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Thingi Thursday

3D Printing helps kick off this year's World Cup

At the opening ceremony of this year's World Cup a young paraplegic will step up and kick the first ball. Dan finds out how and gets his ThingiThursday on in celebration. more »

12 Jun 2014 16:12 prsnlz

Thingi Thursday: Modio

The app, which is available on iOS devices allows users to easily create models and export them to your 3D printer. Dan attempted to do just that! more »

29 May 2014 17:17 prsnlz

Thingi Thursday: Show and Tell

Combining 3D printing and 3D scanning for a child's show and tell school project. more »

1 May 2014 16:54 prsnlz

Thingi Thursday: Machine Series

This week Dan tries to print an object that is designed specifically to give the appearance of nice surface finish when printed at home. more »

24 Apr 2014 17:11 prsnlz

Thingi Thursday: iPhone cover

Dan goes back to printing with extrusion-based plastic and tries to print with two colours in this weeks Thingi Thursday. more »

18 Apr 2014 10:51 prsnlz

Thingi Thursday: The Gyrocube

For this week's Thingi Thursday Dan tries to print the famously troublesome Gyrocube on the Form 1. See how he got on. more »

20 Feb 2014 17:20 prsnlz

Thingi Thursday: The Sense Scanner Week Four

This week with the Sense 3D Scanner Dan attempts to scan his own dog and a stuffed toy version of the World's Cutest Dog, Boo. more »

13 Feb 2014 15:11 prsnlz

Thingi Thursday: The Sense Scanner Week Three

In our third week with the Cubify Sense scanner Dan scanned a gnome and tried to print it on a formlabs machine. Check out the results. more »

6 Feb 2014 17:00 prsnlz

Thingi Thursday: The Sense Scanner Week Two

We’re at week two now of our time with 3D System’s handheld 3D scanner, the Sense. Dan tries to scan and print a Cube, not the shape, the printer! more »

30 Jan 2014 16:50 prsnlz

Thingi Thursday: The Sense Scanner Week One

We're going to scan and print using several different techniques with the 3D Systems Sense Scanner. more »

23 Jan 2014 20:25 prsnlz

Thingi Thursday: The Creeper

This boxing day Thingi Thursday we received a request from a young lady to print one of the villains from Minecraft. more »

26 Dec 2013 14:00 prsnlz

Thingi Thursday: The Christmas Print Off

Daniel O'Connor attempts to print a Christmas decoration on both the Cube and the UP! Plus to see which printer comes out best. more »

19 Dec 2013 12:55 prsnlz

Thingi Thursday: Printcraft

We've waxed lyrical about the site that turns Minecraft models into STLs so we felt it was about time to try the service out. more »

17 Oct 2013 12:23 prsnlz

Thingi Thursday: Mission Impossible

To celebrate the launch of our partnership with CES, Dan was tasked with designing and printing a 3D version of the CES logo. In his blog he details how he got on with the rather daunting task. more »

10 Oct 2013 14:52 prsnlz

Thingi Thursday: The Print Off II

A couple of weeks ago we set the Cube off against the UP! printing the same file, the Cube came out on top but could the UP! bounce back this week? more »

5 Sep 2013 17:18 prsnlz

Thingi Thursday: The Print Off

Forget the Great British Bake Off here is the ThingiThursday Print Off, as the UP! Plus does battle against 3D Systems Cube. more »

22 Aug 2013 17:20 prsnlz

MakerBot to launch Digitizer next week

The desktop 3D printing giants' 3D scanner has been in the pipeline for some months now, in a newsletter they have given us a sneak preview of what the machine will look like. more »

15 Aug 2013 10:23 Maker Zone

Thingi Thursday: Digitzer

For this week's Thingi Thursday we took a MakerBot Digitizer scan and tried to print it. more »

25 Jul 2013 16:30 prsnlz

Thingi Thursday: Cookie Cutter

After a week off #ThingiThursday is back this week with a customised cookie cutter, designed on thingiverse printed on an UP! more »

18 Jul 2013 16:20 prsnlz

Thingi Thursday: Ouya!

For this week's 3D printing feature Dan O'Connor printed a case for an Ouya games console. See how he got on. more »

4 Jul 2013 00:00 prsnlz