Monthly Archives: April 2013


On thingiverse I am always looking for science-related projects, and I stumbled on this very very nice DNA filament by chylld. I decided to give it a go without any support, just adding a fan on front of the Replicator … Continue reading

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Low-Cost 3D printing: Free Book from ICTP, Trieste, Italy

While working hard for the workshop that will be held next week at ICTP (I promise a full coverage!) the organizing committee has collected all the contributions of the scientists and 3d-print ethusiasts that will take part at the workshop … Continue reading

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from math to plastic…and steel

I have followed step by step what Metamagic has shown on his website. First I downloaded K3Dsurf: unluckily it does not work on anything newer than tiger, but for these occasions I can use my trusted Virtual box together with … Continue reading

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3d objects repositories (with an interest in frogs)

Well we HAVE to start with thingiverse, right? And my chosen frog here is drawn by MorenaP and has been printed multiple times looking really great. No need to sign up on thingiverse, you just browse the huge archive and … Continue reading

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