Instructions on Ultimaker 3D Printer
Use the link provided to download the Cura software. This is the software that slices the model and converts it into gcode for the Ultimaker 3D printer. The 3D printer uses the gcode to print out the model.
The screenshots provided were taken on Ubuntu-Mate Linux. The appearance and functionality may slightly differ on your computer.
* First make sure the file is in .stl format. Trying to load any kind of image file will only produce something... interesting.
* As shown in the screenshots below, go to File → Load model file and choose the model you want to print.
If you have any questions or trouble, ask the Chief for help.