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Multi-part models [message #59324] Fri, 28 December 2012 21:07 UTC Go to next message
avatar Twopounder  is currently offline Twopounder
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Hey, I was working on a model that would be too large to print in a single step. Now, that's fine for me, as I can upload each part separately and print as needed. However, if I were to upload this to my store page, how would someone order all the correct parts?

It would be nice to have an option to make something a "multi-part model" and then associate other uploads with it. So if it's an airplane with a nose, wings, fuselage, tail and engines (example) I could upload a picture of the finished model and upload each part, identifying it to the main store page.

When a potential customer looks at it, they will see that it is a multi-part model, each piece that is printed for it, and be able to buy the entire thing in one click.

Just a suggestion Smile


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Re: Multi-part models [message #59361 is a reply to message #59324 ] Sun, 30 December 2012 10:57 UTC Go to previous message
avatar woody64  is currently offline woody64
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http://www.shapeways.com/tutorials/shoppingcart/index.html

... maybe that helps in the meanwhile

Woody64


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