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  • Creality CR10S5 Review
    March 17, 2020

    Creality CR10S5 Review

    With a 500 x 500 x 500 mm build volume, the Creality CR-10 S5 can handle your most ambitious building dreams. In size alone, this thing is a beast. But does it hold up to actual printing demands? The updated...

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  • How to Fix Z-banding
    March 17, 2020

    How to Fix Z-banding

    Z banding is a periodic pattern in your 3D printed layers that often resembles a bumpy ribbing look. It gives your prints an unpleasant look, rough texture, and reduces the bonding strength between the layers. Are you experiencing Z banding?...

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  • Creality Ender 3 Pro vs Prusa  i3 MK3S
    March 17, 2020

    Creality Ender 3 Pro vs Prusa i3 MK3S

    Looking to purchase a new 3D printer? Unsure of just how to go about purchasing the new centerpiece of your hobby? Choosing one printer can be intimidating, potentially downright paralyzing if you’re looking to drop over $1,000 on your new...

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  • How to Fix Under-Extrusion
    March 17, 2020

    How to Fix Under-Extrusion

    Are you seeing missing layers, thin layers, or layers that have seemingly random dots and holes in them? You are most likely experiencing an under-extrusion problem. This is a tricky problem to fix because there are multiple causes to the...

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  • How to Fix Thermal Runaway Error on a CR10
    March 17, 2020

    How to Fix Thermal Runaway Error on a CR10

    Thermal runaway protection is protection against the temperature getting out of control. It is actually a piece of code in the firmware of your machine that checks to make sure that once power is being supplied to the heater, that...

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  • The Best Upgrades for Your CR-10
    March 17, 2020

    The Best Upgrades for Your CR-10

    The CR-10 is a great printer, and is especially popular with people who are new to 3D printing, but it isn’t perfect right out of the box. There are lots of upgrades and tweaks you can do to make this...

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  • How to Fix Over Extrusion on Your 3d Prints
    March 17, 2020

    How to Fix Over Extrusion on Your 3d Prints

    Over extrusion is when your 3D printer extrudes too much material, and it can result in parts that have dimensional inaccuracies, oozing blobs, drooping layers, and strings. If you are experiencing any of these symptoms, then you are likely dealing...

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  • How to Print Perfectly With PLA
    March 9, 2020

    How to Print Perfectly With PLA

    PLA, or polylactic acid, is an easy-to-use, renewable, and biodegradable 3D printing material. It is also non-toxic. PLA filament comes in a wide range of colors and can be used to produce great prints with little effort owing to its...

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  • Creality Ender 3 Review: The End-all Budget Printer
    March 9, 2020

    Creality Ender 3 Review: The End-all Budget Printer

    The Creality Ender 3 is hands-down the best 3D printer in its price segment. Verdict Pros: Incredibly affordable Decent print volume Capable of high-quality prints Open source Tight filament path improves compatibility with flexible filament Easy assembly Compact design Increasing...

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