Category: 3D Printers

3D printing revolutionizes ETSEIB Motorsport workflow with the BCN3D Sigmax

ETSEIB Motorsport, one of the most experienced teams in the Formula Student competition, uses 3D printing to revolutionize their day-to-day operations. Thanks to the BCN3D Sigmax 3D printer, the team has been able to speed up the design phase and to fabricate end-use pieces that are directly mounted on the car itself. This has allowed them to […]

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3D printing helps the Design Does* exhibition at the Design Museum

3D printing helps the Design Does* exhibition at the Design Museum The Domestic Data Streamers team uses BCN3D Sigma and Sigmax 3D printers to produce several items that can be found at the Design Does* exhibition, currently open at the Design Museum of Barcelona. Exhibition Design Does*  Design Does* is a co-production between the Museu del Disseny de Barcelona and Elisava, […]

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Custom Resin Jewelry

Custom Resin Jewelry from 3D Printed Molds Fully controlled process, lower production cost, amazing effects. Challenge Resin casting is a well known method for making jewelry. This method incorporates pouring resin into a mold in the desired shape of the jewelry piece. The most crucial part of the process is the mold itself – the […]

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Announcing new slicer software update: BCN3D Cura 2.0

Today we announce a new software version for our Sigma and Sigmax 3D printers: BCN3D Cura 2.0, based on the latest version of Cura 3.2. New interface, reduced printing time and new slicing features! A few months ago, thanks to the feedback provided by our users, we published BCN3D Cura 1.1.0. It represented a great […]

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Architects pay tribute to Calatrava by 3D printing the Turning Torso

By using BCN3D Sigma 3D printers, the team at Suntem 3D has been able to 3D print the emblematic building Turning Torso by architect Santiago Calatrava. The mock-up has been manufactured with a scale of 1/135 and measures 1 meter and 40 centimeters. Since they were students, the architects of Suntem 3D fell in love […]

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Releasing Open Source files for BCN3D Sigmax 3D printer

 Following our commitment to Open Source philosophy, we released today not only the CAD files of the BCN3D Sigmax 3D printer but all our know how. On September 25, 2017, we unveiled our newest 3D printer, the BCN3D Sigmax 3D Printer at the TCT Show. The Sigmax is a professional FFF (Fused Filament Fabrication) desktop 3D printer characterized […]

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How to Quickly Make Money with a 3D Printer

We take a closer look at how you can make money with a 3D printer. The invention of 3D printing has revolutionized the way that many look at the world of manufacturing, and it has created many new avenues of opportunity for innovative entrepreneurs. With additive manufacturing technology, objects can be produced with a high level of […]

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Cognizance Technology partners with Learnbylayers for 3D Printing Curriculum

We are pleased to announce new partnership between Cognizance Technology and Learnbylayers. Learnbylayers is an international curriculum provider for 3D Printing for teachers and students. The partnership is surely an important step for us because we are aiming to grow in Education industry with 3D Printing, providing finest services to schools and universities. The partnership […]

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3D printed ‘Age Suit’ lets young people feel what it’s like to be old

Get Models Now, a modern design studio based in Poznan, Poland, has designed a 3D printed “Age Suit” that lets wearers experience what it feels like to be elderly. The suit, made from PLA and other materials, restricts movement to replicate the feeling of age. Walking, bending over, crouching down, sitting on a chair, getting […]

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Accelerating stroke rehabilitation thanks to a customized 3D printed orthotic swimming fin

Two industrial designers from Barcelona have created a swimming fin to accelerate the rehabilitation of Pedro, a 16-year-old boy who suffered a stroke, which paralyzed half part of his body. Pedro is a sixteen years old guy from Barcelona who loves sports. In August 2012 he suffered a stroke, a left ganglion basal hemorrhage, which paralysed half […]

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