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The MakerBot Obituary

MakerBot is not dead, but it is connected to life support waiting for a merciful soul to pull the plug.

This week, MakerBot announced it would lay off its entire manufacturing force, outsourcing the manufacturing of all MakerBot printers to China. 2,063 more words


MakerBot to stop manufacturing its own 3D printers

#MakerBot to stop manufacturing its own #3Dprinters

In a recent anouncment, the company says it will be outsourcing manufacturing of all 3D printers to a contractor named Jabil. Read the official announcement.


3D Printing 1 Year Later

This is the second year with my 3D printers. I have learned a great deal in the two school years of 3D printing and feel I am ready to pass on some wisdom. 1,044 more words


If 3D printing is ever going to make it into our homes, it probably won’t be because of MakerBot

It’s been a rough year for MakerBot, and the dream of 3D printing your shoes, dinner, or electronics at home.

Today, the company once touted… 600 more words

SolidProfessor - Additive Manufacturing - Makerbot #SolidProfessor #SOLIDWORKS

One of the real pleasures of attending SOLIDWORKS World is catching up with many friend from the SOLIDWORKS Community.   Last year I had the opportunity to meet Tony Glockler – Co-Founder of… 827 more words


Hackaday Links: April 10, 2016

Here is the best Mac mod we’ve ever seen. decided to take an Apple G5 Quad to the max. This means maintaining the liquid cooling setup, adding the max amount of RAM (16 GB), adding a Sonnet Tempo 6.0Gb PCI-e card and two Samsung 840 Pro SSDs, and an Nvidia Geforce 6600GT. 433 more words

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The Smart Extruder Plus (Again)

Yes, yes, I know! I already did a post on the Smart Extruder, and the Smart Extruder Plus! So why am I doing ANOTHER post on the Smart Extruder +?   249 more words