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FabLab: Print a 3D Model: 3D Printing Basics

Learn how to print a 3D model using our FabLab 3D Print Tools.

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