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More Fun With Silicone Molds: IceLiners Create Ice-Lined Glasses for Your Sugary Blue Drinks

1 week ago

When it comes to silicone molds, the possibilities for fun are boundless. Whether you’re using an existing Death Star mold to create a concrete vase or are creating an entirely…

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New Documentary Explores Why More People Than Ever Are Turning to Analog Tools in a Digital Era

1 week ago

If you were asked to present a sketch for a new product design concept in the next ten minutes, there’s a good chance you would probably reach for a pen…

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Friday Smackdown: Knuckle Crunch Cocktail

2 weeks ago

Torn into a small notch, the ribs fell, knocking against other fragments, until the light and pellets of dust scattered thin. Noise drifted through the chamber, wide open now, except…

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The Most Annoying Thing in CAD: Survey Says…

2 weeks ago

Are 3D CAD companies adding the features that users really want? We asked you, SolidSmackers, to tell us what you find most face-bashingly frustrating about 3D CAD tools today, boy, did you deliver. As it turns out…

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Andrey Rudenko’s 3D Printed Castle Is The Kingdom Of Printed Stuff

2 weeks ago

There are several reasons why Andrey Rudenko would have wanted to print his own 3D Castle – he wanted his own backyard kingdom and rule all Makerbots, or perhaps something…

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Are Robots Here For Jobs?

2 weeks ago

Someone rightly stated that ‘if we don’t want a generation of robots, someone should fund the arts!’ No matter how good a read the article on Scott Eckert and the…

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Stereolithogrphy down to 1/10 of a micron – Old World Laboratories’ Nano 3D printer

2 weeks ago

Most desktop 3D printers used by hobbyists, such as RepRap and MakerBot, manufacture objects using the ABS ‘extrusion’ method, which is great for producing objects at resolutions at 100 microns…

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SolidSmack Radio | Juiced Kale Hyper-Rush Machina

2 weeks 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. This…

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Galileo Galilei’s Telescope Inspires Us To Make One Ourselves

2 weeks ago

Of the many titles conferred on Galileo Galilei, ‘The Father of Modern Observational astronomy’, is perhaps the most apt one in context of today’s topic – Telescopes. We all know…

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SolidSmack Radio | Jelly Doughnut Face-Smash in B Minor

18 hours 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. This…