Tutorials

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PolyJet 3D Printing: How to Assign Colors in GrabCAD Print

31 1 Beginner
When you import a part into GrabCAD Print and you have color options, it'll default to white. This tutorial teaches you how to apply colors using the Pantone™ Color Library selection tool. This tutorial is great for users with the Stratasys J750 and other PolyJet printers.
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How to Create Texturing Patterns on FDM 3D Printed Parts

13 0 Beginner
When producing FDM parts that will be installed in user-facing applications, or when FDM prototypes need to have a more interesting appearance, surface profile and finish are critical. Texturing a part file allows for a unique pattern or design to be built directly into part surfaces, reducing the layer line visibility as well as post-processing time. Coatings and paint can be applied directly to the textured surface to create a finished part.
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How to Lower Your 3D Printer Material Cost Using this Trick in GrabCAD Print

10 0 Beginner
GrabCAD Print has a feature that allows you to fill hollow parts with support material, thus reducing your material cost. Learn how to apply it here!
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How to Make GrabCAD Voxel Print Slices Using Matlab

7 1 Expert
This tutorial is intended for users who already have a passing familiarity with Matlab and J750 operation. It is NOT intended to be a comprehensive lesson on how to use the Matlab software or PolyJet printers. The following is brought to you by Stratasys:
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How to Import and 3D Print Assembled Parts in GrabCAD Print

6 0 Beginner
GrabCAD Print allows you to import multiple file types, including STL files, an assembly of STLs and even VRMLs. But if you're having problems working with complex assemblies, this tutorial will show you how to unlock your assembly so you can separate your parts. Then, you'll be able to make material and color assignments with ease.
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How to Print Remotely on the Stratasys F123 Series Using Wait For Part Mode

2 1 Beginner
The new Stratasys® F123™ Series can print industrial-grade, reliable concept models, functional prototypes, jigs, and fixtures. In applications such as these, printer operators will often want to print parts quickly, remotely, and on-demand. That is why this series has a Wait for Part Mode, letting you send files straight to the printer to start building immediately, without needing to select the job manually from the Queue. This tutorial will explain how to use this mode.
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How to Make Complex Material Assignments to an Assembly Using Digital Materials in GrabCAD Print

2 0 Intermediate
The Digital Materials selection pane in GrabCAD Print gives you the ability to create complex 3D print assemblies with a variety of colors and textures -- all on one tray. Learn how to use this tool so you can assign complex material assignments with ease!
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How to Install GrabCAD Print on Your Stratasys J Series Printers

1 0 Beginner
This tutorial covers how to set up your GrabCAD Print software for your J750 or any other Stratasys printer in the J series.
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Transparent 3D Printing is Easy with GrabCAD Print

1 0 Beginner
The visualization tools in GrabCAD Print make clear 3D printing easy! There are a number of ways to apply transparency to your part, and then view which areas will have a matte or glossy finish. This is really helpful so you can change the orientation of the part to suit your needs.
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How to Optimize Parts on a Tray in GrabCAD Print

1 0 Beginner
Learn how to orient and arrange your parts in GrabCAD Print for the quickest and most efficient 3D printing.