Creality sure does like iterating fast. Its CR-10 Max is the latest in the long lineup of printers in this series and it certainly lives up to its moniker. It expands the CR-10 of old’s tried-and-true build volume to a massive 450 x 450 x 470 mm, adding brand name components and a raft of quality of life-enhancing features for about $1,000.
Do these fancy new parts really take this machine to the next level or are they more of a window dressing? Is the printer a well-oiled machine you can set and forget or does it need the gentle coaxing of a patient owner? Is bigger always better?
Settle in as we take you through our insights and experiences reviewing this 3D printer.