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A lot of people have asked me about my Wombot Exilis XL 3D printer experience since I ordered it almost a year ago.
Why have I been so hesitant to talk about it?
Read on to find out … [Read more…]
Original Prusa Mk3s Review
The Original Prusa i3 Mk2, not just any “Prusa i3” 3D printer. Reviews of 3D new printers can get you in trouble at best of times, RepRap or not. Heck, I used to recommend one particular printer that I no longer can recommend just through long term ownership experience. But the Prusa is especially tricky. It’s famously ubiquitous and people have been waiting for an update for a long time. In some ways expectations and hype can destroy a product before it gets a chance to prove itself. Another dangerous area is where copycats degrade a brand at no fault of the originator. Both are factors when talking about the Prusa 3D printer. The design is so popular, so well known, and revisions are so anticipated, it’s almost unfair to go into a review as someone who has been around 3D printers for any length of time. And yet, how could you not?
This is my review after building and owning the kit for a week. It’s my first impressions of the build and in use. I will come back and give my longer term impressions. Sound fair? OK, then let’s continue … [Read more…]
We already walk around with supercomputers in our pockets, so why back this Kickstarter for a portable Linux-based handheld? Well, it’s actually pretty neat!
I didn’t want to buy this printer, but I am glad I did. This Wanhao Duplicator i3 review is in two parts, I am not just going to cover what I like and what I don’t like. I am going to tell you what I did to take it from being a happy purchase to “OMG I love this printer” in part 2.
Ready? Let’s go take a look. [Read more…]