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Print a Large 3D Bust

Print a Large 3D Bust
What do you do once you've got a big enclosure? Print something big! This is a 3D scan of my parents that's meant to approximate a bronze bust.  T...

Lulzbot Taz6 Enclosure Shipping!

Lulzbot Taz6 Enclosure Shipping!
The Taz6 enclosure is now shipping! It took a couple of tries to make it perfect, but the new Taz6 enclosure is finally ready. This one features ev...

Creality CR-10 S5 Enclosure Progress

Creality CR-10 S5 Enclosure Progress
This is a first attempt at making an enclosure for the enormous Reality CR-10 S5, which has a massive 500x500x500mm build area. Its almost 4 feet l...

Taz6 3D Printer Prototype

Taz6 3D Printer Prototype
We got a special request to outfit some Taz6 printers at a printing service business, and so set out to make something that fit their requirements....

Prusa Enclosure Design Beta Almost Here

Prusa Enclosure Design Beta Almost Here
We've had so many requests for Prusa MK3 3D printer enclosures that I mocked up this one just to see how it looked. There is a plan to add a custo...

Bigger CR-10 Enclosures are in Progress: S4 and S5

Bigger CR-10 Enclosures are in Progress: S4 and S5
The biggest request we've gotten for new products is for enclosures to fit the CR-10 S4 (400x400x400) and the CR-10S5 (00x500x500) models.  Its not...

Modifying an Enclosure for the CR-10 Titan Aero

Modifying an Enclosure for the CR-10 Titan Aero
One cool mod for the CR-10 is to replace the hot end, and here's the CNC Kitchen video showing how to install the Titan Aero with an E3D Volcano no...

Simplify3D settings for FolgerTech FT-5 w/Titan and Volcano

Simplify3D settings for FolgerTech FT-5 w/Titan and Volcano
One of our workhorse printers for prototyping is the FolgerTech FT-5 outfitting with an E3D Titan bowden and volcano hot end. Here's the .4mm nozzl...

Printing a Jig in ABS using an Enclosure

Here’s what to do with ugly filament: make jigs. This jig holds the acrylic rods used in the spool holders tight so they can be cut to length at th...

How to Attach Corner Connectors on your 3D Enclosure

How to Attach Corner Connectors on your 3D Enclosure
 If you think the holes are in the wrong place, then you've come to the right place.   Here's a quick video on how to attach the L and R corner con...

New Acrylic Filament Spool Holder Ships

New Acrylic Filament Spool Holder Ships
There must be hundreds of spool holders on Thingiverse. I tried a half-dozen of them before giving up. Some only worked for a single spool width or...

Its CNC Time Again

Its CNC Time Again
We got a bunch of orders in last week so it’s time to cut some more on the 4x8’ CNC machine. Here’s a CR-10 wooden enclosure sides being cut out ...