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Keep an Ear on Your Core Temperature with 3D Printed Earables

Keep an Ear on Your Core Temperature with 3D Printed Earables

The core temperature of the human body can reveal a number of things about a person’s health. The presence of a fever is the most obvious one, but changes in the core temperature can also indicate changes in metabolic function, fatigue, even insomnia and depression. No one walks around with a thermometer in their mouth […]

The core temperature of the human body can reveal a number of things about a person’s health. The presence of a fever is the most obvious one, but changes in the core temperature can also indicate changes in metabolic function, fatigue, even insomnia and...
Pinshape Releases Its 2017 3D Printer Guide, With Top Options in the Professional, Prosumer, and Hobbyist Categories

Pinshape Releases Its 2017 3D Printer Guide, With Top Options in the Professional, Prosumer, and Hobbyist Categories

So – you’ve decided to take the leap and purchase a 3D printer. But which one is right for you? Thankfully, there are all sorts of 3D Printer Buying Guides out there to help guide you in this important and potentially confusing decision-making process. 3D Hubs published its 2017 guide to 3D printers in November, […]

So – you’ve decided to take the leap and purchase a 3D printer. But which one is right for you? Thankfully, there are all sorts of 3D Printer Buying Guides out there to help guide you in this important and potentially confusing decision-making process. 3D...
Local Manufacturing & Global Quality in Desktop 3D Printing -- A Few Questions For: MakerGear

Local Manufacturing & Global Quality in Desktop 3D Printing -- A Few Questions For: MakerGear

Last week, I had the pleasure of visiting MakerGear’s HQ to see, in the immortal words of MTV’s Cribs, where the magic happens. The magic in this case is in high-quality 3D printing at the desktop, as the MakerGear M2 is well known as a workhorse of a machine suited for professional and educational users alike, […]

Last week, I had the pleasure of visiting MakerGear’s HQ to see, in the immortal words of MTV’s Cribs, where the magic happens. The magic in this case is in high-quality 3D printing at the desktop, as the MakerGear M2 is well known as a workhorse of a...
Making MakerGear: Desktop 3D Printing with Professional Quality, Homegrown Values

Making MakerGear: Desktop 3D Printing with Professional Quality, Homegrown Values

MakerGear, founded in 2009, makes its home on the east side of Cleveland, creating and tweaking and constantly improving their top-ranked desktop 3D printer, the M2. Consistently rated high among desktop 3D printers, the M2 is known as a workhorse, offering consistent quality output and not bogged down with unnecessary bells and whistles (though customization is easy […]

MakerGear, founded in 2009, makes its home on the east side of Cleveland, creating and tweaking and constantly improving their top-ranked desktop 3D printer, the M2. Consistently rated high among desktop 3D printers, the M2 is known as a workhorse, offering consistent...
3D Printing Blog APM Designs Releases Thorough, Comprehensive Guide to the MakerGear M2

3D Printing Blog APM Designs Releases Thorough, Comprehensive Guide to the MakerGear M2

Before the Internet emerged, you had few options if you were having trouble with an appliance or device. Things like VCRs (remember those?) or other electronics would come with instruction booklets that were either so thin and sparse you’d be convinced they left out half the information, or so novel-thick that it was maddening to […]

Before the Internet emerged, you had few options if you were having trouble with an appliance or device. Things like VCRs (remember those?) or other electronics would come with instruction booklets that were either so thin and sparse you’d be convinced they left...
3D Hubs 2017 3D Printer Guide: This Year’s Top 3D Printers Categorized From Prosumer to Price Budget

3D Hubs 2017 3D Printer Guide: This Year’s Top 3D Printers Categorized From Prosumer to Price Budget

When you think about the organization 3D Hubs, you likely focus on the 3D printing service platform aspect. The Amsterdam-based company helps people throughout the world find access to localized 3D printing services that can provide the necessary technology for almost any project imaginable. But 3D Hubs does more than connect everyday people with the proper […]

When you think about the organization 3D Hubs, you likely focus on the 3D printing service platform aspect. The Amsterdam-based company helps people throughout the world find access to localized 3D printing services that can provide the necessary technology for almost...
Veale Startup Week Introduces High School Students to 3D Printing and Entrepreneurship

Veale Startup Week Introduces High School Students to 3D Printing and Entrepreneurship

I’m aware that I brag about my hometown a lot. I think that’s a natural thing, though, right? Especially when you come from a city that’s used to having to defend against ridicule, sports-related and otherwise. Even from an objective standpoint, however, Cleveland has been doing some great things lately – sports-related and otherwise. Like many […]

I’m aware that I brag about my hometown a lot. I think that’s a natural thing, though, right? Especially when you come from a city that’s used to having to defend against ridicule, sports-related and otherwise. Even from an objective standpoint,...
New Windows 10 IoT Core App Allows Users to Easily Network Their 3D Printer Using a Raspberry Pi

New Windows 10 IoT Core App Allows Users to Easily Network Their 3D Printer Using a Raspberry Pi

Microsoft Windows has always been an early supporter of 3D printing, not only developing their own 3D printing app, but offering native 3D printer support for a bunch of 3D printer models since Windows 8.1. Unfortunately the support does require the printer to be connected via a USB device, which is common but leaves 3D […]

Microsoft Windows has always been an early supporter of 3D printing, not only developing their own 3D printing app, but offering native 3D printer support for a bunch of 3D printer models since Windows 8.1. Unfortunately the support does require the printer to be...
3D Printer Buying Guide 2016

3D Printer Buying Guide 2016

So you want to buy a 3D printer, but you don’t know where to start. I don’t blame you, there are a lot of 3D printers out there from a lot of manufacturers with names that you’ve never heard of, it is enough to confuse and scare off anyone. So we’ve put together a list […]

So you want to buy a 3D printer, but you don’t know where to start. I don’t blame you, there are a lot of 3D printers out there from a lot of manufacturers with names that you’ve never heard of, it is enough to confuse and scare off anyone. So we’ve put together a...
Tips on How to Resume a 3D Print Job After Turning Off the Printer

Tips on How to Resume a 3D Print Job After Turning Off the Printer

Due to the amount of time (and money) it costs to design a 3D model and then 3D print it, we ideally want to be in a situation where we can start a 3D printer when we need to and turn it off when the print job is done. But let’s face it. We aren’t […]

Due to the amount of time (and money) it costs to design a 3D model and then 3D print it, we ideally want to be in a situation where we can start a 3D printer when we need to and turn it off when the print job is done. But let’s face it. We aren’t always...
Instructables & 3D Hubs Launch Their 3D Printing Contest 2016 with 15 3D Printers Up for Grabs

Instructables & 3D Hubs Launch Their 3D Printing Contest 2016 with 15 3D Printers Up for Grabs

Do-it-yourself maker community Instructables is teaming up with global 3D printing network 3D Hubs for a new contest that will see 15 lucky winners walking away with a top of the line desktop 3D printer. The 3D Printing Contest 2016 is looking like it is going to be one of the biggest 3D printing design competitions […]

Do-it-yourself maker community Instructables is teaming up with global 3D printing network 3D Hubs for a new contest that will see 15 lucky winners walking away with a top of the line desktop 3D printer. The 3D Printing Contest 2016 is looking like it is going to be...
3D Hubs 2016 3D Printer Guide: From Pro to Plug & Play--See What Data From 5,350 Reviews Reveals

3D Hubs 2016 3D Printer Guide: From Pro to Plug & Play--See What Data From 5,350 Reviews Reveals

Not only does 3D Hubs make 3D printing easy for people in nearly every nook and cranny of the globe, but we are eternally grateful for the amount of footwork they do in researching and compiling data on nearly aspect of the fabrication process. While they educate us on so many angles regarding contemporary and […]

Not only does 3D Hubs make 3D printing easy for people in nearly every nook and cranny of the globe, but we are eternally grateful for the amount of footwork they do in researching and compiling data on nearly aspect of the fabrication process. While they educate us...
Michigan-Based VetsIn3D Brings 3D Printing to Both Veterinarians and Veterans

Michigan-Based VetsIn3D Brings 3D Printing to Both Veterinarians and Veterans

We cover a great deal of extraordinary individuals here at 3DPrint.com. Among the ingenious makers and clever businesspeople are those who truly have a vision for what they want to bring to the table in this quickly growing industry, highlighting the true benefits to some of society’s most deserving. Stories covering the goodness that can […]

We cover a great deal of extraordinary individuals here at 3DPrint.com. Among the ingenious makers and clever businesspeople are those who truly have a vision for what they want to bring to the table in this quickly growing industry, highlighting the true benefits to...
New Firewire PPS 3D Printing Filament from 3DXTech Withstands High Temps & Extreme Chemicals

New Firewire PPS 3D Printing Filament from 3DXTech Withstands High Temps & Extreme Chemicals

3DXTech is well aware that the 3D printing industry is full of myriad and sundry filament choices. While there are the standard choices in ABS and PLA which work fine for a variety of 3D prints and even larger-scale projects, 3DXTech has a new product that is catering to the extreme workout in 3D printing. […]

3DXTech is well aware that the 3D printing industry is full of myriad and sundry filament choices. While there are the standard choices in ABS and PLA which work fine for a variety of 3D prints and even larger-scale projects, 3DXTech has a new product that is catering...
Introducing the World's First 3D Printed Ultra High-End CD Player

Introducing the World's First 3D Printed Ultra High-End CD Player

Whether you like to listen to your favorite music on an old-school record player, an iPod, or a CD player, typically you would do so on a device that you purchase online or at a retail store. For one group of developers, friends, and inventors at Botz&Us, they simply didn’t want to follow convention. Instead, […]

Whether you like to listen to your favorite music on an old-school record player, an iPod, or a CD player, typically you would do so on a device that you purchase online or at a retail store. For one group of developers, friends, and inventors at Botz&Us, they...
New Jersey Man 3D Prints a Bomb!  A 3/4 Scale World War II Replica

New Jersey Man 3D Prints a Bomb! A 3/4 Scale World War II Replica

3D printed guns, 3D printed knives, what is this world coming to? Now a man in New Jersey has 3D printed a bomb! Before you get your panties in a bunch, take a deep breath, and continue reading. Jim Caruso, the owner of Xtreme Kreations, a custom paint shop specializing in show quality restorations, graphics […]

3D printed guns, 3D printed knives, what is this world coming to? Now a man in New Jersey has 3D printed a bomb! Before you get your panties in a bunch, take a deep breath, and continue reading. Jim Caruso, the owner of Xtreme Kreations, a custom paint shop...