Category Archives: Kickstarter, etc

WonderCutter uses 40,000 vibrations a second to cut plastic with ease

WonderCutter is a handheld ultrasonic cutter that combines razor blades with a 40-kilohertz ultrasonic vibration to make cutting plastic as easy as cutting cheese. Launched by Korean manufacturer Cutra, the WonderCutter claimed the Gold prize at the International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva 2016. It drew in $50,000 in just five days on its Kickstarter, which is […]

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 […]

Zimple Kickstarter makes 3D printing safer for all

FDM 3D printers are taking an important place on the desktop across industry and at home. As with all electrical devices, it’s important to remain vigilant where safety is concerned, and Parisian startup company Zimple has come up with a nifty device to make 3D printing cleaner for everybody. The Zimpure filtration system, now live […]

$100 3D printer SparkMaker SLA reaches Kickstarter goal in 20 minutes

After launching on Kickstarter 27 July 2017 the SparkMaker desktop SLA 3D printer exceeded its $20,000 goal. As of the time of writing this article, the project has a total of 749 backers, a pledge fund of $145,732, and still 44 days to go. So what’s with all the fuss? A sub $100 desktop SLA […]