Create 3D Objects From 'Thin Air' With The Awesome 3Doodler

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Let's face it, though building models for school projects can be fun, they can be very time consuming not to mention difficult especially, if the structures have to be 3-Dimensional. But if WobbleWorks LLC has its way you will soon be able to create anything you want from thin air - All you will need is some creativity and the magical 3Doodler!

The brainchild of Peter Dilworth and Max Bogue, the 3Doodler is the world's first 3-D printing pen and works similar to a hot glue gun. The device which resembles a thick marker is first filled with readily available thermoplastic polymers - The same raw materials that are currently used in 3-D printers. It is then plugged into a electric socket which will heat up the pen's metal tip to 270°C, the optimal temperature required to melt the plastic and turn it into the moldable 'ink'.

Once ready, the user can go all out and create whatever he or she desires until of course, the plastic ink is all spent. The inventors say that while it may sound a little tricky, most people will be able to create 2-D objects on paper almost instantly - especially, since the pen has two speeds with which to control the pace at which the plastic flows out. As for learning how to make the more-intricate 3-D objects? No more than 2-3 hours!

Not a natural born artist? No worries. Once the pens are available, the company is planning to add stencil kits to their website - All the user has to do is print them, and then use the pen to trace and weld it into a standing 3-D object.

Of course, school projects are not the only use for this amazing pen.They can be used to create glass art, personalize objects like laptops, pens, iPods etc., make jewelry and the list goes on and on - restricted only, by the user's imagination. And, if your 3D creation or for that matter any household object made from similar plastic falls apart, the amazing 3Doodler can even be used 'glue' it back together

Here's the best news of all - The pens which will hopefully be available fairly soon, will not be overpriced like the 3-D printers are, but sold for around $75 USD each - A price that also includes two bags of mixed color plastic! School projects are about to get sooo much more fun!


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  • meadowlark12
    meadowlark12Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 1:47 pm
    I want 1
    • fabbeauty
      fabbeautyTuesday, December 5, 2017 at 10:43 pm
      Have one
      • deadpool2004
        deadpool2004Friday, December 1, 2017 at 10:49 am
        Man, this would make people a little lazier, but then again yay no more 8 hour long projects instead they can be done in an hour or two. This is like something that's from the future that has come to help us here and now. OMG!!!! Can't wait I'll get one and make my whole family jealous!! :) ;)
        • cooldudeMonday, June 12, 2017 at 11:46 am
          • jacob travisThursday, May 25, 2017 at 5:38 am
            I like trains
            • <3Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 5:37 am
              • canFriday, April 28, 2017 at 9:37 am
                i have it for free
                • lebauman
                  lebaumanMonday, April 24, 2017 at 7:09 am
                  awww now I want one. LOL
                  • PoopybuttsSunday, February 26, 2017 at 7:59 am
                    Amazing and cool. Really cheap and would make a great present for anyone
                    • coldocean
                      coldoceanTuesday, January 31, 2017 at 10:04 am
                      W E I R D. i have used one before. SO COOL

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