Museum 3D Preserves Rare Shark With Help of 3D Scanning

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Museum Victoria just got a new rare shark specimen for their collection. A few weeks ago, off the coast of Australia, a rare 20-foot long, 7,716 pound basking shark was found in a a fishing net. So the fishermen donated the shark to Museum Victoria to study.

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Shark Skin, 3D Printing, and Aerodynamics

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Sharks have very unique skin – it gives the animals some help in rapidly propelling themselves through the water thanks to tiny, teeth-like scales called denticles. 3D Printing Aerospace 3D Printing Science & Technology 3d model airfoil drones harvard Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) journal article micro-CT scans research paper SEAS shark denticles shark skin sharks University of South Carolina wind turbine

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How to Make Your Drone Float (and Get Great Shark Pics!)

Shapeways Blog

If you’re going to land your DJI drone on water to get that great shot of a shark this summer, you’re going to have to choose the right landing mechanism for the type of shark. Basking Shark : The Basking shark is absolutely huge; its the second largest shark in the world.

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Rare ‘Pocket Shark’ Able to be Studied With 3D Printed Model

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While the most famous 3D printed shark is one based on Katy Perry’s Super Bowl dance partner, fraught with legal issues as it may have been, a new shark has entered the 3D printing... View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed fish American Museum of Natural History European Synchrotron Radiation Facility marine science NOAA pocket shark sharks Tulane University

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Update from the Limitless World of Left Shark IP

Shapeways Blog

Left Shark by Fernando Sosa. Many of you will likely remember that shortly after the Super Bowl there was a bit of a thing here on Shapeways in connection with a model of Left Shark. Katy Perry’s lawyers send Shapeways a nastygram asserting rights in Left Shark.

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TurboSquid & 3D Hubs Kick Off New Partnership with 3D Printable Shark Week Collection

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TurboSquid is an online 3D model marketplace that was started by digital animators in New Orleans in 2000, and it has grown over the past fifteen years to hold more than 300,000 models with 2.5 3D Design 3D Printing Business 3d hubs 3d printed shark 3d printing partnership Discovery Channel partnership Shark Week Turbosquid

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3D Printed Left Shark Controversy

Fabbaloo

The popularity of the Super Bowl “Left Shark” has reached the 3D printing world. After the now famous appearance of the awkwardly dancing “Left Shark” at this past week’s Super Bowl halftime show, the character has been popping up everywhere.

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3D Printed Left Shark Issue Leaves Katy Perry Drowning In Criticism

3D Printing Industry

So, if props from your Super Bowl half-time hyper-calculated show (which was made tolerable by a tremendous use of modern technology) become an internet meme, don’t freak out if your dancing #LeftShark becomes a 3D printed model. By Andrew Wheeler.

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3D printing Company finds their way to ABC’s Shark Tank

Fisher/Unitech

However, ABC's Shark Tank gives real-life entrepreneurs the opportunity of a lifetime to pitch their ideas and companies to some of the best business minds in the manufacturing, design, and technology industries.

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3D Left Shark Maker Now Lawyers Up: My Response

Law in the Making

He challenges Katy Perry’s lawyer Steven Plinio to explain why Left Shark should be treated differently from the general rule. But as I explained yesterday , I don’t think determining the copyrightability of the Left Shark costume is necessarily simple. Issues like this are important as 3D models become more commonly used and shared.

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3D Printed Robot Prototype Inspired by Hitchhiker Fish Can Cling to Underwater Surfaces

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3D Printing Robotics Science & Technology 3d printed prototype 3d printed robotic fish 3d printing and robotics adhesive robot Beihang University CAD modeling carbon fiber fish hitchhiker journal article laser cutting multi-material printing remora remote underwater vehicle research paper ROV shark skin sharks underwater underwater ROV

MemeMesh Lets You Create and Convert Your Memes into 3D Printable STL Files

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3D Design 3D Printing 3d model 3d printable models 3d printed meme 3d printing reddit Cura Embossify left shark meme meme MemeMesh memes reddit stl filesWe do love our Internet memes. From Grumpy Cat to Judgmental Kermit the Frog to the vast number of political memes, this social phenomenon has spawned a vast number of hilariously captioned photos. View the entire article via our website.

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Design Of The Week: We're Gonna Need A Bigger Benchy.

Fabbaloo

A 3D model of Quint being devoured by a shark in Jaws [Source: Fabbaloo]. Read the whole entry. » » design

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Tutorial Tuesday 13: Painting Multicolor Models in Meshmixer

Shapeways Blog

Way back in our second Tutorial Tuesday , Full-Color Printing and Character Models , we discussed tutorials for exporting multicolor digital models for 3D printing. But, that assumed you had a multicolor model in the first place. Painting the Shark.

Modio: Design Articulated 3D Models

Fabbaloo

Modio is an iOS app that lets you easily create articulated 3D models. A recent Instructable takes you through the process of adding Modio “connectors” to new parts of your own design, like the shark head shown here. ideas models software

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Swansea University use Artec 3D scanners to save sealife

3D Printing Industry

A marine biology project led by students at the University of Swansea has used 3D scanners from award winning company Artec 3D to create full body 3D scans of dolphins, sharks, and large turtles.

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

i.materialise

Cutting models apart. Hollowing models out. Meshmixer is “Bad” At: Meshmixer is a sculpting program, so it isn’t made for taking exact measurements, creating mechanical parts, or creating architecture models. Drag two models onto the work area.

Designer Spotlight: Cynthia Breheny – President Guinea Pig & Co.

Shapeways Blog

Thinking it was a shark, she bolted out of the water, screaming like a banshee. Many inside jokes later, the manatee became an imaginary shark named Charles who can be blamed for all false alarms. It’s modeled after a ring my grandmother gave me when I was four.

6 Best FPV Racing Kits of 2019

3D Printing Hub

Drone racing is a growing niche sport with more models becoming available all the time. Models can arrive unassembled, almost ready to fly (ARF), and ready to fly (RTF). The natural progression is to then dabble with almost-ready-to-fly (ARF) models. Make and Model.

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Shaping Dutch Design: TriToy

Shapeways Blog

Printed with Shapeways’ Strong & Flexible Plastic , these little toys are perfect material for hours of fun, but are also super handy for prototyping and designing architectural models.

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5 Things You Can 3D Print in Multicolor+

i.materialise

Being able to 3D print your models in full color is so exciting that we can’t wait to explain all the possibilities of this material. Shark by Microsoft 3D Builder in Multicolor+. Architectural models. Multicolor+ is perfect for architectural scale models.

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Explore the World with SOLIDWORKS-Inspired Products in the SWW18 Product Showcase

The Solidworks Blog

The Arcimoto is an electric vehicle that delivers a thrilling ride experience, exceptional maneuverability, room for two passengers with gear, easy city parking, and ultra-efficient operation—all at an affordable base model price of $11,900.

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Investing a Desirable Future for Cities

3D Perspectives

The research teams at Dassault Systèmes use biomimicry as an innovation process to develop new approaches to urban planning through two problem-solving models: Physarum and Swarms. The second model, Swarms, is a socio-economic system for distributing agents in cities.

3D Printing Hits CNN - And Not “Just Because”

Fabbaloo

The story revolves around designer Fernando Sosa’s controversial 3D model of the famous “Left Shark”, which debuted at the 2015 Super Bowl. Sosa created a terrific 3D model of the fishy character and placed it for sale on Shapeways.

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The Mimics Innovation Suite Is Helping Researchers Study Hagfish Slime!

Materialise

c) Final 3D model generated by the Laboratory of Neuro Imaging at UCLA. The material properties of these threads are comparable to those of spider dragline silks, which the researchers say would make them an ideal model for trying to produce sustainable protein materials.

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Call it a comeback

Law in the Making

Last weekend, the unanticipated star of the Super Bowl was the Left Shark that danced poorly/awesomely behind Katy Perry during the halftime show. Fernando, a talented 3D designer, made a 3D model of the shark and put it up for sale on Shapeways (it’s now gone , but he’s rebelled against the DMCA take-down by putting the 3D model up for free on Thingiverse ). So, my last post was nearly a year ago… I’m not proud of that.

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6 Best FPV Receivers of 2019

3D Printing Hub

Fat Shark FSV2442 32CH 5G8. Make and Model. Fat Shark FSV2442 32ch 5G8 Race Band Receiver. 5 Best Budget: Fat Shark FSV2442 32CH 5G8 Race Band Receiver. If you own Fat Shark Dominator series goggles then you’ll need this receiver for them to work.

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6 Best Roomba Alternatives for a Spotless Home

3D Printing Hub

Dirt detection, navigation, and connectivity have only been getting better, so choosing a current Roomba model over others is still a smart thing to do. New companies like Neato Robotics have emerged too and are putting out smarter, better integrated models at a brisk pace.

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Recreating Classic Cars with CAD: Tucker Torpedo Project Update

The Solidworks Blog

Rob uses the original plaster of Paris 1/24 scale model as his design guide. There are a few unique features, such as the “rocket exhaust port,” which is actually a light to use when backing up and the “shark fin” running down the length of the roof.

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5 Best FPV Goggles & Headsets

3D Printing Hub

Fat Shark FSV1063 Dominator V3. Make and Model. Fat Shark FSV1063 Dominator V3. The FOV and 854×480 resolution are the same as the costlier Fat Shark FSV1063 Dominator V3 (next pick). Fat Shark FSV1063 Dominator V3.

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

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One contestant’s shark-shaped mini 4WD car was invented specifically to address this issue. Shark-Shaped mini 4WD car here is pretty high-tech! Organized by FabCafe Shibuya, a Mini 4WD Cup was held on Sunday, August 31 in Tokyo.

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VR vs FPV Headset for Drones: What’s the difference?

3D Printing Hub

Make sure the product is compatible with your model. Fat Shark HDO FPV Goggles. Make and Model. Fat Shark HDO FPV Goggles. Fat Shark HDO FPV Goggles | Top Pick. The Top Pick goes to the Fat Shark HDO FPV Goggles. This is Fat Shark’s flagship HDO.

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Explore the World with SOLIDWORKS-Inspired Products in the SWW18 Product Showcase

The Solidworks Blog

The Arcimoto is an electric vehicle that delivers a thrilling ride experience, exceptional maneuverability, room for two passengers with gear, easy city parking, and ultra-efficient operation—all at an affordable base model price of $11,900.

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Learning from Nature Fuels Aerospace Innovation

3D Perspectives

Second is nature as a model. “We Airbus has developed an aerospace surface with “riblets” that resemble shark skin. Birds are an obvious model for aerospace biomimicry. Written by Catherine Bolgar.

3D printable shark model now available for free for limited time

3ders

Mister shark started out on a simple premiss. Don was taking his usual morning swim in the ocean while thinking of the next model to build for fun (not for a client) he wanted to get away from the mechanical things he’s been building and wanted to do something organic.

Strong, Yet Light: Introducing Aluminum

Shapeways Blog

Shark Bottle Opener by AndyZoer ). For those of you new to 3D modeling, be sure to check out this page to be connected with a designer who can help bring your idea to life. When you think about Aluminum, what comes to mind? Huge sheets that are turned into car and machine parts?

Beastcam super high-speed 3D scanner invented to create 3D models of live sharks

3ders

With the goal of creating accurate 3D models of live sharks, geckos and other fast-moving animals, functional biologists from the University of Massachusetts Amherst used off-the-shelf-materials to put together a portable, high-speed, and low-cost 3D scanning system they are calling the Beastcam.

Inside 3D Printing in Santa Clara 2014 Recap

Sculpteo

I also went over the different types of printers, materials, challenges and even how to go from blueprint to final 3D Printed model. Exciting stuff (I can imagine) to be put in the ‘hot’ seat pitching to investors, Shark Tank style! Hello world, Christina writing.

Katy Perry’s Lawyers Demand Removal of 3D Printable Left Shark from Shapeways

3ders

The 3D printing community has had its ups and downs when it comes to Intellectual Property (IP) and copyright laws, however this Tuesday, representatives from Katy Perry’s Legal team issued a firm cease and desist letter to Shapeways, demanding that they remove a 3D model of the Internet-famous ‘Left Shark,’ a mascot that appeared during her Superbowl Halftime performance and became an instant meme due to his off-beat dance style.

Designer Spotlight: Harry Burger

Shapeways Blog

My uncle does 3D modeling for animation, and he pointed out Shapeways as a way I could 3D print in metal. I give props to Mstyle183, who made the Left Shark figures and stood up to the lawyers trying to stop him.

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Best RC Helicopters of 2018

3D Printing Hub

Are you in the market for an RC helicopter, but with the wide selection of choice are not sure on what model to select? The installation varies on the model you pick, but once you get going maintaining an RC helicopter is easy and generally maintenance-free. Make and Model.

Best Drones Under $300

3D Printing Hub

I have personally researched every machine in this guide and compared them against similar models in the price category. These no-nonsense reviews present the most feature-packed models currently for sale on sites like Amazon. Drones under $300 are at the lower end of mid-range.

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FPV Flying for Beginners

3D Printing Hub

GHz (commonly known as the “Fat Shark” frequency alluding to its compatibility to the popular brand of video goggles). Some models have the display built in directly onto the transmitter or control module, such as the Hubsan X4 Quadcopter with FPV Camera or Hubsan H501S X4 FPV. Most of them are quite expensive, with the cheapest models going for around $100. High quality models are more recommended, but these can cost upwards of $500.

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