The Launch Pad has a Nomad 3 Desktop CNC Machine. The CNC machine uses an end mill to engrave or cut onto various materials. A registered library card in good standing is required to use the CNC machine. The CNC machine is available to use by appointment only. Use the button below to make an appointment.
NoMad 3 software
* = indicates free software
- LinkedIn Learning (library card required)
CNC Model Resources
Communities offering free models to download
CNC MACHINE RESOURCES
Materials should be flat, even and fit within the 8” x 8” x 3” size limit. All member-supplied materials must be approved by Launch Pad staff prior to use.
- High density polyethylene (HDPE)
- Machinable wax
- Hardwood and Softwood
- Steel & Stainless steel
- Sterling Silver
Free Weekly Supply List
Free supplies are available for ITPLD library members, as well as reciprocal members with cards in good standing. Members are limited to 2 items each week as stated on the Supplies List. No items will be sold through the Launch Pad. The week begins on Monday and ends on Sunday.
How does the cnc machine work?