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Apr 19, 2018
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3D Printed Vase – 10 Best Curated Models to 3D Print

There are some stunning vase designs available for 3D printing. While a floral bouquet may empty your wallet, printing a vase will save you plenty! For best displaying botanical beauty, here is a curated collection of 10 3D printed vase models.

Apr 19, 2018
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Shapeways $30 million funding round
Shapeways Raises $30 Million to Boost 3D Printing Creator Services And Tools

Shapeways, the platform for product creation using 3D printing technologies, has just raised $30 million in a Series E funding round. The 3D printing creator community on Shapeways will benefit from tools to boost product creation, marketing, and brand development.

Apr 19, 2018
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Inventing on a Budget
Autodesk Inventor Free Download – Is There a Free Version?

Looking for a free version of Autodesk Inventor? Here are the best answers on how to get Autodesk Inventor for free, along with some of the best software alternatives.

Apr 19, 2018
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Ultimaker and Prusa Vie for Dominance in 3D Hubs Trend Report

Ultimaker! HP! Prusa Research! New York City! More fascinating insights into the 3D printing industry, courtesy of the latest 3D Hubs Trend Report.

Apr 18, 2018
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Project of the Week: 3D Print Your Own Articulating LED Lamp

Engineer and maker Igor Albuquerque has created a 3D printed articulating LED lamp that you can mount on your desk and configure to fit your work or study environment. 

Apr 18, 2018
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Made In Space Receives NASA’s “Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year” Award

NASA’s Johnson Space Center this week awarded Made In Space, the space manufacturing company, with the Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year Award for performing well on every NASA contract.

Apr 18, 2018
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Custom-Shaped Explosives for US Navy 3D Printed on HP 3D Printers

We could soon see custom-shaped 3D printed explosives on the battlefield. A Tennessee-based consultancy, called E&G Associates, is aiding the US Navy in the creation of such devices. 

Apr 18, 2018
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How Does That Sound?
Researchers Develop 3D Printed Metamaterials That Can Control Vibration and Sound

Researchers from USC Viterbi School of Engineering have developed 3D printed metamaterials that can switch between active control and passive states, enabling control of acoustic and optical waves.

Apr 18, 2018
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Philanthropic 'Furbs
[DEAL] Pick Up a Lulzbot at 32% Off & Benefit the Free Software Foundation Doing it

Lulzbot is holding a GPL benefit sale, knocking 15% off its already cut-price factory refurbs (bringing the discount up to 32%) with some of the proceeds going to the Free Software Foundation.

Apr 18, 2018
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Raise3D is Pathfinding “Flexible Manufacturing” with Customized Solutions

Raise3D is striving to offer "Pathfinding for Flexible Manufacturing" through customized 3D printing solutions for vertical markets. To jumpstart the campaign, the new company has recently unveiled the Pro2 Series, a new series of desktop 3D printers made with industrial-grade components. 

Apr 17, 2018
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Free-D is Helping Human Trafficking Victims Secure Jobs in the 3D Printing Workforce

The startup Free-D is helping human trafficking victims and underprivileged women in India obtain careers by teaching them 3D printing and design skills. The first nine-month pilot program is taking place in Mumbai, and will provide 10 women with extensive 3D printing training.

Apr 17, 2018
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This Magnificent Roman Helmet is Entirely 3D Printed

Those talented folks at Custom Prototypes have done it again. Their latest project -- a 1st Century Roman Helmet that is entirely 3D printed from metal and resin -- has earned them the top spot in Advanced Finishing category at the AMUG Conference.

Apr 17, 2018
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Let’s Build Something!
New Free Curriculum makes CAD and 3D Printing Easy for UK Teachers

Apr 17, 2018
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20 Best Resin (DLP/SLA) 3D Printers in Spring 2018

Looking for a desktop stereolithography (SLA) 3D printer? Read our guide on the best resin (DLP/SLA) 3D printers on the market right now.

Apr 16, 2018
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DLP for Cheap
Anycubic Photon Review: A Great DLP 3D Printer Under $500

A resin 3D printer for less than $500. Too good to be true? Not at all! Read our Anycubic Photon DLP 3D printer review to learn more about this extremely affordable 3D printer.