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Tyler Koslow

Tyler Koslow is a tech journalist hailing from Brooklyn, New York. His specialties include 3D printing technology, music, and anything else that happens to be shaking up everyday life. When he’s not pounding away at his computer keys, you can find Tyler riding his bicycle, playing guitar, and eating pasta. Follow @tykoslow

By Tyler Koslow

Jun 22, 2018
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Big, Bold, and a bit too Buggy
JGAurora A5 Review: Underrated or Underwhelming?

The JGAurora A5 is a 3D printer with a size comparable to the CR-10 at an even lower price. It has a completely new design and some promising features. Check out our JGAurora A5 review to find out if it's worth buying.

Jun 22, 2018
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CR-Xciting
New Creality CR-X Dual Extruder 3D Printer Revealed!

After the smashing success of the CR-10, Creality3D has just doubled down with the newly announced Creality CR-X, a similarly styled 3D printer with dual extrusion capabilities. Here's what we know so far.

Jun 20, 2018
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Modular on Mars
Project of the Week: Travel Terrain With This 3D Printed Modular SMARS Robot

Want to build your own custom robot with no screws attached? The 3D printed SMARS modular robot is the perfect project for beginners and seasoned makers who want a quick and easy introduction to the world of robotics.  

Jun 18, 2018
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PrintCoin
Makerslab24.com Combines Cryptocurrency and 3D Printing with 3dP-Token

Makerslab24.com is launching a platform that will fuse cryptocurrency with 3D printing technology. The company is creating the 3dP-Token to offer customers greater accessibility to 3D printed products at a lower cost.  

Jun 17, 2018
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Switch up your Switch!
52 Fantastic Nintendo Switch Mods to 3D Print

Get ready to raise your game. Here are the best Nintendo Switch mods you can 3D print for your shiny new console. This Joy ain't no Con.

Jun 16, 2018
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Don't Sweat It
Weekend Project: Cool Down With This 3D Printed Bladeless Desk Fan

Summertime is here and the weather is heating up! Why not use your 3D printer to create a sleek bladeless desk fan to keep you cool. 

Jun 14, 2018
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Smooth Printable
Project of the Week: How to Smooth PLA Prints Without Using Sandpaper

Maker and YouTuber 3DSage shares an informative tutorial on how to create incredibly smooth 3D prints out of PLA without needing to use sandpaper or other post-processing techniques! 

Jun 12, 2018
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Wanhao'd They Do It?
Wanhao Duplicator i3 Mini: Review the Facts

The Wanhao Duplicator i3 Mini is the latest addition to the Wanhao 3D printer family. With a smaller build volume and lower price tag, the Chinese manufacturer seems to be doubling down on the budget segment of the market. Review the features and specs here.

Jun 11, 2018
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From Millionaire to Marvel Villain Creator
World’s Youngest Bitcoin Millionaire 3D Prints Functional Dr. Octopus Suit to Defeat Hypermobility

We chat with 19-year-old engineer Erik Finman, the world's youngest bitcoin millionaire, about the fully functional and 3D printed Dr. Octopus prosthetic suit he created for a 10-year-old family friend and Marvel fanatic who struggles with hypermobility.

Jun 9, 2018
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Watchful Eye
Weekend Project: Create Your Own 3D Printer Monitor for Octoprint

Keep the status of your 3D printer with you at all times with this WiFi-connected 3D printed monitor for Octoprint. Created by maker David Payne, this project uses a Wemos D1 Mini and OLED to display your printer's progress. 

Jun 7, 2018
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Desktop-Sized, Professional-Grade
2018’s Best Professional 3D Printer Under $10,000 – The Top 15

Running a business and looking for a professional 3D printer? Let’s help you. Check out our 2018 buyer's guide to the 15 best FDM, SLA, and SLS 3D printers under $10,000.

Jun 6, 2018
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Flower Power
Project of the Week: DIY Voronoi Blowball Flower Lamp

Thingiverse user UniversalMaker has recently shared a vibrant and modern 3D printed DIY lamp project. Dubbed as the Voronoi Blowball Flower, this light fixture will lighten up your room and produce some unique wall patterns while doing so.  

Jun 2, 2018
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Project Time!
Weekend Project: 3D Printed LED Ring Lamp with a Wood Veneer Finish

This weekend, we're looking back at a 3D printed LED ring lamp created by designer and maker "adylinn". This light fixture is stylish and easy to make, and even has a walnut wood veneer finish on the outside!

May 24, 2018
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Don't Lose Your Marbles
Project of the Week: 3D Printed High-Speed Marblevator Mini Machine

Maker and Instructables regular Greg Zumwalt has created the 3D printed Marblevator Mini, a marble machine with a high speed loop mechanism that can handle over 324,000 marble runs per day. Check out how you can build this jaw-dropping project yourself! 

May 23, 2018
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Printrbot Returns
Printrbot Unveils New 3D Printers & CNC Milling Kit at Maker Faire 2018

At the recently held Maker Faire 2018 event, the veteran 3D printer manufacturer Printrbot unveiled a range of new products, including the new Printrbot Play v2, a unique conveyor belt-style 3D printer kit for long prints and rapid single-object reproduction, as well as the Printrbot CNC v2 KIT.