Will 3D printing change my world?

Will 3D printing change my world?

Have a look at this excellent article by BBC and watch a couple of thought-provoking films on how 3D printing is already shaping tomorrow’s world. http://www.bbc.co.uk/guides/zp7x7hv

Jewellery-making workshop at Metallo Nobile

This is the workshop that inspired 3D Lab project Metallo Nobile joined our initiative with their expert knowledge and skills in jewellery making. We were particularly interested in the 3D prototyping process followed before manual elaboration of a jewel. The...
3D Printer Guide

3D Printer Guide

3D Hubs offer a comprehensive review of currently available 3D printers. Check their 3D Printer Guide before you decide which machine to choose for your workshops. They surveyed the global community of 3D printing service providers to learn from their experiences. The...
What else to print

What else to print

If you run out of ideas what to print check this resource https://makezine.com/category/digital-fabrication/3d-printing-workshop/ You’ll also find lots of other stuff on the MAKE portal: hundreds of projects in every issue covering robots, drones, 3D printing and...
FreeCAD

FreeCAD

FreeCAD is an open-source parametric 3D modeler made primarily to design real-life objects of any size. Parametric modeling allows you to easily modify your design by going back into your model history and changing its parameters. This software is most suitable for...
TinkerCAD

TinkerCAD

TinkerCAD is an easy-to-use, browser based 3D design tool for creating 3D printable items: toys, decorations, pieces of jewelry, robot parts, etc. Users are guided through the 3D design process through ‘Lessons’, which teach the basics before moving on to...
Blender

Blender

Blender is a free open source 3D creation suite. It supports 3D modeling, rigging, animation, simulation, rendering and compositing, just to list its key functions. Blender is made by hundreds of people from around the world – both studios and individual...
Print Quality Troubleshooting Guide

Print Quality Troubleshooting Guide

I found a very useful online guide for all who work with 3D printing, especially for the beginners. There are a lot of different issues, which may appear in your work, and most of them are described here together with possible solutions: