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 …

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, …

Setting up Simplify3D for ATOM 2.5EX Dual Extrusion

First off, main credit for this guide goes out to 黃至宇 from ATOM 3D Printer Group for putting together this guide (originally in Chinese) for Dual Extrusion in Simplify3d (S3D) for the ATOM 2.5EX. Here is the English version of the guide so more can benefit from the information: Foreword …