Leslie Langnau's Blog – March 2014 Archive (3)

NBA’s Golden State Warriors gets involved in 3D printing

Bre Pettis, CEO of MakerBot, has a lofty goal–bring 3D printers to every school in America.  Similar to the FIRST programs for robotics, introducing 3D printing to school kids is a great way to develop future engineers.  The MakerBot Academy was launched in November 2013 and through corporate and individual partnerships, has already funded more than 1,000 teacher requests to receive a MakerBot…


Added by Leslie Langnau on March 12, 2014 at 5:30am — No Comments

Can lower cost 3D scanners serve your reverse engineering needs?

The 3D printing industry is helping to grow the market for 3D scanners, especially with the introduction of a number of low cost scanners. Are these scanners an alternative to more professional versions for your application?

How will the introduction of low cost 3D scanners affect your…


Added by Leslie Langnau on March 11, 2014 at 5:45am — No Comments

Tips on choosing a finishing method for your 3D printed part

This article explores the more common methods of finishing a 3D printed part, whether that is for look and feel, or for function. 



Added by Leslie Langnau on March 11, 2014 at 5:42am — No Comments


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