Want to get the best results from your 3D printer? Check out the 18 best 3D slicer software tools in 2019. Most of them are free!
G-code generators create the detailed machine instructions necessary to create a part, either in 3D printing or CNC machining. Learn more about what a G-code generator is and how it works.
Looking for “Simplify3D free download” and don't want to commit to buy the popular slicer software? Here are the best answers to the question: Is there a free full version?
A stereolithography file, or STL, is a common method of expressing a 3D concept model. Most manufacturing systems, however, require G-code. To this end, you might be wondering how to convert STL to G-code. Find out in the following!
Retraction is a great way to reduce strings or blobs on the outside of your prints. In this article, we explore what retraction is, why retraction is employed, and how retraction settings are tweaked to produce the perfect print.
Modern 3D printing software makes G-code simulating possible in a form of a tool-path. This tool is extremely cool for delving into layers, and can also be important for advanced designers. Here's some of the most trusted & popular G-code viewing tools.
Let's take a look at the extrusion multiplier in Cura, called flow rate. What is it? And how can you adjust it to fix certain print issues? All aboard the train to better prints!
Retraction is an easy and powerful way to reduce stringing and oozing in your 3D prints. Find out how to tune the Cura retraction settings for clean, string-free models.
The new Smooth Variable Layer Height feature for Slic3r Prusa Edition improves surface quality while maintaining print speed.
3D printing shells are more important than you might think. They can have a huge influence on how stable your 3D printed model will be and how the object can be used.
The latest update of Slic3r Prusa Edition will improve printing with water soluble supports for Prusa i3 MK2 users.
Ultimaker is now releasing its stable version of the Cura 3.2 after a few weeks of beta testing. You can now download the optimized software from the company's website.
3D slicer Cura is the quasi-standard of all 3D printing slicers. It’s versatile, open source and it gets the job done nicely. Now it‘s getting a big update for Mac and PC with interesting new features and improvements.
Prusa is launching PrusaControl, an accessible and intelligent slicing program that makes 3D printing easy to use for beginners.
Ultimaker has released Cura 3.0, the newest version of its free slicer software. Find out if it is indeed the next big step for 3D printing.
Professional 3D slicer software "Simplify 3D" now offers multi-language support for English, Japanese, Spanish, German, French and Italian.