On Demand Polymers For 3D Printing?

On Demand Polymers For 3D Printing?

I’m reading a fascinating paper describing how one could make new polymers on the fly. 

Incredible Simplify3D Resource Available

Incredible Simplify3D Resource Available

If you are a user of Simplify3D, you want to read this. 

Onshape Tightens Licensing For Free Users

Onshape Tightens Licensing For Free Users

It seems that Onshape is making things more challenging for free users of its 3D CAD service. 

Melissa Ng – “I Gave Myself A Time Limit Of Three Months To Learn How To 3D Model And 3D Print Something And Whether Or Not It Was Worth Pursuing”

Melissa Ng – “I Gave Myself A Time Limit Of Three Months To Learn How To 3D Model And 3D Print Something And Whether Or Not It Was Worth Pursuing”

Melissa Ng makes intricate Dreamer Masks and fantasy wearable art for ambitious creatives who want to take people’s breath away. 

LulzBot's New Micro Toolhead

LulzBot's New Micro Toolhead

LulzBot unexpectedly announced a new toolhead suitable for very, very tiny 3D prints. 

The Lotus EZ LCD SLA 3D Printer

The Lotus EZ LCD SLA 3D Printer

There’s a new resin 3D printer option: The Lotus EZ LCD SLA 3D Printer.

XYZprinting Announces Full Color 3D Printer

XYZprinting Announces Full Color 3D Printer

There’s a new full color 3D printer option available, just announced by XYZprinting. 

Book of the Week: 3D Printing in Medicine

Book of the Week: 3D Printing in Medicine

This week’s selection is the detailed “3D Printing In Medicine” by author Deepak M Kalaskar.

The Inexpensive Phrozen Shuffle 3D Printer

The Inexpensive Phrozen Shuffle 3D Printer

Taiwan-based Phrozen has announced a new resin-based desktop 3D printer that has some interesting new features - and an incredible price. 

Airwolf 3D Unveils "Stretch" Professional 3D Printer

Airwolf 3D Unveils "Stretch" Professional 3D Printer

Airwolf 3D announced a rather large 3D printer, the new EVO 22. 

Design of the Week: PeakBoil

Design of the Week: PeakBoil

This week’s selection is the highly unusual PeakBoil by students at ETH Zurich. 

3D Printing "Directly" from Google Earth

3D Printing "Directly" from Google Earth

Some folks found a way to 3D print full color cityscapes directly from Google Earth. 

Hands on with PLAS3D Filament

Hands on with PLAS3D Filament

We finally managed to test a sample of PLAS3D’s filament, and boy, we are impressed!

I Thought These 3D Printing Stories Were Gone

I Thought These 3D Printing Stories Were Gone

I’m reading a piece on InvestorPlace discussing several “doomed” 3D printer company stocks. 

The Need For 3D Printing Joint Ventures

The Need For 3D Printing Joint Ventures

Recent interest in more exotic materials should drive a lot more partnerships in the future. 

$25 Million from Chemical Giant Advances Materialise’s 3D Printing Partnership with BASF

$25 Million from Chemical Giant Advances Materialise’s 3D Printing Partnership with BASF

Powder Bed Fusion machines located at Materialise’s 3D printing facilities. (Image courtesy of Materialise.)

Could Carbon Become an Automotive Giant?

Could Carbon Become an Automotive Giant?

I had an interesting thought about Carbon and where they might end up. 

Stratasys and 3D Systems Release Quarterly Results: Good or Bad?

Stratasys and 3D Systems Release Quarterly Results: Good or Bad?

The two biggest publicly traded 3D printer companies just released their quarterly results. 

Venturi 3D Steps Up

Venturi 3D Steps Up

I’m looking at a new crowdfunding 3D printer launch.

Lockheed Martin Sets Record for Giant 3D Printed Satellite Fuel Tank

Lockheed Martin Sets Record for Giant 3D Printed Satellite Fuel Tank

Since its founding in 1995, Lockheed Martin has made a myriad of contributions to the aerospace industry with groundbreaking new technologies. 

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