What is happening at the lab [Updated 30/03/2020]

We are closed, effective immediately from tomorrow Thursday 11/3 and until at least 13/4. Teaching and courses at RUC are online, not at campus. Re the prime minister's response to the corona virus.

Do you need help, advice or sparring about your project? (both student projects at RUC and more general Fablab help)

Open online lab 1230-1330 mon, tues, wed, thu, fri online on Microsoft Teams:

https://teams.microsoft.com/l/channel/19%3a927a64f9a20d42e4ad3596bc18bcfe2d%40thread.tacv2/General?groupId=880e02d9-aeeb-4c61-bdf2-68570e478a08&tenantId=5cb8e839-a838-4bb8-92af-d7756c2b7916 and/or code i443wei

If you have an urgent request, contact lab leader Nicolas Padfield 46743230 / fablab@ruc.dk
If you want project guidance etc., write us an email at fablab@ruc.dk explaining your query and specify a mobile number, messenger or similar to contact you on. We are working from home and are happy to provide online/phone guidance.


Do please take the authorities' recommendations to limit the spread of corona virus very seriously.

See recommendations here https://coronasmitte.dk

Please read get started before coming the first time.

Fablab intro (3Dprint / Laser cutting / CNC milling) for new users:

  • Tuesdays starting at 12.30 and again at 19.00
  • Wednesday starting at 10.30 and again at 14.00

Special events:

  • Moving - From week 16 - 30 - we preparing for moving from building 4 to buildings 9 and 37. We are open but in dissarray.

  • Week 9-10 (2020/03/24 - 2020/05/06) Humtek workshops for 200 students. We do not recommend coming these two weeks. Lab will be very full and there will be queue for machines and help.

  • Week 14 (2020/04/20 - 2020/05/03): Performance-design workshop for 30 students. Lab will be very full and there may be queue for machines and help.

  • 5-axis CNC machining is down for service (spindle controller failure).

  • Thursdays are servicing the lab and machines day and preparing moving - no help available but you are welcome if you are self-sufficient.

Opening hours:

  • Monday 10.00-16.00
  • Tuesday 12.00-21.00
  • Wednesday 10.00-16.00
  • (Thursday: 10.00-16.00) - servicing the lab and machines and preparing moving day - no help available but you are welcome if you are self-sufficient.
  • Friday 10.00-16.00

We usually eat lunch sometime between 12 and 13. CNC and laser cutting only while there is staff present, due to fire risk. 3D printing, electronics etc. is available 24/7 to trusted users.

Biofablab: Intro and use of the biofablab for projects -> come and ask us, and we will figure something out. Open as Fablab.

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FabLab RUC, Roskilde University
Universitetsvej 1, Building 4.0
4000 Roskilde, Denmark

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Phone: +45 46742055
Email: fablab@ruc.dk

General opening Hours

  • Monday: 10-16
  • Tuesday: 12-21
  • Wednesday: 10-16
  • (Thursday: 10-16 - servicing the lab and machines day - no help available and some machines down for planned maintenance some of the time - but you are welcome if you are self-sufficient.)
  • Friday: 10-16

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