This education-friendly guide to 3D Printing is packed with easy to follow and exciting ideas for how to design and print your own toys, gadgets, and 3D Models. Perfect for introducing children and students to the world of 3D Printing in both a school or home environment.
3D Printing Projects by DK provides inspiration and step-by-step visual instruction for both simple builds and more complicated prints - from coat hooks and small treasure boxes to chess sets and models cars.
Covering a wide range of topics such as designing, scanning, modeling, digital sculpting, and slicing this how-to guide covers all the basics making the topic of 3D Printing more accessible to children than ever before.
WHO IS THIS BOOK FOR:
3D Printing Projects is perfect as a first introduction to 3D Printing for students in grades K-8. This book provides a series of interesting projects to tackle with students and also provides simple introductions and explanations of the technology and software tools needed to be successful when 3D Printing. This book also makes a great addition to any school library, and as the suggested software tools included in the book are free - students will be able to attempt to product CAD drawings at home.