Just in time for Derby, one can see a horse head printed in less than 2 minutes! The video was sped up to quickly show how one strand at a time how plastic filament can be melted into a specific pattern. The video was shot for Continue reading
Researchers at the University of Louisville are working on a 3D printed heart that would be constructed from a patient’s fat tissue. The research is ongoing but they are making progress as one can see from the video.
Verdant 3D provides 3D printing as a service using ABS and PLA plastic. So what would someone need printed? These two recent projects show a range. A client needed an box made to hold earphones while he traveled. The box needed to be of a certain size and easily opened. … Continue reading
This model has been a long-time coming. It will probably take most of the day to print and part of this evening. It isn’t the largest object I’ve printed, but it is the most complex one I’ve done to date. Some of the details will be 0.1mm is size. You … Continue reading
Hand in hand with 3D printing is 3D scanning. The Smithsonian is opening their collection by 3D scanning some of their unique, priceless collection. See the video below to see more about 3D scanning.
They have made those scans available for 3D printing at the following site.