Monthly Archives: October 2013

Printing printers!

The self-replicating printer is always something people are fascinated with, and many of the visitors that drop by our lab are fascinated by the small Porta-bee that has most of it’s pieces printed out.  We are not yet printing a … Continue reading

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Sometimes it’s the plain useful stuff!!

Sometimes you print fancy stuff, other times it’s just really really useful simple stuff!! Can you guess what this is?

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Printrbot simple: assembly

The nicest moment, when we get to assemble a kit!! This time it’s the Printrbot simple, and as always, here are our impressions and walkthrough The instructions are downloadable in pdf form or available in web version. It’s nice that … Continue reading

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Printrbot Simple: unboxing!!

Another chance to build a 3d printer from a kit at ICTP, this time it’s a peronal printer but I had the opportunity to help out and take some pictures. It’s the Printrbot simple, the new model by printrbot, 399$ … Continue reading

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Future scientists

And yet another visit to our lab (though this time we moved the printers to the bigger lecture room to be able to accomodate everyone). This time we had a group of future young scientists, these guys are going to … Continue reading

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3d printing at TRAME

With so much things to do I had no time to edit the video of the TRAME science fair we participated to during the summer. I finally managed, and hope you appreciate it even after such a long time  

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