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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 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 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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Durch Vorsprung Technik
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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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.

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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3DPrexit
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.