Welcome to 3D Printing for Architects with MakerBot! This book will take you through the process of building 3D prototypes for simple to cutting-edge architectural design projects using MakerBot Replicator (1, 2, or 2X) and other allied software packages.
Chapter 1, A Primer on 3D Printing, introduces you to different methodologies, technologies, materials, and history of 3D printing with a focus on the MakerBot Replicator 2X.
Chapter 2, 3D Modeling Software, introduces you to modeling practices useful in 3D printing with common free and paid 3D modeling software.
Chapter 3, 3D Printing Software, covers the topic of transforming a 3D model into a 3D print.
Chapter 4, Multicolor Design, explains the utilization of the multiple ...