There are tons of different 3D printer manufacturers out there, and a lot of them are really good and getting better every day. Make: magazine publishes The Ultimate 3D Buyer's Guide - in-depth testing and reviews of the latest machines, newest printing software, and coolest prints and projects to create.
In our selection of which 3D printers to offer we again base our collection on the MIT Inventory list, the results of the annual 3D Buyers's Guide, our own expertise, feedback from customers, the philosophy of the 3D printer manufacturer, how passionated the creators are about their products ..
Ultimaker 3D printers are one of the most reliable tools to bring prototypes and functional models to life in hours instead of weeks. Coupled with a premium service, they’re trusted by professionals, educators and innovators worldwide.
Sindoh is the new kid in town. Their DP201 printer is really the best printer for people that want to start with 3D printing, schools and libraries.
Formlabs designs and manufactures powerful and accessible 3D printing systems for engineers, designers, and artists. Their flagship product, the Form 2 3D Printer, uses stereolithography (SLA) to create high-resolution physical objects from digital designs. The company was founded in 2012 by a team of engineers and designers from the MIT Media Lab and Center for Bits and Atoms.