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3D Printing at the Innovation Space: How-To Guide for 3D Printing

How-To Guide for 3D Printing

How-To Guide for 3D Printing

Free 3D modeling software

If you are completely new to 3D modeling and would like to learn how to create a 3D model, try TinkerCAD, a web browser-based 3D modeling tool. Bear in mind that the learning curve can be stiff in the beginning.

Other Resources

Useful Tools and Applications for 3D Printing

Pleasant3D, a simple STL viewer/editor (Mac only)

Third-Party 3D Printing Services

Funding Notice

Modernization projects such as the Innovation Space initiative are made possible by the generosity of donors through the UMB Foundation. If you would like to support projects such as these please visit or contact us at (410) 706-7545.