3D printing is really just 2D printing over and over … slowly. Joseph DeSimone went into detail about this during his talk at the TED2015 convention. DeSimone claims that his 3D printing technique (inspired by Terminator 2) is 25 to 100 times faster than the usual 3D printing speed. He claims it could even be 1000x faster. Additionally, the 3D parts created by his technique are strong, smooth, and functional.
Apr 29, 2015 What If 3D Printing Was 100X Faster?
Mar 20, 2015 Cool and Useless Stuff Made by 3D Printer
There are quite a few useful things that you can make with a 3D printer, and those things have gotten quite a bit of news coverage. These things include but are not limited to padlocks, lamps, clips, small, rare replacement pieces for mechanical objects, kitchen tools, iphone cases, guns, guitars, etc. We want to talk to you today about all the useless chotchkies you can make with a 3D printer that will bring pure joy to your life. The possibilities are endless. We say, try your hand at printing an alien skull, a tiger figurine, or a Princess Leia style bikini. We’ve even seen some incredible art come out of 3D printing. Here are our top 10 non-utilitarian uses for 3D printing. Continue reading “Cool and Useless Stuff Made by 3D Printer”…