Featured image of Thermoplastic Carbon Fiber 3D Printed Prosthetic Sockets May Be Strongest Yet
3D printed prosthetic sockets Apr 19, 2018
Thermoplastic Carbon Fiber 3D Printed Prosthetic Sockets May Be Strongest Yet

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Clearing the Air Apr 19, 2018
Zortrax Unveils New Add-On Air Filters for its 3D Printers

In an effort to curb the emissions from 3D printing, Zortrax has unveiled air filtration covers for its M200 and M200+ 3D printers. Packing both HEPA and carbon filters, the device is said to tackle both the UFPs and stink from materials like ABS.

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Flexible Fighters Apr 19, 2018
U.S. Army Develops 3D Printed Soft Robotics Inspired by Invertebrates

After studying the mechanisms of invertebrates in nature, U.S. Army researchers have developed 3D printed soft robotics that can traverse difficult landscapes and squeeze into crowded spaces. 

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Shapeways $30 million funding round Apr 19, 2018
Shapeways Raises $30 Million to Boost 3D Printing Creator Services And Tools

Shapeways, the platform for product creation using 3D printing technologies, has just raised $30 million in a Series E funding round. The 3D printing creator community on Shapeways will benefit from tools to boost product creation, marketing, and brand development.

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Bang on Trend Apr 19, 2018
Ultimaker and Prusa Vie for Dominance in 3D Hubs Trend Report

Ultimaker! HP! Prusa Research! New York City! More fascinating insights into the 3D printing industry, courtesy of the latest 3D Hubs Trend Report.

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Light-en Your Workload Apr 18, 2018
Project of the Week: 3D Print Your Own Articulating LED Lamp

Engineer and maker Igor Albuquerque has created a 3D printed articulating LED lamp that you can mount on your desk and configure to fit your work or study environment. 

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Lift Off Apr 18, 2018
Made In Space Receives NASA’s “Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year” Award

NASA’s Johnson Space Center this week awarded Made In Space, the space manufacturing company, with the Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year Award for performing well on every NASA contract.

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Kids, don‘t try this at home Apr 18, 2018
Custom-Shaped Explosives for US Navy 3D Printed on HP 3D Printers

We could soon see custom-shaped 3D printed explosives on the battlefield. A Tennessee-based consultancy, called E&G Associates, is aiding the US Navy in the creation of such devices. 

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How Does That Sound? Apr 18, 2018
Researchers Develop 3D Printed Metamaterials That Can Control Vibration and Sound

Researchers from USC Viterbi School of Engineering have developed 3D printed metamaterials that can switch between active control and passive states, enabling control of acoustic and optical waves.

Featured image of [DEAL] Pick Up a Lulzbot at 32% Off & Benefit the Free Software Foundation Doing it
Philanthropic 'Furbs Apr 18, 2018
[DEAL] Pick Up a Lulzbot at 32% Off & Benefit the Free Software Foundation Doing it

Lulzbot is holding a GPL benefit sale, knocking 15% off its already cut-price factory refurbs (bringing the discount up to 32%) with some of the proceeds going to the Free Software Foundation.

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Give this Spider New Legs Apr 18, 2018
26 Must-Have Tevo Tarantula Upgrades & Mods

Do you want to pimp your Tevo Tarantula 3D printer? Check out the 26 best Tevo Tarantula upgrades, mods, and improvements.

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Sponsored Content Apr 18, 2018
Raise3D is Pathfinding “Flexible Manufacturing” with Customized Solutions

Raise3D is striving to offer "Pathfinding for Flexible Manufacturing" through customized 3D printing solutions for vertical markets. To jumpstart the campaign, the new company has recently unveiled the Pro2 Series, a new series of desktop 3D printers made with industrial-grade components. 

Featured image of Free-D is Helping Human Trafficking Victims Secure Jobs in the 3D Printing Workforce
Empowerment Through Employment Apr 17, 2018
Free-D is Helping Human Trafficking Victims Secure Jobs in the 3D Printing Workforce

The startup Free-D is helping human trafficking victims and underprivileged women in India obtain careers by teaching them 3D printing and design skills. The first nine-month pilot program is taking place in Mumbai, and will provide 10 women with extensive 3D printing training.

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Romanes Eunt Domus Apr 17, 2018
This Magnificent Roman Helmet is Entirely 3D Printed

Those talented folks at Custom Prototypes have done it again. Their latest project -- a 1st Century Roman Helmet that is entirely 3D printed from metal and resin -- has earned them the top spot in Advanced Finishing category at the AMUG Conference.

Featured image of New Free Curriculum makes CAD and 3D Printing Easy for UK Teachers
Let’s Build Something! Apr 17, 2018
New Free Curriculum makes CAD and 3D Printing Easy for UK Teachers

Featured image of Nike Flyprint: Lightweight, Flexible and 3D Printed Shoes Designed for Runners
Just Print It Apr 17, 2018
Nike Flyprint: Lightweight, Flexible and 3D Printed Shoes Designed for Runners

Nike has just unveiled the Vaporfly Elite Flyprint, a new 3D printed running shoe that is lightweight, flexible and comfortable. The material used to make this sneaker was designed in collaboration with runner Eliud Kipchoge, who ran the world's fastest marathon of all time.

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Go Professional Apr 16, 2018
Industrial-Strength FDM Materials from BASF 3D Printing Solutions

Featured image of How 3D Printing Empowers Locals in Sierra Leone
Join Hands Apr 16, 2018
How 3D Printing Empowers Locals in Sierra Leone

Surgical resident Lars Brouwers brings aid to Sierra Leone by providing training and materials in 3D printed functional prostheses to local citizens.

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Kraftwerk Apr 16, 2018
BMW to Establish Additive Manufacturing Campus in Munich

With a total investment worth over €10 million, automotive giant BMW will open an industrial scale 3D printing campus in Munich, Germany in early 2019.

Featured image of [Project] Take Aim With This Awesome 3D Printed Mini Crossbow
Ready, Aim, Print Apr 15, 2018
[Project] Take Aim With This Awesome 3D Printed Mini Crossbow

South Korean maker "DIYPark" shows us how to create a fully 3D printed and functional Mini Crossbow. Set up some targets and take aim, because it's time to get your archery on.  

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