Author Archives: Travis Starnes

Travis Starnes

About Travis Starnes

Travis is an all around geek with a love for technology and he has been involved with 3D printing for several years. Besides 3D printing he also writes book reviews and about comic books. You can follow Travis on Google+ or @TStarnes on twitter.

Disney and CMU Create 3D Printing Sewing Machine

Disney Research and Scott Hudson of Carnegie Mellon’s Human-Computer Interaction Institute have developed a way to 3D print with wool. While most 3D printers use layers of plastic to print objects, the device that Disney…


3DLT Joins PieceMaker to Offer In-Store 3D Printing

Just recently, 3DLT has announced a partnership with Pittsburgh company PieceMaker. Together, PieceMaker and 3DLT will cross-promote and combine their technologies to make customized, unique toys that can be printed using an in-store kiosk: Factory…


New 3D Printing Challenge: 3D Skateboard Contest

A new 3D printing design challenge is open. Solid Concepts, a Southern California-based 3D printing service provider, is challenging designers and enthusiasts alike to create a 3D printable version of a skateboard deck. Two lucky…


Robohand, Robofinger, Roboleg!

You’ve probably heard of Robohand, the open source project that has provided people around the world with affordable and practical 3D prosthetic hands. Founded in 2012, Robohand was first started by Richard van As and…