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Hironori Kondo

Hironori Kondo is a member of All3DP’s Content Academy and contributing writer for All3DP.com.

Hironori Kondo is a student, athlete, and maker. When he's not in the classroom or the pool, he's almost always by a 3D printer: assembling little projects, configuring software as an intern, or working as an e-NABLE volunteer. He also loves reading and watching movies.

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Mar 15, 2020
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2020 Best Prusa i3 MK3S Upgrades

There's always better, even for the best. Take your printing to the next level with the best Prusa i3 MK3S upgrades available right now.

Feb 9, 2020
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3D Printing Polypropylene: How to 3D Print with PP

Polypropylene is less commonly used as 3D printer filament, but it does have unique properties. Learn how to master 3D printing with PP!

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Jan 30, 2020
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Anycubic i3 Mega Software: 5 Tools You Really Need

The Anycubic i3 Mega is a great 3D printer, but add these 5 software tools, and you can control and produce flawless prints with ease!

Jan 15, 2020
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Palette 2 Pro: Review the Specs of This Multicolor Device

The Palette 2 Pro from Mosaic Manufacturing promises multi-material printing for single-extruder 3D printers. Let's take a look at what it has to offer.

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Jan 13, 2020
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3D Printer Bed Adhesion: How to Make Prints Stick

3D printer bed adhesion is critical to printing success, but it can be tricky. Follow along to learn the secrets to consistent, successful adhesion.

Jan 6, 2020
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SLA Post-Processing: Best Ways to Clean Resin 3D Prints

Post-processing is critical for achieving the full resolution of your SLA 3D printer. Here are the best ways to go about cleaning up your SLA prints.

Dec 6, 2019
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Vat Polymerization: What Are SLA, DLP, and LCD?

Resin-based vat polymerization 3D printers are becoming increasingly popular, but what exactly do you call these technologies? Let's make sense of this.

Dec 5, 2019
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3D Printer Layer Shifting: 3 Easy Ways to Avoid It

3D printer layer shifting isn't the most discussed print failure, but it certainly is among the most frustrating. Check out three easy ways to avoid it.

Nov 29, 2019
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3D Printing: Ghosting / Ringing – 3 Easy Fixes

Horrifying surface finish when 3D printing? Ghosting? Ringing? Check out this quick guide for 3 easy fixes to get perfect prints.

Oct 31, 2019
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3D Printer Cleaning Filament: What You Need to Know

Clogged nozzles are painful. Read on to find out what exactly makes 3D printer cleaning filament special, and how to use it!

Oct 15, 2019
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Best 3D Hubs Alternatives

3D Hubs is one of the largest and most popular 3D printing services available, but it’s not perfect. Explore this list of 3D Hubs alternatives to see how it stacks up against the competition.

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Oct 3, 2019
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Prusa i3 MK3S Build Volume: How Big is it Actually?

Build volume isn't always about numbers. Read on to learn the true Prusa i3 MK3S build volume, and see how it compares to the competition.

Sep 30, 2019
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The Best Cura Plugins

Some things just make other things better. Plugins for Cura are good examples. Check out our top picks for the best Cura plugins.

Jul 30, 2019
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3D Printer Support Material: Which One to Use for My Project?

Supports are a frustrating but necessary part of 3D printing. Save time and effort by picking the right 3D printer support material for your project.

Jul 13, 2019
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3D Printing Speed: How to Find the Perfect Settings

Tuning 3D printing speed can be tricky: If it's too slow, prints take forever, but if it's too fast, prints fail. Where is the sweet spot? Let's find out!

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