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Matthew Mensley

Matthew Mensley is not a big fan of writing about himself in the third person. He is, though, a fan of writing, punning (the lowest, and most excellent form of wit) and all things tech.

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Fangtastic? Sep 13, 2021
Anycubic Vyper Review: Toothless

The Anycubic Vyper is a feature-packed printer that turns heads with its $349 price. In review, we've found that despite the bells, whistles, and hype, it's a passable 3D printer we're keen to move on from.

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Under Pressure Sep 8, 2021
Mayku Reveals the Mayku Multiplier Desktop Pressure Former

A larger follow-on from the Formbox vacuum former, the Multiplier promises unprecedented detail and a revolution for the home and workshop maker.

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Drops of Jupiter Sep 8, 2021
Elegoo Jupiter Kickstarter Campaign Launches September 11

Elegoo's super-large-format resin 3D printer comes to the crowdfunding platform on September 11, 2021, with some super-large "discounts" for early birds.

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The Best of the Best Aug 17, 2021
Best 3D Printers in 2021 – Buyer’s Guide

The best 3D printers you can buy right now for home, backed by full printer reviews. Check out our buyer’s guide to find the best 3D printer for your needs.

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Let There Be Light Aug 12, 2021
Best Budget Resin 3D Printers in 2021

Looking for an affordable resin 3D printer? Check out our buyer's guide to find the best budget resin 3D printer for your needs.

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Bargain Hunting Jul 26, 2021
Best Cheap / Budget 3D Printers in 2021

Looking for a cheap 3D printer? Check out our buyer’s guide to the best budget 3D printers priced under $200, $300, $500, and $1,000.

Featured image of 3D Print Your Own Steam Deck (and Pretend It’s December Already)
That Didn't Take Long Jul 19, 2021
3D Print Your Own Steam Deck (and Pretend It’s December Already)

Just days after its announcement, a seemingly true-to-life 3D printable model of Valve's highly anticipated Steam Deck handheld gaming PC is knocking about the web.

Featured image of New LulzBot Taz SideKick 3D Printer Can Be Whatever You Want it To Be
Hiptop It Ain't Jul 12, 2021
New LulzBot Taz SideKick 3D Printer Can Be Whatever You Want it To Be

Like a lime green phoenix from the ashes, the LulzBot of old has returned... sort of. Say hello to Lulzbot's small, new, and customizable 3D printer: the Taz SideKick.

Featured image of Vacation With a Cause: 3D Printed Tiny House Appears on Airbnb
Tiny Home, Big Project Jul 6, 2021
Vacation With a Cause: 3D Printed Tiny House Appears on Airbnb

New 3D printed Airbnb lodging in Canada offers great mountain and lake views, plus the warm fuzzy feeling of helping a good cause.

Featured image of Anycubic Finally Debuts the Vyper Desktop 3D Printer, But Does It Matter?
Vyper Hyper May 28, 2021
Anycubic Finally Debuts the Vyper Desktop 3D Printer, But Does It Matter?

Anycubic is keeping itself busy at TCT Asia with a flurry of new printers that, in addition to the long-awaited Vyper, also includes a clutch of previously unknown and, arguably, more significant machines.

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Break the Thingicurse May 27, 2021
Thingiverse Tips & Tricks: Find Better Models, Faster

For better or worse, Thingiverse persists as the web's biggest 3D model repository. Here's how to get the most from it.

Featured image of Printers to Watch: The Jadelabo J1 has IDEX, PEI Bed, Kitchen Sink…
Ace of Jade May 20, 2021
Printers to Watch: The Jadelabo J1 has IDEX, PEI Bed, Kitchen Sink…

Kickstarter has turned up some legendary 3D printers in the past. The Jadelabo J1 might just be one in the making.

Featured image of Never Lose a Print Again: Embedding Apple AirTags in Your 3D Prints
Hey Siri: Find My Benchy May 15, 2021
Never Lose a Print Again: Embedding Apple AirTags in Your 3D Prints

The release of Apple's AirTags got us thinking; could you use them to track 3D prints? How would you do it? We might have the answer.

Featured image of Elegoo Gives A Glimpse Of Its Next 3D Printer, the Neptune X
Space Oddity? May 15, 2021
Elegoo Gives A Glimpse Of Its Next 3D Printer, the Neptune X

Revealed on social media, new details emerge of Elegoo's next FDM 3D printer.

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Lil' Lasers May 8, 2021
Best Mini / Portable Laser Engravers 2021

Do the pew pew on the go go with our picks of the best portable laser engravers available now. They might not entirely be pocketable, but these mini machines will help you lase your way around the world like the laser-toting nomad you were born to be.

Featured image of MatterHackers’ New Epoxy-Free Resin Doesn’t Stink
All Pouch, No Stench Apr 28, 2021
MatterHackers’ New Epoxy-Free Resin Doesn’t Stink

Expanding its lineup to tackle budget resin printing, the Californian printing supplier debuts an ultra-low odor resin for makers.

Featured image of Longer LK5 Pro: Price, Specs, Release and Reviews
Longer and Longer Mar 29, 2021
Longer LK5 Pro: Price, Specs, Release and Reviews

The Longer LK5 Pro brings the bigness, with a large build volume and large touchscreen UI layered on top of its generally-pretty-okay LK4 Pro printer.

Featured image of Elegoo Neptune 2 Review: Almost
Trident And Tested Mar 25, 2021
Elegoo Neptune 2 Review: Almost

Elegoo – it of desktop resin 3D printing fame – has a new FDM 3D printer on the horizon. It's called the Elegoo Neptune 2, and after using it for a couple of weeks, just like the planet it's named after, we're a little cold.

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Additive Metallurgy Mar 25, 2021
Best Metal 3D Printers in 2021 – Buyer’s Guide

Our metal 3D printer buyer's guide provides the insights you need to make the best metal 3D printer decision. Take a look!

Featured image of Original Prusa i3 MK3S+ Review: The Best Gets Better
Prusa, Plus Feb 19, 2021
Original Prusa i3 MK3S+ Review: The Best Gets Better

Prusa Research has a new printer out, sort of. The Original Prusa i3 MK3S+ is a lot of what we know, with small design changes and a new mesh bed leveling probe. Read our review to see how it stacks up.

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