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Re: RP models
Posted by Roger Dawson on 1/23/2018, 11:09 am, in reply to "Re: RP models
When you order a model from a Shapeways store, you have to wait until the model is approved for printing. This is because it is extremely expensive if the model cannot be fully printed every time and customers expect to get what they have paid for. One of the criteria used to assess printability is that the minimum thickness of any part of a model is 1mm in at least one dimension.
: Agree with you about that.
: I have seen on a few Shapeways
: "stores" that the builder has
: offered to upload a plan with no masts.
: I haven't tried it personally. It's also not
: too hard to just remove the overscale masts
: and replace with wire.