A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.
For questions regarding RepRap (replicating rapid prototyper) project, its Firmware of the same name and related topics as FFF (Fused Filament Fabrication).
For questions about the BLTouch automatic leveling sensor for 3D Printers.
Questions about the 3D printer manufacturer MakerBot Industries
Questions about delta-style 3D printers.
General questions about desktop 3D printers.
Questions about stepper motors, a motor type commonly used in 3D printers.
For questions regarding `.stl` files and the STL file format.
For questions about materials in general. For filament related questions, please use print-material tag
Questions about any various motors on a 3D printer
Questions about the Stereolithography (SLA) method of 3D printing.
The build plate describes the flat piece of material you print on. A heated build plate is called a heat-bed (see separate tag). The material of the build plate influences the adhesion of the print ma…
Managing temperatures in 3D printers. This includes hotends, heated beds, heated chambers, cooling elements and cooling of electronics.
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…
a web interface for 3D printers. It is hosted on http://octoprint.org/ and programmed by Gina Häußge.
Questions about the internal structure of a 3D printed part.
For questions about resin based printers
for questions about PETG.
For questions about precautions with regard to immediate safety and security, when operating a machine, or handling printing materials.
for question that relate to switches or probes to level the bed either manually or automatically
one of the most common microprocessor boards used to control 3D printers. If you think your Arduino is part of your issue, you can use this tag.
Questions related to the software slicing program called Simplify3D
For questions about the quality or durability of a finished 3D print, printing material or of a 3D printing machine.
an electronic component commonly used to sense temperature.
Warping denotes the phenomenon of lifting edges during printing. Warping is a thermal expansion effect due to filament shrinking when cooling down.
For questions that concern the performance of a 3D printing operation, or for improving the speed of the operation performed.
Questions about which filament to choose for a certain application belong here.
Questions about general maintenance and upkeep of printers.
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
for questions related to specific movement of the Y direction of the printer - Questions about a machine or 3D model's Y-axis
For questions about the Creality Ender 5 family of 3D printers
should be used for specific questions about specific issues for the Anet A6 printers.
Any questions related to 3D printer hardware, implying physical parts of the 3D printer or in the immediate vicinity of the 3D printer may be tagged with this tag
should involve the Bowden extruder - a type of FDM extruder that doesn't have the motor mounted to the printer's XY gantry.
3D printer manufacturer from China since 2011.
should involve a 3D printer that is manufactured by Monoprice and branded by the name Maker Select 3D Printer v1/v2.