I’ve never dabbled in 3d printing before, one big reason being that it seemed to be a complex hobby with a steep learning curve. I’ve eyeballed some cheaper 3d printers in the past but never pulled the trigger after reading reviews where they were either limited in functionality, or not as beginner-friendly as they marketed themselves to be.
I didn’t know quite what to expect when I received the ANYCUBIC Vyper Auto-Leveling 3D Printer to review, but I was surprised at how easy it was to set up and operate. I’m also realizing that the auto-leveling feature is hugely helpful for beginners and advanced 3D printers alike. What is it? The ANYCUBIC Vyper Auto-Leveling 3D Printer is a filament printer that can “print” objects in 3 dimensions (as opposed to the classic office printer, which puts ink or pigment onto a page in 2 dimensions). You can use a wide variety of different filaments for different purposes (if you’ve ever seen lawn-trimmer string, it’s very similar – spools of plastic string looking stuff). The actual “printing” is accomplished by melting the filament as it reaches the nozzle, which is maneuvered to create layers in specific patterns on […]
Above: PepsiCo food, snack, and beverage product line-up/Source: PepsiCo PepsiCo turned to tooling with 3D printing...