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Makerfaire Rome 2014 – Megabreadboard

Eccomi a parlarvi della Makerfaire di Roma, appena conclusa che ci ha non poco stressato sia per la preparazione che per la partecipazione! Il Fab Lab di Trieste era presente nella zona dei FabLab (in una posizione decisamente defilata che ha … Continue reading

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How to generate printable 3D geographical maps

When I first met Gregor Lütolf at the 3d workshop in Triest I started pestering him to explain me how he generated his detailed 3d maps that he then printed on his Ultimaker. For various reason I have worked with cartographers … Continue reading

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getting ready for Trame

Luckily the office has air conditioning, because we are printing like mad and the temperature outside is awfully hot! On the 2-4 of august we have been invited to the science exhibition Trame, organized by the local science museum and … Continue reading

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A world of Science (Unesco magazine)

Just a quick note to show you the article on the new issue of “A World of Science” on our 3d printing workshop.   You can download all the magazine here, and have a look also at all the other … Continue reading

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we have the ibook

It really took a long time (partially our fault taking our time collecting all the relevant material, partially because of the loong wait for itunes to approve it) but it is now available: you can download the ibook version of … Continue reading

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Conference night!

We’ve been invited tonight for a lecture on 3d printing at the Astronomy association at Farra d’Isonzo. We will bring a couple of printers with us and show the various applications of 3d printing.  Flyer: CCAF130627.pdf

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Science museum at London

Just back from my visit to London, I just had to visit the new imark.com but I also dropped by in the Science museum and found a “new technology” area with a 3d printer and some objects.  You could take a … Continue reading

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New filament!

And while the Makerbot is happily printing away a reel holder, a few packages arrived. From faberdashery a ton of white filament to print letters for the inauguration of the new lobby in ICTP and as always they sent a … Continue reading

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first day of the 3d workshop

It has certainly been a long first day for the workshop at ICTP, where lectures and participants have had the possibility to learn about various applications of 3d printing and have a first look at some of the principles and … Continue reading

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Worshop starting!

In the next 3 days the First International Workshop on “Low-cost 3D Printing for Science, Education and Sustainable Development” will be held at ICTP. We have a huge number of participants and lectures, but there is also the possibility to follow … Continue reading

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