Category Archives: Tutorials

How to Transform your 3Drag 3D Printer in a CNC milling machine

CNC milling machine

After a fair amount of work we can finally presents you a tutorial on how to modify our 3Drag printer or K8200 printer to transform it in a perfect CNC milling machine, to be used for the production of PCBs, by incision. In addition, we also show you the procedures to obtain the G-Code file required for the machine to perform the contouring of the slopes and the drilling of the base: this starting from any Gerber file or from a project made ​​with EAGLE software.

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How to make stunning voronoi patterns with Autodesk Fusion 360 and Meshmixer

Thingiverse is a website that just about anybody that’s into 3D printing will have at one point or another have explored. While doing so, there’s a good chance you’ll have at some point stumbled upon a really coolorganic looking design or two based on something called the Voronoi pattern.This is a pattern based on a partitioning of a plane into regions based on distance to to a specific subset of the plane.

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3 Design Tips for 3D Robots and Toys!

This article is written by pro illustrator and toy designer David White who created the MechaZone toy robot series.  He will share some of the design tips and tricks he’s learned from his experience as both a 3D designer and maker.  Keep these pointers in mind when you design for 3D printing and you’ll be well on your way to creating great toy designs that print beautifully.

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