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Brandon Fosdick: From Rocket Science to Developing an Affordable SLS 3D Printer

Selective Laser Sintering (SLS) is probably the most exciting form of 3D printing technology today. Unfortunately though, it is mostly reserved for large corporations with equally large bank accounts. SLS…

World’s First Raspberry Pi Controlled 3D Printer is Created by Engineering Student

Raspberry Pi has become quite the useful tool in creating projects which involve 3D printing. In fact, close to 3 million Raspberry Pi boards have been sold so far, and…

Plan B 3DP Powder-based Inkjet 3D Printer – Costs Less Than $1300 to Build

When it comes to 3D printers that people use at home, there are typically two options available. There are Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) based 3D Printers, which melt spools of…

Printrbot Begins Putting Their 3D Printer Files Up on YouMagine for Free Download

Open source, you either love the idea or you hate it. It it weren’t for the open sourcing of 3D printer files, the industry would not be nearly where it…

Virginia Man Creates a 3-In-1 3D Printer, Laser Engraver, & CNC Machine For Under $250

When it comes to 3D printers, they can be used to make all sorts of objects, via additive manufacturing. However, many ‘makers’ (people who utilize their creative abilities to ‘make’…

BuildersBot: Files & Instructions Released for DIY 3D Printer / CNC Combo Machine

The 3D printing community is filled with DIY’ers (Do It Yourself’ers), who are fascinated with building 3D printers basically from scratch. The RepRap movement is one that has really caught…

Printrbot CEO Brook Drumm Assembles a HUGE Metal 3D Printer

Printrbot is known for their quality, yet affordable 3D Printers, and are recognized by many for their $599 Simple 3D Printers. Printrbot CEO Brook Drumm has been quite the innovator, selling both…

OpenSLS – An Open Source Project Creates a Sub-$15K Selective Laser Sintering 3D Printer

You may recall, that a little over a month ago, we did a story on a man named Andreas Bastian, who had 3D printed mesostructured material. When I was covering the…

Man Creates a 3D Printer for Under $75 – And you can too!

It was just last week that we saw the cheapest assembled 3D printer become available to consumers around the world. That was when New Matter’s MOD-t 3D printer launched their…

Architect Plans to 3D Print a 2-story Home in Minnesota Using a Homemade Cement Printer

When it comes to the 3D printing of homes, the industry is still in the very premature stages. We have heard of the company in China that has constructed small…

The Ultimaker Original 3D Printer & Free Doodle3D On Sale Now for €995

Ultimaker has announced today that they are offering their original Ultimaker 3D printer, packaged with Free Doodle3D & UltiController for only €995,00 (approximately $1360). The normal price is €1.356,00 ($1,851)….