Dubbed as the catalyst for the next industrial revolution, 3D printing is one of the most impressive technological developments of the 20th century, and while it hasn’t disrupted mass production yet, it’s ... Read more
There are now hundreds of different free 3D modeling software tools for beginners looking to create their own 3D models. Users can export their models and either 3D print them, or post ... Read more
Although we’re not quite ready 3D print passenger jets yet, 3D printing projects wihtin the aerospace industry has caused speculation...
Increasingly, makers are turning away from desktop FDM 3D printers, preferring to buy a cheap 3D printer kit and build their own DIY 3D printer from scratch. Some of these are RepRap ... Read more
Some desktop 3D printers are inexpensive nowadays — and they can fit on your desktop or in a microwave-sized corner in your kitchen. However, this wasn’t always the case. For most of ... Read more
Whilst yes, 3D printing gold can use the same techniques as 3D printing any other metal, some will produce far better results than others...
3D printing using flexible filaments that mimic rubber proves just how versatile the industry has become. The sheer range of properties and applications of 3D printable materials is truly remarkable. And with ... Read more
New techniques allowe us to 3D print bigger and bigger objects.. So, just how close are we to being able to produce 3D print bridges?
Rapid prototyping was mainly first used in the car industry to test if new car parts were feasible back in the 1980s. Today, rapid prototyping 3D printing, as well as other methods ... Read more
"3D printing is beginning to change the way drones are designed, built, and even their level of accessibility... "
The 3D construction industry is evolving quickly and expected to reach a market value of $1,575 million by 2024, a huge increase from the meager $3 million in 2019. And with that ... Read more
Dr Adrian Bowyer is known as the originator of the RepRap movement that spearheaded the low cost 3D printer advances that we enjoy today. Along with university help, as well as collaborators ... Read more