3D Printing News

Keep yourself up to date with the latest 3D printing news from all over the world.

Feb 20, 2019
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Sounds Great
DEEPTIME Studio Unveils 3D Printed Speakers Made From Sand

DEEPTIME, a Czech design and technology studio, has unveiled the Ionic Sound System, a 3D printed limited edition commercially available audio set made from sand.

Feb 19, 2019
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Gamble-ing on Bioprinting
Procter & Gamble Partners with Aether to Advance AI-Driven 3D Bioprinting

The 3D printing and AI startup Aether has reached a two-year joint agreement with Procter & Gamble to further develop its AI-driven 3D bioprinting system into an "intelligent robotic craftsman".

Feb 19, 2019
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Working Together
Airbus and Farsoon Partner to Create 3D Printing Polymer Material for Civil Aviation

Airbus Beijing Engineering Centre and Farsoon Technologies announced an R&D agreement to develop an additive manufacturing polymer material for civil aviation use. 

Feb 18, 2019
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Back in Time
Create a Miniature Commodore PET 8032 Replica Using a 3D Printer and Raspberry Pi

Maker Lorenzo Herrera used a 3D printer and a Raspberry Pi computer to create his own version of the Commodore PET model 8032, an iconic 70s computer. You can follow Herrera's detailed instructions and build your own too. 

Feb 18, 2019
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We Have Lift Off
US Rocket Factory Relativity Receives 3D Printing Metal Technology Patent

Relativity, the autonomous rocket factory and launch service, has been granted a patent for its machine learning 3D metal printing technology. It's also added three senior leaders from the aerospace industry to its executive team.

Feb 18, 2019
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The Pathio to Greatness?
2019 E3D Pathio Slicer – Everything We Know so Far

Eighteen months in the making, E3D spinoff Pathio debuts its eponymous slicer. In beta and available now, Pathio features nifty new features and a slick UI that’s simultaneously familiar and completely fresh.

Feb 17, 2019
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Don't Stop Moving
3D Printed Safe Landing Garment Prevents Knee Injuries

Hubert Chen, an industrial design student, has developed a 3D printed compression sleeve called the Safe Landing Garment which helps ensure athletes land properly and don't get injured.

Feb 17, 2019
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Ready for Download
3Doodler Launch First Mobile App and 2019 EDU, Create+ and Start Product Lines

3Doodler, popular 3D printing pen and former Kickstarter darling, has announced the launch of its 2019 3Doodler EDU, Create+ and Start Product lines. Also new: A mobile app which helps kids and adults construct 3D products at home. 

Feb 14, 2019
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Shift Into High Gear
Stratasys Enters Race Track, Partnering With Andretti Autosport

3D printer manufacturer Stratasys is driving innovation at Andretti Autosports through a collaboration that will enhance design and development.

Feb 13, 2019
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Getting Better All The Time
Prusa Updates: New MK3S Printer, New MMU2S, $19 Upgrades, Improved Firmware, SL-1 Update

Josef Průša, the founder of Prusa Research, released information about the new "I3 MK3S" printer, MMU2S and SL1 updates, and details of the ongoing powder-coated sheets saga.

Feb 12, 2019
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Single (Piece) and Ready to Mingle (Among the Stars)
Orbex Partners with SLM Solutions to Produce Clean-Burning 3D Printed Rocket

Orbex, the UK-based microsatellite launch company, has partnered with German additive manufacturer SLM Solutions to 3D print a single-piece engine. Claimed to be the world's largest, the engine is a part of Orbex's Prime rocket and was unveiled at the opening of a new facility in Scotland.

Feb 12, 2019
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How Zero Gravity Improves Bioprinting
Russian Company “3D Bioprinting Solution” Prints Organs in Space

The "Organaut" bioprinter on the International Space Station has started to print human micro-organs in zero gravity. The first experiments already looked promising.

Feb 11, 2019
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HoPro-3D
Fraunhofer Institute Combines Stereolithography and Multi-Photon Polymerization in One Printer

Technology alert: Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology researchers are implementing stereolithography and multi-photon polymerization technologies in one machine.

Feb 7, 2019
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Merchandise Gold Mine?
Ubisoft and Mixed Dimensions Offer 3D Printed Game Merchandise

Mixed Dimensions, the integral reality company bridging the virtual and physical worlds, signed a licensing deal with Ubisoft, French video game company, to enable gamers to bring their creations into the physical world via 3D printing. 

Feb 6, 2019
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No Germs in Space
NASA and Copper 3D Test Antimicrobial 3D Printing Material in Space

Chilean company Copper3D won the NASA Nebraska Space Grant to study and develop antimicrobial 3D printed medical devices on the International Space Station (ISS).