Discov3ry Extruder Launches Kickstarter Campaign to 3D Print in Silicone, Wood Filler, Conductive Paint & More

3D printing has been around for years, but just recently has the consumer market really begun to take off. Like all new technologies, there are many limitations. One of the biggest limiting factors of consumer level 3D printing today, would probably be the restrictions we face in terms of printable materials. Continue reading “Discov3ry Extruder Launches Kickstarter Campaign to 3D Print in Silicone, Wood Filler, Conductive Paint & More”

The Journey of Laywoo-D3: An Interview with Wood Filament Inventor Kai Parthy

From that first mysterious video of the wood filament, Laywoo-D3, being printed, I was intrigued by the mysterious person behind the camera, writing the white text against a blue background. But any information about elusive materials developer Laybrick was few and far between. Finally, I found Kai Parthy’s website, CC Products, and was finally able to reach out to him for an interview. Continue reading “The Journey of Laywoo-D3: An Interview with Wood Filament Inventor Kai Parthy”

3D Printing with Wood On Robo 3D printer (VIDEO)

It’s time to check another one of Barnacules Nerdgasm videos! This time Barnacules has moved from his Ultimaker to a brand new Robo 3D Printer. Initially he had some problems getting it to work, but now the Robo is ready and fired up to test some nerdgasm inducing 3D printing. And to spice things up a bit, Barnacules is using wood filament for the first time. Check the video to find out how the printing goes, and if the end product is anything comparable to wood.  Continue reading “3D Printing with Wood On Robo 3D printer (VIDEO)”