Join Kacie Hultgren for an in-depth discussion in this video Exporting your file, part of Up and Running with 3D Printing.
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…We fixed a handful of mesh errors, added wall…thickness, and an exit hole for the support material.…As well as, taking some measurements to ensure…that our print meets our 3D printing guidelines.…Now it's time to export to STL format.…Right click on the part, and select export part from the drop down menu.…Notice that you have lots of options.…Netfab is a great tool to convert…between various file types. We're going to choose the top one, STL.…This is binary format, and it's a little bit…smaller and more compressed than the ASCII format beneath it.…
Choose your file name.…I'm going to call this 3D Bunny to print, and save it.…Your file's all ready to go. Now all you have to do is upload…your STL file to the service bureau of your choice.…Or send it to your 3D printer to make a 3D print.…
- What is 3D printing?
- What can you make with a 3D printer?
- Understanding the different 3D printing technologies
- Designing with 3D modeling and scanning
- Creating watertight 3D designs
- Repairing a 3D file
- Exporting your file
Skill Level Appropriate for all
3D Printing on Shapeways Using Mayawith Ryan Kittleson1h 46m Intermediate
SketchUp 2013 Essential Trainingwith George Maestri2h 16m Beginner
1. Discovering 3D Printing
2. Introducing 3D Printing Technology
3. Creating Your First Design
4. Repairing a 3D Design
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