Want to get the best results from your 3D printer? Check out our guide to the best 3D slicer software tools available right now. Most are free.
Want to get the most out of your Anycubic i3 Mega? It all depends on the Cura settings you use. Here's what we suggest as the best Cura profile for your Anycubic i3 Mega.
Learn all you need to know about infill patterns in Cura. Find the best Cura infill pattern for cool and effective prints while saving time and money.
Let's explore the main Cura support settings and how you can tweak them to obtain optimal support structures! This article should give you a jump start to forming the perfect Cura profile for your printer.
Learn about best practices for 3D slicer settings in this guest post from 3D printing community Pinshape. Slice like a champ and get 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.
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!
Some things just make other things better. Plugins for Ultimaker's Cura are good examples. Check out our top 5 picks.
Slic3r or Cura? That's the question! We compare the top two open source slicers, focusing on their best features. Find out which is best for you.
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 Alfawise U20 is a popular 3D printer amongst budget-minded makers, but the lack of quality Cura settings has left many users stranded. Here are the best Cura profile settings for the Alfawise U20.
The creator of the Ironing feature currently in the Cura 2.7 Beta details a new method that offers similar results in less print time.
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.
Ultimaker’s Cura 2.5 has left its beta status. It offers faster slicing capabilities, dual printhead controls, and better user control.
Ultimaker has announced it will integrate HP scanning software into Ultimaker Cura, optimizing the workflow between 3D scanning and 3D printing.
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.
Ultimaker unveils two software platforms that will improve and extend the capabilities of their popular line of 3D printing machines.