CC4211 Rapid Prototyping Laboratory Syllabus:

CC4211 Rapid Prototyping Laboratory Syllabus – Anna University PG Syllabus Regulation 2021


At the end of the course, the student shall be able to:
1. Optimize the process parameters of FDM machine to improve the quality of the parts produced.
2. Build complex engineering assemblies in plastic material with less process planning.
3. Improve surface finish of fabricated plastic components for the engineering applications.
4. Design and fabricate working models for the conceptual testing applications.


1. Review of CAD Modeling Techniques and Introduction to RP
2. Forming Groups & Assigning Creative Idea
3. Generating STL files from the CAD Models & Working on STL files
4. Modeling Creative Designs in CAD Software
5. Assembling Creative Designs in CAD Software
6. Processing the CAD data in Catalyst software (Selection of Orientation, Supports generation, Slicing, Tool path generation)
7. Sending the tool path data to FDM RP machine
8. Removing the supports & post processing (cleaning the surfaces)
9. Demonstrating Creative Working Models