Aurora Labs signs $100,000 3D printing research deal with CSIRO

Aurora Labs signs $100,000 3D printing research deal with CSIRO

Australian 3D printer manufacturer Aurora Labs has announced a research agreement with the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation ( CSIRO ) as part of a joint project to advance and commercialize 3D printing. As part of the deal, Aurora Labs will supply CSIRO, a public scientific research organization, with a small-format Aurora Labs metal […]

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Student team breaks the mold with 3D-printed 6-string violin

Student team breaks the mold with 3D-printed 6-string violin

3 pictures Sean Riley and his 3D-printed, 6-string violin are due to make their first performance in Austin on February 22 University of Texas student Sean Riley needed a violin to play a particular piece of music, but not one with the customary four strings. The piece called for an instrument with six strings. But […]

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3D printed engine part boosts CSU Hornet Racing car power up to 14,000 RPM

3D printed engine part boosts CSU Hornet Racing car power up to 14,000 RPM

A college racing team has redesigned an engine part for its competitive car using Carbon DLS 3D printing technology and improved the engine’s performance by 43%. Hornet Racing from California State University (CSU), Sacramento redesigned the intake manifold for its Honda CBR600RR series, 4-cylinder engine and 3D printed it out of RPU 70 material, incorporating […]

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3D-printed objects change color on demand

3D-printed objects change color on demand

A ColorFab ring is made to appear blue/red, yellow, and red Imagine if you could recolor your smartphone case or other accessories, to match what you were wearing on any given day. Well, it may eventually be possible, thanks to research being conducted at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL). Scientists there have […]

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