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3D-Printing File Formats Must Evolve with the Industry

STL’s various shortcomings came into focus

In the beginning, there was the stereolithography file, commonly called the STL file. Although not very complex  -  it was essentially a collection of triangles  -  the STL provided a way to get data into 3D-printing systems. Enough hardware manufacturers used STL for it to become ...
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How To use TinkerCAD to Fix .stl files

Modelers know the frustration of finding gaps

As a 3D modeller, I like to think the designs I spend weeks building come out perfect and ready to 3D print. ...
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