[x3d-public] Improvements to Blender for importing X3D, thanks to NIH 3D Print Exchange

John Richardson richards at spawar.navy.mil
Mon Oct 26 08:32:39 PDT 2015

The book is also available if your institution has a Safari Books Online subscription.

Nice references.


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Subject: Re: [x3d-public] Improvements to Blender for importing X3D, thanks to NIH 3D Print Exchange

That's great to hear. 

For anyone interested in learning more about the basics of using Blender to design for 3D printing, I wrote a book called Blender 3D Printing Essentials. It recommends using the X3D format for printing 3D objects with patterned textures. It's available at the Packt Publishing website Blender 3D Printing Essentials | PACKT Books or at Amazon. 

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      From: Anita Havele <anita.havele at web3d.org>
 To: x3d-public at web3d.org
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 Subject: [x3d-public] Improvements to Blender for importing X3D, thanks to NIH 3D Print Exchange
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