Monthly Archives: December 2011

An Introduction to 3d Modeling with openSCAD – openSCAD Resources

A few resources have been particularly helpful for me as I have started to use openSCAD. The main openSCAD site: http://www.openscad.org/ The openSCAD site describes the program, and the scripting approach it takes to 3d modeling. Installation files are available … Continue reading

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An Introduction to 3d Modeling with openSCAD – Installing

Installation in General Installation of openSCAD is straightforward in most cases. The program is available for Linux, Mac, and Windows from the openSCAD site. Scroll down to the section labeled “Download Releases”, and find the file appropriate for your operating … Continue reading

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An Introduction to 3d Modeling with openSCAD

This summer I finally decided to try 3d modeling after reading an article in Wired magazine that laid out the process. I looked for an open source CAD program that would be straightforward to use, and that matched my design … Continue reading

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Playing with Math and Programming

How I came to be a 3d-modeler When I was a little kid, probably about five years old, my dad built a computer in our unfinished basement. The walls were bare cement and the floor was rough concrete, with unpainted … Continue reading

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