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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2019 Anycubic Chiron Review – Best Bed You’ll Never Sleep In

After a rocky launch, the Anycubic Chiron is slowly clawing its way back into people's minds. Read on for our review of this huge, Ultrabase touting beast of a machine.

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Raise3D Pro 2 Plus Review – Best Large-Format 3D Printer 2019

The Raise3D Pro 2 Plus is our Spring 2019 pick for the "Best Large-Format 3D Printer". Check out our review to find out why it is an excellent choice for professionals who need to print big.

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26 Must-Have Tevo Tarantula Upgrades & Mods

Do you want to pimp your Tevo Tarantula 3D printer? Check out the 26 best Tevo Tarantula upgrades, mods, and improvements.

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Transparency is the Best Policy
Open Source 3D Printer – The Top 9 Right Now

An open source philosophy is fairly common in the 3D printing space, and some enthusiasts consider it a must-have on their machines. Here are some of the best open source 3D printers, followed by a quick glance at their evolution.

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Modular Masterpiece?
2019 Snapmaker Review – Best Budget All-In-One 3D Printer

The Snapmaker, a super-compact 3-in-1 3D printer, laser-engraver, and CNC carver, is our Spring 2019 pick for "Best Budget All-In-One 3D Printer". Check out our review to find out why it offers the best value for money.

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16 Best 3D Pens in 2019

What's the best 3D pen? Check out our 2019 buyer's guide, as we review the lay of the land and determine some of the best 3D printing pens for kids, hobbyists, and artists.

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Simplify3D Review: The Best Slicer for 3D Printing

What does it do? Is it the best slicer for 3D printing? How does it compare to Cura? This Simplify3D review will give you the answers.

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Tronxy X5S – Review the Specs

The Tronxy X5S is a 3D printer with a sturdy aluminum frame and a big build volume for around $300? Review the specs here.

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Leave Your Mark
10 Best Laser Marking Machines in 2019

Looking for a laser marking machine? Check out our 2019 buyer's guide to the 10 best laser marking systems. Includes an overview of the different technologies.

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Extruder Upgrade
5 Best Anet A8 Extruder Upgrades

One of the ways to enhance the print quality of the popular Anet A8 is by upgrading its extruder. Here, we list some of the best extruders that will take your printing experience to the next level.

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A Major Lazer
2019 Glowforge Pro Laser Cutter – Review the Specs

The Glowforge Pro is the most advanced laser cutter from Glowforge. Review the specs here.

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2019 TEVO Nereus – Review the Specs of this 3D Printer

The TEVO Nereus is a budget 3D printer that supports dual extrusion 3D printing and has WiFi connectivity, while also boasting a sizable 320 x 320 x 400mm build volume. Review the specs here.

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Carving It Up
2019 X-Carve CNC Kit by Inventables – Review the Specs

Open-source and highly modifiable, the X-Carve by Inventables is a popular 3D carving kit. Read on as we review the specs of this CNC machine.

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Anycubic Ultrabase Review – Is It Worth It?

The Anycubic Ultrabase is a special 3D printer glass bed available in different sizes. Find out if it's worth its price.

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Flashforge Finder Review – A Good 3D Printer for Beginners

It's a sophisticated little 3D printer for beginners, but a little bit tricky to set up. Read our Flashforge Finder review to learn more.