3D Racers introduces online car Editor, Kickstarter launching Q1 2015

Dec.20, 2014 - Rome, Italy based Marco D’Alia and Francesco Murru have created 3DRacers, a 3D printed, smart RC car acing game that allows you create fully-customized mini race cars online and 3D print them. More

3D Systems objects at Cooper Hewitt, presents Most Elegant Scissors Ever at opening ceremony

Dec.20, 2014 - Beginning December 12 3D Systems' innovative examples of 3D printed desgin are featured in the newly reopened Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum. More

Two Ohio artists use 3D printing to create snake-skin patterns on human skin

Dec.19, 2014 - {skin}-D.E.E.P. is a project by the collaborative arts duo //benitez_vogl, and is all about the creation of ‘temporary biomimetic skin patterns’, or temporarily mimicking patterns that exist in nature on human skin. More

ColorFabb announces new brassFill 3D printing filament

Dec.19, 2014 - The company offers a variety of different, innovative 3D printing filaments. Today the colorFabb team announced a new addition to its special filament portfolio: brassFill. More

ProtoCycler, a fully automated desktop filament extruder & grinder launches on Indiegogo

Dec.19, 2014 - ProtoCycler is a machine that ‘allows you to recycle waste plastic into valuable 3D printer filament - safely, quickly, and easily! It comes complete with a built in grinder, intelligent computer control... More

Table top scenery done right: New Zealand fans 3D print an entire high-rise

Dec.19, 2014 - As Matt of Printable Scenery explained to 3derers.org, their love for table top war games has inspired them to experiment with various creations for 28 mm gaming, like Warhammer (40k). More

NASA just emailed a socket wrench to astronauts in space for 3D printing

Dec.19, 2014 - When International Space Station commander Barry Wilmore needed a wrench, rather than having to go to the trouble of sending one, NASA emailed him a digital file. More

Belgian 3D printing pioneer Materialise opens new office in China

Dec.19, 2014 - Materialise NV, a leading provider of Additive Manufacturing software and of sophisticated 3D Printing solutions in the medical and industrial markets, officially opened its new office in Shanghai, China. More

Learn how to create 3D printable articulated sculptures

Dec.19, 2014 - In their Instructables project “How to Create 3D Printable Articulated Sculptures”, project creator ‘chosetec’ outlines the steps necessary for creating your very own 3D prints with movable parts and print-assembled parts. More

TABBY is an open source, full-sized car chassis that you can 3D print and drive

Dec.18, 2014 - Aiming to bridge the gap between the automotive industry and the ethos of open source product development, Tin has spent the last 8 years assembling a team to further develop the concept into what is now known as OSVehicle. More

Build a flower robot with six 3D printed muscles that can open and close

Dec.18, 2014 - Instructables user Mikey77 has developed a way to 3D print cheap and easy muscles that could potentially replace servos and gear-motors in robots in the future. More

3D printed sensors help advance cardiac research and surgery methods

Dec.18, 2014 - More recently, researchers from the University of Western Ontario have developed an implantable solution for investigating the state of the heart... which has been manufactured using 3D printing. More

Students create large-scale 3d prints with their adaptable Sky Printer

Dec.18, 2014 - The Sky Printer is an adaptable, cable-based delta-gantry system that is capable of printing large objects with a minimal footprint. More

3D print yourself a simple, cheap and versatile circuit board

Dec.18, 2014 - Jonny Bischof, a YouMagine user, has just shared a very useful and equally accessible guide for 3D printing yourself a very cheap circuit board that can be used for whatever project you’re working on. More

Australian dentist develops 3D printed solution for sleep apnea

Dec.18, 2014 - It was therefore very interesting to learn about Oventus technology, a brand-new 3D printed solution for sleep apnea developed by Australian dentist Chris Hart. More

Teenagers develop 3D printed wristband that pauses and records live TV when you fall asleep

Dec.18, 2014 - But this year might be the last time that happens, as two British teenagers have just finished work on a 3D printed solution: a wristband that senses when its wearer falls asleep. More

Build a realistic 3D printed Dalek from the TV Show Doctor Who

Dec.18, 2014 - Inspired by the popular villainous cyborg, Instructables user ‘snifikino’ has created a Dalek project using 3D printed components, and has shared the CAD files for creating your own on the 3D printed Dalek project page. More

Researchers creating low-cost 3D printed hands for developing countries

Dec.17, 2014 - More recently, the University of Victoria has been exploring ways in which they can build off of similar 3D printed prosthetics hands and upper limbs by redesigning more complicated, non-3D printed prosthetic hands. More

Launzer signs deal with Warner Brothers & ITV Studios to sell 3D printed figurines

Dec.17, 2014 - Finnish 3D printing marketplace Lanzer announced that it has reached an agreement with two leading entertainment firms, Warner Brothers Consumer Products and ITV Studios Global Entertainment. More

Hershey announces its first ever 3D printed chocolate exhibit

Dec.17, 2014 - The Hershey Company (NYSE:HSY), in partnership with 3D Systems, today announced the December 19 debut of its 3D Chocolate Candy Printing exhibit at Hershey’s Chocolate World Attraction. More

You can now 3D print yourself a 1.3 meter tall World of Warcraft Frostmourne Sword

Dec.17, 2014 - South-African born 3D designer Kirby Downey has taken things to an entirely different level with his giant 3D printed replica of the Frostmourne blade from the Warcraft franchise. More

British scientists 3D print ‘phantom’ tumors and organs to help combat cancer

Dec.17, 2014 - British scientists from the Institute of Cancer Research in London, England, have developed a method for 3D printing personalized replica models of tumors and organs. More

Airwolf & RoboHand shatters Guinness Record with 201 3D printed prosthetics in 24 hours

Dec.17, 2014 - Print-A-Thon was a success: not only did they manage to set a new world record for the number of 3D printers active at the same time, but the gathered crowd even printed a very respectable 201 prosthetics throughout the day. More

3D printed Touchable Yearbook lets blind students ‘See’ faces of their friends

Dec.17, 2014 - One small Korean 3D printing company has come up with a Touchable Yearbook, featuring very accurate, 3D printed busts of students, allowing blind students to feel and experience their own past once again through touch. More

Students build a 7-foot (213cm) tall 3D printer for weaving ultra-lightweight structures with fibrous materials

Dec.17, 2014 - The 7-foot (213cm) tall 3D printer is designed to create ultra-lightweight woven structures with fibrous materials rather than the more typical hard plastics seen in traditional 3D printers. More

FLUX 3D Printer surpasses $1million on Kickstarter

Dec.17, 2014 - Back when it was launched on Kickstarter in October of 2014, the FLUX 3D Printer sent a ripple through the 3D printing community thanks to its modular setup that sets it apart from other desktop 3D printer offerings. More

New startup raised $2.8 million for developing a reinforced composite 3D printer

Dec.16, 2014 - Having successfully raised $2.8 million this morning, Impossible Objects is one step closer towards putting their reinforced composite, production-ready 3D printed parts into today’s automobiles. More

Print your very own bone or skull with a desktop FDM 3D printer

Dec.16, 2014 - But did you know you can already print some very accurate medical replicas on your very own desktop 3D printer? This is true for just about any FDM 3D printer that can work with G-code (which most can). More

Tinello's 3D printed scale models give customers a glimpse of their future kitchens

Dec.16, 2014 - Last Saturday visitors of the ‘Excellent Beurs’ convention in Rotterdam were able to catch a glimpse of a brand-new 3D printing application: 3D printed kitchens. More

Improve your 3D print quality with the BuzzBox for desktop 3D printers

Dec.16, 2014 - Aiming to solve this problem in a one-size-fits-all package, Apogee Science and Crystal Water Designs, the makers behind the BuzzBox, just might have found the perfect solution. More

3D printed chair by Joris Laarman added to collection of Rijksmuseum Amsterdam

Dec.16, 2014 - While already turning heads at the time, Joris Laarman's 3D printed chair has now been donated to the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam (the State Museum Amsterdam, the largest museum of the Netherlands) by a private donor. More

Braemar invests in Voxel8, creator of world’s first multi-material 3D electronics printer

Dec.16, 2014 - Braemar Energy Ventures today announced its investment in Voxel8, creator of the world’s first multi-material 3D electronics printer capable of printing embedded electronics and other novel devices. More

3D printed custom prosthetic legs allow Derby the Dog to run upright for the first time

Dec.16, 2014 - Born with deformities in both of his front legs, Derby the dog was, until now, only able to get around on soft surfaces. With the help of 3D printed prosthetics, Derby has got a second chance and his life completely changed. More

Spanish startup 3d prints trophies for Hockenheim & Silverstone Formula One Grand Prix races

Dec.16, 2014 - It turns out that both the first prize trophies of the Hockenheim (Germany) and Silverstone (England) racing tracks have been completely 3D printed. More

taulman3D introduces new highly flexible 3D printing filament PCTPE

Dec.16, 2014 - 3D printing filament manufacturer taulman3D announces today the release their new highly flexible 3D Printing material called PCTPE. PCTPE stands for 'Plasticized Copolyamide TPE'. More

3D print a christmas ornament while donating to a children’s hospital this season

Dec.15, 2014 - The Toronto-based startup Voovo has launched a charity initiative this month that allows users around the globe to pick from one of four 3D printable Christmas ornaments after making a small donation... More

Researcher earn grant to create better 3D printed bone coating material

Dec.15, 2014 - While existing coatings used for 3D printed titanium replacements are able to create a more natural-feeling surface for the surrounding tissues in the hip and knee areas, the material properties still lack the rigidity... More

3D printing helps bring SipCaddy shower cup holder to life

Dec.15, 2014 - Two brothers, who themselves enjoy a beer in the shower, want to change that and have brought to market one of the better solutions we’ve seen in the form of the SipCaddy. More

500 3D printed figurines created for Steven Sebring’s 360-degree camera rig project

Dec.15, 2014 - As digital cameras become cheaper and free 3D software more readily available for a wide range of users, 3D printing has found its way into a wide variety of projects that only a couple years ago might not have even been an option. More

MonkeyFab 3D prints a five foot tall replica of Poland’s White Eagle emblem

Dec.15, 2014 - The Polish 3D printer producer MonkeyFab have recently unveiled something truly remarkable at the 3D Print Show in Warsaw, Poland: a giant replica of Poland’s national emblem, the White Eagle. More

Design and 3D print your own monster with My Little Monster app

Dec.15, 2014 - My Little Monster – Make it Real is interesting as it allows you to make thousands of potential monsters. It’s a drawing and playing app aimed at children and childish adults. More

Marvell announces first fully integrated 3D printer system-on-chip solution

Dec.15, 2014 - NASDAQ listed company Marvell today announced the industry's first fully integrated 3D printer system-on-chip (SoC) and software solution platform. More

Charleston, WV Newspapers sells 3D printed Christmas tree ornaments to support local charities

Dec.15, 2014 - Charleston Newspapers, the publisher behind the local papers Charleston Daily Mail, will be selling 3D printed Christmas tree ornaments to the benefit of the Daily Mail’s Neediest Cases Appeals and Gazette Charities. More

3DLT partners with iconic Japanese character Domo-kun to launch 3D printed Domo Santa

Dec.15, 2014 - Cincinnati 3-D printing company 3DLT has signed a licensing agreement with Big Tent Entertainment to design, sell and manufacture 3D printed products based on the character Domo-kun. More

3D print a highly-detailed Russian T80 Tank

Dec.15, 2014 - We've stumbled on a printing project that will doubtlessly inspire you: a highly-detailed Russian T80 Tank. It might not entirely be in the spirit of Christmas, but it certainly is very cool. More

Jelwek launches 3D printed, wood filament watch collection

Dec.14, 2014 - A young team of Polish designers and engineers has created a beautiful, functional wristwatch using FFF (fused filament fabrication) technology and a unique, wood-like material. More

3D printable German Panzer Tank IV model kit

Dec.14, 2014 - 3D printing empowers many toy enthusiasts to design and 3D print toys and gaming figurines. This week London based designer Elliott Viles has showcased another latest design cool design: a German Panzer IV Tank. More

EOS 3D printers create flight-ready helicopter parts for Bell Helicopters

Dec.14, 2014 - For years Bell Helicopter has been relying on 3D printing to test and prototype components before putting them into production as final helicopter parts, which requires incredible precision and final execution. More

Hush creates world’s first wireless noise-cancelling earplugs

Dec.14, 2014 - Created by engineers Daniel “Ewok” Lee, Daniel Synn, and Daniel “Chesong” Lee, affectionately referred to as the Three Daniels, Hush is a set of wireless earplugs that connect to your smartphone. More

3D printed implant producer Ossis aims to revolutionize orthopaedic surgeries

Dec.14, 2014 - New Zealand-based implant producer Ossis Ltd has announced to expand and revolutionize their production of 3D printed implants. The company has already been producing custom-made implants... More

Ancient mathematical technique applied to 3D printed stereographic lampshade

Dec.13, 2014 - Everything old is new again—even when it comes to 3D printing. Mathematician Jason Cole was inspired by a classic technique that goes as far back ancient Greece in order to create beautiful, personalized stereographic light displays. More

HYPER hydrogel 3D printing pen creates Nanoscale 3D structures in platinum

Dec.13, 2014 - A team of South Korean scientists, led by Seongpil Hwang of the Korea University in Seoul, has now developed a very intriguing and promising 3D printer: the HYPER pen. More

Students use 3d printing for BMW X3 concept redesign parts

Dec.12, 2014 - Among other real-world applications that the student body focuses on as a part of the graduate program is the Deep Orange project, a two-year vehicle prototype project... More

3D print your very own piece of natural history and hang it from your Christmas tree

Dec.12, 2014 - Put a 3D printed T-rex on your Christmas tree! Now you can have your very own Dire Wolf skull or Hagerman horse skull to hang on your Christmas tree. More

10,000 Euros offered for an open source plastic recycling machine design

Dec.12, 2014 - Last time we heard from Dave Hakkens, founder of the incredible Precious Plastics project, he was busy on a new project that exploded all over the internet in the form of a modular phone design. More

'EDAG Light Cocoon' 3D printed paper-light concept car to debut at Geneva 2015

Dec.12, 2014 - Giant German manufacturing firm EDAG has announced plans to introduce the Light Cocoon concept at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, the most important European event for all car makers. More

3D Hubs releases The 2015 3D Printer Guide

Dec.12, 2014 - 3D Hubs, the Netherlands-based resource center for 3D printer owners and users, has released today The 2015 3D Printer Guide, based on the reviews of 2,279 verified 3D Printer owners from around the world. More

$5m 3D (or 6D) printed building project, 'Nautilus Genesis Resort', set to start in March 2015

Dec.12, 2014 - Chorogenesis revealed that their brand new and revolutionary 3D printing technology will be showcased in a futuristic and inspiring construction project called Nautilus Genesis Resort, that is set to begin in March 2015. More

Makerbot launches 5 new beloved 3D printed Sesame Street characters

Dec.12, 2014 - Makerbot announced yesterday a new line of 3D printable Sesame Street characters are available on the MakerBot Digital Store and in MakerBot Retail Stores in Boston, New York and Greenwich, Connecticut. More

HYREL 3D releases an open-source and fully customizable printhead

Dec.12, 2014 - And just in time for Christmas HYREL 3D, one of the manufacturers of those modular printers, has just released an interesting update that will doubtlessly excite many HYREL users. More

Two 3D printed vertebrae successfully implanted into the spine of 21-year-old tumor sufferer

Dec.12, 2014 - The 21-year-old Wang Lin, who is currently in her senior year at a university in Hangzhou, China, certainly wouldn’t have thought that 3D printing could save her life. More

Pyramidal shape algorithm removes need for 3D print material support

Dec.11, 2014 - Simon Fraser University Computer Science professor Richard Zhang and PhD candidate Ruizhen Hu have developed a new method for automatically decomposing a 3D object into pyramidal parts. More

ObjectForm announces Fila-Cycle line of 100% reycled 3D printer filaments

Dec.11, 2014 - ObjectForm, a Sheffield, England-based company founded in April of 2014, announced yesterday the launch of their own range of 100% recycled 3D printing filament and pellets under their new Fila-Cycle product line. More

Bio-responsive architectural 3D prints can sense external environments

Dec.11, 2014 - One project at the University of Stuttgart has explored the development of digital fabrication of climate responsive material systems for architectural applications with a focus on additive manufacturing methods. More

NOOKA founder and Creative Director Matt Waldman on 3D printing

Dec.11, 2014 - 3D Systems has partnered with fashion brand NOOKA since last November to deliver a special edition 3D printed Zub 40 watch collection for tech enthusiast alike. More

Meet and ride with 3D printed car Strati at NAIAS 2015 in Detroit

Dec.11, 2014 - Attendees will be able to ride along in the world's first full-size, working 3-D-printed car, the Strati. This game-changing vehicle is the brainchild of Phoenix-based Local Motors. More

Research firm to review 3D printing to help UK Army find land forces future capability

Dec.11, 2014 - The British Army is taking a look at what kind of future technology may have impact on land forces in the 2030-2040 timescale and has recruited Roke Manor Research to identify potential ideas. More

Michigan Tech developed cheap and easy post-printing techniques for metal objects

Dec.11, 2014 - For an engineering team from the Michigan Technological University – Led by Joshua Pearce, Associate Professor of Materials Science and Engineering – has been working on an open-source 3D metal printer for some time now. More

3D printed implant helps regenerate meniscus and prevent arthritis

Dec.11, 2014 - Researchers at Columbia University Medical Center have devised a way to replace damaged menisci using a personalized 3D printed implant infused with proteins that stimulate stem cells. More

Wildlife Conservation UAV Challenge uses 3D printed drones to save endangered animals

Dec.11, 2014 - Unmanned Aarial Vehicles have been making headlines recently due to their controversial use by the U.S. Military. However, there is another war being waged that could significantly benefit from UAVs and 3D printing technology. More

Bolivian student designs and builds a 3D printer that uses PET bottles as filament

Dec.11, 2014 - For as part of his graduation project at the Universidad Mayor de San Andrés (UMSA), Bolivian student Paulo Loma has been building a 3D printer absolutely from scratch. More

Mid-Air Haptic Holograms Create ‘Invisible’ Interactive 3D Objects

Dec.10, 2014 - Recently, researchers at Bristol University have combined the haptic feedback technology with 3D holograms to create ‘invisible’ 3D objects that, while there is no physical object... More

The winners of 'Print up your life! – How does 3D printing change our world?' announced

Dec.10, 2014 - The purmundus challenge 2014 presented its exciting final exhibition at EuroMold. This competition for 3D printing was organized in cooperation with the Demat GmbH and was open to designers and engineers. More

iRobot releases hackable Roomba robot with 3D printing support

Dec.10, 2014 - iRobot has spearheaded the effort to expand the device with 3D printed accessories by including a 3D printable bin with modification instructions on their projects page to help ignite some ideas... More

3D print yourself a very cool ‘Word Clock’

Dec.10, 2014 - Unlike most clocks, this 3D printed ‘Word Clock’ lights up the specific time, up to a five minute accuracy. While therefore not great when boiling an egg, it's a clever and unusual design that looks absolutely stunning. More


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