Pirate3D Finally Lets the Beleaguered Buccaneer 3D Printer Sink

3DPrint.com

Over two years ago a scrappy 3D printer startup called Pirate3D was founded by three recent college graduates, who promptly launched a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter for their first 3D printer, View the entire article via our website.

MyMiniFactory and Pirate3D Sponsor 3D Wargaming Design Contest

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MyMiniFactory and Pirate3D – the builders of the Buccaneer 3D printer – are sponsoring a design competition around the theme of “wargaming” and “gaming miniatures.” 3D Design 3D Printers 3D Printing Business 3d printed figure 3d printed tabletop games myminifactory MyMiniFactory Designers Exchange pirate3d Pirate3D Buccaneer 3D printer

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Pirate3D — The Agony and the Ecstasy of Crowdfunding Leads to Crucial Private Investment

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If there was ever a campaign that demonstrates the possible perils of crowdfunding, it may well be the story of the Kickstarter agonies involving the Buccaneer 3D printer from Pirate3D. 3D Printers 3D Printing Business Brendan Goh buccaneer crowdfunding kickstarter Kickstarter campaigns Low Capital Management pirate3d Pirate3D Buccaneer 3D printer Roger Chang singapore

Tresure Island 3d model repository by Pirate3d

DIY 3D Printing

Tresure Island is new curated 3d model repository by Pirate3d (creators of Buccaneer). It aims to be Thingiverse alternative with models proven to be printable. Currently there are only few objects available, but maybe they will be able to create more vibrant community in the future. Maybe. Tresure island: [link]. buccaneer community web

How to Kickstarter: The Runaway Success of the M3D Micro 3D Printer and Why It All Worked

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Ever since the two-year Pirate3D debacle finally came to an end a few weeks ago I’ve been ruminating on Kickstarter campaigns and their place in the 3D printing industry. Crowdfunding holds a special. View the entire article via our website.

Pirate3D To Sail Again? Or 3D Hubs To The Rescue?

Fabbaloo

Troubled 3D printer manufacturer Pirate3D continues to operate, according to a report in The Straits Times. Read the whole entry. » » corporate

3D Printing Offers Visually Impaired the Chance to Preserve Lasting Memories

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3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed memory 3d printed photographs 3d printed photos buccaneer documentary kickstarter lola marco aslan pictures pirate3d public relations story touchable memories visually impaired The third dimension can be the critical bridge for the visually impaired — the difference between the flat, indistinct, and illusive surface and the tactile one that provides an alternative to sight. In a... View the entire article via our website.

New Startup PYI Launches NEPTUNE 3D Printer on Indiegogo at a Very Deep, and Worrying, Discount

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3D printer crowdfunding crowdfunding campaign Cura indiegogo Neptune 3D printer pirate3d PYIOver the years I’ve seen quite a few crowdfunding campaigns launch with a relatively low funding goal and a huge discount on the 3D printer, and they rarely end well. Unless the company already. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printers 3D Printing Business Editorials / Opinions 3D printer Indiegogo.

Are new ultra-cheap 3D printers revolutionary or just toys?

RPM Tools

Now meet the Pirate3D printer, care of a startup in Singapore. Pirate3D printer is so named because its supposed to help you pirate physical objects. Pirate3D But wait! Worlds cheapest anythings rarely remain that way for long, and Pirate3Ds claim seems extra silly considering that another company, Hong Kong-based MakiBox, says it will be churning out an even cheaper model for as little as $200 by June of 2013. Meet the Replicator 2.

Sifting through the features or "The Guide to Not Buying a 3D Printer"

Chopmeister's 3D Printing Stuff

Cheapest ever, high quality-low price and similar nonsense ( The Pirate3d Buccaneer - the printer that started the super low cost boom) While a 3d printer, due to it being a relatively complex piece of machinery, is definitely more than the sum of its parts, it can only be that much more. The problem. Well, a person looking to buy a 3d printer nowadays will have a larger choice than ever of manufacturers and models. Literally hundreds of them.

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Pirate3D raises a further $2 million and plans to release new pro 3D printer for architects and designers

3ders

This article Pirate3D raises a further $2 million and plans to release new pro 3D printer for designers is first published at 3ders.org. With all those exciting new 3D printing start-ups appearing almost on a daily basis, you could conclude that the 3D printing business is booming. And that is technically true.

DIMENSIONEXT: What Makes A Massive 3D Printer Crowdfunding.

Dimensionext

The $347 Pirate3D Buccaneer sparked great interest with a strong marketing campaign that orientated around guessing the mystery low price for the printer, then, later, controversy regarding some specifications which were deemed by some customers to have been withheld. Pages. SECTOR NEWS. REPORTS. REVIEWS. SEARCH. PRINTEREST. ABOUT. What Makes A Massive 3D Printer Crowdfunding Campaign?

Sifting through the features or "The Guide to Not Buying a 3D Printer"

Chopmeister's 3D Printing Stuff

Cheapest ever, high quality-low price and similar nonsense ( The Pirate3d Buccaneer - the printer that started the super low cost boom) While a 3d printer, due to it being a relatively complex piece of machinery, is definitely more than the sum of its parts, it can only be that much more. [UPDATE 29.8.14] Yesterday while writing this post, I wasn't aiming for anything special, I was just a bit irritated how misleading most of the information about 3d printers currently is.

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