3D Printer Projects for Makerspaces

by: Lydia Sloan Cline


Abstract: Learn to model and print 3D designs—no experience required! This easy-to-follow guide features twenty 3D printing projects for makers of all skill levels to enjoy. Written in a tutorial, step-by-step manner, 3D Printer Projects for Makerspaces shows how to use Fusion 360, SketchUp, Meshmixer, Remake, and Inkscape to create fun and useful things. Scanning, slicers, silicone molds, settings, and build plate orientation are also covered, as well as post-processing methods that will make your prints really pop! Inside, you'll learn to model, analyze, and print a: • Phone case • Coin bank • Art stencil • Cookie cutter • Cookie dunker • Personalized key fob • Lens cap holder • Lithophane night-light • Pencil cup with applied sketch • Business card with QR code • Bronze pendant • Soap mold • Hanging lampshade • Scanned Buddha charm • And more!
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Title: 3D Printer Projects for Makerspaces

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education: New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Athens, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Milan, New Delhi, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto

Copyright / Pub. Date: 2017 McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9781259860386

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Lydia Sloan Cline teaches drafting, digital modeling, and 3D printing classes at Johnson County Community College in Overland Park, Kansas. She works for architecture firms, judges competive technology events, and is active in her local maker community. Lydia is also the author of 3D Printing and CNC Fabrication with SketchUp and 3D Printing with Autodesk 123D, Tinkercad, and MakerBot (published by McGraw-Hill Education).

Description: Learn to model and print 3D designs—no experience required! This easy-to-follow guide features twenty 3D printing projects for makers of all skill levels to enjoy. Written in a tutorial, step-by-step manner, 3D Printer Projects for Makerspaces shows how to use Fusion 360, SketchUp, Meshmixer, Remake, and Inkscape to create fun and useful things. Scanning, slicers, silicone molds, settings, and build plate orientation are also covered, as well as post-processing methods that will make your prints really pop! Inside, you'll learn to model, analyze, and print a: • Phone case • Coin bank • Art stencil • Cookie cutter • Cookie dunker • Personalized key fob • Lens cap holder • Lithophane night-light • Pencil cup with applied sketch • Business card with QR code • Bronze pendant • Soap mold • Hanging lampshade • Scanned Buddha charm • And more!