Session 8 – 3D printing

This session covers the following subjects

  • 3D file types
  • 3D printers
  • Materials for 3D printing
  • Slicing
  • Build plate adhesion
  • Weak and strong directions
  • Support, raft, optimal printing orientation
  • Avoiding warping
  • Dimensional error


How to prepare a 3D model for printing, aka Slicing

Avoiding warping

How to get your model to stick, aka build plate adhesion