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Stratasys tech tips and tutorials, specific to the Fused Deposition Modeling and PolyJet 3D printers. Printers and maintenance blog posts cover MakerBot, uPrint, Dimension, Fortus, Objet Desktop, Eden, Connex, and Ojet1000 Plus printers as well as materials and related topics.

5 Tips to Improve Build Speed on FDM Machines

5 Tips to Improve Build Speed on FDM Machines

Here are a few tips to keep in mind while designing your parts or prepping your files to be printed on a Stratasys FDM 3D printer. 1. If possible, design or orient parts to prevent any 45 degree surfaces. Surfaces at 45 degrees or more from vertical will require support material 2. Use sparse mode […]