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Makerbot Smart Extruder+: - Unboxing, Review, and Test

Had the great fortune to test the new Smart Extruder+ by Makerbot. They sent me a shiny new Smart Extruder+ and a spool of their True Orange Filament. 93 more words

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John E Wright opens new 3D Print Centre in Hull

Hull’s new 3D printer in action

John E Wright launched their first 3D Print Centre in Nottingham at the beginning of February this year.  Since then, and due to unprecedented demand, a second printer has been added into the Nottingham 3D Print Centre and a third machine brought into the new Leicester 3D Print Centre opened in May.  276 more words

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The Death of MakerBot is Not the Death of an Industry

Following the progress of MakerBot, it is easy to be despondent about the whole desktop 3D printing industry. For a short time back in 2010, MakerBot was 3D printing. 797 more words

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Forget 3D-Printed Knick-Knacks: The Maker Movement Is Entering a New Phase

Even while working as a software engineer at Microsoft, Dan Shapiro felt the need to do something with his hands. He had gone to school intending to be a physicist but switched to engineering, he says, because he found that he liked fixing machines better than using them. 1,883 more words

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Our Nottingham 3D Print Centre

John E Wright takes 3D printing to Sign & Digital 2016.

John E Wright launched their first 3D Print Centre in Nottingham at the beginning of February this year.  341 more words

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3D Printering: Makerbot's Class Action Suit Dismissed

This time last year, Stratasys, parent company of Makerbot, was implicated in a class action suit. Investors claimed Stratasys violated securities laws, and overstated both the performance of the 5th generation of Makerbot printers and the performance of the company itself. 355 more words

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Students' 3D-printed fungarium and Martian mini-farm win NASA 'Star Trek Replicator Challenge'

NASA believes the children are our future. Why else would it ask them for ideas about how to feed astronauts in 2050? The nationwide “Star Trek Replicator” contest… 323 more words

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