Revolutionary 3D printed eyewear by pq

pq eyewear by Ron Arad

Look closely… and one of the main differences you will notice about these sunglasses by pq is that the frame is just one single piece of material. Impossible you say? Wrong. No screws, no springs, no fixtures of any description. This revolutionary eyewear is 3D printed, layer by layer on our largest SLS Machines, the ProX 500. Currently, pq Eyewear … Continue reading

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Quickparts UK bring rapid prototyping to ‘Edge of Tomorrow’

The latest Tom Cruise blockbuster ‘Edge of Tomorrow’ hit UK screens on 30th May 2014. Using a variety of 3D printing technologies, we were part of the production, supplying over 600 parts! This included the exo-skeleton suits, worn by Cruise and the leading actors, bringing the futurist designs to reality. Quickparts UK were thrilled to be a part of the production, … Continue reading

3D Printing fit for a King – King Henry VIII’s crown 3D printed at Hampton Court Palace

SLA Technician, Ashley Ayvaliklis, holding one of two Henry VIII crowns that we made for the Historic Royal Palaces.

  SLA Technician, Ashley Ayvaliklis, holding one of two Henry VIII crowns that we made for the Historic Royal Palaces. In the infamous Tudor monarch’s reign, it would have been touched by a mere handful of privileged people: the Archbishop of Canterbury, the royal jeweller, and, of course, the King himself.  But this May, for the first time, visitors to … Continue reading