In today’s article we are going to make a brief analysis of a desktop 3D printer that we received in our workshop, called Longer LK5 Pro. Although this printer is not very recent, it is the first time that it has passed through our hands thanks to the Longer company, who have been kind enough to send us a unit ...

One of the big bets in the new electronics BTT SKR 2 of the BigTreeTech brand has been the inclusion of a protection to avoid damage our drivers when they are located incorrectly on our boards. Unfortunately for BigTreeTech and for some users, a few units of BTT SKR 2 saw the light with a serious design problem and components, ...

Recently the Chinese company Elegoo, one of the main and most active manufacturers of resin printers, unveiled its latest project in a official press release on its website, the Elegoo Jupiter 6K 12.8″ 3D printer. This authentic “beast” will be launched on the market, as on many other occasions, through a Crowdfunding campaign on the Kickstarter platform during the first ...

In today’s article I wanted to review an interesting project that has caught our attention. Its creator, Brandon Withrow, is a programmer and maker quite fond of the Simpsons. In his words, “I wanted to recreate the random nature of the always-on television, in a reduced format “. Something quite original and curious, and that has not left us indifferent. ...

As you all know if you are a regular visitor on our blog, at 3DWork.io we developed a very interesting tool some time ago to configure and download Marlin firmwares on all types of 3D printers (commercial and custom). This tool is called Marlin Builder, and it consists of two main modules. A module to download firmwares from commercial printers ...

The company BigTreeTech, known for its famous SKR boards, has just launched another additional electronics for all the Ender 3 printers available on the market. These new electronic boards have the designation BIGTREETECH E3 RRF V1.1, and bring with them some improvements compared to other similar products. In today’s article I will try to expose some of the characteristics of ...

Buy a 3D printer can be an arduous task if you lack previous experience with these types of tools, and I am completely sure that hundreds of questions of all kinds will arise. You’ll start reading “weird” words like Nozzle, Marlin or Bowden that will be completely unknown to you, and it is certainly interesting to know them when you ...

Today at 3DWork we are going to analyze a new integral extruder called BIQU H2 that the Chinese company BIQU has developed for its new BIQU BX printer. In case you are not aware, this new printer was successfully financed through the famous Crowdfunding platforms Indiegogo and Kickstarter recently. This new type of “integral” extruder, as I like to call ...

We all know, or we should know if we have been messing around with 3D filament printers for a long time, that the materials we use over time degrade or simply lose quality. Taking into account the “expiration date” goes unnoticed many times and we always attribute our printing problems or “artifacts” in the pieces to possible misconfigurations of our ...

These last weeks, and after the article we made about the resin printer Phrozen Shuffle XL Lite, I have been working with a new closed machine on which I was interested in making a short article, the QIDI TECH X-Plus printer. The QIDI TECH X-Plus printer is developed by the well-known Chinese company QIDI Technology, which offers us both FDM ...