Autodesk Has Just Launched The First Ever 3D Printing Investment Fund – And It's Set To Be Worth …

The 3D printing industry is set for some major innovation now Autodesk, Inc. has launched the world’s first investment fund for the industry. With plans to invest up to $100 million into entrepreneurs, startups and researchers pushing the acceleration of the new technology over the next several years, Autodesk hopes the fund will unlock 3D printing’s potential. Samir Hanna, Autodesk’s vice president and general manager of Consumer Products and 3D Printing, said “the days of taking a closed, Read more [...]

3D printed drugs could revolutionise prescriptions

3D printers, which usually produce polymers, have been adapted to produce pharmaceutical compounds Photo: Alamy It is the innovation that has is being used to create everything from a replacement pelvis to spare parts to digestible food for the elderly. Now the 3D printer could be about to revolutionise Read more [...]

BuMat ABS 1.75mm, 1kg, 2.2lb Gray Filament Printing Material Supply Spool for 3D Printer ABSGY Color: Gray Style: ABS

BuMat Filament is the best, safest, and most consistent filament for your 3D Printer. This is the highest quality components for producing successful 3D print. It is compatible with all 1.75mm Printer like Flash Forge USA, RepRap, Rapman, Makerbot, BFB 3000, Rostock, Ultimaker Printrbot, Makibox, Buccaneer, Kossel, Mendel and many other printers. Product Features 1.75mm ABS at 2.2 lb. (1KG) User defined melting temperature at between 190 - 220 C Diameter of the filament: 1.75mm Easy to use and performs Read more [...]

Autodesk to invest $100 million in 3D printing ecosystem

Aubrey Cattell, senior director of business development and operations for Autodesk's Spark platform, a free software initiative aimed at making it easier to print physical objects from digital models. Patrick Hoge Reporter- San Francisco Business Times Autodesk (NASDAQ: ADSK) says it will invest $100 million in 3D printing companies over the next several years in an attempt to speed up the adoption of a technology that has long promised to revolutionize how things are made. The technology, Read more [...]

100PCS Sheets A4 Size 600g PCB Circuit Board Thermal Transfer Paper

Description: 100% brand new and high quality. Remove the white paper- laser printer (or copier) to the PCB map- hit the smooth side- apply to the copper- and iron into the machine or rapid transfer to plate. DIY Transfer Paper (fan-made high-precision electronic circuit board must have the material). Heat transfer law making circuit boards- circuit board is drawn graphics- laser printers print in thermal transfer paper- transfer paper and then covered in Bonded Copper- after heating- the melting Read more [...]

Biz Break: Hewlett-Packard jumps into 3D printing, computing with Sprout system

By Jeremy C. Owens jowens@mercurynews.com Posted:   10/29/2014 03:16:58 PM PDT Updated:   10/29/2014 04:55:49 PM PDT Today: Hewlett-Packard shows off a 3D printer and workstation meant to bring physical objects into a the digital realm. Also: Facebook plunges after it says expenses will rise. The Lead: HP shows off Sprout workstation, 3D printing ambitions Hewlett-Packard announced its long-awaited leap into three-dimensional printing with a surprise twist Wednesday, showing off a new workstation Read more [...]

XIDAJE HOT 3D Printer RAMPS 1.4 REPRAP A4988 Stepper Motor Drives Motion Control

Specifications: 1. The RAMPS 1.4 board is designed to fit the entire electronics needed for a RepRap in one small package for low cost. RAMPS interfaces an Arduino Mega with the powerful Arduino MEGA platform and has plenty room for expansion. The modular design includes plug in stepper drivers and extruder control electronics on an Arduino MEGA shield for easy service, part replacement, upgrade-ability and expansion. Additionally, a number of Arduino expansion boards can be added to the system as Read more [...]

Ship By Express Unassembled-Full Kit Reprap Delta Rostock Mini 3D Printer Sanguinololu V1.3a PEEK J-head hotend extruder

The Rostock mini is a delta 3D printer based on the modified design of the original Rostock created by Johann. The printer is designed to have a smaller build volume allowing for a smaller, more compact, portable, and desktop friendly version of the delta RepRap design. Using OpenSCAD, the parametric nature of the design files allows for print surfaces to be configured that range from as small as the default 152x152 mm (6x6 inches) all the way to 300x300 mm (12x12 inches) or more. Further, construction Read more [...]

Stratasys 3D Printing Technology Helps Top Special Effects Company Secure Leading Rolein …

MINNEAPOLIS and REHOVOT, Israel, October 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 3D printing revolutionizes production of costumes and props for FBFX Ltd, thanks to high quality, precision detail and fast-turnaround times   Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq: SSYS), a global leader of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions, today announced that its Objet Connex technology has played a starring role in one of this year's biggest movie blockbusters, through its continued use by leading movie costumes and props Read more [...]

Stratasys 3D Printing Technology Helps Top Special Effects Company Secure Leading Rolein …

MINNEAPOLIS and REHOVOT, Israel, October 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 3D printing revolutionizes production of costumes and props for FBFX Ltd, thanks to high quality, precision detail and fast-turnaround times   Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq: SSYS), a global leader of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions, today announced that its Objet Connex technology has played a starring role in one of this year's biggest movie blockbusters, through its continued use by leading movie costumes and props Read more [...]

Stratasys 3D Printing Technology Helps Top Special Effects Company Secure Leading Rolein …

MINNEAPOLIS and REHOVOT, Israel, October 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 3D printing revolutionizes production of costumes and props for FBFX Ltd, thanks to high quality, precision detail and fast-turnaround times   Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq: SSYS), a global leader of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions, today announced that its Objet Connex technology has played a starring role in one of this year's biggest movie blockbusters, through its continued use by leading movie costumes and props Read more [...]

Stratasys 3D Printing Technology Helps Top Special Effects Company Secure Leading Rolein …

MINNEAPOLIS and REHOVOT, Israel, October 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 3D printing revolutionizes production of costumes and props for FBFX Ltd, thanks to high quality, precision detail and fast-turnaround times   Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq: SSYS), a global leader of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions, today announced that its Objet Connex technology has played a starring role in one of this year's biggest movie blockbusters, through its continued use by leading movie costumes and props Read more [...]

BuMat ABSFB-E Elite ABS Filament 1.75mm 1kg 2.2lb Printing Material Supply Spool for 3D Printer, Fluorescent Blue

BuMat Elite Filament is the best, safest, and most consistent filament for your 3D Printer. This is the highest quality components for producing successful 3D print. It is compatible with all 1.75mm Printer like Flash Forge USA, RepRap, Rapman, Makerbot, BFB 3000, Rostock, Ultimaker Printrbot, Makibox, Buccaneer, Kossel, Mendel and many other printers. Product Features 1.75mm ABS at 2.2 lb. (1KG) User defined melting temperature at between 190 - 220 C Diameter of the filament: 1.75mm Easy to use Read more [...]

BAAM 3D Printer Manufacturer, Cincinnati Inc., Names Carey Chen new CEO

Last month, Local Motors 3D printed the first car, the Strati, within a 44 hour time frame. In doing so, they received a tremendous amount of publicity, and rightfully so. The vehicle was printed with a carbon fiber/ABS thermoplastic composite, using a machine which is not much different from a typical desktop 3D printer, besides the fact that it’s enormous, and a heck of a lot faster. Carey Chen Although Local Motors took the spotlight at the International Manufacturing Technology Show in Read more [...]

New Mary King’s Riding Star: Become a World Champion!

Become a World Champion! Compete head to head against friends, or the computer in your quest to become World Champion with this fully interactive equestrian simulation. Keep your horse fed, watered and well groomed and the stables clean in order to earn maximum points in each competition. Experience the thrill and excitement of an equestrian competition by competing in dressage, in cross-country, show jumping or in a complete three day even on 10 different courses. Product Features 10 different Read more [...]

‘Create Your Own’ 3D Printed Molecule Necklace Stainless Steel, Medium

Wear Your Favorite Molecules and Get Fashionable with Chemistry Inspiration Behind Molecule Jewelry Chemistry, according to some, is the study of change. With Molecule Jewelry, you can personalize your design by modifying the size of the atoms and bonds. Choose from a variety of the world’s favorite molecules, like coffee, chocolate, sugar, and more. Molecule Jewelry is inspired by all the itty bitty molecules that make up the physical world. These pieces of jewelry Read more [...]

Fully 3D Printed Working Engine Runs Completely on Hot and Cold Water — and You Can Print …

3D printing is fascinating, especially to those individuals who have not ever seen the technology in action previously. However, like with all new technology, this fascination subsides as time goes on and the technology becomes more commonplace. Perhaps we aren’t quite at this point yet with 3D printing, but the intrigue generated through the seeing, touching, and feeling of 3D printed objects will surely wither with time. One man in New Zealand, named Don Clucas, realizes this, and with the help Read more [...]

3D printers coming to SWFL libraries

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- 3D printers can make just about anything, from toys to limbs and even guns. Residents will now have access to 3D printing at local libraries. Jeffrey St. Firman, a recent FGCU graduate, works at the Southwest Florida Library Network (SWFLN). "Anything you could possibly think of, the printer brings it to life," said St. Firman. The cooperative just got a 3D printer to loan to libraries across Southwest Florida. The machine has only been in the area for two weeks and there's Read more [...]

1 Mil Kapton Tape – 7″ x 36 yds / 3D Printer Platform (Polyimide)

1Mil Kapton tape is developed by Dupont which is a HN general purpose film with silicon adhesive. Kapton® polyimide films shows excellent electrical insulation properties, high temperature resistant, and excellent solvent resistant. Kapton tape combines excellent physical, electrical, and mechanical properties, and has been used in applications at temperatures as low as -273°C (-459°F) and as high as 400°C (752°F). Technical Data Sheet: Color: Amber Adhesion Type: Silicone Film Thickness: 1.2 Read more [...]

PLA 3D Printer Printing Plastic Filament 1kg/2.2lbs 1.75mm/3mm For FDM Print Tolerances:+- 0.02mm! ZERO Bubble!

The best 3D printing filament on the market 1.This filament holds a diameter tolerance of 0.02mm which improves reliability and quality of output 2.It comes vacuum-sealed with the desiccant on a 1kg (2.2lb) reel. Well protect the filament from air affection. 3.No air bubbles:Moisture laden filament will tend to bubble and spurt from the tip of the nozzle when printing; reducing the visual quality of the part, part accuracy, strength and introducing the risk of a stripping or clogging in the nozzle. Read more [...]

AGPtek® RAMPS 1.4 Control Board + 5X A4988 Stepstick Driver Module for 3D Printer RepRap

Description: - This list is a Mega Pololu Shield, or RAMPS for short. It is designed to fit the entire electronics needed for a RepRap in one small package for low cost. - RAMPS interfaces an Arduino Mega with the powerful Arduino MEGA platform and has plenty room for expansion. - The modular design includes plug in stepper drivers and extruder control electronics on an Arduino MEGA shield for easy service, part replacement, upgrade-ability and expansion. - Additionally, a number of Arduino expansion Read more [...]

3D Printer Kit Ramps 1.4 + Mega 2560 + A4988 Drivers + LCD 2004 Controller

Module size: 113 x 60 x 30 mm, 108 x 53 x 12 mm, 150 x 62 x 38 mm, 62 x 21 x 19 mm, 20 x 15 mm ( 5pcs )Usb cable length: 500 mmCable length: 300 mmPacking way: cartion package1 Necessary modules and components:Arduino Mega2560 control board (included): responsible for controlling the entire printer to complete certain actionsRAMPS1.4 (included): better to connect and control other hardware and control.A4988 stepper motor driver board (included): used to connect the stepper motor control board in Read more [...]

The growing trend of custom, 3D-printed urns for deceased family members

ST. PAUL, Minn., Oct. 26 (UPI) -- The growing prevalence of 3D printing has affected every business, and now it's in the business of death. 3D printed urns may not yet be all the rage, but the business is expanding. The urns can take the shape of someone's head, an object the deceased particularly liked or any other object. A company called Foreverence out of Minnesota is now 3D printing urns, Pioneer Press reports. Whether it's the person's favorite guitar or their favorite house, the company can Read more [...]