- test the design rules for your printer(s) (group project)
- design and 3D print an object (small, few cm) that could not be made subtractively
- 3D scan an object (and optionally print it) (extra credit: make your own scanner)
Design and 3D print an object
I used Antimony to design one of my favorit cartoon: Elizabeth
Just a simple version:
In our lab, we use gcode format for 3D printers. So I converted from .stl to .gcode in cura.
First, I tried this one which DIYed by the lab:
A half hour test:
Then I tried this one:
It took one hour to finish:
3D scan an object
In our lab we use this 3D scan machine:
First, you should download and install the software.
Tips for scanning:
It's easy to lost tracking:
Finally, I got my body scan through my classmate's help:
And the 3D scan file is here for download.