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Scads of New LulzBot 3D Printing Products from Aleph Objects

Christmas comes early to users of the LulzBot 3D printer range. Aleph Objects announce 10 new products to enhance the 3D printing experience.

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Pik-a-Printer
Waterpik is 3D Printing for Fun and Profit with LulzBot

A maker of oral hygiene products and shower heads, Water Pik, relies on LulzBot 3D Printers to deliver quality products with proven results.

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Ultimaker 3 Source Files Now Available to Download

One year after it was launched, the Ultimaker 3 Source Files for both Ultimaker 3 and Ultimaker 3 Extended have now been released.

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Big Volume with New BCN3D Sigmax: Review the Facts Here!

BCN3D Technologies launch the new BCN3D Sigmax. Review the key facts on this professional open source 3D printer from Barcelona, Spain.

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Pretty FlyPi for a Microscope
FlyPi: 3D Printed Open-Source Lab Microscope For $116

FlyPi is an open source microscope used for various scientific experiments and diagnostics. It's 3D printed parts and costs $116 to create.

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Virtual Reality 3D Printing and New Cura 2 Lulzbot Edition Debut

Aleph Objects has new software on show at SIGGRAPH 2017; Cura 2 Lulzbot Edition Beta, and Virtual Reality 3D Printing on a Lulzbot Taz 6.

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Never Stop Never Stopping
Batch Works use Ultimaker 2+ as a Perpetual Printing Machine

London startup Batch Works have devised an ingenious perpetual printing process for a standard Ultimaker 2+, and it's completely open source.

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Zero Terminal is a Tiny Linux PC in a 3D Printed Case

This dinky device is called Zero Terminal, a portable Linux PC built using a Raspberry Pi, a smartphone keyboard, and a 3D printed case.

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Precautionary Measures
Ultimaker Files Defensive Patents, Abandoning Open Source?

Citing a need to protect IP and freedom to innovate, open source 3D printer manufacturer Ultimaker is now investing in defensive patents.

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New Release
Cura 2.4 Update: New Slicing Features, Usability Improvements

Ultimaker has released Cura 2.4, the latest update to their open source 3D printing slicer software. Learn about the new features here.

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Artists Design and 3D Print at Blender Institute in Amsterdam

A team of creators at the Blender Institute in Amsterdam are using LulzBot Mini 3D printers to bring their creations to life.

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Solid Snake
Dtto is a 3D Printed, Self-Configurable Modular Robot

Designed for search and rescue missions and sporting a 3D printed body and an Arduino heart, modular robot DTTO wins the Hackaday Prize 2016.

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Pi-Top Raises £3.5 Million in Series A Funding

London-based computing startup Pi-Top closed a £3.5million ($4.3M) Series A round of funding and continues to expand.

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Double Dragon
BCN3D Sigma Review: A Fantastic 3D Printer

The BCN3D Sigma is not just a fantastic 3D printer for dual extrusion; it's a fantastic 3D printer, full stop. Read our BCN3D Sigma review.

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Hound Dog
BeagleBox 2: Tough as Nails 3D Printed Field Computer

Looking for a sturdy, open source field computer that's capable of basic tasks and adaptable to anything? Feast your eyes on the BeagleBox 2.

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Knowledge Sharing
BCN3D Sigma Blueprints Fully Open Source

In a remarkable step, BCN3D Technologies have open-sourced the design files and software for their high-end BCN3D Sigma 3D printer.

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Grand Designs
BCN3D Sigma: The Evolution of our Flagship

Take a peek behind the scenes of BCN3D Technologies, where they share the design process on their award-winning BCN3D Sigma 3D printer.

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OctoPrint Creator Sets Up Patreon to Continue Development

The creator of the Octoprint web interface for 3D printing requests support via Patreon to continue development of open source software.

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The Great RepRap Wikipedia Editing War of 2016

The RepRap Wikipedia entry has become the battle grounds for an all-out editing war. Can objective writing AND 3D printing prevail?

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Laser Cutter Converted into Open-Source SLS 3D Printer

Researchers at Rice University hacked a commercial Laser Cutter to create a cheap, open source SLS 3D Printer for regenerative medicine and experimenting.

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