August 22, 2013 AT 5:00 am

Formlabs Launches Preform for Mac OS X and with Automatic Mesh Repair #3DThursday #3DPrinting

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Formlabs Launches Preform for Mac OS X and with Automatic Mesh Repair:

PreForm on Mac OS X is a first-class citizen and we’re releasing it with complete feature parity with the Windows version. Heading forward, we’ll release OS X and Windows-compatible versions of PreForm simultaneously.

…We’re about sophisticated software as much as awesome hardware, and we’re working hard to make PreForm the best software for 3D printing out there. That means making printing easier and more reliable.

Our PreForm 0.8.4 release for Windows and Mac contains a powerful new feature, automatic mesh repair. PreForm’s mesh repair tool integrates software from Netfabb to examine the triangle meshes that make up your digital design. It will automatically clean up artifacts, close triangles, and join vertices, so that your models will print reliably on the Form 1….

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