…One of the most common questions about 3D printing is,…what can I make or what is this technology good for?…And uses run the gamut from prototyping to final products of all kinds, in this…video we'll take a look at some of the most prevalent uses of 3D printing.…3D printing originated as a prototype in technology.…A prototype is a preliminary physical representation…of a design in progress.…Traditional techniques include sculpting in clay…or machining in metal, casting and more.…
And while these are useful, they can be really time-consuming.…3D printing is a lot faster.…And it's often called rapid prototyping.…Inventors, designers, and engineers can make a physical copy…of their design in hours, instead of weeks or days.…And this really speeds…up the innovation process, especially in product design.…3D printing is useful in any industry that already has a digital workflow.…Whether it's a digital artist creating a 3D animated…character, or an architect designing a skyscraper, there's only…a few more steps required to translate those existing…
- 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 Intermediate
Maya: 3D Printing with Shapewayswith Ryan Kittleson1h 45m Intermediate
1. Discovering 3D Printing
2. Introducing 3D Printing Technology
3. Creating Your First Design
4. Repairing a 3D Design
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