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US Air Force Steps Ahead

With military budgets still being slashed, the US Air Force is trying to stay a step ahead.  ...

Back to school items to 3D print – 3D files

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3D Systems to develop next-gen metal 3D printing technology for the U.S. Army

U.S. Army Research Lab chooses 3D Systems to Develop World's Largest, Fastest and most accurate Metal Powder 3D Printer

Falectra, the electric motorcycle prototype made with 3D printed parts

Unveiling Falectra, the 3D printed electric motorcycle prototype His name is Piotr Krzyczkowsk and...

Taking a look at ‘Paris 3D by night’ Art Work by Johann Perathoner

Artist Johann Perathoner presents 'Paris 3D by night' French artist Johann Perathoner has unveiled...

Husband 3D prints her wife a custom breast prosthesis

Fay Cobbet was devastated after mastectomy at just 37 – so her husband Tim 3D printed a personalized breast prosthetic.

3D scanning system to eliminate long passenger lines at airports

The University of Alcalá de Henares (Madrid) has created a 3D scanning system that allows detecting any...

Volkswagen incorporates 3D printed parts to its electric T2

Volkswagen America has introduced Volkswagen T2 electric, whose original model dates from 1962. This special van has a large number of items that come directly from a 3D printer.

PEAK launches 3D printed sneakers

3D printing is increasingly popular among footwear manufacturers. Some firms, like New Balance, even go as far...

Family 3D prints a Sports car inspired by Lamborghini Aventador

Sterling Backus, American physicist, is together with...

3D printed Prosthetics in Spain to regenerate the jaw

Dr. Pedro Martínez Seijas, one of the...

3D printing out of recycled tires material

3D printing gives a new life to used tires Used car tires are among...

How Does an FDM Printer Work?

FDM printers draw the filament from the spool into a heated block and nozzle called an extruder and melts it to a liquid.

3D Printed Guns apparently involved in recent murder case – Canada

A subject accused of helping an alleged hit man during the murder of a former motorcyclist would have used a 3D printer to make firearms at his home in Terrebonne, Canada.

US Air Force Steps Ahead

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8 Unbelievable Things You Can 3D Print

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Unboxing the Lulzbot Dual Extruder Tool Head

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My E3d Titan Extruder Review and thoughts.

E3d Titan Extruder Review When I first saw the E3d...

The Palette: One Extruder, Four colors

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New LulzBot TAZ Pro industrial desktop 3D printer

Colorado-Based manufacturer, Aleph Objects inc., Announces the launching of its first LulzBot Industrial-Grade Desktop 3D Printer

Open meals develops a machine that 3D prints Sushi

Eastern company Open Meals unveiled at the technology fair "South by SouthWest (SXSW)" a 3D printer...

Flashforge Adventurer 3 3D Printer Review

When I was presented with the opportunity to review the Flashforge Adventurer 3 I jumped at it....

Geeetech A20 3D Printer Review

Larger i3 style aluminum extrusion printers have been dominating the 3D printer market for some time now....

Top 7 3D Printers Under $300

New users tend to gravitate towards cheaper options when it comes to 3D printing. Getting a well...

What Main Board is Right for you?

Finding the right main board could make or break a 3D printer build. In this article we discuss the best options for your setup.

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3D scanning system to eliminate long passenger lines at airports

The University of Alcalá de Henares (Madrid) has created a 3D scanning...

What Main Board is Right for you?

Finding the right main board could make or break a 3D printer build. In this article we discuss the best options for your setup.

3D Printer Maintenance

Your 3D printer was printing great and now it’s not. 3D printers print great when you first get them and if you don’t properly maintain them, they will fail. In this article I will explain how to maintain your printer to ensure your ability to continue turning out great prints. All 3D printers require some amount of routine maintenance to continue printing.

Flexion Retrofit Kit Review

My Monoprice Duplicator I3 V2 3D printer has been under extruding and I needed a way to print flexible filaments. I looked into many solutions like the Flexion Single Extruder, Bondtech QR Universal Extruder and the E3D Extruder Upgrades. I read articles and watched YouTube videos reviewing each. In the end I decided to go with the Flexion based on price and ease of installation.

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How to choose a 3D Printer Firmware

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Back to school items to 3D print – 3D files

Top 10 Back to school tools you...

3D Systems to develop next-gen metal 3D printing technology for the U.S. Army

U.S. Army Research Lab chooses 3D Systems to Develop World's Largest, Fastest and most accurate Metal Powder 3D Printer

Falectra, the electric motorcycle prototype made with 3D printed parts

Unveiling Falectra, the 3D printed electric motorcycle...

Taking a look at ‘Paris 3D by night’ Art Work by Johann Perathoner

Artist Johann Perathoner presents 'Paris 3D by...

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New disposable support filament by SABIC

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Chinese 3D printer manufacturer Creality3D announces the open-sourcing of its most popular 3D printer, the Ender-3 via Youtube.

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Flutter scout v2 Is the most economical 3D printed car. This car is built to...

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3D printing some RC projects summer time fun.

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3D scanning system to eliminate long passenger lines at airports

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The art of copying: how a 3D printer clone was stopped from launching on Kickstarter (and failed on Indiegogo)

For many companies manufacturing in China, imitation is also a serious business challenge undermining months of research and development and diluting the value of a product or brand. At Kodama, we experienced product cloning first hand. In this post, we want to share the story of how our latest product was copied before it became available to the market, our main lessons from the whole affair, and how we managed to come out of it on top. But before we do that, here is an overview of the practice of copying (new) products.