How to Sand, Polish, and Finish Clear Resin 3D Parts – SUNLU Transparent Resin

In this video I’m going to show you have to make your transparent resin 3D prints clear and see through. No more cloudy 3D prints from transparent resin. It takes some work, but it’s totally worth it! These are wings for an upcoming video of GOFF the alien butterfly from the awesome show Peacemaker! You can get this file on my site. 🙂

ITEMS I USED IN THE VIDEO

3M Pro Grade No-Slip Grip Advanced Sandpaper, 9 X 11-in, 150 Grit, 3/Pack
 
3M Pro Grade No-Slip Grip Advanced Sandpaper, 9 X 11-Inches, 220 Grit, 20/Pack
 
3M 25320P-G Pro Grade No-Slip Grip Advanced Sandpaper, 9-Inch x 11-Inch, 320 Grit, Pack of 3
 
3M Wetordry Sandpaper, 9-in by 11-in, Super Fine 400 Grit, 5-Sheets
 
120 TO 20k Fine Sandpaper Assortment Wet Dry sand paper Variety Pack 
 
Zona 37-948 3M Wet/Dry Polishing Paper, 8-1/2-Inch X 11-Inch, Assortment Pack One Each 1, 2, 3, 9, 15, and 30 Micron
 
Flitz Multi-Purpose Polish and Cleaner Paste for Metal, Plastic, Fiberglass, Aluminum, Jewelry, Sterling Silver: Great for Headlight Restoration
 
BASE CAMP M Plus Dust Face Mask

Check out my 3D Printing Courses on Udemy

3D Resin Printing: From Star to Finish
3D Printing: From Start to Finish
How to Make Money With Your 3D Printer
Design Awesome Graphics For Social Media with Canva

STANDARD FDM 3D PRINTERS I LIKE

Ender 3
ENDER 3 S1
ENDER 3 PRO
ENDER 7 (affiliate link)
CREALITY CR-10
ELEGOO Neptune 2
ELEGOO Neptune 2S
ANYCUBIC Mega S
ANYCUBIC MEGA X

resin 3d printers i like

Peopoly 3D Resin Printers--
USE CODE 3DPRINTEDPROPS AND GET A BOTTLE OF RESIN (affilate link)
The Peopoly Phenom L
Peopoly Phenom
Peopoly Phenom Noir
Peopoly Phenom XXL
Elegoo Saturn - I love this printer!
https://amzn.to/390WNLo
Phrozen Sonic Mini
Anycubic Photon

Some Additional Items you will want to consider for Resin 3D Printing

Resin - https://amzn.to/2GfHUcH
Disposable Gloves - https://amzn.to/2SqG7Uu
Plastic Spatula - https://amzn.to/30vuX5c
Metal Spatula - https://amzn.to/33tYUoc
Isopropyl (IPA) - https://amzn.to/3jyATlm
Pickle Container - https://amzn.to/3cX3fDv
Funnel - https://amzn.to/3isSLgo
Paint Filters - https://amzn.to/2HP3LI8
Lunch Tray - https://amzn.to/2Snt9a0

Gear i'm using

Sony Alpha a6400 - https://amzn.to/2HNNi70
Sigma 16mm f/1.4 - https://amzn.to/3cZnIaO
Batteries - https://amzn.to/3lcqpbP
Lighting - https://amzn.to/30w2Xi3