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 needed in achieving something new or improved. Dr. Adrian Bowyer, a senior lecturer at the University of Bath, specifically in the mechanical engineering department, founded the company in 2005. Continue reading Reprap: A Tinkerer’s Wonderland
Yes, the 3d printer is cool, and it can print anything you want, whenever, wherever… But you still have to fill ’em with €25 plastic spools. If it were only a little cheaper to use them… Or is it?