Welcome to the 3D printing section of the Maker Hacks site! Here you will find everything related to the fun and exciting (occasionally frustrating) world of 3D printers.
You will find a range of sub-categories, each tailored to meet the unique needs of 3D printing enthusiasts, hobbyists, and professionals alike.
If you are just starting out with 3D printing, you can explore our beginner’s guide, which offers step-by-step instructions, tips, and tricks to help you get started with choosing your first 3d printer and getting up and running with your first print.
For those looking for inspiration or wanting to stay up-to-date with the latest trends, we offer reviews of 3D printers, and accessories to suit every need and budget. Our products are sourced from top manufacturers in the industry and are backed by our expert support team.
It’s not just about buying a 3D printer it is about getting the most out of making your own physical things out of plastic, so we share tips, techniques, tutorials, and everything you need to know to have the best time with your digital fabrication using resin or filament processes.
Some of our writing team members here at the Maker Hacks site have been using 3D printers for well over a decade (in fact Ben Eadie has been using 3D printers from before even the open-source RepRap project was a thing) so you know that we have all the practical, hands-on experience and inside knowledge to sort all the scams from the real science!
Part 2 of the Rat Rig V-Core 3 3D Printer Review series will focus on wiring up the printer and first print impressions. Let’s dive in!
Part 1 of a 3 part series for the Rat Rig 3D printer review. Let's examine the part sourcing and mechanical build for a V-Core 3.
Blender is a fully featured 3D design tool with abilities ranging from regular CAD and sculpting all the way through to fully rendered …
Review of the ELEGOO Saturn resin 3D printer - ELEGOO mid-size MSLA printer with 4k mono screen and larger build area than the ELEGOO …
Recently, I’ve deviated from full 3D printer reviews and I’ve been given the opportunity to test individual components for some …
If you are anything like me you’ve thought about what other materials you can 3D print and one of those materials that comes to …
Prusa SL1 & Prusa CW1 Review / First Impressions. The Prusa SL1 is a masked SLA resin printer, the first from Prusa
3D Printing in Resin or FDM/Filament - Which is better for D&D/TTRPG/Miniature Wargaming?
Review of Elegoo Mars, a $250 resin 3D printer - check out this review to see how well it works in practice