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Start Up Day Barnstaple - Introduction to 3D Design and Printing

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Room 3B, Barnstaple Library

North Devon Library & Record Office

Tuly Street

Barnstaple

EX31 1EL

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This course is designed to introduce beginners to 3D printing as a prototyping and modelling tool. We will cover a brief overview of design software and how to use the 3D Printers at FabLab Devon.
The session will cover:
- How 3D printing started
- How it works
- Use of a Slicer program that turns your design into information the 3D printer uses to make your model
- How to optimize or draft a print
- An practical introduction to producing a simple Computer Aided Design (CAD) and 3D protype
- Other work arounds ; design download sites and 3D scanning


This session is part of a whole day of free workshops, talks and events to give you the know-how to turn your great idea into a business. Throughout the day there are 12 different 50 minute talks, feel free to book into as many as you can fit into your day. (Please note though some sessions are restricted numbers so its important that you have a ticket for each session you would like to attend).


The day will start with breakfast and networking at 8:45 am followed by lunch and refreshments at 1pm ( No booking required for the refreshments and nibbles slots).

We look forward to you joining us and turning your business idea into a reality. Hear from experienced entrepreneurs and learn how to stand out from the online crowd, raise finance for your business and much more. You’ll have the chance to meet like-minded people and talk to seasoned business experts and entrepreneurs. What’s more, everything is free!

Refreshments throughout the day are kindly sponsored by North Devon Council. The event is being run by Devon Business & Intellectual Property Centre, which is a Libraries Unlimited service.

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North Devon Library & Record Office

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EX31 1EL

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