Day 1 with the Formlabs Form 1+ 3D Printer

Day 1 with the Formlabs Form 1+ 3D Printer

About two months ago I was very, very fortunate to win a Formlabs Form 1+ 3D printer from the Formlabs Contest on Instructables.com. It took a little while for all the pieces of the printer to arrive (the printer ships in three parts: the Form 1+ 3D printer itself,...
A Gallery of Form 1+ Prints

A Gallery of Form 1+ Prints

The Form 1+ uses stereolithography rather than fused filament fabrication (FFF). Instead of taking a plastic filament, melting it, and pushing it through a little hole onto the build platform like most desktop 3D printers do, the Form 1+ uses a light-sensitive resin,...
How to Import an SVG into Fusion 360

How to Import an SVG into Fusion 360

Recently I was trying to 3D print a complex logo. My plan was to draw the logo shape in Fusion 360, extrude the logo into a 3D form, and then 3D print it. I had the logo in SVG format and, given its complexity, I did not want to try recreating the logo from scratch in...