Tag Archive: 3D printer

Silhouette Alta – Live Unboxing

Unboxing the new Silhouette Alta 3D printer. I wrote about the Silhouette Alta announcement previously https://designmaketeach.com/2018/06/28/silhouette-alta-3d-printer-announced/. Received this printer for free as part of a content creation deal with Silhouette to write a… Continue reading

Silhouette Alta 3D Printer Announced

I was scrolling through my Instagram feed this week and was pleasantly surprised by the new Silhouette Alta 3D printer announcement. The Alta is a $299 delta style 3D printer with a 116 mm… Continue reading

Flexy Tree Ornament

Flexy Tree Ornament for flexible 3D printing fun.

3D Model: 2018 Mini Gimbal Set

Welcome the New Year with the mini 2018 Gimbal set. Includes a standard, ornament and straw-topper gimbal. 3D printed party favors that are fun for kids and adults. Blow gently to spin the gimbal.

Afinia 3D – Product Lineup – ISTE17 Expo

John Westrum, Vice President Afinia, showcases the 2017 product lineup to educators at the ISTE17 Expo.

Dremel 3D45 Sneak Peek At ISTE17

Exclusive sneak peek of the 3D45 3D printer at ISTE 2017 in San Antonio, Texas.

Exclusive – Printrbelt Unveiling at ISTE17

Bill Steele of Polar 3D unveils the Printrbelt 3D Printer at the ISTE17 Expo

ISTE 3D Printing Vendors

Check out the ISTE 2017 3D Printing Vendors

Quick SVG for DigiFab

A friend is getting started with the Silhouette Cameo vinyl cutter and was trying to cut a vinyl sticker of New Hampshire. He wasn’t happy with the quality of the outline he had… Continue reading

What’s in Your Makerspace?

A common question I hear from fellow maker educators is, “What’s in your makerspace?” My school is one of 10 winners of the US Department of Education’s CTE Makeover Challenge so my answer is… Continue reading

3DP Inking Einstein

Quick timelapse video of the process of inking a 3D Print of Cosmo Wenman’s scan of  Albert Einstein sculpture by Jacob Epstein, 1933. The 3D model can be found at http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:51501 Learn more about… Continue reading

Brainstorm: 3D Printer Shootout for Students

Educators are constantly asking me for 3D printer buying advice. I usually refer them to the Make magazine 3D printer reviews as a starting point. I have been a reviewer for the annual Make 3D… Continue reading