Chicken VR at the Maker Faire

Tales of a 3D Printer

One week ago, we loaded our rented van with kids, chicken crafts, and our HTC Vive, and headed off to the San Mateo Maker Faire. When we were brainstorming for East Bay Mini Maker Faire, we wanted something chicken-related, but also tech-related, with a maker element.

Visit Us at the Honolulu Mini Maker Faire — June 23rd

3D Innovations

The 5 th annual Honolulu Mini Maker Faire is this Saturday, June 23 rd from 12pm to 5pm at ‘Iolani School. The Honolulu Maker Faire is open to all ages and encompasses a wide range of interests and technologies. This is a family-friendly event where people can share their interests and knowledge and spark the Maker spirit in others. Maker: Collin Kobayashi. What is a Maker Faire?

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Maker Box is 3D Printing’s Monthly Subscription Box for Filament & Maker Tools

3D Printing Review

And now that Maker Box is preparing to launch, other makers their very own monthly 3D printing subscription box. Inside each box you will also find handy maker tools, 3D downloads, reference guides and exclusive surprises. Maker Box is available in a 1.75 Sample Maker Box.

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TRENDi Maker V3 3D Printer

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TRENDi Maker V3 DIY 3d printer follows the tradition of small machines with 3d printed parts. It is a RepRap essentially. It uses metal rods and other vitamins but there are no additional support elements lake lase cut parts other than 3d printed supports.

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Female and Non-Binary Makers Unite to 3D Print Pieces of Crowdsourced Rosie the Riveter Sculpture

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Blow Their Minds With a Maker Kit

Shapeways Blog

Makers can be hard to shop for because, often, if they want something, they’ll make it themselves. That’s why we created the Maker Kit. When a maker finds a new material — or a new tool — it can be a life-changing moment.

Book of the Week: Makers

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Makers, by Cory Doctorow. This week’s selection is Makers, by Cory Doctorow. Doctorow is. Read the whole entry. » » book

Makers Empire – A revolution in 3dprinting education

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Sounds like a dream come true and that is now reality with the release of Makers Empire 3dprinting software. Makers Empire allows users with no experience of 3d design, to create models from scratch in a matter of minutes. For more information about Makers Empire click the logo below.

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Makers for Heroes Make-a-Thon Uses 3D Printing to Help Veterans Get Their Lives Back

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3D Design 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3d printed assistive devices 3d printing for veterans assistive devices Challenge America Makers for Heroes Make-a-Thon RESTART stratasys Stratasys CSR Stratasys' Corporate Social Responsibility Tikkum Olam MakersA 33-year-old veteran named Zarita used to love to dance, but since her injury in a car accident on the way to her duty station, she has suffered from dizziness and loss of balance, leaving her.

Shapeways Goes to India: Maker Fest Ahmedabad

Shapeways Blog

Perched on the western side of India sits Ahmedabad University, the site of the fourth annual Maker Fest Ahmedabad. Maker Fest was founded by Asha Jadeja, an entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and philanthropist. The author at Maker Fest.

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3D Printed Game Boy is a Hit at Maker Faire New York

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You never know what you’re going to see at Maker Faire. I’ve attended Maker Faire New York every year since Make Faire came to New York, and it’s been wildly different every year. View the entire article via our website.

Monoprice Maker Select v2 Review

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The Monoprice Maker Select v2 is a budget 3D printer that sits between a DIY kit and a fully assembled 3D printer. The Maker Select v2 has a one-year warranty. The Maker Select v2 is based on the Original Prusa i3 MK2. Compared to the original Maker Select, this current model has a more stable build and comes with better parts. Monoprice does not offer a dual extruder setup for the Maker Select v2. When it comes to features, the Maker Select v2 is bare.

Book of the Week: Motors for Makers

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Motors for Makers. This week’s selection is “Motors for Makers” by Matthew Scarpino. Read the whole entry. » » book

Preview of 3D printing at World Maker Faire New York 2017

3D Printing Industry

Set up in 2006, Maker Faire has grown into a seminal event for budding and experienced tinkerers across the U.S. This week marks the latest edition of the World Maker Faire, held at the New York Hall of Science on the 23rd and 24th September 2017. As a celebration of “arts, crafts, engineering, science projects […].

How Makers celebrated Global 3D Printing Day

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This past weekend, the 3D printing maker community was alive with activity for Global 3D Printing Day. Makers 3d print community 3dblockzoo bronzefill Colorfabb ddhedder DREAMS Lab Global 3D printing day gryxitl makers redesign sparkyface5 Tessa Nesci Thingiverse tinkercad twitter Virginia Tech Youtube YoutubersAfter taking to twitter, Youtube, and good old.

Maker Faire 2017: Truly the Greatest Show & Tell on Earth

Shapeways Blog

Last weekend was Maker Faire , that special two days when makers from all over the world gather to dazzle and educate all those lucky enough to snag a ticket. What I was particularly curious about was the maker process itself, and of course, 3D printing.

Top 20 of online resources for makers

Sculpteo

The rise of the makers movement opens an incredible ran […]. The post Top 20 of online resources for makers appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. & More Makers online resources

Making, Learning, Collaborating, and 3D Printing in the Community: Dayton Mini Maker Faire

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Back in March, when I visited Dayton, Ohio’s resident 3D printing bar, Proto BuildBar, I was told that its employees would be exhibiting at a local school’s STEMfest later that month, and. View the entire article via our website.

Recapping Eindhoven Mini Maker Faire

Shapeways Blog

Last weekend Maker Faire, the Greatest Show (and Tell) event we know, descended to Eindhoven for the third time. Over 100 makers showed off their work, ranging from robots that can play football to wooden guns for rubber bands. Eindhoven Mini Maker Faire – see you next year!

Mini Metal Maker is ready to go to production

DIY 3D Printing

Mini Metal Maker is a small metal clay 3d printer developed by David and Lindsay Hartkop. Ideal for jewelry makers and other small fine metal specialists. The first version of Mini Metal Maker had a very successful Indiegogo campaign in 2013.

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Most Popular Drone Makers

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Here are some of the best drone makers on the market: DJI Innovations. The post Most Popular Drone Makers appeared first on 3D Insider. Drones are fast becoming a hot commodity not only among flight hobbyists but also for serious businesses which use them for work-related activities.

New York World Maker Faire “World’s Happiest Event”!

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The huge maker love fest World Maker Faire is in New York this weekend and New York Hall of Science CEO Margaret Honey calls it the World’s Happiest Event! Maker Media Founder Dale Dougherty. It will also be on display at this weekend’s Maker Faire.

3D Printing Spotlight On: Naomi Wu / SexyCyborg, Maker

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When it comes to the global maker community and the spread of desktop 3D printing among individuals and smaller-scale operations, tech enthusiasts come in all shapes and sizes. Featured Stories 3d printing china 3d printing interview 3D Printing Spotlight china exclusive interview makers making Naomi Wu sexycyborg Spotlight on Women women in 3d printing women in stem women in tech

£3.5 million STEAMhouse incubator and maker space comes to the UK

3D Printing Industry

Created as an innovation center for multidisciplinary collaboration between Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Math (STEAM), the facility incorporates a maker space equipped with prototyping tools including 3D printers, digital design software, and metal/wood processing equipment. Birmingham City University has started phase one of its £3.5 million STEAMhouse project.

Bring Your Kids to Get Creative with SOLIDWORKS at Maker Faire UK

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Gather up your little ones and come and see SOLIDWORKS Apps for Kids in action at Maker Faire UK – the greatest show and tell on the planet – on 1 st – 2 nd April. What is Maker Faire UK? it’s easy to see that maker communities are on the up!

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The Third Annual Honolulu Mini Maker Faire

3D Innovations

We are excited to share that 3D Innovations will be at the upcoming Honolulu Mini Maker Faire on June 25 th. This is always a fantastic event and brings together our local community of makers. The post The Third Annual Honolulu Mini Maker Faire appeared first on 3D Innovations.

3D Print Your Own Mini Sandwich Maker

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Parents of small children should appreciate this new, 3D printable gadget: It’s a mini sandwich maker, designed by a maker known on MakerBot Thingiverse as “rr2s,” also known as Rudy Ruffel of Caen, France,... View the entire article via our website.

Inside Proto BuildBar: We Make the Makers

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e-NABLE Launches First Maker Camp to Commemorate the National Week of Making, But There's a Catch - No 3D Printing!

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The National Week of Making, which celebrates the innovation, ingenuity, and creativity of makers. 3D Design 3D Printing Education curriculum e-nable e-NABLE Maker Camp e-NABLE prosthetics e-NABLE volunteer community maker maker community making national week of making open source prosthetics prosthetics prototype prototypes upper limb devicesI’d like to officially wish you a happy National Week of Making while we’re still in it!

The Emergence of the Maker Movement

3D Innovations

The maker movement is made up of some 135 million adults in the U.S., Maker faires that celebrate the movement have popped up in Japan, Italy, Norway, and Chile. Makers use their skills to craft items such as clothing, baked goods, jewelry, and art; contributing $29 billion to the U.S.

Slovenian Makers 3D Printing and CNCing on Solar Power

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IRNAS Institute is a Slovenian non-profit organization involved into DIY science projects, education and open source technology development. They participate in many events and they demonstrated how additive and subtractive machines can be used powered by photovoltaic panels.

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Thailand Gets Its First Maker Faire with the Bangkok Mini Maker Faire

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Make: Magazine has brought their Maker Faires to dozens of countries all over the world, and their celebration of the maker movement has finally reached Thailand. Chevron Thailand, the Ministry of. View the entire article via our website.

Maker Empire unites Australia and Iran

3D Printing Industry

Students from Iran and Australia have joined forces to take part in the Maker Empire’s first ever Global Design Challenge. Education Maker Empire schoolsYear 5 students from the Nima.

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3D Printing: A Tool in the Toolbox for Makers and Educators

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3D Printing Editorials / Opinions Education 1st maker space 3d design 3d design education 3d parts manufactured 3d printing 3d printing curricula 3d printing curriculum 3d printing education 3d printing in schools design education maker space makerspaceEarly adopters in the 3D printing industry were often faced with a number of obstacles that made it difficult to sell their machines. There was (and still is) a general lack of education among. View the entire article via our website.

Maker Kase high end enclosure with thermostat

DIY 3D Printing

Maker Kase is marketed as "Universal Maker cabinet. Perfect for 3D printers, model makers, small CNC machines and open frame Bitcoin Miners".

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Cache Makers teaches 3D printing to adults, hoping to inspire future STEM educators

3D Printing Review

On Saturday, a group of adults gathered in Cache Makers’ makerspace to learn the basics of 3D printing with polylactic acid (PLA), a layered and biodegradable thermoplastic made from corn. Cache Makers uses a program called AutoDesk Inventor for 3D printing.

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Make to Care 2017 Contest Calls for Projects, Finalists to Attend Maker Faire Rome

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3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed assistive devices 3D printing for disabled Aster disabilities Make to Care Make to Care 2017 maker competition maker faire maker faire rome Sanofi Sanofi GenzymeWhile the Make to Care contest is one that instills a sense of healthy competition in young creators around the world—as well as inspiring them to innovate—it is also one that brings forth inventions. View the entire article via our website.

WASP Opens Their First Spanish 3D Printing Hub This Weekend at Madrid Mini Maker Faire

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This weekend, the Madrid Mini Maker Faire will draw a mix of makers, instructors, businesses and curious onlookers to Spain’s capital city for workshops, exhibitions, presentations and more, View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Business Gianluca Pugliese madrid Madrid Mini Maker Faire spain wasp WASP Madrid Hub

Barbie Joins the 3D Printing & Maker Movements

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3D Design 3D Printing Business 3d printed toys autodesk barbie maker barbie maker movement mattel quirky tech career toysSince the introduction of Barbie in 1959, America’s most loved (and hated) doll has gone through a variety of careers and hobbies in keeping with changes in the interests of and ideas about girls... View the entire article via our website.

Nanotech pioneer brings 3D printable metal to Makers

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Makers arduino copper Electronics makers makerspace nanotech PCB Raspberry Pi smartphoneThe scientist who helped developed nanotechnology for the next generation of flexible and wearable electronic devices is now bringing affordable 3D printed electronics to anyone.