Ouch
And the award for "does not understand 3D printing" goes to this guy... good luck with your piece of wood and a knife.

_"Let's say I am an average person. Okay. 
It is assumed that I have hundreds of computer models laying around of things I want to make. Things like statues of Mario that I know my friends will just be gawking over for WEEKS. Or possibly my newest take on the pencil holder. Really cool stuff.
Now. I have decided that instead of picking up a piece of wood and a knife, which seems like it would produce very similar quality do-dads from the look of the models above (knife is $10 let's say, wood let's assume is free), I have decided to blow $2K on a printer and god knows how much more for the plastic. To make pencil holders and figurines that look like they haven't been fully rendered yet.
For any reason you did actually want to produce something I am assuming it would be because it is going to be in some way useful, not a novelty item. In which case the structural integrity of this plastic does not hold up.
So as the average person......why do I want one of these? OH YEAH I DON'T. I WOULD USE THIS FOR PROTOTYPING SOMETHING FOR PRODUCTION. But fortunately like others have commented on, there are people out there that have sprung for the really nice printers and can overnight deliver models to me, saving me the cost of buying my own 3D printer."_
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