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BCN3D Introduces the Sigmax 3D Printer, Announces New Software and Materials

BCN3D Introduces the Sigmax 3D Printer, Announces New Software and Materials

BCN3D has been hard at work this year. In February the company revealed that it had revamped its popular Sigma 3D printer, re-introducing it as the Sigma R17, and now, at this week’s TCT Show, BCN3D is unveiling an entirely new 3D printer – a big one. The Sigmax is a dual-extruder desktop machine that […]

BCN3D has been hard at work this year. In February the company revealed that it had revamped its popular Sigma 3D printer, re-introducing it as the Sigma R17, and now, at this week’s TCT Show, BCN3D is unveiling an entirely new 3D printer – a big one. The...
Leapfrog Officially Launches New Industrial Bolt Pro 3D Printer, With Independent Dual Extruders and Office-Friendly Features

Leapfrog Officially Launches New Industrial Bolt Pro 3D Printer, With Independent Dual Extruders and Office-Friendly Features

3D printer manufacturer Leapfrog was founded over five years ago, and has been busy ever since, coming out with 3D printers for both professional and industrial uses. The company first turned heads in the 3D printing community with the release of its Creatr XL in 2014. That same year, the company launched both its Creatr […]

3D printer manufacturer Leapfrog was founded over five years ago, and has been busy ever since, coming out with 3D printers for both professional and industrial uses. The company first turned heads in the 3D printing community with the release of its Creatr XL in...
M3D Stays Low-Cost, Goes Industrial with Open-Source, Feature-Packed Promega 3D Printer

M3D Stays Low-Cost, Goes Industrial with Open-Source, Feature-Packed Promega 3D Printer

M3D will always be known for the , the 3D printer that catapulted them to success with a multimillion-dollar Kickstarter campaign in 2014. The Micro was followed up with the Pro and the Micro+, released just recently, which continued the company’s mission of delivering affordable, low-cost, compact consumer 3D printers. Now M3D is introducing another 3D […]

M3D will always be known for the M3D Micro, the 3D printer that catapulted them to success with a multimillion-dollar Kickstarter campaign in 2014. The Micro was followed up with the Pro and the Micro+, released just recently, which continued the company’s...
Divide By Zero's Accucraft i250D 3D Printer Successfully Used in Investment Casting and Art Projects

Divide By Zero's Accucraft i250D 3D Printer Successfully Used in Investment Casting and Art Projects

Mumbai startup Divide By Zero, one of the top industrial-grade 3D printer manufacturers in India, is known for its AFPM process, which is the first patented 3D printing technology to come out of India. The company used its Accucraft i250+ 3D printer back in 2015 to 3D print several musical instruments that were played at a concert during […]

Mumbai startup Divide By Zero, one of the top industrial-grade 3D printer manufacturers in India, is known for its AFPM process, which is the first patented 3D printing technology to come out of India. The company used its Accucraft i250+ 3D printer back in 2015 to 3D...
Among the Rash of 3D Printer Kickstarter Failures, STACKER Showing Savvy in Enticing Supporters

Among the Rash of 3D Printer Kickstarter Failures, STACKER Showing Savvy in Enticing Supporters

Right now is a bit of a difficult time for Kickstarter, as well as for anyone who wants to launch a new product – particularly a 3D printer – on the crowdfunding platform. This year has already seen two initially successful Kickstarter campaigns fall apart after their creators realized their products weren’t yet ready to meet […]

Right now is a bit of a difficult time for Kickstarter, as well as for anyone who wants to launch a new product – particularly a 3D printer – on the crowdfunding platform. This year has already seen two initially successful Kickstarter campaigns fall...
AON3D Introduces the AON-M Industrial 3D Printer: High-Performance Thermoplastics at Low Cost

AON3D Introduces the AON-M Industrial 3D Printer: High-Performance Thermoplastics at Low Cost

We’ve been talking a lot about Kickstarter campaigns lately. We’ve seen some amazingly successful ones, and then a few others that have been…a bit less successful. AON3D’s 2015 Kickstarter, which introduced the industrial AON 3D printer, was definitely one of the former, bringing in a total of $89,643 – well over the campaign’s $65,000 funding […]

We’ve been talking a lot about Kickstarter campaigns lately. We’ve seen some amazingly successful ones, and then a few others that have been…a bit less successful. AON3D’s 2015 Kickstarter, which introduced the industrial AON 3D printer, was...
SOLIDWORKS World 2017: BCN3D and MatterHackers Proudly Unveil the New and Improved Sigma R17 3D Printer

SOLIDWORKS World 2017: BCN3D and MatterHackers Proudly Unveil the New and Improved Sigma R17 3D Printer

Since its introduction in 2015, BCN3D’s Sigma 3D printer has maintained a steady popularity, positioned comfortably at or near the top of the highest-rated desktop 3D printers list on 3D Hubs since April of last year. At SOLIDWORKS World 2017 yesterday, BCN3D and retailer MatterHackers announced that the Sigma has been revamped and re-engineered as the Sigma […]

Since its introduction in 2015, BCN3D’s Sigma 3D printer has maintained a steady popularity, positioned comfortably at or near the top of the highest-rated desktop 3D printers list on 3D Hubs since April of last year. At SOLIDWORKS World 2017 yesterday, BCN3D...
HORI Releases Their Biggest 3D Printer Yet, the Supersized Z1000

HORI Releases Their Biggest 3D Printer Yet, the Supersized Z1000

Last month, we heard again from Beijing Huitianwei Technology Co., Ltd., better known as HORI. The Chinese 3D printer manufacturer is a company that never sits still; they’re continually developing new printers, as well as introducing new upgrades and improvements to their existing machines. When we checked in with them in December, HORI revealed two new […]

Last month, we heard again from Beijing Huitianwei Technology Co., Ltd., better known as HORI. The Chinese 3D printer manufacturer is a company that never sits still; they’re continually developing new printers, as well as introducing new upgrades and...
Ultimaker Unveils Their Next Generation 3D Printer, the Ultimaker 3

Ultimaker Unveils Their Next Generation 3D Printer, the Ultimaker 3

For those looking to buy their first 3D printer or printer owners who are looking to trade up, buying a desktop 3D printer can be a real headache. There’s a glut of them on the market. It can be quite difficult to separate the wheat from the chaff. And I’m just referring to FDM printing, […]

For those looking to buy their first 3D printer or printer owners who are looking to trade up, buying a desktop 3D printer can be a real headache. There’s a glut of them on the market. It can be quite difficult to separate the wheat from the chaff. And I’m...
Y Soft and be3D Announce the Global Availability of Their Versatile Professional 3D Printer, the DeeRed

Y Soft and be3D Announce the Global Availability of Their Versatile Professional 3D Printer, the DeeRed

Since 2014, we’ve been following office solutions provider Y Soft and, in particular, their 3D printing division be3D. We were impressed with the Czech company’s DeeGreen desktop 3D printer, which was just made globally available towards the end of last year. This week, be3D has announced the general availability of their professional 3D printer, the DeeRed. While the DeeRed has […]

Since 2014, we’ve been following office solutions provider Y Soft and, in particular, their 3D printing division be3D. We were impressed with the Czech company’s DeeGreen desktop 3D printer, which was just made globally available towards the end of last...
Airwolf 3D Introduces the AXIOM 2, Featuring Dual Extruders and Multi-Material Printing Capabilities

Airwolf 3D Introduces the AXIOM 2, Featuring Dual Extruders and Multi-Material Printing Capabilities

Sequels are a pretty common thing in entertainment – in fact, that may be the understatement of the century. In terms of movies, you generally have to wait a year or more for the follow-up; with books, there’s no telling how long a gap there will be (I’m looking at you, George R.R. Martin). 3D printer […]

Sequels are a pretty common thing in entertainment – in fact, that may be the understatement of the century. In terms of movies, you generally have to wait a year or more for the follow-up; with books, there’s no telling how long a gap there will...
German RepRap Introduces the X400 PRO V3, Featuring DD3 Extruder Technology and Other Improvements

German RepRap Introduces the X400 PRO V3, Featuring DD3 Extruder Technology and Other Improvements

The beauty of open source technology is that it is constantly changing and improving. German RepRap is an example of a company that has made its name through its consistently evolving printer technology. The x400 printer has been a popular one among manufacturers in industries from textiles to chemicals to architecture for its speed, precision and convenience. Never one […]

The beauty of open source technology is that it is constantly changing and improving. German RepRap is an example of a company that has made its name through its consistently evolving printer technology. The x400 printer has been a popular one among manufacturers in...
3D-Proto Creates Unique Dual 'Parking' Extruder System for 3D Printers

3D-Proto Creates Unique Dual 'Parking' Extruder System for 3D Printers

We have seen an increasing popularity of dual extruder FFF/FDM 3D printers as of late. These machines provide many benefits over their single extruder counterparts, including the ability to print in multiple colors and/or materials during a continuous print job. This creates a simple method of building support material, especially when you use HIPS or PVA as […]

We have seen an increasing popularity of dual extruder FFF/FDM 3D printers as of late. These machines provide many benefits over their single extruder counterparts, including the ability to print in multiple colors and/or materials during a continuous print job. This...
'Hello Printer' RepRap 3D Printer, CNC, Laser Cutter, Engraver - Features Movable Spaced Dual Nozzles

'Hello Printer' RepRap 3D Printer, CNC, Laser Cutter, Engraver - Features Movable Spaced Dual Nozzles

The open source RepRap movement has been one that has really thrust the at-home 3D printing market into existence. If it weren’t for RepRap, most of the consumer level 3D printers that we are all familiar with, would not have come into existence. Even the most popular consumer 3D printer manufacturer out there today, MakerBot, originated from […]

The open source RepRap movement has been one that has really thrust the at-home 3D printing market into existence. If it weren’t for RepRap, most of the consumer level 3D printers that we are all familiar with, would not have come into existence. Even the most...