Worlds Fastest RC Car 3D Printed on Ultimaker 2 Extended

November 8, 2015

You probably don’t know this but the world’s fastest RC car at the moment can attain a maximum speed of 202 mph! Well, to say the least; that is a whole lot of speed for a small car. CD-adapco’s STAR-CCM+ Software was used by the current record-holder to design this ultra fast remote controlled car. While […]

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OpenSCAD: Awesome 3D Modelling Software for FREE

April 11, 2015

A few of my blog post ideas start with me browsing Thingiverse and finding something amazing to write about. This one is no different and to cut a long story short I was browsing some of Emmetts creations when I found OpenSCAD. Emmett is famous on Thingiverse for his Gear Bearing amongst many other things. What I […]

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Austrian Artist 3D Prints Amazing Life-Like Insect Models

November 9, 2014

3D printing has been traditionally associated with small lack-luster plastic objects. However, recently this view has changed because of several amateur efforts that have introduced the world to a novel concept: 3D printed art. We’ve already told you about some of them like Scott Camazine’s Printed Skulls, Stilnest’s Cuckoo Clock and the Art of Failed 3D Objects. […]

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Asda Supermarket Trials 3D Printed Models of Shoppers

December 30, 2013

If you haven’t yet decided what you are going to buy yourself with your leftover Christmas money, how about creating a mini model of yourself or family! Some months ago that would sound like a crazy idea but not since the Asda supermarket trials of 3D printed models for shoppers. Once the new 3D printing […]

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What a Sweet Idea: 3D Printing Using Sugar

August 12, 2013

Hansel and Gretel, lost in a forest, found a house made completely of candy. You should keep an eye out for such a candy house in your area because within a year or two, this centuries’ old tale could take the form of reality. This is all thanks to a Los Angeles couple’s sweet idea of printing […]

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Rubber-Like: A New Flexible 3D Printing Material

July 24, 2013

Up until now, 3D printed objects were created mainly by resin based materials. The end result, cool looking creatively designed objects but with one major flaw: rigidity. No denying it, the ordinary 3D printing materials are good but because they lack resilience, the applications they can support through 3D printing can only go so far. […]

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