3D Printing a Solution to the Major Waste Disposal Crisis in Samoa


The New Zealander who studies design at Wellington’s Victoria University traveled to Samoa recently and made an. 3D Design 3D Printing Great Pacific Garbage Patch Lionel Taito-Matamua new zealand New Zealand Innovators Awards plastic refuse repurposing Samoa Simon Fraser Victoria University of WellingtonDesign student Lionel Taito-Matamua is a problem-solver and an award-winner.

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A Penguin Called Bagpipes Got A New Foot And Is So Damn Happy About It

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Bagpipes the penguin has been given a new lease on life after 3D printing technology has been used to create a new leg. In 2007, Bagpipes lost his leg when he got tangled up in a fisherman’s net near New Zealand.

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Indian Company Protoprint Transforms Waste into 3D Printing Filament for Commercial Use


This week, we reported on New Zealand-based Waikato University’s revolutionary FDM technology-based 3D printing method that allows anyone to print complex objects by converting waste material into. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Business 3d printed waste 3d printing plastic waste 3D printing waste india plastic waste Protoprint SWaCH waste pickers wastepickers

Researchers at Waikato University Transform Waste into 3D Printing Filament


Researchers and students under New Zealand-based Waikato University’s Materials Science professor Kim Pickering have successfully demonstrated the utilization of waste material in creating. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Business 3d print recycled plastic 3d printed waste Kim Pickering recycled 3d printer filament sustainability University of Waikato Waikato University

Faster, Faster! Rush Expands to All Strong & Flexible Plastics

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So whatever colorful creations you’re printing, get them faster today with Rush production on all Strong & Flexible plastics. Rush Expands to All Strong & Flexible Plastics appeared first on The Shapeways Blog.

Form Prosthetics Let You Be You

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Now, Form Prosthetics has created a way to bring something new to to this 3D printed prosthetics revolution: personal style. Form is nothing less than part of a new reality.

New Zealand student is double finalist in Innovators competition for research into 3D printing recycled plastic to help Samoa


This article New Zealand student is double finalist in Innovators competition for research into 3D printing recycled plastic to help Samoa is first published at 3ders.org.

RepRap: Blog: Rewriting history

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30 September 2007 - Vik Olliver in New Zealand finished the second Darwin. [3]. Darwin; these are assembled in New Zealand and finally tested when he visits at. That could be measured the amount of plastic sold by each big resellers. So I think a true metric would be how much tonne of plastic is consumed by each month by all reprap users combined. RepRap: Blog.

DIMENSIONEXT: International 3D Printed Drone Competition


Already teams have submitted their entries from: Australia, Canada, Germany, India, Israel, Italy, Kenya, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Romania, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Thailand, Tunisia, Uruguay, UK, & USA.​ New SL & DLP 3D Printers. Pages. SECTOR NEWS.

TCT Show 2014 Industry Review & Technology round-up - RepRap Community Hub


Some old, some new - I also printed a lot of example models and objects for various exhibitors around the show. I did have my new 100ml Paste extruder project and the prototype pellet extruders on show. - eSun were at the show promoting their new filament cleaning material.

NZ fisherman invents 3D printed Keepa to prevent injury to caught fish


Tran Lawrence, a fisherman and self-proclaimed inventor from New Plymouth, New Zealand, has invented a clever 3D printed fishing device to help prevent injury to fish. The plastic ‘Keepa’ fish scoop allows fishers to safely handle fish once caught.