Tagged with 3d print

FormLabs set to shake 3D world at its foundations.

FormLabs set to shake 3D world at its foundations.

FormLabs has gone live with theirĀ Form 1 3D printerĀ this morning and the Kickstarter campaign they also launched at the same time has already surpassed its goal. This indicates that the hype they have conjured up is now metrialising into real money.   The keen early-adopters can buy a machine via Kickstarter for US$2299. Obviously this … Continue reading

FormLabs to reveal “revolutionary” new 3D printer.

FormLabs to reveal “revolutionary” new 3D printer.

The FormLabs website states that they are on the verge of unveiling a “revolutionary” new 3D printer. From their website: FINALLY: Low-cost, High-Resolution 3D Printing Simple. Elegant. Powerful. Get ready to experience a revolution in desktop 3D printing. Coming September 26, 2012. The dark picture on their website though can be hacked and made lighter … Continue reading

Ford is again changing the way cars are manufactured.

Everyone knows about Henry Ford right? He revolutionised the car manufacturing industry by introducing the assembly line during the early 1900’s. Now the Ford company is again a trend setter in the car manufacturing world. Speaking to BusinessGreen on the sidelines of the Cleantech Forum in San Francisco, Mike Tinskey, director of vehicle electrification at … Continue reading

A plea to the 3D printing gurus.

This is a plea to the movers and shakers in the 3D Printing industry (3D Systems, are you listening?) to please start investing in research for alternative materials to print. If indeed this whole “next industrial revolution” will get off the ground as most of us agree it will, we might have a big issue. … Continue reading