Category Archives: 3d Printer

re:3D Gigabot X 3D printer on Kickstarter at $9,500

3D printing company re:3D, based in Austin, Texas, has launched a Kickstarter for the Gigabot X, a large-scale pellet extrusion 3D printer. Backers of the $50,000 campaign can secure a Gigabot X 3D printer for $9,500 or purchase kits and print heads fo…

BCN3D Sigmax 3D printer goes open source

BCN3D Technologies, a Barcelona-based desktop 3D printing specialist, has released the CAD files, documentation, and GitHub repositories for its BCN3D Sigmax 3D printer. The company says it wants to repay the open source community.

Students develop chocolate 3D printer that prints on water!

Students from Sweden’s Lund University have been given the challenge of developing chocolate 3D printers. And while we’ve seen chocolate 3D printing before, the students are trying out an original method that uses a bed of water to cool the chocolate layers as they are printed.