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3D Printed Art – The Technology of Expression

3D Printed Art – The Technology of Expression
3D Printed Art – The Technology of Expression
21 September 2022

Art is the expression of human creative skill and imagination – there are no boundaries to what art can be, although our perception of art is personal. You get to determine what art is good and bad, and that’s the beauty of it. Sculptures and models are one of art’s original forms, with the earliest sculptures […]

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Keeping Automated Packaging Lines Moving with 3D Printed Parts
Keeping Automated Packaging Lines Moving with 3D Printed Parts
21 September 2022

 Automated packaging lines run continuously with only planned downtime – or so they should. Occasionally, equipment breaks down and needs fixing, but engineers can’t always source parts at short notice. For Trivium, a specialist in sustainable and recyclable metal packaging, access to spare parts is critical. Their automated packaging lines provide the output required […]

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Ultimaker + Makerbot = UltiMaker
Ultimaker + Makerbot = UltiMaker
15 September 2022

Ultimaker and Makerbot have announced the closure of their merger. This new merger company will be accelerating 3D printing innovation and global adoption of desktop 3D printing solutions.   With the new name UltiMaker, this private company aims to provide easy-to-use and accessible3D printing software, hardware and materials for any application.   Both companies will […]

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How 3D Printers Work: Components & Functions
How 3D Printers Work: Components & Functions
27 June 2022

3D printing is a highly versatile way of manufacturing and rapid prototyping. In recent years, it has had a huge impact on many industries around the globe.   3D printing is a manufacturing technique that belongs to the advanced manufacturing spectrum. It creates an entity by layering elements level by level. A 3D printer isn't […]

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Your Ultimaker S5 Now Prints Metal With The Metal Expansion Kit
Your Ultimaker S5 Now Prints Metal With The Metal Expansion Kit
27 June 2022

Ultimaker S5 Metal Expansion Kit Coming Soon!     The Ultimaker S5’s generous build volume and ability to print high-performance thermoplastics make it a snip for rapid prototyping. Still, until now, metal 3D printing has been out of the reach of S5 users.   The Metal Expansion Kit changes this with everything you need to 3D print […]

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How Ultimaker 3D Printers Are Used in Education
How Ultimaker 3D Printers Are Used in Education
30 May 2022

3D Printing in Education     Depending on how intricately you embed yourself into it, using 3D printing in education means you can deliver doses of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, making a 3D printer the ultimate STEM learning tool, that virtually anyone can use. Educators who dismiss 3D printing as too expensive or too […]

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Print Up To 3x Faster With Ultimaker Cura 4.13
Print Up To 3x Faster With Ultimaker Cura 4.13
22 February 2022

Ultimaker Cura version 4.13 is now available for download, bringing with it significantly faster print speeds and cross-platform material profile synchronization (letting you sync materials across all S-line 3D printers). Cura 4.13 is also compatible with other third-party printers, but any speed and ecosystem improvements are exclusive to Ultimaker printers. Faster print speeds The big […]

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Rapid prototyping just got even faster!⏱️| Ultimaker
Rapid prototyping just got even faster!⏱️| Ultimaker
18 February 2022

Ultimaker has announced that the PVA Removal Station will be available in the UK for a limited pre-sale launch from today! Printing with PVA? Now you can have final parts in hand faster and easier than ever...   Order online now If you use PVA supports and want to produce complex parts and stunning visual […]

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How 3D Printing Opens Up Possibilities for Architects
How 3D Printing Opens Up Possibilities for Architects
8 February 2022

Architects are no strangers to building models by hand, which involves lots of foam, card, pins and glue. When woodwork is involved, the process is also messy, noisy, and highly time-intensive. Making one model can take months! While the traditional way of making models will always be prevalent, 3D printing in architecture streamlines many architects' […]

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What is Ultimaker Cura? A Quick Guide
What is Ultimaker Cura? A Quick Guide
20 September 2021

Cura is Ultimaker's 3D printing software. Cura is open source, meaning anyone can use it even if you don't have an Ultimaker 3D printer. As 3D printing software goes, Ultimaker Cura is one of the best-reviewed, most recommended tools of its kind. It competes with slicing tools like Slic3r, but unlike most slicing tools, it […]

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Celebrating 10 Years of Innovation with Ultimaker
Celebrating 10 Years of Innovation with Ultimaker
27 August 2021

  Ultimaker turned ten this year, cementing them as one of the most successful additive manufacturing companies of the decade. A lot has happened at Ultimaker in ten years. The company was founded in 2011 and brought to market its first printer, the “Ultimaker” (later renamed to the Ultimaker Original) in 2011, which paved the […]

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Ultimaker Launches Two New CC Print Cores
Ultimaker Launches Two New CC Print Cores
22 July 2021

Introducing Ultimaker Print Cores Designed for Composites Ultimaker have announced the latest additions to the Ultimaker 3D printing platform - two new keys to your Ultimaker S3 and S5 Printers to unlock the power to print high-strength applications   Ultimaker print cores give you the flexibility to seamlessly print applications that are optimised for the […]

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Ensuring that you choose the right additive manufacturing solution for your application is our priority and we know that one size rarely fits all. Having a physical sample of a 3D printed part in your hand to show quality, material properties, durability and abilities can ultimately help the decision-making process.

We partner with a wide range of manufacturers with over 30 different printers between them, capable of printing in a variety materials from PLA to metal. As we have no ties to a single manufacturer, we are proud to able to provide expert impartial advice to you and samples from our printers direct to you to assess the print quality and material properties