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3D Systems Launches Cubify Sculpt for Easy 3D Modeling – Video

| 3D Systems, Model Making | August 15, 2013

3D Systems have announced a new piece of software which should make it a lot easier to make models for 3D printing. Cubify Sculpt lets you work a piece of virtual clay which starts it’s life as a box, sphere or cylinder. One of the main stumbling blocks for 3D printers taking hold for the…more »

3D Printed Mummified Cat

Egyptologists are using 3D printers to recreate the contents of mummies to help them with their research at the National Museum in Rio. Scientists have used CT and X-ray scans to see inside a mummies for a number of years as this preserves the artifact in it’s mummified state. Before this type of technology existed…more »

Stratasys 3D Printed Multi Material Bull

To mark their Investors and Analyst Day at NASDAQ Stratasys 3D printed a bull, the symbol of a healthy economy. The bull was printed using a multi-material Objet Connex 3D printer and is based on the “Charging Bull” sculpture that sits in Wall Street. The bull’s horns and tail are printed in VeroWhite and the…more »

iMakr Yaya 3D Printing Pen

iMakr.com has started selling the world’s first 3D printing pen that is available in the market, the YAYA 3D. The 3DYaya is basically a copy of the 3Doodler which raised well over $2million in its Kickstarter campaign. This sort of success does sometimes lead to copycats producing their own product and this seems to be…more »

3D Printed Aston Martin DB4

Ivan Sentch is a car nut from New Zealand who is no strange to making replica cars and is currently working on a project to make an Aston Martim DB4 using his Solidoodle 3D printer. Unlike the Urbee car which is fully 3D printed, Ivan is using his Solidoodle to print the ‘plug’ from which…more »

3D Printed Hermit Crab Home

Japanese artist Aki Inomata has 3D printed custom shelters for her hermit crabs. Her work entitled “Why Not Hand Over a ‘Shelter’ to Hermit Crabs?” is being shown at the “memento vivere/memento phantasma” exhibition which is being held at the French Embassy in Japan. She was inspired by the moving of the French Embassy, in…more »

3D Printed Fertile Watch

Researchers at Birmingham City University in the UK have digitally scanned precious antique items from the Cheapside Hoard and created 3D printed replicas, which will be shown at the Museum of London in October. Museums and artists are using 3D printing to help bring artwork and antiquities to life and give us the opportunity to…more »

3D Printed Cookie Cutter

If you like 3D printers and cookies, and let’s face it most of us do, then this new addition to the Thingiverse Customizer allows you to create 3D printed cookie cutters from your doodle drawings. Making custom cookies is a great way for your friends and family to appreciate your 3D printer. With the Cookie…more »

3DPrinted T-Rex Skulls

The 3D-REX Kickstarter project from Namisu, based in Madrid Spain, is bringing ancient fossil history to your home with this 3D printed Tyrannosaurus Rex skull. This project has already raised £3,526 ($5,300)of it’s intended £1,500 ($2,800) goal.

Mark Ginsberg 3D Printed Heart

When local doctors and surgeons need a 3D model of a patient’s organ to prepare for risky surgery they go to Mark Ginsberg, a jewelry store owner in Iowa City. Mark operates what he calls a “boutique” manufacturing facility located above his store that has two 3D printers. The 3D model that he is holding…more »

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