Materials and costs


To the Fablab is free for everyone. We are open on Wednesday afternoon for visitors & VUB personel/students.

Machine introductions

Are free for all VUB students/personel and anyone under the age of 18.

For other visitors, we ask a contribution per workshop which varies depending on the introduction.


All VUB students/personal can use the machines for free. This is also the case for anyone under the age of 18.

For other visitors, the prices of the table underneath apply.

It is currently not possible to make reservations.

Lasercutters20 €/h
3D printers3 €/h
Milling machines10 €/h (excl. milling bit)


Are free if you bring your own.
Materials from the Fablab are available at cost:

Birch plywood 6mm1000 x 750 mm15 €
MDF 3 & 4 mm1100 x 800 mm5 €
Aluminumlimited stock – ask us15 €/kg
Plexiglass 3 mmlimited stock – ask us30 €/m²
Plexiglass 4 mmlimited stock – ask us40 €/m²
Plexiglass 6 mmlimited stock – ask us60 €/m²
PCB, photosensitive sheet100 x 160 mm5 €
Plywood sheet for CNC, 18 mm2440 x 1220 mm100 €