SLS and its beam-melting derivatives have been strictly the domain of giants, often employed by large service bureaus offering print jobs costing more than some personal 3D printers. [read more]

When my six year old son saw a 3D printer running for the very first time, he called the filament "silk" since the layer-by-layer process reminded him of a spider building its web.  [read more]

After swearing off Kickstarter last year due to Lemming Syndrome, I feel like Michael Corleone in the third Godfather movie. "Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in." [read more]

The Zortrax M200 is known for producing high quality prints and relative ease of use. Part of that is attributable to fine hardware engineering, but it is also a result of Zortrax's... [read more]

Disney Research Scientists have released a paper explaining the creation of a 3D printer that uses off-the-shelf fabric prepared with a fusible adhesive as material. While not... [read more]

Danish company RepRap ApS (aka is running a Kickstarter campaign for an innovative desktop FDM component called the Diamond Hotend which can print up to three... [read more]

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