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Apr 21, 2019
G-Code Generator – All You Need to Know
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Apr 6, 2019
G-Code Simulator/Viewer – 5 Best Tools to Simulate 3D Printing
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Apr 4, 2019
Cura Retraction Settings – How to Avoid Stringing
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Mar 26, 2019
STL to G-Code – How to Convert STL Files to G-Code
Featured image of Ultimaker Cura 4.0 Released with Improved User Interface and Updated Custom Mode Panel
Mar 19, 2019
Ultimaker Cura 4.0 Released with Improved User Interface and Updated Custom Mode Panel
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Mar 18, 2019
Extrusion Multiplier (Cura) – 5 Ways to Improve Your Prints
Featured image of 3D Printing Shells – All You Need to Know
Mar 8, 2019
3D Printing Shells – All You Need to Know
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Feb 4, 2019
Best 3D Slicer Software for 3D Printers in 2019 (Most are Free)
Featured image of 2019 Simplify3D Free Download – Is There a Free Full Version?
Jan 15, 2019
2019 Simplify3D Free Download – Is There a Free Full Version?
Featured image of Ultimaker Cura 4.0 Beta Released with Preview of New User Interface
Dec 19, 2018
Ultimaker Cura 4.0 Beta Released with Preview of New User Interface
Featured image of Cura 3.6 Offers Plugins and Material Profiles via a new “Marketplace”
Nov 15, 2018
Cura 3.6 Offers Plugins and Material Profiles via a new “Marketplace”
Featured image of 3D Printer Retraction Speed – What Does It Mean?
Oct 29, 2018
3D Printer Retraction Speed – What Does It Mean?
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Jul 24, 2018
Autodesk’s NetFabb 2019.0 is Now Available to Download
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Jun 5, 2018
Ultimaker Releases New and Improved Cura 3.4 Beta
Featured image of Ultimaker Cura 3.2 Adds Experimental Supports and Layer Features, Improves UI
Feb 8, 2018
Ultimaker Cura 3.2 Adds Experimental Supports and Layer Features, Improves UI
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Jan 17, 2018
Download Simplify3D Free Trial And Other Free Alternatives
Featured image of Cura 3.1 Brings New Printing Profiles, Enhanced UI, and Better Slicing Features
Dec 8, 2017
Cura 3.1 Brings New Printing Profiles, Enhanced UI, and Better Slicing Features
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Oct 17, 2017
Cura 3.0 Brings Shiny UI, Fractal Infill Patterns, and 3rd Party Plugins
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Aug 10, 2017
Prusa Releases Water Soluble Support Upgrade for Slic3r Prusa Edition
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Jun 8, 2017
PrusaControl Offers Easy To Use Slicer For Beginners

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Featured image of G-Code Generator – All You Need to Know
Machine See, Machine Do
G-Code Generator – All You Need to Know

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.

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To buy or not to buy
2019 Simplify3D Free Download – Is There a Free Full Version?

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?

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Transforming the Transformable
STL to G-Code – How to Convert STL Files to G-Code

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!

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3D Printer Retraction Speed – What Does It Mean?

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.

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G-Code Simulator/Viewer – 5 Best Tools to Simulate 3D Printing

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.

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A Multitude of Solutions
Extrusion Multiplier (Cura) – 5 Ways to Improve Your Prints

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!

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Cura Your Stringing Ailments
Cura Retraction Settings – How to Avoid Stringing

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.

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Quality Update!
Slic3r Prusa Edition Unveils Smooth Variable Layer Height Feature

The new Smooth Variable Layer Height feature for Slic3r Prusa Edition improves surface quality while maintaining print speed.

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3D Printing Shells – All You Need to Know
3D Printing Shells – All You Need to Know

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.

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Ultimaker Cura 3.2 Adds Experimental Supports and Layer Features, Improves UI

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.

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Cura Beta 2.3 out now
Cura 2.3 Update: New Features, Major Improvements on the 3D Slicer

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.

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PrusaControl Offers Easy To Use Slicer For Beginners

Prusa is launching PrusaControl, an accessible and intelligent slicing program that makes 3D printing easy to use for beginners.

Featured image of Cura 3.0 Brings Shiny UI, Fractal Infill Patterns, and 3rd Party Plugins
All good things come in threes
Cura 3.0 Brings Shiny UI, Fractal Infill Patterns, and 3rd Party Plugins

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.

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Simplify 3D gets Multi-Language Support, Adds 20 Popular Printers

Professional 3D slicer software "Simplify 3D" now offers multi-language support for English, Japanese, Spanish, German, French and Italian.