Reviews & Buyer’s Guides

Check out our latest buyer’s guides and reviews of 3D printers, 3D scanners, filaments, software, and 3D printing supplies.

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15 Best Cheap DIY 3D Printer Kits in 2019

Build your own 3D printer with a low budget DIY 3D printer kit. Check out the 15 best cheap DIY 3D printer kits in 2019.

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15 Must-Have Anycubic i3 Mega Upgrades & Mods in 2019

Want to improve your Anycubic i3 Mega? Thanks to the growing i3 Mega 3D printing community, here are the 15 best Anycubic i3 Mega upgrades and mods to improve your 3D printing experience.

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25 Must-Have Anet A8 Upgrades & Mods in 2019

Want to improve your Anet A8 3D printer? Thanks to the growing Anet A8 3D printing community, here are the 25 best Anet A8 upgrades and mods to improve your 3D printing experience.

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18 Best STL Repair Software Tools in 2019

Your 3D model isn't printable? Check out our 2019 guide to the best STL repair software tools for fixing STL files, plus tips on how to repair STL files.

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2019 Creality Ender 3 Pro Review – The Better Ender 3

The Creality Ender 3 Pro wants to iron out some flaws of the extremely popular Ender 3. Check out this review to find out how good it actually is.

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20 Best Free STL File Viewer Tools in 2019

Check out the 20 best free STL viewer tools in 2019 for all platforms: Online, Mac, Windows, Linux, Android, and iOS.

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Original Prusa i3 MK3 Review – Best 3D Printer of Spring 2019

Replacing the MK3, the just-released Original Prusa i3 MK3S is our pick for the "Best 3D Printer of Spring 2019". Check out our Prusa i3 MK3 review to find out why it is the best machine for consumers right now.

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2019 Dremel 3D20 3D Printer – Review the Specs

The Dremel DigiLab 3D20 is an desktop 3D printer aimed at schools and universities. Read why it's interesting for makers, educators, and beginners alike.

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12 Best Dual Extruder 3D Printers of Spring 2019

Check out our spring 2019 buyer's guide to the 12 best dual extruder 3D printers on the market. Plus the most important dual extrusion upgrades.

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Ortur-4 3D Printer – Review the Specs

We dive in and review the specs of the Ortur-4. Read on as we take a look at all we know about this speedy printer's features.

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Best Prusa i3 Clones in 2019 – 28 Clones vs Prusa i3 MK3

What's the best Prusa i3 clone? The cheapest? The largest? Read our 2019 guide on the best RepRap Prusa i3 clones and see how they compare to the Original Prusa i3 MK3 kit.

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Best All-In-One 3D Printer 2019 (Scanner/Laser Engraver/CNC)

Check out our winter 2018 buyer's guide to the best all-in-one 3D printer, scanner, laser engraver, CNC machines which combine multiple functions into a familiar form factor.

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2019 Anycubic i3 Mega Review – Best 3D Printer Under $300

The Anycubic i3 Mega is our Spring 2019 pick for the "Best 3D Printer Under $300". Check out our review to find out why. Includes a long-term performance test.

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2019 Shapeoko 3 XXL Review – Editor’s Choice CNC Router Kit

The Shapeoko 3 XXL from Carbide 3D is a large CNC router kit that is easy to assemble and use, making it the choice for us. Check out our review to find out if it could also be the choice for you.

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2019 CraftBot 3 Review – The Supervisor Needs Supervision

Could the CraftBot 3 be a worthy entry to the dual extrusion market or does it lack the reliability to truly stand out? Check out our review to see how it holds up.