The value of 3Dprinting comes in various approaches to how it is used in combination with traditional manufacturing. Relative to making jigs and fixtures using traditional CNC machining process, 3D printing is faster and cheaper compared to machining them in house. However, the real cost difference comes when a company can free up their CNC [...]
IC3D Donates 3D Printed Bust Of Andrew Carnegie For Columbus Metropolitan Grand Reopening! COLUMBUS—Columbus Metropolitan Library (CML) marks the grand reopening of Main Library on June 25 with a new sculpture of Andrew Carnegie commissioned from artist Gavin Bruce and recreated via 3D printing by IC3D. A Great Collaboration Among Columbus Idea Foundry Entrepreneurs Columbus [...]
Low volume production presents a challenge for entrepreneurs 3D printing services are a valuable solution for entrepreneurs who need to build quantities that are too large for a desktop 3D printer, but don’t require a high enough volume to hire a contract manufacturer. Between budget constraints, lead times, and quality issues, it can seem nearly [...]
Metrobots Team 3324 First Robotics Competition Participants and IC3D Team Up for the 2016 Build Season!
Metrobots Team 3324 First Robotics Competition Participants & IC3D Team Up 2016 Build Season! “In First Stronghold, two Alliances of three robots each are on a Quest to breach their opponents’ fortifications, weaken their tower with boulders, and capture the opposing tower. Robots score points by breaching opponent's defenses and scoring boulders through goals in the opposing tower. [...]
We are proud to announce availability of our filament mega spools for more prolific 3D Printers offering five pound and twenty pound spools. Available in all colors of both ABS and PLA , IC3D decided to offer the larger quantities of filament after customer feedback. "The larger spools are ideal for those that do a [...]