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3D Printing

At the conclusion of the 2014-2015 school year, Model's Parent Organization purchased a Makerbot 3D printer for the school! Throughout the current school year, this new purchase has allowed students to extend their knowledge base with a variety of digital programs.


Examples of Use

  • Future City students were able to design and print a miniature blimp
  • High School students in Mrs. Park's technology courses have been working with Sculptris (design program) to design and create projects
  • Primary Talent Pool students experiment with 123D Sculpt to create files for the 3D Printer!
  • Other platforms being used by students include Unity and Blender

Click on the images below to enlarge.

Printing in progress! Printing in progress 2! Fish with ability to move Sun Dial Using iPads to create printable files! Using MondoPad to display current work, ready to be printed!


The 3D printers we use at Model:

NWA3D A5

NWA3d A5 printer

  1. User manual for the NWA3D A5 printer
  2. Leveling the build plate
  3. Cura settings and overview
  4. Unclogging the printer

Makerbot Replicator

Makerbot Replicator

  1. Support for the Makerbot Replicator
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