Making of Fart Boy – From Resin 3d print to Resin Toy

This is a quick look at the step-by-step in the making of one of our resin toy designs – Fart Boy:   Being a digitally 3d modeled piece, a complete version of Fart Boy is printed to check out how the proportions and sizing works. All the little structs of …

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3D Printable IKEA Tertial Lamp Swivel Clamp

This is an idea inspired from our constant need to swivel our IKEA Tertial Lamps around to reach different areas of our workspace. The Problem The problem arose from the fact that the lamp base was designed to hold the lamp in a stationary position and was ill-suited to swivel …

Settings for Stronger Supports in Simplify3D

When it comes to 3d printing out more complicated models in FDM printers, it’s common to have to place a lot of support around them. Given that there may be parts where you only need a little bit to hold up a features of your 3d models, you may end …

Running Resin 3D Printing Calibration Tests in NanoDLP

One of the really cool features in NanoDLP which is sometimes overlooked is its ability to generate a calibration test plate which can help you zero in on your resin and 3d printer’s optimal cure times. This is important as having too short cure times will not allow your resin …

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Setting Gcode Print Pauses for Filament Changes in Simplify3D

Sometimes to add a little jazz to your 3d prints, you may want to change filaments halfway through. Sometimes it is possible to watch your 3d printer manually to do a pause and replace. However, if you are running a lot of similar pieces which require consistency in swapping filaments …

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Setting up Cura for ATOM 2.5EX Dual Extrusion

Here’s a translated version of the official ATOM guide for setting up your ATOM 2.5EX Dual Extrusion in Cura. Great thanks to the ATOM team for allowing us to translate it to share with more folks. Here we go: Getting Cura Installed with Atom 2.5 EX Machine Profile First off, …