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Amolen Marble-Like White PLA Filament Review

Amolen offers a wide selection of specialized consumer PLA. Join us as we take a spool of Amolen Marble-Like PLA filament for a test ride.

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3D Printer Rental – Why and Where to Rent

Is 3D printer rental a doable way for boosting 3D printing all around the world? In any case, you'll need to know the possibilities offered by renting 3D printers.

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M3D Crane Quad: Review the Facts of this Full Color 3D Printer

With the new M3D Crane Quad, FDM color 3D printing is getting one step closer - and surely a lot cheaper. In this "M3D Crane Quad: Review the Facts" article we take a look at its specs and new features of this interesting machine.

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4D Printed Structures Could Improve Space Missions and Biomedical Devices

Researchers from the Georgia Institute of Technology developed tensegrity structures using 3D printers. The 3D printed objects dramatically expand when exposed to heat in a process which is also known as 4D printing.

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Gigabot X can 3D Print with Recycled Plastic Pellets

Now live on Kickstarter is the Gigabot X, a large-scale, direct pellet extrusion 3D printer for fabricating with recycled plastic.

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Scent Tray is a Beautiful 3D Printed Incense Holder and Ashtray

An artist based in Vancouver is using direct metal laser sintering technology to create beautiful incense holders and show off the possibilities for designing with and using 3D printing. 

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Sci-Fi Becomes Reality: Researchers Create “Floating 3D Prints” with Free-Space Volumetric Display

Inspired by movies like Iron Man and Star Wars, researchers from Brigham Young University in Utah have developed a breakthrough in "free-space volumetric display".  This holographic method is capable of creating full-color graphics in thin air using particles in space.  

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E3D Releases Titan Aqua Water-Cooling System for FDM Printing

In order to improve high-temperature 3D printing, E3D releases the Titan Aqua hotend and extruder alongside a water-cooling kit.

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Speed up Flossing with Blizzident Customized 3D-Flosser

Blizzident is a company improving our oral hygiene by using 3D scanning to create medieval-looking flossers that quickly clean teeth.

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Remora Fish-Inspired 3D Printed Robot Clings to Shark Skin Underwater

Researchers have developed a 3D printed robot that attaches itself to shark skin underwater, enabling improved studying of marine creatures.

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3D Printing Helps Invisalign Producer Hit Billion Dollar Sales Mark

With a factory full of 3D printers producing Invisalign clear aligners, Align Technology is expecting over $1.3 billion in sales for 2017.

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3D Printed Latex Masks can Fool Facial Recognition Systems

ThatsMyFace is a company which uses two headshots to 3D print your face. Theoretically, this technology be used to trick facial recognition systems.

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New “Raspberry Pi Zero W” Adds Wifi and Bluetooth for $10

The Raspberry Pi Foundation has released a new improved "Raspberry Pi Zero W". It adds Wi-Fi and Bluetooth capability to the Zero - for $10.

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3D Printed Flexible Pliers Made With Dual Extrusion

Dutch filament company ColorFabb demos a set of 3D printed flexible pliers made using dual extrusion with solid and flexible nGen filaments.

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Materialise and Nuova SPA use 3D Printing to Upgrade E-Bike

Materialise and Nuova SPA have begun a long-term manufacturing partnership beginning with a 3D printed upgrade for the Bicicletto e-bike.

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Markforge Onyx One is Carbon Fiber 3D Printer for Prosumers

The new Onyx One 3D printer from Markforged will print carbon fiber reinforced parts for a prosumer-friendly starting price of $3,500.

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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.

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Impressive 3D Printed RC Plane “Krada Kodo” Takes Off

If you ever thought about a 3D printed RC plane, here‘s a real beauty for tinkerers: The Kraga Kodo has a wingspan of 1.6 meters and is ultra-light thanks to 3D printing.

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Meritamun: Ancient Egyptian Reborn with 3D Printing

3D printed skull used as base for facial reconstruction of a mummified Egyptian woman, Meritamun, who lived between 2000 and 3500 years ago.

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3D Printed Subaru Engine is Fully Functional

This is a 35% scale model of a Subaru engine, the EJ20 flat-four, which is not only 3D printable but also fully functional.

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