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Different Gcodes when slicing twice in Simplify3D?

Dustin the JAT.MN over at his channel showed us how he has problems with his Simplify3D version that isn’t capable to output the same GCODE twice. In fact, there are so many differences between the generated files that it’s not possible that the print comes out the same twice. He asked people to do the […]

DIY bone conducting headset for airsoft gameplay using a 3D printer

In this video I will be making a bone conducting earpiece for airsoft gameplay so I can listen to the things that are happening around me while still being able to hear my two way radio. The parts needed for this project are a simple earpiece for the Baofeng UV-5R radio I use and a […]

Artillery Sidewinder X1 Profile for Simplify3D

In this video, I explain how and why I made the Simplify3D profile that I share with you. There are a lot of nice settings that really help you get a high-quality print out of this printer in no time at all. You can download the Profile HERE

Making parts STRONGER with slicer settings

With a very simple setting in your slicer you can get much more mechanical strength out of your 3D printed parts. In this video I show you how to do this.

Hiding flaws in 3D printed parts with textured spraypaint

We all sometimes suffer from a print that is just not completely beautiful because we had settings wrong or because we have a small defect in the printer. To be able to use those failed prints, you can nowadays buy very beautiful spray paint that is perfect to use to mask errors in your 3D […]

I almost had a fire

Water leaked from our bathroom into our Power inlet and almost set the house on fire

How to get spareparts for XYZPrinting Printers

Buying spare parts for your 3D printer can be very difficult if it’s a Da Vinci machine. There is a Da Vinci official store but there are not that many items to be found there. Best thing to do is try to find out the name of your broken part and search for it on […]

My thoughts on the Pathio slicer

So today the E3D team went public with their beta release of Pathio and to be honest, I would not go there and download it right now. Why? Watch my video and please leave a comment.

The HyperCube is alive and kicking

These are great prints that are coming off the HyperCube printer