In 3D printing, a thin bounding line a certain distance from the object edge that ensures the design will fit on the print bed.
Latest in Skirt
3D Printing Prep Gets into Shape
Preparing models for 3D printing is no longer heavy lifting, but it’s still not as simple as it looks.
The Long Life of Materials
A growing waste problem points to the need for product designs that account for environmental impact at every step, from...
Glossary Quick Look
Editor’s Picks: June 6-12, 2019
New SURFCAM Release Now Supports Fast 5-Axis Machining Tool
America Makes TRX+ @NIAR Technical Review and Exchange Event Headed to Kansas
Materialise Receives FDA Clearance for Cardiovascular Planning Software Suite
Editor’s Pick: New 1U Server for HPC Features Cascade Lake Xeon and Tesla GPU
Microway NumberSmasher 1U 4 GPU Single Socket Server comes ready for the most...
Editor’s Pick: Core i9 and RTX Graphics Make for a Powerful New Mobile Workstation
MSI WS65 mobile workstation offers rugged high-end power for demanding professional work.
Editor’s Pick: Connecting Part Scanning to Part Printing to Improve Production Quality
Markforged Blacksmith uses artificial intelligence to teach 3D metal printers how to...
Editor’s Pick: Real-time Process Monitoring for Metal Additive Manufacturing
Sigma Labs PrintRite3D Version 5 offers real-time analysis of metal 3D printing...