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OpenSCAD

By peteruithoven, . Last update on 24 Aug 2015.

OpenSCAD website

Manual/reference

MCAD library

CheatSheet

Tip: Using external editor for OpenSCAD

Introduction for non programmers

An Introduction to 3d Modeling with openSCAD – openSCAD Basics

Getting started  replique montre

To get started with OpenSCAD I recomment the following tutorials, in this order:

  1. OpenSCAD Basics: The Setup
  2. OpenSCAD Basics: 2D Forms
  3. OpenSCAD Basics: 3D Forms
  4. OpenSCAD Basics: Manipulating Forms
  5. OpenSCAD Intermediates: Combining Forms
  6. OpenSCAD Intermediates: Fixing Design Problems
  7. OpenSCAD Intermediates: Mashups
  8. OpenSCAD Intermediates: Modularity
  9. OpenSCAD Intermediates: Extruding 2D Objects
  10. OpenSCAD Intermediates: How to Make Organic Shapes

Shorter getting started

To get started even faster I recomment the following:

  1. Getting Started
  2. Modules and Loops
  3. Include and Import
  4. MCAD Library
  5. Loops and Constants

Polygon drawing

OpenSCAD polygon draw tool
OpenSCAD Polygon Generator by PieterBos
I
nkscape to OpenSCAD convertor TIP!
Inkscape to OpenSCAD dxf tutorial

Other links

Designing for Parametrics in OpenSCAD
Designing for lasercutting in OpenSCAD
OpenSCAD tutorial
OpenSCAD tutorials by William A Adams
Video tutorials
OpenSCAD tricks and modules

Inspiratie

OpenSCAD designs of the Rostock 3D printer
Fully Printable Padlock
Titan 3D printer
Parametric lasercuttable Box
Parametric lasercuttable Box 2
SpiderBot (Hexapod) (animation)
Openscad Lego-Like brick

Further exploration

OpenJSCAD 
FabFabbers
C
offeeSCAD
Combination with Clipper for things like offset and converting to svg. 
ImplicitCAD (example)