Scan the World – A 3D-Printable Digital Cultural Heritage Collection

Scan the World – A 3D-Printable Digital Cultural Heritage Collection
Get a mini version of the Egyptian Sphynx or Michelangelo's David - Scan the World is the easiest way to bring cultural heritage to life! This blogpost will introduce you to Scan the World, an initiative held by MyMiniFactory that aims to make culture accessible through scanning and uploading 3D-printable renditions of art, sculpture, and architecture.

6 Cool Things to 3D Print in April

6 Cool Things to 3D Print in April
At 3D Printworks, we are always looking for some cool things to 3D print. We love getting sent your designs for printing, and it’s always fun to look on MyMiniFactory or Thingiverse for some great new ideas. As such, here are 6 cool things to 3D print in April for...

Top Star Wars Prints - 3D Print Works

Top Star Wars Prints - 3D Print Works
Today is May the fourth and we take a look at our top 5 Star Wars prints which you yourself can print. On this day we rejoice and celebrate the beauty that is the Star Wars saga

Tips for printing 3D at home

Tips for printing 3D at home
I share with you the challenges I faced in my first 4 months of 3D printing and how I overcame them. A helpful guide for anyone starting out 3D printing. 

Interviewing Laykanics – The Startup Transforming STEM Education

Interviewing Laykanics – The Startup Transforming STEM Education
The TCT 2016 Start UP Zone returned bigger and better in 2016, providing newly established companies with a great opportunity to showcase their products and compete for the Startup Award and a prize of £10, 000. In this year’s competition, we saw 16 companies make their big TCT debut with products and services covering all the major areas.

3D Printables To Transform Your Office From Boring to Bravo

3D Printables To Transform Your Office From Boring to Bravo
There comes a time when we all get tired of working in the same room and on the same desk day in and day out. Refreshing your workspace might be just what you need to cheer you up, boost your creativity and get you excited about that pile of work, waiting for you. 

Top 5 Thingiverse Prints for Biology Students

Top 5 Thingiverse Prints for Biology Students
The frog dissection kit has long been a tool used by schools to demonstrate the anatomy of the frog and therefore understand the amphibian better. Students will learn about the frog’s ecosystem and how it has adapted to its environment over time. Did you know that over half of the frogs used are killed for use in the classroom? These nifty little kits solve that problem.

Custom Models Are Revolutionising Anatomy Education in Yoga

Custom Models Are Revolutionising Anatomy Education in Yoga
Custom models are revolutionising anatomy education in yoga   Last year 3DPrintWorks embarked on a fascinating project with yoga teacher and founder of Meadowlark Yoga, KarenBreneman (@avidyogi). Now, we are working on a custom models project that aims to improve the way that yoga is taught in classes.

Solving 3D Printing Problems

Solving 3D Printing Problems
3D printing problems are frustrating!  It all worked out beautifully yesterday, but today it is not sticking to the bed, there is a big crack down one side and then it failed 3 rows before the end. Understanding why things go wrong is the first step to understanding how to prevent them from happening.