MatterHackers Threads Creator

With Threads Creator you can seamlessly create threaded cylinders conforming to the Unified Thread Standard. Just drag a threads object to the print bed and specify the Diameter, Pitch, thread Rotations and Tip Scale. When you need to create custom mechanical designs, Threads Creator is the perfect addition for MatterControl.

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Threads creator is the easiest and most complete way to create Unified Thread Standard threads. It allows for the customization of Diameter, Pitch, Rotations, Tip Scale and even the number of rotation segments.

Unified Thread Standard is the most common system used for threads in the world. Ensuring that threads are adhering to a common standard and will have reliable performance.

Note: If you have a subscription to MatterControl Pro Threads Creator is already included.

When used with the other design tools of MatterControl very threading relationships can easily be created. Below you can see the affect of subtracting a thread profile from a gear along with a matching profile for the positive. These types of advanced editing features can easily add to the utility of parts you can create for any project.

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Here you can see two gears that have had a twist operation applied to them

MatterControl User Guide

Visit the MatterControl User Guide for more information and help with MatterControl. The guide is always being updated and should be useful for getting started. 

MatterControl User Guide:

Minimum System Requirements

Devices that run on Windows 7 and Windows 10 must meet the following minimum system requirements:
  • Processor: 1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster processor or SoC
  • RAM: 2 GB for 64-bit
  • Hard Disk Space: 6GB
  • Graphics Card: DirectX 9 or later with WDDM 1.0 driver
  • Display: 800 x 600

Recommended System

Windows 10: Windows represents the most stable and current version of MatterControl:
  • Operating System: Windows 10
  • Processor: 64bit, 3 gigahertz (GHz) or faster processor
  • RAM: 6 GB
  • Hard Disk Space: 100GB
  • Graphics Card: DirectX 9 or later with WDDM 1.0 driver
  • Display: 1024 x 768 or higher

Download MatterControl

To enable Gear Creator:

  • Install MatterControl
  • Login to the account you purchased with
    • You may need to logout and back in if Gear Creator is not unlocked
  • You can find Gear Creator in the Library under Pro Tools

MatterControl Tutorials

Create more with MatterControl - MatterHackers own 3D design, prep and slice program for all your 3D printing needs. Whether you're a new MatterControl user, or looking for more in-depth knowledge on how to use MatterControl, these tutorials will get you on the right path.

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