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Printrbot simple: assembly

The nicest moment, when we get to assemble a kit!! This time it’s the Printrbot simple, and as always, here are our impressions and walkthrough The instructions are downloadable in pdf form or available in web version. It’s nice that … Continue reading

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the Solidoodle is here

Finally, after an extremely long wait for the shipment and for the duty complications, we received the solidoodle Unpacking time! First impressions: we chose the expert version: the base model just has the acrilc bed for 499$, the pro model … Continue reading

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third day at the workshop

The third and last day of the 3D workshop was mainly devoted to hands-on activities, where the participants were able to try the techniques learned, slice and print their own objects.   Right before lunch I had my occasion to … Continue reading

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ultimaker assembly: day 2 and detailed explanation of why they have an awful costumer support!!!

Here we are again, ready for the last 2 sections, what we weren’t ready for was the surprise of the missing parts and the horrible behavior of the Ultimaker staff, but let’s explain things in order. Sixth section: Material feeder … Continue reading

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Portabee assembly: part 2!

After a good night's sleep we are ready to start day 2 of the portabee building procedure. We went to sleep yesterday slightly worrying about the end stops that had to be adapted in some way, because the came soldered … Continue reading

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the printrbot junior review

The printrbot jr is here, and although we had chosen the kit version we received a fully assembled one (probably because it was already available for shipment that version when we ordered). SO you won’t have the pleasure of seeing … Continue reading

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