Author Archives: Airwolf 3D

How Airwolf 3D Printers Make Saleen Muscle Cars Even Faster

High-performance muscle cars G-forces push you back in your seat. You shift effortlessly through the six-speed transmission, listening to the supercharged 351ci DOHC V8 engine as the view outside rushes by at over 200 mph. Is it a Ferrari Enzo ZXX Edo Competition ZR? Porsche 911 GTurbo 1200? Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Super Sport? Nope. It’s […]

California Industrial and Technology Education Association Conference 2014

Erick Wolf is a presenter at the CITEA Annual Conference on Saturday at 10:30 AM Making Connections Friday and Saturday – April 4 & 5, 2014 Hosted by Cerritos College Technology Division Location: Southern California, 11111 New Falcon Way, Cerritos, 90703 Near: 605 Freeway, North of 91 Registration Fee: $165. For members $30. Students $245. […]

2014 STEM and the Arts Career Showcase

Airwolf 3D will demonstrate the latest in 3D printing technology at the 2014 STEM and the Arts Showcase. More about this event from Vital Link: “Vital Link invites middle school, high school and college students to attend the 2014 STEM & the Arts Career Showcase, a collaboration of corporate, education, and non-profit sponsors and exhibitors […]

3D Printers for Educators at CUE Conference

Airwolf 3D Demos High-Performance 3D Printers for Educators at CUE Conference Airwolf 3D, a designer and manufacturer of high-performance 3D printers, will be demonstrating its American-made product line in Booth #329 at the Annual CUE Conference being held March 20-22, 2014 in Palm Springs, Calif. Palm Springs, Calif. (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 Airwolf 3D, a […]

Airwolf 3D Showcases High-Performance 3D Printers at CeBIT

March 10, 2014 03:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time CeBIT 2014 HANNOVER, Germany–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Airwolf 3D, a designer and manufacturer of high-performance 3D printers, together with SET Ltd., a leading German solutions provider, will be showcasing Airwolf 3D’s American-made product line at CeBIT 2014 here this week from March 10-14, 2014 in Hall 3, Booth H01/1. Airwolf […]

Coolest 3D Printed Thing of the Week is the Glow Rail

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 Featured 3D Printed Part Glo Rails Light Up the Night How It Works Constructed of 1.9-inch polycarbonate tubing (cut to order), the Glo Rails are equipped with watertight 3watt LED modules in aluminum housings, along with custom 3D printed elbows and installation hardware. The People Behind This With the help of an Airwolf 3D printer, Bryan […]

Annual CUE 2014 Conference “CUE the Learning” for 3D Printers 2014

March 20 – 22, 2014, at the Palm Springs Convention Center Airwolf 3D printers and staff will be onsite at the Annual CUE 2014 Conference, “CUE the Learning”: BOOTH# 239 The Annual CUE Conference will be held March 20 – 22, 2014, at the Palm Springs Convention Center. Visit for travel information. Hotel space […]

Design World

Desktop 3D printer compatible with 12 materials February 18, 2014 Leslie Langnau : “The number of open-source based, entrepreneurial style desktop sized 3D printers continues to grow. Most are available for around $3000, making it a fairly easy decision to buy one for your own desktop for roughing out a design, and, once finalized, sending […]

Coolest 3D Printed Thing of the Week is the GK-Chain

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Featured 3D Printed Part Do you worry that the information on your PC will be seen by snooping co-workers, siblings, or parents, or feel uncomfortable using your lap top in public places?  You can protect your privacy with the new patent-pending GateKeeper Chain that locks and unlocks your PC automatically using wireless Bluetooth 4.0 technology. The benefit: no […]

AeroDef Manufacturing Summit & Exposition 2014

FEBRUARY 25-27, 2014 | LONG BEACH (CA) CONVENTION CENTER Airwolf 3D will exhibit its acclaimed HD printer at Aerodef booth #249 AeroDef Manufacturing Summit & Exposition 2014 Event Location: Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center Seaside Entrance 300 East Ocean Boulevard Long Beach, California 90802 Tel: 562-436-3636  Fax: 562-436-9491 Keynote Addresses & Featured Speakers Daily […]

Featured: 3D Printed Robots by Orbis Robotics

3D Printed Robots are Leading the Way in Manufacturing in a BIG WAY Orbis Robotics, Inc. is using 3D printers in its design and manufacture of telepresence robots. Orbis Robotics, Inc., located in Encinitas, CA, is using parts printed on the Airwolf 3D XL model in the design and manufacture of its telepresence robots.  Steve […]

Coolest 3D Printed Thing of the Week is our Flexible Bushing

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If You Can’t Find It…… 3D Print It! Background:  During the development cycle of our largest 3D printer, we encountered the challenges of trying to source parts that do not exist.  To build a precise piece of equipment with exceptional performance and smooth movement, we had to roll up our sleeves and design some very […]

Teachers Build 3D Printers for the Classroom

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Teaching from the Ground Up There is no question that 3D printing is a complex emerging technology inaccessible to most children and adults. If it is indeed the coming revolution in manufacturing that it is said to be, how can schools prepare their students to become 3D savvy?  The Orange County School Department of Education […]

Classroom Hero Kevin Crossett at Huntington Beach High School

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  CASE STUDY:  3D Printer in Huntington Beach High School KEVIN CROSSETT Age: 33 ARTICLE IN ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER Technology teacher Kevin Crossett holds a wheel his students designed and created on a 3-D printer. The Huntington Beach High School teacher helps his students apply mathematics and science to real-life projects, such as creating remote […]

Saleen’s Tree Ornament is Magic

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What happens when you give a desktop 3D printers to talented car designers at Christmas time?  MAGIC The elves at Saleen Automotive have been hard at work designing and prototyping amazing cars, but everyone needs an occasional little break.  This holiday season, the skillful minds at Saleen took some creative liberties and made this really […]

Saleen Accelerates the Product Design Cycle

Prototyping a Saleen shiftknob design on our in-office

Saleen Automotive Uses Desktop 3D  Printer to Make 3D Printed Car Part Shiftknob Design American Innovator Saleen Automotive Accelerates the Product Design Cycle with the use of Desktop 3D Printing.  Saleen Automotive has been using an Airwolf 3D printer since October of 2013 to prototype.  They have prototyped, among other things, a custom Saleen shiftknob […]

Featured: 30″ Batmobile is Designed with 3DS Max and 3D Printed

30" 3d printed batmobile in 3DS max

December’s Featured Print is a 30” Batmobile Modeled with 3DS Max This month’s featured 3d printed model comes to us from the very talented Hector Gama. Using Autodesk 3DS Max modeling software and an Airwolf 3D desktop 3-D printer (built from a kit), Hector began the process of 3D printing out this 30” Batmobile.  Hector […]

Exhibit at the 3D Printer World Expo 2014

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JAN 31 – FEB 1, 2014 – MARRIOTT BURBANK AIRPORT HOTEL & CONVENTION CENTER, CALIFORNIA You’re invited to a two-day celebration connecting entrepreneurs, business executives, artists and educators to the world of 3D printing.  The 3D Printer World Expo will feature an amazing selection of commercial, professional and personal class 3D printers, scanners and software, […]

4 Steps to a Glossy ABS Part with Clear Reactive Polymer


Creative coating for your 3D printed objects Have you ever wanted to coat your creations with a tough but simple solution that will protect from the sun and other elements?  This solution for finishing 3D printed objects works and is inexpensive.  This is a clear reactive polymer that preserves and beautifies. First, you will need a few items. […]

7 Steps to a Stronger ABS part with Epoxy Penetrating Resin System

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7 Steps to a Stronger ABS part with Epoxy Penetrating Sealing And Coating Resin System Use this 2 Part Epoxy Coating to achieve a stronger ABS part. TC-1614 A/B is an unfilled high solids content epoxy resin system. It is designed to seal porous to semi-porous substrates developing remarkable strength. As the penetrative depth increases the […]