Use Rates

Machine and material use rates are effective 12/01/2021–09/30/2022.

Updated November 3, 2022.

Review the Policy page for custom powder requests.

Instrument or Material1 Michigan Tech or Commercial
DMP Flex 350 $28/hr
17-4PH Stainless Steel $75.60/kg
L-40 Maraging Steel $0/kg
Aluminum AlSi10Mg $74.40/kg
Titanium Gr5 $325.00/kg
Inconel Ni718 $132/kg
Staff Time2 hourly salary + associated fringe benefits

1Material Use Rates will be reviewed annually to reflect actual cost of material on hand. Users cannot be charged for gifted materials acquired at no cost. Users that supply their own materials will not be charged a material rate.

2Minimum two hours for preparation, consultation, and take-down.