On the 2014 Autosalon of Geneva, Swedish supercar designer Koenigsegg will present the One:1. The name refers to the power-to-weight ratio that has breached the magical border of 1:1, meaning that you’ve got a horsepower for every kilogram of weight you’re towing around. By the way, there are 1340 horses at your disposal, and it can… Continue reading »
Let’s say you’re interested in buying a 3d printer. Although the technology has only just started to focus on the masses – that is the consumer market – there are already lots of different models from different manufacterers for sale. They all have their pros and cons, so you need to know which one will… Continue reading »
With 3D printing news hitting the headlines last year, the controversy on how far this technology can go flew unbridled into the air. Its use is applicable to any industry imaginable. There have been a lot of organizations, from the aviation, dental, biotech, automotive, to the food technology industries and others that are already testing… Continue reading »
Anybody who has ever used a 3D printer, for sure, must know RepRap. It is widely used among the printing community around the globe. Some of the founders of 3D printing companies have played in this manufacturing wonderland once in their life, cultivating deep initiative, perseverance, and skills in the process, three of the major qualities… Continue reading »
With the development of more effective and efficient 3D printers in the last few years, the manufacturing industry has seen something that would drastically change the way they conduct business. Additive layer manufacturing, or commonly known as 3D printing, has become a key player in product development. Before this technology, 3D prototyping—the process of creating a… Continue reading »
Though Ultimaker is considered a latecomer in the 3D printing industry, only making its first 3D printer commercially available in May 2011. However, this company has already captured the attention of tinkerers and makers around the world, selling a thousand printers just months after its official release. Make magazine tagged it as the most accurate… Continue reading »
Makerbot, one of the world’s biggest manufacterers of consumer 3D Printers, has unveiled several new printers with built-in cameras. With prices starting in the mid-thousand, will this be the combination that will bring 3D printing to the public?
The 3D printing industry has been getting massive attention since last year. Its popularity skyrocketed since it was made commercial five years ago. It’s just right to give the same attention to one of the most common materials used in this kind of technology, the acrylonitrile butadiene styrene.
Will 3D-printing technology bring a revolution to Christmas shopping lists? If you can just print that iPhone case, why ask Santa? We’re going to go forward a few years, when the 3D printer has been welcomed in the majority of our homes. How will we look at the ‘simple’ process of buying stuff? It has… Continue reading »
After Ultimaker and Shapeways, there’s another addition to 3D printing companies, this time from Amsterdam in The Netherlands. It goes by the name of 3D Hubs (sounds familiar).