Category Archives: Design

INTAMSYS competition opens, win over $10k in cash and 3D printing equipment

INTAMSYS, a manufacturer of industrial 3D printing systems, has launched a new competition. Organizations, companies, research and education institutions are invited to take part in the INTAMSYS industrial 3D Printing Global Competition. The theme of the design challenge is jigs and fixtures. “During our business visits in the USA, Europe and China, we’ve learned first-hand from […]

Tinkercad and MyMiniFactory partner up for yet another 3D design challenge, sponsored by Snapmaker

3D design software Tinkercad and 3D printable object-sharing platform MyMiniFactory have partnered up for another 3D design challenge, sponsored by Snapmaker. In theme with the recent heat wave, MyMiniFactory and Tinkercad want contestants to design 3D printable objects for the great outdoors in this next design challenge. This is the fourth partnership of this kind […]

Red Dot 2018: Das Know-How der CRP Technology beim Oscar des Designs

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Die Red Dot Edition 2018, eine der bedeutendsten Auszeichnungen für Design weltweit, öffnet sich der italienischen Technologie. Der funktionale Dronenprototyp Tundra-M von Hexadrone, hergestellt mit professioneller 3D Druck Technik der italienischen Firma CRP Technology und ihren mit Kohlenstofffasern beladenen Verbundwerkstoffen namens Windform (Windform SP und Windform XT 2.0), hat den Design Award in der Kategorie [...]

Der Beitrag Red Dot 2018: Das Know-How der CRP Technology beim Oscar des Designs erschien zuerst auf 3Druck.com – Das Magazin für 3D-Drucktechnologien.

Celebrating the 4th of July with 3D printing on Independence Day

Today is American Independence Day. To celebrate the 4th of July, 3D printing platform MyMiniFactory has put together a collection of 3D printable objects. Here is a short selection of what is on offer: Mini Captain America – Civil war edition Designer Ramon Angosto Artigues writes, “Mini Captain America is based on @Wekster figures style, […]

Neuer intelligenter Beton von NOWLab

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Auch wenn die Intelligenz von Beton durchaus nicht überragend ist, ist es wahr, dass sie zunehmend steigt, d.h. Beton bietet die Möglichkeit, mit den Nutzern zu interagieren. Diese Interaktion geht über einen einfachen Ein-/Ausschaltmechanismus hinaus und beinhaltet eine Verbindung zu einem Netzwerk, das die gemeinsame Nutzung und Interaktion aus der Ferne ermöglicht. Heute gibt es [...]

Der Beitrag Neuer intelligenter Beton von NOWLab erschien zuerst auf 3Druck.com – Das Magazin für 3D-Drucktechnologien.

Esso and MyMiniFactory have partnered up for another innovation focused 3D design challenge

MyMiniFactory have partnered up with petroleum giant Esso Petroleum Company Limited (“Esso”) for a second design challenge, offering the chance to participants to win an incredible CB3 3D printer. After the success of the upcycling-themed challenge Esso is looking for another successful campaign. What to design? In this design contest, participants must come up with […]

Sandia Labs apply design for additive manufacturing to build precision telescope

Using sub-par materials and inaccurate dimensions does not sound like the appropriate start to a precision engineering project. However, a team at Sandia National Laboratories has done just that, and made a functional telescope capable of “seeing” as accurately as one five times the cost. How did they do it? By leveraging the advantages of design […]

Record-breaking deep dive made possible by 3D printing

Russian para-athlete, Dmitry Pavlenko – assisted by 3D printed diving gear –  has made a record-breaking dive in Egypt’s Red Sea. Pavlenko executed the 40-meter independent deep dive on May 7th, 2018 using a buoyancy lever which controlled his air-circulation valves whilst underwater. The lever was designed and created by a student engineering team from […]