The Zodiac Signs Are Telling? Wear Them to Show Your Eternal Love

Valentine’s Day is coming, and Ginkgo3D’s in-house designer Adrian has created a new range of customised pendants that will bind all lovers’ signs together – the Moving Hearts Pendant. Wear this with a matching Zodiac Ring to celebrate and cement your eternal love. On the day one is born, a Zodiac sign accompanies that new arrival. Of course, if one is a Chinese like yours sincerely, you could also be a ‘Dragon’, ‘Rabbit’, or ‘Pig’ based on the Chinese Zodiac, and your parents might be quipping about […]

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Ginkgo3D Going Rogue, Giving Away a Death Star

  Yup, We’re all going nuts about the latest STAR WARS movie! And we’re giving away a scaled model of our very own Death Star Prototype. All you have to do is to join our Facebook Like contest and you stand a chance to claim it for you own! One of the greatest and most prolific pop culture icons of our time, the Star Wars franchise, which has spawned seven films and hundreds upon thousands of non-canon literary works, seemingly has no […]

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NTU prints fully operational drone with embedded electronics

Researchers at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) have 3D printed a ready-to-fly drone with embedded electronics using Stratasys ULTEM 9085, a high strength, lightweight aerospace-grade FDM material. This rugged quadcopter with four rotors was designed, 3D printed and flown by Phillip Keane, phD candidate and researcher at Singapore Centre for 3D Printing (SC3DP). It is capable of supporting at least 60kg of weight suspended from its structure. Completed under 14 hours, the printing was paused three times for the electronics to […]

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Waterhouse Highlights 3D Printing Challenges, Offers Solutions

Matthew Waterhouse, CEO of 3D Matters, warns that 3D printing faces a number of challenges before it can become a mainstream technology. “Designs require IP and IT security,” he says. There is also the need to develop international printing standards as well as standards in supplier management. “The current materials used in 3D printing have short-term performance and hence, more research is required to make them as durable as materials used in traditional mould-and-die manufacturing,” he says. “We also have to […]

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