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  • mwbrown completed the lesson Stamp Project in the class 3D Printing Class1 month ago
  • mwbrown commented on JON-A-TRON's instructable Stamp Project1 month ago
    Stamp Project

    I made it, but with lots of undo and retry and swear words! I'll have my printer in 2 weeks so no photo yet. Since this is the absolute beginners tutorial, it would be very helpful to describe in absolute detail everything you're doing with the mouse and keyboard, and tell us why things are happening and give helpful hints. Like using the shift key for multiple selection, snapping a new line to a point and then dragging up, selecting the trim tool with T to delete line segments we no longer need, selecting the bottom line of the face rather than the top line when chamfering... More advanced tutorials can drop some basic detail and focus on new features. Also, redoing the videos with the latest version of the tool avoids confusion. All of this will make for happier customers who wa...see more »I made it, but with lots of undo and retry and swear words! I'll have my printer in 2 weeks so no photo yet. Since this is the absolute beginners tutorial, it would be very helpful to describe in absolute detail everything you're doing with the mouse and keyboard, and tell us why things are happening and give helpful hints. Like using the shift key for multiple selection, snapping a new line to a point and then dragging up, selecting the trim tool with T to delete line segments we no longer need, selecting the bottom line of the face rather than the top line when chamfering... More advanced tutorials can drop some basic detail and focus on new features. Also, redoing the videos with the latest version of the tool avoids confusion. All of this will make for happier customers who want to continue using the tool, rather than frustration. Thanks!

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  • mwbrown completed the lesson Class Overview in the class 3D Printing Class1 month ago