3D Printing Blog

June 25, 2019

This past week we had the privilege of welcoming over 40 students from Mexico to come do a tour of Custom Prototypes.

These eager to learn students came to check out our industrial 3D printers and learn all about additive manufacturing.

The students partnered with Ulinks...

May 30, 2019

Every year Association of Chartered Industrial Designers of Ontario  (ACIDO) hosts a competition for graduating industrial designers from Carleton University, OCAD university, Humber college and Sheridan college to select the best talent and have their final project th...

May 16, 2019

Recently a teacher from the Indiana School for the Blind and Visually Impaired contacted us after discovering a past project we had previously 3D printed Van Gogh's Starry Night. (Link Here)

This project received a lot of recognition and went on to win a couple awa...

May 10, 2019

3D printing may sound like the future of 2D printing and also considering the fact that these technologies possess homogeneous names, in reality, the two technologies are totally diverse.  

The word “printer” is broadly associated with the machine that uses ink or laser...

January 15, 2019

In recent weeks we had the pleasure of working with Junior Filipe, a local Toronto resident to try and help come up with a solution for his manual wheelchair.

The challenge was to find a way for him to easily connect and disconnect to his scooter giving him the ability...

November 27, 2018

Our creation of Marc Antony's helmet using metal 3D printing has awakened industries to see the full potential metal 3D printing has

September 25, 2018

Seeking 1st Place at the TCT Magazine's creative application competition with our entry of a fully metal 3D Printed ancient roman helmet.

September 20, 2018

Robotic manufacturing involves a lot of custom parts to perform specific tasks. Here we show how metal 3D printing can be used to create custom end-of-arm tooling components.