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Jan 6, 2019
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[Project] A Fully 3D Printed Wind-Up Car

This 3D printed wind-up car by maker Brian Brocken gives a modern twist on a classic toy. Best of all, all you need is a 3D printer and some filament to make your own.

Jan 6, 2019
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Pillow Fight!
3D Printing Pillowing – How to Prevent Top Layer Problems

Top layer problems can be devastating. Learn how to prevent 3D printing pillowing before it strikes in the last moments of an otherwise perfect print!

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Jan 6, 2019
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Pimp Your Printer!
Best Anycubic i3 Mega Upgrades and Mods

Thanks to the growing i3 Mega 3D printing community, here is our selection of the best Anycubic i3 Mega upgrades and mods to improve your 3D printer.

Jan 5, 2019
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Plant Magic
[Project] 3D Printed Levitating Plant

Instructables user Ananords shows us how to create a DIY Levitating Plant by using a 3D printer and laser cutter. The resulting project will leave your green thumb feeling more magical than ever.

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Jan 5, 2019
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Filling in the Gaps
3D Printer Under-Extrusion: 3 Simple Solutions

Nerved by 3D printer under-extrusion and don't know how to get rid of it? Check out this guide, which gives 3 simple solutions.

Jan 4, 2019
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Breaking Through the Glass Ceiling
MIT Scientists Reach Major Breakthrough with Glass 3D Printing Platform

Scientists from MIT's Mediated Matter Lab have been developing a 3D printing platform called G3DP2, a groundbreaking system that is capable of producing objects out of molten glass.

Jan 4, 2019
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BuildTak FlexPlate Review – Is It Worth It?

Ever wish you could bend your build plate to get those difficult prints off of the surface without damaging them? Well, BuildTak has a solution for you, but is it really worth the price tag? Let's find out!

Jan 4, 2019
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Enough Is Enough
3D Printer Over-Extrusion: 3 Simple Solutions

Are you fed up with blobs, strings, or jams? Check out this guide for three simple solutions that will fix your 3D printer over-extrusion problems forever!

Jan 3, 2019
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Background Knowledge
Blender: Background Image – Simply Explained

Ever wondered how to set a background image in Blender? If you're tired of switching between your software and your reference image, this tutorial is for you.

Jan 3, 2019
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Part the Seas
TEVO Nereus 3D Printer: Review the Specs

The TEVO Nereus is a budget 3D printer that supports dual extrusion 3D printing and has WiFi connectivity, while also boasting a sizable 320 x 320 x 400mm build volume. Review the specs here.

Jan 2, 2019
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They Giveth and Taketh Away
Additive vs Subtractive Manufacturing – Simply Explained

Most will be familiar with 3D printing as a form of additive manufacturing, but what about subtractive manufacturing? Let's take a closer look at both!

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Jan 1, 2019
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Stomp It Out!
Elephant’s Foot (3D Printing Problem) – Easy Fixes

Countless problems emerge while 3D printing. Elephant's foot may not be as well known as others, but it can be a huge issue for functional or multi-part prints. Let's look at what causes it and how to fix it.

Dec 30, 2018
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The 3D Printed Gavel
Copyrighting 3D Models – How Can I Protect My 3D Printing Designs?

In the world of 3D printing, what's considered to be IP infringement? What are the legal concerns? What can you do to protect your own IP?

Dec 27, 2018
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Robotic Blues
3D Printed Robotic Hand Plays Holiday Tunes on the Piano

Researchers from the University of Cambridge have created a 3D printed robotic hand that is able to play simple musical phrases on the piano – including the holiday classic Jingle Bells!

Dec 27, 2018
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Perfect Rib Replica
Bulgarian Doctors Implant First 3D Printed Rib

Doctors in Bulgaria created a 3D printed rib for a patient who's own rib had to be removed due to a congenital disease. This use of additive manufacturing is a first, but not the last, for the country.

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