3D Printing News

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

Aug 28, 2018
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Sit Down!
3D Printed Concrete Benches in Adorable Woven Pattern

When a German designer, Studio 7.5 collaborated with a French 3D printing company, XtreeE, the result was an interesting 3D printed bench with a woven pattern. 

Aug 27, 2018
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The Fast and the Fabricated
New Bugatti Divo Supercar Features an Elegant 3D Printed Rear Grille

Luxury car maker Bugatti has unveiled the Divo, the latest in a short line of modern superlative supercars. In addition to better handling than its predecessors, the Divo features a showstopping 3D printed rear grille and brake lights.

Aug 27, 2018
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Structural Strength
Researchers Develop 3D Printing Technique for World’s Strongest Material

Researchers from Virginia Tech University and the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) have developed a novel 3D printing process that produces objects from graphene – one of the world's strongest materials.

Aug 27, 2018
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Perfect for Broke Artists
The World’s First 3D Printed Printmaking Press Is Now Free to Download

The Open Press Project is the world's first 3D printed printmaking press which is a lot less expensive than traditional presses and just €5 in materials.

Aug 25, 2018
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Blast Off
SpaceX and Virgin Orbit Veteran Tim Buzza Joins Relativity Space

Relativity Space, the LA-based startup aiming to make rocket production a matter of days, not years, is making good on its recent Series B funding objective; hiring a wave of new employees. Recently announced to be joining as an advisor is seasoned aerospace and rocketry executive, Tim Buzza.

Aug 25, 2018
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Recycling in the Field
US Army to Print Parts On-Demand from Recycled Waste Materials

3D printing could reduce the wait time for vital parts that soldiers in the US Army face while on the battlefield or in remote locations. Researchers have found a way to use recycled materials from the base to create strong and usable filament.

Aug 24, 2018
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AM Insider
3D Printing Industry Report – Week 34 / 2018

Want to know what’s happening in the Additive Manufacturing and 3D printing industry? Here’s All3DP’s weekly report for professionals, presented by former 3dprint.com editor-in-chief and industry expert Sarah Goehrke.

Aug 24, 2018
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Cost-Cutting Composites
Stratasys Begins Shipping $70,000 Carbon Composite Printer

Addressing the increasing demand for affordably priced carbon composite manufacturing systems, Stratasys has commenced shipping the $70,000 Fortus 380mc Carbon Fiber Edition printer.

Aug 23, 2018
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Improving Cancer Treatments
Student 3D Bioprints Cancer Cells to Improve Treatments

A Waikato University masters student is using 3D bioprinting to grow life-size tumor cells in 3D which may help improve treatments. Eventually, it may be possible to take cells from a patient, grow a tumor and see which treatments work best on it in a laboratory.

Aug 23, 2018
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No More Fake Prints
Researchers Defeat 3D Printing Piracy with Hidden QR Codes

Researchers at NYU Tandon and NYU Abu Dhabi have developed the means to insulate 3D printing from piracy by converting flat QR codes into hidden features within a printed part.

Aug 22, 2018
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Brmm Brmm
XEV to Start Production of 3D Printed Electric Car at Chinese Mega Factory

XEV, the Italian car manufacturer, is starting production on a 3D printed vehicle called the LSEV next year at a “mega factory” in Jiangsu.

Aug 22, 2018
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Pretty as a Flower
US Students 3D Print a Sustainable Lotus House for Solar Decathlon 2018

Students from Washington University in St. Louis have been working on an energy-efficient prototype house for the past eight months. The Lotus House will be unveiled as part of Solar Decathlon China 2018 this month.

Aug 21, 2018
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More Pixels, More Print
WOW! Launches SparkMaker FHD Resin 3D Printer on Kickstarter

After attempting to knock the legs out from beneath the desktop SLA market with its sub-$300 SparkMaker 3D printer, WOW! has returned with a successor. Called the SparkMaker FHD, the new machine promises full-HD LCD-based SLA 3D printing and wireless operation.

Aug 20, 2018
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A Lannister Always Pays His Debts
3D Print a Life-Size Tyrion Lannister

A Thingiverse user has 3D printed a life-size version of the Games of Thrones character, Tyrion Lannister. The print took 1,400 hours and is made of ten pieces which took six days to print. 

Aug 19, 2018
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New Tool Head for Tiny Prints
Aleph Objects Debuts Aerostruder v2 Micro Tool Head

The manufacturer of LulzBot 3D printers, Aleph Objects, has demonstrated an ultra-precise new Aerostruder v2 Micro Tool Head. It enables you to 3D print accurate penny-scale parts. It will be available to purchase in September.