Using 3D Printing for Prototyping in Product Design & Manufacturing

3D printing can be used as an important step in product design as it allows quick and easy prototyping at a minimum cost. In general, the product design process involves the following: Come up with an Idea Do market research Product design development (size, materials, costing, etc) Final 2D drawings of product (with dimensions) Create … Continue reading Using 3D Printing for Prototyping in Product Design & Manufacturing

Ultimaker 3D printers on sale now in Nairobi

>> Ultimaker 2+ is 289,000 KES and includes filament, free software and tools. >> Ultimaker 3 is 439,000 KES and includes two rolls of filament, free software, wifi connection, camera, USB key and all the tools needed to get started. Call or whatsapp 0797561349 for more info and to book a free demo. Email sales@kuunda3d.com.  … Continue reading Ultimaker 3D printers on sale now in Nairobi

3D Printing in 2018

With the start of a new year, we often look back on the past year's achievements and speculate about the year ahead. There are loads of predictions for 3D printing 2018 and Kuunda 3D is adding our thoughts to the mix. Here's one summary of the industry leaders' opinions on 2018: https://3dprintingindustry.com/news/whats-next-3d-printing-2018-additive-manufacturing-expert-perspective-126680/. 3D Printing 2018 Blockchain … Continue reading 3D Printing in 2018

3D Printing No-Electricity Electronics

Researchers at the University of Washington are 3D printing no-electricity electronics parts to create devices that can transmit information over Wifi - no electricity or batteries required! If this sounds complicated, it is a little. They had to figure out how to transmit data in binary (zeros and ones) from a physical input (such as a … Continue reading 3D Printing No-Electricity Electronics

Kuunda 3D officially opens in Nairobi, Kenya

Kuunda 3D expands with 3D printing in Nairobi Kuunda 3D has expanded and now offers high quality 3D printing in Nairobi. Founded in 2015 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, Kuunda 3D began to serve the Nairobi market in early 2017. We have now established our headquarters in Nairobi, offering our clients a wide range of … Continue reading Kuunda 3D officially opens in Nairobi, Kenya

Pitching Kuunda 3D to Airbus

On September 26th, Kuunda 3D founder, Elizabeth Rogers, pitched our business model to Airbus in the Airbuz Bizlab #Africa4Future competition supported by Novato Africa. We took part in this pitch day as Airbus was specifically looking for African startups in the areas of: Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Satellite Operations and Imagery 3D printing Smart Sensors Artificial … Continue reading Pitching Kuunda 3D to Airbus

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3D Printing Prosthetic Hands

Improving 3D Printed Prosthetic Hands in Tanzania Lake Victoria Disability Centre in Musoma, Tanzania, recently upgraded their 3D printer to an Ultimaker 2+ that they purchased from Kuunda 3D. The engineers and technicians at LVDC had been using a Prusa i3 Hephestos 3D printer that they assembled from a kit in Musoma. They contacted us … Continue reading 3D Printing Prosthetic Hands

Announcing the Winner of the 2017 Ultimaker Education Challenge

Ultimaker has just revealed the winners of their global Ultimaker education challenge, and we are proud to announce that the International School of Moshi, Arusha Campus is the winner of the East African region! The school has been awarded an Ultimaker 2+ to carry out a student project, led by Design & Technology teacher Paula … Continue reading Announcing the Winner of the 2017 Ultimaker Education Challenge