How to print models from Thingiverse?
Thingiverse is a thriving design community for discovering, making, and sharing 3D printable things. Thingiverse is the World's largest 3D design marketplace where you can share, download, remix over 1,506,450 3D models, and that number is growing every day. Check out all the incredible objects people have created, and get inspired to make your own!
How can I print models from Thingiverse?
Find a design
Use a search bar or browse any of Thingiverse categories to find a model you would like to print
Download your selected model and 3D print it
Thingiverse will allow you to download the STL file of you selected model that can be easily imported to any 3D slicing software like Cura, Simplify3D, PrusaSlicer, KISSlicer and other
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Tips for printing free models from Thingiverse
- Read the Thing detail (description)
Specifically look for the information about the support, layer height and any other info that designer shared. Also look for the comments from other makers.
Check if STL file is printable
Simply import the STL file into your slicing software and check for any missing faces or other possible design issues that could cause incomplete 3D print
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