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Assembly Drawings for the 2014 Printrbot Simple

Assembly Drawings for the 2014 Printrbot Simple

In an ongoing effort to help you build your Printrbot right the first time, we have released assembly drawings for the 2014 Printrbot Simple on our help.printrbot.com instructions site. These exploded view drawings show the relationship of your Printrbot parts and how...
Brook Drumm Explains Printrbot’s Metal Decision

Brook Drumm Explains Printrbot’s Metal Decision

By Mike Titsch, Editor, 3dprinterworld.com @3DPrinter_World Printrbot has come to be synonymous with affordable, open source, laser-cut, wood chassis 3D printers. So when the company announced their intention to produce and release a Printrbot Simple constructed of...
Join us at the 3D Printshow in New York, Feb 13-15

Join us at the 3D Printshow in New York, Feb 13-15

The 3D Printshow in New York is one of the most exciting shows to attend; a combined business,  arts, design, education and consumer event with cutting-edge technology, world exclusive features and some of the sharpest minds in the world of future-tech.  The NYC show...
Printrbot Simple Build Workshop, London – Saturday, Feb 15

Printrbot Simple Build Workshop, London – Saturday, Feb 15

Ever wondered what 3D printing was? Want to find out for yourself? Come join us in a day of building your own 3D printer. RoboSavvy is collaborating with Printrbot Approved Technician, Ian Lewis from Replicat3D, to bring you the Printrbot Simple Build Workshop....

A review of the Printrbot 3D printer

By Luis Ibanez from Opensource.com If you’re looking around for 3D printers that are both inexpensive and open source friendly, the Printrbot Simple Kit will probably catch your attention. This Kit sells for close to $300, and for our team required a full-day of...

Printrbot Shipping Information

Next-Day Shipping! Printrbot is currently offering next-day (business day) shipping!  This offer excludes products that specify a lead time on the product page.  Printrbot does not split up orders.  So, if you order an item with a lead time, the whole order will ship...

3D Printing Makes an Impact in the 2013 French Robotics Cup

By Romain Chaumier, Šikula Robotics This year’s French Robotics Cup took place on May 8-12, 2013. It’s a fun, scientific and technical challenge for robotics’ amateurs. The cup is organized each year by the city of La Ferté-Bernard and the Planète-Sciences...

Printrbot Simple Named “Best Value” by MAKE Editors

MAKE Reviews 23 Personal 3D Printers in 2014 Ultimate Guide to 3D Printing LINCOLN, CA, November 8, 2013 — MAKE magazine, leader of the maker movement and producer of the popular Maker Faire events, once again developed test scripts and benchmarks to run the current...

Writing a $500 3D Printer Grant

Check out this great article by Josh Ajima, Teacher, www.designmaketeach.com.  We appreciate his review on our products.  We agree with Josh that the Printrbot is the perfect solution to schools/classrooms/hackerspaces on a limited budget. “Over the past few...

3D Printing in Uganda

It’s always exciting and inspiring to hear testimonials from customers across the globe. Paola De Cecco lives in Uganda where she has developed courses for training students on how to build solar electronics for rural households. Below is her inspirational story...

Immediate Objects: Explorations in 3D Printing

By Brian Anderson, Instructor – Architecture, Interior Architecture, and Designed Objects The School of the Art Institute of Chicago The Designed Objects program at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) with support from Printrbot, Taulman 3D, and...

Printrbot Jr at Summer Camp

From Drew Lentz, Teacher I was able to use a Printrbot Jr. for my summer camp that I ran this year at the school where I teach.  The purpose of the camp was to get kids to think about building and inventing, so the Printrbot was the perfect accessory.  I dedicated a...