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Artis Engineering is Creating Huge Robotic 3D Printer with 100 Cubic Meter Build Space & 8 Axes

3D printing is limited. It is limited by the materials that are available, by the size of the build platform, and by the size of the nozzles from which the…

Now at Filimprimante3D: iglidur 3D Printing Filament Produces Friction-Free Bearings & Sliding Parts

Igus offers us a new twist in 3D printing filament, and it’s all about being quiet and smooth. With their new iglidur filament, not only are you able to produce…

The Present State and Future Implications of Patient-Specific Anatomy Models with 3D Printing

First results from the application of 3D models in clinical practice confirm the expectations for additive manufactured models in the medical field. The Hospital Dahme-Spreewald, in Germany, was one of the…

Transparent, Life-Size, 3D Printed Body Demonstrates How Humans Are Walking Generators

Imagine never having to remember to charge your phone before untethering yourself from a readily available source of energy and heading out into the cold, cruel world. And, speaking of…

DKSH to Distribute EnvisionTEC 3D Printing Solutions Throughout Asia

Today comes an announcement from Zurich regarding a dynamic new agreement and partnership between two European companies with their sights set on lighting Asia up with their 3D printing solutions…

3D Printing: The Stories We Didn’t Cover This Week — January 31

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and it’s best you start thinking about what you will give to that special someone this year. This week’s 3D printing news provides some…

Tech Wizard and Maker Builds and 3D Prints a Laptop-Style Commodore C64

One persistent tech wizard’s yearning for the bygone days of Commodores and Sinclairs and early Apples — so, the ‘70s and ‘80s when we had less memory and more patience…

Life-Like 3D Printed Erotica is Here — Eroticart-Shop Introduces 3D Printed Adult Figurines

Sex sells, and so does 3D printing. We have all become familiar with the various figurines and miniature statues companies have been producing via the wonders of 3D scanning and…

Teleportation: Researchers Able to Relocate Objects Across Distances Via Destructive Scanning & 3D Printing

Although 3D printing is only a blip on most intellectual property (IP) lawyers’ radars right now, I envision a time in the not too distant future where this all will change….

EOS and MTU Collaborate in Designing Quality Assurance Technology for 3D Printing

3D printing with metal is leading the way in the most recent industrial revolution due to its applications with a variety of very strong materials and potential for high resolution…

Stratasys and 3D Printing Take the Trophy in Cologne for Motorsport Technology of the Year

Thanks to Stratasys, 3D printing is on the winning side in the motorsports industry this week — and here to stay, making quite the impression among racing enthusiasts along the way….

Stratasys to Display 3D Printed StreetScooter C16 Electric Car at EuroMold 2014

Here comes your new car! It’s not only 3D printed — it’s electric — and you can check it out later this month at EuroMold 2014. Stratasys will be featuring the…

3D Systems Announces Several New 3D Printers and Materials for Unveiling at EuroMold 2014

The 3D printing arena is hot, undeniably, but with HP’s recent announcement regarding their entrance into 3D printing with their new Multi Jet Fusion technology, they’ve lit a fire under…

EuroMold 2014: Show Off Your 3D Printing and Racing Prowess at Materialise’s Slot Car Races

And the crowds go wild! You may be already be getting your engine started just imagining yourself in Frankfurt at EuroMold 2014, one of the world’s largest trade fairs. Materialise wants…

‘Bugs Bunny’, 3D Printed Edible Bug Treats in Bunny Shapes – Created By German Design Student

While governments and scientists — from agronomists to engineers — are scrambling to conceive of ways to confront what seems like an inevitable world food crisis, looking for viable ways…

Enormous 3D Printer, MetalBro BIG, Launches on Indiegogo with Speeds up to 600mm/sec

I have had the opportunity to work with dozens of 3D printers over the last year. I love trying out new machines, and discovering new ways by which companies try…

Waganari Melds Art and Technology with Dark, Ethereal 3D Printed Wire Sculptures

What an artist creates is a bundle of complexity, all sealed in one: a process, an expression of emotion, sometimes compulsive, repulsive — or breathtaking with its beauty. Most often,…

German Scientists Study Possibility of Textiles Made via 3D Printing, Find Surprising Results

We’ve seen 3D printed clothes hit the runways already. Some 3D printed fashion is for the novelty — the latest new thing is always the star of the runway —…

Jewelry 3D Printing Company Stilnest Gets Major Investment

Designer 3-D printed jewelry platform Stilnest announced recently that it received major funding. The investment from IBB in Berlin via VC Fonds Technologie as well as angel investors, was an…