Can you Laser Engrave Acrylic

Can you Laser Engrave Acrylic?

Acrylic is a versatile and reliable material that works well for many DIY and professional projects. When you want a plastic-like material that holds up to environmental conditions and abuse, acrylic is an excellent choice. …

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Best camera for 3D printing

5 Best Cameras For 3D Printing

Unless you plan on standing by your printer the whole time, adding one of the best cameras for 3D printing to your set-up can prove to be the most effective way of managing and monitoring …

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Lithophanes: An Introduction for 3D Printing

Photographs are an amazing way to capture a moment in time in your life to hold as a keepsake for generations. One plus of the modern digital photo era is the sheer quantity of photos …

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Arbor Press Size Guide

Arbor Press Sizes: What You Need to Know

Whether you have an at-home workshop or you’re at a job site, an arbor press is an essential piece of equipment. This device allows you to cut and shape various materials, and its relatively small …

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drying filament

Why Drying Filament Matters (And How to Do it)

There are a number of different reasons why it is important to dry filament during 3D printing. One of the most important reasons is that you can improve your print quality by drying filament. It’s possible that you …

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3D printed slug

3D Printed Slugs: 11 Types and Examples

There are quite a few things that you can create using a 3D printer. A 3D printed slug is certainly one of these things. You can find 3D printed slugs in a variety of different colors and …

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Joshua Garcia, Founder

Hi, I'm Joshua. I created Maker Industry to share my passion for maker tools and help others learn about 3D printing, CNC systems, laser cutting and more. Learn More