Printability Validation


Printability validation is a Creo Parametric–style analysis which can be featured, saved, and repeated, all within the Tray Assembly. Before initiating a 3D printing process, you can check your CAD model for printability issues to make sure it will print correctly. When you perform printability validation, the list of parts with printability issues, grouped by types, is displayed. The list includes printability issues found within parts, but not between parts. The following types of printability warnings are listed: • Narrow gaps—Gaps that are too small to be printed. This list might include holes, extrusions, and other geometries. • Thin walls—Walls that might break during the 3D printing process, or during the removal of the support material.

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Using Extruded Framing Systems in AFX
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  • In this tutorial you will learn how to use Extruded Framing Systems in AFX. Learn the differences when using framing systems in AFX. Examples of framing systems include 80/20, Bosch, and Minitec.
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Splitting Faces
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Free Tips & Tricks for Creo 3.0

This white paper shares a couple of tricks for Creo 3.0 from our experienced PTC University instructors that you won’t find in the manuals. Tips include: • One-Click Switching Between Windows • Viewing Geometry From Another Angle • Simplifying the Smart Filter
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