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BICYCLES – Malón Bambú Bikes

Malon Bambubike is a handcrafted bicycle made in Argentina, with an organic materials and innovative design. Bicycles are entirely made of bamboo and …

Minale-Maeda's 3D Printed Connector Can be Downloaded to Make DIY Furniture

Italian-Japanese Studio Minale-Maeda has come up with a little clever design that allows people anywhere in the world to make their own furniture. …

This Simple, Virtually Invisible 3D Printed Bike Rack is a Stroke of Genius

The problem with most bicycle storage systems is that they take up a lot of room when they aren’t holding a bike. Enter Clug, a very discreet and …

Sip on a drink made by a 3D-printed bartender robot

A 3D-printed bartender robot called Bar Mixvah mixes the perfect drink<p>An <b>Apple</b> engineer has invented with a novel approach to staying refreshed by designing and building a bartender robot.<p>The 3D printed robot, which is controlled by a mobile application, uses sophisticated <b>technology</b> to mix an array …

Choo Choo! Man in England 3D Prints Model Train Sets and They Are Incredible

Dating back to the 1840s, model railroading has been a hobby that has not only stuck around, but one which has evolved with the times. Railway …

Model Trains

Disney Conquers Physics, Uses 3D Printing To Create Impossible Spinning Tops

Have you ever been sitting around bored and found yourself trying to get some random household object — a battery, a pen, whatever — to spin around like a top?<p>Disney has taken that idea to a pretty grand extreme. Combining the power of 3D printing and some damned clever physics work, they’ve worked …

3D-Printed Honeycomb Home Could Provide Housing on Mars

Living on Mars might seem like a dream, but we're one step closer thanks to a brilliant new housing design. Noah Hornberger won NASA and MakerBot’s …

Dining Rooms

The Man Who 3D-Printed a Castle Now Wants to Print a Full-Size Two-Story Home

The maker of the playhouse-sized castle is ready to 3D print a full scale two-storey house.<p>We were promised 3D-printed houses over a year ago now. But aside from one research project-slash-canal house currently under construction in Amsterdam, the skyline remains sadly devoid of printed Möbius …

Construction Industry

Customuse offers 3D printed customised guitars

If you buy a guitar then you will be purchasing the same guitar that millions of people around the world have bought. Your only other option has been …

Skeleton Keys Created Quickly and Easily with 3D Printing

Movies in which high-tech thieves use the tricks of their trade to gain unauthorized access to locked doors might soon show them holding skeleton …

Education Insights with Martin Stevens, CEO 'It Is 3D'

IT IS 3D is the leading 3D technology company for education in the UK. The British company also operates in other sectors including jewellery, …

Michael Gove

Pi-Top: The 3D-printable Raspberry Pi laptop anyone can build

People have done some pretty creative things with the Raspberry Pi -- and some pretty creative things with 3D printing, sometimes even putting the two together. But this is the first time we've seen a 3D-printed, Raspberry Pi-powered laptop -- AKA the Pi-Top.<p>The aim, according to its creators, is …

Raspberry Pi

Gorgeous 3D Printed "Lacelamps" Cover Entire Rooms in Intricate Patterns

Artists Linlin and Pierre-Yves Jacques used 3D-printing technology to create their first lighting collection called <i>Lacelamps</i>. Comprised of two stunning lamps, each includes an intricate translucent lace pattern that's set against a glossy black bell. They look beautiful when turned off, but once …

3-D-Printed Lampshades Project Mesmerizing Patterns Using Ancient Cartography Methods

Stereographic projection is a mapping technique that allows a spherical object to project a pattern onto a 2-D surface. Mathematical concepts and physical models of stereographic projection have been around since ancient Greece, when Ptolemy and others used it to visualize their maps of the stars. …

3D

The Bullet That Could Make 3-D Printed Guns Practical Deadly Weapons

As 3-D printed guns have evolved over the past 18 months from a science-fictional experiment into a subculture, they've faced a fundamental …

3D printed stereographic lampshades create dazzling light projections

Nov.29, 2014 | By Kira<p>If you've been searching for the perfect 3D printed holiday gift, look no further. Jenny, the software developer and blogger …

SVG

Now NASA Lets You 3D Print The Wrench They 'Emailed' to Space

While it’s not the first 3D printed object made in space, it is the first item made to do work in space in the hands of an astronaut.<p>When …

Space Science

Did your key break off? Just 3D print yourself a new one!

Jan 18, 2015 | By Alec<p>Does it ever happen at a convenient time? I suppose it’s central to the nature of keys that if one breaks while trying to lock, …

Printing

DragonFlex

Biomechanical engineer Filip Jelínek of the Austrian Center for Medical Innovation and Technology has developed prototypes for a medical device which …

Prototypes

Runs for 20 Years Without a Battery

And now for the latest from the “I Didn’t Know What I Was Missing” gadget files: A Multi-Functional Tritium Lantern (MFTL) that triples as a …

Stainless Steel

This 3D printed drone flies, swoops and dives like a real bird

Feb. 23, 2015 | By Alec<p>While 3D printed drones, quadcopters and even the occaissonal RC flying wing can be seen all the time on 3D printing forums, a …

Drones

Could 3D Bioprinted Rhino Horn Alternative Save the World's Rhinoceros Population

We have a problem. Human beings are greedy. Perhaps it is Charles Darwin’s ‘Survival of the Fittest’ playing out in a real world scenario. Whatever …

Wildlife

3D print your own glasses with this handy Blender algorithm

Mar. 2, 2015 | By Alec<p>While you might’ve found out by now that your desktop FDM 3D printer can be used to produce very cool and useful accessories – …

Printing

Amsterdam Woodworker Reinvents the Bike with 3D Printing & Solid Ash Wood

Designer and woodworker Paul Timmer<p>Oh, the joys of cycling — and of collecting bikes. If you know a bicycle enthusiast (or are one), you are probably …

Living Rooms

WASP inches closer towards 3D printing house, plans to mix clay with seeds to grow roots inside for support

Mar. 19, 2015 | By Simon<p>Although we’ve been seeing quite a few concepts for housing designs that rely completely on additive manufacturing …

3D Printing

Contour Crafting Inventor Dr. Khoshnevis: Widespread 3D Printed Homes in 5 Years, High-Rises in 10 Years

<i>Exclusive interview with Dr. Behrokh Khoshnevis: Contour Crafting machines will be available starting at around $200,000 within a couple of years.</i> …

Construction Industry

The Jigless Kit helps you fabricate a bicycle at home using 3D printed parts

Mar. 31, 2015 | By Simon<p>It’s been a wild and crazy past few years for bicycle design thanks in no small part to the conveniences of digital …

Fabrication

Joris Peels & Christina Rebel Launch OBLIQUE

When it comes to 3D printing, there are several individuals who you could consider to be superstars within the space. Names such as Bre Pettis, Avi …

Adobe steps further into 3D printing industry with 'print smoothing' patent

Apr. 13, 2015 | By Simon<p>Among the many software companies that focus on creating digital tools for empowering designers, it’s hard to not bring up …

Podcasting

Japanese design studio DMM Akiba presents viable 3D printed titanium road bike at Milan Salone

Apr. 16, 2015 | By Simon<p>It’s not very often when we hear about 3D printed bicycle components that aren’t just fancy connector joints for connecting …