Sanding 3D Printed Models with Dremel Lite Rotary Tool

Dremel Lite sanding 3d printed models

The Dremel Lite rotary tool is perfect for sanding 3D printed parts before painting. Let’s back up for a moment. Sanding of 3D printed models is not necessary unless one plans on spray painting for a smooth finish. Cyber Monday had a tempting offer on Amazon. As a designer, I am always interested in exploring … Read more Sanding 3D Printed Models with Dremel Lite Rotary Tool

Artillery Sidewinder X1 Tips and Tricks

Tips Problem: All files saved to the USB stick start with the same letters. How to just use the actual file name?Solution: Start Cura and go to > Preferences > Configure CuraFrom the pop-up window, scroll down to the Opening and saving files category and uncheck “Add machine prefix to job name“. This will remove … Read more Artillery Sidewinder X1 Tips and Tricks

Artillery Sidewinder X1 Cura 4.4 Profile Settings

Artillery Sidewinder X1 Cura 4.4 Profile Settings for new users

I use the following profile settings for my Artillery Sidewinder X1 when slicing with Cura 4.4 under Linux. But before Cura sees my printer, a few steps have to be taken which I will outline now. Cura 4.4 has no profile for the Artillery Sidewinder X1. Before I can print, I must first add the … Read more Artillery Sidewinder X1 Cura 4.4 Profile Settings