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18 08, 2016

Mood Lighting For your Toilet Bowl?

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 [...]

12 07, 2016

Better 3D printed parts, see how we stack up

July 12th, 2016|3D Printing, 3D Prototyping, Reviews / Testimonials|

Even though we've been in the 3d printing business for 20 years, I NEVER get tired of hearing how much better our SLS nylon prototypes are than our competition! Last week we received a message from a recent customer that was using a well-known large 3d printing company before finding our services and here's what [...]

7 07, 2016

3D Printed Star Trek Communicator vs. Bluetooth final product

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

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

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

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

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

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 [...]

31 03, 2016

Robert Herjavec 3 Tips for Inventors

March 31st, 2016|Invention Help|

Robert's Top 3 Tips for Inventors If you’re looking to 3D print your invention, then your likely familiar with Robert Herjavec, from the Shark Tank and as a former Dragon on Dragons’ Den. Robert’s Canadian roots really show through with his honest approach to people, business and advice for those just starting. Although it was [...]

2 03, 2016

3D Printing Services Boldly Celebrates 20 Years

March 2nd, 2016|3D Printing, 3D Prototyping, Events|

3D Prototype Design, 3d printing services since 1996 Even though much of the world is just now learning about 3d printing, this year marks 3D Prototype Design Inc.'s 20th anniversary offering 3d printing services and beyond! We’d like to sincerely thank you and all of our great customers who count on us for all [...]