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Questions about troubleshooting and achieving certain print-quality. Please include photos of your problem, and also describe what the limits of your 'good' prints are.
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For questions related to different filaments used as the print material.
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for questions about 3D models.
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the third iteration of Josef Průša's RepRap 3D printer design. This is an open source design, the tag should be used regardless of individual manufacturer (clarify in the question if i…
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Questions about extrusion hardware for 3D printers.
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a common biodegradable thermoplastic polymer.
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Questions about the 3D printer firmware Marlin.
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the process of creating a three dimensional digital representation of some object that, for instance, can be 3D printed.
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Questions about the slicing program called Ultimaker Cura.
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for questions about the Heated Build Platform or Plate (HBP) for 3D printers.
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either not manufactured on a commercial scale and assembled by the end user, or are designed and built by a non-commercial entity.
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Questions about the human-readable machine language, G-Code.
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Questions about either slicing engines or 3D modeling software.
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Questions about slicing. Problems and challenges in the slicing process of models should use this tag.
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The RepRap Arduino Mega Pololu Shield, or RAMPS for short, is an expansion shield for the Arduino Mega designed to fit the entire electronics for a RepRap 3D printer in a small, low cost package.
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Questions about calibration of various 3D printer mechanics
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for questions on Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene, also known as ABS, a commonly used thermoplastic polymer.
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Questions related to the software slicing engine called Slic3r
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Questions about building your own printer.
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Questions about a machine or 3D model's Z-Axis
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should be used for specific questions about specific issues for the Anet A8 printers.
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Questions about extrusion mechanisms in varying types of 3D printers.
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Questions about Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) as an additive manufacturing technology.
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helps to specify that the question is concerned with the material the print itself is made from. This includes 'filament' as a subgroup but also SL…
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Questions about electronic components for 3D printers or 3D printing electronic components.
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In electronic systems and computing, firmware is a type of software that provides control, monitoring and data manipulation of engineered products and systems. Use this tag for questions about the fir…
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Questions about the standard extrusion mechanism found in FDM/FFF printers.
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For questions regarding RepRap (replicating rapid prototyper) project and related topics as FFF (Fused Filament Fabrication).
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Questions about an extrusion assembly's nozzle component
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Questions about the 3D printer manufacturer MakerBot Industries
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General questions about desktop 3D printers.
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Questions about delta-style 3D printers.
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projects concerned with 3D printer software. 'Repetier' is usually use synonymous for repetier-firmware, which is a 3D printer firmware. Use the 'repetier-host' tag if yo…
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For questions about materials in general. For filament related questions, please use print-material tag
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Questions about part-to-platform or layer-to-layer adhesion while 3D printing.
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Questions about methods and processes used after a part is completed by a 3D printer, including, but not limited to, polishing, cleaning, removal or disposal of printed material.