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Steinway’s Newest Piano Has 3D Printed Parts

Steinway is known worldwide as the gold standard in piano manufacturing. Now, the top piano makers are embracing 3D printing technology for their newest instrument model. While Steinway will continue to make the instrument’s working…

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Scientists Print First Hybrid 3D Heart Model

Scientists have integrated computed tomography (CT) and 3D transesophageal echocardiography (3DTEE) imaging to create the first hybrid anatomical model of a patient’s heart. The modeling technique, which requires special software to crunch and combine the…

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Could 3D Printing Pens Be the Future for DIY Tinkerers?

A simple to use 3D printing pen may help at-home tinkerers experience 3D printed technology without knowing CAD. Already, tech-savvy 3D printing enthusiasts are using tech know-how to aid in home repairs. Phillip Cotton teaches…

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You Can Fry an Egg With Your 3D Printer

The team at 3D Modular Systems have just found a new use for their printers. Apparently, with a frying pan and a bit of ingenuity, a 3D printer with a heated build platform can substitute…