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Check out our latest features, interviews, comments, and exciting stories about 3D printing, CAD and more.

Nov 29, 2016
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Bargains Galore
After Black Friday Week: Great 3D Printer Deals Still Available!

Black Friday and Cyber Monday may be over, but you can still get some great 3D printer deals. Here are the best bargains we could find.

Nov 21, 2016
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Tiko 3D Printer: Frequently Asked Questions

UPDATED: Here are the most pressing questions customers have regarding the Tiko 3D printer. All3DP compiled the answers from the Kickstarter thread and from manufacturer updates.

Nov 4, 2016
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Teacher’s Guide to 3D Printing Education

Looking for free resources for 3D printing education? Read our guide to get curricula, lesson plans, videos and materials for your lessons.

Nov 3, 2016
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Fact or Fiction?
Guide to 3D Bioprinting and 3D Printed Organs

Is bioprinting more than a buzzword for tech enthusiasts and investors? Abd what’s the status on 3D printing organs? Here’s an overview on one of the most 'human' 3D printing use cases.

Oct 12, 2016
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Turning a Corner
Interview with MakerBot CEO Jonathan Jaglom

Exclusive interview with MakerBot CEO Jonathan Jaglom on the latest and greatest 3D printing innovations from the company.

Oct 5, 2016
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Just Wow
This 3D Printed Pinball Machine is a Piece of Art

Neither a big industrial machine nor the newest home 3D printer was the star at TCT show in Birmingham. It was a fully 3D printed pinball machine.

Sep 29, 2016
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Makefast Workshop
3D Printing Experiments: Adding Water, Sand, and Metal

The team over at Makefast Workshop did several 3D printing experiments and added materials such as water, sand and metal into their prints.

Sep 21, 2016
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Poetry in Motion
5 Incredible 3D Printed Stop-Motion Animated Movies

It's not all just digital animation y'know. 3D printed stop-motion animated movies are growing in popularity, too. Here are five of the best.

Sep 14, 2016
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Print in Color
ULIO Interview: All About the 3D Printer You Can 3D Print

Aimed at the STEM sector, ULIO is a 3D printer which can be 3D printed. All3DP spoke to creator Joseph Issa to learn more about the project.

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.

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 25, 2016
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Ernst & Young: German Companies Lead in 3D Printing Use

According to a new study by auditing and consulting company Ernst & Young, German companies are world leaders in the use of 3D printers.