How To 3D Print Glow in the Dark Filaments

Among the exotic blends of filaments, the luminous glow in the dark filament is a specialty of 3D printing. Long heralded as a kitsch material for kids toys and spooky special effects, glow in the dark plastics can be used for household purposes as well. Material This glow in the dark material is GlowFill from […]

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Who is 3D-PT?

3D-PT is the 3D printing and design firm of Stan Baldwin. 3D-PT is also the girlfriend that Anakin Skywalker never got around to building for C3PO. I’m a science teacher and person with Non-Verbal Learning Disorder (NLD), a learning disorder that is part of the Autism Spectrum. I grew up in the aviation industry, where […]

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3D Printing for People with Disabilities

2015 was the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disability Act. This landmark civil rights bill provided legal protection and rights to access for everyone. Within those short 25 years, much has been accomplished in providing equal access to buildings and adaptive equipment. However there are still people with disabilities that do not have access […]

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How to Justify a New 3D Printer

3D printers are an emerging and exciting technology field. As printers continue to grow, the cost is will continue to plunge, but a decent printer still runs $300 and up. If you have not purchased one yet, you may be looking for reasons to justify your excitement and financial investment. Others around us (family, significant […]

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