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Free CAD Software... Part One

Posted by Jeff Coulter on

Free CAD Software... Part One

Free CAD Software... Part One First in a series of looks at *FREE* CAD software. When you move beyond just downloading what you are going to print, and need to make your own design, what do you use? We'll be looking at some free alternatives to the expensive CAD heavyweights that are out there. They all take some adjusting to, and have their own interface quirks and conventions and methods of accomplishing things. Today's candidate is, for pretty obvious reasons [it's free!], is called FreeCad. Get FreeCAD here. For Windows, MAC, or LINUX. For all your 3D Printer needs, visit...

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How to Use PLA Welding

Posted by John Marello on

How to Use PLA Welding

PLA Welding – How to Fuse PLA Seams and Cracks PLA welding is a great technique to put in your 3D printing tool box. Allowing you to join two 3D printed pieces together or fill in cracks, PLA welding can form strong, durable bonds. How does it work? When should you use it? Read on to learn more, https://bit.ly/2VwdsME

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