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5 Fun Prints for your new 3d printer.

You finally received your very own 3D printer. Now, what?  It’s up and printing your 3rd benchy. I must have printed 30 benchy’s and as many marvins when I got my first printer running. It didn’t help as much as I thought it would. Sure I got it running but I didn’t see larger issues because of small prints. How about we…

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6 tools everyone with a 3d printer should own.

I like to be prepared. Having the correct tool has always been a priority of mine. As a mechanics kid, Of course, our car was always broke down but hey such is life right. My father owned the shop and I was lucky enough to have a father that insisted I learn how to use tools. This also meant I…

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Assemble the gear you need to win those Office battles.

It’s time to stand up and conker your office. The weekend is here so you have time to plan your attack. When you go back to work on Monday, if you print these items of office Warfare you too will have the firepower to conker the Villians that subject you to the evil of Mondays. I plan to be amassing enough firepower…

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July’s Makerbox subscription review. Should you subscribe?

{:en}Subscription boxes can be a lot of fun to get. Every month a box of random stuff arrives at your door This is exciting because you have no idea what’s in it. This in my mind is what makes them great. That moment of what did I get followed by the fun of discovering just what’s inside. The thing is most…

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7 Printable Tools worth adding to your Workbench.

Everyone that owns a 3d printer has his vices. We print out those random things we find online and we print a lot of them. For some, it’s little figures like the Marvin or MakerBot. For others Props of all shapes and sizes. For me, it’s workbench tools. I just can’t get enough of them. I don’t think I can…

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5 3D prints sure to help you get your game on.

On thing, I love doing with my 3D Printers is finding things around my house to mod,replace or repair with them. It really is nice to run to the store every time I need to fix something. Sure there are things I can’t fix with my printer but these are things I should also probably call a professional to fix…

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Cosplay and 3D printing

Cosplay has always been a huge part of any convention but making outfits, weapons and armor have always been difficult to make. In some ways, this is a good thing it makes people learn new skills. We learn sewing to make cloth items like clothes. Fiberglassing or Mold making to craft armor and weapons. With those skills comes potentially great…

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Get your children involved in 3d printing this summer.

As a father I’m always on the lookout for things I can do with my son. The key to helping your kids grow and learn is getting them interested in learning by making it fun. Growing up I remember my father doing similar things. He would take me camping but while we were out in nature he would add small…

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5 Cool robotics projects made possible by 3d printing.

Atlas robots

I Love Robotics. I am a child of the 80’s after all. Movies like the Terminator,Short Circuit,Fight of the navigator, Robocop, and many more movies, tv shows and video games left me with a craving for everything robotic.America and japan are about to have a giant robot battle,how great is that? The great thing is I get to grow up…

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3D printing some RC summer time fun.

Summer is almost upon us. We all need to get outside more and whats a better way to get outside than by printing up some fun RC toys to play with. I’m a big RC hobbyist. When I was a kid I built Gas Planes,Cars and Hellis'(If you are new to RC stay away from Helicopters they can easily hurt…

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Pinshape survives the Axe. Lets see if we can find something cool on their website.

I wanted to wait on this post for a couple days just to see if they would give any updates or info on how they stayed open. This is the only official statement we got. “To our Pinshape Community, We’ve had an overwhelming amount of interest and support from the 3DP community and we’re hopeful that we’ve found a company…

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