3D Printing Resources: Troubleshoot

Learn about 3D printing and discover new resources.

Things Go Wrong

filament that came unspooled. Looks like cooked spaghetti

3D printing takes some work, and many factors contribute to success or failure. Issues may involve a level print bed, under/over extrusion, loose belts, or bed adhesion, to name a few.

Luckily there are sites and forums to help you troubleshoot your 3D printer!


On YouTube you can not only to discover fun projects, but also find helpful tips.

Benchy Test

Benchy the little 3D boat that you create to test your 3D printer's calibration
Known as "the jolly 3D printing torture-test," #3DBenchy is a model that helps you calibrate your 3D printer and identify any printing issues.

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