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Metal 3D Printing Set to Improve Delicate Surgical Procedures

Metal 3D Printing Set to Improve Delicate Surgical Procedures

3D printing has had a major impact on many areas, from automobiles and aerospace to consumer products and education to scientific research. But the one that always fascinates me the most is how 3D technology has changed the face of medicine, and specifically surgery. From 3D imaging and 3D printed patient-specific models, which as we know […]

3D printing has had a major impact on many areas, from automobiles and aerospace to consumer products and education to scientific research. But the one that always fascinates me the most is how 3D technology has changed the face of medicine, and specifically surgery....
The ColorPod Converts a RepRap-Style 3D Printer into a Full-Color Powder Bed Printer

The ColorPod Converts a RepRap-Style 3D Printer into a Full-Color Powder Bed Printer

While there have been a few custom builds and hacked together machines, most powder bed 3D printers are generally considered commercial or industrial printers. Cost is probably the largest contributing factor to this considering they often cost the same amount of money as a car. The technology itself is simply hard to fit in a […]

While there have been a few custom builds and hacked together machines, most powder bed 3D printers are generally considered commercial or industrial printers. Cost is probably the largest contributing factor to this considering they often cost the same amount of...
3D Pandoras - Powder Based Full Color 3D Printer Launches on Kickstarter

3D Pandoras - Powder Based Full Color 3D Printer Launches on Kickstarter

This has been a very exciting week if you are a 3D printing enthusiast. Over the course of the last few days, we have seen several interesting new 3D printers emerge, all using new technologies, straying from the basic FDM-based extrusion models we are used to. Yesterday, we reported on Ord Solutions’ new hybrid paste/plastic […]

This has been a very exciting week if you are a 3D printing enthusiast. Over the course of the last few days, we have seen several interesting new 3D printers emerge, all using new technologies, straying from the basic FDM-based extrusion models we are used to....