Community Corner – January 19, 2016: The Featured Projects from last Week
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This week in our Community, Yuan LIU shared his sharp looking Tardis print!
A new multi-hour build from Ares 3D Printer. This time, it took over 8 hours even though the time lapse video is shorter. One corner of the base did not stick well enough. That left a very severe curved corner. Otherwise the build is pretty good. (read more)
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