Maker’ s Tool Works to attend Midwest RepRap Festival

Maker’s Tool Works will be at the Midwest RepRap Festival in Goshen, IN, from Mar 18-20. We’ll have the world debut of our brand new printer, as well as some great show discounts and specials. Admission is free, so stop by!

If you can’t make the show, watch this space for more details after the show!

By |March 3rd, 2016|Community News, General Posts, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Maker’ s Tool Works to attend Midwest RepRap Festival

Tech Note: Using PETG Filaments: Quirks & Benefits

PETG filament has increasingly become the new “big thing” in the 3D printing. In addition to the constantly expanding color selection, it has some of the best features of both PLA and ABS:

It has a transition temperature point roughly equivalent to ABS, allowing it to handle higher ambient temperatures than PLA
It sticks to bed treatments such as our 3D-EEZ […]

By |January 14th, 2016|Monthly Tech Notes|Comments Off on Tech Note: Using PETG Filaments: Quirks & Benefits

All Filament Is Not Created Equal

In this month’s tech note I wanted to discuss a question that has came up several times in our chat channel concerning choice of filament color.  We recommend that you do not choose white or black as the filament color if you are new to 3D printing. There are a couple of reasons for this […]

By |December 10th, 2015|Monthly Tech Notes|Comments Off on All Filament Is Not Created Equal

Win a Free 3D Printer (MiniMax) from Maker’s Tool Works and 3D-EEZ

By |September 21st, 2015|3D Printer Contests|Comments Off on Win a Free 3D Printer (MiniMax) from Maker’s Tool Works and 3D-EEZ

August Tech Note: Potential Issue With Extrude Hob

By |August 12th, 2015|Monthly Tech Notes|Comments Off on August Tech Note: Potential Issue With Extrude Hob

July Tech Note: Changing MendelMax 3 LED Colors

If you want to change your led colors from the default patterns on your MM3 you can do this by loading your firmware “marlin” file into arduino and navigate to the bottom of the configuration.h file. Instructions and examples are located at the bottom of this file.

By |July 15th, 2015|Monthly Tech Notes|Comments Off on July Tech Note: Changing MendelMax 3 LED Colors

Requiem for a printer

Maker’s Tool Works support guru Flint started out as one of our customers. He purchased one of our MendelMax 2 printers during our beta for his very first printer. He was also in our internal beta for our new MM3 and he liked it so much, he decided to upgrade his MM2 also. Not wanting […]

By |March 6th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Requiem for a printer

Maker’s Tool Works Black Friday Sale!

Products in the categories ‘Printers & Kits’ and ‘Extruders & Parts’ are 10% off
All Other products are 20% off!

All discounts are applied automatically and will be reflected in your shopping cart. Pricing will be in effect until 12/1. Orders will be shipped on a first-come, first-served basis, and depending on sales volume orders may end […]

By |November 27th, 2014|Community News|Comments Off on Maker’s Tool Works Black Friday Sale!

Announcing The Mendel Max 3

Click play to watch the video. It will blow your mind.

It’s been awhile since we’ve been able to get a new blog post up. But don’t think we’ve been sitting around on our laurels. Our Oklahoma factory has been busy supporting you and your hobby. We’ve learned that just like us, you are passionate […]

By |November 26th, 2014|News|Comments Off on Announcing The Mendel Max 3

MendelMax 3 3D Printer Review – Just wow!

This was sent to use from a recent client (OhmEye in the IRC chatroom) .  This is the full untouched, unredacted review. This put a smile on our face.
I have thousands of print hours using my MendelMax 1.5 and 2.0 printers and the 3.0 design carries forward this design family that make it seem more […]

By |November 25th, 2014|3D Printer Reviews|Comments Off on MendelMax 3 3D Printer Review – Just wow!