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Anatol Locker

Anatol Locker is a pioneer of computer and gaming journalism in Germany. Since 1986 he has edited, developed and written for dozens of print and online magazines (i.e. ZDF / heute.de, Wiener, TV Movie, Stern, Bunte, Playboy, Europe Online, Swisscom...). 1994 he developed a computer magazine for kids (Bravo Screenfun), which he led for 9 years. In 2014 he co-founded All3DP with Mathias Plica and Stefan Schwarz-Ulrich.
As Chief Content Officer he’s the guy to talk to if you want to write for All3DP.com.

By Anatol Locker

Jan 18, 2018
Featured image of Nintendo Labo Lets You Build DIY Cardboard Creations
Nintendo meets Makers
Nintendo Labo Lets You Build DIY Cardboard Creations

Jan 8, 2018
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CES 2018
Formlabs Showcases Mass Customization, Premieres New Materials

For the first time, visitors of the Consumers Electronic Show 2018 can take a look at Formlab’s new SLS Fuse 1 3D printer. But there’s more: The company premieres two new materials and showcases interesting new mass customization solutions.

Jan 4, 2018
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If That Print Won’t Budge
6 Safe Ways How To Remove 3D Prints From The Bed

Is your 3D print stuck to the bed? Here are 6 ways how to remove 3D prints from the bed without ruining your build platform. Get ready for some really unusual methods. 

Jan 3, 2018
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Binder-Jetting Ceramics
Kwambio Reveals Brand-New Ceramic 3D Printer at CES

Dec 28, 2017
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3D Printer Buyer's Guide
Beginner’s Guide on How to Buy a 3D Printer

So you want to buy a 3D printer? Read this guide before you go shopping to get the best printer for your needs and your budget.

Dec 14, 2017
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Electrospinning
Researchers Find New Low-Cost Ways to 3D Print Living Tissues and Organs

Dec 11, 2017
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Less Radiation, Lower Cancer Risk
3D Modeling of Scoliosis Offers Non-invasive Diagnostic Options

Researchers in Serbia have created a diagnostic tool to assess spine curvature in potential scoliosis patients. The benefits are less repeated radiation exposures, which are known to cause breast cancer in patients. 

Nov 27, 2017
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"The 3D printer you’ve been waiting for"
Tiko 3D: How To Get A Partial Refund

3D printer manufacturer Tiko 3D is closing down. 16,538 Kickstarter backers won’t ever see a working printer. But there‘s a small chance for a refund. 

Nov 24, 2017
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From Pellets to Spools
Make Your Own Low-Cost Filament Extruder

Instructables member Ian McMill shows how to make a filament extruder for less than $150. The machine can produce PLA and ABS filament.

Nov 20, 2017
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Chinese Filaments, Swedish 3D Printers
eSun and ZYYX Begin A Strategic Sales and R&D Partnership

Filament manufacturer Esun Industrial and ZYYX, Swedish 3D printer and filament company, have announced a strategic partnership at Formnext.

Nov 18, 2017
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Game & Watch & Print
Retro-Game Console “GameShell” Lets You Customize Its Cases

There are a lot of microcomputers emerging from Kickstarter. Thanks to 3D printing, the Gameshell has some extra tricks up its sleeve. 

Nov 15, 2017
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Better Workflow
Meshmixer 3.3 Adds and Polishes its 3D Printing Features

If you want to check a 3D model ready for 3D printing, Meshmixer can help. The self-proclaimed "Swiss Army Knife" just updated to version 3.3

Nov 10, 2017
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Fascinating.
10 Iconic Star Trek 3D Models to 3D Print

Star Trek enriched our pop culture with transporters, phasers, communicators and even replicators (the last two even became real). Here are the most iconic Star Trek models to 3D print. 

Oct 19, 2017
Featured image of Prusa Research Offers MK3 Upgrade Kit for Older MK2/S Models
It’s Pricey. And It’s Worth It.
Prusa Research Offers MK3 Upgrade Kit for Older MK2/S Models

Good news for Prusa Mk2 owners: An upgrade kit to Mk3 is now available. But be prepared to replace most of the old parts.

Oct 16, 2017
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Best of Hyrule
25 Greatest Legend of Zelda Props You Can 3D Print

Looking for Legend of Zelda props? Here are the 25 greatest Legend of Zelda props you can 3D print. You can even get them 3D printed.