3D printer

3D-printed face shield
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Kim Glovas
March 30, 2020 - 1:44 pm
A La Salle University grad asked his alma mater if he could utilize the school’s 3D printers to make face shields for health care workers on the frontlines of the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Kohelet Yeshiva makes face masks amid coronavirus
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Andrew Kramer
March 25, 2020 - 4:54 pm
Kohelet Yeshiva uses the school’s 3D printer to make face shields for area health care workers battling the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Adam Schofield holds his tabby cat named Sgt. Stubbs.
Carrie Antlfinger/AP
May 03, 2019 - 5:22 pm
OAK CREEK, Wis. (AP) — A tabby cat has new back legs, with the help of some University of Wisconsin-Madison students and a 3D printer. Community Cat shelter vice president Sarah Close says Chicago Animal Care and Control found the stray with infected legs last September and turned him over to the...
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Researchers at a Canadian University successfully removed a large cancer tumor from a dog's head and replaced the piece of removed skull with a 3-D printed plate.
Michelle Oblak
September 25, 2018 - 9:20 pm
By Spencer Parlier and Amanda Jackson (CNN) -- A 9-year-old dog has a new skull and a cancer-free life because of 3D printing. Patches, the cancer-stricken dachshund, is feeling better thanks to researchers at a Canadian university. Dr. Michelle Oblak, a veterinary surgical oncologist with the...
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September 11, 2018 - 12:16 pm
By Ivana Kottasová (CNN Money) -- Volkswagen has found a new way to use a 3D printer: To mass produce car parts. The world's largest carmaker unveiled plans Tuesday to start using HP metal printing technology to manufacture select parts including gear knobs and custom tailgate lettering. Volkswagen...
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It takes less than a minute after a simple search on the open internet to download gigabytes worth of files marked "AR-15," "M16" and many more, all ready to send to a 3D printer or CNC machine.
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Ian Bush
August 01, 2018 - 3:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The fight over 3D-printed firearms will be back in federal court next week, after a judge temporarily blocked the release of blueprints for so-called "ghost guns." Years ago, Philadelphia launched a pre-emptive strike, but these and other efforts have failed to dull...
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A settlement between gun-rights activists and the government has cleared the way to post plans for 3D printed guns online.
Courtesy Marisa Vasquez Courtes via CNN
Andrew Kramer
July 30, 2018 - 6:41 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — Following Pennsylvania's push to prevent a Texas-based company from releasing downloadable files that would allow people to make untraceable guns using a 3D printer, several more state attorneys general, including New Jersey, have joined the fight. New Jersey Attorney...
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