Any recommendations for choosing a 3D printer?

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    #20932

    Hi, guys, I am new here, trying to decide what is best for me. I know there are a lot of good printers on the market already, but they are also pretty costly, I am on a pretty tight budget, I have also been browsing through Kickstarter, there are quite a few printers that picked my interest, this one called Mooz looks pretty solid, it is a lot cheaper and it can do CNC carving and laser engraving too, I have been seeing their ads all over facebook, I saw a few videos on Youtube as well, did anyone check this thing out? Is it worth a shot? Link: http://kck.st/2z4F8AU


  • Participant
    #20933

    Their homepage https://www.mooz.co/ does not work in Chrome, but works in Firefox. Here is the same bug was recently with 3dprinterchat.com.


  • Participant
    #20963

    Brian, did you see my post about Kickstarter in here? Yes, the Mooz is super nice and it being able to do 3 different things makes it an all-in-one workshop! But for each additional ability, you pay about $70 (somewhere around there). It comes with the 3D printer head but not with the laser engraver or CNC head. There is also a great article in here about the dangers of crowdfunding you might want to read (and watch the first video too) before you fork over any money. Who knows, they could totally make it all the way to production and fill each order. I hope they do! I even backed another 3D printer on Kickstarter but now not so sure it will pull through. If I had it to do over again I wouldn’t do it.

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