Category Archives: Featured

Use 3D printing to upgrade your Thanksgiving dinner!

3D Printed Squirrel Napkin Ring

As you can imagine, Airwolf 3D has a LOT of printers continuously running at our facility. From all the final test prints that you find carefully bundled into every machine that leaves our warehouse, to loads of customer sample prints, we are constantly printing and making things. With the release of the new industrial AXIOM […]

Gorgeous 3D-printed Lion King masks ready for stage debut

St. Margaret’s creates 3D printed masks for upcoming stage production As a company dedicated to supporting 3D printing in schools, we are thrilled to see the amazing things that teachers and students create with Airwolf 3D printers. And our friends at St. Margaret’s Episcopal School in San Juan Capistrano, CA most certainly do NOT disappoint! […]

The Little Designer teaches kids (and parents!) how to 3D print

The Little Designer by Nestor Llanos

Nestor Llanos recently stopped by Airwolf 3D headquarters to share a copy of his new book, The Little Designer. Nestor works as a design engineer for Local Motors, the trailblazing Arizona-based car manufacturer who created the world’s first 3D-printed car and the cutting-edge, self-driving Olli. When you work as an engineer for a company as […]

Airwolf 3D AXIOM ranked best 3D printer by Top Ten Reviews!

The popular review and product comparison website Top Ten Reviews recently came out with it’s list of Best 3D Printers of 2016. The result? The Airwolf 3D Direct Drive printer clinched the top spot and is ranked as the best desktop 3D printer on the market! Editor Bethany Gordon reviewed the AXIOM Direct Drive and […]

Airwolf 3D Printers at SEMA!

3D Printers at SEMA

3D Printers at SEMA The Wolfpack is currently in fabulous Las Vegas for SEMA 2016! The largest automotive trade show of the year, SEMA was the perfect place for us to unveil our two, newest printers. AXIOM 20, which we released on Tuesday, is the new and absolute must-have desktop 3D printer for any automotive […]

Airwolf 3D introduces the AXIOM 20 3D printer

Tall 3D Printer

ULTRA-TALL 3D PRINTER IS THE FIRST IN ITS PRICE CLASS TO INTEGRATE A POWERFUL SET OF FEATURES DESIGNED FOR INDUSTRIAL USE A History of “First’s” Airwolf 3D’s history is a history of “first’s.” Airwolf 3D was the first company to develop and sell a desktop 3D printer capable of printing high-temperature materials like polycarbonate and […]

Celebrating the Festival of Lights with Diwali 3D-Printed Lamps

Wolfpack Team Member Rahul has been busy 3D-printing beautiful tea light holders to bring with him on his trip back to India. Originally from India, Rahul wanted to spend some vacation time back home with his family. His trip home also coincides with one of the most important — and beautiful! — religious holidays to […]

Experts discuss the benefits of 3D printing in STEM education

Last week, we had a fantastic time meeting so many teachers and educational professionals at the 2016 Annual California STEM Symposium in Anaheim, CA. At the conference, our own Wolfpack member Eva Wolf joined Jillian Johnson-Sharp from the Orange County Department of Education/CTe Partnership and Jack Gupton, a STEM educator, for a round table discussion […]

APEX 3D Printing Software for Mac has arrived!

Apex Professional 3D Printing Software by Airwolf 3D

We are incredibly excited to announce the release of the open beta version of APEX 3D Printing Software for Mac. Like its Windows counterpart that we released back in August, APEX for Mac is designed specifically for all Airwolf 3D printers. Built on top of Cura’s open source slicing engine, APEX eliminates the need to […]

Airwolf 3D goes "pink" for breast cancer awareness month

Pink 3D Printing

Knowledge is power! Every year, over 246,660 women are diagnosed with invasive breast cancer. Every year, 40,450 people lose their lives to the disease. That’s about the size of the WHOLE city of Ranchos Palos Verdes, CA! The good news is that many women can survive breast cancer if it’s detected and treated early. That’s […]

AXIOM DUAL EXTRUDER 3D PRINTER GOES DIRECT DRIVE

Dual Head 3D Printer With Direct Drive

Airwolf 3D’s highly acclaimed AXIOM Dual Extruder 3D printer just received an exciting new upgrade: The new Direct Drive system. Since releasing Direct Drive for AXIOM and AXIOMe last month, we received overwhelmingly positive feedback on the new extrusion system’s ease of use, adept ability to print flexible materials and, of course, overall-beautiful print quality. […]

Airwolf 3D Pics of the Week: Bowser, Laser Cats, and Pool Cue Holders

Pyranometers and Furries meet Artifacts and Pokemon

It’s been another busy week for some of our favorite 3Ders! Be sure to check out these 3D printing pics of the week! For a chance to have your work showcased here, please post your creation on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook, along with the type of Airwolf 3D printer you used and the hashtag #Airwolf3D. […]

Airwolf 3D Print Pics of the Week: Pyranometers and Furries meet Artifacts and Pokemon

Pyranometers and Furries meet Artifacts and Pokemon

Happy Friday and welcome to the newest edition of Airwolf 3D Pics of the Week! Every week, we select some of our favorite 3D prints created using an Airwolf 3D machine and showcase them here. Want a chance to be featured? Just post a picture on Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook and be sure to include […]

Airwolf 3D printers make successful landing in Mexico’s first Aerospace Innovation Center

3D Printers in Mexico

Thanks to our partners at Ideaz3D, an authorized Airwolf 3D reseller and leading 3D-printing service provider located in Sonora, Mexico, Airwolf 3D is proud to announce the recent installation of two new AXIOM 3D printers in the Hermosillo Institute of Technology (ITH). The University was selected among 230 institutes in the country to be the […]

Design and 3D-print a personalized photo night light (no engineering degree required)!

Make a personalized nightlight

Today’s blog post is brought to you by Eva Wolf, the co-founder and marketing mastermind behind Airwolf 3D. Eva created this 3D-printed lithophane nightlight to demonstrate a type of fun and functional 3D-printing project that is easy to do, even if you do not have extensive experience in engineering, 3D-modeling, or 3D printing. How to […]

Top 10 3D-Printing Tips & Tricks

Top 3D Printing Tips and Tricks

If you’ve ever called Airwolf 3D’s technical support line, visited us for 3D-printer training, or attended one of our 3D-printing workshops, you already have met some members of our awesome tech support team. With deep backgrounds in 3D-printing, technology, and customer service, these guys are true 3D-printing all-stars. Day after day, support ticket after support […]

APEX Press Release

Apex Professional 3D Printing Software by Airwolf 3D

** FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ** Airwolf 3D launches optimized 3D-printing software for a more seamless 3D-printing experience PRECONFIGURED SLICING SOFTWARE TAKES 3D-PRINTING TO A NEW LEVEL Costa Mesa, CA, August 11, 2016. Hot on the heels of the release of AXIOM Direct Drive, Airwolf 3D announces the open beta version of APEX, state-of-the-art 3D-printing software. […]

APEX 3D-printing software has arrived!

Apex Professional 3D Printing Software by Airwolf 3D

Airwolf 3D is excited to present the open beta version of APEX 3D-printing software!  Developed specifically for Airwolf 3D printers, the new slicing software is part of our commitment to continually provide an easier 3D printing process for our customers. If you already use Cura, APEX will feel familiar to you. Built atop Cura’s open […]

Be Direct. Get the new AXIOM Direct Drive.

New Direct Drive 3D Printer Upgrade by Airwolf 3D

What is AXIOM Direct Drive? AXIOM Direct Drive is an extrusion system option that is now available for Airwolf 3D AXIOM and AXIOMe machines. Up until now, all Airwolf 3D AXIOM printers featured an elegantly low-profile, highly compact Bowden drive system. The new AXIOM Direct Drive, however, features a direct drive extruder assembly that makes […]

Erick Wolf talks about Airwolf 3D’s newest large 3D Printer

The Axiom is Airwolf 3D's newest large 3D printer.

An inside look at Airwolf 3D’s newest large 3D printer, the AXIOM 3D Hi, my name is Erick Wolf and I’m the founder of Airwolf 3D and the lead designer of the AXIOM 3D Printer. The idea today is to show you quickly how to get started using this large 3D printer. The AXIOM’s frame […]

ocMaker Challenge 2016 Winners | STEM and 3D Printing

OC STEM Challenge finals overview image of the exhibition hall.

Jillian Johnson Sharp, the Orange County Department of Education, The CTE Partnership, together with colleagues, friends and supporters, such as Vital Link, did the honors of hosting the award ceremony of the OC STEM Challenge and announcing the ocMaker Challenge 2016 winners. The ocMaker Challenge is a school 3D printer competition, an integrated STEM project […]

Masked robbers dressed in full camouflage steal over $60,000 worth of 3D printers in Southern California

It’s not always easy being top wolf. Here at Airwolf 3D, we take pride in building our 3D printers in Southern California. With our burgeoning reputation for providing the best 3D desktop printers on the market, however, it is inevitable that we must face some of the challenges that come with producing top-in-class products that […]

The All New AXIOM 3D Printer by Airwolf 3D

  Meet the all new AXIOM, the latest addition to the Airwolf 3D line of prosumer grade 3D printers. Airwolf 3D set a new standard of 3D printing performance when they unveiled the AXIOM at the 2015 MD&M East expo in New York, NY. Fans at the event marveled over the AXIOM’s ability to produce fast, ultra high resolution prints. At […]

3DMedScan develops “In-Sync 3D Putting” trainer.

3DMedScan Putting trainer

Are you prepared for USGA rule 14-1b? In 2016, USGA rule 14-1b will go into effect prohibiting the use of anchored strokes in professional golf. Recreational and amateur players will have a bit longer to prepare for the rule change; however, he/she may have to contend with the competitive jabs of his peers when he employs the […]

AmphibianSkin Offers An Affordable 3D Printed Splint to Help The Healing Process

Amphibian Skin is the 3D Printed Splint of the Future AmphibianSkin is a new high-tech medical device made by 3DMedScan in Pueblo, Colorado.  3DMedScan provides 3D surface imaging services and affordable custom-fit exoskeleton support devices.  AmphibianSkin is 3D printed splint made using an Airwolf HD 3D Printer.  When Airwolf 3D staff heard about this amazing use of the […]

Coolest 3D Printed Thing of the Week: Thermoplastic Polyurethane (TPU) Battery Box

The Battle-Ready Battery Box, codename: Battlery Box, is the worlds newest advancement in rugged 3D printed survival gear!   You’re 3 klicks south of enemy territory with 7 hostiles close on your tail, the rain is pouring and the trail is invisible in the black of night. Luckily you brought your trusty flashlight to guide […]