Tutorials

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How to Insert a Z Pause in a Stratasys Printer

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How do I use a Stratasys printer with multiple materials? Multiple colors? How do I add metal inserts in my 3D printed part? This tutorial explains how to use Stratasys software to insert pauses (Z-pause) during an FDM print job, to change materials, colors or to add metal inserts. Go to Step 1 for some documentation and examples of parts printed with Z Pause.
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How to Orient Parts for Strenth, Speed or Surface Finish

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Build optimization is dependent on a part’s function (conceptual model, functional prototype, manufacturing tool or end-use part). Based on the part’s function, the user must select the appropriate orientation to balance or optimize surface finish, strength, or build time of the part. By following these best practices, you can cut down on time and waste.
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How to go From 3D Scanning to 3D Printing

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A 3D scanner is a device that analyzes and captures the geometry and colors of physical objects to transform them into digital 3D models. The scanning process collects sample points from the object’s surface and generates its geometric shape through extrapolation. There are many different 3D scanning technologies and each one comes with its own advantages, limitations and cost. Stratasys tested two types of Creaform 3D scanners: the HandyScan 700 and the Go!SCAN 20. These portable 3D scanners can be used for a wide range of applications, offering a simple and intuitive scanning experience, providing fast and reliable results. The Go!Scan 20 scanner can capture 3D data in color. It provides a very fast measurement rate and requires minimal data post-processing. The HandySCAN 700 is used mainly for taking measurements and reverse engineering. This scanner is fast at delivering accurate and high resolution 3D scans while remaining simple to use. All phases of product design, from concept through manufacturing, can benefit from the workflow combination of 3D scanning and printing. This process can reduce the number of design iterations and the time between each, lowering the total cost of each prototype. The following is brought to you by Stratasys:
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RENDERING

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The simply way to colour a 3d model [RHINO 5 SOFTWARE] 1. Download favourite colour or what you need to add . 2. Select the model 3. Click material colour 4. click on object 5. select the file where you saved the colour and open the colour 6. According to your choice you can modify the colour by colour option I added a short video with model DIAMOND
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enabled real view in solidworks 2017

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enabled real view in solidworks 2017
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How to create a Visualize Scene Options (Lists) for Scene States in SimLab Composer?

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Visualize scene options for Scene State and Animation Sequences allow users to displaying them as entities in VR Viewer, press "Alt" on your keyboard to show Pins and click "LBUTTON" to select Scene States which appear as entities from the Pins. In this tutorial, we will show you How to create a Visualize Scene Options (Lists) for Scene States in SimLab Composer.
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How to Paint FDM Parts

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There are many reasons for coating FDM parts. These include UV protection, sealing, shielding, or surface modification, but painting FDM parts for an aesthetically pleasing finish is the most common. Painting brings a product to life by adding depth, contrast and character. This is true for concept models, marketing samples, and finished goods. For product development and many production applications, paint completes the desired look and feel. With a little know-how and a touch of patience, models, prototypes, and parts can look like production parts. The following instructions are for creating top-quality painted parts. For applications that do not require this level of finishing, skip any unneeded steps. A good paint finish traditionally starts with sanding and filling.
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How to Make Molds for Sand Casting of Aluminum Alloy

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Watch Video https://youtu.be/QM18JzVhGHs
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How to Apply Custom Toolpaths for Thin Walls and Bosses

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When processing an STL file, smaller or larger toolpath widths are sometimes required to achieve proper fill for certain portions or features of a part. While changing the tip or modifying global toolpath settings for the entire part will generally work, oftentimes it is unnecessary. Custom Groups provide a means to specify different toolpath parameters for an individual curve or curves. The following tutorial is brought to you by Stratasys:
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How to Section Oversized Parts Using Insight

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A part that is larger than the build envelope of a 3D printer can still be printed. Oversized parts may be sectioned and subsequently bonded. This tutorial will give you the best practices for sectioning oversized parts. Software: Insight software
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How to create Scene State for VR Viewer/Lists in SimLab Composer?

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Scene State tools allow users to switching between the different configurations for the selected 3D model such as transforms, visibility, camera, light power, materials and render sittings states to use it in VR Viewer and Visualize Scene Options. In this tutorial, we will show you how to create Scene State to use it in VR Viewer and Lists in SimLab Composer.
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Applying Colors to Your Model Using SOLIDWORKS, Adobe Photoshop, and Rhinoceros

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Being able to print in full color, including gradients and textures, is one of the many advantages of the Stratasys J750 3D Printer. This best practices document provides instructions for color selection with the Stratasys J750 and includes procedures for models designed with SOLIDWORKS, Adobe Photoshop and Rhinoceros software.