3d printed watch

3D Printed Parts on the Ulysse Nardin FREAK neXt Watch

Luxury watch manufacturers like Ulysse Nardin are certainly aware that enthusiasts today want something modern and unique, but they still expect pristine quality and spectacular style. Adding a 3D concept…

Two French Companies Collaborate to Make the Country’s First 3D Printed Mechanical Metal Watch

While there are those who have used 3D printing to make their own watch cases, watch bands, and watch chargers, others have taken the next step and actually made 3D…

3D Printing Introductions, Innovations, and Bling Galore at RAPID + TCT 2018

This year’s RAPID + TCT event is coming to a close in Texas today, and I’m very pleased to call it my first big 3D printing industry event. There were so…

Panerai: Lo Scienziato Luminor 1950 Tourbillon GMT Watch Includes 3D Printed Titanium Case

Panerai Manufacture is known for their luxury watches, still giving way to numerous imitations around the world. The Florentine company was founded by Giovanni Panerai in 1860, and they have…

Bre Pettis Launches New Creative Venture: Bre & Co. Offers 3D Printed Ceramics and More

When Bre Pettis left Stratasys last year, it was with ambitious goals – the creator of MakerBot stated that he intended to “change the world” through 3D printing with the help of…

Check Out This Incredible Tourbillon Clock Made Entirely from 3D Printed Parts

In case you’re not familiar with what a tourbillon is, it is a mechanical component to a watch that prevents gravity from slowing down the watch and reducing accuracy. In…

3D Printed Wristwatch Also Tells If You are Too Drunk to Drive

Whoever said that engineers aren’t fashion conscious clearly wasn’t thinking of David Ng, a mechanical engineer and founder of Cnaptic, a company that develops STEM-based programs using emerging technologies. Ng has…

This Astonishing Wooden Wrist Watch is 3D Printed in Just 2 Hours

3D printing and fashion continue to converge much faster than most of us had expected. What seemed like merely a pipe dream by some fashion designers just a couple years…

Competing For Luxexcel Award, Students Produce 3D Printed Malaria Diagnostic Tool & More

Students at TU Delft of the Netherlands are not only enthused about using 3D printing to do good in the world, and especially developing countries, but indeed they very well may have…

3D Print Your Own Nerdy Binary Watch

When Instructables user Othermachine uploaded their tutorial for building a binary digital watch called the Nerd Watch it became a bit of a sensation among, well, nerds. It mixed in several…

Tenvas Introduces Online Customization Tool for 3D Printed Watches Via Indiegogo Campaign

My, how time flies. The first article I wrote for 3DPrint.com was about Tenvas’ 3D printed watches, and at the time, I was just beginning to learn everything that can…

IRUW Watches — Anton Krish Rabindran’s Unique 3D Printed Watches are Stunning

I have a friend named Jason who must own about 30 different watches. He seems to wear a different watch every time we go out. He has casual watches, elegant…

Bent Watches & Cats in Rocking Chairs — Paul Kweton’s 3D Printed Designs

Designer and Houston-based, Austrian architect Paul Kweton builds some very intriguing and playful furnishings and watches. Kweton, a former Digital Media Assistant at the Rice University School of Architecture in…

Build Your Own Open-Source 3D Printed SmartWatch

One of our favorite pastimes is to compare emergent technology with the sometimes quaint but occasionally startlingly prescient predictions of technological inventions of the future. At the end of the…

Download and 3D Print Your Own Oversized Diver’s Watch Clock

Franc Falco, a graphic designer and 3D modeler at My Mini Factory, has gone full boat with the Massive 3D Printed Diver’s Watch Clock. If you’ve got a nautical bent and a hankering…

Jelwek’s 3D Printed, Wood Composite Watches Launch on Indiegogo

One of the areas in which 3D printing has really excelled as of late is within the jewelry industry. Although we are only in the early stages of this technological revolution, already…

The 3D Printed Sundial Watch Collection: Harness the Power of the Sun with Your Own Watch

It’s all the rage to go retro… but sometimes we like to go ancient. Face it, everything about the sundial is cool. Has it ever occurred to you that you…

Unique 3D Printed Fuzzy Watches – Created by Recreus CEO

PLA and ABS are staples when it comes to 3D printing on desktop FDM based 3D printers. These are the two most commonly used materials which are used to create hard,…

French Watch Designer A.L.B. Enlists Sculpteo for 3D Printing of Uniquely Beautiful Timepieces

It isn’t too often that you come across a watch that just makes you say, “Wow!” Today’s watches all pretty much follow the same basic design schemes, making owning a…

Tired of Waiting For an Apple Watch? 3D Print a Version of One Now

There has not been a bigger product launch anticipated from Apple than that of the supposed Apple iWatch, which many analysts following the company believe is an inevitable product.  It is…