Watch YouMagine for the Ultimaker Gumball Challenge pieces from Maker Faire Bay Area 2016!


Keep your eyes peeled for a slew of new chibi designs popping up on YouMagine over the weekend. The Ultimaker team invited four schools to participate in the Ultimaker Gumball Challenge. River Bend Middle School, Virginia Saint Ann’s School, New York Comstock High School, Michigan Advanced Learning Center, Utah Each school was sent 1000 gumball […]

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Shared On YouMagine – Lampshade by Rudy Hermus


Simple, elegant lampshade project takes full advantage of the layering process of additive manufacturing. Print in CPE or PLA translucent colors (for a LED or compact fluorescent bulb, don’t use a hot bulb!), and experiment with nozzle widths to change behavior of diffusion and hardiness of the lampshade. The designer Rudy Hermus included the Blender […]

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Shared On YouMagine – PiGRRL Zero Raspberry Pi Gameboy by Noe + Pedro Ruiz


If you are lucky enough to get your hands on a Raspberry Pi Zero, then here’s a 3D printed enclosure + electronics project for you! Shared On YouMagine – PiGRRL Zero Raspberry Pi Gameboy by Noe + Pedro Ruiz: You’ve seen PiGRRL, Super Game Pi, PiGRRL Pocket, PiGRRL 2 and now… it’s time for PiGRRL […]

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3DP News – Polymaker Fabricates & Tests a 3D Printed Car Jack Using UM2 Extended+ and PC-Max


PolyMaker is known for their innovative approach to materials. Nicolas Tokotuu (Communication manager, 3D printing engineer and designer for PolyMaker) has performed a fun strength test utilizing one of their new materials, Polycarbonate (PC-MAX). They designed and printed a car jack on an Ultimaker 2+ extended and subsequently tested it on a car. They want […]

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Digital Fabric


YouMagine Community Member Vladimir Kuznetsov uploaded a wonderful design. His design “Digital Fabric” uses a really wonderful technique. He uses the Cura Pause at Height plug in to pause the print and then inserts a mesh like fabric which he fixes to the print. Then he continues the print. This lets you use regular PLA and […]

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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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