Author Archives: Airwolf 3D

Changing the Electric Vehicle Game with Additive Manufacturing – Meet ELECTRIC GT

Additive manufacturing electric vehicle components

Usually, when visiting any kind of auto shop, we think of loud engines, dirty cars, and the smell of gas. Visiting Brock Winberg and his company Electric GT is anything but, and we are surprised to find a high-end customization facility filled with rare cars which have gone through, or are currently going through, electric […]

The 3D Advantage – Racing with Tim Hunter and Airwolf 3D

3d printing race car parts

With the sound of engines revving in the distance, I knew I was in the right place. Out of a sea of trailers, I was looking for a car that was a little out of the ordinary. Not only was it one of the only front-wheel-drive race cars at Buttonwillow Raceway, CA that day, but […]

New EVO Firmware 1.58.8 + QUIET STEPPERS

EVO firmware 1.58.8 and later incorporates many advancements, the most noticeable being significant noise reduction. By employing a new stepper motor control algorithm, all EVOs are now much quieter and smoother than ever before. In addition, the stepper motors draw less current, resulting in cooler and more reliable operation. Homing speeds are also increased to […]

Huge 25lb. Filament Spool Hub Printed on the EVO

This spool hub was created by Airwolf 3D and printed in ABS with a 1mm nozzle in 14 hours on the EVO Additive Manufacturing Center. These large 25 lb. spools allow Airwolf 3D to extrude large quantities of filament while having the ability to break it up into smaller spools when needed. Did you know […]

Biggest Update to APEX Yet! Introducing solid layer support and highly-requested features and fixes with software update 1.5.8

Apex Professional 3D Printing Software by Airwolf 3D

Airwolf 3D is pleased to release the biggest update to APEX yet!  Developed specifically for Airwolf 3D printers, APEX slicing software is part of our commitment to continually improve the 3D printing process for our customers.  In this installment, we have added solid layer support, optimized support generation, and improved prime tower configuration. APEX is […]

3D Printer Tent Sale in Southern California

used 3d printer tent sale southern california

Airwolf 3D will hold the industry’s first 3D PRINTER TENT SALE.  This will take place on Saturday, March 9, 2019, at its Southern California manufacturing facility.    The company must make room for incoming EVO and EVO22 inventory, and all HD and XL Legacy machines must go.  Among the thousands of sale items, Airwolf 3D will […]

Back to School 3D Printing, Savings, Free Goodies and Inspiration

School Savings Summer is cooling down, but we’re about to get started on our hottest time of the year here at Airwolf 3D! We want to help teachers get ready for school with 3d printing projects, savings, and inspiration.  Save money on school 3d printing supplies with our back to school sale: Save 25% MG94 […]

Take a Load Off: 3D-Printed Hub For Constant Force Springs Gives Robotics Team a Competitive Edge

3D Printed Robotics

Airwolf 3D Design Intern and High School Junior Prescott Campbell shares his design process for 3D-printed hubs he created for his team’s entry in the FIRST Robotics Competition. The ‘Power Up’ Challenge: Tip the Scales In this year’s FIRST Robotics Competition game, “Power Up,” the principal task is to lift “power cubes,” or plastic crates […]

Tales From the Engineering Intern: Tolerances Tighter Than Deadlines

3D-printed encoder mounts

When Design Intern Prescott Campbell isn’t creating things like custom parts for Airwolf 3D’s Dodge Hellcat, he’s a full-time student at Corona Del Mar High School in Newport Beach, CA. In this blog post, Prescott shares one of the challenges his school’s team faced when preparing for the 2018 FIRST Robotics Competition: Design 3D-printed encoder […]

‘New and Improved’ HydroFill Water Soluble Material is Better than PVA Filament

Water Soluble Support Material

Sometimes, even when it ain’t broke, the Airwolf 3D Wolfpack still fixes it. That’s why, despite this dissolvable filament’s success and effectiveness, Airwolf 3D’s patent-pending HydroFill Water-Soluble Support has undergone a few tweaks and has now been reformulated to work better than ever and offers support to more materials than PVA filament.  Airwolf 3D strives to […]

Tales From the Engineering Intern: If at First You Don’t Succeed, Design, Design Again

3D-Printed Center Console Dodge Hellcat

Airwolf 3D Design Intern Prescott Campbell shares his design process for his most difficult assignment yet: Redesign the Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat’s Center Shift Console to provide extra storage space and custom vanity branding. Find out how Prescott overcame design challenges — and learned some lessons along the way — in order to create what […]

Airwolf 3D Creates Strategic Partnership with Ascentium Capital

Ascentium Capital and Airwolf 3D

Airwolf 3D today announces the immediate ability to finance Airwolf 3D printers through a strategic partnership with Ascentium Capital, a leading financing institution, financing the latest Airwolf 3D printers to make them accessible to a broader audience by reducing the need for upfront cash payments and preserving valuable capital. After much due diligence to find […]

Project Hellcat: Custom 3D-Printed Speaker Covers

3D-Printed Speaker Covers

Airwolf 3D Intern Prescott Campbell has been busy helping the rest of the Wolfpack design and print custom parts for the company’s project car, the Dodge SRT Hellcat Challenger. Check out how he accomplished his latest project, re-designed speaker covers customized with the “AW3D” logo. The stock speaker cover in the SRT Hellcat Challenger works […]

Project Hellcat: Custom 3D-Printed Coat Hooks

Custom 3D Printed Coat Hooks for Dodge Hellcat

Airwolf 3D Intern Prescott Campbell is back with a new project: custom 3D-printed coat hooks for the Hellcat, one of Airwolf 3D’s favorite project cars. In the SRT Hellcat Challenger, the two hooks for hanging clothes above the rear windows are made of black Polycarbonate-ABS. Because I’ve been tasked with creating custom parts for the […]

New Video: Winning The Race to Innovation and 3D Printing Hellcat Parts at SEMA 2017

3d printing hellcat

If you follow us on social media (or on the 405 freeway in Southern California), you’ve surely seen our newest and most exciting project car: The Airwolf 3D Hellcat. At any given time at the Airwolf 3D building, you’re likely to hear the thundering rumble of the modern muscle car’s supercharged 6.2-liter V-8 before the […]

Airwolf 3D Breathes New Life Into Old 3D Printers With HD Direct Drive

Cheap 3D Printer

What’s old is new! The classic Airwolf 3D HD series printers are back and better than ever! If you’re on a budget, don’t go for a cheap 3D printer, chose one of our most successful series of 3D printers now available with the same Direct Drive technology that catapulted the AXIOM series to award-winning success. […]

The Leader in 3D Printing Polycarbonate

3D Printer that prints polycarbonate

As new, lower cost desktop 3D printers have made their way into the market over the last few years, more and more of them claim to print polycarbonate successfully. While the technology certainly has improved, the fact still remains: The Airwolf 3D AXIOM series is the only desktop 3D printer on the market under $50,000 […]

NEW ASA 3D Printer Filament

ASA Filament for 3D Printing

Airwolf 3D is excited to release its newest product: ASA filament for 3D printing. ASA 3D printer filament is often compared to ABS because its chemical properties are very similar. Both materials are incredibly strong, long-lasting, and can be finished with an ultra glossy shine using an acetone vapor treatment. What is ASA 3D printer […]