3D printer reviews

Geeetech E180

[Review] Geeetech E180

March 14, 2018

“This budget 3D printer is suitable for beginners and hobbyists, but mostly as an introductory 3D printer. Due to its small build size, lack of heated print bed, and the issues it presents, users (especially advanced users) will quickly grow out of the E180.”

Photocentric Liquid Crystal High-Res (LCHR)

[Review] Photocentric Liquid Crystal High-Res (LCHR)

January 10, 2018

“Overall, our experience with the LC HR was rather disappointing, although we are aware that the Photocentric Liquid Crystal High-Res is capable of achieving great results. Users can obtain such results with a lot of patience, whether it be for cleaning up or preparing for various unsuccessful 3D prints.”

Dremel 3D40 Idea Builder

[Review] Dremel 3D40 Idea Builder

November 11, 2016

“The Dremel 3D40 Idea Builder for Education is a great 3D printer for teachers. It is very classroom friendly as teachers aren’t likely to ever have to take anything apart with this machine.”

Magicfirm MBot Grid II+

[Review] Magicfirm MBot Grid II+

October 18, 2016

“We strongly believe Magicfirm can improve their product (software and hardware) and the Grid II+ has a lot of potential to evolve from a average desktop 3D printer to a good one.”

CEL RoboxDual

[Review] CEL RoboxDual

August 4, 2016

“The smooth combination of a beautifully designed and engineered hardware with a smart and streamlined software are the perfect example of a what a consumer 3D printer should be.”

Ultimaker Ultimaker 2+ review

[Review] Ultimaker Ultimaker 2+

June 7, 2016

“The Ultimaker 2+ is an attractive and highly capable printer hampered by a shoddy slicer and a very high price. It is an ideal machine for beginners or those looking for a hassle free 3D printer with a good performance.”

LulzBot Mini review

[Review] LulzBot Mini

May 12, 2016

“The Lulzbot Mini is a robust, full featured, open-source 3D printer with multi-material capability and a well developed community/user base.”

bq Witbox 2 review

[Review] bq Witbox 2

April 16, 2016

“The bq Witbox 2 is an excellent desktop 3D printer with a great user experience and capable of producing very high quality 3D prints.”

Dagoma Discovery200 review

[Review] Dagoma Discovery200

April 7, 2016

“For affordable 3D printing, the Dagoma Discovery200 is definitely an interesting choice.”

Flashforge Creator Pro review

[Review] Flashforge Creator Pro

Mars 24, 2016

“The Flashforge Creator Pro is an affordable, straightforward, reliable yet versatile printer which produces consistent results and is relatively easy to maintain and repair.”