Posts Tagged With: quickparts

And the Winner is…

Let’s have a big round of applause for this month’s winner: M. Marek from Texas.  That $250 Gift Card to Quickparts.com  will really come in handy for an upcoming Stereolithography (SLA) project. Here are the correct answers to this month’s challenge: 1. What was the highest grossing movie of 2011? A.     The Hangover Part II B.     … Continue reading »

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Reality Redesigned: A Design Contest with a Reality Show Twist

on pinkbike.com Pinkbike and The Edge Factor are now accepting submissions for Reality Redesigned (R2).  R2 is what happens when the biggest names in North American manufacturing, design and engineering throw open the doors and allow both mountain bikers and designers alike to have at it.  Have no doubt, this is full access to a … Continue reading »

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Tunnel Into Some Trivia

Thanks for joining me on my undersea adventure through the Channel Tunnel.  If you didn’t get a chance to read my latest In the Queue email, you can catch it here. Let’s have a big round of applause for this month’s winner: S. Ranta from Washington.  That $250 Stereolithography (SLA) credit at Quickparts.com will really come … Continue reading »

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Design Tips from the Pros :: Creating Small Part Features

Have you ever been frustrated with those critical features that other quick turn injection molding companies told you were too small to produce?  While Quickparts cannot produce everything, their injection molding expertise and leading-edge manufacturing equipment gives them the ability to meet your needs where others fail. Quickparts utilizes the EDM process to produce the small features … Continue reading »

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Solar Sinter Project – 3D Printing Goes Green

  When you were a kid, maybe you built a parabolic solar cooker as a science project and thought you were pretty hot stuff. Well, Markus Kayser, who is clearly not a kid, but has the lateral-thinking skills of one, did something much more impressive: he built a working 3D printer that utilizes the sun’s … Continue reading »

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Singapore Flyer Challenge Answers

This month, my world travels took me to the pristine and (ahem) sometimes foggy city of Singapore. If you didn’t get a chance to read my latest In the Queue email, you can catch it here. Congratulations to the knowledgeable winners of this month’s In The Queue challenge. For the challenge, I gave you all a multiple choice quiz … Continue reading »

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It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a rocket powered football?

  Now this is what I call high powered marketing!  Want to see what the guys at Harvest Technologies did with their Quickparts football? Check it out!  Think you can get your Quickparts football higher?  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yUk4CSV7AJ4

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Year In Review Challenge Answers

Wow, sorting through my pictures from the year sure reminds me of all the fun adventures I had in 2010. I went on some crazy trips, tackled some hot issues, and had lots of fun doing it all! I got a chance to voice my opinion on the topic of Net Neutrality, snuggled up with … Continue reading »

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An Exciting Week at the NPE Show

Hello everyone!  Welcome to my blog!  I am so excited to have the opportunity to connect with all of you through what is becoming the most popular media outlet available….blogging.  But before I get carried away with technology talk, let’s get down to the business of this entry.Last week, I attended the NPE show in … Continue reading »

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