3D Printing and Scanning

NASA’s working on bringing 3D printers to space that are capable of printing pizza. We’ll let that sink in for a minute. You know what else you can do with a 3D printer? How about print a battery that can power your phone or laptop? Or how about 3D-printing a racecar, a pair of athletic shoes, or a variety of smartphone cases? The 3D printing craze is in full swing as people scramble to create the next best piece of 3D printing history and business-savvy people turn plastic into profits.

The good news is, many companies are now offering 3D printers to the public. You don’t have to be a scientist working in a lab to use one of these things. In fact, many of them are small enough to sit right on top of your desk. There are a number of companies with their own desktop 3D printers, and the amount of choices can be overwhelming. We’ve done the legwork and have rounded up some of the best machines available. Here are five solid 3D printers that you can get your hands on right now.


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Desktop 3D Printers

While 3D printing technology has been around since the 1980s, it was not until the early 2010s that the printers became widely available commercially.[3] The first working 3D printer was created ...

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Stratasys Design Series 3D Printers

Bring your designs to life without delay

Whether you're looking for unmatched strength or exceptionally fine detail, the Stratasys Design Series has a prototyping solution to fit your ...

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Stratasys Production Series 3D Printers

Production, without the line

Imagine production without the expense and time requirements of tooling.  Make changes quickly and affordably - at any stage in the production cycle.  ...

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High Precision and Dental 3D Printers

Allegheny Educational Systems offers a range of high precision 3D solutions for advanced manufacturing and digital dental applications. With our 3D printers and materials customers can create ...

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Stratasys F123 Series Printers

All-in-one power.  All-new possibilities.

Now there's a more capable, more affordable professional 3D printing solution for education - from the leader in 3D printing.  The Stratasys ...

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Desktop Metal 3D Printers

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Desktop Metal was created to change the way we bring products to market. Current metal 3D printing is too expensive and industrial for prototyping and it's not fast enough or cost-effective ...

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3D Scanners

A 3D scanner is a device that analyzes a real-world object or environment to collect data on its shape and possibly its appearance (i.e. color). The collected data can then be used to construct ...

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Ultimaker

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Created through open-source collaboration, Ultimaker's premium 3D printers are highly reliable and enjoyed by professionals and makers all over the world.

Flexible, future-proof and ready to ...

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