3D Printing News & Features

Keep yourself up to date with the latest 3D printing news from all over the world and the latest features, interviews, comments, and exciting stories.

Advertisement
Advertisement
May 6, 2019
Featured image of 3D Printed Metal Parts to be Frozen for Fault Testing
Best serve chilled
3D Printed Metal Parts to be Frozen for Fault Testing

Metal 3D printing is now common in applications that require high strength parts, but checking these parts for faults is still a challenge. A professor from the University of Cincinnati aims to solve this problem by freezing them in ice.

May 6, 2019
Featured image of Researchers 3D Print Tissues with Entangled Vascular Networks
Scientific Breakthrough
Researchers 3D Print Tissues with Entangled Vascular Networks

Scientists at Rice University developed a new technique for bioprinting tissues, bringing us one step closer to 3D printed organs.

Advertisement
May 3, 2019
Featured image of South African Surgeons use 3D Printing to Reverse Hearing Loss
World First!
South African Surgeons use 3D Printing to Reverse Hearing Loss

In a world first, surgeons in South Africa used 3D printing to restore the hearing of a man whose ear was severely damaged in a car crash.

May 3, 2019
Featured image of Markforged Launches Flame-Retardant Material Onyx FR
Getting Hotter
Markforged Launches Flame-Retardant Material Onyx FR

Markforged, the industrial 3D printing company, has launched a flame-retardant plastic 3D printing material for use in aerospace, defense, and automotive industries.

Advertisement
May 2, 2019
Featured image of CELLINK Launches Tissue Model Kits With Bioinks and Antibodies
Think Ink
CELLINK Launches Tissue Model Kits With Bioinks and Antibodies

3D bioprinter provider CELLINK has launched new tissue model kits that provide customers with tissue-specific bioinks and antibodies.

May 2, 2019
Featured image of Porsche Technician Wins 2019 3D Printing Project Award
Eyes On The Prize
Porsche Technician Wins 2019 3D Printing Project Award

Benjamin Nenert, a designer and specialized technician of Porsche vehicles, won the 3D Printing Project Award for his design of a 1983 Porsche engine component.

May 1, 2019
Featured image of The New Raw Recycles Abandoned Fishing Nets into 3D Printed Seashells
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
The New Raw Recycles Abandoned Fishing Nets into 3D Printed Seashells

The New Raw, a Rotterdam-based research and design studio, is turning ocean waste, such as abandoned "ghost" fishing nets, into 3D printed sculptures to raise awareness of environmental issues.

Apr 30, 2019
Featured image of Researchers 3D Print All-Liquid Device Capable of Carrying Out Chemical Reactions on Demand
Chemical Reactions on Demand
Researchers 3D Print All-Liquid Device Capable of Carrying Out Chemical Reactions on Demand

Department of Energy (DOE) Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory researchers 3D printed a "remarkable" all-liquid device which can carry out multistep chemical reactions on demand.

Apr 30, 2019
Featured image of myReflection 3D Prints Comfortable Prosthetics for Breast Cancer Patients
Loving myReflection
myReflection 3D Prints Comfortable Prosthetics for Breast Cancer Patients

myReflection is a company set up by a couple in New Zealand which uses 3D printing to create comfortable prosthetic breasts for women who have had a mastectomy. 

Apr 29, 2019
Featured image of How Long it Would Take to 3D Print Game of Thrones Characters and Objects?
3D Printing is Coming
How Long it Would Take to 3D Print Game of Thrones Characters and Objects?

Have you ever found yourself watching Game of Thrones and wondering if you could 3D print any of this stuff? And if so, how long would it take? Here's a hint: Get ready for some long waits.

Apr 26, 2019
Featured image of Adidas Launches Yohji Yamamoto Designed Y-3 RUNNER 4D II Sneakers
Run, Run, Run
Adidas Launches Yohji Yamamoto Designed Y-3 RUNNER 4D II Sneakers

Adidas expands its line of Futurecraft 4D sneakers with the release of the Y-3 RUNNER 4D II. Produced using Carbon's speedy 3D printing technology and designed by Japanese fashion designer Yohji Yamamoto, sneaker connoisseurs are sure to get a kick out of these. 

Advertisement
Apr 26, 2019
Featured image of Bulleit Whiskey 3D Prints Drinks and Lounge at Tribeca Film Fest
AM, Dram, Thank You Ma'am
Bulleit Whiskey 3D Prints Drinks and Lounge at Tribeca Film Fest

Bulleit Frontier Whiskey is returning to the Tribeca Film Festival for a second year, bringing with it "The Bulleit 3D Printed Frontier Lounge", an intimate 3D printed whiskey experience.  

Apr 26, 2019
Featured image of Will Notre Dame Be Rebuilt Using 3D Printing?
Like A Phoenix
Will Notre Dame Be Rebuilt Using 3D Printing?

CONCR3DE, a stone 3D printing company, suggests using 3D printers to rebuild Notre Dame and has already printed a replacement gargoyle to prove it's possible.

Apr 24, 2019
Featured image of Researchers 3D Print Textile Fibers That Turn Movement Into Energy
Run and Store Electricity
Researchers 3D Print Textile Fibers That Turn Movement Into Energy

Chinese researchers have developed a new one-step 3D printing process to create electronic threads for e-textiles. These will harvest and store electricity on fabrics while making wearable technology less cumbersome.

Apr 23, 2019
Featured image of Canadian Researchers 3D Print Chalcogenide Glass for First Time
Prints at 330 °C
Canadian Researchers 3D Print Chalcogenide Glass for First Time

For the first time, Canadian researchers have 3D printed chalcogenide glass which could one day result in the low-cost manufacturing of complex optical components. 

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement