Tuesday, July 30, 2013

3d Printing Links

Open Modelling Software
http://www.freecadweb.org/ (open source parametric modelling)
http://www.openscad.org/ (constructive solid modelling)

Other Modelling Software
https://tinkercad.com/ (easy to use, online cad tool)
http://www.sketchup.com/ (free for non-commercial use)
http://www.123dapp.com/catch (create a 3d model from a group of photos)

Slicers

3d Printer Control
http://reprap.org/wiki/Printrun (Pronterface, send g-code to printer)
http://www.repetier.com/download/ (Visualize and send g-code to printer)

Links
http://www.thingiverse.com/ (3d models, mostly ready for printing)
http://reprap.org/ (self replicating machine)
http://www.3ders.org/ (3d printing news)
http://www.3dprinter.net/ (3d printing news)
http://www.reddit.com/r/3Dprinting/ (black hole of the internet)

Printing Services

Mother Machines

Mother Machines is an Art and Engineering project to develop a device that can build a factory to assemble its self.