Larry Wood is a member of All3DP’s Content Academy and contributing writer for All3DP.com.
Want to get started making more organic objects and characters? Follow along to learn about some helpful tools to use while getting started!
Blender is a free open-source 3D creation suite for modeling, animation, and more. Read on to learn why you should consider using it!
In Blender, text-to-mesh conversions can be done in just a few clicks, but the results may be far from perfect. Learn how to do it right!
Cura is one of the most popular slicing software options for 3D printing. Check out 10 reasons why you should consider using it.
The first layer is the most important part of the print, regardless of the printer. Get it right with these Ender 3 Z offset tips!
Want to get a bit more familiar with CNC 3018 (Pro) machines? Find out why these engravers are a great way to start tinkering!
Wood is great for many projects, but hand-cutting is difficult and time-consuming. Learn how laser cutters can cut wood easily and quickly!
Z offset control can be useful in a number of ways, including printing on top of an object. Learn how to adjust Cura's Z offset setting!
A CNC 3040 is a great machine to get started with CNC routing. Read on for its features and some of the best options!
If you're having trouble printing exotic or flexible material with the stock Bowden extruder, upgrade your Ender 5 with direct drive!
Metal is a challenging material to cut accurately by hand. Read on to learn how to make laser cutting metal safer, quicker, and easier.
Interested in subtractive machining and what CNC turning is? Read on and learn all about this CNC process and what it can turn into!
It's now possible to buy a safe and functional 3D printed bike helmet! Take a look at the best candidates that are sure to protect your head!
Laser cutters are amazing tools. See for yourself how laser cutting MDF and Plywood differs from cutting regular wood.
Want to start working with lasers? Get started with the easily modifiable K40 laser cutter, and upgrade as you go!