How to Export STL files from Autodesk Inventor
The 3D Printers we use on campus all require files saved in the STL file format. This is a
standard format that can be exported from most CAD packages.
The first time you export your CAD file as an STL file f
Using Autodesk Inventor to Layout Parts to be cut on Laser Cutter
1. Model all parts using Autodesk Inventor.
MAKE SURE GROUP NUMBER IS ON EVERY PART!
(All text should be Arial Black font only).
2. Create a new Drawing (.idw) that will be used to place al
How 3D Printing Works
3D Printers use a process called additive manufacturing.
Parts are essentially grown from the bottom up.
When the STL file is sent to the 3d printer, the machine
software will slice the part into a series o
CE 2C04 STRUCTURAL MECHANICS LAB
General Lab Instructions
1. You must do the lab and submit a satisfactory lab report in order to pass the course.
2. The lab is in the basement of the Applied Dynamics Lab (ADL) on the west campus.
You need to allow adequa
CIVIL ENGINEERING 2C04
STRUCTURAL MECHANICS LABORATORY
This laboratory is concerned with bending and torsion of beams which can be subject to normal
stresses due to bending about two principal axis and shear stress due to twisting moment ab