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Video: Will it Fit?

Video: Will it Fit?

Watch our new video for best practices on designing for mates in CNC Machining versus 3D Printing.

Video: What Will It Look Like?

Video: What Will It Look Like?

Watch our new video to see distinct differences in 3D printing process finishes and resolutions to know what to expect for your custom part.

Video: Will It Melt?

Video: Will It Melt?

How much heat will it take?! Watch our latest challenge putting several of our 3D printing materials to the test.

VIDEO: New Process Available!

VIDEO: New Process Available!

Start quoting today in Artisanal Whittling with many available materials, including Random Twig and Fallen Branch, through April 1st!

Video: Will It Wrench?

Video: Will It Wrench?

How much torque does it take?! Watch our latest challenge putting several of our 3D Printing materials to the test.

Machining channels we’re watching on YouTube

Machining channels we’re watching on YouTube

For many of today’s working machinists, YouTube has served as a modern-day godsend. The collaborative ecosystem formed on the platform within the manufacturing community has been amazing, and it’s served as a go-to informational resource for everyone ranging from first-time 3D printing hobbyist to professional machinists.

Video: Will It Break?

Video: Will It Break?

We put these 3D Printing materials to the test. Find out the results of our impact resistance challenge!