June 25, 2013
Makerbot version 7. Assembled from kit. Prints in ABS.
The most rewarding so far has been assembling the printer. Printed items from Thingiverse. Printed a number of folding iPhone stands to give away.
Semi-retired, design engineer, appliance industry.
Obviously a great opportunity for newcomers to see what 3D printing is all about. Medical applications seem to be an area where the benefits far exceed traditional methods of producing components. It would be interesting to hear of some of the challenges and successes. Perhaps an invited guest?