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Oct 3, 2018
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Meddling with Metal
Desktop Metal and Markforged Reach Joint Resolution on Trade Secret Litigation

In March, Desktop Metal filed a lawsuit against Markforged for allegedly copying portions of its patented metal 3D printing processes. Last week, a federal jury decided to clear Markforged of both IP infringement allegations, marking a major victory for the defendant. 

Oct 3, 2018
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Reel of Fortune
How Much Do 3D Printer Materials Cost in 2018?

Since every 3D printing technology makes use of a different material, there are many categories and price ranges for 3D printing materials. In this article, we provide an overview of 3D printing materials along with their price ranges.

Oct 3, 2018
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No Plate Left Behind
Canadian Startup is Turning Organic Food Scraps into 3D Printing Filament

Genecis, a startup comprised of graduates from the University of Toronto Scarborough, has developed a biological process that turns organic waste into 3D printing materials.

Oct 3, 2018
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Food of the Future
Chocolate 3D Printer – All You Need to Know

Ever wondered whether it was possible to 3D print chocolate? Spoiler alert: It is! If you want to make some of these delightful delicacies yourself, or if you want to know more about a chocolate 3D printer works, read on.

Oct 3, 2018
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Mighty ZMorph Power Ranger
2018 ZMorph VX – Review the Specs of this Multitool Machine

The magical multitool machine gets upgraded with the ZMorph VX. Review the specs on this 3-in-1 3D printer, CNC mill, and laser engraver.

Oct 2, 2018
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Polish Plus
Zortrax M300 Plus: Review the Specs of This 3D Printer

Zortrax is going bigger and bolder with the Zortrax M300 Plus. This large-format 3D printer offers a 300x300x300mm build volume, an upgraded extruder, and many other intriguing features. Here's what we know so far...

Oct 2, 2018
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Conference Calendar
3D Printing & Additive Manufacturing Conferences 2018

Looking for a 3D printing conference near you? Here is the 2018 / 2019 calendar to the major 3D printing and Additive Manufacturing conferences, trade shows, meet-ups, and expos worldwide.

Oct 2, 2018
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Universe of Things
Thingiverse Models – How to 3D Print Them

Thingiverse is, hands down, one of the most popular sites for sharing and downloading files for 3D printing. Here's a rundown of how to get printing with Thingiverse.

Oct 2, 2018
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New Material!
Aleph Objects Launches Open Source Hardware Material PETg by IC3D

Aleph Objects, the manufacturer of the popular LulzBot 3D printers, added a second certified open source filament to its range. Their PETg filament by IC3D is now available on the Aleph Objects website.

Oct 1, 2018
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Swarming Robots!
MIT’s Insect-Like Robots Can Build Solid Structures

MIT's Mediated Matter Group has taken inspiration from insects and developed small construction robots called Fiberbots which work together to create large structures using fiberglass. 

Oct 1, 2018
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One Large Deposit
How Much Does a 3D Printed House Cost in 2018?

In the past few years, a number of construction companies have turned to 3D printing to reduce the cost of building houses. Here we look at some of the most interesting examples in order to get an idea of how much exactly it costs.

Oct 1, 2018
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2019 FIM Enel MotoE™ World Cup Begins Soon
Partially 3D Printed Electric Bike Will Race at the FIM Enel MotoE World Cup

Energica Motor Company, the Italian electric motorcycle manufacturer, and CRP Technology, the 3D Printing company, worked together on 2019 Ego Corsa race bikes for the upcoming FIM Enel MotoE World Cup. 

Sep 30, 2018
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Rebuilding Syria’s Treasures, Bit by Bit
#NewPalmyra Launches #Palmyraverse Online Space with Monthly Prompts to Create

The NewPalmyra project is an effort to reconstruct the ancient city of Palmyra, Syria using modern technologies. The project has now launched Palmyraverse, an online space to view the resulting monuments.

Sep 29, 2018
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Get a Grip
3D Printer Belt – What to Consider and Which to Buy

Belts are an essential part to a 3D printer, allowing motors to stay still while moving other components. Whether you're looking for an alternative to your current belt or trying to figure out with 3D printer features the best belt, here are some important things to know.

Sep 29, 2018
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Think Tank
Weekend Project: Prototank

Undoubtedly one of the coolest things about having a 3D printer is that you can print your own toys! We take it to the next level by assembling a 3D printed motorized tank, a great learning experience for both children and grownups.