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Feb 13, 2018
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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.

Feb 13, 2018
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Moonwalker
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.

Feb 13, 2018
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Create Your Own!
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.

Feb 13, 2018
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Ceramic 3D Printers
Ceramic 3D Printer Guide 2018 – All About Ceramic 3D Printing

3D printed ceramics are practical and decorative. Learn more about ceramic 3D printing or even build your own ceramic 3D printer.

Feb 12, 2018
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Zero Shrinkage
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. 

Feb 12, 2018
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Render's Game
25 Best 3D Rendering Software Tools (Some are Free)

Here are the 25 best rendering software tools on the market today. Some of them are free.

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

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.

Feb 12, 2018
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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.

Feb 12, 2018
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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.

Feb 11, 2018
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Design is Now Your Forté
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.

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

In this Tronxy X1 3D printer review, we take a look at the cheap DIY kit available for under $150. This 3D printer includes a 150 x 150 x 150 mm build area, aluminum frame, 0.4 mm nozzle, and a simple assembly process.

Feb 11, 2018
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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.

Feb 10, 2018
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One Way Ticket to Hogwarts
Weekend 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. 

Feb 9, 2018
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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.

Feb 9, 2018
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Big Build Volume 3D Printer
TronXY X5S 3D Printer: Review the Facts Here!

A printer with a sturdy aluminum frame and a big build volume for under $300? Looks like Chinese manufacturer TronXY has a potential bestseller. But is it really worth buying? Read more in this TronXY X5S: Review the facts article.