Austria

IST Austria Researchers Develop CurveUps: Self-Actuating 3D Printed Objects

We’ve heard of 3D printers being used to draw in 2D, but what about taking a 3D model and transforming it into a 2D template? That’s what a group of…

Game Ready: 3D Systems Technology Allows for Revolutionary 3D Printed Zweikampf Shin Guards

Never would it have occurred to me that sports safety could have such sophistication and complexity surrounding it up until learning about the 3D printed Zweikampf Shin Guards, where player…

High-Tech Zweikampf 3D Printed Soccer Shin Guards Get Kickstarted

Sports equipment has always had a pretty close relationship with advanced technology, and not only because their marketing companies practically salivate at the prospect of a new angle for their…

This Week’s 3D Hubs Events Take Place at a Makerspace, a Sports Bar, and Even a Gold Mine!

This week’s 3D Hubs events reveal that people are getting more and more creative about event locations. The week kicks off in Graz, Austria with the Community’s regularly scheduled meetup at Makerspace…

Austrian Football Team SK Sturm Graz is Powerful Even in 3D Miniature

When you hear someone talking about “football,” if you’re American you have a very different vision of what they’re discussing. An American’s “fantasy football team” looks nothing like, say, that…

Designer Creates Fully Functional 3D Printed Tattoo Machine

One of the best things about the maker community at large is that it’s full of intensely creative individuals, and creativity likes to stand out. One way that this often…

September 15th, 3D Hubs Events in Austria and Los Angeles

3D Hubs events ebb and flow weekly. Some weeks are jam-packed with so many events that there are several events scheduled on the same day.  Other weeks, there’s only a…

Fuel3D & UFP Deutschland Sign European Distribution Deal for SCANIFY 3D Scanners

Having a great product is obviously critical to success in the hardware space, but after that a key part of success is ensuring that that great product makes it into…

PHAbulous Filaments: Make Fantastic 3D Prints from Magical Microbes That Fertilize Your Garden Too

From your credit card to your new toothbrush, plastic is everywhere in your life–and for most, it plays a large role in 3D printing endeavors as well. While plastic was originally…

3D Printing Helped Deliver This Scratch Built RC Renault Truck Replica

You would think after writing about 3D printing for several years that I would develop a higher threshold for being impressed by the various ways that people use 3D printing….

Austria’s Most Famous Theater Has Incredible 3D Printed Glowing Bust Created of Actor Peter Simonischek

3D printing is making its way into a variety of different fields. Whether it is the medical field, the automobile industry, or movie prop makers who benefit from the technology,…

Burned to the Ground by the Nazis, the Turnertempel Emerges Again via 3D Printing

Tel Aviv’s Beit Hatfutsot, the Museum of the Jewish People, unveiled a 3D printed model of the Turnertempel recreated after painstaking research by the design team at Mathov Design. Built…