Category Archives: Design

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 […]

3D Pioneers Challenge Finalists 2018 _ Pushing boundaries … and Think big!

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(Erfurt, 14. Mai 2018) In der dritten Auflage des internationalen Wettbewerbs 3D Pioneers Challenge schaffen es die Organisatoren wieder die Trends und Strömungen der aktuellen 3D-Druck Branche aufzuspüren und auf der Rapid.Tech + FabCon 3.D in Erfurt zu bündeln. Internationale Einreichungen aus insgesamt 17 Ländern von Europa bis Kanada, Japan oder Indien haben ihren Weg [...]

Der Beitrag 3D Pioneers Challenge Finalists 2018 _ Pushing boundaries … and Think big! erschien zuerst auf – Das Magazin für 3D-Drucktechnologien.

MyMiniFactory x Tinkercad Easter design challenge winners receive brand new M3D Crane Quad 3D printer

M3D recently joined with Tinkercad to sponsor a Easter themed design challenge on MyMiniFactory. Designed to add a modern twist to Easter by designing a surprise egg with a toy in the middle or a toy within a toy. MyMiniFactory is the world’s leading 3D printable object-sharing platform, where over 8,500  3D designers and creators […]

3D Printing Industry and Protolabs design competition winner announced, 2018 Awards update

Voting in 2018 3D Printing Industry Awards closes in one week. Then on May 17th, leaders in the 3D printing industry will meet in London for the announcement of the winners. At our gala-event, the winners will be presented with a unique trophy. As in the previous year we asked MyMiniFactory to invite their global […]

Self-forming structures made with 3D printing at Nervous System

The Nervous System studio was founded in 2007. Since then their exploration of generative design, often drawing on 3D printing technology, has made the work of founders Jessica Rosenkrantz and Jesse Louis-Rosenberg a regular appearance on this site. Projects from the Somerville, Massachusetts studio include the 4D printing Kinematics system and working with New Balance […]

Aectual Floors showcases 3D printing at the Milan Salone

Amsterdam-based tech company Aectual is currently exhibiting a sustainably produced, bespoke range of floors at the Salone del Mobile in Milan. Aectual has developed technology to create 3D printed floors in a virtually limitless array of colours and patterns, which they achieve with the help of robotic 3D printers. Entirely custom-made According to company CEO […]

Milan Design Woche öffnet mit schönstem bisher 3D-gedruckten Haus

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Aktuell findet die Milan Design Woche (Salone Del Mobile Milano) statt. Eines der Highlights wird ein 3D-gedrucktes Haus sein. Es soll das schönste bisher 3D-gedruckte Haus sein. Das Haus wurde in einer Zusammenarbeit von Arup und CLS Architetti entwickelt. Das Haus wurde unter dem Namen 3D Housing 05 entwickelt. Es besitzt eine Fläche von rund […]

Der Beitrag Milan Design Woche öffnet mit schönstem bisher 3D-gedruckten Haus erschien zuerst auf – Das Magazin für 3D-Drucktechnologien.

Milan Design Week opens with the most beautiful 3D printed house yet

Milan Design Week 2018, or Salone Del Mobile Milano, is in full swing in the global taste-making capital of Northern Italy. This week, in an exhibit made for 3D printing enthusiasts with an eye for architecture, UK design firm Arup and Italy’s CLS Architetti put the finishing touches on the 3D HOUSING 05 project – a 100 square […]