Category Archives: Design

University researchers develop new method for making 3D printed molds

Researchers at the Institute of Science and Technology Austria & the Institute of Science and Information Technology in Italy have developed a new tool for creating 3D printed molds. The tool automatically finds the best method to design silicone molds, and delivers the templates for what the team are calling ‘metamolds’. Bernd Bickel, heading the […]

RESHAPE18 3D printing Sensing Materialities calls for final submissions

The RESHAPE 3D printing competition organized by design collective Noumena, IN(3D)USTRY, and Fira de Barcelona, Barcelona’s trade fair institution, is back for 2018.  Last year, with the theme of ‘Programmable Skins,’ RESHAPE17 saw designers use 3D printing and robotics to create interactive garments and accessories, such as the sound isolating earphones from Italy’s CRDESIGNstudio. This year, in […]

Last chance to enter MyMiniFactory Meccano-inspired Clickaloo 3D design challenge

MyMiniFactory’s Meccano-inspired 3D design challenge is in its closing stages, with entrants standing the chance of winning a fantastic prize. In collaboration with Clickaloo 3D printable construction toys, the 3D object sharing platform is challenging makers to use existing pins and plates to build interesting and unique combinations. The winning entry will receive a CraftBot 2 3D printer […]

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.