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Jan 26, 2018
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Futuristic Stradivarius
Sleek 3D Printed Electric Violin Steals the Spotlight at NAMM Musical Instrument Show

At the 117th edition of the NAMM, 7,000 brands of musical instrument are on display ranging from the ancient to the new, but the one which really stood out from the crowd was the sleek 3D printed violin known as 3Dvarius.

Jan 26, 2018
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Arduino Teenage Riot
TWANG is a 1D Arduino Based Dungeon Crawler

Simple yet entertaining, TWANG is a 1D dungeon crawler made with Arduino and 3D printing, based on the award-winning Line Wobbler interactive game.

Jan 26, 2018
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Barking Mad Toy Designs
Startup Bark Uses 3D Printing to Prototype Dog Toys

Bark is a startup aimed at the dog mad and their pet pooches. With the BarkBox, customers receive new treats and toys for their dog every month. But, they're not just any old toys - Bark uses 3D printing to prototype its fun designs.

Jan 26, 2018
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Bargain Hunt
20 Best Cheap 3D Printers Under $300, $500, and $1000

Looking for the best cheap 3D printer that fits your budget? Here are the 20 best 3D printers under $300, $500, and $1000 that you can buy today.

Jan 26, 2018
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One Woman's Trash is Another's Treasure
Recycling 3Doodler Waste Filament by Turning it into Jewelry and Decorations

Grace Du Prez teaches workshops on how to create designs using the 3Doodler. However, learning how to use the pen can result in a lot of waste. Du Prez came up with an ingenious way of recycling the wasted filament.

Jan 26, 2018
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Buyer's Guide
15 Best Drones for Beginners (Winter 2017/2018)

Interested in buying a drone but feeling overwhelmed by the avalanche of available options? We've got your back with our list of best drones for beginners, which includes product descriptions and an FAQ!

Jan 26, 2018
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Sci-Fi Becomes Reality
Sci-Fi Becomes Reality: Researchers Create “Floating 3D Prints” with Free-Space Volumetric Display

Inspired by movies like Iron Man and Star Wars, researchers from Brigham Young University in Utah have developed a breakthrough in "free-space volumetric display".  This holographic method is capable of creating full-color graphics in thin air using particles in space.  

Jan 25, 2018
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A 3D Printing Renaissance?
Tevo Michelangelo 3D Printer: Review the Facts

Brand new for 2018, Tevo releases the Tevo Michelangelo cantilever-style FDM 3D printer. And no, it's not a kit.

Jan 25, 2018
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Autonomo
Hackrod Challenges Automotive Industry by Using 3D Printing and AI

The approach to manufacturing cars may soon change drastically if one startup, Hackrod, has anything to do with it. The company wants to enable customers to design their own cars, making use of the latest technologies.

Jan 25, 2018
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The Skin-ny
Researchers Use 3D Bioprinting to Recreate Human Skin Pigmentation

Researchers from the Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology are using 3D bioprinting method to control melanin-production in skin cells on a biomimetic tissue substrate, creating human-like skin pigmentation. 

Jan 25, 2018
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Swift 3D
Researchers 3D Reconstruct Face Of Famous Irish Writer Jonathan Swift And His Muse Johnson

Using 3D facial reconstruction and 3D printing technologies, a team of researchers has revealed what Jonathan Swift, the Irish writer best known for “Gulliver’s Travels” looked like at the time of his death.

Jan 24, 2018
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Flash Trash
Researchers Recycle Beach Trash into 3D Printing Filament

Trash collected from Cape York Peninsula by volunteers is being viewed as a resource and turned into 3D printing filament by professor Veena Sahajwalla and her team at the University of New South Wales.

Jan 24, 2018
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Written by Industry Veteran Sarah Boisvert
Book “New Collar Workforce” Prepares Us for the New Age of Manufacturing

The New Collar Workforce is a new book by AM industry veteran Sarah Boisvert which suggests that, in order to avoid a shortage of skilled workers, we should be training workers to be ready for the new age in manufacturing.

Jan 23, 2018
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Waves of Sound
UT Grad Student Creates 3D Printed Six String Violin to Play Rare Composition

A Musical Arts grad student from the University of Texas - Austin has 3D printed his own six string violin. With the instrument, he can now play the difficult piece "The Dharma at Big Sur", which was written by composer John Adams.

Jan 23, 2018
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Right outta thin air
Yeehaw Wand Review: Designing in Augmented Reality

The Yeehaw Wand is an exciting new technology that takes a new approach to 3D designing. It aims to eliminate the need to be fluent in a CAD program to create a design from scratch. In this Yeehaw Wand Review, we’ll take you through the pros and cons of the Kickstarter backed 3D scanner.