Highest Rated 3D Printers

1Dremel Idea Builder4.714.714.714.714.71Read Reviews
2FlashForge Creator Pro4.714.714.714.714.71Read Reviews
3QIDI TECHNOLOGY X-one 3D Printer55555Read Reviews

The Future of Manufacturing

This is a guest article from SolidProfessor. See their Design for Manufacturing live streaming event on DFM – The Fundamental Best Practice. Manufacturing–past and present   When thinking about manufacturing, most people probably think of big warehouses, assembly lines, and… Continue Reading

Robo R2 Smart 3D Printer Review

Robo R2 High 3D Printer with Wi-Fi

Robo R2 Smart 3D Printer Overview If you’re the kind of person who may be scared off by sharp edges and bare-bones mechanical design, then the Robo R2 Smart 3D Printer with Wi-Fi may be just what you needed to finally… Continue Reading

Earning Your CSWA in 3 Easy Steps (SOLIDWORKS)

This guest article about becoming SOLIDWORKS certified (CSWA) is from the experts at SolidProfessor. 3DEngr visitors can start with a SolidProfessor free account. The Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate (CSWA) exam is the entry-level SOLIDWORKS certification, demonstrating basic SOLIDWORKS skills. Even if… Continue Reading

5 Tips for Getting SOLIDWORKS Certified: CSWP

This guest article about becoming SOLIDWORKS certified (CSWP) is from SolidProfessor. 3DEngr visitors can get this SolidProfessor account free. The CSWP (Certified SOLIDWORKS Professional) exam is one of the top industry certifications for demonstrating your expertise using SOLIDWORKS. Through SolidProfessor’s… Continue Reading

The Top Android Apps for 3D Printing

3D printing is a fast-growing technology. Similarly, mobile applications have been growing in availability and popularity to assist in 3d CAD and 3d printing. 3D computer aided design with a variety of software and applications and 3D printing is already… Continue Reading

QIDI TECHNOLOGY X-one 3D Printer Review

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QIDI TECHNOLOGY X-one 3D Printer Review Built on MakerBot’s previous generation open source hardware design, the QIDI Tech X-one 3D printer technology is adapted by Chinese company Ruian QIDI Technology Co., Ltd. The X-one’s simple and colorful design shows QIDI’s… Continue Reading

Sindoh DP200 3DWOX 3D Printer Review

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Sindoh DP200 3DWOX 3D Printer

Sindoh 3D Printer Review (DP200 3DWOX) With Sindoh’s new lower-budget DP201 3DWOX 3D Printer releasing in 2017, we absolutely needed to cover it’s big brother, the DP200 3DWOX first. While both models are focused on user safety and thermal consistency,… Continue Reading

LulzBot TAZ 6 3D Printer Review

LulzBot TAZ 6 3D Printer While the LulzBot Mini and the LulzBot TAZ 5 3D printers developed a fan base, customers noted that each model was missing a few options. In response to requests, Aleph Objects introduced the LulzBot TAZ… Continue Reading

Ultimaker 2+ 3D Printer Review

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Ultimaker 2+ 3D Printer Review For anyone experiencing disappointment with the performance of inexpensive 3D printers, then the second generation Ultimaker 2 + is the premium device you should consider. The print quality is outstanding while keeping noise levels to… Continue Reading

QIDI TECHNOLOGY Dual Extruder 3D Printer Review

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QIDI TECHNOLOGY 3D Printer Review Anyone familiar with the FlashForge Creator Pro will likely notice that the QIDI Tech 3D printer is practically an equivalent 3D printer. Both are also based on the MakerBot Replicator 2X. However, the QIDI is… Continue Reading

LulzBot TAZ 5 Review

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LulzBot TAZ 5 Desktop 3D Printer with 0.5 mm Nozzle The Lulzbot TAZ 5 3D printer, prominent in Lulzbot’s flagship line of 3D printers, is intended to bring industrial printing to the desktop. Make magazine’s 3D Printer Review (Buyer’s Guide)… Continue Reading

FlashForge Finder Review

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The FlashForge Finder is a user-friendly, entry-level printer designed for classrooms and homes. This very compact 3D printer has a very clean design with cables concealed from sight within the plastic alloy body so that the printer is more or… Continue Reading

Wiiboox One Mini Review

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The introduction of 3D printers opened the realms of creative possibilities for hobbyists, architects, engineers, research scientists and other brilliant minds. However, the cost and size of the new technology made the devices unreachable for many. The up and coming Wiiboox company based in Nanjing Jiang, China, set out to solve the problem by recently introducing the Wiiboox One Mini. Continue Reading

XYZprinting Da Vinci Jr. Review

Overall Rating3.23.23.23.23.2

Despite being one of the lowest priced 3D printers on the market at only $349, the XYZprinting Da Vinci 3D printer has the capacity to provide quality results in a timely manner. This printer is a well-designed and highly intuitive… Continue Reading

Leapfrog Creatr Review

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The exciting world of 3D printing is becoming increasingly mainstream thanks to desktop printers such as the Leapfrog Creatr. Although the Leapfrog Creatr has been designed for the household market, it offers advanced 3D printing functions that set it slightly… Continue Reading

Printrbot Metal Plus Review

Overall Rating33333

Printrbot Metal Plus with its sleek design and precise metal construction offer hobbyists and professionals alike an amazingly accurate machine. There is a lot to like with this model. It is large: The 10 inch by 10 inch print bed… Continue Reading

LulzBot Mini Review

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Measuring 17″ x 13.4″ x 15.2″ and weighing a mere 19 pounds, the LulzBot Mini fits nicely on a desktop. Set-up takes about 15 minutes. Just take the printer out of the box, hang the filament, download the software, connect… Continue Reading

MakerGear M2 Review

Overall Rating3.673.673.673.673.67

The MakerGear M2 is a highly rated 3D printer on Amazon, scoring an average rating of 4.9 out of 5.0 from 160 reviewers. The M2 3D printer is one of MakerGear’s most recent product releases. This printer has a steel… Continue Reading

ALUNAR Prusa i3 3D Desktop Printer Review

ALUNAR Prusa i3 Desktop 3D Printer Kit DIY

ALUNAR Prusa i3 3D Printer Kit Overview ALUNAR has joined the growing ranks of companies offering affordable, DIY 3D printer kits. Similar to machines like HIC Technology’s HICTOP 3DP-18 3D printer kit, ALUNAR’s Prusa i3 (also known as the ALUNAR 3D… Continue Reading

Englewood Incubation Center

3DEngr.com profiles interesting makerspaces, incubators, and 3d design and 3d printing programs for kids, communities, and entrepreneurs. We learned about the Englewood Incubation Center and reached out to Don to write an article about it sharing the story. Do you… Continue Reading

Best Selling Smart Home Thermostats

Best selling smart home thermostats on Amazon Here are the top three best selling smart home thermostats on Amazon. All connect to Wifi and work with Amazon Alexa. Nest #7 best selling product in the tools and hardware category. 4.6… Continue Reading

Monoprice Maker Select Plus 3D Printer Review

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Monoprice Maker Select Plus 3D Printer In Action

Monoprice Maker Select Plus 3D Printer Overview In the 3D printer market space, few companies have moved as quickly as Monoprice. The Maker Select Plus builds on the design of Monoprice’s earlier Maker Select 3D printer, with numerous improvements to… Continue Reading

HICTOP 3DP-18 3D Printer Kit Review

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HIC Technology HICTOP 3DP-18 3D Printer Kit

  HIC Technology HICTOP 3DP-18 3D Printer Kit Overview   HIC Technology is quickly making an impact over at Amazon with their line of affordable 3D printer kits. Among the most popular is their new HICTOP 3DP-18 3D printer kit. Early… Continue Reading

Monoprice Select Mini 3D Printer Review

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Monoprice Select Mini 3D Printer

Monoprice Select Mini 3D Printer Overview Monoprice – the go-to for low-cost tech – have taken budget 3D printing to the extreme. While their MP Select Mini 3D printer might not have all of the bells and whistles their competitors… Continue Reading

Monoprice Maker Select V2 3D Printer Review

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Monoprice Maker Select V2 3D Printer

Monoprice Maker Select V2 3D Printer Overview While not priced quite as rock-bottom as the MP Select Mini, Monoprice’s Maker Select V2 3D printer is still an incredibly budget-friendly option. That should come as good news to those of us… Continue Reading

Sindoh 3DWOX DP201 3D Printer Review

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Sindoh 3DWOX DP201 3D Printer

Sindoh 3DWOX DP201 3D Printer Overview We recently reviewed the Sindoh 3DWOX DP200 3D printer in anticipation of the release of the new Sindoh DP201 model. With the DP200, Sindoh focused on providing consistent and reliable temperatures, keeping user safety in… Continue Reading