The 3d printers source http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog The 3d printers source blog Mon, 21 Aug 2017 17:17:56 +0000 en-US hourly 1 3D printed Nintendo Switch adapters help one-handed gamers play Zelda: Breath of the Wild http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/3d-printed-nintendo-switch-adapters-help-one-handed-gamers-play-zelda-breath-of-the-wild/ http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/3d-printed-nintendo-switch-adapters-help-one-handed-gamers-play-zelda-breath-of-the-wild/#respond Mon, 21 Aug 2017 17:17:56 +0000 http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/target/3d-printed-nintendo-switch-adapters-help-one-handed-gamers-play-zelda-breath-of-the-wild/ 3D printed Nintendo Switch adapters help one-handed gamers play Zelda: Breath of the Wild
Mexican engineer Julio Vazquez has designed a pair of 3D printed Nintendo Switch accessories that allow one-handed gamers to play with both controllers at once. One adaptor puts the controllers side by side; the other puts them at right angles. The Nintendo Switch has had its fair share of criticism since its launch back in […]
 
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Markforged introduces two new industrial 3D printers, the X3 and X5, for local manufacturing http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/markforged-introduces-two-new-industrial-3d-printers-the-x3-and-x5-for-local-manufacturing/ http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/markforged-introduces-two-new-industrial-3d-printers-the-x3-and-x5-for-local-manufacturing/#respond Sun, 20 Aug 2017 17:18:21 +0000 http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/target/markforged-introduces-two-new-industrial-3d-printers-the-x3-and-x5-for-local-manufacturing/ Markforged introduces two new industrial 3D printers, the X3 and X5, for local manufacturing
Leading 3D printing company Markforge today announced a couple of new additions to its line of 3D printers, which should greatly expand its reach into the industrial 3D printing market as well as improving the options available for existing customers. The release of the X2 and X5 industrial 3D printers will mean that the company […]
 
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Machine learning speeds up forensic fingerprint matching http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/machine-learning-speeds-up-forensic-fingerprint-matching/ http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/machine-learning-speeds-up-forensic-fingerprint-matching/#respond Sun, 20 Aug 2017 16:58:07 +0000 http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/target/machine-learning-speeds-up-forensic-fingerprint-matching/ Machine learning speeds up forensic fingerprint matching
The new algorithm helps read smudged or incomplete fingerprints Fingerprinting is one of the mainstays of forensic science, but despite what we see on TV and in movies, analyzing and matching latent prints is a difficult business and still the province of experts. But now scientists from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) […]
 
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Made In Space wraps up testing on BEAM’s 3D printed radiation shields http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/made-in-space-wraps-up-testing-on-beams-3d-printed-radiation-shields/ http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/made-in-space-wraps-up-testing-on-beams-3d-printed-radiation-shields/#respond Sun, 20 Aug 2017 16:47:20 +0000 http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/target/made-in-space-wraps-up-testing-on-beams-3d-printed-radiation-shields/ Made In Space wraps up testing on BEAM's 3D printed radiation shields
Made In Space, the company behind the International Space Station’s Additive Manufacturing Facility (AMF), recently announced that it has completed the third and final stage of its 3D printed Radiation Enclosure Monitor (REM) shield testing for radiation aboard the Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM). 3D printed casing for REM sensor The company has been working […]
 
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Free event combines 3D printing and drones http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/free-event-combines-3d-printing-and-drones/ http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/free-event-combines-3d-printing-and-drones/#respond Sun, 20 Aug 2017 16:29:21 +0000 http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/target/free-event-combines-3d-printing-and-drones/ Free event combines 3D printing and drones
3D printing and drones are on display this week at a central London event. The free event is organised by 3D file-sharing platform MyMiniFactory and Extreme Flyers, leaders in micro-scale consumer drone technology and production. 3D printed drones on custom designed launch pads. At Regent’s Place Plaza visitors can experience professional drone racing, simulators and […]
 
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Build your own coilgun with 3D printed winding rig http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/build-your-own-coilgun-with-3d-printed-winding-rig/ http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/build-your-own-coilgun-with-3d-printed-winding-rig/#respond Sun, 20 Aug 2017 16:09:06 +0000 http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/target/build-your-own-coilgun-with-3d-printed-winding-rig/ Build your own coilgun with 3D printed winding rig
Miros, a maker from Slovakia, has built a 3D printed coilgun “without massive capacitors.” The weapon uses battery-powered coils, and is powerful enough to (slightly) dent a piece of wood using metal ammunition. While some countries have taken an aggressively defensive stance over 3D printed guns, most people agree that maker experiments like this 3D […]
 
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Russian spacewalking cosmonauts release world’s first 3D printed satellite from ISS http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/russian-spacewalking-cosmonauts-release-worlds-first-3d-printed-satellite-from-iss/ http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/russian-spacewalking-cosmonauts-release-worlds-first-3d-printed-satellite-from-iss/#respond Sat, 19 Aug 2017 17:57:44 +0000 http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/target/russian-spacewalking-cosmonauts-release-worlds-first-3d-printed-satellite-from-iss/ Russian spacewalking cosmonauts release world's first 3D printed satellite from ISS
In this image made from video provided by NASA, Russian cosmonaut Sergei Ryazansky holds a mini satellite before launching it by hand from the International Space Station on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017. (NASA via AP) Spacewalking cosmonauts set free the world’s first satellite made almost entirely with a 3D printer on Thursday. The satellites were […]
 
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3D printed Strandbeest robot impresses with ultra-smooth gait http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/3d-printed-strandbeest-robot-impresses-with-ultra-smooth-gait/ http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/3d-printed-strandbeest-robot-impresses-with-ultra-smooth-gait/#respond Sat, 19 Aug 2017 17:50:09 +0000 http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/target/3d-printed-strandbeest-robot-impresses-with-ultra-smooth-gait/ 3D printed Strandbeest robot impresses with ultra-smooth gait
A maker named Nicolas Raynaud has made a 3D printed robot inspired by Theo Jansen’s incredible wind-powered Strandbeest mechanisms. The robot has wowed the internet with its ultra-smooth leg movements . When you first see videos of Dutch artist Theo Jansen’s Strandbeest mechanisms, it’s hard to believe they’re real. A network of plastic yellow tubes, […]
 
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3D-printable robot arm is a sign language interpreter http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/3d-printable-robot-arm-is-a-sign-language-interpreter/ http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/3d-printable-robot-arm-is-a-sign-language-interpreter/#respond Sat, 19 Aug 2017 17:30:22 +0000 http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/target/3d-printable-robot-arm-is-a-sign-language-interpreter/ 3D-printable robot arm is a sign language interpreter
Project Aslan is a robot hand that can translate text into sign language A team from the University of Antwerp is developing a robotic sign language interpreter. The first version of the robot hand, named Project Aslan, is mostly 3D-printed and can translate text into fingerspelling gestures, but the team’s ultimate goal is to build […]
 
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Marines evaluate mobile Fab Lab to expedite repair and supply http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/marines-evaluate-mobile-fab-lab-to-expedite-repair-and-supply/ http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/marines-evaluate-mobile-fab-lab-to-expedite-repair-and-supply/#respond Sat, 19 Aug 2017 17:16:39 +0000 http://www.diy3dprinted.com/blog/target/marines-evaluate-mobile-fab-lab-to-expedite-repair-and-supply/ Marines evaluate mobile Fab Lab to expedite repair and supply
The U.S. Marine Corps is evaluating the utility of an expeditionary fabrication laboratory (X-FAB) for on-demand crisis response. A self-contained fab lab, the 20 x 20 foot unit is stocked with four 3D printers, CAD software and a 3D scanner. It can be deployed with battalion-level Marine maintenance units, servicing support ground equipment including motor […]
 
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