Highest Rated 3D Printers

1Dremel Idea Builder4.714.714.714.714.71Read Reviews
2FlashForge Creator Pro4.714.714.714.714.71Read Reviews
3FlashForge Dreamer4.54.54.54.54.5Read Reviews

Tutorial Videos Available For Rhino V5

Rhinoceros3d-logo

One of the common CAD programs I keep hearing mentioned is Rhino. According to Wikipedia Rhino was originally a closed-source open beta and there is still a very active development group. There is also an active support forum for the… Continue Reading

Google Sketchup Initial Review

Sketchup-Tutorial

It would be nice to have a free, lightweight, platform independent, user friendly, powerful CAD software that works for everything. Unfortunately most CAD packages only deliver on a few of these criterion. In an attempt to broaden my knowledge, and… Continue Reading

Alibre Design Initial Reaction

Alibre-Tutorial-5D

It would be nice to have a free, lightweight, platform independent, user friendly, powerful CAD software that works for everything. Unfortunately most CAD packages only deliver on a few of these criterion. In an attempt to broaden my knowledge, and… Continue Reading

3dVia Shape Initial Reaction

Manual-Spiral

It would be nice to have a free, lightweight, platform independent, user friendly, powerful CAD software that works for everything. Unfortunately most CAD packages only deliver on a few of these criterion. In an attempt to broaden my knowledge, and… Continue Reading

CAD Packages

Shape-Logo

There are lots of CAD software available these days. Some are available for designers and engineers who are creating a broad variety of items. Others serve niche markets, like those available for bike frame design, jewelry, and home layouts. Below… Continue Reading

Models

Seems like a good enough title for a place to post some models. This is the sheet metal part created by following the built-in Solidworks tutorial. The file was saved as a .3dxml file and uploaded to 3DVia so that… Continue Reading