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Jul 18, 2018
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[DEAL] Save 15% Off BuildTak and Magigoo

There's some sticky savings to be had over at MatterHackers, where the entire range of BuildTak products and Magigoo are on sale at 15% off.

Jul 18, 2018
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3D Hubs Releases Digital Manufacturing Trend Report for Q3 2018

3D Hubs, the world's largest network of manufacturing services, released its new Digital Manufacturing Trends report for Q3 2018. This time, there are big changes to the data due to a change in 3D Hubs’ business model.

Jul 18, 2018
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PLA Smoothing – A Beginner’s Guide

Even the best FDM 3D printer will produce objects with layer lines. This article discusses various methods of PLA smoothing, unlocking the door for anyone to achieve a professional finish.

Jul 17, 2018
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“David Bowie is” Exhibit to be Re-Launched as VR and AR Experience

After six years and twelve cities, the "David Bowie is" exhibition has now ended. However, if you didn't get a chance to view the exhibition in person, it will soon be relaunched in AR and VR. 

Jul 17, 2018
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8 Quirky Emoji 3D Printable Toys and Figures

Celebrate World Emoji Day (yes, it is a thing) in style with this collection of emoji 3D printable figurines, models, toys and other cool stuff.

Jul 17, 2018
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2018 Prime Day 3D Printer Deals

Short on filament? Umming and arring over a new 3D printer? Well today's the day to take action as Amazon kicks off Prime Day 2018. We're keeping track to help you maximize the day for your 3D printing needs.

Jul 17, 2018
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AREVO Launches 3D Printed Carbon-Fiber eBike

AREVO, the manufacturer based in Santa Clara, California, has announced the launch of its eBike which has a 3D printed carbon fiber frame and is battery-assisted. 

Jul 17, 2018
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3D Printed Keycaps – 10 Best Curated Models to 3D Print

Got a mechanical keyboard? Thinking of getting one? If so, some custom 3D printed keycaps might be just the thing you need to add that special personalized touch to your typing experience. Introducing our list of the best curated 3D printable keycaps you can get today.

Jul 17, 2018
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Review the Specs
Alfawise U20: Review the Specs of this 3D Printer

The Alfawise U20 hit the market in June 2018. Review its specs and features to see how it compares to other 3D printers.

Jul 16, 2018
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Researchers Use Gold Nanoparticles to Find Defects in 3D Printed Objects

Vanderbilt University researchers are embedding gold nanoparticles into filament to help detect problems inside of 3D printed objects.

Jul 16, 2018
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Fusion 360 vs Solidworks – CAD Software Compared

How are Fusion 360 and Solidworks the same? How are they different? Which one is best for me? Let's dive straight into the arena: It's Fusion 360 vs Solidworks.

Jul 16, 2018
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How to Do Parametric 3D Modeling with Free Software

Imagine downloading a 3D printable model for a stylish pair of shoes, only to discover that they don't fit your feet! This article takes a look at a technique that allows you to easily customize not only shoes, but all kinds of models: parametric 3D modeling.

Jul 16, 2018
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Creality’s Ender 3 3D Printer is Now Fully Open Source

Creality3D, the Chinese manufacturer of 3D printers, has announced the open-sourcing of its most popular 3D printer, the Ender-3. This makes it the first Open Source Hardware Association certified 3D printer in China.

Jul 13, 2018
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Best Industrial 3D Printers of 2018 – The 21 Most Advanced

Curious about the latest advancements in commercial 3D printing? Check out the most advanced industrial 3D printers of 2018.

Jul 13, 2018
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Lockheed Martin 3D Prints Titanium Domes for Satellite Fuel Tank

Lockheed Martin is using 3D printing technology to create huge titanium fuel tanks that will be used for satellites, potentially revolutionizing the space launch industry.