As a renter most of the ‘home maintenance’ tasks around your apartment will be taken care of by property maintenance or your land lord. But that does not mean that you do not need your own basic set of tools. It is good to have a basic tool kit, that way you can do things like assemble your new flat-pack bookshelf from Ikea, or take care of small issues that are not worth calling property management. With those kinds of tasks in mind, here are my top tools that every renter should have in their apartment tool kit.
Tools & Techniques
There are many different kinds of plastic that can be used in an FDM (fused filament fabrication) style 3d printer. PLA, PETG and TPE are three of the most widely used filament types. Which filament type is best for you to use for your project? Well, the answer is often ‘it depends’. As frustrating as that non-answer is, here are some key differences that may help you choose the right filament for your application.
3d Printing is a relatively new technology that is revolutionizing the world of makers and allowing people to craft new and unique 3 dimensional objects without needing the construction and building skills needed to create something via traditional methods.