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Casting Metal Parts and Silicone Molds from 3D Prints

The invention of the relatively affordable 3D printer for home use has helped bring methods used to produce parts for prototypes, samples, and even …

3D Printing

Grafter Allows Users to Remix Entire Working Mechanisms into New Fully Functional 3D Printed Machines

A collection of remixed devices made with Grafter.<p>A longstanding tradition among 3D printing enthusiasts is remixing each other’s models to make …

Turntables

Top 10 useful 3D printed accessories for any maker

While 3D printing can be used to create almost any type of object, sometimes the handiest things to 3D print are for 3D printing itself. Check out …

Top 10

23,000 people watched a 3D printer churn out a replica of the Lombardi Trophy

<b>Robert Pugliese</b>, director of the Health Design Lab at <b>Thomas Jefferson University</b>, thinks a 3D printer that’s not running is a boring one.“When I get …

Thomas Jefferson

'Miracle' jab could provide pain relief for millions of arthritis sufferers

A miracle jab that could ease the misery of arthritis for millions of sufferers has been developed by scientists.<p>The breakthrough may reduce the need …

Pain

3D Print A 3D Printer Frame

It is over a decade since the RepRap project was begun, originally to deliver 3D printers that could replicate themselves, in other words ones that …

3D Printing

Capital High student 3-D prints a new hand for his friend

Alex McMillian, 17, has always loved to build things.<p>As a kid, he would assemble Lego kits once according to instructions. Then, he would demolish …

Repairs You Can Print: Model Coal Car Fix

Model railways are a deep and rewarding hobby, and the mechanisms involved can be both surprisingly intricate and delightful. A great example that …

Repairs

Repairs You Can Print: A Little Love for the Glove Box

A few years ago, [Brieuc]’s car blew a fuse. He went to replace it, which unfortunately means removing the entire glove box. In his haste to get his …

3D Printing

box3d: 3D printer enclosure that eliminates fumes smashes Kickstarter goal

A Kickstarter has been launched for box3d, a 3D printer enclosure kit that controls 3D printing climate, extracts fumes, and reduces noises. The kit …

3D Printing

Calgary photographer offers 3D likenesses of clients’ dogs

Sitting down in front of the camera is nothing new for Jill Taylor’s dogs Raya and Itsy.<p>“I love to get photos,” Taylor said.<p>But now there’s a whole …

Someone has 3D-printed a six-string electric violin, because sure why not

5 February 2018, 14:14<p>A violinist wanted to play a work for a six-stringed electric violin by American composer John Adams, but didn’t have one to …

Now you can buy this extremely detailed 3D printed model of the moon -

John F. Kennedy, more than half a century back, captured the world’s imagination when he said, “This nation should commit itself to achieving the …

With 3-D printing, braces can be quicker and cheaper, but issues remain

Remember when you got braces in middle school and had to sit in the orthodontist’s office with a tray filled with goo to make a negative impression …

Dentistry

'unlimited tomorrow' to 3D print 20 prosthetics for the price of 1

<b>easton lachepelle — the kid who designed a prosthetic arm at age 14 — isn’t stopping.</b> he’s founded the private prosthetics startup, ‘unlimited …

Prosthetics

3-D Printing Breakthrough for Lightweight Syntactic Foams Could Help Submarines Dive Deeper

The researchers developed filaments of high-density polyethylene plastic (HDPE), a material used to manufacture industrial-grade components, and …

These Photo Booths Create Actual Mini-Mes Using 3D Printing

Forget Elf on a Shelf—now you can put <i>yourself</i> on a shelf. Doob is a company that has pioneered a new type of 3D selfie that creates a custom-printed …

DSLR Cameras

American Trench Debuts Collection of 3D Printed Sweaters

American Trench just introduced a collection of 3D printed sweaters that are crafted in Brooklyn using seamless whole garment knitting machine …

Knitting

3D-printed foam parts could stay strong as subs dive deep

A new process uses 3D printing to create components of syntactic foam—extremely strong and lightweight composites used in vehicles, airplanes, and …

These 3D-printed accessories change color whenever you want

It's a sustainable way to spice up your ensemble.<p>What if you could change the color of your clothes and accessories anytime you wanted — turning a red shirt white just before an important business meeting, for example, or changing your earrings from gold to a bluish hue as you head out for a night …

Abbycus 2020 Precision FDM 3D Printer

John Hoeppner and the Abbycus team have unveiled a new precision FDM 3D printer they have created, in the form of the Abbycus 2020, which has been …

Free app turns your phone into a 3D scanner

Ancient virus could be the reason humans can think

An ancient virus could be responsible for human consciousness, giving you the ability to think for yourself.<p>New research has linked a human gene …

A $500 PC and an AI Did a Way Better Job Erasing Henry Cavill's Justice League Mustache Than Expensive VFX

There’s a long list of things wrong with the <i>Justice League</i> movie, not the least of which being the hasty and poorly-executed digital removal of Henry …

Justice League

Here's How Much It Costs to Mine 1 Bitcoin in the U.S.

While still profitable, bitcoin mining margins are plunging in the U.S. of late.<p>Cryptocurrencies may have hit their first real hiccup in more than a …

Bitcoin Mining

Gay figure skating star refuses to meet with Mike Pence during the Winter Olympics — and Pence fires back, saying he's 'misinformed'

Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon, the first openly gay athlete to win a spot on the US Winter Olympics team, turned down a meeting with Vice President Mike Pence after publicly criticizing Pence's record on LGBTQ rights, according to a Wednesday USA Today report.<p>"You mean Mike Pence, the same Mike …

Donald Trump

Watch: USA Winter Olympic Team Hunks Strip Off For Cosmopolitan

“Hey baby, I’ve got a REAL BIG snowboard.”<p>The Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 will officially kick-off tomorrow and Cosmopolitan decided to …

6 Handsome Cutting Boards Anyone Can Build

Flex your woodworking muscles with this practical project.<p>Cutting boards are one of the most popular DIY woodworking projects for beginners. They make great gifts and can be customized in a whole host of ways. These DIY cutting board tutorials feature boards that are pretty and pretty easy to …

Handplane Basics

Woodworkers tend to have very strong feelings about the different ways of doing things – and handplanes is one of those subjects where opinions can …

Woodworking

Gay short film Staccato explores forbidden love in the 19th century

Downtown Abbey goes gay in luscious period drama Staccato.<p>The short film follows the story of Sean (Kevin O’Malley), a young labourer appointed to …