Basics

Featured image of 3D Slash Tutorial for Beginners: How to Use 3D Slash
3D Slash Tutorial
3D Slash Tutorial for Beginners: How to Use 3D Slash

In this 3D Slash tutorial for beginners, you learn how to use 3D Slash by making Star Wars items. This tutorial will help you become a 3D Slash Jedi. Make your own lightsaber!

Featured image of 4 Best 3D Printer Hotends You Can Buy
Hot Stuff
4 Best 3D Printer Hotends You Can Buy

When shopping for a 3D printer hotend, there are some things that you should consider. Here are the best 3D printer hotends you can buy.

Featured image of 20 Best 3D Rendering Software Tools (Some are Free)
Render's Game
20 Best 3D Rendering Software Tools (Some are Free)

Don't use just any 3D rendering software built into you 3D modeling software. Here is a list of the 20 best solutions – commercial and free.

Featured image of 3D Slash Review: 3D Modeling Made Super Easy
Updated: 3D Slash 2.0
3D Slash Review: 3D Modeling Made Super Easy

3D Slash proves that 3D modeling doesn't need to be rocket science. It can be fun, and productive. Version 2.0 is even easier to use. For more details, read this 3D Slash review.

Featured image of What Resolution Can 3D Printers Print?
3D Printing How To
What Resolution Can 3D Printers Print?

When we talk about 3D printer resolution, we have to take all 3 dimensions into consideration: resolution along the X and Y axis, and resolution along the Z axis.

Featured image of How to 3D Print Letters or Text using FreeCAD
FreeCAD tutorial
How to 3D Print Letters or Text using FreeCAD

Have you ever wanted to see your name printed in 3D? Learn how to 3D print letters or text using FreeCAD.

Featured image of 4 Most Important 3D Printer File Formats Explained
Format Facts
4 Most Important 3D Printer File Formats Explained

So you want to buy a 3D printer? Read this guide before you go shopping to get the best printer for your needs and your budget. You’ve heard so many great things about 3D printers and what you can do with them. There are so many wonderful machines which can make your builder’s dreams come […]

Featured image of How To 3D Print Text Using SketchUp
Sketchup tutorial
How To 3D Print Text Using SketchUp

Learn how to create text in SketchUp that you can print on a 3D printer - e.g. a signature or company name.

Featured image of 32 Best PLA Filament Blends 2017 / 2018
PLA rocks!
32 Best PLA Filament Blends 2017 / 2018

So you want to buy a 3D printer? Read this guide before you go shopping to get the best printer for your needs and your budget. You’ve heard so many great things about 3D printers and what you can do with them. There are so many wonderful machines which can make your builder’s dreams come […]

Featured image of Setup Guide to OctoPrint on the Raspberry Pi 2
Eight Arms to Print With
Setup Guide to OctoPrint on the Raspberry Pi 2

Did you know you can manage your 3D printer over LAN? It's easy to with OctoPrint and a Raspberry Pi 2. Learn how to set up Octoprint.

Featured image of 4D Printing – All You Need to Know
Making Things Smart
4D Printing – All You Need to Know

What is 4D printing? How does a 4D printer work? Read our essential guide to learn more about this amazing technology.

Featured image of The Ultimate Guide to 3D Printing – 101 Questions Answered
3D Printing 101
The Ultimate Guide to 3D Printing – 101 Questions Answered

So you want to buy a 3D printer? Read this guide before you go shopping to get the best printer for your needs and your budget. You’ve heard so many great things about 3D printers and what you can do with them. There are so many wonderful machines which can make your builder’s dreams come […]

Featured image of How to Make a Yo-Yo in Autodesk 123D
Autodesk 123D tutorial
How to Make a Yo-Yo in Autodesk 123D

A 3D printed yo-yo is an ideal beginner's project - it is easy to create a 3D model in a modeling tool such as Autodesk 123D and 3D printing it is straightforward.

Featured image of Tinkercad Tutorial – 5 Easy Steps for Beginners
Start Tinkering
Tinkercad Tutorial – 5 Easy Steps for Beginners

So you want to buy a 3D printer? Read this guide before you go shopping to get the best printer for your needs and your budget. You’ve heard so many great things about 3D printers and what you can do with them. There are so many wonderful machines which can make your builder’s dreams come […]

Featured image of Beginner’s Guide on How to Buy a 3D Printer
3D Printer Buyer's Guide
Beginner’s Guide on How to Buy a 3D Printer

So you want to buy a 3D printer? Read this guide before you go shopping to get the best printer for your needs and your budget.