Tag Archive for '3d printing'

How much filament is on the roll of plastic?

So my slicer software of choice (Simplify3D) gives me some estimates on filament length for a printed part. That’s handy enough but my filament is wrapped around a spool and it’s a little bit unclear exactly how long that length of filament that is left is before it runs out. So… apply math instead. Weight […]

3d Printing in American Fork

Been printing orders from 3dhubs for quite a while.  It’s easy for anyone with an object they need printed to just upload it and get it printed out.  Come by and pick it up or I can mail it. It’s harder if you need something custom made.  You have to do the CAD work first. […]

3d printing services in American Fork

So the last project I worked on at work required some hardware enclosures, handles and a couple odds and ends that we decided to design ourselves and 3D print. So lucky me, I’ve entered the 3D printing arena. Been having enough fun doing it that I’ve started offering printing services to the local market. My […]