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Best 3D Printer of 2022

Best 3D Printer of 2022

Searching for a new 3D Printer? We bought the 12 best products currently on the market to try out for ourselves and...
Best Robot Kits of 2022

Best Robot Kits of 2022

Looking for an educational way to keep your kids entertained at home? We bought and tested all the best robotics and...
Anycubic Photon Mono

Anycubic Photon Mono

The Photon Mono is an affordable and compact model that creates very detailed prints.
Anycubic Mega S

Anycubic Mega S

The Mega S delivered some moderately good prints and is fairly easy to use but is far from a remarkable printer in our...
Dremel Digilab 3D20

Dremel Digilab 3D20

Overall, we weren't too impressed with the Dremel Digilab 3D printer. It is very user-friendly and approachable for...
Anycubic Photon S

Anycubic Photon S

Improving on the design of its predecessor, the Anycubic Photon features dual Z-rails to improve print quality...
Elegoo Mars
Editors' Choice

Elegoo Mars

If you are looking for a resin printer to make some top-tier miniature models, then we would readily recommend the...
Creality 3D CR-10 V2

Creality 3D CR-10 V2

The Creality 3D CR-10 V2 is a great option for anyone who wants the most bang for the buck when it comes to 3D...
Anycubic Photon

Anycubic Photon

The first resin printer that we have tested so far, the Anycubic Photon thoroughly impressed us with its incredibly...
FlashForge Finder

FlashForge Finder

Overall, we were pleasantly surprised by the performance of the FlashForge Finder. This 3D printer is quite easy to...
Creality 3D CR-10S

Creality 3D CR-10S

The CR-10S is a great way to maximize your investment when it comes to 3D printing.
Monoprice Select Mini V2

Monoprice Select Mini V2

The Monoprice Select Mini V2 wasn't the top model by any means, but this model is undoubtedly your best bet on a tight...
FlashForge Creator Pro

FlashForge Creator Pro

The FlashForge is a good introductory printer at a reasonable price. The dual extruding head also gives you plenty of...
MakerGear M2

MakerGear M2

This printer delivered an average performance at an above average price. It's much more difficult to use and the lack...
Zortrax M200

Zortrax M200

This printer has exceptional prints, with practically no bed adhesion issues, and is easy to use. However, it is a...
Ultimaker 2+
Editors' Choice

Ultimaker 2+

Earning the Editors' Choice award, the Ultimaker 2+ is a fantastic model overall. This printer has great printing...
Monoprice Maker Select V2

Monoprice Maker Select V2

While this model doesn't do amazingly well, it does an ok job without totally obliterating your budget. This model...
M3D Micro

M3D Micro

The exceptionally poor performance of the Micro by M3D is not outweighed by its low cost and small form factor. It...
XYZ Printing da Vinci 1.0 Pro

XYZ Printing da Vinci 1.0 Pro

This unreliable 3D printer kept arriving broken, forcing us to exchange it multiple times. We eventually gave up and...
QIDI Technology X-one2

QIDI Technology X-one2

This compact printer is very easy to use and produces surprisingly good prints. Even better, it has a much lower price...
Lulzbot TAZ 6

Lulzbot TAZ 6

This model is packed full of features and functions and is very easy to use -- something we would expect with its high...
Sindoh 3DWOX DP201

Sindoh 3DWOX DP201

This model is by far the easiest to use and is ready to go right out of the box. The Sindoh 3DWOX DP201 is a solid...

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