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Now Accepting Bitcoin!

Now Accepting Bitcoin!

Posted by Alex R English on Nov 26th 2012

Update: Things evolve quickly in the Bitcoin economy - while much of the information here is still valid, please seek newer resources for for learning about acquiring or transacting Bitcoin and for … read more
What to do with a 3D Printer: Make Canning Jar Accessories

What to do with a 3D Printer: Make Canning Jar Accessories

Posted by Alex R English on Aug 15th 2012

Canning jars, also known as Mason jars, are traditionally used to preserve food but have many other uses. People have found literally hundreds of uses for them, from storage of dry goods and small … read more
Printrbot PLUS Build with Timelapse and Notes

Printrbot PLUS Build with Timelapse and Notes

Posted by Alex R English on Aug 12th 2012

The Printrbot Kickstarter was a heck of a ride. After almost 7 months of waiting, our Printrbot PLUS finally arrived. We've not had much time to work with it since the build, unfortunately, so we'll h … read more
Recharging Reusable Indicating Silica Desiccants

Recharging Reusable Indicating Silica Desiccants

Posted by Alex R English on Jul 23rd 2012

Keeping your plastic dry is critical. It greatly improves both printer reliability and print quality. A week ago, we announced our reusable indicating silica gel desiccants, along with some other p … read more

3D Printer Filament Buyer's Guide

Posted by Alex R English on Jun 13th 2012

This is intended to be a very basic Personal 3D Printer filament buyer’s guide for new 3D Printer users. Every single point presented here is worth a lengthy post, but this should serve as a top-le … read more