Finish Off Your Guardians of the Galaxy Star Lord Costume by 3D Printing his Element Guns

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If you have a 3D printer of course! … The original post Finish Off Your Guardians of the Galaxy Star Lord Costume by 3D Printing his Element Guns appeared first on 3D Printing Industry. By Scott J Grunewald. Why should you dress up as Star Lord this year for Halloween?

Land vs. Sea: Kitesurf Boards with 3D Printed Parts Race a Honda Civic to the Finish

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As a part of the world’s first extreme sports engineering design course at the University of Wales, TSD Swansea, a team of designers was challenged to reconceptualize a kitesurfing board to beat out the University’s hybrid Honda Civic in a race across the Bristol Channel.

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13 Days of Free Velvet Finish for the Easter Season!


If not, you should try it out with polyamide while were offering free velvet finish! Whether it be colorful eggs, bunnies or chicks, a velvet finish can add a smooth furry texture to your 3D print. 8 color choices for free velvet finish.

New Video: How to 3D Print a Guitar by Olaf Diegel

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Each layer is laid down upon the previous layer to “build up” the part and the process is repeated until the component is finished. With 3D Printing, of course, some degree of customization is possible for each guitar.

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Come Visit Us at The World???s Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth: Maker Faire Bay Area 2014


Of course we wont let the opportunity pass by to be present, and neither should you. All our materials and finishes (including metals) are also set to travel all the way to the festival and delight participants.

SOLIDWORKS and the Tucker Torpedo Part 2

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We had just finished measuring the engine. I’ll use those measurements to finish the engine 3D model. I’ll use the measurements we took to finish the overall package size of the engine and transmission which is more important than many of the details of the engine.

Review of the Pirx 3D Printer – A Great Value for Money Option

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We had never heard of these guys before and upon closer inspection we learned that Pirx is a Polish start-up who have brought their 1st 3D printer on the market only in January 2014. Of course, the testing of the Pirx did not stop at the Make probes.

CEO Nikki Kaufman Talks About the Normal Store’s Personalized Manufacturing Future

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I had the chance to ask this question of Nikki Kaufman, the explosive CEO, founder and visionary behind the Normal Store and her answer was… “Of course… we do not disclose exact numbers on revenues.” Of course!… By Davide Sher.

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3D printing is being used to restore one of Frank Lloyd Wright’s iconic buildings

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Over the course of time, however, the wall has taken the brunt of the weather and the chapel’s blocks are no longer as pretty as they once were.

Fujikon 3D Prints its Way into the Future of Headphone Design

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Over the course of 18 months, the company examined 3D printers for the right build volume, precision, surface finish, and material properties. By Michael Molitch-Hou.

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Ankou, the amazing 3D Printed Skull that levitates in the air


Of course, the printed part was made through Sculpteo’s services. Beyond that, Sculpteo’s polyamide material allowed Ao Gitsune various finishing options. When using the right finishing method , polyamide prints can attached, painted, polished, and more.

The beauty of renovation is more than skin-deep

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Similarly, “net-zero energy” buildings produce as much energy as they use over the course of a year—in other words, their utility bills over a year add up to zero. Written by Catherine Bolgar*.

You Can Clean Up with 3D Views in SOLIDWORKS 2015

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One of the common challenges, however, is to organize all the 3D dimensions, tolerances, surface finishes and so on in a clean and structured way. That being said, of course, 3D Views are visual.

Flashback Friday: Materialise’s First Prototype


Of course today it is different: there is minimal contact and the materials themselves are better-suited for the part and support, so this task is much easier in comparison. Finished prototype! After lots of sandpaper, they had their finished prototype – the first of many to come.

Six-Session DraftSight Webinar Series Features Comprehensive Mechanical Design Training

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Join DraftSight Training Specialist Mark Lyons for a six-part, all-encompassing, hands-on training series where attendees will work to complete a mechanical design project from start to finish.

Recently in…Solar Power

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It could just be crazy enough to work, but well find out when a finished product arrives at the end of the year. This years American Solar Challenge begins on July 21 and will cover an eight-day, 1700+ mile road course traveling through seven states from Austin, TX, to Minneapolis, MN.

Photoshop CC Now Supports 3D Printing Through i.materialise


Of course, the normal range of colors and finishes are made available for each material! In a few seconds, you’ll see price estimations for each material and the available finishing options. Prices are shown next to the material & finishing options.

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Engineering is Art: Q&A with Artist and Engineer Shane McKenna

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During his creative process, McKenna combines materials and textures that are hand-worked, with contemporary lines and modern computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) into finished products that bridge the gap between our past and the modern world.

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The Printlosophy of Joe

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The Printlosophy of Joe Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 11:16 by Joe Borrello, Marketing Associate and Experience Ambassador, 3D Systems. While these metrics are of course important to the functioning of the technology, they don’t tell the whole story.

New Considerations When Upgrading to EPDM 2015


Additionally, SQL Server 2005 and 2008 are no longer supported , but EPDM media kits will be shipping with SQL Server 2014 this year. The Enterprise PDM Installation Guide has been updated this year to include steps on how to upgrade your version of SQL Server to 2014. Finish licensing.

Printing Halloween Props with SOLIDWORKS and Stratasys 3D Printers


This, of course, lead to the possibility of printing something that would look better than what we’ve seen in stores, which naturally turned into a massive web search for.STL files of different costume props.

Recently in…Transportation

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Of course, the finish will last about five minutes before it’s covered in pollen. By using SOLIDWORKS, Czysz’s team went from sketch to 200 mph in just months, culminating with a record-setting, first-place finish at the Isle of Man TT.

Jack Meyer Tells us How He Teaches Students to Design and Print Award Winning 3D Printed Metal Jewelry


Of course you would get your money’s worth, but every small change would have to be inspected and redone the hard way. Whenever we design in CAD, we must always keep in mind the ultimate finished result.

King of Your Own Sandcastle: Making 3D printing history on the east end of Long Island

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King of Your Own Sandcastle: Making 3D printing history on the east end of Long Island Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 15:20 Joe Borrello, Marketing Associate and Experience Ambassador. Was my sandcastle finished?

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Migration from Windows to Enterprise PDM Part 2: Fix Those References


Press Finish when complete. It will close when it is finished. Select the folder you would like to add the file to and press Next> Press Finish to complete the task.

Material Workshop at Inside 3D Printing Santa Clara


We’ll also examine the course of moving from original concept via virtual blueprint (CAD or animation modeling software) to finished product along with all the pre-preparation and post processing steps required to make a quality printed piece.

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Ankou, the amazing 3D Printed Skull that levitates in the air


Of course, the printed part was made through Sculpteo’s services. Beyond that, Sculpteo’s polyamide material allowed Ao Gitsune various finishing options. When using the right finishing method , polyamide prints can attached, painted, polished, and more.

Robots, Fashion, and the Future of Manufacturing: Our Big M/RAPID Recap


We of course waited until after the show to try his drinks, but maybe next we can cross the pop culture streams and get him to serve us Earl Grey, hot? We finished out the week more excited than ever about the future, and the innovations yet to come.

CATI Tech Notes: SOLIDWORKS Rapid Sketch

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Bob McGaughey on SolidWorks 2014 on a 4k Ultra HD monitor 3840x2160. john white on SolidWorks 2014 on a 4k Ultra HD monitor 3840x2160. on SolidWorks 2014 on a 4k Ultra HD monitor 3840x2160. August 2014. July 2014. June 2014.

3D Printing With Meshmixer: A Beginner-friendly Introduction to 3D Sculpting and Combining Meshes


And of course, this tutorial will be a quite useful one if you’re joining our Meshmixer Mix-a-Monster Challenge ! Also, many design contests have limits on how many vertices your finished model can have (i.e. Hit “Done” when finished.

Which Color Is Better? Cast Your Vote Now!


The material is strong, hard, stiff, water resistant by nature, and of course, transparent. When you choose a color finish , varnish that contains a pigment is used to give the desired shade.

Honda Team Awarded a 3D Printed Trophy as Champions of the Inaugural FabCafe Mini 4WD Cup


These 3D Printed bumpers placed in the middle of the course made the race dramatic by kicking the fastest cars out of the track. The audience reacted with a loud cheer when one of the Honda Team’s laser-cut mini 4WDs crossed the finish line to be the final champion.

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EOS-New Balance Uses EOS Industrial 3D-Printing Technology to Additively Manufacture

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The in-shoe sensors show discrete pressure information over the course of the runner’s foot strike and how the runner’s foot interacts with the shoe. No two runners are the same. This is especially true for athletes competing at the most elite levels.

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Clark Barnett – 3D-Printed Bugs


As a young adult, I had a lot of interests and couldn’t settle on a major so I thought education would be a great course of study, where I could continue to learn about many different subjects.” “As One student, in particular, was having problems finishing projects. He had the first bug done and he just glowed when it finished printing. Clark Barnett is an Educator and Education Technology Consultant in Thousand Oaks, CA.

Solidity Check 2.0


On this page, you’re able to set up all the parameters for your 3D prints from the size to the materials and finishes, and you’ll also be able to access our verification tools. Of course, this tool is dynamic.

University of Pittsburgh’s Swanson School of Engineering and McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine at the Forefront of Additively Manufactured Biomedical Device Research

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And of course, custom designed to meet the anatomical implantation. Surface finish at the sub-micron and nanoscale. However, control of the microstructure, micro and macro scale finish and control is still much needed.

Material for artists: 3D printing wood, chalk, and eventually metal with bronze


Of course, a stringy or bumpy surface does not mean the part will not work: you can get a visibly ugly part that still works well enough as a mechanical connector for example. First, let me make it clear first: this is of course NOT metal 3D printing!

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Remote-Controlled 3-D Printed Aircrafts, Vehicles

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Virginia Techs Design, Research, and Education for Additive Manufacturing Systems Lab Students, no matter their course of study, will have the opportunity to test their skills at building an operational, remotely piloted ground or air vehicle created via 3-D printing.

Tinkering-Based Learning in Action

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There was no formal instruction on the use of the software beyond letting them know that when their project was finished it needed to be exported as an STL file so it could be printed.

The DOOBLICATOR Scanning System


Of course, you can also use the DOOBLICATOR for static objects, even those with complex surfaces. Once captured, the company will also produce a finished, color 3D print of the capture.

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Tales of a 3D Printer

One downside to the Form 1 is that its post processing takes an extra 30 minutes to finish the job. Of course, our experiment was not perfect. The recent Maker Faire provided our Maker Club an opportunity to meet and collaborate with the leading 3D Printer manufacturers in the world.

What’s New in SolidWorks 2015: Chapter 3 – SolidWorks Fundamentals

Rants and Raves Without Rhyme or Reason

Welcome to week 2, which of course means chapter 3. The View Selector was introduced in SolidWorks 2014, and some improvements have been made for this version. SolidWorks 2014: SolidWorks 2015: In addition, you can see a preview by moving the pointer over a View Selector plane.

How to 3D Print in Metal - At Home!


creating a metallic-like finish on 3D prints. Theres a few issues, of course. Extraordinary 3D printing experimenter Cosmo Wenman has come up with a feasible technique for producing metal objects using a personal 3D printer.