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3D Printing for Architects with MakerBot by Matthew B. Stokes

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Conventions

In this book, you will find a number of styles of text that distinguish between different kinds of information. Here are some examples of these styles, and an explanation of their meaning.

Code words in text are shown as follows: " The files ch5_clearance_guide_holes.stl and ch5_clearance_guide_shaft.stl are extremely useful."

New terms and important words are shown in bold. Words that you see on the screen, in menus or dialog boxes for example, appear in the text like this: "Click on Make located at the top of the screen to open up the print options."

When mentioned if staring at an object from the front, the X axis refers to the left and right directions, the Y axis refers to the towards and away directions, and the Z axis refers to ...

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