Jurassic dinosaur skull reconstructed with CT scans and 3D modeling

Jurassic dinosaur skull reconstructed with CT scans and 3D modeling

Researchers from South Africa are walking with dinosaurs after recreating the facial skeleton of the Massospondylus carinatus (M. carinatus) dinosaur with CT scans and digital 3D modeling. Kimberley E.J. Chapelle and Jonah N. Choiniere from the Evolutionary Studies Institute and School of Geosciences at South Africa’s University of the Witwatersrand , have produced a 3D […]

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3D print your own wearable cosplay armor

3D print your own wearable cosplay armor

Gaming, fantasy, and sci-fi enthusiasts will already know that additive manufacturing is changing the cosplay game, as the technology enables people to create highly realistic cosplay props and costumes. (Image: shoreydesigns / Instagram) On the costume front, we’ve just come across a novel method for 3D printing flexible, wearable (and, dare I say, comfortable?) cosplay […]

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Protolabs reports record revenue with double digit growth in 3D printing

Protolabs reports record revenue with double digit growth in 3D printing

Protolabs (NYSE: PRLB) financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2017 report a record turnover for the Minnesota headquartered on-demand manufacturer. With expertise in CNC milling, injection molding and 3D printing, the leading digital enterprise turned over $94.2 million in Q4 2017, a 30.2% increase on revenue of $72.4 million in the same […]

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Porsche starts 3D-printing new parts for old cars

Porsche starts 3D-printing new parts for old cars

Finding parts for a classic Porsche can be difficult If you’ve got a rare older car, then you’ll know how hard it can be to find parts. While it’s possible for suppliers to make compatible spare parts using traditional production tools, doing so isn’t very efficient if only a few are needed. With this in […]

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