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Jeffrey Lipton of Fab@Home demonstrates their 3D printing system at Maker Faire Bay Area 2011. This open source personal manufacturing machine can print with many different materials from plastic to cookie dough. When used in a classroom, Fab@Home furthers STEM education by making students comfortable with the software, hardware, fabrication, and materials.

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Matt Richardson

Matt Richardson

Matt Richardson is a Brooklyn-based creative technologist, Contributing Editor at MAKE, and Resident Research Fellow at New York University’s Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP). He’s the co-author of Getting Started with Raspberry Pi and the author of Getting Started with BeagleBone.


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  1. James McCurdy says:

    So… if I were getting into 3d printing… which printer would be better. Makerbot’s Thing-O-Matic or Fab@home ver2? Cash burning hole in pocket… must have comment input!!!!

  2. ani pui says:

    I wanna buy the Fab@Home Model 2 and some links direct me to the NextFab Store, but their phone number is incorrect. Anyone know that is there any alternative to get the printer? Thx!

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