Contests

RepRap Champion’s Christmas Giveaway (Finished)

I am excited to announce the first annual Let’s Print 3D Christmas contest, made possible by our friends at RepRap Champion. They have contributed (3) fantastic prize packages to give away for the holidays, making sure there is something available for everyone! RepRap Champion stocks hundreds of 3D Printer parts, including many custom products tailored to… Continue reading RepRap Champion’s Christmas Giveaway (Finished)

Guides

Guide: How to Upgrade the Y-Carriage Plate (Anet A8)

One of the most frequent problems that new owners face is difficulty when leveling the bed. Given the low price point, 3D Printer companies often cut corners in manufacturing that can affect the overall quality of parts. The Y-Carriage plate is an essential piece of these machines, yet it is no exception to such issues,… Continue reading Guide: How to Upgrade the Y-Carriage Plate (Anet A8)

Reviews

Review: The BIQU Magician 3D Printer

Having never owned a Delta 3D Printer before, I was not sure what to expect from the BIQU Magician. While the machine design looked quite solid, I am rather preferential to Cartesian printers with a large build volume. Impressed by several of the more unique features though, especially at the low price point, it is… Continue reading Review: The BIQU Magician 3D Printer

Guides

Guide: 3-Point Bed Level Conversion (Maker Select v2)

When I first purchased my Maker Select, I found bed leveling to be the most tedious and frustrating part of 3D Printing. The problem actually became progressively worse over time, at which point I realized the original Y-Carriage Plate was warped. As I was very close to throwing it out the window, I purchased an… Continue reading Guide: 3-Point Bed Level Conversion (Maker Select v2)

Guides

Guide: Upgrading the Linear Shaft Bearings (Anet A8)

When my brand new Anet A8 arrived from Ebay, I inspected all of the parts to make sure everything was included. Although it was packaged well, I noticed the bearings were practically destroyed, with many of the balls having fallen out. Without any replacements readily available, I opted to assemble the printer and change them… Continue reading Guide: Upgrading the Linear Shaft Bearings (Anet A8)