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7 ways to boost 3D printing efficiency

7 ways to boost 3D printing efficiency

The experience of 3D printing has taken the entire world by storm and a number of people are approaching this idea as it is very reasonable as well as time-saving. However, there are a few lesser-known efficiencies about 3D printing ...

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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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