Here’s an interesting 3D printing video I think you will find useful: Via: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XVM8YdhvFYg
Archive for September, 2012
Here’s the set of presentation slides that Joseph Prusa uploaded for his session at the Open Hardware Summit this week in New York: You will notice that the slides are in reverse order. Hopefully Prusa will resort them. We’ll be watching for a video of his presentation to be made available online and will post [...]
Bre Pettis, one of the original founders of Makerbot Industries and the current CEO, put together a thoughtful, frank, and detailed response titled “Let’s try that again” to the current controversy over Makerbot going closed. Whether you agree with Pettis, or disagree, you have to give him tons of credit for addressing the questions head-on [...]
Prusa RepRap i3 printing giant vase, a photo by josefprusa on Flickr. Josef Prusa, one of the most famous and most prolific creators in the 3D printing RepRap community will be demonstrating his i3 printer design at the World Maker Faire in New York this coming weekend. This photo of the i3 producing what appears [...]
It retrospect, it really shouldn’t be a surprise to discover that MakerBot is headed down the closed system path. Turns out that on November 9, 2011 they filed a patent application for “Automated 3D build processes” that was successfully granted July 24, 2012.