Author: Nils Hitze

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Prusa Factory Tour

After Makerfaire Prague, I got the opportunity to tour the Prusa Research headquarter and saw how their popular MK3 and MK2.5 3D printers are made! We also check out the Prusament production line and run into early models of the freshly announced SL1 resin printer!

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The End of OnShape?

Onshape pushed some updates to their terms of service a few days ago, and it drastically changes what you can do with it on the free plan. My only option is now Fusion360, which I’ve wanted to try for a while anyways specifically for CNC milling – no better time than now! Discuss this video

Motor gears for the Hangprinter
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Building a Hangprinter!

If you want to 3D print really large parts, you have two options – either build a really large 3D printer with its own rigid frame or use the frame you already have: Your house! And that’s exactly what the Hangprinter is doing: It’s a fully featured frameless 3D printer that uses the room it’s set up in as a frame and suspends itself from the walls and ceiling with high-strength line.