3D modeling software

Slicing software

  • Cura - open source slicing software

3D models

3D scans

Prototyping info

3D filament

How to print with...

3D material overview

Using self tapping screws in a 3D print.

  • A screw with a diameter of 2,85mm fits well in a pilot hole of 2,5mm diameter.
  • Rule of thumb: a pilot hole that is 70-80% the diameter of the screw should work.
  • Info sheet about self tapping plastic screws (link opens in Safari. Chrome seems to have trouble with it)

Fusion 360 tutorials

Autodesk Self-paced learning for Fusion 360

Design guidelines

Mechanical Design guidelines for 3D Printing nuts and bolts, snap-fit pivots and dovetail joints.

Design guidelines for FDM printing

Design guidelines for CNC machining

Tips for press-fit parts

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3D print materials