[tog] 3d prunter
cros13 at cros13.net
Sat Sep 29 20:00:48 IST 2012
another thread O.o
On Sat, Sep 29, 2012 at 7:58 PM, Philip Ashmore
<contact at philipashmore.com> wrote:
> On 29/09/12 13:27, Dave Head wrote:
>> Hey Philip
>> Not 100% on how to reply to the tog emails.
> Just send your reply (like I'm doing here) direct to the list email address.
>> But I do have a 3d printer if yer needed something printed.
>> It's an ultimaker printer.
> Thanks for the offer!
> A few things you should do when making such an offer
> - quote a price
> You may get many requests, so factor in
> - the cost of materials
> - your time and expertise
> - cost of electricity
> - wear and tear on the printer
> - set a limit on the number of prints you do for others (unless it's your
> - make it clear what the result will be like
> - precision - is there a precision/speed trade-off?
> - can different materials be used?
> Maybe some materials are harder, quicker to print, different colours
> - photos or videos of previous prints - even bring some along to the next
> - physical limitations - can it do overhangs? Struts?
> Just add any comments in-line and email it to the list.
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