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Tyler Koslow

Tyler Koslow is a tech journalist hailing from Brooklyn, New York. His specialties include 3D printing technology, music, and anything else that happens to be shaking up everyday life. When he’s not pounding away at his computer keys, you can find Tyler riding his bicycle, playing guitar, and eating pasta. Follow @tykoslow

By Tyler Koslow

Jun 29, 2018
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Patent for Protection
GE Files Patent to Improve 3D Printing Security with Blockchain Tech

General Electric (GE) has recently filed a patent application that would allow them to use blockchain technology to validate and verify 3D printed objects on its supply chain. 

Jun 27, 2018
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Knit Fashion Kit
Traditional Knitwear and 3D Printing Combined to Create Clothing Inspired by Children’s Toys

Designer and Royal College of Art graduate Lingxiao Luo is combining traditional knitting techniques and 3D printing to create garments that echo the playful style of children's toys.  

Jun 26, 2018
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Living in a Highrise
Australian Company is Constructing 3D Printed Homes From Hemp

Australian hemp company Mirreco is developing a 3D printing process that utilizes hemp biomass as a material to manufacture building panels for houses. 

Jun 24, 2018
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An Apple A Day Keeps Your Coins At Bay
Weekend Project: Start Saving with a 3D Printed Apple Coin Bank

Have some loose change lying around? Why not save it for a rainy day by 3D printing this gear motor-driven Apple Coin Bank designed by maker Greg Zumwalt. 

Jun 23, 2018
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GOOALLLLLLL!!!
Weekend Project: Satisfy Your World Cup Fever with This 3D Printed Lithophane Lamp

The FIFA World Cup is in full swing, and now you can 3D print your own lithophane lamp to light your favorite team's path to victory! Check out this amazing 3D printed World Cup-themed lamp designed by the 3D printing company Voladd.  

Jun 22, 2018
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Big, Bold, and a bit too Buggy
2018 JGAurora A5 Review – CR-10 Sized Budget 3D Printer

The JGAurora A5 is 3D printer with a size similar to the CR-10 at a lower price. Check out our JGAurora A5 review to find out if it's worth buying.

Jun 20, 2018
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Modular on Mars
Project of the Week: Travel Terrain With This 3D Printed Modular SMARS Robot

Want to build your own custom robot with no screws attached? The 3D printed SMARS modular robot is the perfect project for beginners and seasoned makers who want a quick and easy introduction to the world of robotics.  

Jun 18, 2018
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PrintCoin
Makerslab24.com Combines Cryptocurrency and 3D Printing with 3dP-Token

Makerslab24.com is launching a platform that will fuse cryptocurrency with 3D printing technology. The company is creating the 3dP-Token to offer customers greater accessibility to 3D printed products at a lower cost.  

Jun 17, 2018
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Switch up your Switch!
52 Fantastic Nintendo Switch Mods to 3D Print

Get ready to raise your game. Here are the best Nintendo Switch mods you can 3D print for your shiny new console. This Joy ain't no Con.

Jun 14, 2018
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Smooth Printable
How to Smooth PLA Prints Without Using Sandpaper

Maker and YouTuber 3DSage shares an informative tutorial on how to create incredibly smooth 3D prints out of PLA without needing to use sandpaper or other post-processing techniques! 

Jun 12, 2018
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Wanhao'd They Do It?
Wanhao Duplicator i3 Mini: Review the Facts

The Wanhao Duplicator i3 Mini is the latest addition to the Wanhao 3D printer family. With a smaller build volume and lower price tag, the Chinese manufacturer seems to be doubling down on the budget segment of the market. Review the features and specs here.

Jun 11, 2018
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From Millionaire to Marvel Villain Creator
World’s Youngest Bitcoin Millionaire 3D Prints Functional Dr. Octopus Suit to Defeat Hypermobility

We chat with 19-year-old engineer Erik Finman, the world's youngest bitcoin millionaire, about the fully functional and 3D printed Dr. Octopus prosthetic suit he created for a 10-year-old family friend and Marvel fanatic who struggles with hypermobility.

Jun 10, 2018
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Let It Flow
Weekend Project: 3D Print a Majestic Japanese Water Fountain

Add some relaxation to your office or home with a 3D printed Japanese Water Fountain. The Seattle-based maker and engineer Jeremy Elson recently became inspired by a Shishi Odoshi fountain, and decided to create his own 3D printed miniature version. 

Jun 2, 2018
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Project Time!
Weekend Project: 3D Printed LED Ring Lamp with a Wood Veneer Finish

This weekend, we're looking back at a 3D printed LED ring lamp created by designer and maker "adylinn". This light fixture is stylish and easy to make, and even has a walnut wood veneer finish on the outside!

May 27, 2018
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Fly High
Weekend Project: Take Flight With This 3D Printed V911 Micro Flying Wing

How's the local weather forecast looking this weekend? Why not 3D print your own micro flying wing to soar beyond the kites and frisbees at the park. Designed by Thingiverse user drcameron, this RC wing attachment will have you soaring through blue skies with style.