Matt Griffin

Matt Griffin

Matt is Director of Community & Support at Adafruit Industries, a former MakerBot community manager, and author of the forthcoming book Design and Modeling for 3D Printing (Maker Media). He can be seen weekly on Adafruit’s “3D Hangouts” live video series, and glimpses of his adventures in the early days of desktop 3D printing are tucked into the corners of the Netflix original documentary Print the Legend.

Latest from Matt Griffin

Basic Boolean operations illustrated in Tinkercad. From back to front: union, two possible diferences, and intersection of concentric cube and sphere.

An overview of the CAD, CAM, and client software you need. Read more »


With the fastest, finest prints of any DIY printer, the Ultimaker rewards the patient tinkerer. Read more »


Surprisingly good prints from the cheapest, smallest, most portable 3D printer yet. Read more »


This professional-grade printer is a cut above its kin, but is it ready for your living room? Read more »


Nimble, expandable, and smartly innovative, the Bukobots will make a lot of new RepRap fans. Read more »