Archives For 3D Printing

For a while, the 3D printer has been unloved, but I have recently set it up again in order to start making for things for the new home.

In this post, I will share with you a quick decorative technique that I tried out.

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My Mini Factory And Me

March 8, 2018 — 4 Comments

Hallo you. Just a brief one for this week’s 3D Thursday to let you know that I now have an account over on My Mini Factory where I will be uploading some of my 3D designs for you to make use of.

On this website, you can grab the files free and feel safe in the knowledge that they have been 3D print tested, twice! Continue Reading…

In this blog post, and accompanying video, I will be showing you how to design your own floral button ready for 3D Printing in Microsoft 3D Builder.

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Have you been following this year’s adventures in 3D design and printing? If so, you will likely be delighted to hear that it is once again Thursday so I am ready to dive into another project.

Are you?

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3D Printing returns to the blog in 2018 with a range of ideas for creating some cool projects and tutorials.

This post will feature a video tutorial on how to make an assortment of shaped beads with a hole through the centre for threading.

Best of all it is the first in a three-part series that will help you get to grips with designing things in Microsoft 3D Builder!

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Sadly I didn’t have time to finish the box mentioned in last week’s post, however, I have been able to put together a short video to show you how to create a cube box, onto which you could weld a decorative 3D design, using Microsoft 3D Builder. Continue Reading…

So, free files galore in the last post however what if you want to design your own but don’t want to break the bank on high end design software? There is good news, there are a variety of free and budget priced design packages out there.

In this post I will be sharing some that I have tried out but this list is by no means the end of the road.

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