3D Print Revolution

By Greg Lawrence | Amazing 3D print stories and news from around the globe.

How 3D printing could revolutionise steel frames

Spotted at Eurobike 2018, this set of prototype 3D-printed stainless-steel frame-parts from British bicycle tubing specialists, Reynolds, has the …

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Dutch company Vormvrij unveils new LUTUM 4 ceramic 3D printer

Netherlands-based ceramic 3D printing specialist Vormvrij has unveiled LUTUM 4, its latest clay-extruding 3D printer. The first Prototype of the …

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3D Modeling Group

We are proud to announce as of 15th June 2018 we have launched the <b>FREELANCE 3D MODELING GROUP</b> on Linked In https://www.linkedin.com/groups/8679019<p>Our …

Carbon Brings Its Dental 3D Printing Solutions to National Dentex Labs

The dental industry is becoming more and more infiltrated by 3D printing, and that’s unequivocally a good thing, as things such as molds for …

These Beautiful Customized 3D-Printed Prosthetic Legs Are Made to Be Seen

1/11<p>Bespoke Fairings<p>Bespoke Fairings are custom-made, stylish covers for prosthetic legs that are created using a 3D scanner. They are designed not …

3D Scanners

We Can Now 3D Print in Suspended Gravity (And It’s Mesmerizing!)

Rapid liquid printing is faster and better than 3D printing, how does this sci-fi-like method work?<p>Sci-fi visionaries often paint an alternate …

Chanel’s New Le Révolution Volume Mascara Has the First-Ever 3D-Printed Wand

Ever since the concept of 3D printing became widely known, beauty buffs have been eagerly awaiting the ways it might impact makeup. And despite big breakthroughs — scientists have managed to 3D-print human skin, for example — there have been very few applications of the technology in mainstream …

How 3D Printing Is Leading To A Creative Explosion In Sneaker Style

3D printing pushes the boundaries of our imagination on a regular basis. From the ability to print prosthetic limbs to the giant machines printing actual buildings to the possibility of printing human tissue to replace organs in transplants, the variety of uses for the tech prove again and again …

3D Printing Will Be Much Bigger Than Expected

Earlier this week Credit Suisse began coverage of three of the most prominent 3D printing stocks.<p>The banking giant was quick to give industry leader …

Researchers 3D Print Large-Scale Objects with Newly Developed Type of Cellulose

Cellulose is the most abundant organic compound on Earth, and researchers have been working on ways to 3D print it and take advantage of its ready …

How the world’s first habitable 3D printed houses are made – video

Eindhoven in the Netherlands is set to become the first district in the world to have habitable homes, made with a 3D printer. Houses have been made with 3D printers before but none has been fit for people to live in. The Dutch team behind the innovation hope the system will revolutionise the …

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Amazing lifesize 3D print of a Humpback whale tail

Case Study<p><b>The Giant 3D Print Brief</b><p>For SKY Ocean Rescue: To design and SuperHuge 3D print a beautiful 6.5m Humpback whale tail sculpture<br>The sculpture …

Dynamics 3D Printer Launches From $105

Elate Technologie located in Singapore has created a new 3D printer which is now available to back via Kickstarter from just $105 or roughly £152. …

Chinchilla Limited 3D blog

3D scanning is a fast way to put a real-world object onto a computer in 3 dimensions. On the surface of things it seems easy, but the reality is a …

You can get a 3D printed model of your brain in under an hour, thanks to bitmap-based 3D printing

Researchers at Harvard University and MIT have come up with an easy way to 3D print highly detailed models of human brains in less than an hour - for …

Five habitable 3D printed concrete houses to be built in Eindhoven, the Netherlands

The city of Eindhoven in the Netherlands will see the first 3D-printed concrete houses built next year in Bosrijk, Meerhoven, the municipality of …

3D Printing Is Poised to Continue Outpacing Growth of Traditional Manufacturing

Additive manufacturing is growing swiftly—more swiftly, notably, than the manufacturing sector as a whole. (Image courtesy of Digital Trends.)<p>3D …

Julia Daviy Uses 3D Printing to Create Beautiful Biodegradable Fashion

Textiles are a major part of the waste problem in the world. According to the Council for Textile Recycling, the average US citizen throws away 70 …

3D printing helping improve health outcomes | Reuters.com

Surgeons in the UK are using 3D printing in life saving and complex surgeries. Jessica Omari takes a look at how it works and speaks to a surgeon involved in using this techology.<p>▲ Hide Transcript<p>▶ View Transcript<p>Surgeons in the UK are using 3D printing in life saving and complex surgeries. Jessica …

Bespoke wristwatch is 3D-printed for a premium fit

We've already heard about technology that allows custom-fit plastic casts to be made for patients, based on 3D scans of the injured limb. Well, Los …

How 3D Printing Wins in Metal Part Manufacturing

Metal additive Manufacturing lets you do some things which are often impossible with any other manufacturing technique.<p>In this video, Eric Utley, …

Company Introduces First 3-D Printed Flexible, Airless Bicycle Tires

This is a video of industrial 3D printer manufacturer BigRep creating the the world's first 3-D printed airless bicycle tires with their new PRO FLEX …

General Motors is 3D printing parts to make EVs more efficient

The virtues of 3D printing have long been touted by a vast range of manufacturers, so it was only a matter of time before the EV industry got in on the action. General Motors has announced that, alongside design software company Autodesk Inc, it's creating lightweight 3D parts that'll help it meet …

3D Scanning and 3D Printing Allow for Production of Lifelike Facial Prosthetics

Losing any part of the body is traumatic, but there is perhaps nothing more traumatic than losing or damaging part of the face. The face is the first …

U.S. Marine Corps uses 3D printing to repair snowshoes for mountain training mission

A recent training mission carried out by the U.S. Marine Corps made use of 3D printing technology to repair troops' snowshoes. The Marine Corps …

3D Systems’ Figure 4™ 3D Printing Platform Selected for U.S. Air Force Research into Rapid Part Replacement

3D Systems (NYSE: DDD) has announced that its Figure 4™ Production system has been selected for the U.S. Air Force-sponsored research focused on …

Chinchilla Limited 3D Scanning

<i>Advanced white light scanning - UK Nationwide</i><p>Our UK nationwide 3D Scanning service works brilliantly for high-res scanning of objects between …

Food May Soon Be 3-D Printed to Meet Nutritional Needs

Sometimes technology is fascinating, other times it's frustrating, and more often than not, it's beyond frightening (see: every episode of Black …

U.S. Marines Embrace 3D Printing as Quick Fix

Sgt. Adrian Willis with Combat Logistics Battalion 31, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, prepares to print a 3D model aboard the USS Wasp (via U.S. …