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We Saved His Job! 3D Print Job That Is.

Why the heck would anyone spend 30% to 50% of a 3D printer’s cost on an uninterruptible power supply?

Kyle, one of many professional 3D printer service providers that currently use a Battery Backup Power uninterruptible power supply (UPS) explains why in his message back to us. 120 more words

Global Shipments of 3D Printers More than Double in First-Quarter 2015

London-based IT market-research firm Context reports that global shipments of personal, desktop 3D printers more than doubled in the first quarter of 2015. According to the firm, global shipments of personal, desktop 3D Printers priced under $5,000, rose by 24 percent in first-quarter 2015, resulting in a 114 percent year-over-year increase, as more brands entered the market, global channels expanded, and successfully crowd-funded 3D printers shipped. 329 more words

3D Printing

I got my M3D printer finally!

After a few months, and some order changes from manufacture. I got my M3D printer finally!

Following video show the weight of printer and filament: 6 more words

3D Printer

Ember and the Future of Making Things

Ember, the Autodesk 3D Printer, made its debut earlier this year. Autodesk’s goal behind Ember and its open platform, Spark, is to help fuel the manufacturing industrial revolution. 90 more words

Manufacturing

An interesting 3D printed, raspberry Pi-powered Game Boy emulator has popped up on Thingiverse recently. The DIY project combines the versatility of the small Raspberry Pi computers with some intelligent 3D printing to create what is essentially a mini portable Game Boy/SNES handheld console. 126 more words

General

Maker Faire Detroit 2015 was Awesome

If you’ve never been to a Maker Faire then you are missing out! Maker Faire is an annual show and tell type event created by Make Magazine to ‘celebrate arts, crafts, engineering, science projects, and the DIY mindset’. 669 more words

Engineering

3D Printer Part 4

Pack 4 contains some rods and pulleys for the build.

The first step was to put one of the timing pulleys 111 more words

Kit