The Making Center will be open through Monday May 16 before closing for maintenance May 17 - June 5. Students should begin removing belongings from storage and open space as remaining materials and projects in MC spaces will be discarded or reused/recycled beginning Tuesday May 17.

Post Processing Techniques for 3D Prints

 

 

Kinds of Effects You May Achieve

 

Matte Smooth

I. Sanding

II. Sand blasting

 

Clear Smooth

I. Clear resin coating post sanding

II. Products like this

III. Buffing

IV. Acetone smoothing (ABS)

V. Heat gun (PLA)

VI. Priming and painting

 

Fuzzy/furry

I. Flocking

II. Heating

 

Special effects

I. Weathered look

II. Hydro dipping