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Feb 27, 2019
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Black Panther Wins Costume Design Oscar with Help from 3D Printing

At the 91st Academy Awards, the award for Costume Design went to Ruth Carter for her work on the film Black Panther. Carter thanked 3D designer Julia Koerner for her work on the mantel and crown printed by Materialise.

Feb 27, 2019
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From Cat Models to the Legend of Zelda
6 Best 3D Sculpting Software Tools in 2019 (3 Are Free)

To produce models, 3D printers need files, typically in STL format, to be sliced into G-code. One type of software used to make these models is 3D sculpting software, which can recreate organic curves and freeform shapes.

Feb 26, 2019
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Help Break a Record and 3D Print a Part of a 6-Foot Duck

"The Great Duck Project" is an attempt by Remarkable STEAM, Inc. to set a record for the world's largest 3D printed duck at the 8th annual Maker Faire Westport, Connecticut.

Feb 26, 2019
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3D Printed Fishing Rods – 5 Great Curated Models

Fishing is a popular hobby, but it can sometimes be a little boring... Let's improve it with 3D printing! These five fishing rods are (mostly) quick to print and provide an easy and inexpensive intro to what will hopefully become a lifetime hobby.

Feb 26, 2019
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[DEAL] Surprise Monoprice Sale – Get a Delta Pro for $959.99

US electronics giant Monoprice is holding a sitewide 1-day sale, including 20% off the new Delta Pro 3D printer and reduced prices across the company's whole printer lineup.

Feb 26, 2019
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2019 Creality CR-20 Pro 3D Printer – Review the Specs

The Creality CR-20 Pro is an upgraded iteration of the CR-20, offering auto-leveling, a flexible magnetic print surface, and a handful of other enhancements. Let's review the features and specs.

Feb 26, 2019
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Xometry is a Professional Manufacturing Service Pioneering Growth in Plastic & Metal 3D Printing

Xometry has situated itself as a leader in rapid prototyping and on-demand manufacturing by offering a wide variety of digital fabrication tools, top-notch 3D printing technologies, and valuable resources like webinars and design guides.

Feb 26, 2019
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STL File Converter – 12 Best Tools to Convert STL Files

The STL file format is the best choice to get the best 3D printing result out of your 3D model. With the help of a 3D file converter, you can easily convert 3D files to STL. Introducing the best STL file converters.

Feb 25, 2019
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Hyperganic: Voxel-based Software for Complex 3D Printing

Hyperganic, a German company, builds generative design software to 3D print objects as complex as nature. Though it was founded in 2015, it's just now ready to reveal what its powerful algorithms can do.

Feb 25, 2019
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3D Printer Firmware – Which to Choose & How to Change It

Changing your 3D printer firmware can sometimes be a tricky process. Check out the pros and cons of changing it, tips on how to change it, and the most common firmware choices.

Feb 25, 2019
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Knitting: Not Just for Granny
Digital Interlooping: 3D Printing with SLS to Create Knitted Structures

Mark Beecroft, a senior lecturer at the Manchester Metropolitan University School of Art, is exploring the use of 3D printing in industrial knitting in a process he calls 'digital interlooping'.

Feb 25, 2019
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3D Printing in the Pompidou
Explore World’s First 3D Printed Bio-Reactor at Centre Pompidou

The architectural studio "ecoLogicStudio" and its research partners developed the world's first 3D printed bio-reactor. It is currently on display at the Centre Pompidou in Paris as part of “Le Fabrique du Vivant” exhibition.

Feb 24, 2019
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Weekend Project: Use the Force to 3D Print a Darth Vader Automata

Instructables user gzumwalt has created a 3D printed Darth Vader Automata that is bound to cause a great disturbance in the force. Learn how to bring this mechanical Sith Lord to life on your own.

Feb 23, 2019
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Weekend Project: Keep it Cool With a 3D Printed Retro Rocket LED Lamp/Thermometer

UK-based maker Vahe Agababian has created a 3D printed Retro Rocket LED Lamp that is equipped with a digital thermometer, allowing you to launch off some light and read the temperature of the surrounding atmosphere at the same time.

Feb 23, 2019
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Flexible 3D Printing Filament – Which Should You Chose?

Learn about the different categories of flexible filament. In this article, we'll take an in-depth look at a number of flexible material classifications, including TPU and soft PLA.