3D printing creates a physical object from a 3D model. 3D scanning creates a 3D model from a physical object. They are the yin to the other's yang. Read on to find the best 3D scanner for your 3D printer so you can close the loop and recreate objects all day long.
So, you've burned through a reel of filament printing Benchys, calibration cubes, and Baby Groot pencil holders. What now? Why not make life simpler with one of these 3D printed gadgets?
Here’s everything you need to know about 3D printing support structures before you start printing overhangs and bridges in your models.
Want to get the most out of your Anycubic i3 Mega? It all depends on the Cura settings you use. Here's what we suggest as the best Cura profile for your Anycubic i3 Mega.
AutoCAD is the top choice in the drafting industry because it's sleek and comes fully featured. However, this powerful tool costs more, and this has prompted competitors to release programs that match AutoCAD's capabilities. In this piece, we list some of the best AutoCAD alternatives.
3D printing has played a pivotal role in breakthroughs in the field of medicine. These breakthroughs are saving lives, and here we take an in-depth look at some of the ways 3D printing in medicine is making history.
What is the best 3D printer file format? Which format should you use? We explain and compare the four most common 3D printing file formats: STL, OBJ, AMF, and 3MF.
Although 3D printing exists in production circles outside of hobbyist activity, it's not exactly clear whether or not it can be effective in mass production. Here's a more detailed look into the capabilities of 3D printing for mass production.
Changing a file's format can be annoyingly frustrating at times. Converting an STL to OBJ, however, is quick and easy. We gathered all you need to know right here.
Interested in 3D printing? Read the most comprehensive guide to 3D printing answering 101 essential questions about 3D printing.
Have you ever wanted to fly an RC plane? What if you could make it yourself? All you need is a little time and a 3D printer. Check out this curated collection of 3D printed RC plane models, and pick your best fit!
3D printing has seen a huge boom in recent years. Let's break down the advantages and disadvantages of 3D printing compared to traditional manufacturing processes.
3D printing explained: What is 3D printing? What’s 3D printing good for? How does 3D printing work? We simply explain this exciting technology in depth.
Got broken things that need a little TLC? What if a fix was as simple as whipping up your own 3D printed parts? Read on to see how.
The Snapmaker 2 is a new and improved version of the popular 3-in-1 3D printer that also functions as a CNC and laser engraver. Let's review the specs and features.
The cinematic industry has come full-circle, from craftsmanship to computer-generated graphics and back to craftsmanship, but now on a different level with 3D printing. Now, the digital becomes reality.
If you've owned a 3D printer for any amount of time, you are probably accustomed to troubleshooting many issues. Layer delamination is one of the most frustrating. In this article, we are going to explore (in 5 easy steps) how to rid your prints of this pesky issue.