Behold: The 1.3 Meter Tall, 3D Printed, World of Warcraft Frostmourne Sword

Behold: The 1.3 Meter Tall, 3D Printed, World of Warcraft Frostmourne Sword

If you are at all interested in massively multiplayer online role-playing games (MMORPGs), then you have likely wasted hours on end tethered to your PC playing World of Warcraft. In fact, close to 2% of every man, woman, and child (100 million people) on this planet have played the game, created in 2004 by Blizzard […]

If you are at all interested in massively multiplayer online role-playing games (MMORPGs), then you have likely wasted hours on end tethered to your PC playing World of Warcraft. In fact, close to 2% of every man, woman, and child (100 million people) on this planet...
Could This 3D Printed Folding Knife be Cause for Concern? Looks can be Deceiving

Could This 3D Printed Folding Knife be Cause for Concern? Looks can be Deceiving

If there is one issue that brings the technology of 3D printing down one notch, besides the potential intellectual property issues that could arise, it would be the 3D printing of weaponry. Even though some would disagree, when it comes down to it, very few people want to live in a world where anyone can […]

If there is one issue that brings the technology of 3D printing down one notch, besides the potential intellectual property issues that could arise, it would be the 3D printing of weaponry. Even though some would disagree, when it comes down to it, very few people...
Man 3D Prints and Paints Incredible Replica of Star Trek's Starship Enterprise

Man 3D Prints and Paints Incredible Replica of Star Trek's Starship Enterprise

I remember growing up as a kid, whenever my father was home, it seemed as though our television was always tuned to whatever station was playing Star Trek. My Dad was quite the avid Star Trek fan, and would probably be considered a borderline Trekkie. While I was too young to thoroughly enjoy this futuristic-themed […]

I remember growing up as a kid, whenever my father was home, it seemed as though our television was always tuned to whatever station was playing Star Trek. My Dad was quite the avid Star Trek fan, and would probably be considered a borderline Trekkie. While I was too...
Real Life SimCity - 3D Printed Miniature City Building Platform Takes Shape

Real Life SimCity - 3D Printed Miniature City Building Platform Takes Shape

SimCity is a game that I have probably dedicated a full year of my life to, while a teenager. My entire high school career was devoted to coming home from school, turning on my PC, and loading my personalized city into existence. I attribute the game to my lack of social life that I had while […]

SimCity is a game that I have probably dedicated a full year of my life to, while a teenager. My entire high school career was devoted to coming home from school, turning on my PC, and loading my personalized city into existence. I attribute the game to my lack of...
Uncia Launches Indiegogo Campaign for a $299 DLP 3D Printer

Uncia Launches Indiegogo Campaign for a $299 DLP 3D Printer

Back in January, a company called QSQM Technology Corporation launched an Indiegogo campaign to promote their stereolithographic based DLP 3D Printer, the “Uncia”. They had set out to raise $500, and they surpassed this goal by raising $3,699. While QSQM Technology Corp. is a relatively unknown company to most people, they do claim to be […]

Back in January, a company called QSQM Technology Corporation launched an Indiegogo campaign to promote their stereolithographic based DLP 3D Printer, the “Uncia”. They had set out to raise $500, and they surpassed this goal by raising $3,699. While QSQM...
Italian Company BadDevices Releases New BadPrinter2 3D Printer

Italian Company BadDevices Releases New BadPrinter2 3D Printer

One great things about 3D printers, is that they are designed in a way that large companies, small companies and even “do-it-yourselfers” can build their own machines. This has allowed for the emergence of companies which operate on very small profit margins, and extremely small amounts of funding during their start up.  One such company is BadDevices. […]

One great things about 3D printers, is that they are designed in a way that large companies, small companies and even “do-it-yourselfers” can build their own machines. This has allowed for the emergence of companies which operate on very small profit...
Kora Alpha 3D Printer is Announced: 'Biggest Build Ratio in its Class'

Kora Alpha 3D Printer is Announced: 'Biggest Build Ratio in its Class'

It has to stop eventually, right? I’m referring to the incredible pace in which we are seeing new 3D printer manufacturers popping up on an almost daily basis.We have been seeing a plethora of new 3D printers featuring additional options, a variety of build sizes, and ever decreasing price tags. We are going from an […]

It has to stop eventually, right? I’m referring to the incredible pace in which we are seeing new 3D printer manufacturers popping up on an almost daily basis.We have been seeing a plethora of new 3D printers featuring additional options, a variety of build...
Segway to Use 3D Printers in Production of Segway PTs

Segway to Use 3D Printers in Production of Segway PTs

When most of us think of Segways, we probably get a picture in our heads of security guards moving about the mall, or perhaps we recall the instance when President George W. Bush fell off of one several year ago. Either way, Segways have come a long way since their introduction back in 2001. 3DPrint.com has […]

When most of us think of Segways, we probably get a picture in our heads of security guards moving about the mall, or perhaps we recall the instance when President George W. Bush fell off of one several year ago. Either way, Segways have come a long way since their...
UNYQ Raises $1 Million and Begins Taking Pre-orders for Below Knee 3D Printed Prosthetic Covers

UNYQ Raises $1 Million and Begins Taking Pre-orders for Below Knee 3D Printed Prosthetic Covers

If you know anyone that has a prosthetic arm or leg, you know how much they probably dislike the appearance that these man-made appendages provide. In most cases, prosthetics are made for optimal use, while neglecting their outward appearances. This is something I have learned, from experience, that many amputees really show a displeasure with. […]

If you know anyone that has a prosthetic arm or leg, you know how much they probably dislike the appearance that these man-made appendages provide. In most cases, prosthetics are made for optimal use, while neglecting their outward appearances. This is something I...
Man Combines 3D Printing with a Robotic Arm to Increase Efficiency

Man Combines 3D Printing with a Robotic Arm to Increase Efficiency

Technology! You have to love it, whether you are using your GPS to navigate through unfamiliar terrain, or if you are 3D printing a part for your car, that is no longer in production.  Without a doubt, technology makes our lives a lot more efficient (most of the time). If you were to ask a […]

Technology! You have to love it, whether you are using your GPS to navigate through unfamiliar terrain, or if you are 3D printing a part for your car, that is no longer in production.  Without a doubt, technology makes our lives a lot more efficient (most of the...
Solidoodle Offers 4th Generation 3D Printer for Only $899 in Honor of Father's Day

Solidoodle Offers 4th Generation 3D Printer for Only $899 in Honor of Father's Day

There are always those times when you are on the brink of purchasing a 3D Printer, but can’t quite convince yourself to pull the trigger. However, once in a while, a major sale or discount can convince you to just do it. In honor of Father’s Day, Solidoodle is offering their 4th Generation 3D printers […]

There are always those times when you are on the brink of purchasing a 3D Printer, but can’t quite convince yourself to pull the trigger. However, once in a while, a major sale or discount can convince you to just do it. In honor of Father’s Day,...
New Printrbot Simple Maker's Kit is Released

New Printrbot Simple Maker's Kit is Released

Printrbot is known for their affordable, yet high quality 3D printers. They offer both assembled and DIY maker kits of their hardware.  Unlike most FDM 3D printers on the market today, you can purchase a Printrbot for under $500, and if you are willing to build it yourself, those costs drop even lower.  The company […]

Printrbot is known for their affordable, yet high quality 3D printers. They offer both assembled and DIY maker kits of their hardware.  Unlike most FDM 3D printers on the market today, you can purchase a Printrbot for under $500, and if you are willing to build it...
3D Printed Spinal Implants to be Produced By UK Dental Lab

3D Printed Spinal Implants to be Produced By UK Dental Lab

It’s not too often that you see a dental laboratory begin creating spinal implants, but that’s just what is about to happen at Attenborough Dental in Nottingham, England. Attenborough Dental is has been working within the industry for over 100 years. Founded in 1913, they serve dentists across the UK and Ireland with implants, orthodontics, […]

It’s not too often that you see a dental laboratory begin creating spinal implants, but that’s just what is about to happen at Attenborough Dental in Nottingham, England. Attenborough Dental is has been working within the industry for over 100 years....
The C.E.M Crown Extruder - A 3D Printer Extruder Based on Concepts of a Microscope

The C.E.M Crown Extruder - A 3D Printer Extruder Based on Concepts of a Microscope

Innovation in 3D printing is an ongoing process. There are always new ideas popping up, and new revelations taking place. However, one aspect of FDM 3D printers that hasn’t really changed all that much in the past couple of years, is that of the extruder mechanics. A German engineer, by the name of Cem Schnitzler, […]

Innovation in 3D printing is an ongoing process. There are always new ideas popping up, and new revelations taking place. However, one aspect of FDM 3D printers that hasn’t really changed all that much in the past couple of years, is that of the extruder...
Airwolf 3D Unveils AW3D HDx 3D Printer For Polycarbonate and Nylon Printing

Airwolf 3D Unveils AW3D HDx 3D Printer For Polycarbonate and Nylon Printing

There has been a tremendous amount of innovation within the 3D printing space these last few months alone. Today Airwolf 3D has announced yet another such innovation. This morning they unveiled their latest 3D printer, the AW3D HDx. This printer is an upgrade from their previous AW3D HD model. The HDx uses the same frame as […]

There has been a tremendous amount of innovation within the 3D printing space these last few months alone. Today Airwolf 3D has announced yet another such innovation. This morning they unveiled their latest 3D printer, the AW3D HDx. This printer is an upgrade from...
Nike Could Be a Pure Software Company in 10 Years, Predicts Twitter Co-founder Biz Stone

Nike Could Be a Pure Software Company in 10 Years, Predicts Twitter Co-founder Biz Stone

We have all heard the predictions about how crazy the world will be when nearly everyone has 3D printers. Instead of going to the store to purchase their everyday items, they will simply download them. I remember as a kid I would think of the future and how one day, if we were lucky enough, […]

We have all heard the predictions about how crazy the world will be when nearly everyone has 3D printers. Instead of going to the store to purchase their everyday items, they will simply download them. I remember as a kid I would think of the future and how one day,...
Electronic 3D Printed Prosthetic Arm is Created For a 13 Year Old Girl

Electronic 3D Printed Prosthetic Arm is Created For a 13 Year Old Girl

The changes that 3D printing are bringing to the prosthetic market are incredible. In just the last one or two years we have seen so many amazing stories pertaining to the 3D printing of prosthetic limbs, that it’s almost impossible not to get excited. Just recently, a few ‘Washington University in St. Louis’ students decided […]

The changes that 3D printing are bringing to the prosthetic market are incredible. In just the last one or two years we have seen so many amazing stories pertaining to the 3D printing of prosthetic limbs, that it’s almost impossible not to get excited. Just...
Oklahoma State University Engineering Semester Ends With Students Creating Phenomenal 3D Printed Objects

Oklahoma State University Engineering Semester Ends With Students Creating Phenomenal 3D Printed Objects

3D printing in education is finally starting to gain some ground. Elementary schools to Universities around the world are beginning to recognize the great influence that 3D printing can have on education. After all, 3D printing is the future, so without educating our youth on how to use it, we are doing our society a […]

3D printing in education is finally starting to gain some ground. Elementary schools to Universities around the world are beginning to recognize the great influence that 3D printing can have on education. After all, 3D printing is the future, so without educating our...
Jewelry Replicator: 3D prints long lost jewelry using data from old pictures

Jewelry Replicator: 3D prints long lost jewelry using data from old pictures

We’ve all probably lost a piece of jewelry at some point in our lives. Whether it’s a ring, a pendant, a pin, or something else, people are losing all kinds of jewelry on a constant basis. Some pieces can be replaced by finding an identical version of it, but what happens if the piece you […]

We’ve all probably lost a piece of jewelry at some point in our lives. Whether it’s a ring, a pendant, a pin, or something else, people are losing all kinds of jewelry on a constant basis. Some pieces can be replaced by finding an identical version of it,...
Researchers Working On New 3D Cartilage Printing Technology to Cure Arthritis

Researchers Working On New 3D Cartilage Printing Technology to Cure Arthritis

There continues to be expanding applications for the use of 3D printing within the medical community. Researchers, led by Dr. Rocky S. Tuan, have discovered a new method of 3D printing which can reconstruct a patient’s cartilage, layer by layer, in nearly any shape that is desired. Tens of millions of individuals around the world […]

There continues to be expanding applications for the use of 3D printing within the medical community. Researchers, led by Dr. Rocky S. Tuan, have discovered a new method of 3D printing which can reconstruct a patient’s cartilage, layer by layer, in nearly any...
Local Motors Begins 'Testing Phase' Leading Up to Their Live 3D Printing of a Car

Local Motors Begins 'Testing Phase' Leading Up to Their Live 3D Printing of a Car

In just over four months, Local Motors, a company which has garnered a lot of attention over the last year as it teamed with Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), will be present at the International Manufacturing Technology Show.  There they will attempt to 3D print a car. Yes that’s right. Local Motors will print an […]

In just over four months, Local Motors, a company which has garnered a lot of attention over the last year as it teamed with Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), will be present at the International Manufacturing Technology Show.  There they will attempt to 3D print...
3D Print Expo to Have 2nd Show of Year in Moscow This October

3D Print Expo to Have 2nd Show of Year in Moscow This October

As the 3d printing market expands, so do the conferences and expos around the up and coming technology. Earlier this month we covered what was probably one of the largest 3D printing conferences and expos thus far, the Inside 3D Printing Conference in New York City. The U.S. isn’t the only ones getting in on […]

As the 3d printing market expands, so do the conferences and expos around the up and coming technology. Earlier this month we covered what was probably one of the largest 3D printing conferences and expos thus far, the Inside 3D Printing Conference in New York City....
Why the Retail and Shipping Industries Should Fear 3D Printing

Why the Retail and Shipping Industries Should Fear 3D Printing

Additive manufacturing technologies are developing so rapidly, while prices are continuing to drop and mainstream adoption is getting ever so close. These could be the key ingredients to what may lead to several industries, worth trillions of dollars, being turned upside down. We aren’t there yet, but in the next 7-10 years 3D printing will […]

Additive manufacturing technologies are developing so rapidly, while prices are continuing to drop and mainstream adoption is getting ever so close. These could be the key ingredients to what may lead to several industries, worth trillions of dollars, being turned...
Patent Filing Indicates that Gillette is Considering 3D Printing Their Razors

Patent Filing Indicates that Gillette is Considering 3D Printing Their Razors

There are literally dozens of new patents filed on a weekly basis that have something to do with 3D printing. However, one company, that most people probably wouldn’t expect to file patents related to 3D printing, would be The Gillette Company. You know, the company that makes just about every type of razor out there. […]

There are literally dozens of new patents filed on a weekly basis that have something to do with 3D printing. However, one company, that most people probably wouldn’t expect to file patents related to 3D printing, would be The Gillette Company. You know, the...
3D Systems Expands Their Business in Japan, Thanks to Canon Marketing

3D Systems Expands Their Business in Japan, Thanks to Canon Marketing

Their stock price may be in a state of free fall, but that doesn’t stop 3D Systems from continuing their rapid growth into new markets. As competition heats up it’s very important for companies to expand their product offerings globally. That’s just what 3D Systems has been doing. Yesterday the company announced that they have […]

Their stock price may be in a state of free fall, but that doesn’t stop 3D Systems from continuing their rapid growth into new markets. As competition heats up it’s very important for companies to expand their product offerings globally. That’s just...

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