Estimating the cost of a 3D printed part

Interested in the cost of 3D printing a model? Ultimaker Cura, one of the best slicer software options available, can provide the answer. This free and user-friendly 3D printing slicer software prepares your 3D model for 3D printing and includes a feature that enables you to estimate the potential cost of your 3D print. (New to 3D printing? See complete process)

Step 1: Go to Preferences -> Configure Cura

Step 2: Go to Materials

Enter the cost of a spool of filament and the weight of your spool. Most spools weigh 1kg or 1000g.


Step 3: Slice or Re-Slice Your 3D Model


Full Video Tutorial: How to show price in Cura

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