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Resizing a model to fit printer capacity [message #46723] Tue, 10 April 2012 11:01 UTC Go to previous message
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I am new to 3D printing.

If I have a model (STL) with dimensions e.g. 25cm x 25cm x 25cm, and a printer whose capacity is LESS than the model size:

Can the printer automatically rescale it?

Or do I need to rescale the model using third party software before printing?

Thanks for any help.


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