FabLab Cardiff

FabLab Cardiff is a workshop equipped with the latest in digital manufacturing technology that can be used by designers, artists and the public, as well as companies and other organisations. Accredited by the global Fab Network users can take advantage of the Cardiff School of Art and Design’s research and expertise to make just about anything.

FabLab Cardiff Team

Opening times

Members are welcome:

Monday10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday10:00 - 17:00
Thursday13:00 - 20:30


Charges are made for the time spent on the equipment and materials used.
Equipment rates vary from £2 per hour for 3D printing to £10 for fifteen minutes of CNC milling.
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Every first Thursday of the month we hold Health & Safety inductions and instruction on our equipment. Sessions are held at 16:00 & 18:30. Free for members £20 for non-members.


We offer membership packages for regular users. You receive discounts on workshop fees, bookable access to the Lab, 25% discount on all bookable machine time and free induction workshops on how to use all the kit on offer. Rates start at £40 per quarter.
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