Your Guide To Better 3D Printing

Unbiased reviews, resources, guides and more from 3D printing experts.

3D Printing Guides & Resources

Below are our most recent 3D printing guides, news and resources.

To view all of our articles, either use the navigation at the top, search for the review you want to see, or click the more button below.

3D Printer Resin vs Filament Cost

3D Printer Resin vs Filament Cost

When it comes to choosing whether to 3D print with resin or filament, there are a few factors at play.

Star Wars Dice Tower

The Best 3D Printed Star Wars Dice Tower + Free Downloads

What is a dice tower? A dice tower is a model which allows tabletop gamers to roll dice in a

Are 3D Prints Waterproof

Are 3D Prints Waterproof? + How To Make Your 3D Prints Waterproof

There are many different materials that can be used to create 3D prints. And depending on which material you use,

3D Printing Gear Reviews

Here are our most recent, unbiased reviews of the latest 3D printers and 3D printing gear.

Anycubic Wash and Cure 2.0 Review

9.8

Anycubic Wash & Cure Machine 2.0 Review

Worth The Upgrade? Those who like to print resin models at home may have already come across the Anycubic Wash

Anycubic wash and cure machine review

9.7

Anycubic Wash & Cure Machine Review

The Solution To The Resin Printing Problem Swapping from FDM 3D printing to resin printing comes with multiple benefits and

Anycubic Photon Zero Review

8.6

Anycubic Photon Zero Review

Who are Anycubic and what is the Photon Zero? Anycubic are a widely recognised and popular Chinese manufacturer of 3D

About 3D Print Spy

3D Print Spy is your guide to better 3D printing. Founded by myself Bjørn, an avid 3D printer and professional engineer, we find and test the latest 3D printing gear.

My team and I use our expertise from the world of 3D printing to provide helpful guides, reviews and resources, to help guide you through your 3D printing journey. We firmly believe in providing an honest opinion to help you guys choose the best 3D printing gear.

3D Print Spy FAQ's

Your most frequently asked 3D printing questions answered.

How easy is it to start 3D printing at home?

The initial basics of 3D print are relatively easy to understand. You can download ready-to-print 3D models for free, and setting up most entry level 3D printers is pretty simple. As you proceed through your 3D printing journey you will start to print more complex models, and even create your own models which will come with experience.

Which is better - Filament or resin 3D prints?

Both filament and resin 3D printers have pros and cons, and neither should be looked at as better. Both have their own specialities and which you use will be dependant on your end goal. I have a great in-depth comparison of resin vs filament 3D printers here.

How cheap can I buy a 3D printer for?

In recent years, prices for consumer 3D printers has dropped massively, and now you can find both FDM and SLA 3D printers for extremely low prices. Read my guide to the best budget 3D printers here for a few options.