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Meetup 3D Printing Paris: The Community is Taking Shape | 3D ...

Meetup 3D Printing Paris: The Community is Taking Shape | 3D ... | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
Thank you everyone for attending the second meetup 3D Printing Paris last night! We had a blast. La Flaq was once again full of 3D printing passionates gathered around the 3D scanner demoed by François from 3D Avenir ...
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Sculptural piece from 3D printer

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Sculptural piece from 3D printer: Via Steady as She Goes on the Behance Network.
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3D-Printer with Nano-Precision: Ultra-high-resolution 3D ...

3D-Printer with Nano-Precision: Ultra-high-resolution 3D ... | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
Researchers at the Vienna University of Technology (TU Vienna) have now made a major breakthrough in speeding up this printing technique: The high-precision-3D-printer at TU Vienna is orders of magnitude faster than ...
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Building a 3D printer.

Building a 3D printer. Yes, you can build and own a machine that makes objects. http://t.co/YhlxaRHu
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Building a 3D printer. Yes, you can build and own a machine that makes objects. http://t.co/YhlxaRHu (Building a 3D printer.
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Many (Maker) Hands…

Many (Maker) Hands… | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
A few weeks ago, Makezine ran a feature on Adam Ellsworth and Bryan Duxbury’s delightful Cube Lamp. The write-up did a wonderful job of exploring how entrepreneurs and makers meet at makerspaces and create businesses.
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SketchUp Plugin Auto-Generates 3D PCB Models from Eagle Files

SketchUp Plugin Auto-Generates 3D PCB Models from Eagle Files | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
I haven’t tried it, yet, but damn, what a cool idea. EagleUp is the work of Swiss design engineer Jerome Lamy. It runs inside SketchUp and requires co-installation of ImageMagick.
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Eight awesome things to come out of a 3D printer

Eight awesome things to come out of a 3D printer | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it

Here's our brief list of some of the coolest items to come out of a 3D printer so far.

From bikinis to buildings, 3D Printers are creating many cool new items - this is a listing of some the GizMag folks thought were particularly interesting!

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Maker Faire Bay Area Call For Makers Extended

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The Call for Makers for Maker Faire Bay Area 2012 has been extended a few more days – the deadline is now 11:59PM PT on Tuesday, March 27th. Thanks to all the makers who have already submitted their applications – the team is going through them now.
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PopMech Likes Tinkercad for 3D Newbies

PopMech Likes Tinkercad for 3D Newbies | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
News from the democratization of 3D printing front: Popular Mechanics writer John Herman seeks the best way for newbs to get started in 3D modeling and printing, with himself as the guinea pig.
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Hackerspace at Pumping Station 1: Will the Arts Go Open Source

Hackerspace at Pumping Station 1: Will the Arts Go Open Source | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
And speaking of working as a group and giving freely, check out Hackerspace. This is a (501c3) group that has locations around the U.S. They just opened a local spot called Pumping Station 1, and it's a workspace for ...
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Mojave Makers Gets Lease, Sets April 10 for Open House

Mojave Makers Gets Lease, Sets April 10 for Open House | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
The maker space will serve as a sort of clubhouse where members can work on their own projects in their free time. It is designed to facility networking and provide a sense of community for employees who work at the more ...
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Backpack Buddy – Sylvia’s Mini Maker Show

Backpack Buddy – Sylvia’s Mini Maker Show | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it

"Looking for something crafty to make during a rainy weekend? Why not rev up an old stuffed animal into your very own Backpack Buddy!"

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What is the most cost effective 3d imaging software?

When I say 3d imaging software, I mean things like auto desk maya, google sketch up, true space and etc. I am already affiliated with all of these programs, but they are extremely difficult to use (except for google sketch ...
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HOPE Number 9 call for hacker spaces - 10BitWorks

"HOPE Number 9 call for hacker spaces: Hackers on Planet Earth is putting out a call for hacker spaces..."

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Hackers (Makers) - True Builders

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Hackers - True Builders. Hackers are visionaries, pioneers. People like Thomas Alva Edison, George Washington Carver, Nikolai Tesla, Henry Ford, Bill Gates, Paul Allen, and Steve Wozniak were all hackers.

We once called ourselves "hackers" before that meant attacks with computers, nowte more common term is "Maker". Check out your local hackerspace/makerspace and meet some  great loca creatives!

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répertoire: 3D Printer

répertoire: 3D Printer | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
This isn't about 3D printers, but it's about something that was made with a 3D printer. Could it have been created without one? Sure. And, in fact, many other similar pieces have been put together by its creator, Tobias ...
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Make your own Atomic clock

Make your own Atomic clock | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
We see plenty of clock projects come through, but usually it is their visual or mechanical design that stands out. The DCF-77 LED PIC clock is fun because it is synchronized with the Atomic clock in Braunschweig Germany.
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Owning a hackerspace

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Owning a hacker space: Q&A with Matt Westervelt of MetrixGeekWireWith long tables piled with electronics, 3D printers tucked in corners, a vending machine that offers Arduino shields alongside M&Ms, and a large, looming Pick and Place peeking out...
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These People Flew a Giant 45-foot Paper Airplane Over the Arizona Desert

These People Flew a Giant 45-foot Paper Airplane Over the Arizona Desert | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
The people from the Pima Air & Space Museum thought it would be a great idea to make a 45-foot long paper airplane, lift it with an helicopter, and then drop it to let it glide across the Arizona desert.
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Vancouver Mini Maker Faire Call for Makers is Open | TransAlchemy

Vancouver Mini Maker Faire Call for Makers is Open | TransAlchemy | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
We're excited to announce that the Call for Makers for Vancouver Mini Maker Faire 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada – is now live! Applications are now open for Individual Makers, Maker Groups, Startup Makers, ...
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How-To: New Paper from Old Paper

How-To: New Paper from Old Paper | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
Though we’re constantly moving toward more electronic and less paper-based communication, we’ve all got paper we don’t need laying around, be it junk mail, newspaper, receipts, magazines, paper bags, books, or whatever else.
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3D Printers Make Prototypes Pop

3D Printers Make Prototypes Pop | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
Slideshow: 3D Printers Make Prototypes PopDesign NewsNew printer platforms equipped with expanded build areas, and which offer the ability to combine materials, are also opening doors to a whole new range of applications, including leveraging 3D...
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3D replication is name of the game - The Canberra Times

3D replication is name of the game - The Canberra Times | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
3D replication is name of the gameThe Canberra Timest is hard to think of things which won't be able to be produced through 3D printing in the future.
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New and Awesome on Make: Projects

New and Awesome on Make: Projects | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
Make: Projects is our collaborative projects wiki. It’s a great place to share and discover projects and techniques.
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MakerBot Debuts its Bigger, Better 3D Printer

MakerBot Debuts its Bigger, Better 3D Printer | Maker Stuff | Scoop.it
MakerBot’s latest 3D printer, the Replicator, can print creations as big as a loaf of bread. It’s also capable of printing more than one color at a time. And it’s available for pre-order now, starting at $1,749.
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