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WE SERVICE WHAT WE SELL

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WE SERVICE WHAT WE SELL

If your printer needs some repairs, we can probably take care of it. Nearly any problem, from a small fix to a complete overhaul and rebuild, we can handle it.We sell and service: CraftBot, MakerBot, Zortrax, Raise3D and Afinia.If you have another printer, get in touch and we'll see what we can do to get you back up and running.

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Fifth Grader Spends Summer Vacation Designing and 3D Printing a Model of His School

Posted by Jacqui Adams on

Taken from 3DPrint by Clare Scott The other day, I was talking to a friend about the arts and crafts projects we were assigned back in elementary school. It seems that some types of projects are universal – no matter where you went to school, if you’re of a certain age you probably were assigned the same kind of art projects that other kids everywhere were working on. One thing we both remember creating in grade school was “3D art” – which, in those days, involved carefully gluing crumpled bits of tissue paper onto a drawing to give it texture...

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MakerBot Prepares to Expand Sales Throughout US West Coast Schools and Businesses

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Taken from 3D Print by Tyler Koslow Despite all of the cunning innovations being developed across the additive manufacturing spectrum this year, nothing set the news headlines ablaze like the immensely popular 3D printing companyMakerBot and their decision to shut down their Brooklyn-based manufacturing plant and move their 3D printer production to China. Although the move conjured up a fair amount of disappointment across the industry, MakerBot is still focused on providing their desktop 3D printers to schools and businesses across the United States and beyond. With a prominent stronghold on the East Coast 3D printing scene already, and a...

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MakerBot Learning Tips: What is MakerBot Desktop?

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Taken from Makerbot. Posted By STAN SPRING Accessible, reliable desktop 3D printing is about more than having the right piece of equipment. It’s about having a full set of reliable, easy-to-use solutions that streamline your 3D printing experience from start to finish. At MakerBot, that’s why your experience is so important to us.  It all starts with a 3D printable file. Within Thingiverse, there’s more than 1.6 million 3D designs, most of which are free. There, you can also alter or enhance designs with any one of our community’s new apps. Let’s say you’ve found a file there, created a 3D...

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Q&A: Makerbot’s VP of Engineering Talks about 3-D Printing

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Taken from Electronics 360 By Nicolette Emmino Now that 3-D-printing is pretty much a household term these days, you have probably heard of Makerbot, the New York-based company that was founded back in 2009 to engineer and develop 3-D printers. Here we get up-close with David Veisz, MakerBot's Vice President of Engineering, and find out just how 3-D printing is changing the way things are made, Makerbot’s role in the future of 3-D printing, and gain helpful tips and insight into attaining a position in the industry.   David Veisz, VP of Engineering, Makerbot Could you tell us a little bit...

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