rss icon


Recent Articles
Lars Brubaker presents at the 2014 3D Printer World Expo
Kevin Pope | Published Feb 3, 2014

MatterHackers CEO Lars Brubaker lays down some knowledge at the 2014 3D Printer World Expo.

Lars Brubaker, our Chief MatterHacker, spoke recently at the 2014 3D Printer World Expo, covering a range of 3D printing topics - from materials to troubleshooting.  In case you missed it, you can still check out the slides that accompanied those presentations below. (More)

MatterControl 1.0 Released
MatterHackers | Published Jan 10, 2014

MatterControl 1.0 is now available and includes several terrific improvements - such as customizable macros and a simple way to create 3D-printable words and letters.

As of January 14th, MatterControl 1.0 is officially available to the public. The MatterHackers team is extremely excited to bring you this latest version, which is undoubtedly our best yet. Read on to learn about all of the fantastic new features and functionality that await. (More)

How to Make Your Friends into Flakes
Roy Smith - Guest Contributor | Published Dec 12, 2013

Roy (aka "The SmithBot") fills us in on a fantastic DIY holiday gift idea - custom snowflakes that incorporate hidden names within the design. All made possible by the science of 3D printing (and 3D printers like you).

You can print custom 3D snowflakes with the names of your friends and family members magically hidden within their snowy crystals!  Follow these easy steps, and your friends will be impressed. So will you! (More)