Idiot's Guides: 3D Printing is an all-in-one, simple guide to the basics of 3D printing. Ideal for at-home inventors and artists who are looking to design and print any project they can dream up or even build their own 3D printer. Covering all of the essentials including materials, software, modelling, basic design, and finishing a project, Idiot's Guides: 3D Printing offers an excellent gateway into the world of 3D printing, helping you take your printing skills to the next level. With tips and advice to help along the way - from buying printers and materials to finding your next project, Idiot's Guides: 3D Printing is the ideal start for a 3D printing beginner.
Cameron Coward is a mechanical designer working in the biomedical industry where he uses 3D printing to create engineering prototypes. This has led to Cameron becoming a 3D printing enthusiast, building and using 3D printers at home, reporting regularly on his website about this ever-developing hobby.