Tags

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.

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Questions related to the Linux-based computer "Raspberry Pi" and how it can be used with or for 3D printers. For general Raspberry Pi questions, please use the Raspberry Pi Stack Exchange site.
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for questions related to the use of operation of the program called Pronterface.
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Questions relating to print cooling fans used for cooling the extruded material in a 3D printer. For electronics cooling fans, use the 'fans' tag.
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to indicate the actions or activities to undertake to fix an item or a process.
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Lasers of low power can be used as measuring tools in a 3D printer environment, but higher powered ones can be used to engrave materials if mounted as a 3D Printer's tool.
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for questions related to glass slates used as build plate platform.
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For any question about the Anycubic Mega series 3D printers
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Universal Serial Bus; an interface standard for connecting computers and electronic devices for communication and charging.
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For questions regarding the "homing" (positioning to a known location) of 3D printing devices.
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for questions that use low friction tubes to transport filament.
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Having a surface free from irregularities, roughness, or projections.
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for questions about Heated Build Plates or Platforms (HBP) for 3D printers
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For questions about the long-term effects of 3D printing. For questions that concern immediate safety during handling and operation of machines and materials, use the [safety] tag instead.
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For questions about laws, in particular regulations, that one must follow when handling or operating materials, or machines. You should consider including the relevant legal jurisdictions and a descri…
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For questions concerning the reuse or disposal of previously used materials.
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For questions about the Selective Laser Sintering (SLS) method of 3D printing.
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a superior replacement to threaded rods
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for questions about one-dimensional motion along a straight line.
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For questions dedicated about the mounting or useage of Inductive sensors
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The first iteration of the Ultimaker printer is also known as Ultimaker Original.
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for questions about 3D printing with the micro-controller hardware platform Arduino. For general Arduino questions, please use the Arduino Stack Exchange site.
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for questions about the process of making a hollowed-out product for the production of other products by filling that void with a pliable material or a liquid that sets in time.
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should involve the Creator series of 3D printers that are manufactured by FlashForge Corporation
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For questions regarding the process of filament production.
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Open source describes software/hardware which has openly available source code/designs and a license that allows studying, exchanging and distributing the designs for any purpose to anyone.
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Questions relating to 3D printers, that create entirely metal parts.
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for questions that relate to mechanical motion of a loop or a strip of material that induces rotation of multiple shafts.
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Questions about a dual-extruding MakerBot Replicator
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associated with the programming language Python
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the base material for a number of printing filaments like the very common PETG (glycol-modified) or PETT (Polyethylene coTrimethylene Terephthalate), the transparent vari…
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For use with printers which utilize UV light to set/cure liquid material.
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For questions about 3D-printing processes which eventually result in metal parts (or parts which appear to be metal)
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For questions about the interface between the user and the firmware using a 128 x 64 LCD display and a rotary dial button.
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For questions relating to the driver of the extruder
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for specific question regarding computer numerical control (CNC) machines.