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The ‘bottleLoft’ Hangs Bottles From Your Fridge Ceiling With Magnets. Here’s How.

15 hours ago

Necessity is the mother of invention some might say and the need to make optimum utilization of the limited space available in the refrigerator has given birth to many a…

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SolidWorks Hump Day Tips 09: Creating Flexible Assemblies

18 hours ago

Each week we’re sharing a new tip with you here on the ‘Smack to help elevate your CAD game to a new level. Our goal is to mix up the…

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Weekly App Smack 17: Over, Rain Sounds HQ, Handyscan, Rotox and More…

20 hours ago

Time for another round of apps that cover the spectrum of your beloved mobile device, be it iPhone, Android or Windows! The Weekly App Smack is the best of design…

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These New Analog Measuring Tools Create Real-Time Digital 3D Models

2 days ago

While modern CAD tools have made the product design workflow easier than ever (depending on who you ask), the need for more simple tools including sketchbooks, a favorite pen and…

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Carvey: New Desktop Manufacturing Machine Shoots Past Kickstarter Funding Goal in Minutes

2 days ago

Inventables, a department store-like supplier for those who invent physical objects has released their first personally-designed product this morning on Kickstarter in the form of Carvey. Billed as a ‘3D…

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Joris Laarman’s Open Source Chair is Now Available to Download and Print

2 days ago

When bringing up the topic of digitally fabricated furniture, it’s difficult to not bring up Joris Laarman’s infamous Bone Chair (which is one part of an entire Bone Furniture collection)….

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SolidSmack Radio | Part Lines From Paradise

2 days ago

This week’s Spotify-powered SolidSmack Radio Playlist brings an entirely new face-smack of great music to help propel you through those laborious, tedious design tasks for the next few days. We’ll…

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The SolidSmack Weekend Reader | Week 42

6 days ago

Don your favorite bath robe, cream that coffee and get comfortable with this weekend’s SolidSmack Weekend Reader. This week we saw everything from how a mechanical designer created an amazing…

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The Odin: Designing a Dog Toy That Both Humans and Dogs Will Like

6 days ago

There is something delightful about the Odin Kickstarter video. I can’t decide if it’s because the project was created by a small family with a bright idea (dog included) or…

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SolidSmack Radio | Part Lines From Paradise

2 days ago

This week’s Spotify-powered SolidSmack Radio Playlist brings an entirely new face-smack of great music to help propel you through those laborious, tedious design tasks for the next few days. We’ll…