What is 3D Printing and How Does it Work?

February 15, 2017

In simple terms 3D printing is the process of creating 3D objects from digital files. Another less commonly used name for 3D printing is additive manufacturing and for good reason. Additive manufacturing differs from traditional subtractive manufacturing in that only the material required to create an object is actually used during the manufacturing process. Traditional […]

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Book Review: 3D Printing 3rd Edition – Christopher Barnatt

January 16, 2017

In April 2014 I reviewed the First Edition of Christopher Barnatts 3D Printing book and in October of the same year I reviewed the Second Edition. The second edition was a major update and now, in early 2017, I’ve just read the third edition which is another major update. This latest edition was released in late […]

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My 3D Printed Land Yacht Project is Nearly Complete

January 12, 2017

It was in April 2016 when I last wrote about my 3D printed land yacht project but seven months later in November I decided that it was time I committed to finishing and releasing this project. Also in November I published a YouTube video about my progress so far and made a plan to finish […]

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New MakerBot Replicator+ Promises Bigger, Faster 3D Prints

December 13, 2016

MakerBot has come up with a new and better upgrade to its initial version of 3D printers – the MakerBot Replicator+. The outstanding features and capabilities of this printer have literally took it to a whole new level. Some of the key benefits that stand out with the Replicator+ include advanced print speed, print volume […]

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How I Made These Customised Fidget Hand Spinners

November 29, 2016

I was reading a book the other day when a random thought suddenly popped into my head. A friend had recently mentioned 3D printed fidget spinners (or hand spinners as they’re sometimes called) but I didn’t think too much of it at the time. Well, as this random thought had interrupted my reading I decided […]

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Black Friday Offers – November 2016

November 18, 2016

For this years Black Friday I’m offering great deals on all of my 3D printing products, so you can learn more about this great technology without breaking the bank. I don’t think one day is long enough and I don’t want people to miss out, so I’ll be running this promotion from the 18th to […]

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