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Introductory 3d Printing

  • 2019-02-16
  • 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Electronics Room
  • 9


  • 10% Reduced price for members of Cruces Creatives
  • Open to the public

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3D printing as a general technology has the potential to be a disruptive technology; by combining multiple conceptual elements of manufacturing, design, and material-science, 3d printers allow for bespoke and ad-hoc manufacturing on a desktop scale.

An introductory level class on 3d printing. Basics of machine operation, software, and associated medias. Demonstrations of techniques, general knowledge, insight and tips from a self-proclaimed expert.

This class will focus primarily on the skill of 3d printing, and not the design of 3d media. 

Class details:

>History, concepts, and types of 3D printers

>3D file formatting concepts

>Introduction to slicer software

>In-depth function and purpose of slicer, application for prints

>Basic machine parts, functions, and calibrations

>Bed adhesion, Retraction, and other tricks

Instructor details:

Reese Luckie is the resident 3d printing guru at Cruces Creatives, as well as the main proprioter of Panders Prints, a full service 3d printing shop based in Las Cruces, NM

What to bring:

a laptop computer if available, 8 gig USB jump drive

If you have a 3d printer you are encouraged to bring it!

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