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Scientists 3D print realistic hair with first of its kind ‘Furbrication’ technique

By on Nov 9, 2015 in News |

Oct 30, 2015 | By Kira Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have proven that it is possible to 3D print touchably soft and silky hair, fibers, and bristles using a technique they are referring to as “furbrication.” The concept, which requires no special hardware or equipment other than an inexpensive FDM 3D printer, has been used to 3D print a troll with...

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Finuvo develops first desktop hydrographics printer for easily pimping 3D prints with hydrographic technology

Finuvo develops first desktop hydrographics printer for easily pimping 3D prints with hydrographic technology

By on Aug 14, 2015 in News |

Aug 10, 2015 | By Alec Desktop FDM 3D printers are – as browsing of Thingiverse quickly proves – overwhelmingly used for 3D printing fun toys, little figurines and decorative pencil holders and planters. While very fun to do, not everyone enjoys having their home filled with the bright and limited palette of filament colors. So how can you add some more variation?...

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Tickets on Sale Now for Maker Faire Bay Area 2015

Tickets on Sale Now for Maker Faire Bay Area 2015

By on Mar 28, 2015 in News |

SAN FRANCISCO, CA–(Marketwired – Feb 5, 2015) – Maker Faire, the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth will be celebrating 10 years in the Bay Area this year, Friday through Sunday, May 15-17. The Faire will showcase creative, innovative, and resourceful makers in the areas of science and technology, engineering, food, and arts and crafts. Early Bird...

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The world’s smallest working power drill created with 3D Printer

The world’s smallest working power drill created with 3D Printer

By on Mar 28, 2015 in News |

The world’s smallest working power drill created with 3D Printer March 25th, 2015 by Allison Blackburn The world’s smallest working power drill has been created by a man in New Zealand but don’t expect the drill to make a hole in anything other than a layer of skin or tissue paper. Lance Abernethy made the drill using his 3D printer. [Image Courtesy of Lance...

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3D PRINTSHOW MADRID 12—13 MARCH 2015 MADRID | BERLIN | NEW YORK | LONDON | CALIFORNIA | PARIS | DUBAI

3D PRINTSHOW MADRID 12—13 MARCH 2015 MADRID | BERLIN | NEW YORK | LONDON | CALIFORNIA | PARIS | DUBAI

By on Mar 11, 2015 in Blog, News |

3D PRINTSHOW 2015 Schedule MADRID | BERLIN | NEW YORK | LONDON | CALIFORNIA | PARIS | DUBAI MADRID 12—13 MARCH 2015 BERLIN 26—28 MARCH 2015 NEW YORK 16—19 APRIL 2015 LONDON 21—23 MAY 2015 CALIFORNIA 10—12 SEPTEMBER 2015 PARIS 16—17 OCTOBER 2015 DUBAI 08—12 NOVEMBER 2015 CONTACT 3D PRINTSHOW http://3dprintshow.com/home-cities/ 3D Printshow Limited...

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INSIDE 3D PRINTING CONFERENCE & EXPO – SANTA CLARA

INSIDE 3D PRINTING CONFERENCE & EXPO – SANTA CLARA

By on Oct 6, 2014 in Blog, News |

Be a Part of The Third Industrial Revolution 57 Informational Sessions, 4 Keynotes Sessions, over 60 Speakers, and over 40 Sponsors and Exhibitors! Since its inception in 2013, the Inside 3D Printing Conference and Expo has quickly grown to become the largest professional 3D printing event worldwide. Inside 3D Printing Santa Clara will feature 57 conference sessions...

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No Time for Car Shopping? Click ‘Print’ to Make Your Own By NATHAN LALIBERTE

No Time for Car Shopping? Click ‘Print’ to Make Your Own By NATHAN LALIBERTE

By on Sep 27, 2014 in Blog, News |

The Strati, a 3-D printed vehicle, made by Local Motors, at the New York Hall of Science in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park in Queens. The car’s structure combines the body and chassis in a single unit and is made entirely from a composite, acrylonitrile butadiene styrene, reinforced with carbon fiber. Commonly called A.B.S., it is the same thermoplastic used to make...

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World Maker Faire New York 2014!

World Maker Faire New York 2014!

By on Jul 9, 2014 in Blog, News |

Makers: Are you a maker in or around New York (or beyond!)? We’ll be showcasing all sorts of amazing work from makers of all kinds and ages. Submit an application to bring your project to World Maker Faire New York 2014 today! The deadline to submit an application is Sunday, July 20, by 12:00 am PDT. (And pass the word onto your maker friends!) Maker...

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Dreamer Dual Extrusion Professional Desktop 3D Printer is available now!

Dreamer Dual Extrusion Professional Desktop 3D Printer is available now!

By on Jun 25, 2014 in Blog, News |

The FLASHFORGE Dreamer is a high quality with dual extrusion technology 3D printer that provides a great learning experience to 3D printing. The FLASHFORGE Dreamer provides user experiences like no other 3D printer on the market. Features ARM Contex-M4 CPU processor, computing faster IPS material 3.5 in multi-language touchscreen LCD panel operation Self-developed...

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The new software tool now can generate “Lego” blocks from your Digital Models and print it out.

The new software tool now can generate “Lego” blocks from your Digital Models and print it out.

By on May 5, 2014 in Blog, News |

Whether you use filament or thermoplastics, the material costs for 3D printing tend to add up. In order to help the cost-conscious, and to speed up the 3D printing fabricating process, Stefanie Mueller, a PhD Student from the Human Computer Interaction Group at the Hasso-Plattner-Institute in Germany, along with her team of students, has developed a software tool...

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Ten 3D Printed Houses in a Day

Ten 3D Printed Houses in a Day

By on Apr 23, 2014 in News |

  How do you build 10 fully self-contained homes in under 24 hours? If you’re WinSun Decoration Design Engineering Co., you fire up a monumental 3D printing device which uses concrete material to create a series of forms which can then be assembled to make a structure. The printer, a truly whopping 105 feet long, 33 feet wide and 21 feet tall, is built on...

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The 1,000 hours 3D printing project

The 1,000 hours 3D printing project

By on Mar 5, 2014 in News |

  This is a HUGE model of the 4-8-8-4 Big Boy, an American steam locomotive used by Union Pacific Railroad from 1941 into the 1960s. A special project commissioned by MakerBot to test limits of 3D printing, it was created and assembled by Paul Fischer. Fischer spent between 700 and 800 hours drafting and another 1,000 hours 3D printing the locomotive on a...

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