Why buy 3D printing services through a middle man like 3D Hubs when you can buy direct from the shop building the part?
3D Hubs started as a site to connect print buyers with sellers along with provided quoting, billing and communication services.
Recently 3D Hubs decided to turn their back on the community that help make them to a closed B2B service with no direct communication between the buyer and the shop physically making the part.
At this time 3D Hubs does not directly operate any 3D printing processes.
So what does this mean?
So what can you do?
There are many sites now who help connect buyers and printers most are not as fancy as Hubs was but just as effective.
Here are some that come to mind.