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FDM Mini-Guide
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FDM Mini-Guide

Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) is an additive manufacturing process in which a machine precisely extrudes melted plastic filament to create a part.

Comparing 3D Printing Processes
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Comparing 3D Printing Processes

There are a number of 3D printing processes out there, each with their own strengths and weaknesses. Some are ideal for functional prototypes, whereas others are best suited for end-use parts or scale models.