Vision Miner Articles – Page 3


Glue Series - PEI Print bed Build Surfaces for 3D Printing

Learn how to use PEI build surfaces for your 3D Printing bed adhesive. We’ll talk about the different kinds of build surfaces, how to use them, and what we use.

How to use Kapton Tape for 3D Printing Bed Adhesion

Watch as we show you 3 different ways to use Kapton Tape so you can learn to do it for yourself. It’s the best way to make sure your ABS prints don’t break your glass.

Hobbyist vs Industrial FDM 3D Printing: Toys or Tools?

We’ll discuss the differences, why you should upgrade, and how to move from Hobbyist into the Functional 3D Printing World.

How to use Hairspray for 3D Printing Bed Adhesion Glue

See how to use hair spray as adhesion glue for a printing bed!

How to use ABS Slurry Glue for 3D Printing Bed Adhesion

Watch as we guide you through how to make your own ABS Slurry and how to use it. Warning, it’s a bit dangerous and messy.

The New AON-M2: A Business-Savvy Investment

Did someone say, “High-Temperatures, Dual Extruders, 18”x18”x25” Build Area, and Automated Bed Leveling?” ALL IN ONE? AON3D’s AON-M2 is packed with business-oriented benefits, to cut lead times and overhead costs. What are you waiting for? Check out our article on the AON-M2 to learn more about what could be your smartest business purchase yet!

Automated 3D Printing: Manufacturing With Real Returns

Making the leap into 3D printing as a business entails a number of decisions and trade-offs. Companies are always weighing different manufacturing methods to see what will give them the desired return on their principal investment. In this article, we examine the ways in which 3D Printing can reduce costs, decrease lead times, and increase manufacturing efficiency to provide businesses with what returns they can expect when investing into 3D printing.

Metal Spools for Dehydrating Filament: Dry your PEEK and ULTEM Effectively!

If you've ever tried to dry your high-temp filament, you've probably run into warping, melting, or broken spools...

3D Printing - Near-Net Shapes and Post-Processing

If you’re looking to implement 3D Printing into your manufacturing process, it is crucial to keep in mind that 3D Printing is accurate only to a point. So, if you’re aiming for parts that fit within tight tolerances, post-processing is an essential step you will need to take.

Solvay Ketaspire® PEEK and Radel® PPSU AM Filaments - Tensile Strength Testing Parts Overview!

Today Jay shows off some of the prints we did for the testing labs over at Solvay -- they sent out their new filaments for testing, and we printed 150+ parts to tune them all in for the highest strength.

9 Ways to Dramatically Increase Print Quality

Here at Vision Miner, we love Fabbaloo. These guys consistently put out great content, are extremely informative, and most of all, they keep it fun. Check out some tips below, and be sure to see the full article on their website.

3D Printing: Additive vs. Subtractive Manufacturing: What's the Difference?

This article discusses the differences between subtractive and additive manufacturing so you can build your knowledge base on 3D printing from the ground up.