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Aug 31, 2018
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Working in the Nanoscale
MIT Engineers 3D Print Crystals from Billions of Colloids

Engineers from MIT developed a new technique called the direct-write colloidal assembly process. It can build centimeter-high crystals made from billions of individual colloids. They did this by uniting the principles of 3D printing and self-assembly.

Aug 31, 2018
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Fusion Powered Printers
Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) – 3D Printing Simply Explained

FDM 3D printers are one of the most common hobby machines of today, but what exactly does fused deposition modeling mean, and how does it work? Keep reading to find out!

Aug 31, 2018
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Pinching Pennies
[DEAL] 25% off Robo C2 3D Printer

If you've been on the look out for a Robo3D printer, today's your lucky day. Amazon.com has slashed the price of the Robo C2 3D printer to just $602.99.

Aug 30, 2018
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LaserBot?
[UPDATED] LulzBot Teases New Open Source SLA 3D Printer, Coming September

Teased in a not-so-cryptic email newsletter, Lulzbot has as good as announced it will be releasing a new resin-based 3D printing solution in September. [Update: Or has it...?]

Aug 30, 2018
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Take a Ride in Vomit Comet
Students Fly in Vomit Comet to Test Out 3D Printed Bioplastic Tools

University of Calgary students are working on a project which could provide astronauts with 3D printed plastic tools made from feces and genetically engineered bacteria. The students recently tested the tools out during a flight on the "Vomit Comet".

Aug 30, 2018
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The Future of Sight
University of Minnesota Researchers Develop Bionic Eye Prototype

Researchers at the University of Minnesota have 3D printed an image sensing array on a hemisphere: in essence, a bionic eye. It is the first-of-its-kind and, hopefully, will be used to help blind people see. 

Aug 30, 2018
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Best of Three
What is a Delta 3D Printer? – Simply Explained

You may have heard of delta 3D printers, but what are they really? How do they work? Should you get one? Here are the answers, simply explained.

Aug 29, 2018
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Another Shot...
3D Printed Gun Blueprints Are Being Sold Online Despite Court Order

Attempting to circumvent a recent court order blocking 3D printable gun blueprints from being shared online, Defense Distributed is now selling the files to customers in states that have not imposed a ban.

Aug 29, 2018
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Researching Extra Small to Solve Big Problems
US Army Research Laboratory uses Atom Probe to Create Atomic-Level 3D Models of Specimens

Material scientists from the US Army Research Laboratory are using an atom probe to explore the structure of metal and ceramic specimens at the atomic-level and creating 3D models of the results.

Aug 29, 2018
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Augment Your 3D Printer with an Endurance 10W+ Diode Laser Add-On

In an effort to raise standards whilst lowering the barrier of entry for multi-tooling your 3D printer, Endurance pushes things further with its 10W & 10W+ laser attachments. Here's the skinny on diode lasers, and a special offer for All3DP readers.

Aug 28, 2018
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The Last Shot?
US Federal Judge Extends Ban on 3D Printable Gun Blueprints

3D printable gun blueprints will remain offline after a federal judge from Washington State extends a court order to block Defense Distributed from sharing firearm designs on its website.

Aug 28, 2018
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Pinching Pennies
[DEAL] 10% Off Select Filaments at MatterHackers

The fantastic folks at MatterHackers are holding a flash sale on filaments. You can pick up some printer fuel from E3D, Proto-Pasta, Fillamentum, KVP and MatterHackers themselves at 10% off.

Aug 28, 2018
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Get Your Money's Worth!
3D Printing Price Report 2018

Trying to figure out 3D printing prices? Here is all of the 3D printing price information you need to figure out the cost of 3D printing, from owning a 3D printer to using professional 3D printing services for all major applications.

Aug 27, 2018
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Perfect for Broke Artists
The World’s First 3D Printed Printmaking Press Is Now Free to Download

The Open Press Project is the world's first 3D printed printmaking press which is a lot less expensive than traditional presses and just €5 in materials.

Aug 27, 2018
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Haunted Prints
3D Print Ringing – 3 Easy Fixes

Ghosting? Ringing? Horrifying surface finish? Check out this quick guide to find out what causes 3D print ringing, along with 3 easy fixes.