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Crews for your 3D Printed 28mm WW2 Tanks and Vehicles

Right now, most of us who are 3D printing WW2 28mm vehicles are using FDM printers, which aren’t detailed enough to print miniatures and high detail items like crew and small accessories.  With the advent of sub $1000 resin printers like those available from Anycubic, Wanhao and Creality, this is likely to change, expect to […]

Black Friday & Cyber Monday 2018: 3D printing deals for wargamers

It’s Thanksgiving tomorrow, which means Black Friday is only two days away, and Cyber Monday is just around the corner.  The two biggest shopping days of the year for the United States have a tonne of potential deals for the savvy wargamer to save tonnes on their 3D printing needs.  Personally, I’m planning to purchase […]

TigerAce1945 drops Hanomag Pack Ultimate on Thingiverse!

Prolific 3D Printing model designer whom we interviewed a few days ago), just dropped the “Hanomag Pack Ultimate” a great new pack of .stl files on free 3D printing file site Thingiverse. The pack includes every variant you could think of including: Sd.kfz251/1 Ausf A, B,C,D Sd.kfz251/2 Ausf B, C, D Sd.kfz251/3 Ausf A,B,C,D Sd.kfz251/7 […]

3D Printing a Western Desert Themed Tabletop

With the release of the Bolt Action: Western Desert campaign book by warlord games, many of our local gaming groups have been focused on North Africa, and I’ve been busy printing off Long Range Desert Group Trucks and Jeeps lately.  Of course for a decent game, you need a good looking table, and if you […]

Wargaming3D.com: Interview with TigerAce1945

Today we are sitting down with Zachary Kavulich AKA TigerAce1945, one of the most prolific WWII .stl designers on thingiverse (I think he’s second only to m_bergman when it comes to sheer number of files uploaded). We took a few minutes to pick his brain about 3D printing and miniature wargaming. First, tell me a […]

Color Matching Plastic Soldier Company (PSC) Spraypaints

As you start printing more and more vehicles, you’ll look for ways to speed up your workflow, especially when it comes to painting the basics.  Generally speaking I prime all of my models with rust-oleum automotive filler primer to help hide the printing lines with FDM printing.  Next I’ve taken to using the Plastic Solider […]

Welcome to Wargaming3D.com

Welcome to Wargaming3D.com, your online resource for all things involving miniature wargaming and 3D printing. This site is intended to showcase all the amazing, free or cheap files available that allow you to produce your own, legal, 3D printed wargaming models. I initially got into 3D printing last year, after purchasing a copy of the […]