Category: Technology

SLA 3D printing. High resolution at it’s best.

SLA printing uses technology inspired by the “metal man” in the Terminator movies. Focused UV light hardens the resin from a pool. The object is then drawn from the resin. It has been an 18 month wait for this new

3D Printed Express Toothbrush

When you brush your teeth, you probably miss the plaque hidden in the nooks and crannies of your chompers. But that’s because your toothbrush is a generic product made for thousands of different people with thousands of different mouths, to

3D Printed Jumbo Jet by Airbus

3D printed jumbo Jet - skeleton of the future

Designer Bastian Schaefer shows off a speculative design for the future of jet planes, with a skeleton inspired by strong, flexible, natural forms and by the needs of the world’s, ahem, growing population. Imagine an airplane that’s full of light

3D-Printed Casts

healing broken bones - 3D printed cast

Breaking a bone is unpleasant all around — and having to wear a smelly, clunky plaster cast is like getting kicked when you’re down. At least, that’s how Jake Evill felt after breaking his hand. Evill, a recent graduate of

What is 3D Printing and How Does it Work?

what is 3D printing and how it works

The 3D printing technology is used for both prototyping and distributed manufacturing with applications in architecture, construction, industrial design, automotive, aerospace, military, engineering, civil engineering, dental and medical industries, biotech (human tissue replacement), fashion, footwear, jewellery, geographic information systems, food, and many other fields.

7 Things You Must Know About 3D Printing

3D printing nozzle

It’s Slow. You can’t expect Replicators as in Star Trek. The most expensive commercial units take many hours, or even days, to produce even medium-sized objects. Consumer-grade 3D printers can be even slower. Your fastest print will be small objects,