Lamin Kivelä is a member of All3DP’s Content Academy and contributing writer for All3DP.com.
Adjusting shell thickness is an easy way to optimize the durability of your 3D print. Too much and you increase print time and cost, while too little renders your model unprintable. Follow our checklist to point yourself in the right direction!
Leveling the print bed on an FDM 3D printer is a necessary two-step process if you want the foundation of your 3D print to succeed. This 3D printer bed leveling tutorial takes you through the steps and explains them along the way.
If your 3D print cools unevenly, it can lose its grip on the build plate and curl up, creating a warped bottom layer. But there are solutions, and here we present 10 easy and effective ways to fix 3D print warping.
Does your next project call for the durable PETG used in plastic bottles? Or perhaps you want to go for PLA, the environmentally friendly bioplastic used in surgical implants? Continue reading for an in-depth comparison of the two!