3D Printing with SOLIDWORKS

This course is for everyone who is interested in 3D printing, beginners and enthusiasts alike!

Learn to work with SOLIDWORKS modeling and become familiar with the foundations required for good quality 3D prints. With SOLIDWORKS, you can print directly to 3D printers, similar to the procedure for printing a document onto your office printer. (Although SOLIDOWRKS is not open source, it comes with a discounted student edition at Euros 135.-

PREREQUISITES

  • Skill Level: Beginner
  • No experience in 3d printing required

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

  • Basic concepts in 3D printing
  • How to work with software to create a three dimensional object
  • Foundations required for good quality 3D prints, including wall thickness or overhang problems

WHAT YOU’LL CREATE

  • Your own printable model
  • Have your model printed at the EPFL

About SOLIDWORKS

SOLIDWORKS is a professional 3D computer graphics software used to create 3D printed models and interactive 3D applications. With SOLIDWORKS you can print directly to 3D printers, similar to the procedure for printing a document onto your office printer.

To learn more about SOLIDWORKS visit their website