3D

Replacement Water Manifold for 1913 Fire Engine Made with 3D Printing

Collectors of rare cars, planes, boats, and this case, fire engines, are all too familiar with the challenge of finding replacement parts for worn …

3D Printing

PrintLab Releases Educational Bundles to Get 3D Printing Started in Classrooms

For teachers who are looking to incorporate 3D printing into their classrooms for the first time, starting out can be a daunting challenge. There’s a …

3D Printing

How to Select the Right 3D Printing Process

Use these tools to choose the most suitable 3D printing process for your application<p>Introduction<p>One of the most challenging tasks facing designers …

3D Printing

How Small the Earth Is Compared to the Sun and Other Stars

Don’t feel small and insignificant enough today? Here, watch this. 3D graphics expert Álvaro Gracia Montoya of MetaBallStudio puts the size of the …

3D Graphics

Traditional Manufacturers Including GE And Siemens Gobble Up 3D Printing Startups

Mature industrial companies are dominating M&A in the industrial 3D printing space. 3D printing has the potential to drastically reduce material …

Manufacturing

Modeling Cloth Addon Available for Experimentation

Rich Colburn writes: The modeling cloth addon is available. It's very experimental but it's a lot of fun to play with. I made a demo video of the …

3D Modeling

Sketchfab launches a store to become a stock photo site for 3D models

Sketchfab just launched a store so that you can buy an sell 3D models and reuse them in commercial projects. This is a major new feature for Sketchfab, which has become one of the biggest repositories of 3D models on the web. It feels like Sketchfab is becoming a sort of stock photography site, …

Startups

3D scanner

The scanner performs instant capture of a 3D surface, and after some (fully automated) processing, outputs a 3D model that can be viewed in CAD …

3D Scanners

Sketchfab Launches 3D Model Store for AR & VR Content Creators

<b>The creative platform now has a store.</b><p>The platform that has allowed users to publish, share, and discover 3D content on the web for almost 6 years is …

APIs

Is 3-D printing the key to sustainable manufacturing?

Midway through a long flight over the ocean, the last thing on anyone’s mind is the manufacturing process behind the plane’s engines and airframe …

Manufacturing

Sketchfab Launches a 3D Assetstore

Sketchfab just launched a marketplace! It was a logical step forward and the most often requested feature by the community of the community of over …

3D Modeling

17,000% Cost Reduction with Open Source 3D Printing: Michigan Tech Study Showcases Parametric 3D Printed Slot Die System

We often cover the work of prolific Dr. Joshua Pearce, an Associate Professor of Materials Science & Engineering and Electrical & Computer …

3D Printing

StoneFlower Ceramic 3D Printing Kit

If you already own a 3D printer and would like to have the possibility to 3D print pottery and ceramics you may be interested in a new ceramic 3D …

3D Printing

UBS ups HP's price target on 3D printing potential

UBS raises its HP (NYSE:HPQ) price target by $2 to $26 and maintains a Buy rating.<p>Firm likes 3D printing but not the top vendors and thinks HP’s …

Business

MakerBot Design Series: The Running Shoe

Taking on the challenge of designing footwear—a deceptively complex category<p><i>This story is part one of MakerBot's series of design studies, exploring</i> …

Running Shoes

BMW Presents Lighting Tech Used on M8 GTE in Endurance Races

The new BMW M8 GTE will be the first contact the world makes with the upcoming BMW M8. It may seem like putting the cart before the horses but the …

Motorsport

Remaking Bronze Johns Award Statuettes with 3D Printing

By Bendann Brothers (American, active 1850s – 1873) [Image: The J. Paul Getty Trust, Public Domain]Johns Hopkins University was founded in 1876 by …

Johns Hopkins University

3D printing spend to reach 12bn in 2018

Global spending on 3D printing (3DP) (including hardware, materials, software, and services) will be nearly $12 billion in 2018, an increase of 19.9% …

3D Printing

Canadian government to invest C$49 million in auto parts maker Linamar

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Canada's Innovation, Science and Economic Development Minister Navdeep Bains speaks in the House of Commons in Ottawa<p>(Reuters) …

Stock Markets

Microscape Chicago Collection 3D-Printed Cityscape Models

RecommendedCrowdfundingVideo<p>$75 USD<p>By<p>Editor's Rating:<p>5<p>Display the architectural beauty of downtown Chicago in your home or office with the Microscape …

3D Printing

How to Light a Simple Interior Room in Blender | Video Series

bintang senja writes:<p>Hello BlenderNation Community !<p>I'm making a video series about How to Light a Simple interior Scene in Blender, I hope it's easy …

3D Modeling

Occipital's Structure depth sensor can scan objects in 3D on the iPad, provide VR on the iPhone

Occipital took to CES to show off its 3D scanning technology and how it can be used with iOS devices, including the Canvas app and Structure …

Mobile

CRE-004 Cryptic Pattern Leg Prosthesis by crewolprint3d

Auto-magically prepare your 3D models for 3D printing. A cloud based 3D models Preparing and Healing solution for 3D Printing, MakePrintable provides …

Assistive Technology

60 Seconds with Suzanne - Tutorial Series

Tangent Animation presents their awesome "60 Seconds with Suzanne" series - quick 'snacks' of Blender knowledge for beginners.<p>The, "60 Seconds with …

3D Modeling

Additive Manufacturing Symposium to Highlight SOLIDWORKS World 2018

In less than a month, people from all over the world of 3D design will be gathering for SOLIDWORKS World 2018, one of the biggest events in 3D …

3D Printing

Dinosaur Fossil's Secrets Unlocked Through 3D Scanning and 3D Printing

[Image: Wikipedia]<p>200 million years ago, South Africa was home to an herbivorous (though possibly omnivorous at one point) dinosaur called</i> …

Dinosaurs

This enormous 3D printer is designed for a huge job: printing yacht parts

A lot of the time we write about 3D printing, we talk about the kind of small footprint 3D printers that could fit on a desktop in a “makerspace” or …

Thermoplastic

Additive Manufacturing Certificate Program | Professional and Continuing Education | Education and Training | Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station

<b>Additive manufacturing (also known as 3D printing) has evolved to a $5.1 billion industry and is predicted to grow to a $20 billion industry by 2020.</b> …

Manufacturing

Photorealistic Chair Tutorial

Steve Lund writes:<p>Learn how to create a realistic chair in this Blender tutorial, with tons of tips and tricks on how to achieve photorealism, by …

3D Modeling

Push, Don't Pity, Students in Poverty:Solving Authentic Problems in Makerspaces

Unfortunately, we often use makerspaces to solve teacher-directed "fake" problems. It's fine to 3-D print trinkets from sites like Thingiverse or …

Teaching