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Dec 1, 2018
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Big Improvements to a Small Printer
2018 LulzBot Mini 2 Review – Editor’s Choice

The LulzBot Mini 2 is one of our winter 2018 picks for "Editor's Choice". Check out our review to find out why we love this 3D printer so much.

Nov 30, 2018
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Put Down the Paint Brush
RePaint: AI-Powered 3D Printing System Accurately Reproduces Artwork

Researchers from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) have developed RePaint, an AI-powered, 3D printing system which can accurately reproduce your favorite oil painting. 

Nov 30, 2018
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From Cameras to Ceramics
Canon Announces 3D Printing Technology and Material for Highly Accurate Ceramic Parts

Canon, the Japanese company best known for its cameras, has announced that it has developed a ceramic 3D printing technology and material which is "highly-accurate" and capable of producing parts with complex geometries.

Nov 30, 2018
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Keeping It Tolerable
How to Test and Improve Your 3D Printer’s Tolerances

Whether it's CNC milling, bagging chips, or 3D printing, the machines involved have slight inconsistencies, producing parts of differing tolerances. Here, we'll dive into what tolerances are, and why they're important for 3D printing.

Nov 29, 2018
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FDA Approved
Materialise Validates Stratasys and Ultimaker for its Mimics inPrint Anatomical Models Software

Stratasys and Materialise, two well-known 3D printing providers, are bringing together their technologies of PolyJet technology and FDA-cleared Mimics inPrint software to aid production of anatomical models.

Nov 29, 2018
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Control Matters
Matterhackers Releases MatterControl 2.0 3D Printing Software

MatterHackers has just released MatterControl 2.0, the latest version of its free all-in-one software that allows users to design, organize, slice, and print their 3D models from one platform.

Nov 29, 2018
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Sweet 3D Printed Sounds
Lenco-MD is World’s First 3D Printed Record Player Now Available on Kickstarter

Lenco-MD is the world's first 3D printed, modular record player aims to encourage us to learn about technology and music. Live on Kickstarter, the project has already scooped up a Best Innovation award at IFA Berlin 2018. 

Nov 29, 2018
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Prep Makes Perfect
2018 OctoPrint Guide – How to Set Up Your 3D Printer

OctoPrint is a fantastic web interface for 3D printers. This free, open-source program gives you the power to control, start, and monitor prints all from the browser! Find out more about OctoPrint and how to set it up in this step-by-step guide.

Nov 28, 2018
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Going for Gold
TRUMPF Green Laser Technology 3D Prints Copper and Gold

TRUMPF, a worldwide provider of machine tools, has announced the introduction of copper and gold 3D printing thanks to green laser technology.

Nov 28, 2018
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Printer Fuel for Data Nerds
Prusament PLA Prusa Galaxy Black – Filament Review

We put Prusa Polymers' Prusament PLA Prusa Galaxy Black under the microscope - literally. Join us, as we break down the numbers and get our print on with this handsomely packaged PLA filament.

Nov 28, 2018
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Biotech Revolution
What Is 3D Bioprinting? – Simply Explained

3D printing interest in and biomedical demand for bioprinting continue to increase. In this article, we take a look at what bioprinting is and why it's important.

Nov 28, 2018
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Every Book Needs a Cover
Surface Modeling (CAD) – Simply Explained

Solid modeling -- manipulating and combining blocks -- can only take you so far. This article explains what surface modeling is, exploring the benefits it delivers compared to solid modeling.

Nov 27, 2018
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Sponsored Content
INTAMSYS FUNMAT PRO 410 is a Smart 3D Printer Built for Professional Use

The Shanghai-based manufacturer INTAMSYS has released the FUNMAT PRO 410, a professional 3D printer that features a dual extrusion system, a sizable 305 x 305 x 406 mm build volume, and the ability to print with engineering-grade materials.

Nov 26, 2018
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Medical Breakthrough
3D Printed Scaffolds May Help Cancer Patients Regrow Breast Tissue After Mastectomy

Researchers from the Queensland University of Technology are working on regrowing breast tissue after a patient has undergone a mastectomy. To achieve this, they are implanting a 3D printed biodegradable polymer scaffold.

Nov 26, 2018
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Elixir of Life
What Exactly is Bioink? – Simply Explained

Bioinks are the “filament” of bioprinters. Have you ever wondered what's inside them or how they work? Let us give you the tour.