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25 11, 2016

3D Printed Remote Control Stephen Hawking-Big Bang Theory

November 25th, 2016|3D Printing, 3D Prototyping, Invention Help|

In a most recent episode of The Big Bang Theory (S10,E09), Howard hauls out a miniature remote control toy he made of Stephen Hawking. Although his wife and friends tried to convince him in was in poor taste, in the end Stephen Hawking (guest staring on the show) said how he would love to see [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

4 11, 2015

Don’t 3D Print or Patent Your Invention Yet

November 4th, 2015|3D Printing, 3D Prototyping|

As a leading 3d printing services provider in Canada for almost 20 years, we can tell you with certainty that the majority of inventors start with patents and prototypes well before they should. This can be a costly mistake and easily avoided by taking the right steps at the right time.

2 09, 2015

3d printed part pumps huge amounts of water

September 2nd, 2015|3D Printing, 3D Prototyping|

We created this functioning 3d printed prototype for the Zelda Pump that was used for live testing. Created as a full scale prototype, it was tested pumping gallons of water in seconds without the use of hydro! Watch the video to see it in action.

8 09, 2014

3D Prototype meets Two Dragon’s from the Den

September 8th, 2014|3D Prototyping, Events|

Had the good fortune this weekend at TIFF to Meet Dragons' Den David Chilton and Michael Wekerle. CBC was recording an interview that was open to an intimate group of approx. 70 people at this years TIFF festival. We sat front and center to take in all their great words of advice and perspectives on [...]

21 10, 2013

How are 3D Prototypes in Nylon cheaper?

October 21st, 2013|3D Prototyping|

The main reason that we are able to offer high quality rapid prototypes at such great prices lies in the process we use to create our models. The machines and processes used to create your order are able to directly print your prototypes from the CAD file you provide in durable, flexible nylon material or [...]

15 10, 2013

Questons to Ask When Comparing 3D Printing/Prototyping companies

October 15th, 2013|3D Prototyping|

There are many questions that need to be considered in choosing the 3D prototype company that you ultimately want to use for your rapid prototype products. Here are a few key ones that you shouldn't forget to ask during your search. Will the company you are considering be able to create and ship your order [...]

19 03, 2013

Save Time Then and Now

March 19th, 2013|3D Prototyping|

By ordering rapid prototype models for your products, whether they are only in the rougher planning stages or are near to being finalized, you save time in the future and immediately. 3D prototypes can help you save time in the long run because they dramatically reduce the amount of time you need to spend testing [...]