From Avocation to Profession, meet 3D Printing Prop Artist – @TheBrokenNerd83

  “Wait a minute, TheBrokenNerd?”   Yeah, you heard that right. Meet Darrell Maloney, popularly known as “THE BROKEN NERD”   Darrell is a 34 year old Virginia born American currently living in New York. After completing his medical administration studies he worked as Policy and Procedure specialist. 2017 was… Continue reading

FDM vs FFF: Know the difference!

Doesn’t FDM and FFF cater to a similar technology? Yes. So that means they are one and the same, right? No. Here’s a short answer to your question: They are similar. But despite being similar, they are different. Explore the longer version below: Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) is a proprietary… Continue reading

A brief introduction to Generative Design

A generative design system offers a different approach: It takes inspiration from nature and its evolutionary process. The process of evolution is nature’s way of perfecting its creations. Every living organism is an example of that process. Consider how mutations over very long periods of time bestow organisms with specific… Continue reading

6 things to consider while designing for 3D Printing

Far too often we have seen engineers and designers come up with a part design that is “unprintable” because they were unaware, or overlooked the 3D Printing design guidelines while designing. This is then followed by a plethora of design changes amidst a lot of to-and-fro communication, which really isn’t… Continue reading