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Jul 19, 2018
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Aluminum 3D Printer – How to Get Aluminum Parts 3D Printed

If you're interested in printing in aluminum, you can either use a 3D printing service or, if you have the cash, buy an aluminum 3D printer. Read on to find out more!

Jul 19, 2018
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[DEAL] $5 Filament and More in Lulzbot’s Clearance Sale

Lulzbot is holding a clearance sale right now, featuring insanely low prices on branded filament, printers and accessories.

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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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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$10,000 Toilet Seat?! U.S. Air Force Uses 3D Printing to Flush Away Excessive Spending

The U.S. Air Force has announced that it will begin 3D printing toilet seat covers for cargo airlift planes after receiving criticism for spending $10,000 on replacements.

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 15, 2018
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Weekend Project: 3D Print These Seaworthy Voronoi Jellyfish Lights

Give your home an aquatic feel with these incredible 3D printed DIY Voronoi Jellyfish lights created by German maker and Thingiverse user UniversalMaker3D. 

Jul 14, 2018
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Student Designed World First 3D Printed Underwater Jetpack

Archie O'Brien is a student at Loughborough University in the UK who has designed an underwater jetpack called CUDA, made from 3D printed materials.