3D Printer Enclosures from 3DUPfitters

There Are Way Better Options Than the Ikea Lack for a 3D Printer Table

There Are Way Better Options Than the Ikea Lack for a 3D Printer Table

The IKEA "Lack" table has reached legendary status among 3D printing enthusiasts. It’s amazing they can sell a table for $9 even if it is made out...
50% Off Prusa Mini Enclosure Design

50% Off Prusa Mini Enclosure Design

We updated the 3D UP Fitters Prusa MINI enclosure to fit the new optional base, but still have three of the previous design left that only fit the...
120mm Fan to Hose Vent for 3D Printers

New Bigger 120mm Fan Vents

Normally we pick fan CFM to be allow of balance of heat vs air quality control.  The problem is airflow that recirculates every few minutes isn’t a...
Introducing Prusa MINI Enclosure 2.0 with Base Support

Introducing Prusa MINI Enclosure 2.0 with Base Support

We've got 4 Prusa MINIs running 24/7 at 3D Upfitters, and the only thing keeping them from being a perfect print farm machine was the side loading ...
New filament guide for spool holders

New filament guide for spool holders

I recently tried out some cheap filament on a 1Kg spool on one of our super-smooth spool holders on a Prusa MK3S+. Since these printers are direct ...
Chickenhead Knob for Prusa MK3 and Mini

Chickenhead Knob for Prusa MK3 and Mini

It's the 1950s. Leo Fender had popularized the electric guitar, which of course, required an amplifier. Like his guitars, he picked the cheapest co...
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. 
Awesome Dual Material Anti-Slip Feet for the Prusa MK2

Awesome Dual Material Anti-Slip Feet for the Prusa MK2

Prusa MK3 owners have it made: the rubber feet on the Prusa MK3S+ printers don't slip and they make the Prusa MK3 one of the quietest on the market...
Converting a 3D Printer Bowden Extruder to Direct Drive or Vice Versa

Converting a 3D Printer Bowden Extruder to Direct Drive or Vice Versa

The grass is always greener, etc., etc. I once bought a printer with a direct drive hot end design and then read online that the smart thing to d...
Customized 3D Printers and Enclosures

Customized 3D Printers and Enclosures

Most people don't customize their 3D printers, and thus 3D UP Fitters enclosures are designed to work with the stock configuration and as few modif...
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...
Mount Stuff on Your Enclosure with new Customer Bracket Design

Mount Stuff on Your Enclosure with new Customer Bracket Design

Thanks to a recent customer, Joel Wigton, we changed the design of our brackets.  He needed to suspend this fire suppression device from the top of...