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E3D Swaps Newly-Launched Extruder Name From Hermes to Hemera

E3D’s latest extruder, the Hermes, apparently fell foul of “an international company of the same name," prompting a last-minute rechristening.

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Dremel 3D40 Flex 3D Printer: Review the Specs

The Dremel DigiLab 3D40 Flex is an educationally-minded desktop 3D printer aimed at schools and universities. Read on as we review its specs.

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ABS-olutely Amazing!
MatterHackers Build Series ABS Filament Review

Printing with budget ABS seems like a bad idea, especially given it's fickle nature. So it's a good thing MatterHackers offers a quality ABS for a reasonable price. Does it hold up to their claims? Let's find out!

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3D Printed Steak: The Latest Advancements

With the rise of culinary 3D printers, most of our favorite foods are printable. The steaks - or rather, the stakes - are high as the 3D printing industry races to perfect printed meat.

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How 3D Printing Transformed Ashley Furniture’s Production Process

American furniture manufacturer Ashley Furniture uses 3D printing to improve production by reducing costs and lead times and encouraging employee creativity.

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Can't Keep a Good 'Bot Down
From the Ashes: The Return of Printrbot?

Printrbot had produced well-loved, iconic machines since the dawn of the consumer 3D printing revolution, at least until mid-2018 when it shuttered operations. But latest news suggests that the veteran manufacturer is planning a comeback.

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CraftBot 3 Review: The Supervisor Needs Supervision

Could the CraftBot 3 be a worthy entry to the dual extrusion market or does it lack the reliability to truly stand out? Check out our review to see how it holds up.

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Layers don’t have to run just one way
FDM 2.0: Reinforced Layer Adhesion with Kai Parthy

Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) is fundamentally a layers game. Its simplicity, however, is also its downfall: poor inter-layer adhesion is a universal weakness. In this article, we’ll explore a solution to this limitation in FDM.

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3D Printing & Movies – 3D Printing Behind the Scenes

The cinematic industry has come full-circle, from craftsmanship to computer-generated graphics and back to craftsmanship, but now on a different level with 3D printing. Now, the digital becomes reality.

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Professional Tips for the Home Glass Cutter
How to Cut Glass – 3 Simple Ways

These glass cutting tips come straight from glass fabrication experts. Whether you're interested in cutting flat glass or bottles, here's how to remove frustration from the equation!

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TEN-HIGH 60W Laser Cutter/Engraver: Review the Specs

The TEN-HIGH 60W Laser Cutter is a powerful laser cutter/engraver that provides hobbyists with professional quality at an affordable price. Review the features and specs to learn more.

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Home Is Where The Hotend Is
3D Printed Homes: 4 Most Fascinating Projects

3D printing is disrupting every industry imaginable, and one of the most impacted industries is construction. Using 3D printing technology, which offers incredible versatility and freedom, allows these manufacturers to create truly exceptional homes.

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Back in Time
Create a Miniature Commodore PET 8032 Replica Using a 3D Printer and Raspberry Pi

Maker Lorenzo Herrera used a 3D printer and a Raspberry Pi computer to create his own version of the Commodore PET model 8032, an iconic 70s computer. You can follow Herrera's detailed instructions and build your own too. 

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FluidDesigner is a Blender Application Template for Simplifying Complex 3D Designs

FluidDesigner for 3D printing is an application template for CAD program Blender, which – according to its programmer – makes the software so easy to use "even a 10-year-old" can use it. 

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24-Year-Old Engineer is 3D Printing Prosthetics for People in Poor Countries

Guillermo Martinez is a 24-year-old industrial engineer who has been utilizing 3D printing technology to create prosthetic limbs for impoverished people all over the world.

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How Can I Connect with Other People Doing 3D Printing?

It's always a good idea to connect with people with whom you share interests -- in this case, 3D printing. Here are some of the best ways to connect with people who are doing 3D printing.

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Refrigerated Filament
Renewi and Refil Develop HIPS Filament Made From Recycled Refrigerators

The international waste-to-product company, Renewi, and Dutch recycling filament specialist, Refil, are collaborating to create a high-quality HIPS filament that is made from recycled refrigerators.

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Brake It, Print It
3D Printing Spare Parts: The Best Sites & Services

Sometimes the spare parts you need are neither sold out nor any longer in production. When that happens, 3D printing comes in to save the day. In this article, we'll take a look at some of the best services for 3D printing spare parts.

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4-Mation is a DIY Interactive 3D Zoetrope Available to Back on Kickstarter

A new crowdfunding campaign for an interactive and home-printable 3D Zoetrope has smashed its funding goal. The project, called 4-Mation, uses 3D objects and strobe lights to create impressive, moving visuals. There are four different animations available to back on Kickstarter. 

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MIT Announces 11-Week Online Course on Additive Manufacturing for Professionals

Starting October 1, MIT is launching an 11-week online course for professionals interested in learning about 3D printing technologies, along with their applications and business potential.

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