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Software

PRINTFLOW SOFTWARE

Printflow for windows

Win 32
Win 64

Printflow for Mac

Mac 32
Mac 64

Printflow for Linux

Linux 32
Linux 64

Software Comparison

In addition to PrintFlow3d, there are other software packages you can use to help create, analyse and support your models ready for printing. Below is a comparison of 5 different software packages that may help you decide on the best software for your requirements

Software

Meshmixer

Creation Workshop

PrintFlow3D

Materialise Magics

SLAcer

Description

A great tool for manipulating 3d models with a long list of tools including; repair & analysis, sculpting, hollowing, layout & packing, mesh reduction, measurements and many more.

A common slicer for open source DLPs, Creation Workshop offers a simple way to orientate, layout, slice and print your models.

Pintflow3D, software created for the LCHR, is an open source software which enables your printer to print completely standalone! Just upload your model to your printer, slice your object and start printing! Printflow 3D also enables you to check on your printer from any device.

Materialise Magics is a versatile, industry-leading data preparation and STL editor software for Additive Manufacturing that allows you to convert files to STL, repair errors, edit your design and prepare your build platform.

Open source software, used in PrintFlow3D, created to slice objects from your browser.

Function

STL Checker, STL Repair, STL Editor, STL Analysis, STL Support, Prepare Build Platform

Slicer, STL Editor, STL Support, Prepare Build Platform

STL Editor, Prepare Build Platform

STL Checker, STL Repair, STL Editor, STL Analysis STL Support, STL Layout, Prepare Build Platform

Slicer, STL Editor, Prepare Build Platform

Level

Intermediate

Beginner

Beginner

Advanced

Beginner

Price

Free

£45.00 (available to purchase from our shop)

Free (Included with Liquid Crystal HR & Pro printer)

Paid

Free

System

PC, Mac

PC, Mac

PC, Mac, Linux

PC

PC, Mac, Linux

Exports for Printing

3D Model files (OBJ, STL, 3MF, AMF, COLLADA, PLY, VRML, SMESH, SVG)

Creation Workshop Scene File (contains images and gcode), ZIP (contains images and gcode), 3D Model files (STL)

ZIP (contains images and gcode)

3D Model files (OBJ, STL, 3MF, AMF, COLLADA, PLY, VRML, SMESH, SVG)

ZIP (contains images and gcode)

Limits

Cannot slice models

Support structures are very simple.

Can only print one .stl at a time.

The cost is very high, and the program is very complex

ZIP (contains images and gcode)

Rating

Features

Usability.

Support Generation

Features

Usability.

Support Generation

Features

Usability.

Support Generation

Features

Usability.

Support Generation

Features

Usability.

Support Generation

System Requirements

Microsoft Windows 7 or later or OS X / macOS 10.7 or later

4GB system RAM

Integrated or discrete graphics card

Operating System: Windows XP or Later, Linux, OSX

Processor: Dual Core 1.2ghz CPU

Memory: 2GB Ram

Monitor Resolution: 1024 x 768

Operating System: Windows XP or Later, Linux, OSX

Processor: Dual Core 1.2ghz CPU

Memory: 2GB Ram

Monitor Resolution: 1024 x 768

Web Browser: Microsoft Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge

Internet Connection Required

Only Supported on Windows 10, 8/8.1, windows 7 SP1 or later

CPU Intel Core i7 or AMD Phenom II X4/ X6 at 3.0 ghz or higher

16Gb Ram

2Gb Free Disk Space

Display Resolution 1920 x 1080

Video Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 or AMD Radeon RX 480 or better

DirectX 11 compatible video card At least 1 GB of Memory.

Operating System: Windows XP or Later, Linux, OSX

Processor: Dual Core 1.2ghz CPU

Memory: 2GB Ram

Monitor Resolution: 1024 x 768

Web Browser: Microsoft Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge

Internet Connection Required