Why STL is dead and 3MF is the future of 3D printing

Why STL is dead and 3MF is the future of 3D printing

The most common and universal file format for 3D printing is STL. It was released in 1987 and It’s dead simple. An STL file describes

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Prusa 3D printing stories: Valerior Ultimate Laser Game System

Prusa 3D printing stories: Valerior Ultimate Laser Game System

My name is Vladimir Kozlik and I’m a huge fan of DIY electronics. And I have been working in the field of electronics for man

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3D printed railway models, part III: The final model

3D printed railway models, part III: The final model

Train models are exciting and fun no matter how old you are and this is our third and final video about model railways. In the

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INFILL pattern and SHELLS – How to get the maximum STRENGTH out of your 3D prints?

INFILL pattern and SHELLS – How to get the maximum STRENGTH out of your 3D prints?

When it comes to the strength of your 3D printed parts print settings play, besides the material a major roll in what your prints can

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Prusa 3D Printing Stories: Artifacts for ’Between Prague to Cairo’ exhibition

Prusa 3D Printing Stories: Artifacts for ’Between Prague to Cairo’ exhibition

My name is Lucie Jirásková and I work in the Czech Institute of Egyptology. To celebrate a special anniversary of the institute, my colleagues and

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How to cut STL models for 3D printing in Meshmixer

How to cut STL models for 3D printing in Meshmixer

It’s obvious that models bigger than the print volume cannot be printed as one piece Basic cuts along the Z-axis can be done directly and

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3D printed railway models, part I: Landscape

3D printed railway models, part I: Landscape

Model railways are amazing. They are fun to watch and it’s even bigger fun to build your own landscape with tiny trains going over bridges

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How to create the BEST 3D Printing TimeLapses! OctoPrint, Octolapse Guide

How to create the BEST 3D Printing TimeLapses! OctoPrint, Octolapse Guide

For an upcoming project I had to design this 3-way corner fitting for PVC pipes. So, I exported it as an .STL file. Sliced it

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Electronics WITHOUT soldering?! – Light up your 3D prints with LEDs and bulbs

Electronics WITHOUT soldering?! – Light up your 3D prints with LEDs and bulbs

Robots, automatic pet feeders, movie props, drones The list of cool projects that combine the power of 3D printing and electronics is endless That said,

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