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Cool Runnings Feb 13, 2018
US Luge Team Hunting Olympic Gold With 3D Printing

For this year's Winter Olympics in South Korea, the US Luge team worked with Stratasys to create custom sleds using additive manufacturing technologies.

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Moonwalker Feb 13, 2018
Prototyping Tools for Space Walks with Zortrax 3D Printers

3D printing with a Zortrax M200 has made it easier for NASA engineers to create vital tools for space walks to repair the International Space Station.

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Create Your Own! Feb 13, 2018
How MUN MED Set Up a Low-Cost 3D Printing Medical Unit

MUN MED 3D is the first 3D printing biomedical laboratory housed at the Health Science Centre in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. Its founders have some tips for how others can create their own.

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Zero Shrinkage Feb 12, 2018
Kwambio Releases Opaque Glass-Based 3D Printing Material

Kwambio, the on-demand manufacturing platform, is releasing its new opaque glass-based material called GS One. The material has an interesting range of features including shorter turnover times and durability. 

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Same same, but different Feb 12, 2018
Anet E12 3D Printer: Review the Specs

The Anet E12 3D printer is big, orange and, if you're at all privy to the Creality CR-10, eerily familiar. But look a little closer, and you'll see subtle differences that set the Anet E12 apart from its popular contemporaries. Read on to review what we know about the Anet E12.

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Transformers Feb 12, 2018
Grafter Software Remixes and Improves 3D Printing Models into New Forms

Grafter can remix 3D printing models into new, functional machines, without the need for extensive tweaking or testing.

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Robot Arm-y Feb 12, 2018
KUKA Uses MakerBot 3D Printers to Build Robotic Arms

KUKA, the Chinese-German industrial manufacturing company, creates specialist robotics by using 3D printing technologies. In collaboration with MakerBot 3D printers, KUKA develops robotic arms which are used across a variety of industries.

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Pinching Pennies Feb 11, 2018
[DEAL] ColorFabb Filament – Buy 5, Pay for 4

Dutch filament spinner ColorFabb is celebrating its 5th birthday with a special promo -- buy any 5 spools of filament and only pay for 4.

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Design is Now Your Forté Feb 11, 2018
Forté Lets you Draw in 2D, Creates 3D Generative Designs Automatically

Forté is a real-time, 2D design tool which automatically takes your idea and optimizes the properties based on simple parameters that you intuitively map out.

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Check Out This Cheap DIY Kit Feb 11, 2018
Tronxy X1 3D Printer: Review the Specs

The Tronxy X1 is a cheap DIY kit available for under $150. It includes a 150 x 150 x 150 mm build area, aluminum frame, 0.4 mm nozzle, and a simple assembly process. Let's review its specs.

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Glorious Technicolor Feb 11, 2018
New HP Jet Fusion 300 / 500 Series With Full Color 3D Printing

HP introduces new industrial 3D printers capable of full-color engineering-grade parts. Prices for the new HP Jet Fusion 300 / 500 series start from $50,000, making innovation accessible to small to medium-sized businesses and academic institutions.

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One Way Ticket to Hogwarts Feb 10, 2018
[Project] 3D Printed Harry Potter Spectrespecs with LED Lights

Eight-year-old maker Purple Oranji turns Adafruit NeoPixel goggles into a pair of 3D printed Spectrespecs, the zany light-up shades featured in the Harry Potter movies. This weekend project is the perfect way to show your kids that a 3D printer is just as extraordinary as a magic wand. 

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Pinching Pennies Feb 9, 2018
[FLASH DEAL] New Matter Filament, 63 -75% Off at $7.49

Sad news this week with the closure of 3D printer manufacturer New Matter. Ahead of shuttering some time this summer, the company is clearing house with a fire sale of filament, now reduced from $29.99 to just $7.49.

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A Matter of Concern Feb 9, 2018
New Matter is Another 3D Printing Company Closing Down

For the second time this month, a 3D printer company is shuttering their doors. New Matter will cease operations at the end of Febuary; providing limited support to owners of the MOD-t 3D printer.

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Take on a new perspective Feb 9, 2018
10 Best GoPro Accessories to 3D Print or Buy

How often have we wished for a GoPro knob tightener... here it is! Plus: 9 best GoPro Accessories to DIY or buy.

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Committed to Learning Feb 9, 2018
Ultimaker Becomes Sponsor and Supplier for GE’s Additive Education Program

Open source 3D printer manufacturer Ultimaker has announced that it is now a sponsor and supplier to the GE Additive Education Program (AEP). Schools can now apply for subsidies from General Electric towards 3D printing.

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3D Printed Earphones Feb 9, 2018
Audio Goes 3D With Brainwavz New Line Of 3D Printed Headphones

Featured image of Scientists in India are Growing Ears in the Lab using Cartilage and a 3D Printed Scaffold
Hear, Hear Feb 9, 2018
Scientists in India are Growing Ears in the Lab using Cartilage and a 3D Printed Scaffold

Doctors in Chennai, India are working on 3D printing transplantable ears. They've recently been successful in growing ear cartilage in a culture flask and proving it continues to grow once implanted in rabbits.

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Better for the Planet Feb 8, 2018
MasterSpool Could Help Reduce Waste When Buying 3D Printing Filament

3D printing expert Richard Horne is proposing a new way to receive filament which involves one MasterSpool and minimally packaged refills. Already manufacturers such as Das Filament are onboard with this idea.

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Ruff Print Surface Feb 8, 2018
Immortalize Your Pooch: New Startup Offers 3D Printed Pet Figurines

The Calgary-based company GravityB 3D is using a 60-camera 3D scanning system to create life-like 3D printed figurines of pets and people.

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