We had a chance to speak with DyeMansion about their latest technology developments.
Innovation on Deck: How Louisville Slugger uses 3D Printing
Louisville Slugger is combining modern techniques with tradition by using 3D printing to create next generation equipment.
Does a 3D Printed Basketball Predict Future Designs?
EOS released information about a rather unusual basketball they and partners were able to 3D print.
The NFL’s Concussion Protocol, Traumatic Brain Injuries, and 3D Printing
Charles R. Goulding and Warren Buzzell look at how a recent incident might have been helped with a 3D print application.
Question of the Week: Silicone 3D Printing?
This week’s question begins with silicone 3D printing, but then moves to other options.
Run Faster and Save the Planet with 3D-Printed Shoes
Carbon’s new EPU 44 material uses a lattice to translate vertical force into horizontal motion in sustainability-focused Adidas 4DFWD footwear.
New 3D Print Application: Chamois Pads
At least two companies plan to produce 3D printed chamois pads.
Mosaic Manufacturing’s E-Twill is a Game Changer
Hidden at the back of their Rapid+TCT booth, Mosaic Manufacturing displayed an amazing 3D print technology.
Cricket Expansion and 3D Printing
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi examine how 3D printing is gradually being used in the sport of Cricket.
2022 Predictions for 3D Printing
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi have some thoughts about what might transpire in the world of 3D printing during 2022.
Pickleball Rise in Popularity and 3D Printing
Charles R. Goulding and Ryan Donley examine how 3D printing could be used in pickleball.
Swimply is Making a Splash and 3D Printing Can Dive In On This Trend
Owning a pool isn’t always a pool party.
Rawlings Knocks It Out of the Park with New 3D-Printed Baseball Glove
Incorporating lattices has not only enhanced the quality of Rawlings’ baseball gloves, but stands to improve players’ performance.
Carbon x Rawlings Play Ball
The next generation of pro baseball glove brings 3D printed lattices to the ballpark.
Nike Spikes Dig Into The Competition With Help From 3D Printing
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi examine the use of 3D printing in competitive running shoes from Nike.
The KAV 3D Printed Bike Helmet
Another personalized consumer product has been launched using 3D print technology, the KAV bike helmet.
Seeking The Perfect 3D Printed Swim Goggles
A company is offering perfectly-fitting swim goggles with 3D technology.
Dick’s Sporting Goods, Hardline Sports, And 3D Printing
Charles R. Goulding and Ryan Donley consider the use of 3D printing in sporting goods like bicycles and golf equipment.
3D Printing Hits The Ice With NHL-Certified Helmet Liners
Carbon and CCM Hockey are getting their heads in the game with customized 3D printed helmet liners for the NHL.
3D Printing Hits The Slopes
Charles R. Goulding and Peter Favata take a look at the sporty side of 3D printing with a focus on skiing.
Fore! 3D Printing in Golf
Charles R. Goulding and Peter Favata explore the use of 3D printing in the world of golf.
Olympics Approve 3D Printed Nike Vaporfly
Charles Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi look at the use of 3D printing in Olympic events.
3D Printing for Improving Sports Safety
Charles R. Goulding, Preeti Sulibhavi and Lara Tomiko discuss sports safety advances with 3D printing.
Power Without Pain. Prosthetic Fit Critical to Cycling Championship
Recreational cyclists joke of biking their legs off after a hard ride.
The Unusual Science of 3D Printed Motion
Researchers at MIT have come up with an ingenious new approach for motion studies using 3D printing.
Nike’s Flyprint: Is It Really 3D Printed?
Nike announced a new “3-D Printed” running shoe, but it seems a bit strange to me.
3D Printed Longboard Illustrates the Best and Worst of 3D Printing
A 3D printing experiment demonstrates how both success and tragedy in the industry.
Design of the Week: Wiffle Ball Bat Holder
This week’s selection is the practical Wiffle Ball Bat Holder by Portland-based JPGrind.
How 3D Printing Has And Will Affect Sports
3D printers have made custom manufacturing easy and inexpensive.
Anaheim Ducks Reach Out With 3D Printing
The National Hockey League’s Anaheim Ducks recently involved 3D printing in an educational initiative.
Design of the Week: Scaled World Cup
This week’s selection is the FIFA Scaled World Cup by Thingiverse designer Missy P.
A Sports Opportunity for 3D Printing?
Some major sports teams have official products, such as an official drink or service. But why not have an official 3D printer?
Buy a 3D Printed Stadium
There’s quite a few 3D print services out there today and it’s hard for services to distinguish themselves. One strategy is to specialize and that’s what ZVerse does. They specialize in Sports.
3D Printed Sports Logos: Illegal?
Boston, Massachusetts is the original home of ZCorp, now owned by 3D Systems. It’s also the home of the Boston Bruins NHL hockey club, currently battling the Chicago Blackhawks for the championship Stanley Cup. In 2011 the Bruins won the cup and the folks (or perhaps fans) at ZCorp printed out the Bruins official… Continue reading 3D Printed Sports Logos: Illegal?
World’s First 3D Printed Sailboard
Startup company MADE BOARDS has devised a process to create surf, paddle and sailboards using 3D printing. They don’t simply design a board and print it out – they customize the design for each individual. The process involves capturing data about “your body, your style, and the conditions in which you ride”, and then… Continue reading World’s First 3D Printed Sailboard
World’s First 3D Printed Snowboard
Every Third Thursday has published a video of their most recent experiment: a 3D printed snowboard. The experiment, as you’ll see, was a success. Printing a snowboard poses two immediate challenges: a snowboard is larger than most 3D printers’ build chambers. The second challenge is strength. 3D printers can produce objects but they often… Continue reading World’s First 3D Printed Snowboard
Necessity Causes Invention: A GoPro Scuba Mount
If you’ve never used a GoPro, perhaps you should. It’s an inexpensive but very specialized camera designed to be used outdoors in action situations. It’s the camera on the skydiver’s helmet or hanging from bike handlebars giving us those heart-stopping videos. As you might imagine, there are an infinite number of possible mounting… Continue reading Necessity Causes Invention: A GoPro Scuba Mount