MakerCon Expands NY World Maker Faire Activities

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This year’s New York World Maker Faire will be preceded by MakerCon, a cool conference “By and For Makers” on September 17-18. With 52 speakers in 42 sessions organized into 4 tracks, MakerCon will cover a wide range of topics near and dear to the Maker movement.

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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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Top 20 of online resources for makers


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

Hack a Coffee Maker into a Delta 3D printer

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Tropical Labs team made a coffee maker into a Delta 3d printer. Video of the Delta printing: Printer features: Coffee maker, Tropical Labs used an old Norelco 12 model they found at a thrift shop, but any coffee maker with a hot plate could potentially work Arduino Mega 2560 RAMPS 1.4

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Makers Empire – A revolution in 3dprinting education

Philip Cotton

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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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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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.

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

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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 […].

Book of the Week: Makers


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

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.

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.

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!

Book of the Week: Motors for Makers


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

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

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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.

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.

Guy Creates Awesome Bubble Maker Especially for Special Needs Kids

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A maker who goes by the name of“Scratchhax,” has used 3D printing to take bubble making to a whole new level. His bubble making bucket is capable of blowing 14,000 bubbles a minute filling a space with bubbly-fun. To make it even better, he also did it for a great cause.

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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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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.

Maker Empire unites Australia and Iran

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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 Printed Game Boy is a Hit at Maker Faire New York

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.

Maker Kase high end enclosure with thermostat

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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

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

The Solidworks Blog

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!

Makers, see you at the Maker Faire Paris


Maker Faire is coming to Paris on the 2nd and 3rd of May. We have one word : Makers, unite! What is the Maker spirit exactly ? More than 250 makers will be there to showcase their creations. Maker Faire Paris is dedicating them an entire area to let them fly.

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.

PrintSpace3D at Pittsburgh Maker Faire


Come and check out our Altair 3D printer at the Pittsburgh Maker faire this week! Location : Maker Faire Pittsburgh will be located in the Historic Northside at Buhl Community Park, Nova Place, and the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh. Hey Pennsylvania!

Maker Taking 3D Gun Battle to Court Against State Department

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Cody Wilson designed a 3D printed plastic gun that anyone could print and put the plans online. Shortly afterwards, the State Department stepped in and told him he would have to take his Liberator off-line for good.

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Maker-Made Gifting at the Fat Cat Holiday Market

Shapeways Blog

Last Sunday, Shapeways teamed up with one of our favorite Maker spaces, Fat Cat Fab Lab , to host the 2nd Annual Holiday Market. Twenty-five Makers from the New York City area set up shop for the afternoon to show off unique handcrafted and 3D printed products.

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

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.

International Maker Faire Report

Thornburg Thoughts

On September 19-20 Norma and I attended the World Maker Faire at the New York Hall of Science. The Faire itself had everything from exhibits of new tools for makers to hands’-on areas where you could learn to solder, or build thngs of your own.

HP Nylon Plastic Now Open to All Makers!

Shapeways Blog

As roll out HP to all of our makers, we are renaming the material from HP Strong & Flexible to HP Nylon Plastic to distinguish it from our Strong & Flexible family. The post HP Nylon Plastic Now Open to All Makers! HP’s Multi-Jet Fusion printer is now available to everyone!

Makers Empire runs 3D Printing Comp for students

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Makers Empire runs monthly 3D design and printing competitions for school students to help introduce them to 3D printing. Education 3D Printing Amazeballs competition Makers Empire makerspace schools STEAM STEMThis month's competition is dedicated to.

New York City Maker Faire 2017 – the 3D printing perspective

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Event 3D printing Nerd 3digitalcooks Artobot Evan Weinstein Luis Rodriguez Alcalde Maker Faire Makers Muse PancakeBot Photogrammetry Today PressReset SeeMeCNC3D Printing Industry can’t be at every 3D printing related event, although we do try! During the past week our full-time reporters have visited the 2017 TCT Show, Codex and New Scientist Live.

Welcome new Makers to the world of 3D printing

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New Makers - welcome! Makers 2016 3D Printer 3D printer for christmas 3d printing help 3D printing Nerd 3D printmas christmas YoutubersIf you’re reading this article, we reckon it’s safe to assume that your dreams are 3D printed, just like ours. Whether.

Maker Club at the Mini-Maker Faire

Tales of a 3D Printer

UPDATE 1.2.14: 2013''s Mini-Maker Faire was one of 100 Maker Faires this year - congrats Maker Media! (post in progress. check back soon) In the meantime, you can check out our Flickr pics of the event.