RepRapPro has introduced the Tricolour Mendel, an open-source RepRap Mendel printer designed to work with three colors or three different plastics at the same time. The unit is priced at about $1,000, plus shipping costs.
After many weeks of beta testing and tweaking, Formlabs has announced that the Form 1 3D printer is entering into full production.
Jeff Moe founded Aleph Objects in 2011. An open source advocate and a long-time member of the free software community, he based his startup on the philosophy of freedom, or “Libre Hardware.”
DeltaMaker, the latest 3D printer company to raise money via crowdfunding, has surpassed its funding goal of $107,000 two weeks after launching the project on Kickstarter. With 174 backers pledging more than $115,000 to fund the project to date, the company announced it is moving into the production phase.