Yearly Archives: 2016

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18 08, 2016

Mood Lighting For your Toilet Bowl?

2016-08-18T15:41:40+00:00 August 18th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Just when you thought everything had been invented, mood lighting for your toilet! All joking aside, it's actually pretty cool as it can be used as a night-light! "Illumibowl® Motion Activated Toilet Night Light, only $17.99 at Bed Bath and Beyond, Activated Toilet Night Light is motion activated to go on when you walk in [...]

7 07, 2016

3D Printed Star Trek Communicator vs. Bluetooth final product

2020-03-25T16:17:27+00:00 July 7th, 2016|3D Printing, 3D Prototyping|

Star Trek fans rejoice, as after much anticipation the Bluetooth Star Trek Communicator has arrived! Here's the story... Just before Christmas I pre-ordered the new Star Trek Bluetooth communicator as a gift and needed to wrap something in place (as a photo is kinda lame). Being in the 3d printing business, I approached one of [...]

15 06, 2016

3D Printed Clothing for Your Wardrobe

2020-03-25T16:17:27+00:00 June 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|

3D Printed Clothing? Can this really be done? Yes and No. Yes, it can be done, but it will be made from plastic if that's your thing. A lot of thinking, planning and engineering is needed in creating a garment made using 3D printing. You have to think and design like an engineer in order [...]

10 05, 2016

Interchangeable Shoe Heels and 3D Printing

2020-03-25T16:17:27+00:00 May 10th, 2016|3D Printing, Inventions|

3D Printing Perfect for Interchangeable Shoe Heel Innovation While visiting a unique Toronto women's shoe store where the heels are interchangeable (yes, the heels can be changed), it occurred to me how fantastic our 3d printing in nylon would have been in this development process as our 3d printed heels could actually be used like [...]

27 04, 2016

Wackie Wednesday Presents – 3D Printed Duck Legs

2020-03-25T16:17:27+00:00 April 27th, 2016|Uncategorized|

3D Printed Duck Legs, For Real We know better than anyone how fantastic 3d printing can be, however we had to post this as under the title Wackie Wednesday, as we aren’t sure these 3D printed prosthetic duck legs and feet are actually an improvement to what Phillip the Duck was managing with prior. Phillip [...]

25 04, 2016

Things you need to know about Rapid Prototyping – Video Interview

2020-03-25T16:17:27+00:00 April 25th, 2016|3D Printing|

  Video Transcript BNN Interviewer: Well, the most frequently used real world applications of 3D technology may not be quite as exciting as a 3D printed car. In fact, 3D printers have been used to produce industrial prototypes for a long time. They're fast, cheap and designer-friendly. Manufacturers can more easily test them [...]

4 04, 2016

ABS 3D Printed Part Needed? Maybe Not

2020-03-25T16:17:27+00:00 April 4th, 2016|3D Printing|

ABS 3D Printed Part Each week we speak with customers interested in an ABS 3D printed part. Often what they think they need for an ABS part, is not actually what they really need. It happens frequently enough that we've now included a page on our website to help customers understand what they may actually [...]