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Slowing Coronavirus Spread With 3D-Printed Hands-Free Door Openers

Slowing Coronavirus Spread With 3D-Printed Hands-Free Door Openers

COVID-19 is currently at the top of everyone’s minds, and health professionals have made it clear that one of the best ways to stay healthy is to avoid touching public surfaces, such as door handles, with your hands. Door handles are among the most germ-infested objects in houses, hospitals, factories, and elderly homes, and these germs can easily enter your body if you touch your face after opening or closing doors with your hands.

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Get To Know Our Two New Multi Jet Fusion Polyamide Finishes

Get To Know Our Two New Multi Jet Fusion Polyamide Finishes

The 3D printing world is constantly evolving with new material launches, and we’re excited to announce even more additions to our finishes lineup. In fact, we’re doubling our finish offerings for Polyamide, a Multi Jet Fusion material option! Along with our current finish options of natural and color dyed, you can now make each of these finishes polished. Wondering what you can expect with these newcomers? Let’s dive into it!

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Precious 3D Prints For Your Valentine: 10% Off Silver, Gold, And Brass

Precious 3D Prints For Your Valentine: 10% Off Silver, Gold, And Brass

This Valentine’s Day, get your sweetheart a special and unique gift — a 3D print in one of our top precious metals: Silver, Gold, or Brass. Until the end of the day on January 31st, we’re offering 10% off of these materials when you use the following code at checkout: FromMaterialiseWithLove2020

With such great options, how will you choose?! Here’s a breakdown to help you out.

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Happy Holidays! We’re Open All Season Long

Happy Holidays! We’re Open All Season Long

From everyone at i.materialise, we’re wishing you a wonderful holiday season and new year! We’re happy to share with you that we’ll continue to take your orders throughout the entire holiday period. However, please note that our customer support will be limited on December 25, January 1, and January 7 due to holiday celebrations. Also, for US-based customers, please anticipate delays in SLA and SLS orders from December 24th – December 27th. We can’t wait to see your holiday creations!

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Artist Steven Naifeh Creates A Stunning Sculpture Inspired By Desert Roses

Artist Steven Naifeh Creates A Stunning Sculpture Inspired By Desert Roses

Desert roses are not only the name of a flower that blooms in arid environments — they are also what is referred to as a natural phenomenon in dry, sandy conditions when minerals form clusters that resemble rose blossoms.

Desert rose formations occur naturally and resemble rose blossoms.

Artist Steven Naifeh became inspired by these forms. His parents were in the U.S. Foreign Service and he spent his youth traveling the world to places where these crystalized rose-like structures appear, such as Libya, Jordan, and the United Arab Emirates.

Art has always been an important part of Steven’s life, starting at the age of ten when he first started creating his own. About 15 years ago, he once again began making art himself and created a series of large-scale paintings and sculptures based on geometric art from throughout the Middle East as well as modern sculptures inspired by these desert roses, with spectacular results.

Steven often finds inspiration in desert roses for his

Enjoy Savings with i.materialise this Black Friday Weekend

Enjoy Savings with i.materialise this Black Friday Weekend

With i.materialise, Black Friday savings don’t mean waiting in lines — score discounts from the comfort of your own home! Place an order starting from Black Friday up to and including Cyber Monday — November 29th to December 2nd — and receive 15% off your print*! Here’s how to benefit from savings:

 

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(valid from November 29th to December 2nd)

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Let’s Celebrate 10 Years: Our Anniversary Promotion And A Roundup Of Your Designs

Let’s Celebrate 10 Years: Our Anniversary Promotion And A Roundup Of Your Designs

In order to celebrate our 10th anniversary with you, we’d like to offer a special birthday promotion! If you place an order between November 13th and November 15th, we’ll give you a 10 voucher to be applied towards your next order. We’ll send you this one-time-use voucher by the morning after you make your initial order, and it will remain valid for 10 weeks until 02/02/2020. Thank you for trusting us with your incredible designs. We can’t wait to see what you’ll come up with next!

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Blog on break, production full steam ahead!

Blog on break, production full steam ahead!

Summer’s lease hath all too short a date.
William Shakespeare

With this Shakespeare quote in mind, the i.materialise editorial team is taking a summer break for the month of August. While we’ll be cooling off from the record-breaking temperatures, we hope you’ll continue designing and creating so that we can look forward to feeling inspired by your 3D printing projects as soon as the blog is back online in September. In the meantime, we’ll keep checking our social media channels to see what you’re getting up to, so don’t forget to @mention and tag us with #imaterialise on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest!

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