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Dad 3D prints a $10 prosthetic for his boy

If you did not think 3D printing, adaptive manufacturing, was going to change everything a special effects artist and father is proof that it is going to be incredibly disruptive.  A father built a prosthetic hand for his 12-year-old son using a 3-D printer. He was able to build a a $20000 prosthetic hand for around…

3D Printing “DRM” Aims to Stop Next-Gen Pirates

A startup called Authentise wants to skip the file-sharing Napster era and go straight to the legal, commercial streaming services. It developed a technology that works like a Spotify for “physibles”—a newly coined term for 3D-printed objects,MIT’s Technology Review reported via Motherboard. http://torrentfreak.com/3d-printing-drm-aims-to-stop-next-gen-pirates-130827/ Related articles And it Begins: 3D Printing and the New Age of DRM New 3D printing DRM…

3D print vinyl records from MP3s

The nostalgic return to vinyl LP records is endearing, in a way, but no one expects the digital music recording industry to start producing the large discs in mass quantities again. Music is as invisible as money these days, and by that, I mean we’re careless with it. I still bitterly mourn the death of my first…

3D scan with a Kinect for 3D printing

Volumental on target to make 3D scanning mainstream. Scanning and 3D printing an object could become much simpler if 3D printing company Volumental is successful in crowdfunding the development of a web app which would allow users to scan and print 3D objects using nothing more than a Microsoft XBox Kinect sensor and a web browser.…

3D-Printed Rocket Parts Excel in NASA Tests

A continuation of the 3D printed rocket engine injector story a few weeks ago. It has now out performed the milled traditional manufactured injector. The traditionally constructed injectors used in the SLS tests cost about $10,000 each and took six months to build; the 3D-printed versions cost less than $5,000 and only took 40 hours…

3D printing maniac builds entire film SLR camera with $30 in parts

The OpenReflex camera was created byLéo Marius, a recent design graduate who’s posted the plans and everything you’ll need to make your own over on Instructables—well, everything except a 3D printer. 3D printing maniac builds entire film SLR camera with $30 in parts | The Verge. Related articles 3D printing maniac builds entire film SLR camera with $30…

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