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January 23, 2015

Just got around to posting the FCTS story detailing my presentation there in December. Check it out!



January 20, 2015

Testing friction welding some 3D prints with a Dremel today! Great method for quickly assembling parts without glue.


A more advanced technology called Cold Spray has incredible value in space construction.
Essentially similar to Friction Welding, micro particles...

January 18, 2015

So for some time I've been wanting to build a very large format 3D printer out of a shipping container, that would use recycled PET plastic (milk jugs & soda bottles) and fillers like wood powder, glass & carbon fiber, nano-cellulose, etc., for use in composite constru...

January 18, 2015 here's a concept that was introduced Friday during a High School AP Accounting Course. A group of students when tasked with writing a business plan chose to open a Candy Store as their project. While examining their plan, I suggested 3D printed candy as a possibl...

January 12, 2015

Thanks Filastruder! Onward to producing new materials! What if we could use this process to recycle clean plastic waste materials in space? Things like food, containers, plastic wrapping, mylar pouches, etc. If Space Station resupply missions were properly planned, a p...

January 12, 2015

...progress on the transparent paddle board. Note the scale, the production board will be over 10 feet long. The large solar panel on this new version can generate approximately 6 volts. Enough power to light some LED strings and a small motor. Because this project hol...

January 11, 2015

...trying to catch up on work and stay healthy. Let's see...yesterday I never made it to the gym but instead managed to: 1) Finish the electronics on the Filament Extruder. Just about ready for delivery and will test next week. 2) Printed demo models of a medical devic...

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