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

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

New Maker’s Tool Works File Sharing Site

Maker’s Tool Works, in conjunction with Sproutform.com is excited to announce our new file sharing site, share.makerstoolworks.com. You can download files from others, including all the STLs for teh MendelMax 2 and Fusematic, ¬†upload your own CAD files and STLs, search for files, etc. We really would like to see this become the de facto […]

By |September 6th, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on New Maker’s Tool Works File Sharing Site

Why are we not reviewed in the new Make Shootout?

We’ve been asked a few times now if we were being reviewed in this years Make Magazine 3d Printer Shootout. We are not, and I wanted to explain why. Last Year, we were very excited to be included in the review. I was a charter subscriber to Make, and credit them with a lot of […]

By |August 3rd, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Why are we not reviewed in the new Make Shootout?

Maker’s Tool Works Summer Sale is on now!

Long time customers of ours know that we always strive to keep our prices as low as possible. We don’t often offer additional discounts, our margins just don’t allow it.

But for a limited time, you can now save $100 on our MendelMax 2 or an additional $50 on our Fusematic printers. We also have clearance […]

By |July 5th, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Maker’s Tool Works Summer Sale is on now!

Taurino Power/USBASP Programmer How-To

If you received our original electronics using the Taurino and RAMPS then install this necessary update to fix some functionality errors. The main issue is prints randomly stopping.

Read the instructions ** Updated 11:19 PM CT 24 July 2013 **
Download the files

By |July 22nd, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Taurino Power/USBASP Programmer How-To

Printing with PLA: Making and Applying PVAc Glue Solution for Better Adhesion

When printing with PLA, it’s easiest to use a PVAc glue solution on the bed to increase adhesion. There are a few other options that work nicely for adhesion but are more expensive or more difficult to maintain. For this reason, we recommend that users apply a diluted solution of this commonly-available washable non-toxic glue […]

By |July 8th, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Printing with PLA: Making and Applying PVAc Glue Solution for Better Adhesion

Now accepting orders of MendelMax 1.5+ hardware kits

We’re excited to announce that Maker’s Tool Works is now accepting orders on our MendelMax 1.5+ Hardware kits! Due to holiday shipping delays, closures, and a few last parts still in transit, we will not start shipping the kits until January 2, 2013. We appreciate your patience and continued business. Happy holidays!

Add a MendelMax 1.5+ […]

By |December 21st, 2012|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Now accepting orders of MendelMax 1.5+ hardware kits

Store closed Monday and Tuesday

In observance of holiday, Maker’s Tool Works will be closed on Monday and Tuesday of next week. We wll resume operations on 26 December 2012. All orders placed while we are closed will not fulfilled until we reopen.

Happy holidays from Maker’s Tool Works!

By |December 21st, 2012|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Store closed Monday and Tuesday

Store grand opening, photo contest winners

Grand Opening of the Maker’s Tool Works Store!
Our store went live just this morning, and we’re quite excited by it. Take a look at it here. Please note that at this time, our full product line is not yet in stock. We will announce our official launch once entire kits are in stock and ready […]

By |December 10th, 2012|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Store grand opening, photo contest winners