Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to the course!

  • 2

    Chapter 1: 3D Printing Technology Overview

    • DPE and Anatomy of an FDM 3D Printer

    • Quiz: DPE and Anatomy of an FDM 3D Printer

    • Types of FDM 3D Printers

    • Quiz: Types of FDM 3D Printers

    • Photopolymerization- Essentials

    • Photopolymerization Essentials Quiz

    • Powder Bed Fusion - Essentials

    • Powder Bed Fusion - Essentials Quiz

    • 3D Technology Summary

    • 3D Technology Overview Quiz

  • 3

    Chapter 2: Open Source vs Closed Source and Avoiding Adoption Mistakes

    • Open Source vs Closed Source

    • Open Source vs Closed Source 3D Printing Quiz

    • Common Additive Manufacturing Adoption Mistakes

    • Quiz: Common Additive Manufacturing Adoption Mistakes

  • 4

    Chapter 3: FDM- In Depth

    • Compatible Polymers

  • 5

    Design for Additive - FDM

    • Design Guide

    • Designing for Additive - Explained

    • Threads- Heat Sets and Helicoils

  • 6

    Cura- Slicer

    • Download Cura