Pirate3D Finally Lets the Beleaguered Buccaneer 3D Printer Sink

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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.

Tresure Island 3d model repository by Pirate3d

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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.

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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

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

Dangers of Manufacturing 3D Printers: Why Pirate3D Failed

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Have you heard of Pirate3D‘s Buccaneer 3D Printer? If you aren’t in the loop, Pirate3D raised a (then) record-breaking $1.4M+ on Kickstarter for their Buccaneer 3D Printer in 2013. By Dilanka. It’s the Jony Ives-inspired 3D printer that never took sail.

Ghosts of Pirate3D Haunt Seas of Kickstarter with Grave Messages of Sunken Treasure

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Backers of the once-$349 Buccaneer 3D printer from Singapore’s Pirate3D may want to strap themselves down for the news put out by the company’s CEO Brendan Goh on the project’s now two-year-old Kickstarter campaign. By Michael Molitch-Hou.

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.

Will $2 Million Investment Cause Pirate3D to Address KS Community or Abandon Them?

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Pirate3D once had a record breaking Kickstarter campaign, raising $1, 438, 765 through backers of the now infamous Buccaneer 3D printer. … The original post Will $2 Million Investment Cause Pirate3D to Address KS Community or Abandon Them? By Andrew Wheeler.

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

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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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It’s Baaaaaack: Crowdfunding Disaster Cobblebot Launches and Then Cancels a New 3D Printer Kickstarter Campaign

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3D Printers 3D Printing Business Editorials / Opinions 3D printer crowdfunding 3d printing lawsuits buccaneer cobblebot cobblebot inc cobblebot kickstarter cobblebot llc cobblebot scam failed Kickstarter campaigns ibox nano indiegogo Jeremiah Clifft kickstarter Kickstarter scams peachy printer pirate3dI suppose, if you must credit Cobblebot with something, it is their sheer fearlessness in the face of a reputation in the 3D printing community that really couldn’t get any worse.

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.

Most Read Articles from Last Week – October 25th

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Dangers of Manufacturing 3D Printers: Why Pirate3D Failed. Have you heard of Pirate3D’s Buccaneer 3D Printer? By 3D Printing Industry. It’s the Jony Ives-inspired 3D printer that never took sail. With a sleek, aluminum body, smooth, crystal clear acrylic housing, and beautiful aes… The XFab SLA 3D Printer Is Finally Available for Purchase.

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

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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! Meet the Replicator 2.

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

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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.

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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.

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DIMENSIONEXT: What Makes A Massive 3D Printer Crowdfunding.

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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?