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My 3D Printed & Recycled Glasses

My 3D Printed & Recycled Glasses

Posted by on Jun 16, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

Just over a year ago I purchased a pair of glasses from a well-known high street retailer; the deal was great buy 1 and get 1 free. The problem was, the first pair I picked I loved, however the second pair, was well, a second choice. The yellow frames have sat around, unused and it bothered me. My vision hasn’t changed so I decided I would load up...

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Custom PC Magazine Cover & Feature

Custom PC Magazine Cover & Feature

Posted by on May 27, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

We featured in the July 2013 copy of Custom PC, “The Best-Selling Mag for PC Hardware, Overclocking, Gaming & Modding.” The feature talks about 3D Printing and our design of the Edges Raspberry Pi case printed by 3DPrintUK. The feature explains how the model can be painted to create one-of-a-kind designs. This case can be purchased from...

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3D Printed Chopper Model

3D Printed Chopper Model

Posted by on Mar 31, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

  We have created an awesome Chopper model that can be printed 1/20th scale from Shapeways. The bike was designed by LUMA-iD as a showcase piece to highlight our design flare but also the detail that can be achieved with 3D Printers. 3D Chopper Model   Check out this 360 degree render of the CAD model produced with Solidworks 2012. The features...

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Star Trek 3D Prints

Star Trek 3D Prints

Posted by on Mar 31, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

To celebrate (and jump on the band wagon) of the new Star Trek movie check out these Solidworks created models which can be purchased and printed from our Shapeways shop. The Norway Model USS Centaur (NCC-42043) USS Titan (NCC-80102) USS Challenger (NCC-57478) The USS Odyssey (NCC-71832) The Saber Class Below are some  nice renders of the 3D models. They...

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35mm Slide Scanner for iPhone

35mm Slide Scanner for iPhone

Posted by on Mar 8, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

A few months back I had a nice idea for an iPhone accessory. I’ve seen loads of lens adapters and various mounts so it seems you can get some pretty decent images out of smart phone cameras. I also have a large collection of 35mm slides up in my loft that I would love to backup and post to Facebook. My “Slide Scanner” idea positions the...

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Life after your prototype, from Idea to Product

Life after your prototype, from Idea to Product

Posted by on Feb 19, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

So what happens if you have just turned your great idea into a physical prototype? Why not turn your prototype into a tangible product, you can earn substantial amounts of money with it. Apart from that wouldn’t it be great that you can show people your product lying in a shop. Producing products is not really difficult to do, but it is important to...

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