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Nov 20, 2018
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Battlebot, Attack!
Buy a Poster, Build Your Own Fighting Robot

For the paltry price of a glossy poster, you can get access to the CAD files for a MegaBot fighting robot. In short, deck your walls and deck your enemies with a tractor-sized fighting machine. That or 3D print it.

Nov 20, 2018
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Pinching Pennies
Black Friday 2018 Deals – 3D Printers, Filaments & More

When is Black Friday 2018? Are there already 3D printer deals? Well, yes, there are! We're keeping track of the juiciest 3D printing deals, giving you a shortcut to the savings this holiday season.

Nov 20, 2018
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Healing Insoles
3D Printed Insole Speeds Up Healing Process of Diabetic Ulcers

Purdue University researchers use 3D printing to develop a shoe insole which could speed up the healing process of diabetic ulcers and help patients avoid amputation. 

Nov 20, 2018
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A Heated Discussion
The Best Printing Temperature for Different Filaments

Now more than ever there are countless types of filaments you can print with, and each requires a unique printing temperature and environment. Here's a short guide on how to print with five of the most popular filaments of 2018.

Nov 19, 2018
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Affordable SLS
2018 Sintratec S1 SLS 3D Printer – Review the Specs & Price

The Sintratec S1 is a desktop-sized SLS 3D printer with a surprisingly large build chamber. Review the specs and price.

Nov 19, 2018
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Things Are Looking UP
2018 Tiertime UP300 Review – ABSolutely Fabulous

Tiertime's typical ABS-printing brilliance gets a material twist in the UP300. Read on for our review of this versatile workhorse of a 3D printer.

Nov 19, 2018
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Interior Design
3D Printing Ideas – 40 Easy Home Decor Things to 3D Print

Add some razzle-dazzle to your living space with these beautiful and functional 3D printing ideas. Check out these 40 home decor things to 3D print.

Nov 19, 2018
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It's Just a Spring Thing
This Open-Source Hack Lets You 3D Print Springs

With a simple scrap of G-code, you can make your FDM 3D printer extrude unsupported single-strand coil springs. MakeFast Workshop shows us how.

Nov 19, 2018
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Achieve Real Detail
SLA Printing – 5 Tips and Tricks for Great Resin Prints

Unlike thermoplastic filament printers, which typically use a 0.4-mm nozzle, a resin 3D SLA printer may have a laser spot size of 140 microns. The result? The smoothest and most precise 3D prints you've ever seen, if you know what you're doing...

Nov 18, 2018
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Engrave with a 3D Printer
How to Turn Your Creality 3D Printer into an Engraving Tool

Swedish maker and YouTuber Simon Sörensen shares a new instructional video on how to turn a Creality CR-10 3D printer into an engraver with just a few simple steps.

Nov 17, 2018
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3D Printed Gears – Get the Gear That Fits Your Needs

Gears are a great thing to 3D print! Gear designs are surprisingly complicated, but with the right tools, models, and materials, you'll soon be on your way.

Nov 17, 2018
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Weekend Project: 5 Thanksgiving-Themed 3D Prints to Gobble Up Before the Holiday

Thanksgiving is less than a week away. Before you fill your belly up with food, why not fill your home with some Thanksgiving-themed 3D prints! Here are five 3D models to get you inspired.

Nov 16, 2018
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Autodesk and NASA Create Interplanetary Lander Using Generative Design

Autodesk has teamed up with NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory to design an energy and cost efficient interplanetary lander. Then lander structure is heavily reliant on generative design, which helps achieve significant performance savings.

Nov 16, 2018
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Blue is the new Black
[DEAL] MatterHackers’ Blue Friday Flash Sale is Live

MatterHackers is getting a head start this year with its own personal "Black Friday" extravaganza - Blue Friday - with deals you don't want to miss.

Nov 15, 2018
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Beauty Just Got Better
3D Printer for Jewelry – How They Work & Which to Choose

In the past few years, the jewelry industry has been transformed with the introduction of 3D printers, which are capable of producing easily-castable, high detail parts. Let's take a look at some of the most popular 3D printers for jewelry.