One of the coolest things I’ve seen to print so far is this Platform Jack on Thingiverse. The platform jack, also known as a scissor lift, or jack stand, contains many moving parts, but it incredibly prints as one part, fully assembled, with no supports required!
As you can easily tell in many photos, 3D printed parts have a certain look. They have a very matte finish with lines visible. Continue reading
The new Solidoodle Press 3D Printer is unfortunately far from “plug and play”. After months of shipment delays, my printer arrived with several issues relating to build quality of the printer. I was initially quite discouraged and ready to return the printer, but fortunately I was able to work through my issues and create many successful prints. Continue reading