Rapid Architectural Prototyping Laboratory

Department of Architecture, ETH Zurich


Pop-up Store HIL B 61

ETH Store is opening a small pop-up store to support our students during this semester’s finals. You can get your model building supplies in bulk from 15.5-26.5.

Pouring Workshop HIL

Lila Siewczyk, the newly appointed person for the pouring workshop, started on the first of April, 2023. Lila will guide and assist students during their studies regarding all mold-making, casting, and model-building questions.


The ONA workshop was updated last semester after many years of regular use and is now adapted to the needs of the faculty. The new workshop manager, Federico Billeter, looks forward to helping and guiding you with your projects during the semester. 

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Zund Tutorial HIL

Please check out our new Zund tutorial before you come to the workshop. We standardized the color coding between Zund and Laser-cutters to ensure that the drawings become interchangeable on the two types of machines.

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New 3d-Printers HIL/ONA

The Raplab updated its old 3d-printers last semester and has ten new Prusa printers at HIL and two at ONA. Please follow our new tutorial to get all the parameters before you start printing.

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