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FabLab/Makerspace (Rm 426): 3D Printing Basics

3D printing, poster-size printing, conferencing and video-making equipment.

Stages of 3D Printing

How to 3D Print - General

3D Print in Action

Other Movement Systems

Books @ RCC Library

3D Model Mesh - Polygonal Mesh

Cartesian Coordinate System

Object Layers

Usually 200 microns or about 1/5 of a millimeter

Lowering the micron level will give a higher quality surface finish but will take longer to print.



.STL Files Explained