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Sep 4, 2016
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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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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 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.

Jul 23, 2016
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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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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 12, 2016
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Bargain Hunt
Best Amazon Prime Day 3D Printing Deals

Today is Amazon Prime Day. Hooboy. Here are the best deals we could find for 3D printers and 3D printing. Grab yourself a bargain!

Jun 30, 2016
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3 Things We Learned at the Additive Manufacturing Show

All3DP visited the premiere „Additive Manufacturing“ Show in Amsterdam. Here are the three trends you need to know about.

Jun 29, 2016
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How Will Brexit Impact the 3D Printing Industry in the UK?

Is the UK 3D printing industry safe from Brexit? ALL3DP asks several industry leaders for their take on an unprecedented situation.

Jun 27, 2016
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Interview with BCN3D Technologies CEO Roger Uceda

In an exclusive inteview, BCN3D Technologies CEO explains how a commitment to open source and higher education can be a formula for success.

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!

May 31, 2016
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Cheap & Cheerful
Everything We Know about 101Hero, the $49 3D Printer

If you've been looking for a 3D printer which won't break the bank, but still claims to be up to scratch with the latest technology, check out this interview with Hero101's CEO.

May 24, 2016
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Interview with FormBox Creator Benjamin Redford

The FormBox is powered by your vacuum cleaner and claims to be quicker than a 3D printer. Could this be your next Kickstarter investment?