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3d Printer Anatomy : Introduction

Introduction to the 3d printing process

Most people buy a 3d printer, typically a FFF (fused filament fabrication type), after seeing something printed out professionally and after printing something themselves wonder what went wrong.  3d printer anatomy : printed ball

This is where the 3d printer anatomy series will help in understanding what the limitations are.

Their prints are stepped, often fail, have a lot of stringy bits and droopy bits.3d printer anatomy: stringy

Do they keep going?– only the inquisitive, the rest are up for sale on Craigslist,Gumtree or E-bay or in the attic along with the breadmaker, sandwich toaster and scalectrix. Continue reading 3d Printer Anatomy : Introduction