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The idea to make yafrd (yet another filament roll dispenser) originates trying to 3D Print some of these useful support available on internet. Unfortunately I too frequently find objects (and not only in this case) that "in theory" will work perfectly but then when having the components in your hands arises mechanical issues making them almost useless or very difficult to use or build. Some of the tools I tried was too complex, other was too expansive and in some cases requiring components t ...
gihu

Curios 3D printed sun clock

Posted by gihu Apr 17, 2016
Hi all,   I just wanted to share with you something that I have recently seen, despite of probably many of you have seen it before... It is a digital-style sun clock, here is the link http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2016/02/a-3d-printed-sundial-displays-time-like-a-digital-clock/   For sure there are in this community people who can improve it !! ...
dougw

3D Printed Phaser

Posted by dougw Top Member Apr 16, 2016
3D printers are great for printing iconic props from the movies. Here is my version of a Star Trek phaser: If you need the file, let me know. ...
dougw

Triple Gaff 3D Print

Posted by dougw Top Member Apr 2, 2016
The Triple Gaff project is a solution to carrying heavy objects with narrow handles that cut into your fingers. The Triple Gaff has hooks that grab narrow handles on objects to be carried, but the handle of the Triple Gaff has a large diameter to distribute the load over a larger surface area thus translating the concentrated high stress load from a narrow handle to a low stress load. The shape is designed to be 3D printed with no support structures. It can prevent finger pain while carrying ...
Bionic organs are closer than you think. From 3D-printed organs to artificial capillary systems made with a cotton candy machine, artificial organs are almost ready for human trial, and could mean the end of organic organ transplants furthermore. (images via WakeHealth)   In 3D printing scientists saw something special – the future of biotechnology. And it isn’t a pipe dream anymore. Scientists have actually 3D printed organs that are viable and near ready for human trials. &# ...
  ThingMaker uses 3D printer technology for kids to create toys (Photo from Mattel)   Remember toys that encouraged kids to make their own creations, like Easy Bake Oven and Creepy Crawlers? Toys like this are still around, but Mattel wants to take it a step further. At this past weekend's Toy Fair in NYC, Mattel unveiled their latest toys which are more sophisticated than Barbie dolls and board games. One of the more impressive is called ThingMaker, a reboot of a similar toy from ...
The world’s largest 3D printer unveiled! WASP, the World’s Advanced Saving Project, has created a huge 3D printer called, “Big Delta” that is set to produce disaster relief housing. Big Delta stands 40 feet tall and 20 feet around and can print houses using naturally sourced materials like mud. (via WASP)     On Friday, January 29, 2016 the world's largest 3-D printer, called the 'Big Delta,' will be unveiled in Rieti, Italy. Luckily for us, the teams have alre ...
  Skriware is a new innovative 3D printing ecosystem on the market and with a new outlook on 3D printing it could really help accelerate personal 3D printers in the average home. Skriware’s new approach revolves around their easy to use Skriware printer and Skrimarket where 3D models can be “downloaded” and printed. “Downloaded” because the same way you download a TV show or movie while you watch it in real time is the same experience you get when printing from ...
Looking fresh... The NX1 Nexa3D resin printer that is selling for almost half the price (via Nexa3D) Just when you think the ‘prosumer’ 3D printing trend will diminish, it just gets better… or perhaps just different. This new gadget, called the NX1 by Nexa3D, is set to hit the market in March 2016 will be the fastest 3D printer on the market – boasting a speed of only one minute for each cm at the highest resolution. This is the equivalent to at least 25 times faster ...
For Christmas, my wife got me a XYZprinting DaVinci Jr 1.0 3d printer.  I've decided to post some of my experience with the device here so others can benefit.   My first impression is that the Davinci Jr is a nice looking device.  However, as soon as I got it out of the box, I noticed something peculiar.  The front cover had a piece of tape on it that had written "broken cover".  I looked at the cover and I didn't notice anything that appeared to be broken.  So, I ...
It's Christmas time! Time to get awesome gifts for your family and friends, which they would really love to receive. This time, why not get something unique and innovative for them, like 3D printed objects? With 3D printing technology being increasingly used to create a variety of things, you can find several 3D printed things that would make a great gift for Christmas. Whether your loved ones are fashionistas or tech geeks, you would certainly find some 3D printed gift to suit his/her taste. &# ...
This vascular system model was created by Stratasys' 3D printer. Doctors are hoping 3D printed replicas of vascular systems can help treat brain aneurysms. (via Stratasys)   There's a reason why those in the medical field have to spend a long time in school; they need to know what they're doing especially when it comes to performing surgery. But there are some things that are difficult to train for, like vascular operation which is both unique to ones anatomy and tricky. One route is to u ...
Nano Dimensions recently released a product that will revolutionize the technology industry. The Dragonfly 2020 3D prints industry-standard PCB boards in minutes, allowing products to move from concept to market in Godspeed  (via Nano-di) I stare at a board I designed every day - where am I going to get this manufactured. I don't want to wait.... What to do? The technology industry is one of the fastest moving industries – but it’s about to get faster. Nano Dimensions recent ...
  $25 for this till Monday  Fusion 360 Enjoy ...
    It's a huge disappointment for many Fallout 4 fans who were too late to pre-order the functioning Pip-Boy edition that the esteemed publisher Bethesda had released along with a copy of the video game. Fallout 4 is the fifth major installment of the series that was released worldwide on 10th November, 2015. Gamers can play it on platforms like PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. It all began at the E3 showcase, where the esteemed publisher Bethesda set the tone to an entire new level wi ...

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