Category Archives: 3D printing Nerd

3D Printing Community saddened by closure of Printrbot 3D printers

Open source 3D printer manufacturer Printrbot has announced the close of its business, citing poor sales as the reason for the decision. A simple statement on the Printrbot website from founder Brook Drumm reads: “Printrbot is closed. Low sales led to hard decisions. We will be forever grateful to all the people we met and […]

The Best 3D printers of 2018? 3D Printing Industry Awards nominations update

The 3D Printing Industry Awards 2018 are once again bringing out the community votes. Although less than a month into the process, already we’ve received well over 2,000 nominations for the best 3D printers, breakthrough 3D printing applications, 3D printing materials and software driving the industry forward. You can make your nominations for the 2018 […]

New York City Maker Faire 2017 – the 3D printing perspective

3D Printing Industry can’t be at every 3D printing related event, although we do try! During the past week our full-time reporters have visited the 2017 TCT Show, Codex and New Scientist Live. Even when we can’t make it in person, we’re still keen to bring first-person perspectives from important events in the 3D printing […]