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Andreas Bastian Creates Incredible Bendable 3D Printed Mesostructured Material

When it comes to designing and printing on 3D printers, the most common types of materials used are PLA and ABS plastics. These materials are sturdy, yet have a very…

3D Printing Battle Wounds: More common than you would think (Warning: Quite Gory)

3D Printing…. You see those cute little Makerbot Replicators, or those Cubify Cubes. They all look so innocent, don’t they? How could 3D printing cause any more damage to an…

The Flexy-Hand – The Most Innovative, Useful, Realistic Looking 3D Printed Prosthetic Hand Yet

When it comes to 3D Printed prosthetics, we have seen dozens of great stories over the past year alone. The RoboHand project is probably the most well known, but there…

Man Creates the Drooloop: Totally customizable 3D air printed flowers

Each and every day, new creative designs pop up on MakerBot’s website, Thingiverse. They range from 3D printer parts, to full ‘Iron Man’ body suits. However, one man by the…

OgoSport Utilizes 3D Printing & Plans to Put All Their OgoBild Designs on Thingiverse

Perhaps you have seen them at a local toy store, or perhaps you saw them on the Regis and Kelly Show a few years back. OgoBilds from OgoSport are traditional…

Intel Capital & Practica Capital Invest in 3D Marketplace CGTrader

It looks like Intel wants a piece of the 3D printing industry, as today it has been announced that they have invested into 3D model marketplace CGTrader. CGTrader is a…

3D Printing is Helping the Handicapped in More Ways Than One

With 3D Printing catching on so quickly all throughout the world, more and more people are getting creative with their ideas.  Not only are designers coming up with ideas that…

Thingiverse 3D Printing App Finally Arrives For Android

3D printing seemed to be all the rage at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show back in the beginning of the month.  In fact, some of the largest crowds gathered at…