Photos: 10 must-have accessories for your 3D printer


There are all kinds of scanners that vary in size, brand, and price, and as 3D printing becomes more mainstream, they're getting cheaper. Matter and Form is a company that makes a scanner, and they crowdfunded it a while ago. It's a portable, affordable 3D printer scanner. The company had a big booth in the 3D printing pavilion at CES. It goes for about $600.

Image: Matter and Form

By Lyndsey Gilpin

Lyndsey Gilpin is a former Staff Writer for TechRepublic, covering sustainability and entrepreneurship. She's co-author of the book Follow the Geeks.