All posts in " 3D Printer "

A Desktop Machine Shop?

February 20, 2017

(CES 2017 – Las Vegas) CES 2017 gives the opportunity for companies to showcase advancements made to 3D printers. However, in the past, 3D printing has been limited to creating plastic parts and gadgets. Ben Willard of explains how his company is revolutionizing 3D printing. decided to go beyond the scope of plastic […]



January 27, 2017

Happy Anniversary to the The Tech Ranch! The “Guru of Geek” Marlo Anderson and Jim Walsh recap the past five years of the show. Join the discussion on technology advancements of drones, autonomous vehicles, 3-D printers, cell phones and much more! The “Guru of Geek” opens up about the fears he felt his first month on […]


The Apple Watch, Voip for Business, find your kids a sports team to play on and a new way to gift.

September 10, 2014

On this episode of the Tech Ranch A review of VOIP Telephone service Voixis, An interview with Charlie Vecchio – CEO and Founder of GiftCaddies, Indiegogo prelaunch 3D Printer Rapide – Ryan Taylor, cofounder of AllTeamz, Miss Metaverse Kate Aquino,, on her take of the upcoming iPhone 6 launch and the Apple […]


So you have a 3D Printer, now what?

December 29, 2013

3D printers are coming of age.  What seemed an improbable dream just a few short years ago has become a reality.  The possibilities in the fields of manufacturing, engineering, medical, food and much more are staggering. Many of the consumer level 3D printers come bundled with software to create printable objects.  In order to create […]


Printing on paper is so 2012 – 3D printing

September 19, 2013

One of the things that really stood out at CES 2013 is 3D printers.  A favorite topic on the Tech Ranch, 3D printing is becoming main stream. I reviewed about a dozen different 3D printers over the course of 4 days and can only say one thing – AMAZING.  My two favorites are the new […]