Cart (0)

Reply To: Resin Printing, Cost, Tips and a getting started guide

Home Forums Getting Started Resin Printing, Cost, Tips and a getting started guide Reply To: Resin Printing, Cost, Tips and a getting started guide

#330380
AvatarLeto Atreides
Participant

Something to keep in mind is that FDM and Resin printing is _very_ different. A print that may not require supports on an FDM printer may need supports on a resin printer. The opposite can also be true.

With that said, what supports you need, and how many, depends a lot on the model and a lot on the orientation on the build plate. If you have good resin, and your printer calibrated decently, then you shouldn’t fear supports because most will easily break away with little to no visible marks. Brittle resin, or improper calibration, will leave lots of circular scars (cavities) when removing support, so be mindful of your materials and setup.

Is this a tree canopy from PrintableScenery, or one freely available that you could provide a link to?

©2022 Printable Scenery. Website by Vienna & Bailey