Fado Design is hosting a 3D printing contest for creatives to design a watch case and/or a bracelet based on innovative additive manufacturing in metal DMLS (Direct metal laser sintering) technology.
The purpose of the organizers with this contest is to find talented, open-minded designers for cooperation and joint development of possibilities offered by 3D printing.
The Main Award is 3,000 Euro to be utilized for realization of any chosen project/projects in DMLS technology at Fado. The authors of distinguished projects will be invited to Fado for a DMLS training session.
Designs should be created in SketchUp, SolidWorks, Rhinoceros or Catia. Every contestant is entitled to submit more than one project.
The Contest is open to creative individuals and co-authors alike, in particular to art school pupils, students and independent artists.
Fado Design is a group of young people fascinated by 3D printing, who want to combine their technical know-how with designers’ imagination in order to create new quality products. It was created as a subsidiary of Fado Group, a company with more than 30 years of experience in tooling & injection moulding.