Check out this article to get an overview of 3D printing materials and their costs today. And if you want to get something 3D printed, read our article on 3D printing service costs.
Moisture from the air can easily ruin your 3D printer filament, meaning it can also ruin your prints! Here's how to save a wet spool.
Is your 3D print stuck to the bed? Here are 6 ways how to remove 3D prints from the bed without ruining your build platform. Get ready for some really unusual methods.
Flexible filaments are becoming popular. Check out our buyer's guide to learn more about TPU filament and which brand offers the best filaments.
In this carbon fiber filament guide, you will learn about the different types, use cases, and compare some brands of carbon fiber filament.
Looking to try your hand at a new, application-specific 3D printing material? In this guide, we take a look at the benefits, uses, and brands of ASA filament.
Ever wish you could print a complex model and have the supports just melt away afterwards? Or do you want a better, easier alternative to ABS? Well, we've got a material for you! Keep reading to discover the wonders of HIPS filament!
Hailed as 3D printable rubber, flexible filaments like TPE are as squishy, stretchy, and rubbery as it gets. Here, we've broken down what TPE is good for, how to print it, and the purchase options that are available.
In this article, you’ll learn about the water-soluble PVA material. Also, you’ll find the most interesting PVA filaments available on the market.
Instructables member Ian McMill shows how to make a filament extruder for less than $150. The machine can produce PLA and ABS filament.
Hatchbox offers a large variety of filaments at a decent price, marketed to hobbyists looking for good quality materials on a budget. Is it worth the investment? We've got a reel of Hatchbox PLA to test, so let's find out!
The Qidi Tech X-Max is an FDM desktop printer that lets you print notoriously difficult materials. Let‘s review its specs to find what makes it special.
Polycarbonate (PC) has seen decades as one of the toughest of engineering plastics, and now, you can 3D print it. Check out what PC filament is good for, how to print it, and the purchase options that are available.
For a limited time, Aldi supermarkets in Australia will sell the Cocoon Create desktop 3D printer once again, but this time for just $299.
Looking for higher durability and more thermal resistance? ABS might be the material for you. Check out our review of Hatchbox ABS, a popular budget-friendly option.
With many budget filament options lacking in quality, MatterHackers Build Series PLA seems like a good choice for the majority of 3D printer users. The question is, how good is it really? Let's find out!
So you thought that glow-in the-dark, conductive or magnetic filaments are exotic? You have no idea how exotic things are getting...