As a part of the Love Your Library lecture series, the FabLab / PrintFX presented a workshop to students, covering the 3D printing capabilities of the FabLab, our procedures and workflows, and an overview of common problems and challenges that may occur when 3D printing for the first time. A pdf of the slides is linked here.
This short tutorial explains how to use Netfabb Basic to clean and repair a model
for 3D printing. This example briefly covers how to fix some common errors that may
occur when preparing a file for 3D printing.
Netfabb Basic is freeware, and is available for download here: http://www.netfabb.com/downloadcenter
This tutorial explains how to use Netfabb Basic to measure and resize 3D models in
preparation for 3D printing. Netfabb Basic provides measuring and scaling tools to
help plan around the build platform and minimum wall thickness limitations of specific
3D printers and materials.
Netfabb Basic is freeware, and is available for download here: http://www.netfabb.com/downloadcenter.php?basic=1
Library Technology Resource Manager Jana Duda, and PrintFX / FabLab coordinator Jasper Lin, present Fabricating Your Future, an overview of different fabricating technologies as it relates to FIT's curriculum.