News Gizmag visits the Aleph Objects 3D printer factory
Aleph Objects, maker of the LulzBot line of 3D printers, recently made the switch to a new facility in Colorado, big enough to meet its expanding production needs and designed to add more injection-molded and laser-cut parts to the printers.
News 3D Titanium Printed Castings for Bicycles
So, how could this project lead to cheaper titanium frames? For one thing, in the laser melting process, there's no waste all of the titanium alloy powder that isn't fused to make one frame can be reused in another, plus the topological optimizat
News New bioprinting technique creates thicker, healthier tissue
http://www.gizmag.com, By Nick Lavars
The notion of 3D printed biological tissue holds all kinds of possibilities for drug testing and the reparation of damaged cells, though replicating the complexities of human tissue in a lab presents some very big challenges.
News Joris Laarman's Latest 'Anti-Gravity' 3D Printer Basically Conjures Metal Out of Thin Ai
http://www.core77.com, Posted by core jr
Now, the Dutch designer has unveiled his latest breakthrough in liberating digital fabrication from a build platform: As its name suggests, MX3D-Metal can print lines of steel, stainless steel, aluminum, bronze or copper "in mid-air."
News Surgeons recover babys skull with the help of 3D
When Gabriel was born in August, his father, Manuel Dela Cruz, said everything seemed fine with his new son. It wasnt until a week after his birth that Gabriels parents thought their sons forehead looked abnormal.
News Maker 3D-prints himself a prosthetic flexing fingertip
http://news.cnet.com, by Amanda Kooser
A determined maker without health insurance learns the ropes of 3D printing to make himself a new fingertip.
News 3D Printers Becoming Child's Play?
Hasbro announces an agreement with designer 3D Systems which could revolutionize the toy market for children. Both companies are remaining quiet about the partnership. The agreement may cover manufacture of Hasbro products, or could lead to the first
News Paralyzed woman walks again with 3D-printed robotic exoskeleton
3D Systems, in collaboration with Ekso Bionics, has created a 3D-printed robotic exoskeleton that has restored the ability to walk in a woman paralyzed from the waist down.
Headlines: 9 Amazing Pieces Of 3-D-Printed Art -- Paralyzed woman walks again with 3D-printed robotic exoskeleton -- 3D Printers Becoming Child's Play? -- Maker 3D-prints himself a prosthetic flexing fingertip -- Surgeons recover babys skull with the help of 3D -- Joris Laarman's Latest 'Anti-Gravity' 3D Printer Basically Conjures Metal Out of Thin Ai -- New bioprinting technique creates thicker, healthier tissue -- 3D Titanium Printed Castings for Bicycles -- Gizmag visits the Aleph Objects 3D printer factory --