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3D Printing

Hans Fouche Rocks the 3D Printing Scene

South African inventor and engineer Hans Fouche never stops inventing. He is using his large size Cheetah 2 3D printer to seriously test the boundaries of local manufacturing, by 3D printing real everyday articles at an amazing pace. He uses them to show the capabilities of his 3D printer, using low cost ABS pellets. Following hot on […]

How Filament Thickness Sensors Can Change 3D Printing

If you have any 3D printing experience, you already know that one of the key aspects of a high-quality 3D print job is the proper thickness of the object's walls. Increasingly, 3D printing services are adding different options for testing out this thickness before you send a job to the printer.