6 Cool Things To 3D Print In June

6 Cool Things To 3D Print In June
We're back again to give you 6 cool things to 3D print in June! From a cable tie holder to a rather innovative use of a popular video game character, you'll be loving these prints by independent creators.

Clean up our surroundings: One bag at a time

Clean up our surroundings: One bag at a time
As it is the beginning of The Great British Spring Clean 2021, we wanted to share with you how a member of our team, Avril, embraced the role of a #LitterHero. It's no surprise that during the national lockdowns walks and small adventures in nature became essential to our daily...

Does 3D Printed Jewellery Serve As A Good Alternative To Traditional Accessories?

Does 3D Printed Jewellery Serve As A Good Alternative To Traditional Accessories?
3D printed jewellery is completely revolutionising the craft industry because it is cheaper and far easier to make than traditional jewellery. In today’s blogpost we will look at how you can create everyday and bespoke pieces ready for wear through 3D printing. We’ll also show you some of our favourite pieces we found on MyMiniFactory that you can create yourself.

How We Helped 3D Print A Flintlock Pistol

How We Helped 3D Print A Flintlock Pistol
You've probably heard of a 3D printed gun. But what you haven't heard of is a 3D printed gun from the 1700's. While we didn't exactly do that, we did 3D print a part of the internal mechanism for a prop flintlock pistol to make it "fire" on stage.  We...

6 Cool Things To 3D Print In May

6 Cool Things To 3D Print In May
Here at 3D Print Works, we’re always looking for cool things to 3D print. We’ve been keeping our eyes peeled across MyMiniFactory and Thingiverse, and we’ve been seeing some great prints. With May, here in Scotland we’re beginning to get out more as Summer rolls in, and what better way...

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
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...

Our Guide To 3D Printing Methods

Our Guide To 3D Printing Methods
 3D printing methods can be complex. You shouldn't rush in to printing if you don't know what method would work best for what you're trying to print. If you’re printing with plastic, you should use FFF/FDM. However, if you’re trying to print with steel or resin you should use DMLS...