Call for Manufacturers: 3D Printers and 3D Scanners

3D Printing & Imaging
Call for Manufacturers: 3D Printers and 3D Scanners

The sixteen consumer-grade 3D printers we tested for last year's Make: Ultimate Guide to 3D Printing.

Got a favorite desktop 3D printing or scanning appliance? We want to hear about it!

In preparation for the much-anticipated sequel to last year’s Make: Ultimate Guide to 3D Printing, and in the interest of giving you the most comprehensive coverage possible, we’re opening up the floor for public manufacturer nominations.

We’ve been tracking the exploding desktop printer scene very closely over the past six months, and we’ve got a looooooong list of our own in the works, but we want to hear from you! Don’t miss this chance to get your favorite device included in the next edition of our landmark buyer’s guide.

This time ’round, we’re expanding our coverage to include the fast-growing personal 3D scanner market, as well.

So don’t be shy! Sound off in the comments below with names, links, rumors, questions, comments, or insults! Or e-mail me directly at

If you’re a manufacturer, and would like to submit your printer or scanner for review, please fill out the following form. 

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I am descended from 5,000 generations of tool-using primates. Also, I went to college and stuff. I am a long-time contributor to MAKE magazine and My work has also appeared in ReadyMade, c't – Magazin für Computertechnik, and The Wall Street Journal.

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