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A Crash Course in Clay 3D Printing

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A Crash Course in Clay 3D Printing

If you've run into 3D printed clay in the past you've probably seen the term LDM - Liquid Deposition Modeling. The most common material of this category is clay, however materials such as food, wax and earth are considered LDM. LDM printing follows the same rules as FDM with one large difference - no heat while extruding.

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WASP 3MT: A big printer overcoming bigger challenges

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WASP 3MT: A big printer overcoming bigger challenges

World's Advanced Saving Project (WASP) is considered to be one of the leading pioneers when it comes to large format 3D Printing with recyclable materials. We will be taking a look at one such printer, the WASP 3MT.

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ADVANCED 3D PRINTING WITH GRASSHOPPER

ADVANCED 3D PRINTING WITH GRASSHOPPER

ADVANCED 3D PRINTING WITH GRASSHOPPER  CLAY and FDM Friend and colleague, Gianluca Pugliese, is a professor of Digital Fabrication, Additive Manufacturing, and Sustainability. Pugliese is the manager of WASP Iberia and founder of LowPoly; a 3D printing company based in the implementation of sustainable materials.  Co author, Diego Garcia Cuevas is an architect and professor of Architectural Geometry, Parametric Design and Design. He is the co-founder of the Controlmad Advanced Design Centre (Madrid). Together they have created Advanced 3D Printing with Grasshopper Clay and FDM a textbook for 3D printing and parametric design in Grasshopper! What is parametric design and...

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SKY-Z AC Wind Turbine Generator Additive Manufacturing Update

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SKY-Z AC Wind Turbine Generator Additive Manufacturing Update

Over the last month, PicoSolutions has been working on improving our internal products. While all of our products are equally important we wanted to start with a product that could improve our sustainability. This product is the SKY-Z AC disc. The Sky-Z AC disc is used to create an electrical current when rotating over copper coils that are wired in series.

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PicoBot Development

PicoBot Development

With the use of additive Manufacturing, PicoSolutions has reimagined manufacturing processes and redesigned a better product for the future. PicoBots are currently being utilized in over 100 schools around the world in their initial launch & as the product becomes more well-known we hope to encourage students to materialize their imaginations in the same way we do with products like this! 

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