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Dec 12, 2018
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Texas Department of Criminal Justice Buys 3D Printers to Create Dentures

Starting next year, the Texas Department of Criminal Justice will be using 3D printers to create dentures for inmates making it the first corrections agency in the USA to use the technology onsite, rather than waiting months for traditionally molded dentures.

Dec 12, 2018
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Best 3D Printed Glasses to Beat the Heat

3D printing has opened doors to making all sorts of custom-designed objects, including 3D printed glasses. What are they? Where can you find them? Read on to learn all about where to find your next pair of 3D printed shades.

Dec 11, 2018
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2018 ADIMLab 3D Printer – Review the Specs

Touting a large build volume, dual z-axis steppers, and a CR-10 style frame, the ADIMLab 3D Printer -- also known as the ADIMLab Gantry and HC Maker 7 -- is another large-bed 3D printer competing for the budget buck. Let’s review the specs.

Dec 11, 2018
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3D Printer Stepper Motor – What to Consider & Which to Choose

Without stepper motors, 3D printers as we know them would not exist. This guide explores how to find the best stepper motors to build a printer from scratch or upgrade an existing one.

Dec 11, 2018
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Researchers Develop Needle-less 3D Printed Biosensor for Glucose Monitoring

A research team from Washington State University is working on a project to develop a glucose monitoring 3D printed biosensor which would be integrated into wearable monitors.

Dec 11, 2018
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Blender: How to Select All Objects in a Scene

Scenes can get messy in Blender, and sometimes you need to transform a bunch of objects together. In this tutorial, we'll go through the basics of selecting multiple objects, grouping them, and hiding them.

Dec 11, 2018
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Method to the Madness
MakerBot Method 3D Printer – Review the Specs

MakerBot has just unveiled the MakerBot Method, a performance 3D printer that integrates industrial-grade features into a desktop-sized machine. Review the features and specs here.

Dec 10, 2018
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Blender: Recalculate Normals – Simply Explained

Normals are a small but important part of your Blender model. They define what's "outside" and what's "inside" your model. So how do you recalculate normals that are facing the wrong way? Read on to learn more.

Dec 10, 2018
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Doctors Without Borders Hospital in Jordan 3D Print Prostheses for War Victims

Amputee war victims in Jordan are receiving 3D printed prostheses thanks to a Doctors Without Borders reconstructive surgery hospital. They hope to enable patients to regain functionality of missing limbs for an affordable price.

Dec 9, 2018
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ORIGIBOT2 3D Printed Telepresence Robot Available on Indiegogo

Now on crowdfunding platform Indiegogo is a new campaign launched by Origin Robots called the ORIGIBOT2 which is a telepresence robot that you can move around and pick things up with remotely.

Dec 9, 2018
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Weekend Project: Floating Portable Speaker

Ever gone for a dip in a lake or the ocean and wished you could get closer to the music? That's exactly what Instructables user BryantM thought when he developed his floating portable speaker, which we'll look at in this Weeked Project.

Dec 9, 2018
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3D Printed HeX Earbuds Provide a Fashionable Fix for Hearing Loss

Master's student Elen Parry has developed HeX Earbuds, 3D printed wireless earbuds that have a sleek geometric design and enhance the hearing experience, while also protecting users and preventing further hearing loss.

Dec 8, 2018
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Blender: Extrude – Simply Explained

The extrude tool in Blender is essential to modeling anything of quality. It allows you to extend and create a new section of your model. But how does it work exactly, and what are its uses?

Dec 7, 2018
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[DEAL] JGAURORA A8 3D Printer for 20% off on Amazon.com

Amazon.com has dropped $439 off the price of the JGAURORA A8 3D printer. They're also offering free shipping to all 50 states. Can someone say "deal"?

Dec 6, 2018
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TEVO Flash Review – Editor’s Choice of Winter 2018

The TEVO Flash one of our winter 2018 picks for "Editor's Choice". Check out our review why to find out why we chose it.