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Bringing a Vintage Porsche 911 Back to Life with ABcar Oldtimers and Zortrax
Bringing a Vintage Porsche 911 Back to Life with ABcar Oldtimers and Zortrax
25 July 2019

Classic cars. They're just a little bit special, aren't they? Made even more so if a famous person drove one, such as this Vintage Porsche 911. Historical evidence suggests it was driven by famous Polish rally driver Sobiesław Zasada, who won the European Rally Championship in 1966, 1967, and 1971. If so, this isn't just […]

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BREAKING: Zortrax Announces M300 Dual 3D Printer
BREAKING: Zortrax Announces M300 Dual 3D Printer
7 May 2019

Zortrax has announced a brand-new 3D printer today. The M300 Dual prints using dual-extrusion LPD Plus technology, which deposits melted material layer by layer onto the build platform. The dual-extrusion setup of the M300 Dual simultaneously prints with separate support and base filaments. This allows it to print large models with relatively complex geometries faster […]

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3D Printing a Hand Bike Handle for Florian Jouanny with Zortrax
3D Printing a Hand Bike Handle for Florian Jouanny with Zortrax
18 April 2019

Florian Jouanny was the first European tetraplegic athlete who completed the Ironman Triathlon. Back in 2011, a skiing accident left him almost entirely paralysed. He has limited use of his forearms, triceps and hands, but can make pushing movements with his fingers. Biking is a big deal to Florian, and he uses a hand bike […]

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3D Printing Custom Light Fittings with LimeLite and Zortrax
3D Printing Custom Light Fittings with LimeLite and Zortrax
28 March 2019

 LimeLite is an Australian company who manufacture their own lamps and light fittings. But they didn't start out that way. Paul Hearne, the founder of LimeLite, set up the business as a reseller. Ambitions to take the business to another level led him to attend a seminar on 3D printing at Swinburne University. He realised there and […]

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3D Printing a Custom Olympics Pistol Grip with Zortrax and Athletics 3D
3D Printing a Custom Olympics Pistol Grip with Zortrax and Athletics 3D
2 January 2019

Sports is an area where 3D printing has huge potential. From 3D printed gum shields for boxers and rugby players to 3D printed studs for footballers, there are a wide range of potential applications. Athletics 3D, a French company, specialise in making such equipment with one of their more recent projects being a custom-made grip […]

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The Zortrax Apoller smooths out layer lines in FDM prints
The Zortrax Apoller smooths out layer lines in FDM prints
29 November 2018

You know what the most frustrating thing about printing with an FDM or FFF 3D printer is? Layer lines. Well, really obvious ones that is. They stick out like a sore thumb and give the manufacturing method away at a mere glance. Layer lines are also very difficult to smooth out flawlessly without burning through […]

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3D Printing Props and Special Effects with Zortrax
3D Printing Props and Special Effects with Zortrax
3 August 2018

One of the most magical things about movies like Star Wars (the originals) and TV shows like Stranger Things is the practical effects used. Whether it's a Millennium Falcon or an eye ball, practical special effects have character in abundance. Sweden-based FIXAS, a props and special effects company for film and TV production, agrees. For Niklas Hermannson, […]

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3D Printing Human Bones at Victoria University
3D Printing Human Bones at Victoria University
26 July 2018

Victoria University in Melbourne, Australia, uses Zortrax 3D printers to manufacture accurate three-dimensional models of human bones. The models are used on osteopathy and other related courses to deliver a hands-on learning experience to students. This has increased pass rates from 89% to an incredible 99%, showing just how effective the technology can be. “In […]

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3D Printing the Duecinquanta Motorbike
3D Printing the Duecinquanta Motorbike
7 June 2018

Industry: Automotive Application: Custom parts, prototyping Benefits of 3D Printing: - Reduced costs - Rapid prototyping - Accuracy and precision Lightness. Simplicity. Two words few modern motorbikes can attest to satisfying. You see, even the best sport bikes today are heavy lumps. Capable, yes. Chuckable and involving? Not so much. So when Vincenzo Mattia, CEO and […]

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3D Printing Marvellous Models and Mock-ups
3D Printing Marvellous Models and Mock-ups
4 May 2018

In this article, we look at how a team of architects and designers use 3D printing as a tool. Model-Art Lisieccy are a team of designers and creative minds who create high quality architectural mock-ups. Their mock-ups are primarily of buildings, but also of yachts. Another area of design the team are invested in is […]

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3D Printing a Mock-up of Philharmonic Hall in Szczecin
3D Printing a Mock-up of Philharmonic Hall in Szczecin
25 April 2018

At the beginning of every architectural project, mock-ups are made by designers to test their concepts. Because, as Frank Lloyd Wright famously said, "You can use an eraser on the drafting table or a sledge hammer on the construction site," to put things right. Faced with those options, mock-ups are the smart choice. Mock-ups serve […]

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Zortrax Announces M200 Plus 3D Printer
Zortrax Announces M200 Plus 3D Printer
15 March 2018

Zortrax has announced a new 3D printer today. The M200 Plus builds on the impressive M200 3D printer, which was launched three years ago. It adds wireless connectivity to the build and several hardware upgrades to bring it bang up to date. In addition to announcing a new 3D printer, Zortrax has also launched Z-SEMIFLEX, […]

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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