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Last edit: 27.Nov.2012, 20:35h

Makerware 1.03 Update

Today there is new update for Makerware available. Officially the update is only for printing the highest layers a little better but I am able to print in the highest resolution too. Rock on Makerbot Inc.! Get it here!
Last edit: 27.Nov.2012, 20:18h


After a few test I can say (like others did before) that Makerware is not yet ready to be used exclusively. There is for instance a bug which prevents it to print at the highest resolutions... This is a pitty because it really is a better interface and much easier to use than Replicator G, the open ...
Last edit: 24.Nov.2012, 14:12h

First impressions with the Makerbot Replicator 2

The Makerbot Replicator 2 after startup. A working screw with nut. My first experiences with the Makerbot Replicator 2 are mixed. I have produced some nice objects like a screw and a nut (comes with the Replicator 2) and a Plomper) and I can say it is really fun but it can be quite ...
Last edit: 21.Nov.2012, 18:33h

Makerbot Replicator 2 and Animation:Master v17.0

After a long wait today my first 3d printer has been delivered. The Makerbot Replicator 2 is one of the most advanced low-budget-systems on the market. Of course there are other systems like the Form 1 available, which even use the a little more precise Laserlithographie technique and which are ...