Using DIY 3D Printer for DIY Orthodontics

DIY 3D Printing

He decided to make his own DIY orthodontic alignment trays with a help of 3d scanner, 3d printer and vacuum forming table and was successful in correcting his teeth. The teeth are 3D scanned. These models are 3D printed with high accuracy.

Go For a Ride in a 3D Printed Strati At NAIAS 2015 in Detroit

3D Printing Industry

Of course this means 3D printed vehicles. As 3DPI’s David Sher reported, Italian automotive designer Michele Anoèhe won Local Motors’ 3D Printed Car Design Challenge back in June of this past year.… 3D Printing 3D Scanners Automotive Events North America

A new process for patterned thermoforming?

3D Printing Industry

Thermoforming is, of course, nothing new. appeared first on 3D Printing Industry. 3D Printers 3D Scanners Makers makers thermoformBy Nick Hall. A Swiss team has proposed a new method for produced patterned thermoformed industrial products from a computer model. This could streamline mass production, revolutionize the plastics industry and even open up patterned thermoforming.

HyVision System: A Powerful 3D Printing Champion Emerges

3D Printing Industry

There are a couple of sizable 3D printer manufacturers in Korea and one of the biggest is HyVision System. Mr. Shin: Yes, of course. … The original post HyVision System: A Powerful 3D Printing Champion Emerges appeared first on 3D Printing Industry.

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How will Europe tackle the IP problem in 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

The issue of Intellectual Property just won’t go away and we all know it’s a major problem that the 3D printing world will have to deal with. 3D printing technology is getting better and cheaper. 3D Printers 3D Scanners Featured Industry Insights copyright patent

How will 3D printing affect the supply chain?

3D Printing Industry

We know that 3D printing will disrupt manufacturing and the international supply chain, but nobody seems to know how yet. The general consensus is that 3D printing is going to have a profound effect. Does 3D printing have a limit? appeared first on 3D Printing Industry.

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High fashion meets 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

She had a 3D printer. A 3D printer, though, can produce bespoke items at a low cost. The freedom of the 3D printer allowed her to test the concept of aggressive, solid accessories combined with delicate fabrics, too. Fashion is almost tailor-made for 3D printing.

3D scanning takes to the rooftops

3D Printing Industry

Of course others are doing similar things for different reasons. This Chinese research lies at the opposite end of the scale to Google’s all-seeing eyes, of course, but it’s another interesting application of rooftop scanning algorithms.

Where is 3D printing development now?

Leslie's Blog

Of course, hype refers to the amount of attention a subject is getting as it relates to development. Recently, Gartner released a report on the state of 3D printing for 2017. –3D Bioprinted Organ Transplants. –Macro 3D Printing. –Consumer 3D Printing.

Could 3D printing help repair damaged nerves?

3D Printing Review

Regenerating nerves is a complex—and usually impossible—process, but a new study published in Advanced Functional Materials shows the potential to heal nerve damage using one of the most versatile inventions of our time: 3D printing.

A Successful CES 2016 Show

Afinia

At CES, we showed off our newest product, the ES360 Desktop 3D Scanner, as well as our recently revealed H800 3D printer and well-respected and reliable H480 3D printer. Many people were shocked to smell saw dust while walking by a 3D printing booth!

Building a Speaker Cart Using 3D Scanning and Reverse Engineering

Afinia

The secondary problem was a bit easier to tackle than the primary problem so, of course, I went after that first. I was able to remove one of the remaining two handles and use our EinScan-SP 3D scanner to capture the handle. I exported the new mesh for 3D printing.

3D-Printed Action Figures: How to Make Your Own Action Figure

i.materialise

3D printing has had a huge impact on all kinds of objects… even action figures. Big brands like DC Comics have even signed deals with 3D printing companies to print some of their figurines. Of course you can also import 3D files from the web or 3D scans.

Highlights from San Diego Comic Con 2014

3D Systems

Highlights from San Diego Comic Con 2014 Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 11:43 Swarms of costumed enthusiasts descended on the 2014 San Diego Comic Con last week, and 3D Systems and our entertainment division, Gentle Giant Studios, were proudly among them.

UMass Amherst Library Opens 3D Printing Innovation Center

3D Printing Review

Part of the library’s Digital Media Lab, the Innovation Center features 50 3D printers, several desktop 3D scanners, and MakerBot’s proprietary Innovation Center Management Platform, which links all 50 printers together, enabling print queuing and mass production of 3D prints.

DIY 3D Printing: How to heat form 3d printed PLA parts to perfectly fit.

DIY 3D Printing

DIY 3D Printing. 3D design and printing software. 3d printing books and documents. 3d printing links. How to heat form 3d printed PLA parts to perfectly fit your body. Follow DIY 3d printing on Google +. Join DIY 3D printing comunity on facebook.

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The mailman always rings twice.

Chopmeister's 3D Printing Stuff

My +MatterAndForm 3D scanner is in the mail too, so expect a thorough review with pictures (and maaaaaybe a video) when it arrives. Which of course is an excellent opportunity to do some changes to the design of the original UM frame! 3d printing

The mailman always rings twice.

Chopmeister's 3D Printing Stuff

My +MatterAndForm 3D scanner is in the mail too, so expect a thorough review with pictures (and maaaaaybe a video) when it arrives. Which of course is an excellent opportunity to do some changes to the design of the original UM frame!

Scanning Stories: 3D Selfies Are All Around You… and They’re Amazing

Shapeways Blog

In our new Scanning Stories series, Shapeways’ 3D Scan Engineers Brigitte and Astrid will share tips and tricks to help you make the most of 3D scanning. But lately, miniature clone-like 3D printed figurines — better known as 3D Selfies — are taking the world by storm.

A Collage of 3D Printing Possibilities

i.materialise

Read more to know how she got started with 3D printing and how far she has gone in her 3D designs for jewelry. How would you describe your 3D printing work? How did you start to use 3D printing for your jewelry design? . What about 3D printing materials.

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3D Printhuset: 3D Printers to the People

3D Systems

3D Printhuset: 3D Printers to the People Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 12:49 . 3D Printhuset is Denmark’s largest 3D print store. A new engineering company that wants to educate its employees in 3D printing.

3D Printing and How to Make Almost Anything

Afinia

Abel has many years of 3D printing experience under his belt, and teaches both introductory, advanced students, and community members the art of 3D design, 3D printing, and making, through courses such as “How to Make Almost Anything.”

Cube Pre-Order Announcement

Cubify 3D Printing Fans & Fun

3rd Generation Cube with 2 cartridges and 25 free design files An additional 3 cartridges of your choice of colors Cubify Invent Cubify Sculpt Cubify Mobile App Sense 3D Scanner This bundle gives you not one; but, two different types of 3D Design software and the Sense 3D Scanner! I am a fan of the Sense 3D scanner because I understand and accept the primary applications for which it is designed.

New Whitepaper on 3D Scanning and (the Lack of) Copyright

Shapeways Blog

We are excited to announce a new whitepaper, 3D Scanning: A World Without Copyright*. As the name suggests, the paper examines how 3D scanning intersects with copyright law. It may come as a surprise, but in many cases 3D scans will not be protected by copyright. 3D Scan

This Eyewear Is Set to Change How You See: Yuniku

Materialise

They have to have the right style, right color, and of course, a comfortable fit. By combining HOYA’s knowledge of optimal lens design, selection and positioning, with Hoet’s knowledge of designing stylish frames, and Materialise’s knowledge of 3D Printing software, scanning and engineering.

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3D Printing: Dog's Best Friend

3D Systems

3D Printing: Dog's Best Friend Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 11:04 Derby the dog was born with a congenital disease that caused a malformation in his front paws. Why, with his custom-3D printed prosthetics, of course! . That’s the beauty of 3D printing," Tara said. "We

3D Printing is fun, but where is the curriculum?

Tales of a 3D Printer

3D printers seem to be popping up in schools all over, thanks in part to initiatives like Makerbot Academy. However, not every teacher with a 3D printer in the classroom seems to know what to do with it. 3D Printing for Education from Leapfrog 3D Printers on Vimeo.

3D Printing and How to Make Almost Anything

Afinia

Abel has many years of 3D printing experience under his belt, and teaches both introductory, advanced students, and community members the art of 3D design, 3D printing, and making, through courses such as “How to Make Almost Anything.”.

3D Printed Action Figures: How to Make Your Own Action Figure

i.materialise

3D printing has had a huge impact on all kinds of objects… even action figures. Big brands like DC Comics have even signed deals with 3D printing companies to print some of their figurines. Official 3D printed merchandise from DC comics.

Call it a comeback

Law in the Making

makers of the world’s most affordable, high quality and easy to use 3D scanner. Last month at CES we announced Cashew , our forthcoming online 3D presentation platform. In the course of developing Cashew, we’re contemplating a lot of really interesting IP issues – secondary liability, notice and notice/notice and takedown methods, and even some ‘disruptive’ IP ideas that I can’t wait to share with you.

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20 Best Accessories for 3D Printers

3D Printing Hub

Since its conception, the technology of 3D printing has seen an accelerated growth in development. From the bulky and expensive 3D printers of the past decades, the models available today have become more compact, cheaper, and more reliable. Filabot ABS 3D Printing Smoothing Pen.

SME RAPID 2015-Day 3 Highlights and Notables

Additive Manufacturing

And of course, the AMazing team is on the ground at RAPID. Also, the Fusion 360 cloud based 3D CAD/CAM platform is free for students. FARO is exhibiting the FARO® HD laser scanner , which is adept at handling reflective material and with faster data collection.

A better way to fit prosthetics

3D Printing Industry

ProsFit hopes to make the life of amputees around the world that little more comfortable with a new 3D printed socket that has full medical approval in a number of European countries. 3D printing made it possible. They turned to a 3D scanner and 3D print process.

Why you should not buy Makerbot 3D printers!

Tridimake

Avoid Makerbot and its 3D printers, they are both wrong. Seriously, Makerbot Industries care more about money than 3D printers. By the way, 3D printing certainly never was invented by Makerbot -- this is pure usurpation. More than 3 million hits with "makerbot 3D printer issue".

3D printing sponsorship: getting hired and getting fired. as with any other job? :(

Tridimake

A blow to Octoprint 3D and to the 3D printing community? This short post is triggered by the recent lay off of Gina Häußge by BQ, its sponsor and maker of some important 3D printers ( reviews here ). But why does it matter to the average 3D printer user?

What cannot be 3D printed? Time to debunk some myths!

Tridimake

General 3D printing misinformation: review of facts and fiction! Each technology has some fundamental limitations, and 3D printing is no exception. Actually, many reviewers just don''t have a clue about what 3D printing at home really is. The bad news: how limited is 3D printing?