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RobbieDunion

United Kingdom

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I am a 31-year-old tech lover, self-confessed geek and football fanatic! When I am not playing with the latest gadget you will often find me watching my favourite TV shows including Game of Thrones, Young Sheldon and The Big Bang Theory. Feel free to follow me on Instagram @robbiedunion or Twitter @robbiedunion

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RobbieDunion

Greater Manchester 3D Printing Community Answer The Call

Last week LearnByLayers, a platform to help teachers with 3D printing, launched a call out for teachers and businesses in the Greater Manchester area to support medical workers at this challenging time through 3D Printing.

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RobbieDunion

Innovation

1 week ago

Oxford University and King’s College develop ventilator to support Covid-19 crisis

An interdisciplinary team of engineers and medics from Oxford University and Kings College London have been working to address ways to increase the UK’s capacity for ventilator manufacture, by producing a prototype for rapid deployment.

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Articles

2 weeks ago

Colin Furze: Coronavirus Isolation Box

Our favourite YouTuber and inventor Colin Furze is back with his latest creation... the Coronavirus Isolation Box. This isn't self isolation as we know it... it's been Furzed!!

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RobbieDunion

3D CAD Zone

2 weeks ago

3D CAD File: Respirator-free reanimation Venturi's valve

Download the ready-to-print Venturi's valve model for respirator-free masks, which have been created as a non-profit project for the Covid-19 pandemic.

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How 3D Printing Saved Italian Lives Amid Covid-19 Outbreak

How quick thinking and a 3D printer enabled a Northern Italian hospital to access a replacement valve for a reanimation device when their supplier had run out, saving lives in the process.

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RobbieDunion

Innovation

1 month ago

Jude's Vacuum Forming Hack - Recycling Plastic Milk Jugs

Jude Pullen shows how he modified a Mayku Vacuum Former (Formbox) to work with HDPE Plastic (recycled from Milk Jugs). Not only does this give a good mould quality, but resulting moulds are food safe, durable and can still be recycled after use.

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RobbieDunion

Electronics Design

1 month ago

The First Cryogenic Quantum Computing Chip

Horse Ridge the first Cryogenic Quantum Computing Control Chip has been unveiled by Intel and QuTech

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RobbieDunion

Robotics

2 weeks ago

Project nautilUS - Revolutionising Petrochemical Oil Tank Inspections

The Project nautilUS robot will reduce the costs, danger, environmental and health & safety risks involved in inspections required by the (API) industry standard for petrochemical storage tank periodic inspections.

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3D Printing and Design

6 months ago

3D Printing at TCT Show 2019

Christopher Barnatt from Explaining Computers provides an overview of the 3D Printing highlights and innovations from the Time Compression Technology exhibition. He talks through a number of existing and future applications.

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Electronics Design

7 months ago

IPC UK Hand Soldering Competition 2019

Do you have what it takes to be crowned as the best hand solderer in the UK for 2019? Sign up today to compete at WNIE Live on 18/19 September at NAEC Stoneleigh.

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RobbieDunion

Robotics

8 months ago

Mekamon: The gaming robot that can help to shape the future?

At a recent family trip to STEMfest, there was one attraction that truly caught my eye. One product that had equal appeal to not only my 6 and 10-year-old daughters, but also my 9-year-old nephew (not an easy hat-trick to achieve).

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3D Printing and Design

9 months ago

Is 3D Printing the game changer for New Balance?

Learn how Formlabs armed New Balance with a completely new 3D printing material and production system to launch TripleCell, a new platform that’s poised to deliver the true on-demand performance customization that today’s consumers crave.

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