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Mar 28, 2019
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No Printer, No Problem
3D Printer Near Me – The Easiest Way to Find Them

Want to try your hand at 3D printing but thinking "I don’t have a 3D printer near me"? Or maybe you want to 3D print in an exotic material that your printer can’t handle, like gold or silver? Either way, we got you covered.

Mar 27, 2019
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Spool Me Once, Spool Me Twice
Best 3D Printable April Fools’ Day Pranks Using PVA Filament

If you're looking for some April Fools' Day pranks to 3D print, you've come to the right place. Each one of these (slightly) evil prints needs PVA filament and a good sense of humor.

Mar 27, 2019
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Say Cheese
SmarTech Analysis Releases Additive Manufacturing in Dentistry Report

SmarTech Analysis released the latest edition of the Additive Manufacturing in Dentistry report which forecasts market opportunities for 3D printing in the dentistry industry.

Mar 27, 2019
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CNC, Easy as 1-2-3...
2019 Shapeoko 3 XXL Review – Editor’s Choice CNC Router Kit

The Shapeoko 3 XXL from Carbide 3D is a large CNC router kit that is easy to assemble and use, making it the choice for us. Check out our review to find out if it could also be the choice for you.

Mar 27, 2019
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BCN3D 4EVER
BCN3D Becomes an Independent Company, Raises $3-million

The company, which began in 2012 as part of the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, is ready to ramp up production and innovation.

Mar 27, 2019
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Two Heads Are Better Than One
AMBOTS Brings Autonomous Collaboration to Manufacturing

The build area is a difficult thing to improve on in 3D printers. Maintaining accuracy over a large area is a challenge, and as a result, larger machines are expensive and complex. But what if, instead of one big machine, you had many small, mobile robots getting the job done?

Mar 26, 2019
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Moai 2.Woah
2019 Peopoly Moai 130 3D Printer – Review the Specs

An evolution of the exceedingly popular Peopoly Moai, the Peopoly Moai 130 benefits from hardware upgrades for better reliability and ease of use. Read on as we examine the specs.

Mar 26, 2019
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Layers don’t have to run just one way
FDM 2.0: Reinforced Layer Adhesion with Kai Parthy

Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) is fundamentally a layers game. Its simplicity, however, is also its downfall: poor inter-layer adhesion is a universal weakness. In this article, we’ll explore a solution to this limitation in FDM.

Mar 26, 2019
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Transforming the Transformable
STL to G-Code – How to Convert STL Files to G-Code

A stereolithography file, or STL, is a common method of expressing a 3D concept model. Most manufacturing systems, however, require G-code. To this end, you might be wondering how to convert STL to G-code. Find out in the following!

Mar 26, 2019
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Bargain Hunt
2019’s Best Cheap 3D Printer Priced Under $200/300/500/1000

What's the best cheap 3D printer that fits your budget? Check out our Spring 2019 buyer's guide to the 25 best budget 3D printers priced under $200, $300, $500, and $1000.

Mar 25, 2019
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Better Late Than Never
3D Printed Rose Blossoms and Lights Up When Touched

Daren Schwenke, a maker from Tampa, Florida, created a 3D printed blooming rose for his love, Christine. He used an animated wireframe and clear printed petals so that when its leaf is touched, the rose blossoms and lights up.

Mar 25, 2019
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NAMIC Summit 2019
NAMIC Summit 2019: A Week of Discovery, Innovation, Engagement and Inspiration

The summit brings together leading thinkers in additive manufacturing and will focus on how design is integral to the AM process. It will dive deeper into innovative solutions and new applications brought about by advancement in topology optimization, generative design solutions and software advancement.

Mar 25, 2019
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My Heart Will Go On (A 3D Printer)
3D Printing Hearts of Babies with Congenital Heart Disease to Improve Care

A team of researchers at King's College London and Guy's and St Thomas's NHS Foundation Trust developed an approach to improve the care of babies with congenital heart disease by creating a 3D model of their hearts while inside the womb.

Mar 24, 2019
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Unleash the Power
6 Great SketchUp Plugins You Should Know

If you think vanilla SketchUp has a powerful toolset for 3D modeling, you haven't seen anything! Enhance your productivity with these must-have SketchUp plugins!

Mar 23, 2019
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Advanced Milling Advances
6-Axis CNC – What Is It Exactly?

You probably know about 3-axis CNC milling. You might even be familiar with 5 axes. But did you know there's also 6-axis CNC milling? Find out about this manufacturing marvel!