3D Printing Pals: An Interview with Lucy Amaral

Welcome to the second week of the 3D Printing Pals interview series! This week we interviewed Lucy Amaral, a computer specialist at the Lafayette School District. Her goal is to work collaboratively with teachers on developing and integrating student-centered, technology-based lessons. … Read More

3D Printing Pals: An Interview with @FlamingPrints

Today marks the first day of our 3D Printing Pals Interview series! In the coming weeks, we will be releasing interviews with social media influencers and educators every Friday. Tune in to hear our interviewees talk about their experience with … Read More

Hackaday Superconference – Derek Schulte and the MOD-t Motion System

The MOD-t uses a unique mix of mechanical drives and closed-loop motor control to quietly deliver sophisticated motion on a budget.  Check out the history, the how and the why, the MOD-t’s inner workings, and get excited about mechatronics and … Read More

New Matter Earns the PTPA Seal of Approval

We have some very exciting news! The MOD-t recently earned a Seal of Approval from Parent Tested Parent Approved, or PTPA.  Parent Tested Parent Approved awards products approval after an in-depth review. Parents were invited into the PTPA facilities where … Read More

My First Prints: Surface Adhesion and the Bump Dominoes

“My First Prints” is a series of step-by-step guides to get you comfortable with your MOD-t. In this second print, you’ll learn about the importance of maintaining your MOD-t’s print surface plate. We’ve chosen the Bump Dominoes print from the New Matter … Read More

My First Prints: Supports and the Army Girlz Machina Figurine

“My First Prints” is a series of step-by-step guides to get you comfortable with your MOD-t. In this third print, you’ll learn about supports and how they help your MOD-t conquer tricky angles, overhangs, and bridges. If you want to start from … Read More

My First Prints: Learn the Basics of Printing with King Tiki

“My First Prints” is a series of step-by-step guides to get you comfortable with your MOD-t and 3D printing. In this first print, you’ll learn about the basics of 3D printing on the MOD-t with the King Tiki print from the New … Read More

Introducing… New Matter Design Projects

We recently unveiled an exciting addition to the New Matter store: design projects! Using an assortment of hardware (conveniently listed in the PDF instructions) and our free designs, you can build exciting, dynamic creations. To start, we’ve released two of our favorite designs, the … Read More

Firmware Release Notes: Version 0.12.0

We’re releasing our newest firmware this week. It will be released to all of our users in waves. You will be prompted to update your firmware to version 0.12.0 when the firmware is available for your MOD-t . We ask that … Read More

Tips & Tricks: There’s No Such Thing As A Bad MOD-t Question!

There’s no such thing as a bad question, especially when it comes to 3D printing. The MOD-t is a unique machine and 3D printing is a fresh technology. Sometimes, you might have MOD-t questions that aren’t worth a Customer Support call or … Read More