Surely you must have heard about the newly rising technology of 3D printing but, the fact that it’s been around for 40 years approximately will really shock you guys. It’s only recently that the potential of this technology has begun to be realized by many.
3D printing or additive manufacturing is a process of making three dimensional solid objects from a digital file. The creation of a 3D printed object is achieved using additive processes. In an additive process, an object is created by laying down successive layers of material until the object is created. Each of these layers can be seen as a thinly sliced horizontal cross-section of the eventual object. The most amazing thing about this technology is that 3D printers seem to have no limitations beyond the designer’s imagination.
From prosthetic limbs and tortoise shell to dragons and guitars, listed in this post are 30 absolute coolest things that people have created with 3D printers. Scroll on and enjoy peeps!
1 Injured Tortoise Receives World’s First 3D Printed Shell
2 Our 3D print failed half way through. This is how we’ve been using it
3 Toucan with a reconstructed beak done throughout 3D printing
4 My moms 3D printed cast. She can take a shower with it!
5 3D-Printed Classical Paintings That Let The Blind “See” Famous Art For The First Time
6 A designer classic
7 I came back to my apartment to find that my roommate 3D printed a T-Rex shower head.
8 A prosthetic Arm I made for a friend
9 My brother is in a wheelchair and is starting his first job at Google next week. People said I should make him the Google logo, but that’s no fun so I made this for his desk:
10 Not inherited, but 3D printed
11 Prosthetic leg with a twist
12 Because nail paint is old school
13 Presents you can give her
14 The real comfort
15 Doesn't get more sleek than that
16 See through guitar to rock the stage
18 Watch your plants grow
19 If you want to show some skin
20 Going Hulk today
21 Its the new trend
22 I'd be surprised if it plays
23 Technology changing lives
24 The permanent matchbox
25 Darth Vader Pen Holder
26 Yes, they printed that
27 The kitty's never been happier
28 A Friend Nailed Halloween And 3D Printed His Own Face
29 Fully-Articulated 3D Printed Mesh Gown, Worn By Burlesque Icon Dita Von Teese
30 3D Printed Rims