1. – wealth of articles, news, opinions, videos, by Rachel Park
  2. TenLinks – 3D printing directory resource covering companies, consultants, service providers across globe
  3. – online resource for latest 3D printing news, 3D printer reviews, more
  4. – compare printers, materials, news
  5. 3D – covers 3D printing, additive manufacturing news, 3D printer reviews, videos, training courses
  6. Additive 3D – news, articles related to 3D printers, scanners, 3D printer comparison
  7. TCT Mag – rapid product development and manufacturing news, resources, by Rapid News Publications, UK
  8. Make Parts Fast – online resource with articles, print supplement to Design World Magazine, sent to 40,000 readers, managed by Leslie Langnau
  9. The Rapid Prototyping Homepage – massive page of links to commercial RP systems, resellers, service bureaus, consultants, publications, associations and academic resources
  10. 3DPrintingForum – community discussing news, announcements, hardware, software, designs, services related to 3D printing


  • Fabbaloo  – online 3D printing news resource
  • 3D Print – forum discusses everything related to 3D printing, designing, scanning, modeling
  • – news, articles by Robert Dehue
  • 3D Printing for Beginners – online resource for 3D printing projects, stores, services, 3D software
  • Browse Talk – find answers to questions related to 3D printing, from 3D Hubs
  • – online portal covers 3D printers, scanners, 3D printing services, 3D modeling software
  • Rapid Prototyping Books – shop latest books on rapid prototyping
  • 3D Printing News – online resource presenting stories related to 3D printing, additive manufacturing, rapid prototyping
  • Wohlers Associates – articles and reports written by RP industry leader Terry Wohlers, plus links to other RP resources
  • Rapid Today – directory of service bureaus, forum, resources, by Rapid Publishing
  • Additive Manufacturing Community – news, books and tutorials (for purchase), article reprints, resources, by Society of Manufacturing Engineers
  • RAPID+TCT – annual trade show by Society of Manufacturing Engineers
  • Rapid Prototyping – entry in Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  • Rapid Prototyping Journal – research publication on additive manufacturing, 3D printing, by Emerald Publishing
  • RTejournal – online magazine, articles on additive manufacturing, German and English
  • Virtual and Physical Prototyping – quarterly publication, scientific and academic, by Taylor & Francis
  • 3DPrintWise – publishes 3D printing news, articles, provides 3D printing media services, France
  • Rapid Prototyping: An Overview – one page summary plus links to various RP technologies for more information, by efunda
  • Kazzata – online spare part marketplace, repository of CAD files for 3D printers
  • Poppy Forum – discussions, reviews about rapid prototyping machines
  • 3D File Market – community aims to promote 3D printing market by sharing 3D printed designs, UK

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