Category Archives: Ultimaker

MakerFaire NYC 2013

Went to MakerFaire in New York this past weekend. This is my 4th year going and, as always, it was pretty awesome. I went both days – Saturday and Sunday. Saturday was mostly walking around randomly; Sunday was picture day. … Continue reading

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Ultimaker FAQ: but what about the quality of prints?

A lot of the press that Ultimaker has gotten has been about the crazy speeds these machines can print at. That press is pretty well-deserved, IMO, because they can indeed move very, very fast. Scary fast. That kind of press … Continue reading

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MakerFaire NYC

Back from MakerFaire NYC! Drove down from the Boston area for the weekend and had much fun. My stoopid camera was acting up and I lost a bunch of pictures. There are a bazillion others on the net anyway though … Continue reading

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Ultimaker: first (real) print success…

After a bit of startup struggling, I think I’m finally on track with the Ultimaker. To be fair, said struggling was mostly my own damn fault. Sigh…

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No smoking!

No smoking but some purdy blinky lights!! Just powered up my Ultimaker for the first time and, amazingly (amazingly based on my build skills, not Ultimaker quality), it all seems to work. So far, anyway. I still haven’t put any … Continue reading

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Ultimaker pre-order open!

I’m floored that this isn’t getting more press. Really. Looks like things are coming together for Erik and company – they’re now taking pre-orders for their Ultimaker 3D printer!! I got to meet Erik and see this printer at Botacon, … Continue reading

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