It’s now possible to have a relatively inexpensive 3D printer as another appliance in your home and be able to print objects on demand either in UV cured resin or plastic filament.
I dove head first into 3D printing in April 2023 by purchasing my first 3D resin printer, an Elegoo Mars 3 to print details for my model railroad and dioramas. It’s also come in handy to print out household items such as watch charging stands for both my wife and myself.
Check out some of the videos of the unboxing and setup:
I’ve also built a simple UV curing chamber for curing my prints: