Essentium has Partnered with Magigoo

Magigoo has already been known for one of the best methods of keeping projects stuck to the bed.  In a joint effort with Essentium, Maggigoo owned by Malta-based Thought 2D.  A new polymer formulated for use in high-speed Fused Deposition…

Voodoo Manufacturing is Closed

Voodoo Manufacturing a Brooklyn-based 3D printing service has closed.  Before closing they were able to successfully manufacture 15,000 face shields. Unfortunately after having to lay off their staff, they just were not able to come back…

3D Printed Coral

Ocean coral may be boosted by Eco-friendly 3D Printed tiles.  Scientists hope that by printing these tiles, coral will been enticed to grow in areas which have been damaged by bioerosion and climate change.  They have created 128 pieces…

Glass Filled Materials

Two manufactures are now offering glass additive for 3D printing materials. DSM Additive Manufacturing a Dutch company and Rize an American 3D printer company are among the first to offer this new form of Glass Fiber material.  While glass…

Bellus3D Mask Fitter

The 3D scanning company Bellus3D has designed a 3d printable tool for masking fitting. They are known for a 3D scanning app for your face, which works with a cell phone. The app didn’t function very well, but a feature in the app “Mask…

Simplify3D 5.0 is coming!

The third party program Simplify3D will be releasing the 5.0 update sometime this year. Simplify3D is a paid for 3D slicing program in a world of open source slicers (i.e. Ultamaker Cura, KISSlicer, or Slic3r). The last update was July…

3D Printed Custom Stents Coming Soon

The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO) is an Australian federal government agency responsible for scientific research. They have recently completed research and development into 3D printing stents. These…

Improved 3D Printing Filaments Are Coming

Researchers Miko Cakmak, Bryan D. Vogt and others have been exploring whether 3D printing Filament could be changed to reinforce parts. These researchers have designed a core shell filament.  Their idea was to produce a filament with a…

Create Mechanically Sound Parts

3D Printing hobbyists say that a considerable obstacle with 3D printed parts is that they are apt to weaknesses in the printing process. Missing and imperfect layers can cause prints to become weak or not stable. Instead, many more steps…

East Coast RepRap 2019

It’s almost here, October 12-13, 2019 in Bel Air, Maryland. With the bankruptcy announced earlier this year by the Maker Fair sponsors, the #ERRF2019 is set to be the next big event for the maker community. 2018 was the first time East…

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