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Jacob Goes to the White House

By Stephanie Grimes, Digital Harbor Foundation Yesterday was a big, exciting day for all of us at DHF. One of our very own Mini Makers, Jacob Leggette, represented DHF at the 6th and final White House Science Fair of President Obama’s...

The top 3D printers according to Make magazine

 By Lucas Mearian | Nov 16, 2015 | Computerworld @LucasMearian   Make magazine has released its 2015 3D buyer's guideranking of 18 3D printers, and for the first time CNC milling machines. The third annual guide called out top-performing 3D printers,...

Printrbot CNC Beta Testing

We are thrilled to announce that we are accepting applications to join us in the beta testing of our new Printrbot CNC. This will be a limited beta test. We are going to choose no more than 10 applicants who have the time, interest, and expertise to move this product...

Can We Get a Wrench on the Crowdfunding Spigot?

By Mike Titsch, Lead Editor, 3D Printer World The personal 3D printing industry is in the throes of a self-destructive trend that needs to be addressed. Fueled by an overabundance of competition and easily attained headlines such as, "New Printer Blows Up On...

How 3D Printing Is Making Better Movie Monsters

By Andrew Tarantola, Gizmodo Staff Writer, @Terrortola Cinematic special effects have come a long way since Jason and the Argonauts. What once required dedicated and labor-intensive filming sessions can now easily be generated in near-lifelike quality by modern CGI....

Makezine: Printrbot Reveals CNC Router

By Matt Richardson, www.makezine.com 5/14/14 @MattRichardson Printrbot Founder and CEO Brook Drumm was on hand at MakerCon today to reveal a beta of the upcoming Printrbot CNC router. While it’s targeted as a tool for beginner CNC’ers, the machine is quite capable for...

Make Review: New Metal Printrbot Simple

By Nick Parks, www.makezine.com 5/9/14 @make Printrbot has been on my radar since the release of the low-cost and high-value Simple. Since then, Printrbot has been busy. They recently released the all-new metal Printrbot Simple, which is faster, larger, more accurate...

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...

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 DIY...

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...

3-D printing goes from sci-fi fantasy to reality

AP and KTVU.com SAN MATEO, Calif. — Invisalign, a San Jose company, uses 3-D printing to make each mouthful of customized, transparent braces. Mackenzies Chocolates, a confectioner in Santa Cruz, uses a 3-D printer to pump out chocolate molds. And earlier this year,...

Printrbot Simple Debuts at Maker Faire

By Andrew Terranova, Make Magazine If you were hoping to pick up Brook Drumm’s new Printrbot Simple at Maker Faire Bay Area this year, well…you’re too late. The Printrbot Simple beta edition sold out Saturday afternoon. Still, with alpha availability slate for June,...

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