Adam Savage's Maker Faire 2012 Talk: Why We Make
Last @MakerBotTV of the season at MakerFaire!
Kickstarter Record Breakers, Pebble, Add The...
The team has smashed the Kickstarter record for funding, and collected its initial goal of $100,000 in a matter of two hours, and had surpassed $200,000 within four hours. The Pebble crew is a ten person startup, which Migicovsky says is working around the clock on perfecting the software. Regardless of the team’s heavy workload, Migicovsky assures that backers will receive a Pebble in the...
3D Printing App: Copy Objects Right From Your iPad... →
14 awesome 3D printed creations... →
A 3D Printed 12 volt 4 cylinder motor...COOL!
A DIY Cellular phone crying for 3D Printing...
Read more about MIT’s High-Low Tech Group and their projects here: http://hlt.media.mit.edu/?p=2182
CNET Reviews the MakerBot Replicator dual-extruder. Read what Makerbot has to say here: http://www.makerbot.com/blog/2012/05/07/cnet-test-drives-the-replicator/
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With a 3D printed V8 engine, downloading a car...
The Month of April in 3D printing... by... →
The Economist's take on the 3rd Industrial... →
New @MakerBotTV! Learn about finishing touches on...
Buying 3D Print Filament in Canada
Living in Canada there are not many sources for cheap PLA or ABS for 3D printers. RepRappers and Makerbotters are required to pay crazy prices for questionable quality filament, or have it shipped from the US paying ridiculous shipping and brokerage fees. This post will attempt to summarize the choices available to the Makers north of the 49th parallel. I hope it helps! A2A Printer ...
Beware 3D DIYers, Google Sketch-Up sold to Trimble
Google’s 3D design software, SketchUp, has been sold to Trimble Navigation Ltd for an undisclosed price. Trimble promises to keep the free version available, which is great news for 3D fabrication designers! Read more about the acquisition here.
@MakerBotTV covers using 3D printing technologies...
Check out the video below: To download some of the designs featured in the video, check out PrettySmallThings at Thingiverse.com.
4 New 3D Printers on the market this week
RapidShape iRapid Solidoodle BukoBot
Veloso takes his DIY Photopolymer 3D Printer to...
Check out the IndieGoGo site here: http://www.indiegogo.com/veloso3dprinter The basic kit is going for around $2000, but for the higher resolution it may be worth it! Check out the Photopolymer Printer in action below. Designer’s blog: http://3dhomemade.blogspot.ca/
RichRap's 3D Printing with Polycarbonate filament →
Check the link for RichRaps blog post on the subject for more photos and videos of the progress.
Just in time for baseball season: Fenway Park... →
Hello all! Since Posterous is being consumed by Twitter, and the future of my blog with them is a little foggy, I have decided to jump into the tumblrverse. I was also a little inspired by XKCD’s comic Monday: http://xkcd.com/1043/ Well, I hope you like what is to come and I look forward to connecting with all my followers. Cheers! -Andrew