Working on 3d Printing Projects and Collaborations

3 Stages of 3D Printing

We often get asked about our process and approach in taking on various 3d printing projects and collaborations. As a start, here’s a sampling of the various projects we have worked on before – http://funbiestudios.com/projects/ Basically, there are 3 stages which a project can undertake – 3D Modelling, 3D Printing and Post Processing. 3 Stages of Getting Your 3D Projects …

Using Smooth-On Cast Magic with XTC-3D

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While applying Smooth-On XTC-3D to smooth out a 3d printed part, it appears that there is an optional of getting a special finish by incorporating some special additives to the mix. In this case, we will use Silver Bullet from Smooth-On’s own Cast Magic line. Here we have set aside the trial packs of XTC-3D and a small sampler bottler …

ATOM Power User Collection – 3d Printing Case Studies

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Here’s some of the various interesting and amazing use cases of 3d printing at the consumer and even small enterprises level, as compiled by the wonderful folks from ATOM 3D Printer! It’s actually quite a broad spectrum of 3d printing applications which one may not think about at first glance! (PS: You may need activate Adobe Flash in order to …

Pao’s 3D Printing Journey – A Kid’s Workshop on 3D Modelling and 3D Printing

Pao's 3D Printing Journey

Pao’s stuck in another dimension and needs your help to get him back into our own dimension using 3d modelling and 3d printing! Workshop Overview Join us on a journey as we help Pao get materialised through 3d modelling and 3d printing! Learn about 3D printing in this 2 hours hands-on session and get experience with Autodesk’s free 123D Design …

3d Printing and the Technology Trajectory

Technology Trajectory

Through some recent conversations, we queried about our thoughts on the 3d technologies going ahead. Why exactly do we see the importance that we do, and why does it drive us to do that do as much as possible to get as many folks started with 3d modelling and printing (events, workshops, showcases and more…)? This made us recall a …

The Next Evolution for Funbie Studios

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It’s been almost half a year since we have taken up a physical studio space. And boy, has it been quite the ride! The Early Days and Getting a Physical Studio Looking back 4 years ago when we started stepping into all things 3d, a key support pillar was having an awesome sharing and giving global community. Pioneers in the …

Visiting Maker Faire Taipei 2016 – Part 2 – The Presentations

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One of the most important and interesting aspects of Maker Faires are to sit in and hear from the assortment of speakers who come to share about their experiences and work in their various Maker related endeavors. Due to the wide range of cool things to check out, it’s not humanly possible to sit in and listen to all of …

Visiting Maker Faire Taipei 2016 – Part 1 – The Booths

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Taipei Maker Faire 2016 Weekend (7-8 May) is the main reason for this Taiwan journey! And boy was it a whirl. Here’s a short photo coverage of things though it will definitely not do justice to the event as a whole! But yeah, here goes nothing: Held at the massive National Taiwan Science Education Center (NTSEC), this year’s edition of …

Visit to ATOM 3D Printer’s Office and ATOM Meetup

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Just prior to visiting Taipei Maker Faire  2016, a visit to ATOM offices was in order to see all the cool things which happen there! Also a meetup was organized to allow for sharing and exchanging ideas with some of the users from the local 3d printing community in Taiwan! Gotta love the minimalist way that the ATOM office is …