3D Printing News – DUS Architects print micro home


(Photograph by Ossip) DUS Architects in Amsterdam has created a tiny gabled urban cabin that is a mere 25 cubic metres (882.87 cubic feet) using FDM technology. They are allowing guests to spend the night to experience what life in a micro 3d printed home might be like. There is no toilet but you can […]

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3D Printing News – Facebook Group Contest: Nerf!


  **********************DEADLINE EXTENDED********************* VIEW THE CURRENT ENTRIES A contest is running now until September 23 October 21st on Facebook in the 3D Printing group, which currently has over 17,000 worldwide members! They are using the YouMagine platform to host the files. The theme centers on your most creative way to launch a Nerf-compatible dart so […]

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Donate to designers, messaging is back! and more updates.


We’ve been updating and improving the site. In two weeks you’ll be seeing a mayor update to our workflow & new functionality. Print Settings  Some of you may have noticed that we had shown you the relevant 3D printing settings of many models. These settings came from data gathered from Cura on the average slicing […]

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OpenROV an open hardware project to explore the ocean deep


OpenROV is one of the coolest open hardware projects out there. One of our Community Members, Andrew David Thaler is a contributor to the project so we reached out to him to explain what OpenROV is all about. Andrew is a deep sea biologist and a conservation geneticist, he is one of the contributors to […]

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Woof Woof get a BeagleBone case on YouMagine & 3Dhubs


  BeagleBone is a low-power open-source hardware computer that you can use for projects and prototyping. You can get one over at Beagle Board. The board case is around $60 and has an ARM Cortex processor on it. The guys at 3DHubs want to let anyone 3D print a case for this board so they can […]

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Support Cannybots on Kickstarter


Cannybots is an incredibly cool project on YouMagine and Kickstarter. Cannybots is a series of super fun 3D printed car robots meant to get kids involved with technology. They’ve raised $163,000 so far on Kickstarter. For $89 you can get a Cannybot kit on Kickstarter. The video below shows you the Cannybots in action! Cannybots […]

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YouMagine updates, scrum & agile.


We’ve learned a lot about what our community needs and would like to see changed at YouMagine. We have gotten direct feedback from you and reached out to you in our YouMagine 3D Printing community survey. Based on that we’ve expanded our team and already done some significant changes to the design of the home […]

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3DSlash integrates with YouMagine


We’re proud to announce that 3DSlash has integrated with YouMagine. 3DSlash is an easy 3D modeling application that lets you build by adding or destroying blocks. 3DSlash is fun and a great way to quickly make things or adapt STL files. You can import an STL to it and quickly adapt it by adding blocks, […]

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YouMagine Community Member Interviews Chris Payne


I’m interviewing members of our community to find out what kind of things they make, how they make them and why they make. If you have a suggestion as to someone you’d like interviewed or have a project you’d like to get others involved in please email joris at youmagine.com. Chris Payne is Cpayne3D on […]

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Out-of-the-box upgrades: Z-Unlimited


Projects and 3D printing companies like Ultimaker and Printrbot who share their design files online (1, 2) allow anyone, without having to ask, to think of improvements and actually implement them. Whether it’s a little tweak or something that turns the whole printing experience upside-down is up to you. Joris van Tubergen is someone who does exactly that, on a […]

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