by Thomas Beutel

Category: 3D

Solution for SketchUp Flipped Components Causing Reversed Normals and Problems for 3D Printing

I was creating a machine in SketchUp Make 2015 that had parts that were mirror images of each other. So I would create the parts and group them together into a group or component. Then I copied the component and flipped it using Flip Along… menu. It created the mirror image part that I wanted and it […]

I’d do a VR tour of historical San Francisco

As I’ve gotten older I’ve found that I’m less and less interested in VR. Now, I must say that I haven’t experienced much VR to begin with, but I’m finding reality much more interesting each day. Sure I can play a VR fishing game and catch a bunch of fish. But it’s not the same, […]

3-D Printed Netherlands Train Station in N-Scale

Jeroen used to print a three dimensional model of a train station. He has photos and a description of the pieces he received and how he is putting it together. I am totally jazzed by the possibilities of creating 3D models and having them printed like this.

Geeks of 3D website

Geeks3d is “All 3D Tech News, All The Time”, and they just covered the Shapeways announcement.