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Positive 3D Printing

OBI wheel chair

In a previous blog I discussed negative ways that 3D printing can be used in the world. To counter that blog I’ll discuss the many positive things that can come from 3D printing. Many of these organizations have an open source philosophy, and you can join or contribute your time or 3D printer to their causes. Pet Prosthetic The internet…

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Medical Grade 3D Printing?

FDA not approved

On May 10th the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a draft report that will lay the groundwork for approving 3D printed medical devices. ‘Technical Considerations for Additive Manufactured Devices: Draft Guidance for Industry and Food and Drug Administration Staff” is a 28 page document that covers the FDA’s current position and possible regulations for future FDA approval for 3D…

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INprinting Hemp Based HIPS Filament

INprinting A California 3D printing firm sent 3D – PT a sample of their blend of hemp & HIPS to review. Hemp composite filament have long been a goal of 3D printers. Many 3D printers hope to make hemp composite items. This composite can be made with environmentally sustainable hemp, and would be appealing in states where marijuana is legal….

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4 uses of 3dprinting in science

Well, 3D printing isn’t only to print the Eiffel Tower. Today I’m going to show you some different uses of 3D-printing in Science Print organs and bones Organs The first time that I heard about 3D-printers was in 2014, when the maker movement became mainstream in Brazil and more articles and posts about it became normal on my feed in facebook. But back…

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Scientists develop a 3Dprinter capable to print human tissues

bio printing

A study published yesterday on the British magazine Nature Biotechnology, says that american scientists implemented, with success, living tissues in animals, fabricated with an improved and advanced 3d-printer. This research, develop by the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine, on North Carolina(US), represents an advancement in the field of regenerative medicine, it suggests that this structures could be, on the…

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