3d printing is getting more and more important in space research, not just by prototyping and simulated experiments, but there already are working 3d printed parts in space, not to mention printers!   Sure, some of them are just concepts at the moment, but some are a bit further already. Like Audi’s 3d printed lunar… Read More

We just can’t tell enough about PLA, and there’s a special reason we’re so keen on it.   Just for a quick rehearsal; PLA or Polylactic acid is a widely used thermoplastic polymer. We like it mostly because it’s easy to print with, it doesn’t warp, the interlayer bonding is excellent, and with just about… Read More

Summer is around the corner on the northern hemisphere, which means lots of sunshine, therefore lots of squinting with your eyes once you leave the safety of your room and decide to go outside. Except, if you have a pair of sunglasses. In case you don’t, it’s a perfect opportunity to print one yourself (uhm,… Read More