Posts that were written by Ronald Scheer

3D print is game changer in Mechatronics Competition


Students from Fontys University of applied Science in Eindhoven and Ultimaker Education have joined forces in the international Mechatronics Competition: CCM Trophee 2015. The name of the team is ‘Rembrandts’ and together we’ve achieved very good results! Several universities from three different countries had gathered to compete in the CCM Trophee 2015 competition in Eindhoven, the Netherlands. The CCM trophee is […]

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Interview with Manon van der Sar about 3DPrint and education


Recently, at a 3Dhubs meeting, I met Manon van der Sar. She is the 3DHubs mayor of ‘s-Hertogenbosch and she likes to share her designs on YouMagine. Manon is a teacher and educational designer, just like I am.  She has good ideas about how 3D print and 3D design can change our educational system!  This is very […]

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Fablab London: an unique experience


At YouMagine, we are very proud that more and more FabLabs are becoming YouMagine member. FabLabs began as an outreach project from MIT’s Center for Bits and Atoms. A FabLab is a Fabrication Laboratory that provides access to (digital) fabrication tools, like lasercutters, 3D printers and much more. FabLab London is YouMagine member too and one […]

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Interview with CREAT3D from UK


Most organisations within the 3D print industry offer one product or service, for example 3D printers OR 3D scanners OR 3D print education.  In the United Kingdom however, I found an organisation that provides all of these services and products under one roof: CREAT3D. Curious about the ‘people behind’ this organisation, I decided to talk to two staff members: Sabina Gonzalez-George […]

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Interview with YouMagine user Bert-Jan Walker


YouMagine user Bert-Jan Walker has many designs on YouMagine. One of them is a very popular design that more than a thousand people have downloaded: the 3mm filament clip. Bert-Jan works as an independent 3D designer and he is a 3D print consultant with his own company IntoFocus. Sharing detailed instructions Bert-Jan shares his designs on YouMagine and he […]

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Interview with Chris Thorpe from IcanMake


Chris Thorpe from the UK is founder and CEO of I CanMake and also YouMagine member. I Can Make creates educational content and resources on 3DPrint&Design for teachers, students and parents. Chris has uploaded a special Valentine’s Day-design in his YouMagine-account and that is a good reason to publish my interview with Chris and his team. Tell […]

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ICT Talent Development Program with a focus on 3D Printing


In Amsterdam, an interesting education project called ‘ICT in the Clouds’, is producing very interesting results. This project (that started in 2013) is an ICT talent development program, for students in secondary schools (age 12 till 18 years). Some of the project partners are: IBM, KLM, Cisco and VU University Amsterdam. One of the participating […]

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SprintPerformance uses 3D printing for dragrace competition machine


Sprint performance is a team of two Dutch guys competing in the national NSSC dragrace championship. Sprint performance are YouMagine community members. I contacted the teammembers Peter en Benjamin, because they build awesome bikes for dragracing. Their second bike for example, was built for the 50cc shifter class. Benjamin became Dutch champion with it, the fastest time achieved was 7.130 […]

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