3d Modeling Workshop at ODC

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SOFTWARE NEEDED FOR PART 2 (22.02.2011):
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http://replicat.org/download - ReplicatorG
http://meshlab.sourceforge.net/ - Meshlab
optional for modeling, if not already installed
http://www.blender.org/
http://www.wings3d.com/
http://sketchup.google.com/ - also get the stl plugin: http://www.crai.archi.fr/RubyLibraryDepot/Ruby/em_fil_page.htm
windows users can also install accutrans to check stl data easily:
http://www.micromouse.ca/

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PDF of part 1
PDF of part 2

1 - Links – modeling
http://www.blender.org/
http://www.wings3d.com/
http://sketchup.google.com/
other free modeling apps:
http://www.k-3d.org/wiki/Main_Page
http://www.topmod3d.org/
http://www.caligari.com/downloads.html

2- Links – mesh tools
http://meshlab.sourceforge.net/
http://www.micromouse.ca/

3 – stl to gcode
http://replicat.org/download
http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:6236

4 – where to download models
http://www.thingiverse.com/
http://sketchup.google.com/3dwarehouse/
http://www.shapeways.com/

5 – Links – Tutorials
http://www.shapeways.com/tutorials/converting-with-accutrans-3d

6 - 3d viewers (free)
( mac) http://www.glc-player.net/
Links from participants:
http://whaats-up.blogspot.com/2009/06/contest-winner-modelling-panton-chair.html
http://www.emachineshop.com/
http://www.ulrich-rapp.de/stoff/fertigung/rapidpro.htm#LOM
http://www.konstruktionspraxis.vogel.de/themen/werkstoffe/rapidtechnologien/articles/165992/


Free 3D Modeling Software (copied from makerbot website)