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February 26, 2015 AT 1:00 am

Repair holes in COLOURED 3D mesh files with Meshmixer!

There are a lot of ways to fix bad mesh files for printing, but what if the mesh file has colour data?

In this tutorial I’ll show you how to use the Erase and Fill feature in Meshmixer to repair holes and gaps, while blending in surrounding colours for great looking, full colour 3D prints.

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Yes, I spell it COLOURED not COLORED because I’m an Aussie. Stop telling me it’s wrong, Chrome!


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1 Comment

  1. You do not need to do it via Select the boundaries to get color information in the infilled area.
    Simply run Inspector using SmoothFill

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