Thingi Thursday

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 PERSONALIZE

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 PERSONALIZE

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

1 May 2014 16:54 PERSONALIZE

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 PERSONALIZE

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 PERSONALIZE

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 PERSONALIZE

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 PERSONALIZE

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 PERSONALIZE

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 PERSONALIZE

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

23 Jan 2014 20:25 PERSONALIZE

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 PERSONALIZE

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 PERSONALIZE

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 PERSONALIZE

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 PERSONALIZE

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 PERSONALIZE

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 PERSONALIZE

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 PERSONALIZE

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

25 Jul 2013 16:30 PERSONALIZE

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 PERSONALIZE

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 PERSONALIZE