Category: Software Tutorials

Extrusion Width & Layer Height: Why Girth & Thickness Matter!

Extrusion Width and Your Girth What is printer resolution? Extrusion Width and Layer Height = Resolution. If you want higher resolution,  then you would use smaller values. If you want lower resolution,  then you would use higher values.  These settings will not fix extrusion problems.  These settings will only affect the quality of your final print.

Lithophane Tutorial: 3D Printing Pictures on the Tornado!

What is a Lithophane? Lithophanes are 3D printed picture impressions.  These will typically look like a topographical map until it is lit from the back, and the image will appear.  Today, I will be explaining how to set up your printer to print lithophanes and also investigating some different slicer settings regarding lithophanes.  All of