Adafruit tells you How to make 3D Printed molds for custom stamps!

Adafruit’s Guide to 3D Print molds for custom Stamps Hey guys, Any printing ideas going? Well, I was diving in some of my favorite blogs and luckily found this tutorial on how to make custom stamps using 3D Printed molds! This means you can basically use any design to authenticate your objects with ink and be […]

Prusa i3 MK3 – New Features

The Prusa i3 MK3 is the successor to the most beloved 3D printer on the market, now the Prusa i3 Mk3 seeks to improve on the great performance of the MK2 by adding lots of smart new features. Here is a list so you can quickly see if the MK3 is the right printer for […]

MK3 Prusa Filament Sensor

Random Models on Thingiverse

Well, Thingiverse has tons of 3D models, and since I’m running without ideas to make more lists… Ah Rick and Morty list, noted… I decided to make a list of random models that caught my attention in that unexplored land… Fully 3D-Printed Rubik’s Cube Solving Robot This robot designed by Otvinta3D has a structure that […]

Wireframe Skull Thingiverse

3D Printed Metal Toothbrush set to launch a new brushing experience

We have come across metal 3D printing making headlines in manufacturing parts for jet engines, space rockets, aircrafts, F1 cars and such. But a toothbrush? Yes, an Italian team has 3D printed metal toothbrush out of stainless steel and titanium. Of course only the handle and not the bristles. The brush looks flashy enough to […]

3D Printed Metal Toothbrush

Ultimaker / Cura Hot Seat – Featuring Luis Rodriguez

Ultimaker is considered by many the gold standard of prosumer 3d printers and Cura is an extremely popular slicer. In this interview Chris digs into everything Ultimaker and Cura and discovers how Luis got involved, his experiences over his long history with 3d printing, and where he thinks the company and 3d printing in general […]

Ultimaker

Interview: Luciano Moda – GTMax3D – Brazil Projects

    On this third post about Brazilian Projects, I’m going to interview Luciano Moda that works on the development team at GTMax. Q – When the GTMax company started? A: GTMax was founded more than 16 years ago, started as GTA Technology and in the registration of the brand name became known as GTMax […]

GTMax Core A3

Interview: Marcelo Ribeiro – Sethi3D – Brazil Projects

Continuing my series about Brazilian projects, this second interview is with Marcelo Ribeiro, one of the partners of Sethi3D, a company that leads the market of 3dprinting in Brazil. The Sethi3D Aip3 3D printer based on a RepRap project was the first 3D printer that I saw, and I was astonished by the quality and structure […]

Sethi S3

Selfcad – A Short Review

After taking a short hiatus, I am back with a very cool new software which I found while I was gone. If you’re loving the world of 3D printing like I am, you’re also probably always on the lookout for what’s trending. I recently came across SelfCAD. I took it for a test drive and […]

Selfcad review

3DPrint this you must: Star Wars Models

I will start this post confessing a sin: I never watched Star Wars. Never interested me to watch, but it has been said its a movie that you should watch, If not for pleasure then atleast so you can understand what your friends are posting on your feed and all the references. But that doesn’t […]

Dead Stormtrooper

How to calibrate a 3D Printer

Your 3d printer is delivering bad and off-scale printings? If the answer is yes, this is exaclty what you need, you will learn how to Calibrate a 3d Printer like a ninja! Why i need to Calibrate a 3d Printer? When working with 3DPrinters, we no longer talk about meters or centimeters, the most used […]

How to Calibrate a 3D Printer

Allons-Y! Doctor Who for 3DPrinting

If you are a fan of Doctor Who like I am, you will enjoy this list. It’s been a while since I first saw an STL model inspired by Doctor Who World. Since then, I hope that the day that I’ll be able to buy my 3dprinter arrive so I can print everything that I […]

Tardis Book Holder MyMiniFactory

Interview: Paulo Blank – Minibot Project – Brazil Projects

Hi guys! =D Most you may know that I’m from Brazil. And we do have a great market of national products for 3DPrinting, but like others, the Chinese market obfuscates the small ones like ours. And I started a campaign that I want to show to the world, all the good stuff that we produce […]

Solar Eclipse 3D Prints: Last minute ways to enjoy the eclipse

On August 21st a total solar eclipse will cover the continuous USA. This is the first time in 99 years that a total solar eclipse has been conveniently visible over the lower 48 states. As a result of this, many people are scrabbling to prepare for this unique event. To prepare for this once in […]

solar eclipse pinhole viewer

Mercedes-Benz 3D Prints First Metal Spare Part For Trucks

Being originated from rapid prototyping applications, 3D printing exhibits itself at different points in the manufacturing supply chain. And one of the latest: Metallic spare parts for automobile. Mercedes-Benz Trucks in Germany 3D prints first metal spare part. It has started printing aluminium thermostat covers for its customer services & parts division. Being known worldwide […]

3D prints first metal spare part

3DPrinting for your Kitchen – What’s up there?

Based on my previous lists, you can assume that all top 10 models of Thingiverse, Pinshape and MyMiniFactory aren’t useful stuff, mostly they are models to make your geeky life a bit happier. However, 3DPrinting could also make your life easier. To print models that you can use daily and maybe fix something that was […]

Kitchen Wine Holder

Low Poly Models: The Art of Vectors

I’m not good at math, consequently not good in geometry either. But in 3DPrinting math is used all the time, and Low Poly models are no different. Low Poly models mean that the model has fewer triangles in its geometry. Making it simple and easy to generate G-Codes and print. Today I will dig the […]

3D Printable Tools – For Your Workbench 2017

Every workshop needs a 3D Printer right? And every 3D Printer owner needs to use the 3D Printer for something meaningful, like printing tools. So now we are giving you another list on some of the best Tools you can actually use after being printed 2017. No Daniel Noree your 3D Wrench will Not be […]

Banana for scale

Interview with The Millebot inventor Andy Tran – Millebot The biggest 3d printer you can use today

In this episode Chris talks to Andy Tran, the Modern Inventor. They talk inventing, using 3d printers and CNC to manufacture, and millebot the biggest 3d printer you can use today, a remarkable innovation that could change the face of short run manufacturing.  

3dprinterchat.com podcast

10 most popular models on Pinshape

A while ago, Pinshape announced that they were about to close the website, but the 3D-Printing community didn’t let that happen. So Pinshape lives until today with a good database of free and non-free models. Today I will list to you the Top 10 Free Popular Models on Pinshape =D 1: The 30$ Scanner V5 […]

widowmaker

Urn Project Garden of Innocence: Part 2

In a previous blog, I tested out a design for an urn to donate to Garden of Innocence (GOI). In the first part I printed a 1/2 scale size urn as a test piece for my design. I also continued to get input from GOI about the design requirements for a baby’s urn. The Full […]

test urn

3d printing, Creative Commons, Copyright and making money with Etsy – Interview with Joseph Larson

In this interview Chris talks about making money with your 3d design and printing business, from etsy to 3d hubs, and the controversial practices of some in the 3d printing industry that have given printing for money a bad name. Interviewing Joseph Larson The 3D Printing Professor.      Please subscribe, share and review! Itunes […]

3dprinterchat.com podcast

High-schoolers in Hong Kong set Guinness World Record for biggest 3D printed sculpture display

Lately, a new week also means a new World Record for 3D printing! At least a week ago, 1,236 students from 123 different secondary schools across Hong Kong set the World Record Guinness for the biggest 3D printed sculpture display. The giant model, which represents Hong Kong’s harbour side in miniature, consist of 1,214 3D […]

guinness record