3D printing

What You Wanted To Know About 3D Printing – InfoGraphic

What You Wanted To Know About 3D Printing – InfoGraphic

3D printing has gone mainstream in recent years and is changing the way in which we produce and manufacture things. 3D printers are creating new opportunities in almost every industry from food and art to technology, science and space. This unique technology has ...

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The Limitless Opportunities of 3D Printing

The Limitless Opportunities of 3D Printing

When the concept of the 3D printer was first introduced to the general public, it captured people’s imaginations like few things ever had before. Some could just call it a high-tech manufacturing technique and not be wrong, but the idea ...

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Disney Working on Printed Optics

Disney Working on Printed Optics

3D printed chess with optical and electronical component (Credit: Karl D.D. Willis) Researchers working for Disney Research in Pittsburgh have demonstrated how different types of electronics and optic components can be created using a 3D printer. These components can be ...

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The Future of 3D Printing

The Future of 3D Printing

A printed trefoil knot, printed on a CandyFab printer at nearly 20 dpi Source: Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories A vase printed with the Z Corp Spectrum Z510 printer. A maze printed with a Desktop Factory printer A series of interlocking ...

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Silver Nanoparticle for Creating Small Electronics

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) have developed a nanoparticle ink that could make flexible printed electronics and solar cell arrays much easier to generate. Composed of a water-based solution mixed with a high concentration of silver ...

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CASSIUS – ‘Punched’ Lampshades

CASSIUS – ‘Punched’ Lampshades

Stephen Williams and Hannes Walter of the Austrian based company FluidForm took individual design to an all new level with CASSIUS – a lamp shade you design for yourself with your fists. A pair of boxing gloves, a sensor enhanced ...

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