Today we’re going to take a look at the Artillery X1. You might have seen a review or two of this printer on other channels from a couple of months ago, but this is the newest iteration, the v4. From what I’ve seen, the X1 supposedly has always been a printer that was really close to being a perfect low-budget machine and only had a couple of flaws that would need to be figured out, so what I really want to know is if Artillery or Evnovo finally managed toContinue reading
Category: 3D Printer Reviews
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Vivedino Raptor 2 Review
What happens when you try to baloon up a 3D printer’s spec sheet, but don’t actually know how to build a decent 3D printer? Well, Vivedino happens. This is the Vivedino Formbot Raptor 2.0, and on paper, it’s an absolutely fantastic printer.
The MK3 of SLA resin printers? Prusa SL1 and CW1 review!
Prusa are in on the high-detail resin printing game – but the first resin printer is a bit of an oddball for them, launching as a premium machine into a market that’s already dominated by simple import machines like the Elegoo Mars or the Longer 3D or Anycubic machines. So do Prusa manage to add enough value to their SL1 to warrant a 6x price premium? In any case, I wouldn’t want to use a resin printing system without a cleaning / curing station like the CW1 again, the realContinue reading
Elegoo MARS Review
This is not a cheap 3D printer. It’s a very affordable 3D printer – but unlike filament-based printers, the story doesn’t end there. So while the Elegoo Mars is an incredible, high-detail resin printer, you can’t just it to any other machine that costs under 300 bucks. So today, we’ll look at whether Elegoo are actually managing to democratize printing or if you should just stick to FDM.
Trying to understand the Monoprice Delta Pro
Monoprice are selling the Delta Pro as a variant of their sub $200 “Delta Mini” – and that makes little, yet surprisingly much sense. Find out how this $1299 3D printer stacks up and why I’m having trouble understanding it as a product.
How to get your 3D printer hot – faster!
In the recent MK3 review, I compared the heat up times of both the Prusa MK3 and MK2, and you might have noticed that small annotation I had with the MK2 being overvolted. A while ago, I had already published a video on how to do that and have your printer, any printer, really, heat up way faster and reach higher temperatures, but I pulled the video shortly after because it didn’t really have all the appropriate warnings attached to it. So before we start:
The most important 3D printer – Original Prusa i3 MK3 review!
The Original Prusa MK3 might well be the most impactful 3D printer on the market right now – but is it also the best?
Ultimaker 3 Q&A: Things I left out in the review!
Join in as I try to answer your questions on the Ultimaker 3!
Printrbot Simple Pro review from a Pro’s and Newbie’s perspective!
Printrbot is taking risks with the Simple Pro – a new electronics package and all-cloud slicing can definitely polarize. But is it a convincing package or still too green to be useful? And most importantly, how well does it work out in a newbie’s hands?