Category Archives: Selective Laser Sintering

Sneak peek of the new Sinterit 3D printer and an intro to SLS

This week I was invited on behalf of 3D Printing Industry to the headquarters of Sinterit in Kraków, Poland. Sinterit was founded with the goal of bringing selective laser sintering (SLS) 3D printing to the desktop, opening up access to the technology. In 2015 this goal was achieved with the launch of the LISA 3D printer and, during my […]

First working demo of Formlabs Fuse 1 seen at CES 2018

This week a handful of enterprises from the 3D printing industry are kicking off 2018 with exhibitions of their products at CES 2018 in Las Vegas. In addition to a material announcement, Formlabs is showcasing the Fuse 1 desktop SLS 3D printer at a tradeshow for the first time. Up until now, Formlabs forthcoming SLS […]

VIT desktop SLS 3D printer funds in just 30 minutes on Kickstarter

The VIT is a desktop SLS 3D printer from Barcelona based developer Natural Robotics. Just 30 minutes after launching its Kickstarter campaign, the VIT reached its €28,000 goal and has since exceeded the asking six times over. At the time of writing this article, the VIT pot stands at €183,465, and there are still 23 […]

VIT desktop SLS 3D printer funds in just 30 minutes on Kickstarter

The VIT is a desktop SLS 3D printer from Barcelona based developer Natural Robotics. Just 30 minutes after launching its Kickstarter campaign, the VIT reached its €28,000 goal and has since exceeded the asking six times over. At the time of writing this article, the VIT pot stands at €183,465, and there are still 23 […]

First look at Poland’s SondaSys new SLS 3D printer

SondaSys is an industrial selective laser sintering (SLS) 3D printer set to launch at formnext in Frankfurt 14th to 17th November 2017. It is made by a company of the same name, and produced/developed by various strands of Solveere, a specialist rapid prototyping business first launched in 2006. Based in Poland, SondaSys joins the ranks […]

Children benefit from exoskeleton made on Sinterit desktop SLS 3D printer

In partnership with 3D printer manufacturer Sinterit, designer Bartłomiej Gaczorek has designed a custom fitting exoskeleton for children with SMA (Spinal Muscular Atrophy). The genetic condition, which can severely impede the lives of young children, causes a loss of movement in limbs due to dysfunctional nerves. With adequate equipment however, many children with SMA can […]

Advanced 3D printed fruit simulator could hold key to food security

While many stories about 3D printing food raise a smile, a fruit simulator may have important applications. The rate of food waste, even before a product reaches the home, is one of the key factors driving up the cost of fresh fruit and vegetables in stores. In cold chain supply, fresh produce keeps its quality […]

Advanced 3D printed fruit simulator could hold key to food security

While many stories about 3D printing food raise a smile, a fruit simulator may have important applications. The rate of food waste, even before a product reaches the home, is one of the key factors driving up the cost of fresh fruit and vegetables in stores. In cold chain supply, fresh produce keeps its quality […]