3d printing

Sunlu S9 plus 3D printer review – Powerful 3D printing with oodles of options!

REVIEW – Interested in 3D printing, but thinking about the tinkering? Do you fancy full features, but fret the fiddling? Sunlu’s S9 Plus packs a potent 3D printer punch with oodles of options, opulent operation, quick commissioning What is it? The Sunlu S9 plus 3D printer is a machine that extrudes layers of thinly extruded …

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Creality Ender-3 Neo, Ender-3 V2 Neo and Ender-3 Max Neo 3D printers, which is the right one for you?

SPONSORED NEWS – Officially launched in 2018, the Ender-3 series of 3D printers from Creality has raised the bar for budget 3D printers and become the choice of many from professionals to beginners. The Ender-3 Neo series launched in early August in particular, excels its market-hit predecessors and aims to provide 3D printing enthusiasts with …

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Mingda Magician Max 3D printer review – Now I can print the big stuff!

REVIEW – Bigger is always better!  Especially when it comes to making 3D prints.  The 3D printer market has exploded with innovations and printers with larger print beds being made available.  I currently own the Elegoo Neptune 3 3D printer I reviewed this past June.  That great self-leveling printer prints objects up to 220 x …

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Creality launches Ender-3 Neo series and HALOT-RAY, releasing teaser for Klipper- integrated Creality Sonic Pad

SPONSORED NEWS – Creality officially announces today the debut of the Ender-3 Neo series and HALOT-RAY resin printer, alongside other accessories in the mid-year product upgrade event. The industry-leading Creality Sonic Pad, a smart tablet offering a seamless Klipper firmware user experience, is also unveiled to be available later this year. Creality, a global pioneer …

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Monoprice Joule 3D Printer DIY Assembly Kit review – Get started on your 3D printing journey

REVIEW – 3D printers are a regular review item here at The Gadgeteer, and I’ve been waiting in the wings to tackle a printer which matches my experience level as a beginner.  In addition to documenting my experience with the Monoprice Joule 3D Printer DIY Assembly Kit, I’ll also be sharing some of the resources …

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Creality CR-10 Smart 3D printer review

REVIEW – As a crafty, gadgety kind of person, I’ve always sort of wanted a 3D printer, but I’ve never really had anything I’ve really needed to print.  Basically, I lacked a project.   Enter my son.  He decided he wanted to make an acoustic levitator and apparently it requires printing some parts.  What is an …

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Creality launches Ender-3 S1 Plus – the sizeable smart 3D printer for prosumers

SPONSORED NEWS – Creality, a global 3D printing pioneer and creator of several market-hit products, has recently launched Ender-3 S1 Plus, the latest innovative addition to its flagship Ender-3 S1 series. Compared to the previous editions, Ender-3 S1 and Ender-3 S1 Pro, the Ender-3 S1 Plus has the largest build volume in the fleet. With …

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Elegoo Saturn 2 8K 3D printer review – highly detailed resin prints made easy-ish

REVIEW – There are two popular types of 3D printers on the market today: resin (SLA -Stereolithography) and FDM (fused deposition modeling). We’ve reviewed many of both types here at The Gadgeteer including the previous Saturn model, but this new Elegoo Saturn 2 8k 3D printer will be both my first resin printer to test, …

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Elegoo Neptune 3 FDM 3D printer review – Great printer for beginners

REVIEW – I received my first 3D printer this past Christmas as a gift from my Mom.  I asked for and received a Creality Ender 3 V2.  It had quite an extensive build process and I struggled a bit to get a good quality first build.  It did not have any kind of auto bed …

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Creality Sermoon V1 Pro 3D printer review – Simple enough for beginners like me!

REVIEW – Replicators are no longer just something that you see in sci-fi movies anymore. With a 3D printer, you can imagine something, model it, and print it. If you’ve wanted to jump into 3D printing but haven’t made the leap because you feared it would be too hard to figure out, I have a …

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ANYCUBIC Kobra Plus 3D filament printer review – I like big prints and I can not lie

REVIEW – I have been 3D printing for a little while now and am definitely not an expert but with the help of online resources I have been able to make respectable prints on my older and smaller filament printer but I was limited on the size of prints I could make. Let’s see if …

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Creality Halot One Plus 3D resin printer review – WiFi is the way

REVIEW – I have dabbled in 3D printing but I have only used a Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) style printer where a thin filament is heated and extruded onto a platform to build up your desired object. Stereolithography (SLA) is the other side of the 3D printer coin where a UV laser or light is aimed …

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