3D Printer Enclosures from 3DUPfitters

Adding Skate Bearings to our Acrylic Spool Holder

Adding Skate Bearings to our Acrylic Spool Holder

One of the more common ideas customers have had was adding skate bearings to our acrylic spool holder, so when the supply of acrylic rods ran low, it was a no-brainer to convert the spool holder to use skate bearings instead. Keep in mind everything we design has to work in our print farm. The spool holders are specifically designed to require no adjustment or maintenance and just work day after day and month after month. Any changes to add skate bearings couldn't affect the practical functionality. 
Let's Talk about 3D Printer Fire Safety:  "Will this thing burn down my house?"

Let's Talk about 3D Printer Fire Safety: "Will this thing burn down my house?"

If you've been active in the online 3D printing forums, it won't take long to come across a picture of someone's printer after a fire. But does th...
PLA and ABS 3D Printing while Protecting Your Lungs with an Enclosure

PLA and ABS 3D Printing while Protecting Your Lungs with an Enclosure

There's not much to a 3D printer enclosure.  Although ours look fancy, functionally they're not much different than putting a cardboard box over th...