Skylar Tibbits Presents 4D Printing at TED2013

Skylar Tibbits is a trained architect, designer and computer scientist whose research currently focuses on developing self-assembly technologies for large-scale structures in the physical environment. Skylar, who is also a TED2012 Senior Fellow, recently presented a new concept at TED2013: 4D pri … [Read more...]

New Tips on Mass Finishing for FDM Parts

I'm continually experimenting with advanced techniques for mass finishing batches of parts built with Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) Technology, and I plan to keep updating you as I make discoveries. I found it's possible to leave support on parts that have small interior pins or clips to protec … [Read more...]

Self Cleaning Fish Tank That Grows Food - Prototyped on Objet Connex!

Fathom is a California-based product development company with their very own Objet Connex500 and Eden260 3D printers. Just a few days ago they very kindly shared with us a great story about a project called 'Back to the Roots'. Founded by two graduates, Alejandro Velez & Nikhil Arora, the pro … [Read more...]

Gear Junkies – Steampunk and 3D Printing

Although steam power isn’t what drives 3D printing, we were inspired by the gears and gadgetry of steampunk to hack these iPhone cases designed by Danny Tasmakis.  Created on an Objet Connex multi-material 3D printer – and dolled up in bronze and silver – the interlocking gears work perfectly. See t … [Read more...]

Adictos a los engranajes: Steampunk y la impresión en 3D

Aunque el poder el vapor no es lo que impulsa a la impresión en 3D, obtuvimos inspiración en los engranajes y aparatos de steampunk para piratear estas fundas para iPhone diseñadas por Danny Tasmakis. Creadas en una impresora 3D multimaterial Objet Connex y revestidas en bronce y plata, los engranaj … [Read more...]

Viciados em engrenagens – Steampunk e impressão 3D

Embora a impressão 3D não seja impulsionada a vapor, buscamos inspiração nas engrenagens e engenhocas do estilo steampunk para mexer nestas capas para iPhone desenvolvidas por Danny Tasmakis.  Criadas em uma impressora 3D multi-material Objet Connex – e enfeitadas em bronze e prata – as engrenagens … [Read more...]

Obama Talks 3D Printing in State of the Union 2013

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This is what President Obama had to say about 3D printing and his plan for the manufacturing sector in his State of the Union address yesterday: "Last year, we created our first manufacturing innovation institute in Youngstown, Ohio. A once-shuttered warehouse is now a state-of-the art lab wh … [Read more...]

Some New Transparent 3D Printed Models

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The Objet VeroClear transparent material has got to be one of my all-time favourite materials just because of the amazing aesthetic qualities and variety of effects you can demonstrate with this material. These photos were taken today, right here at Stratasys HQ. They're a result of playing around w … [Read more...]

Introducing the Stratasys Product Portfolio...(Video)

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Check out our latest marketing video introducing the portfolio lines of the new Stratasys! To sum up, Stratasys today provides 3D printing systems that fit every stage of the design process from initial idea to high powered prototypes to full production parts: Stratasys' Idea Series of com … [Read more...]