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Using blender to make 3D font thingies to print at Shapeways

Posted in a how-to video here:   0:00 Intro 0:49 Choosing a Font 1:06 Blender the inadequate Intro 2:00 The “Fast” route that doesn’t always work 6:07 “Reliable” way 9:40 Deleting Inner Shells 10:43 Exporting to Shapeways via OBJ –

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Shapeways Single Color Plastic Print

I wanted to compare the quality of what Shapeways could do, with what I had.   TL;DR: Totally Worth It.

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Hollow Headed Lamont

I received the Lamont print! 

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From Photoscan to Shapeways: Process 2/N

TL;DR:  Nice idea, but fail. Holy crunch this is taking a lot of hands on stuff figuring out what works, and what doesn’t.   I decided to step back and take a look at the strength / weaknesses of everybody and

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From PhotoScan to Shapeways: 1/N – Using Blender as an intermediary

Shapeways is one of several print services that offer full color prints – something I cannot afford myself.   However, they do not allow on-site scaling – you have to scale the model yourself.    There are also various cleanup steps that

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