Case study – modifying a GoPro wrench

(For more resources related to this topic, see here.) Simply scaling the model is easy to achieve with other programs like Netfabb (www.netfabb.com) or your...

3D Printing

(For more resources related to this topic, see here.) Function The software starts by taking a .stl or .obj file along, with all our settings, and...

Designing Objects for 3D Printing

(For more resources related to this topic, see here.) How a 3D printer works A 3D printer needs to take a description of a three-dimensional object...

Layer height, fill settings, and perimeters in our objects

(For more resources related to this topic, see here.) Getting ready Open up Slic3r and go to the Print Settings tab. We're staying in the Simple...

Design Tools and Basics

(For more resources related to this topic, see here.) Owning a Makerbot 3D printer means being able to make anything you want at a push...

CUPS: How to Manage Multiple Printers

Configuring Printer Classes By default there are no printer classes set up. You will need to define them. The following are some of the criteria...

Monitoring CUPS- part1

The Common UNIX Printing System (CUPS) is actually a printer management tool, and thus monitoring CUPS always remains a very essential activity to to...

Monitoring CUPS- part2

How SNMP Behaves in the CUPS Web Interface In the CUPS web interface under the Administration tab, the option Find New Printers is used to...