Paja

Paja at Iso Omena library

Equipment and services:

3D-printers Ultimaker 2 and Formlabs Form 2

3D-printer manufactures physical objects out of digital files. The printing materials are PLA and SLA plastic. To print, a 3D-file in STL file format is required. Files can be downloaded from for instance Thingiverse.com. Free software for creating a model include Tinkercad.com and SketchUp.com. Customers don’t have to be present through the printing process.

Introductions to 3D-printers are on weekdays from 1pm to 4pm. We cannot guarantee an introduction outside this time.

Materials are offered in the spirit of testing. We cannot guarantee that all colours are always available.

The staff doesn’t supervise the printing.

Printers are shut off when the library is closed.

It is forbidden to print any kind of weapons.

It is forbidden to print for commercial purposes.

Vinyl cutter

Roland Camm-1 Servo, material width max. 61 cm. With the vinyl cutter, you can create one-coloured stickers and cloth prints. There are several colours to choose from. The sticker material is fitting for both indoors and outdoors for even surfaces. Images and texts made with the vinyl cutter can be pressed on to natural fabrics (f. ex. T-shirts) with the the heat press.

Introductions to the vinyl cutter are on weekdays from 1pm to 4pm. We cannot guarantee an introduction outside this time.

Paja offers one (1) metre of materials per customer. We cannot guarantee that all colours are always available. Customers must supply their own materials for larger quantities.

Vinyl printer VersaSTUDIO BN-20

Roland printer cutter, which can print multicoloured prints for different uses, f. ex. clothing, stickers, signs and decorations. Maximum printing width is 480 mm.

Introductions to the vinyl printer are on weekdays from 1pm to 4pm. We cannot guarantee an introduction outside this time.

Paja offers 50 cm of materials per customer. Customers must supply their own materials for larger quantities.

Media workstation (pen display tablet)

The media workstation is meant for drawing, graphic design, graphic layout, animation and other creative digital activities. The windows-based workstation is equipped with Wacom Cintiq 22HD DTK-2200 pen display tablet and Adobe Creative Suite.

Film & negative scanner

The model of the scanner is CanoScan 9000F, Canon, an A4-sized film, slide, negative and document scanner. You can scan four slides and negatives at one time with the slide holder. The holder is fit for 12x35mm sized slides. The scanning accuracy is 9 600 x 9 600 dpi with 48 bit colour depth.

Laser engraving machine Epilog Fusion 40

Epilog Fusion 40 model has the largest working area of any Epilog model. The machine is designed to engrave high quality images using Motion Control system and the leading optics of the field.

The machine is free to use but customers must supply their own materials.

Heat press

For example for printing on cloth. Blue Press Line size: 40cm x 50cm

Sewing machine

Bernina 1008 basic model. There is a guide book available.

The machine is free to use. There are some basic coloured yarns available, but it is advisable for customers to bring their own yarn. The maximum length of the reservation is four hours.

Overlocker

The model is Pfaff Hobbylock 2.0.

A reservation must be made to use the machine. The machine is free to use. The maximum length of the reservation is four hours.

Laminating machine

Max 10 A4 laminating pouches per person.

Paper cutter

Max size A3.

Workspace

There are a lot of tools, a workbench for woodworking, an upright drill and a bandsaw. Woodworking and other dirty work can be done at the workspace with the exception of painting. There can be a maximum of five people in the workspace at one time.

To work at the workspace, you must have a Paja pass, which you’ll be given when you sign the Paja contract. Customers are obliged to clean up the workspace after working.

Minors can use the workspace with a guardian but cannot operate the upright drill and the bandsaw.

Upright drill

Luna MD 30 upright drill. Digital distance meter and 1-13 mm drill bits.                     

Bandsaw

Luna BBS 315 bandsaw.

Tools

Loanable tools: Bosch cordless drill and hammer drill. Boxes include drill bits for different materials

With energy consumption meter you can estimate your energy consumption and calculate an estimated price.

Bosch grinder PSM Primo, 50 watts.

With the surface temperature meter you can measure the surface temperature of a material. The machine uses Celsius scale.

There are also other tools which can only be used at Paja. These include screwdrivers, pliers, a a handsaw, a hammer, a level, a measuring tape, sandpaper, hot glue gun, voltmeter and soldering iron.

Reservations at:

https://varaamo.espoo.fi/

Paja’s opening hours:

Mon-Fre 8 am - 21 pm

Sat 10.30 am - 18 pm

Sun 11am - 18 pm

More information: paja.omena@espoo.fi

Blog for all Pajas in Espoo libraries: http://www.kirjastopaja.fi