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Code and Chips with Hacklab and ARM

Yesterday Simon and Richard, along with several of our THREEDY 3D Printers, had a great day out at the Cambridge Science Centre for this fantastic event.  Code & Chips 2016 was a day of technology workshops and exhibitions aimed at getting students from

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An Invitation: Gathering 4 Gardner Celebration of Mind 2016

We are excited to be once again hosting a fantastic day sharing interesting puzzles, maths, magic & science. Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire  Saturday 22nd October     What is G4G? Martin Gardner was an American writer who pioneered the field

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Back To School

The children were back to school this week. In preparation (and with hope of increasing the chance that they will return home with their own belongings) THREEDY 3D Printed these personalised name tag labels. Threedy 3D Printers – Timeline |

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3D Printing Impossible Objects

When metagrobologist David Singmaster gave his talk on Impossible Grilles at MathsJam 2015, it inspired Simon to print some of these “impossible objects” using the THREEDY 3D Printer he happened to have to hand.  Whilst travelling around medieval cities, particularly during Italian

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Ambiguous Cylinders on the West Highland Way

Simon and his family enjoyed their summer holiday walking the West Highland Way – yes, all 96 miles of it. Greetings to the physicists from University of Munster, with whom we shared these Ambiguous Cylinders. The ambiguous cylinders were printed on a THREEDY

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THREEDY Developments

Our R&D Department have recently been working on a few upgrades to the THREEDY 3D Printer. We now have new rubber (& THREEDY branded) heatbeds. Final testing is underway and they are working well. Quicker to heat up and better

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Interesting Variants on Tetrahedral Geometry

If you are lucky enough to have received some of our Tetrahedral Shapes and are looking to check your answers to the questions, you have come to the right place! Need more copies of the handout? Download a pdf here:

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STEM Fair 2016 IWM Duxford

We had a great couple of days at the STEM Fair at Imperial War Museum, Duxford with STEM Team East. We met some brilliant and enthusiastic students at our THREEDY 3D Printing Workshop. As well as printing their own personalised

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Happy 90th Birthday Queen Elizabeth II

Happy Birthday Your Majesty This Royal Vase was printed by one of our THREEDY 3D printers a couple of years ago (at the 3D Print Show London, 2014). We thought it appropriate for today’s special occasion! Printed in a brilliant

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Meet our Design Supervisor

 PuzzleShed’s resident cat ready for work on this Friday morning.   Please follow us:

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