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3D Printing at the SMS: 3D Software & Models

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3D printing software

Most 3D printers use specific software to prepare model files for print. Sometimes it is helpful to preview your model in the 3D printing software in order to have a better understanding of how your model will be produced (sizing, supports needed, etc.) while also helping you spot potential printing issues. Here are the free software programs for our 3D printers, available for download: