Category Archives: MakerBot

The Just 3D Print eBay Store Is Now Empty

Just over a week ago, the awesome LoubieĀ (really – go check out her designs) posted Sad Face! on Thingiverse about the eBay store, which was selling 3D prints of thousands of things off Thingiverse, using the original photos. This would have been fine had they abided by the licenses (mostly Creative Commons) attached to […]

RPM Challenge 2012

I popped the CD of 2012 RPM Challenge album, Aponeurotic Scleroskeleton, in the mail today. This is my fifth RPM challenge, and I had forgotten that it was supposed to be postmarked by March 1. I promise that it was completed during the month of February! In theory, it should be available for listening in […]

Leap Day

Well, it’s February 29th. We all got an extra day for our RPM Challenge. (Or for February if you’re not participating in the RPM Challenge). It didn’t feel like four weeks plus one day, though. It was a busy month, punctuated by me getting sick and spending some time in the hospital. I’m feeling much […]

Digital Design For Personal Physical Manufacturing

Bre Pettis appeared on The Colbert Report tonight, introducing the Comedy Central show audience to 3D printing with a Thing-O-Matic and Thingiverse. It must have made quite an impact, because Thingiverse is very slow right now. I’m a big fan of the MakerBot and personal DIY manufacturing. I love the idea of small digital files […]

MakerBot 101 Class 2011-01-16 8:00 PM

On Sunday 16 January 2011 at 8:00 PM, I will be conducting the first official MakerBot 101 class at CRASH Space, 10526 Venice Blvd, Culver City CA 90232. If you are interested in the MakerBot and are in the Los Angeles area, check it out. This will be the first of a monthly series of […]