5.3.13

3D Printing and Fossils - Fredhack Member Now Maker Journalist

Garrett has been published before documenting his diving and fossil gathering exploits.  Most recently he put out this article about 3D printing that was published in The Rostrum and then reprinted by The Ecphora, both newsletters associated with the Maryland Geological Society.










3D Printing of Prehistoric Models

By GC

Emerging from a printer near you, 3D plastic
models of your favorite fossils and prehistoric
creatures. Hobbyists and professional paleontologists
are embracing this new technology with enthusiasm.
Here’s some background on this fascinating
technology, much of it for the do-it-yourselfer.

For the rest, including cheesy pics, go to page 11 of Calvert Marine Museum Newsletter
Volume 28 , Number 1, March 2013