UK startup Fishy Filaments turns fishing nets waste into 3D printer filament

UK startup Fishy Filaments recycles fishing nets and turns them into filament for 3D printing The increase in plastic wastes found in the sea is a global phenomenon that manifests itself on a local scale. Whether they are Microplastic pollution, discarded, lost, or abandoned; fishing gear on the sea, or even the increasingly amount of […]

Formlabs Releases New Dental 3D Printing Materials and Partnership with 3Shape

Formlabs, a 3D printing company that helps Dentist all around the world Founded in September 2011, Formlabs is a Somerville, Massachusetts-based company. It is better known for raising nearly $3 million during a Kickstarter campaign and creating the Form 1 and Form 2 3D printers. Most noteworthy, Formlabs has released qualified and ‘accessible’ 3D printing […]

Caterpillar Inc. and FIT AG announce 3-year partnership to design and 3D print aluminium and titanium parts

Caterpillar Inc. and FIT AG just announced their 3-year partnership to design and 3D print aluminum and titanium parts. Heavy manufacturing sector will receive a boost from 3D printing over the next 3 years, thanks to a partnership between Construction equipment maker company Caterpillar and AM solutions provider FIT AG. Both companies will work together in order […]

Lloyd’s Register and TWI Update Global Additive Manufacturing Certification Framework

The framework update aims to support industrial “safe adoption” of metal 3D Printing by promoting certification of parts. 2017 additive manufacturing certification framework was titled “Guidance Notes for the Certification of Metallic Parts made by Additive Manufacturing” and has been updated to include the experience from previous joint industry projects of Lloyd’s Register together with […]

Berkeley students create a project to recycle 3D Printing waste

Students Develop a Project to Recycle 3D printing waste generated on Campus. UC Berkeley students Nicole Panditi and Scott Silva have launched an initiative to create a campus wide system that collects and recycles plastic waste from 3D printers. Then new filament can be made by the use of fail 3D prints from different labs […]

Top 7 people in 3D Printing Industry – Part I

Before start editing this article, I decided to go for community’s suggestions making some group polls on Facebook. The thing I found was a) Some people got my question wrong, relating it to a gender power struggle matter instead what it really is: a question with informative purposes. And b) there is definitely gonna be […]

3D-Printing Communities on Google+

Biggest 3D-Printing Communities on Google+ Heres a list of 3D Printing Communities on Google+ and the amount of users each one has. If we missed a group or need to add one please comment below. Also we added the most seen Admin/Mod in each Group. As time goes we will make a new list every quarter so you […]

3D-Printing Communities on Google+

3D Printing History

So there’s what you were looking for! A 3D Printing History article that chronicles the most popular techniques and processes derived from Stereolithography invention and other disrupting events in 3D Printing History until the present; you can see it either on the interactive timeline or get a more detailed from the resume below. Everyone keeps asking […]

TOP 5 3D PRINTED CARS

3D Printed Cars That You Can Actually Drive  THЕ STRATI: One of Thе 3D Printed Cars in this article is Strati, built аnd also рrintеd in Dеtrоit. Thiѕ еlесtriс vehicle wаѕ the first ѕtер in mаѕѕ producing 3D printed cars. Strаti changed thе wау the world thоught аbоut 3D-рrintеd vеhiсlеѕ. In 2011, рrintеd cars wеrе сrеаtеd, […]

3D Printing Groups on Facebook – Q1 2017

Biggest 3DPrinting Groups on Facebook Heres a list of 3D Printing Groups on Facebook and the amount of users each one has. If we missed a group or need to add one please comment below. Also we added the most seen Admin/Mod on each Group. As time goes we will make a new list every […]

3D Printing groups on facebook

3D Printer manufacturers list 2017

A List of 3D Printer Manufacturers has been on the wishlist from many of our readers so here it is. Ofcourse we will addon more as time goes but for now enjoy. Comment If you feel that we missed some. We will not list companies that only Print for others even if they do have […]

13 Best CAD Programs for Kids

Surprising how many CAD programs there out there right now, right? Most I have never heard of but I trust each one has fervent users that will tell us how well their modeling skills were corresponded by the software, besides how easy (or difficult) would be for a child getting used to. While on the […]