Guide For Investment Casting With Castable Resin

By | 2017-11-24T15:47:51+00:00 September 20th, 2016|Tutorial|

With Castable Resin, you can produce detailed metal parts through the investment casting process. Developed specifically with investment casting in mind, the resin burns out cleanly with no ash or residue, making it perfect for jewelry, metalworking, and engineering applications. Castable Resin is optimized for the best burnout performance, but developing a specific burnout and [...]

Convert your files to STL

By | 2017-11-24T15:48:09+00:00 March 19th, 2015|Creations, News, Tutorial|

This tutorial will guide you through every platform available, that allow converting your files to stl format. But always bear in mind that you can only export 3D solid objects to stl format.   AutoCAD At the command prompt type “FACETRES” Set FACETRES to 10 Type “STLOUT” Select the objects Enter Y or hit Enter [...]

Price your 3D Prints with our new Calculator

By | 2017-11-24T15:48:10+00:00 February 25th, 2015|Creations, News, Tutorial|

How many times have you wondered about the price of a design you would like to print and own? PlanFAB and its new calculator, now give you the ability to calculate the exact cost, material and time of production in a few clicks. This tutorial will guide you through the calculator’s properties. Step 1 Everything [...]

Optimize your colors for Full Color Sandstone

By | 2017-11-24T15:48:10+00:00 February 2nd, 2015|Creations, Tutorial|

Introduction Full Color Sandstone (FCS) is the only material able to build full color 3d models. This material is perfect for visualization and applications that need detailed and colorful representation such as figurines, life-like models, avatars, architectural models and many more. How does it work? FCS printers work layer by layer, spreading, on its pass, [...]

The Easiest Way to Fix And Prepare Your Model For 3D Printing

By | 2017-11-24T15:48:14+00:00 October 15th, 2014|Tutorial|

This tutorial will provide you with a very easy and simple way to prepare and fix your models before sending them for 3d printing. You don’t need to be a pro in order to successfully fix your models.. Two main issues will be covered, first, how to convert your model to .stl which is the [...]

Convert Your Images Into 3D Models

By | 2017-11-24T15:48:16+00:00 October 9th, 2014|Tutorial|

Nowadays 3d printing is accessible to everyone and the internet is full of free 3d modeling apps. So even if you are not a professional and you don’t know how to 3d model, we are going to help you get involved and start designing your own things. In this tutorial we are going to show [...]