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2019 Greatest 3D Printed Houses, Buildings & Structures

Dreaming of a 3D printed house? Check out our collection of the most fascinating 3D printed houses, buildings, and structures worldwide.

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2019 3D Printing Materials Guide – All You Need to Know

Check out our 3D printing materials guide to learn about all materials used for home and industrial 3D printing today.

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2018 Ceramic 3D Printer Guide – All About Ceramic 3D Printing

3D printed ceramics are practical and decorative. Read our guide to learn more about ceramic 3D printing or even build your own ceramic 3D printer.

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Wax 3D Printing – How To 3D Print Wax

Everything you need to know about wax 3D printing, including how to 3d print with wax, the applications and wax 3D printing services.

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2019 Nylon 3D Printer Guide – All About 3D Printing Nylon

Nylon (polyamide) is well-suited for 3D printing functional parts, with superior tensile strength compared to PLA. Find out more about 3D printing nylon.

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5 Reasons Why ABS Needs To Go Away

ABS was great, but we really need to move on, says Miles Scott. There are materials less poisonous, easier to print, and environmentally friendly.

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What is Polypropylene (PP) – Everything You Need to Know in 2019

Polypropylene (PP) is the second-most commonly used plastic in the industry. Learn more about its properties, benefits, drawbacks, and applications.

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Concrete 3D Printing – How it Works & The Applications

Concrete 3D printing is the shiny new tool in the toolbox of architects and construction companies. It offers a quick and cost-efficient way of building homes. Here's an introduction explaining how concrete 3D printing works, different concrete 3D printing applications, and what the benefits and limitations are.

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What is 4D Printing? – All You Need to Know

What is 4D printing? How does a 4D printer work? Read our essential guide to learn more about this amazing technology.

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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!

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How to 3D Print Rubber-Like Materials

3D printing isn't just limited to hard plastics -- from phone cases to adorable octopuses, rubber-like filaments open up a whole new world of printable ideas. But how do you print with flexible filament? Here are some tips and tricks.

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3D Printing in Construction – What Are 3D Printed Houses Made Of?

You've probably heard of 3D printed buildings, but what about the materials these massive 3D printers use for 3D printing construction? Learn all about the materials behind the method.

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How To Make A 3D Printed Architecture Model

3D printing architecture models offer a lot of advantages - but you do have to consider some things first. Here‘s what you need to know.

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Titanium 3D Printing – How to Get Titanium Parts 3D Printed

Need titanium for that project you are secretly developing in your garage, the one that'll disrupt the aerospace industry? Or perhaps you need a titanium replacement hip or knee and want to take matters into your own hands? In any case, you'll need to know who the Titans of titanium 3D printing are!

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Selective Laser Melting (SLM) – 3D Printing Simply Explained

Additive manufacturing of metal parts is set to revolutionize how many things are made. Selective laser melting (SLM) is one of the premier technologies, but how does it work? That's what this article is all about.

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