Essential tools for printing in 3D

Essential tools for printing in 3D
We decided to bring to you our ‘Essential tools for printing in 3D’ so next time you can’t find that essential tool, you can remember reading this blog and say to yourself… “I should have listened”.

21st Century Libraries: 3 Reasons to Get a 3D Printer in 2017

3D printing has been in the spotlight for several years now, unleashing a storm of enthusiasm but it had also attracted a great deal of scepticism. However, one thing is for sure – 3D printing technology found its way into business and education, and it’s here to stay. Today, 3D printers are cost-effective and convenient tools in manufacturing, medicine and fashion. The post 21st Century Libraries: 3 Reasons to Get a 3D Printer in 2017 appeared first on 3D Print Works.

Will the 3D food printer become today’s microwave?

  Will the 3D food printer become today’s microwave?   Imagine the scene: it’s breakfast time in the home of the future. Dad has just finished 3D printing a customised breakfast for his son, complete with lego-shaped hash browns and eggs that resemble the faces of his favourite cartoon characters. Using the 3D scanner that is a staple app nowadays The post Will the 3D food printer become today’s microwave? appeared first on 3D Print Works.

Why are cave paintings and 3D printer designs similar?

Why are cave paintings and 3D printer designs similar? What do cave paintings and 3d printer designs have in common? The fact that humans have always had the urge to create and express themselves. Today, we still have the opportunity to be artistic – but there has been increasing concern that creativity is being diminished under the strain of delivering The post Why are cave paintings and 3D printer designs similar? appeared first on 3D Print Works.

Fairphone – can 3D printing cell phone covers create a fairer world?

Fairphone – can 3D printing cell phone covers create a fairer world?
Over the past year we have been 3d printing cell phone covers as part of 3DHubs partnership with Fairphone. In December, Fairphone asked its community to submit a range of designs and then chose five. Now, customers can choose a design and select a 3D printer based on location. We have been Fairphone certified since 2014

Our 3D printing news – bagpipes and new possibilities!

Our 3D printing news – bagpipes and new possibilities!
  Earlier in the week we revealed the first part of our interview with Donald Lindsay, musician and inventor of instruments. His latest invention is a 3D print of bagpipes. The second and final part of this 3d printing news explores fresh ways of printing and how 3D printing might change the music industry.  3D objects are usually printed from The post Our 3D printing news – bagpipes and new possibilities! appeared first on 3D Print Works.