Intro to 3D Printing

Intro to 3D Printing class Chimera
Fri, May 17, 2019, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Category: Skills, DIY

Come in and check out the world of 3D printing!

Intros and Goals of the class:

1. Overview of 3D Printing

  • SLA, SLS/SLM, FDM/FFF

2. Basic components of FDM/FFF

  • Software
  • Hardware Task Flow

3. Object Definition – Facet file

  • Slicing
  • Set the Printer
  • Monitor the print
  • Removal of object
  • Object post processing

4. Cura

  • Loading an stl
  • Positioning
  • Basic slicing
  • Shells
  • Infill

5. Ender-3

  • Overview
  • Menus

6. Bed Leveling

  • Loading a file and starting the print
  • Print removal
  • Care and maintenance of the Ender 3

7. 3D Printing Resources

  • Thingiverse.com
  • Google Groups
  • 3D printings Tips

Chimera Arts and Maker Space
6791 Sebastopol Ave