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Features, interviews, comments, and exciting stories about 3D printing, CAD and more.

Sep 13, 2016
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Unforgettable Wedding
3D Printed Wedding Cake Toppers Look Stunning!

A beautiful 3D selfie of the bridal couple as wedding cake topper makes your wedding unforgettable! Learn about 3D printed cake toppers.

Sep 9, 2016
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Say Cheese
3D Printed Camera Lenses with Stereolithography

The SLO is a unique analogue camera with 3D printed camera lenses, made by engineer Amos Dudley with stereolithography on a Form 2 3D printer.

Sep 7, 2016
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Industry Buzz
What’s On at the TCT Show in Birmingham?

Just weeks away from the 21st TCT Show + Personalize conference in Birmingham, Rachel Park takes a look at an impressive line-up.

Sep 7, 2016
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Guest Post
6 Ways 3D Printing Improves Education at All Levels

In this guest post by Zmorph, learn about six benefits that 3D printing brings to students, teachers, and the general education sector.

Sep 6, 2016
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Seeing Double
Why Dual Extrusion Matters: First Look at the Prometheus System

Previewing the new Prometheus System on Kickstarter, Thomas Sanladerer explains why dual-extrusion is the next frontier in 3D printing.

Sep 4, 2016
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Math Grenade
This 3D Printed Curta Calculator is a Mechanical Marvel

Working from the original blueprints, maker Marcus Wu has 3D printed a mechanical Curta Calculator. And it's bloody marvelous.

Aug 22, 2016
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Get the most out of your 3D pen
3Doodler Pen FAQ: All You Need to Know About It

The 3Doodler is a great tool to get creative in 3D. If you are new to 3D pens or do have a question regarding 3Doodler, you should check this FAQ.

Aug 19, 2016
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Customizing Games Merchandise is a Gold Mine for 3D Printing

All3DP’s co-founder Anatol Locker visited Gamescom in Cologne - and found a million-dollar business no one has entered yet.

Jul 29, 2016
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The Upward Spiral
Expand Carrera Slot Car Tracks With 3D Printed Parts

Give a man a slot car track, and he’ll turn into a happy child. Now, a 3D printed solution adds even more fun to existing Carrera tracks.

Jul 23, 2016
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Left Behind
3D Prepper: Preparing for End of Days with a 3D Printer

What to do when the Armies of Darkness are looming on your doorstep? The 3D Prepper forgoes the boomstick and the chainsaw for a 3D printer.

Jul 18, 2016
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The Carbon Factor: Next Level in Professional 3D Printing

New company Carbon promises to take professional 3D printing to a new level with new materials and a significant speed boost. All3DP’s columnist Rachel Park takes a deeper look.

Jul 14, 2016
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Modern Art
Interview with Artist Addie Wagenknecht

All3DP interviews Addie Wagenknecht, an artist who blends conceptual work with traditional forms of hacking, sculpture, and 3D printing.

Jul 5, 2016
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Top Gear
Eventuri: 3D Printing Intake Systems for Performance Cars

With rapid prototyping, aftermarket parts for performance cars are booming. Rachel Park on Eventuri and the Audi RS5 3D printed intake system.

Jun 23, 2016
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The Future is NOW!
The Rise and Rise of the PCB Printer

Too bad you can't easily 3D print electronics, right? Not for long. The PCB Printer is becoming more and more common, so let's take a look at the playing field!

Jun 20, 2016
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The Continuing Adventures of Janne Kyttanen

There are just a few artists that understand how to make 3D prints look stunning. In this comment, All3DPs columnist Rachel Park introduces Janne Kytannen.