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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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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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3D Printed Drone by Flirtey Delivers a Domino’s Pizza

September 23, 2016

We are all guilty on this one. Yes, even you. Some of us more than others! We’ve all called the Pizza delivery guy (at least once) and had them deliver some nice delicious pizza for us, while seated at home on the couch feeling warm and lazy. After all, who doesn’t love pizza? Now thanks to […]

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Amazing Talon X1 3D Printed Drone Kit from Airwolf 3D

August 10, 2016

Most kids get very ecstatic when flying virtual helicopters in their video games. With the Talon X1 Educational Drone Kit, however, kids will have firsthand experience and feel of flying a real quadcopter but best of all – flying their own drone. Airwolf 3D, a 3D printer manufacturer based in Costa Mesa California, has released […]

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Thor by Airbus – The World’s First 3D Printed Plane

June 22, 2016

Airbus, a European airline company based in France, has made history thanks to their debut of the very first 3D printed plane called “Thor”. This unique aircraft has been named THOR as short for ‘Test of High-tech Objectives in Reality’. Airbus publicly displayed this windowless, 46 pounds (21 Kilos), 13 feet long mini-plane for the […]

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RC Land Yacht Filmed Weaving Down a Hill

April 20, 2016

In last weeks RC Land Yacht Update I had been modifying the steering mechanism and had just managed to 3D print a tyre which I’d designed. This little 3D printed land yacht looked quite functional now, although still being without a sail it’s still really a soap box racer as it needs gravity to power it. […]

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