Let’s take a look at 3D Color Scan and prepare it for 3D Printing.
How to Replace and Calibrate Your Uprint Tips Removing Tips Enter Tip Maintenance – Replace Tips. From Idle, Select Maintenance > Machine > Tip > then Replace. The printer will display Load Model – Unloading, followed by Tip Maintenance – Adjusting Temperature. After the temperature has stabilized, the printer will display Tip Maintenance – Replace Tips. You can now open the printer door and replace the tips – or you can Cancel the tip replacement procedure. Remove Plastic Head Cover […]
This a part 2 of a 3 part series discussing basics of justifying 3D printing equipment for your company. It is broken down into 3 basic tasks: Choosing the correct 3D Printer (click here to view previous blog) Collecting information Creating the presentation After completing Step 1 above, you should have narrowed your choice of 3D printing technologies and selected a couple of models to evaluate. Now we can begin Collecting Information for the justification process. Most people will consider […]
Released 2/1/18, back end software version 1.5.5420 for the F123 printers changes are as follows; Added oven stabilization time before build to prevent thermal shifting of the part when starting from a cool oven. Duration of stabilization is dependent on recent temperature history of the oven. When coming from room temperature, stabilization time will be 75 minutes. When coming from heated idle, stabilization time is closer to 5 minutes. To minimize stabilization time, run machine in Quick Start mode, found […]
What is the GrabCadPrint Server? GrabCAD Print Server serves 5 purposes: You can monitor your print queues from the iOS and Android mobile apps. You can log into GrabCAD Print from any computer and connect to your office printers. Receive email notifications for your print jobs. Log into print.grabcad.com from anywhere to see the same Schedule View as in the desktop app. Reports are powered by data collected from GrabCAD Print Server. Your company account is what links your team members to all of the features of GrabCAD […]
Creaform 3D Scanning: Preparing a Color scan for 3D Printing (Video Part 1) Let’s take a look at 3D Color Scan and prepare it for 3D Printing.
Stratasys FDM Printer Routine Maintenance In order to keep your Stratasys FDM printer running smoothly there are some routine maintenance procedures that must be done. Here are some steps you can take to keep your printer working properly. Daily Maintenance Purge Bucket On a daily basis you should empty the purge bucket. The F123 Series printers do not have a purge bucket so cleaning out or vacuuming the chamber will remove all the purge material from the printer. I will […]
Routine Maintenance Schedule On A Stratasys PolyJet Desktop Printers After every print job: Clean the print heads and the roller surface. see “Cleaning the Print heads and the Roller” Weekly: Perform the Pattern test. See “Pattern Test” Stratasys 3D Printing: Objet Pattern Test Clean and inspect the wiper. See “Cleaning and Replacing the Wiper” Wiper Cleaning, Inspection, and Replacement on a PolyJet Desktop Printer – Stratasys 3D Printer Support Tip When printing with MED610 Calibrate the UV intensity. See “Testing and Calibrating […]
Using GrabCAD Print for FDM Printers GrabCAD Print is an awesome cloud based print prep and management software for Stratasys machines. It is compatible with the following FDM families – F123, Fortus, uPrint, and Dimension. On the Polyjet side of things, currently only the J750 and Objet 1000 have GrabCAD print integration, with more systems in the works. We’ll be taking a closer look at this software’s use with FDM printers. GrabCAD Print allows you to prepare prints, monitor their […]
Justifying 3D Printing for your Business Part 1: Choosing the Correct 3D Printer Justifying any capital equipment for your company can often feel like trying to get the planets to align. But if you can’t wait until May 6, 2492 (next alignment of all 8 planets) let’s discuss what steps you can take to acquire a 3D Printer for your business. Most 3D Printer justifications can be simplified into 3 basic tasks: Choosing the correct 3D Printer Collecting the information […]