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Jun 14, 2018
MIT Researchers Develop Magnetic 3D Printed Structures which Crawl, Roll, and Jump
Featured image of Purdue Researchers 3D Print Cookie Dough, Clay and Solid Rocket Fuel
Jun 13, 2018
Purdue Researchers 3D Print Cookie Dough, Clay and Solid Rocket Fuel
Featured image of 2018 3D Printing Materials Guide
Jun 1, 2018
2018 3D Printing Materials Guide
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May 22, 2018
Nylon 3D Printing – How To Get Nylon 3D Printed
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May 11, 2018
How to 3D Print Rubber-Like Materials
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Apr 18, 2018
Researchers Develop 3D Printed Metamaterials That Can Control Vibration and Sound
Featured image of Ceramic 3D Printer Guide 2018 – All About Ceramic 3D Printing
Mar 15, 2018
Ceramic 3D Printer Guide 2018 – All About Ceramic 3D Printing
Featured image of 3D Printable Gallium Alloys Could Lead the Way for Flexible Electronics
Mar 6, 2018
3D Printable Gallium Alloys Could Lead the Way for Flexible Electronics
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Feb 2, 2018
i.Materialise Adds New Untreated Brass to Finishing Options
Featured image of Polymaker Launches PolyMide CoPA Nylon Material Made with Warp-Free Technology
Jan 16, 2018
Polymaker Launches PolyMide CoPA Nylon Material Made with Warp-Free Technology
Featured image of Kwambio Reveals Brand-New Ceramic 3D Printer at CES
Jan 3, 2018
Kwambio Reveals Brand-New Ceramic 3D Printer at CES
Featured image of Dutch Designers Transform Algae Into 3D Printable Biopolymer Material
Dec 19, 2017
Dutch Designers Transform Algae Into 3D Printable Biopolymer Material
Featured image of 4D Printing – All You Need to Know
Nov 22, 2017
4D Printing – All You Need to Know
Featured image of BCN3D Releasing Industrial-Grade Filaments Portfolio
Nov 2, 2017
BCN3D Releasing Industrial-Grade Filaments Portfolio
Featured image of AFRL Researchers Study Print-Strengthening Fillers Using X-Rays
Oct 25, 2017
AFRL Researchers Study Print-Strengthening Fillers Using X-Rays
Featured image of ACEO to Reveal Silicone Multi-Material 3D Printing at Formnext 2017
Oct 25, 2017
ACEO to Reveal Silicone Multi-Material 3D Printing at Formnext 2017
Featured image of Henkel to Construct Multi-Million Dollar 3D Printing Operation in Dublin
Oct 23, 2017
Henkel to Construct Multi-Million Dollar 3D Printing Operation in Dublin
Featured image of Voxeljet’s PPC²-Technology Promises Better Quality of Investment Casting Parts
Oct 17, 2017
Voxeljet’s PPC²-Technology Promises Better Quality of Investment Casting Parts
Featured image of Polymaker Seeks to Keep Filament Safe with PolyBox Container
Sep 26, 2017
Polymaker Seeks to Keep Filament Safe with PolyBox Container
Featured image of Carbon Offers Larger Resin Volumes Through 3D Printing Materials Program
Sep 26, 2017
Carbon Offers Larger Resin Volumes Through 3D Printing Materials Program

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Featured image of Ceramic 3D Printer Guide 2018 – All About Ceramic 3D Printing
Ceramic 3D Printers
Ceramic 3D Printer Guide 2018 – 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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FDM vs SLA: 3D Printing Explained and Compared

FDM vs SLA: All3DP compares these competing 3D printing technologies, explains the advantages and disadvantages of these technologies and which one to use for which purpose.

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2018 3D Printing Materials Guide

Read our easy-to-understand 2018 3D printing materials guide to learn about all materials used for home and industrial 3d printing today.

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3D Printed House – World’s 35 Greatest 3D Printed Structures

Would you like to live in a 3D printed house? Here are the 35 greatest 3D printed houses and structures in the world right now.

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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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Printing Cookies?
Purdue Researchers 3D Print Cookie Dough, Clay and Solid Rocket Fuel

Purdue researchers have developed a process which enables them to 3D print extremely viscous materials. Due to this, they should be able to 3D print everything from cookie dough to biomedical implants. 

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Better Than Styrofoam
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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3D Printed Circuit Boards: First PCB 3D Printers Available Soon

For makers, 3D printed circuits are no longer a dream. The first 3D printers which can handle DIY PCB printing will become commercially available soon.

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Fiber-Reinforced Nylon as Strong as Aluminium

3D Hubs is the first 3D printing service to offer fiber-reinforced nylon, which makes printed objects even stronger than aluminum!

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Warp: Finally, There’s a Way To Measure it

The control of the warp is an everlasting problem of the 3D printing scene. But at least we now can measure and classify it. Here’s how to do it.

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Professional Full Color 3D Printing
Color 3D Printing: Autodesk and Samsung Enter the Arena

Currently, 3D Systems, Mcor and Stratasys offer prograde color 3D printers. Now there are new kids on the block: Autodesk and Samsung.

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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.

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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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Picsima Patent for 3D Printing Silicone Granted

If you want to manufacture a silicon object, you usually need a mould. This will most likely change thanks to a UK patent: Picsima can now 3D print silicon parts without further tooling.

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Reconstruct Keys from A Photo
The TSA Got Hacked. But What About Your Door Keys?

With TSA master keys in the wild, the security of your luggage is at risk. But can you make a 3D printed key from a photo? All3DP finds out.