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Daihatsu Collaborates with Stratasys and Local Designers

Stratasys Ltd., the 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions company, says automaker Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd, (Daihatsu) is one of the first manufacturers to deliver on the 3D printing vision of mass customization of end-u [...]

Studios Interview – Andrew Reynolds

MyMiniFactory sat down with Studios designer Andrew Reynolds to find out more about what makes him tick! How old are you? I am 22 years old. Where did you grow up? I am from Binghamton, New York. Where did you learn 3D design? I a [...]

RepRap wins industry award

German company RepRap’s X150 3D Printer been awarded the BEST OF Industry Prize for 2016. A number of companies submitted their entries for the award for high-tech industrial products.  The X150 was deemed to be the best entry and [...]

When 3D printing refreshes Chinese traditional ink.

On 12th June 2016, our interests were drawn to a particular project at the graduation show at The Central Academy of Fine Arts in China. Young artist ZhiHe Chen connected 3D printing with ink to create ‘Ink Cloud’, an innovative p [...]

Ceramic art meets 3D printing

A couple of weeks ago, I had the chance to interview Diego Gomez Garcia-Carpintero. Diego graduated in Fine Arts from Complutense University of Madrid and holds a Master’s Degree in organic 3D modeling. With over 10 years’ experie [...]

Top 5 Cosplay Props and Armor of 2016

So guys, we're nearly halfway through the year. Already. How did that happen? (Rhetorical question, I understand how the flow of time works.) I've decided to take a look at some of the amazing things we've seen 3D printed in the w [...]

Mixed-Reality improve Design and Collaboration Process

Trimble (NASDAQ:  TRMB) and Gensler, a leading global architecture and design firm, announced today that they are collaborating to explore the intersection of human interfaces, architecture and computing using mixed-reality techno [...]

3D printing can revive local manufacturing, but will it?

We have the power in our hands to take manufacturing back to the masses and reverse the trend of mass manufacturing in far off lands. So could local FabStores, or mini factories, have a future? Well they could, but there needs to [...]

Zortrax offers free filament

3D printing giant Zortrax is celebrating 100,000 Facebook fans by offering five spools of material and free worldwide shipping to anyone that buys an M200 printer. You can access the bundle here, it costs $1990 and you can place y [...]

How can open source hardware disrupt manufacturing?

Open source software has had a lasting impact on the world and the likes of Wordpress, Linux, Firefox and Magento have become household names. Open Source Hardware hasn’t made such an impression on the public domain, but it’s out [...]