I got into 3D printing at the beginning of May of this year with the 5th Gen Makerbot.
To my disappointment, it didn't meet a lot of my expectation. Looking at the 3D printing community from the outside, the Replicator was the printer to buy. I was completely hooked.
However, after two months, four clogged extruders and one printer repair, I'm done wasting my time. I'm currently in the midst of talking to them about returning the printer.
I was about to give up on the hobby all together but I found Ultimaker and this community.
My question is this: is 3D printing supposed to be as dif