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Author Salinas, Richard, author

Title 3D Printing with RepRap Cookbook / Salinas, Richard
Edition First edition
Published Packt Publishing, 2014
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Summary Over 80 fast-paced recipes to help you create and print 3D models In Detail Do-it-yourself 3D printing is a new and exciting technology that gives you the power to make extraordinary things that were previously impossible. 3D printing provides great savings on assembly costs as it offers the capability of printing already assembled products. This book is a concise guide to creating 3D models and for mastering the skills of 3D printing through a series of easy-to-follow recipes. It covers the detailed process of 3D printing using RepRap machines along with some fundamental 3D printing techniques such as 3D scanning, parametric modeling, and digital fabrication. What You Will Learn Use the 123D Catch program to 3D scan common objects of almost any size for 3D printing Manipulate the surface mesh of a 3D model using Meshmixer v9001, the 3D modeling program Clean up your scans and stitch them together to make a solid model using MeshLab v1.3.2 Calibrate 3D models using SketchUp v13, a 3D CAD program for precision fabrication Master the controls of the two most popular slicers, Skeinforge and Slic3r Learn how to add textures to your models and avoid undesirable texture through calibration Downloading the example code for this book. You can download the example code files for all Packt books you have purchased from your account at http://www.PacktPub.com. If you purchased this book elsewhere, you can visit http://www.PacktPub.com/support and register to have the files e-mailed directly to you
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Copyright © 2014 Packt Publishing
Issuing Body Made available through: Safari, an O'Reilly Media Company
Subject Three-dimensional printing.
Augmented reality.
Virtual reality.
Three-dimensional imaging.
Computer graphics.
Form Electronic book
Author Safari, an O'Reilly Media Company