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3D Printing Consulting

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45 simbi per hour - Virtual OK

Hourly rate for consulting services related to 3D Printing, 3D Design, and Designing for Manufacture

Some items may require additional costs, discounts available for large & recurring jobs.

Some services I specialize in:
Model from nothing
Model from physical objects
Meld/modify existing model(s)
Design for 3D Printing
Design for Manufacture (Machining, laser cutting, etc)
Create Engineering drawings
Provide instruction on operating 3D Printers & Software
Provide assistance with selecting printers and materials
3D Printer Maintenance & Servicing (Local area only)

If you would like me to 3D Print something for you, please see my "3D Print It" service

Training & Qualifications


Over 4 years in the 3D Printing Industry
Worked with manufacturers and designers on a variety of products
Facilitator of PDX3DPLab, Portland's 3D Printing Meetup group
Founder of A3D Technologies, a 3D Printer design & Manufacturing company

I own more than 5 different FDM/FFF 3D Printers (The kind that melt plastic) , and am very experienced with a wide range of software programs related to 3D Modeling and 3D Printing (Specifically: 123D Design, TInkerCAD, OnShape, Solidworks, Simplify3D, Slic3r, Repetier-Host, Marlin Firmware)

Availability & Preferences


Flexible

Trading Preference: I’m flexible, just hit me up!

Reviews of Ryan


Adam provided Help with WIX Stores Help for Ryan
Dec 03, 2016
Ryan is very professional and thorough. It was an excellent experience working with him!
Kristen provided Help with WIX Stores Help for Ryan
Nov 11, 2016
Ambitious guy, no doubt he will achieve his goals.
Adam provided Help with WIX Stores Help for Ryan
Oct 31, 2016
Ryan has a good looking website, and was able to clearly state what he wanted done to improve it. The communication was good, and payment was fast.
Cameron received Hour of 3D Printing Consulting from Ryan
Sep 24, 2016
Easy to work with once we were on the same page.
Mike received Help with Tiny House Living from Ryan
Sep 15, 2016
Ryan is a really cool dude. I've done multiple deals with him and I'm sure I'll do more.
Eric received Hour of 3D Printing Consulting from Ryan
Sep 07, 2016
Ryan is very knowledgeable in the art of 3d printing. He helped me understand some of the more arcane aspects of the advance settings and gave me insi...ght into some potential pitfals.show more
Jordan provided Help with Discussion for Ryan
Aug 31, 2016
Due to technical difficulties, Ryan had a request up that he didn't actually want to have filled at the moment. He paid for it all the same, though, e...arning the rare 5 star reliability.show more
Shermeeka provided Help with Discussion for Ryan
Aug 29, 2016
No problem. Thanks for the simbi.
Heather provided Help with Discussion for Ryan
Aug 27, 2016
Fun guy.
Peter provided Help with Converting PDFs for Laser Cutting for Ryan
Aug 26, 2016
Ryan knew exactly what he needed, making it easy to help him.


Recommendations


Danelle Pierce wrote a recommendation for Ryan Blackwood
Aug 20, 2016

Ryan is very knowledgeable about 3d printing. He's very responsive and helpful. He's my go to source for local 3d printing supplies.

Shashi Jain wrote a recommendation for Ryan Blackwood
Aug 19, 2016

Ryan is skilled with building and maintaining mechanical devices. He's also an expert in 3D printing. When you work with Ryan, you can expect clear communication and reliability.

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3D Print It!
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Ryan's requests


Ryan is requesting
WIX Stores Help
I have a Wix store and I'm looking for help to add a bunch of products to it and make it look/work better. This request is for someone who has experience with Wix and can make the store look & w...

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Scabbard
I have a rapier that did not cone with a scabbard and am looking for someone to make one for me. It doesn't need to be fancy, just be finished in black leather and look nice. I'd like to k...

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Ryan is requesting
Discussion
Who doesn't like a discussion?

I have a lot to share and a lot I could use in return. I would love to get away from a society where everything is about getting as much money and profit as you can for everything.

About Ryan Blackwood

Aerospace engineer, electrical engineer, 3D printing professional. Over a decade of engineering experience, mostly with military aircraft and targeting systems. 4 years experience in 3D printing.... Recently quit my aerospace job of 8 years to start my own 3d printing company. show more

Open to other proposals
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