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A 3D Printed Dress Using MakerBot Flexible Filament for New York’s Fashion Week

The Verlan Dress, designed by Francis Bitonti of the famed Dita Dress, is the first creation to ever use MakerBot Flexible Filament, a new filament material made out of polyester.     “We are very excited about the development of MakerBot Flexible Filament,” said Bre Pettis, MakerBot’s CEO. Pettis noted that MakerBot Flexible Filament is a 1.75mm filament that flexes and moves after it ... Read More »

Portable Nintendo Entertainment System created with 3D printing

portable NES

Dave Nunez, Computer-science PhD and software engineer, has created a portable Nintendo Entertainment System (NES), called NESPo, with 3D Printing. Maybe it’s not small as a Game Boy, but this 3D-printed portable one looks great.   NESPo is created by using PLA filament and a Makerbot Replicator 2, within about two weeks (except test).     Although the process of making this like a ... Read More »