Hoffman Engineering

We run a youtube channel with over 17,800 subscribers, which focuses on digital fabrication (3D printing, 3D Scanning, CAD) and it's use in both functional designs and costuming. With everything from cosplay props, animatronic pokemon, custom bobble heads, we share both our successes, and more importantly failures, with out community for other to learn from!

Categories: 3D Printing3D ScanningArduinoCosplayCraftEngineeringHackerspaceLaser Cutting & EngravingProps


Christopher Hoffman

Christopher Hoffman

Christopher Hoffman is a Mechanical Engineer, Software Developer, Youtuber, and 3D Printing enthusiast located in Tampa, Florida. After graduating with a Bachelor’s of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Florida in 2014, he has dedicated himself to the fields of 3D printing, 3D scanning, and Computer Aided Design. Chris enjoys sharing his passion for Making with the Youtube community, running a Youtube channel called Hoffman Engineering. There he showcases his own projects ranging from 3D printed, animatronic Pokemon to the latest in open-source CAD software. While waiting on his 3D prints to finish or his videos to render, Chris can be found at the Gainesville Hackerspace, where he regularly gives demos of the successes and failures of his personal projects. He enjoys teaching classes on 3D modeling at the Hackerspace, inviting the Gainesville community to learn from his mistakes. Chris can be found on Youtube as Hoffman Engineering, or on twitter @TheChrisHoffman