Creating a 3D model just by taking lots of pictures of a real object? Yes! Photogrammetry is back – and it’s easier to use, gives better results and it is still completely free! You’ve read our first article about Photogrammetry, right? A quick recap – using many pictures taken from all possible directions, photogrammetry software […]

Radio controlled drones are extremely popular and you can get them in all shapes and sizes. In recent years, one specific type of drone has seen a sudden rise in popularity: micro quadcopters. They fit in your palm but can be powered by high-RPM brushless motors and a two-cell Li-Po battery, so they have, potentially, […]

I’m pretty sure that you have thought at least once that you would love to have a replica of a certain weapon or armor from your favorite game, movie or TV series – something cool to put on display. Or perhaps you want to get into the increasingly popular hobby, cosplay. Perhaps you don’t want an […]

Our customers love Prusament, so this is a good opportunity to tell you more about the Prusament spool design evolution. Also, we prepared 5 ideas on how to reuse the spools! Download the printed parts and start creating! Have you found some unusual and interesting ideas on how to reuse empty spools? You will have a […]

This year is almost over and before I do a final 2018 recap, I would like to share some information about what’s going on in Prusa Research right now. It has been a busy year, we brought new products to the market, announced new machines (our brand new resin Original Prusa SL1), kept updating and […]

From time to time, every 3D printer owner is asked the same question: “Why is the printer really good and useful? I cannot imagine what would I use it for.” I did not find a satisfactory answer to this simple question at first, because I don’t consider printing figures and statues as the right example. […]

Welcome, mortal! We hope you are not easily spooked! Why? Because we have decided to open our cabinet of curiosities and bring you some Halloween-themed inspiration! Our mysterious masters of 3D printing and post-processing ghouls selected many strange items from the place, only the brave and foolish dare to enter – The Internet! (*distant thunder*). […]

Many people, who begin with 3D printing, often limit themselves to printing models downloaded from sites like Thingiverse or MyMiniFactory. There is nothing wrong with that, of course, but the 3D printing options are way wider than that. Once you get into the secrets of creating your own models, you will discover a whole new […]

I am in the FFF filament based printers industry for quite some time, almost 10 years since I started to play with RepRaps and later joined the project as a core developer. That is more than ⅓ of my life and if I think about it like this I get butterflies in my stomach. Over […]

When we manufacture our printers at Prusa Research, we have everything under our control. We design the hardware, electronics, software, print settings, and even the firmware. That means we basically have full control over the final print quality. Or so we thought, there is one more thing that was (up until now) outside our control […]