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“The Metalsmith” and the art of creating at all costs

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The subject of the short documentary The Metalsmith is Andy Cooperman, a metalsmith and artist who creates amazing objects. He has been working this way for more than 30 years. It is his life and he would not know what to do without it, especially now that he risks losing his sight to retinal detachment….
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Filabot Wee, the machine for recycling makers’ plastic

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It’s called the Filabot Wee and it transforms plastic pellets into filaments for 3D printers. The kit is available on the Filabot site at $620. According to the creators of the machine, producing your own plastic filaments will cost 90% less than the price of the products on the market. All you need do is…
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“The future is here”: an entire show dedicated to makers in London

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Layer by layer, the world is changing. All thanks to 3D printing and digital manufacturing technologies that are increasingly more affordable. If you want to take a dip in the world of fabbers and makers, don’t miss the London fair The Future Is Here – A New Industrial Revolution. The Future is here is a…
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OpenROV, how to explore the depths with an open source submarine

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Many people owe their passion for the seabed to the documentaries of oceanographer Jacques Cousteau, but times change, and watching documentaries is no longer enough. In the era of ‘makers’, the next star of the depths may well be OpenROV, the open source underwater robot accessible to all. Diving is an amazing activity – have…
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