‘Create Your Own’ 3D Printed Knotty Ring, Stainless Steel

This Ring Is Knotty Knots have many meanings in different cultures. Celtic knots can remind people of the timelessness, with its indiscernible beginning and end. In Chinese, the word for rope ("sheng") is a homonym for spirit. The word for knot ("jie") is a homonym for celebration or unity. Knots can also signify longevity in life or marriage. In other cultures, knots are used to measure distance or time. What does the knot mean for you? Create your own knot with the Knotty Ring. 3D Read more [...]

Delta Kappa Gammas Learn About 3D Printing – Brevard NC

Recent technology took center stage at the Oct. 9 meeting of the local Delta Kappa Gamma Society International chapter at College Walk, when Yvonne Barnwell of Brevard Middle School explained the three dimensional printer. She also brought samples of objects the students had made. Left to right are Amy Winston, Lisa Malaquin-Prey, Barbara Grimm, Betty Scruggs, Linda Smith Gregg and Nancy Carson. (Courtesy photo) Other items of business were plans to award at least two grants to future educators, Read more [...]

CablesFrLess 4 in 1 Leopard Print Tangle Free Noodle Style Micro USB and Auxiliary Accessory kit fits Android Samsung Galaxy S3 S4 Reverb Note Google Nexus HTC One Kindle Fire HD Touch Acer LG Optimus Pantech Blackberry Motorola HTC Sony Ericsson and most other micro USB devices (6ft White)

This package contains (1x)Leopard print Noodle style Micro USB 2.0 to USB cable to charge or sync many of today's latest smart phones and tablets, (1x) Leopard print Noodle style 3.5 mm Auxiliary Cable (1x) CablesFrLess USB Car Adapter (1x) CablesFrLess USB A/C Wall Adapter. This CablesFrLess brand product is compatible with Samsung Galaxy S5, S4, S3, Note 1, Note 2, and Note 3 phones and tablets, as well as many other Android and Windows based smart phones and tablets that require a Micro USB 2.0 Read more [...]

3D printing helps UNC student meet critical wheelchair needs

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has had 3D printers for a couple of years, but they've always been restricted to certain classes. Now, as part of the university's Research Hub Initiative, the printers are open to all students. With the 3D printers available, students are using their creativity to solve real-world problems. "It feels very futuristic and science fiction," said grad student Jeffrey Olander. "I feel like we're on the edge of something brand new here." Olander Read more [...]

Aurora Reprap Prusa I3 3D Printer 3D Print DIY KIT Exclusive Injection Molded Support PLA/ABS Filaments (Filament is NOT included)

All items come from the professional manufacturers directly, and we will double check each item before shipping, so the quality and technical support are guaranteed. Please notice: 1.This is DIY 3D printer kit, you need to assemble it by yourself. 2.The lubricating oil is not included for shipping issue, you can buy it in your local market if needed. Specifications: Frame: Lead screw(parts and components) Structure:Acrylic Print Size:7.87*7.87*7.08 inch (200*200*180mm) Max Layer thickness:0.1-0.4mm Read more [...]

Gorilla Grip 30ml Bottle ABS Build Platform Adhesive Green

Gorilla Grip is specifically developed for 3D printing with ABS filament.  Just a small amount applied with the supplied brush applicator will create a super tight bond between the heated build plate and printed part.  Use this product to help control warping and edge lifting of ABS print jobs.  Greatly enhances print quality and reliability. Choose a color that closely matches your print job to minimize part cleanup after printing.  Works well on glass or kapton covered build plates and allows Read more [...]

Wasp's 3D printers produce low-cost houses made from mud

A need to address a lack of housing for the globe's growing population has turned up some eye-catching efforts, blending creative architecture with new, sustainable technologies. And it is increasingly looking like 3D printing could have a role to play. Italian firm Wasp is the latest to explore the potential of additive manufacturing in this area, developing a super-sized 3D printer capable of producing low-cost housing made from mud. Mud brick homes aren't new, and have a certain appeal for the Read more [...]

3D Printing Material with Eeprom Bypass Chip for Dim Machines

Argyle Materials Inc. offers Model and Support material for your 3D printer. Our 56 cubic inch spools come in Black, Grey, Dark Grey, Natural, White, Blue, Olive Green, Red, and Yellow. We also offer Breakaway Support in Light Grey. The EEPROM chip we supply with each spool will enable you to run our material on any Dim Machine. We are the exclusive Master Distributor of Bolson Materials 3D printing material for North, Central, and South America. Product Features Eeprom bypass chip provided with Read more [...]

3D printing: Rare cancer sufferer, Len Chandler, back on his feet after receiving titanium printed heel

By Lisa Tucker October 21, 2014, 4:41 pm ABC Surgeons replaced Len Chandler's heel with a 3D printed titanium replacement. A 71-year-old with a rare form of cancer is back on his feet after having his heel removed and replaced with a 3D printed titanium replica. In June, Len Chandler was diagnosed with a rare cartilage cancer in his right heel. He was advised by doctors at St Vincent's Hospital in Melbourne that surgery Read more [...]

3D Printed ‘My Cup of Tea’ Fascinator Hat, Steampunk Meets Victorian Fashion, Nylon Plastic, Red

The Sloris 'My Cup of Tea' fascinator will give you good reason to strut your stuff. Fascinator hats can revitalize your wardrobe and add spark your style. The grandeur of Victorian era millinery cross bred with the chic of steampunk fashion to produce a hat that's all glamour and no fuss. From afar, the 'My Cup of Tea' fascinator masquerades as a staple of steampunk attire, a top hat. Upon closer inspection, it reveals itself to be the quintessential everyday object of the Brits, a tea cup. 'My Read more [...]

Octave 3D Quad Complete Enclosure for Afinia and UP! 3D Printers (3D printer sold separately)

Features of the Octave 3D Quad Complete Enclosure for the Afinia H479, Afinia H480, UP! Plus and UP! Plus 2 3D printers * Provides a complete enclosure for the Afinia H479, H480, UP! Plus & UP! Plus 2 3D printers. * Prevents drafts causing warping of models. * Accepts OEM and Octave reel holders. * Maintains more consistent temperature to produce a better printing experience. * Convenient filament reel holder mounting. * Easy access to the printer for model removal etc. * Plexiglas front Read more [...]

Sage, The Intuitive 3D Modeling & Printing App for iPad has Launched

There is no doubt in my mind that the future of 3D design will be incredibly intuitive. Up until recently, CAD software was something used within business settings by users trained on the software for years. These individuals possess talents far exceeding mine. The software was not meant for people like myself, who can barely hand draw something as simple as a pumpkin or even a football. Then 3D printing emerged, giving ordinary people like you (well most of you) and I the ability to fabricate pretty Read more [...]

Silhouette Cameo Electronic Cutting Machine Starter Bundle

The Silhouette CAMEO is an electronic cutting machine for personal use. Like a home printer, it plugs into your PC or Mac with a simple USB cable. However, instead of printing it uses a small blade to cut paper, cardstock, vinyl, fabric and more up to 12" wide and 10 feet long. Product Features The Silhouette CAMEO is an electronic cutting machine that can cut a variety of materials (from vinyl to fabric) up to 12 inches wide and 10 feet long. This model improves upon its predecessor with a responsive Read more [...]

Birmingham City University Creates Replica of Ultra Fragile Celtic Cross for Museum, Using …

One of the things that I really enjoy about covering 3D printing on a daily basis, are the questions I get to answer from people who are uninformed about the technology. My favorite question that I am frequently asked is, “What can 3D printing be used for?” I realize that the typical person probably has no clue about the vast array of uses that exist.  They have seen stories on TV about medical devices, 3D printed cars and 3D printed houses, but they can’t fathom the majority of the uses Read more [...]

YaYa3D Arts & Crafts Drawing 3D Printing Doodle Printer Pen ABS 1.75mm Filament – 13 Assorted Colors

If you can image it, you can create it!Low pricing assorted color YaYa3D Filament Sampler in one pack. 12.5 feet each of ABS 1.75mm filament includes 13 different colors: Transparent, White, Yellow, Orange, Pink, Red, Purple, Blue, Green, Gray, Tan, Brown, Black. Product Features 13 different colors: Transparent, White, Yellow, Orange, Pink, Red, Purple, Blue, Green, Gray, Tan, Brown, Black. Type: Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS) Material Base: Petroleum Based Melting Temperature: 200-400°C Read more [...]

World's First 3D-Printed Car, House & Village

It’s a brave new world, especially when you consider what’s happening in 3D printing these days. The good thing about 3D printing is that it can use recycled materials, leave virtually no waste and eliminate much of the labor associated with conventional assembly. Meet the Strati The two-seater battery-powered Strati is made out of only 49 parts, far less than conventional vehicles, which typically have over 5,000 components. A product of Local Motors, an Arizona-based manufacturer, the Strati Read more [...]

HONGFU RepRap Prusa Mendel DIY 3D Printer Custom Part Fan – Black (12V / 100cm-Cable)

Brand: HONGFU; Model: 4010; Quantity: 1; Color: Black; Material: ABS; Specification: Size: 40 x 40 x 10mm, pitch: 3mm, voltage: DC 12V, speed: 6000 (R/min), noise: > = 30dB, Cable: 100cm; Features: Cooling fan for 3D printer; Application: Cooling fan for 3D printer; English Manual/Spec: No; Packing List: 1 x Fan (DC 12V); Visit The Website For More Information... Read more [...]

3D-printed prosthetic for heroic kids

PAT STARACE/Mashable A 3D-printed prosthetic built to mimic the look of Tony Stark's Iron Man armour. This post was originally published on Mashable. A designer is using 3D-printed technology to build prosthetic hands that could make kids look and feel like Avengers. Pat Starace, an animator and mechanical designer, has developed an Iron Man-inspired prosthetic hand with voice control and laser beam-like capabilities. Robert Downey Jr shows off his high-tech gauntlet in the first Iron Man Read more [...]

BESTIM Prusa PLA/ABS DIY Assembled i3 Desktop Machine 3D Printer Replicator Reprap

Description Products information: 1.Technical parameters: 1)Positioning accuracy: Z axis 0.012mm XY axis 0.004mm 2)Print precision :0.1-0 .2 mm 3)Thickness: 0.1-0.3mm 4)Build Size: 200 * 200* 200mm 5)Nozzle diameter: 0.4m 6)Max movement of shaft speed: 80mm / s 7)Nozzle flow rate: 24cc / hour 8)Recommended the sprinklers temperature: 185¡ã c (PLA)/230 ¡ã c(ABS) (highest can be set to 260 ¡ã C) 9)Heated the baseplate temperature :110-120 ¡ã C (winter appropriate warming, proper cooling Read more [...]

3D Printing in K-12 Grows; Average Contract $39000

3D Printing 3D Printing in K-12 Grows; Average Contract $39,000 By Dian Schaffhauser 10/16/14 Designs for 467 models of bone structures, proteins, scientific tools and other objects have appeared in the new exchange created by the National Institutes of Health to allow users to share, download and edit 3D print files in health and science. NASA is testing the use of 3D printing in zero gravity for potential use on the International Space Station. And maker spaces with 3D printers are popping up Read more [...]

Vancouver company develops 3-D printing of human tissue

You may have heard of printing on demand. A Vancouver startup, Aspect Biosystems, is putting a sci-fi twist on that, printing human tissues on demand. The company is creating human body tissue using 3-D printing, using a technology that provides more effective ways to test new drugs and could lead to 3-D bioprinting of entire organs. Aspect, a spinoff of the University of B.C., which has received early funding from UBC’s Seed Fund and mentorship from entrepreneurship@UBC, recently took second place Read more [...]

David Hasselhoff Tweet Teases The Possibility Of The Hoff Himself Starring In Your 3D Printed …

Selfies are already heading for beyond the next level. The most annoying, addictive digital phenomenon of the smartphone era has already gone three dimensional with the rise of affordable 3D printers for home knocking out figurines of yourself in various pouting poses. Now The Hoff looks like he may be offering you the chance to add him alongside you in the Pool Room. The Knight Rider tweeted this yesterday: Watch this space for the next big project I'm working on. 3D printing with a completely Read more [...]

David Hasselhoff Tweet Teases The Possibility Of The Hoff Himself Starring In Your 3D Printed …

Selfies are already heading for beyond the next level. The most annoying, addictive digital phenomenon of the smartphone era has already gone three dimensional with the rise of affordable 3D printers for home knocking out figurines of yourself in various pouting poses. Now The Hoff looks like he may be offering you the chance to add him alongside you in the Pool Room. The Knight Rider tweeted this yesterday: Watch this space for the next big project I'm working on. 3D printing with a completely Read more [...]