How To Make a Giant 14 ft, 2000 lb, Mechanical Creature

1 day ago

Mechanical creature. Those are the words you usually include in such phrases as, “Do my bidding, mechanical creature!” Or, “Touch me and you’ll face the wrath of my mechanical creature!”…


500lbf of SolidWorks Simulation Training Applied to Your Braincase

2 days ago

You’ve trained your body to withstand two hour meetings, chatty co-workers and guzzling a Slurpee in five seconds flat–THE BURN. Now you’re anxious to sharpen your SolidWorks Simulation knowledge. You…


Friday Smackdown: The Teeth and Fur Were Lit

5 days ago

The lenticular chasm of shifting light made the fur around their teeth jump even closer. There were waves of them. Chirping as the foraged upon the bodies. But wait, these…


What Matterport’s 3D Platform and 16M Funding Means for Designers and Engineers

6 days ago

Imagine working on a project, modeling and simulating the design, in the very environment. A 100% dimensionally accurate environment that you shot with your mobile device. It’s an ability we’ve…

usb-robot-dr-fluff-thinkerthing Licks Your 3D Prints, Makes Those Shapes Searchable

1 week ago

Let’s say you’ve pinched off the last sip of your 8th ginger brew, your bladder is full and you need to 3D print a part that looks like a part…


Friday Smackdown: 64 Potato Slaps

3 weeks ago

Side to side, once was all, and in the burrow it went. The clitter-clatter, putt and hull, were all the noises sent, through skin and fur, as if it heard…


New SolidSmack Updates (and Winner of the iPad Mini)

3 weeks ago

Well, well, well. We had LOADS of feedback on the new SolidSmack site design we launched last month. Some liked it. Some hated it. And some wanted to see more…


Friday Smackdown: Tendril of Awesome

1 month ago

It reached deep, past the wharf, wrapping around bottle and bracken extending ever deeper into the Fog Gardens of Lern. More tendrils extended off of it as it passed, and…


Interlocking Hex-Pods Pack Bee-tastic Bliss Into Your Unorganized Space

1 month ago

What totally looks like the lair of a master race of bees after they’ve modernized and gained the ability to manufacture plastics? Your loft after you install HYVE. HYVE is…