Complete the following form to submit an X-Carve request. Makerspace staff will contact you after your response has been submitted and reviewed.

X-Carve Submission Form

X-Carve Use Agreement

The Library reserves the right to review and approve all projects. The design may be examined to ensure that it is possible to produce. If there is a problem with the design and/or production, the patron will be informed of the problem(s) and the change(s) needed before the design can be cut/carved.

In addition, the Library reserves all rights to:

  • Refuse any request.
  • Stop production due to time constraints or machine capabilities.
  • Limit the number of requests.
  • Charge users for completed projects.
  • Limit access to the X-Carve to Algonquin Area Public Library District cardholders.

Patrons are not permitted to use the X-Carve to create objects which are:

  • Prohibited by local, state or federal law.
  • In violation of the terms of use of the manufacturer of the X-Carve.
  • Obscene or inappropriate for the Library environment.
  • In violation of a person's intellectual property rights, e.g., the X-Carve may not be used to produce objects which are protected by a copyright, patent or trademark.
Agree to X-Carve use terms
Type of Request
Is this request part of a registered program or is it for general/personal laser cutter use?

Program Information

Please select the program this submission is related to
Enter the program code supplied during the program.

Please wait until you have been contacted by Makerspace Staff with the correct program code before submitting. Invalid codes may not be accepted or may delay completion of the project.
Find your project in Easel. Click on "Project" and "Share". Choose "Unlisted" and enter the project link in the box above.

General Use Submission

What kind of material do you want carve? Please include the type of material, size, and thickness.
Find your project in Easel. Click on "Project" and "Share". Choose "Unlisted" and enter the project link in the box above.
Makerspace staff and equipment have limited time and availability. The selected date is not a guarantee; it is merely a request. A staff member will be in contact to coordinate final time frames.