Common Design Features
A set of articles offering guidelines for designing the most common 3D printed features
Enclosure design for 3D Printing: A step-by-step guide
Learn how to optimize the design of your enclosure for 3D printing, follow a step by step guide on the design process and review the most common enclosure materials.
How to design snap-fit joints for 3D printing
This guide discusses the benefits of 3D printing snap-fits and gives design and material recommendations.
How to assemble 3D Printed parts with Threaded Fasteners
Compare different methods for creating threads in your parts and follow step-by-step instructions on how to install your fasteners.
How to design Interlocking Joints for fastening 3D Printed parts
Learn how to design and 3D print interlocking joints (e.g. finger-, dovetail- and puzzle joints) to assemble your 3D printed parts.