Printrbot Simple 3D Printer Kit Review (2013 Version)

Printrbot Simple 3D Printer Kit Review (2013 Version)

The Printrbot Simple 3D printer (2013 version) is a great kit that you can assemble yourself. It consists of an open platform, a frame constructed of machined aluminum and laser-cut birch wood. This 3D printer fabricates objects using PLA thermoplastic filament and has a vertical resolution of 100 microns (0.01mm). Update! New Version Released! Checkout the new 2014 version of this 3D printer, which now has a metal build...
FlashForge Creator 3D Printer Review (Dual Extruder)

FlashForge Creator 3D Printer Review (Dual Extruder)

I already have a few Makerbot Replicators (both single and dual extruder variations) in my design studio. Things are getting busy with new clients, so I started doing some research into purchasing a cheaper alternative and hence starting looking at a 3D printer from FlashForge. My primary concern was to ensure that any new 3D printer would be compatible with all of my current files. I certainly don't want...