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McGill’s RoboSub Torpedoes Design Boundaries with 3D Printing

RoboSub will take part in the 17th Annual International RoboSub Competition, July 28 - August 3, 2014 Bringing together over 100 students from more than a dozen university disciplines, the McGill Robotics team is fired up for their next compet … [Read More...]

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Do You Know Where Your Robot Is? Check 3D Printing!

What could be better than a mechanical device taking on repetitive, mundane tasks for us humans?  2001: A Space Odyssey’s HAL 9000 aside, robotics is clearly a positive force in today’s society, improving everything from manufacturing (particularly s … [Read More...]

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14-Foot Creature Roaring Into Comic-Con with Stratasys 3D Printing

What do you get when you combine the design genius of the Stan Winston School of Character Arts,  the creative mastery of Legacy Effects and Stratasys 3D printing? The answer of course is Bodock – the 14-foot walking-talking giant creature that just … [Read More...]

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3D Printed Soccer Ball Salutes World Cup

While Pelé might not have been talking about 3D printing when he called it “the beautiful game,” this stunning 3D printed soccer ball (or football depending on where in the world you live ) is a must see. Stratasys pa … [Read More...]

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Mini 3D Printed Satellites Lowering Manufacturing and Launch Costs

Recreational space travel may not be on the near horizon, but 3D printing is making space more accessible! Small 3D printed satellites – some only 10cm square – are being launched routinely for industry and research. Phillip Keane’s CubeSat was recently named one of Virgin Media Business’ Three New [Read More...]

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Engineer 3D Prints Functional Hand Tools Including 110-Piece Tape Measure

Mechanical engineer Brian Daniels, who trained as an aerospace engineer, uses measuring devices and tools on a daily basis in his work. So far, he has prototyped a set of calipers and a wind-up tape measure that stretches to over four feet! Created on an Objet Eden 3D Printer, these tools are accura … [Read More...]

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Stratasys’ New Endur 3D Printing Material Looks and Functions Like Polypropylene

This week, Stratasys expanded its portfolio of 3D printing materials with Endur, a new PolyJet 3D printing material. Endur has the chemical characteristics and composition to give models and prototypes a polypropylene-like look and functionality, much like the characteristics of standard plastics. … [Read More...]