Intro to 3d Printing

Tue, Apr 26, 2016
7pm—10pm

Interested in 3D printing but don’t know where to start? Not sure how it could fit into your design projects? Overwhelmed by the choices out there when choosing a printer to purchase?

3D Printing expert, John Biehler will explain the principles behind 3d printing, how to get started and help you make an informed decision about getting into 3D printing. Using presentation materials, printed samples and a variety of different printers, John will show you how to get started in designing for 3D, the materials available to use (it’s not just plastic!) and the costs of printing. He will also explain the differences between consumer (desktop) printers and the various industrial processes available to you.