Review: SOVOL Vacuum Bags for 3D Printer Filament

A good product that can keep your filament dry. I have tried many different products to store my spools of 3D printer filaments to avoid damage from humidity and keep it dry. The products I have tried include zipper-seal bags, plastic food containers, heated containers, and camera humidity cabinets. Heck, I have tried freezer bags. READ MORE

Shoot-Out: Which hair spray is better? Aquanet Vs. got2b.

Hair spray is very useful in 3D printing but is one bran better than another. I recently read a forum post on using hairspray to make print stick better to 3D printer printing plates.  One of the posters swore by Schwarzkopf got2b Glued hairspray.  I have used Aquanet hairspray but I have never used this brand.  READ MORE

Review: Super Lube 51004 Synthetic Oil with PTFE.

Need lubrication? Super Lube to the rescue. One challenge in 3d printing is lubrication. This challenge can be an increasing problem as the printer ages. I bought this product to lube my Prusa printers. My oldest printer is beginning to make a lot of noise and it is 3 years old. I also started to READ MORE

Review: Sovol 3D Sealed Vacuum Storage Kit

Sovol 3D Sealed Vacuum Storage Kit: High-Quality Filament Storage Option This system works great for storing filament and have a one-way valve for removing the air that looks like it’s just a sticker but holds the vacuum just fine.  Almost all filament is hygroscopic, so if you 3d print and don’t have a dry cabinet/room READ MORE

Prusa Mini Print Surface Shootout: Match 2

Match 2: BCAMD TXT Gold vs Ultrastik TXT Based on my own experiences, I would expect Ultrastik to be superior.  I have three of these for my MK3S printers and I absolutely love them.  They stick very well and the prints are easy to remove.  They also create a fantastic textured first layer.  The Ultrastik is a READ MORE

Prusa Mini Print Surface Shootout: Match 1

Match 1: Prusa Textured vs. TriangleLabs Textured Based on history, I would expect Prusa to wipe the mat with this Chinese cloned bum,  The Prusa Textured is well-loved by the owner of Prusa printers.  It started out on the MK3S and I fell in love instantly.  It is easy to get the first layer and READ MORE

The Prusa Mini Print Surface Sheet: The into

The introduction to a grand test. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut elit tellus, luctus nec ullamcorper mattis, pulvinar dapibus leo. Ok, I sort for did this for the MK3S.  I have acquired a number of print surfaces to test.  We all know the Smooth Stick PEI and Textured from Prusa.  I READ MORE

Review: Polymaker PolyLite PLA

Polymaker PolyLite PLA: A premium quality PLA  Company: Polymaker is not an American company. They are located in Shanghai, China, but they have the offices in China, EU, and the US. Products: Polymaker is not a one-product wonder. They offer a wide variety of 3D printing materials with just as equal of a variety of colors READ MORE