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Time For Your Hobby

Oct 2019

Ep.59 Imagination To Reality (Dan - 3D Printing & Modelling)

October 13, 2019

(Dan - 3D Printing & Modelling)

On this episode I had the honour to have Dan as my guest. He shared with me his interest in 3D printing and modelling his hobby.

3D printing sub reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/3Dprinting/ 
Thingiverse (a place to find 3D print files): https://www.thingiverse.com/ 

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Thank you,

Time stamp
00:28 - Intro
01:06 - Who is Dan?
01:42 - How did you get introduced to 3D printing and modelling?
02:56 - When did you get your first 3D printer?
04:18 - Are you finished up upgrading your printer?
04:43 - What is your current printer?
05:46 - How long do you expect your printer to last?
06:21 - Where do you go to learn about modelling?
07:16 - Do you prefer to print for practical reasons or more none practical reasons?
07:49 - What was the first thing you printed?
08:09 - How many times out of 10 your printer messed up a project?
09:02 - How often do you use your 3D printer?
09:29 - What is the most complex and simplest thing you ever printed?
11:21 - Talking about printing a storm trooper outfit.
12:26 - What is the coolest thing you seen on that 3d modeling website?
13:18 - Where do you go to get inspiration to make a new model?
15:05 - Talking about how 3D printers can help make prosthetic limbs.
16:00 - What are some pros and cons about using a 3D printer?
19:05 - Is there anything you wanted to print but you haven’t been able to print yet?
19:31 - Is there an adhesive that helps bind individual printed pieces together?
20:07 - What would you say is the best part about 3D printing and modeling?
21:23 - What is your current biggest challenge?
22:03 - Do you still have the same challenge today?
25:26 - What has 3D taught you in life?
27:44 - Has 3D printing and modelling helped you relax when you are feeling stressed?
28:47 - Has 3D printing and modelling ever stressed you out?
29:36 - What are some misconceptions about people who do 3D printing or modelling?
31:02 - What are some good starter 3D printers?
31:54 - Do you have any word of advice for anyone who might be interested in 3D printing or modelling?
32:42 - Do you have any social media links you would like to share?
34:24 - Do you have any questions for me about 3D printing or modelling?
36:46 - Outro