3D Printing Tutorials, Guides, How-tos

Helpful tutorials, guides, how-tos, and FAQs for 3D printing, CAD and more.

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3D Slash: How to Design a Cup for 3D Printing

In this workshop you'll learn how to construct a round and hollow 3D object like a coffee or a soft drink cup in the free 3D Slash software.

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Investing in 3D printing
How to invest in 3D printing stock (Part 2)

Shapeways, Sculpteo, i.Materialise, Rinkak and 3D Hubs ship professional 3D printed goods to consumers. Here’s what you must know about their pros and cons.

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5 things you should know before you buy a 3D Selfie

So you’ve decided to get yourself printed as a 3D figurine? There are 5 things you should consider before you go.

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WASP: Company Profile in 11 Facts

Looking for information on 3D printing company WASP? We‘ve accumulated the most important facts in this company profile.

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Makerbot Industries: Company Profile in 11 Facts

Looking for information on Makerbot Industries? We‘ve accumulated the most important company facts in this MakerBot Industries Company Profile.

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7 Basic 3D Printing Tools to Get Started

You plan to do some 3D printing sessions? You will need some tools you may not have thought of. Make sure to get these basic 3D printing tools.

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3D Slash: How to Add Your Name in 3D to an Object

3D Slash has no text feature, so you need to import an image of the name as a stencil and use that to extrude the letters in 3D.

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What is a 3D Selfie?

I know what a selfie is - but, what the heck, is a 3D selfie? And where do I get one?

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The All3DP Holiday Gift Guide

Give the gift of 3D printing this festive season! Here's a collection of 3D printers, accessories and more to inspire your gifting this year.

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Formlabs: Company Information in 11 Facts

Looking for information on Formlabs? We‘ve accumulated the most important facts in this company profile.

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3D Systems: Company Profile in 11 Facts

Looking for information on 3D Systems? We‘ve accumulated the most important facts in this company profile.

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MyMiniFactory: Company Profile in 11 Facts

Looking for information on 3D printing company MyMiniFactory? We‘ve accumulated the most important facts in this company profile.

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How to 3D Print Your Logo Using 3D Slash

In this workshop you will learn how to use 3D Slash to turn a 2D logo into a three-dimensional model for 3D printing.

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Investing in 3D printing
Investing in 3D printing: part one

For most small investors, 3D printing stocks are a long-term investment. Here are the companies that will drive the new social revolution.

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32 Fantastic PLA Filament Blends – The Complete Overview

Here is a complete overview of all PLA filament blends available today? Algea, Aluminum, Bamboo Wood, Beer, Birch Wood, Brass, Bronze, Carbon Fiber, Cedar Wood, Coconut Wood, Coffee, Color Changing, Conductive, Copper, Cork Wood, Ebony Wood, ...