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3D Printing and COVID-19, April 2, 2020 Update

Due to the ravaging effects of COVID-19 on the respiratory system of patients, ventilators are in high demand. However, due to the sheer capacity of hospitals, a lack of global. The post 3D. View the entire article via our website.

MakerBot launches LABS extruder for METHOD to enable third party engineering material extrusion

3D Printing Industry

Desktop FFF system manufacturer, MakerBot, has launched its new experimental LABS extruder for use with its METHOD 3D printer. The LABS extruder converts METHOD into an open materials platform, enabling the 3D printing of a range of third party engineering materials.

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3D Printing for COVID-19, Part Eight: The FDA’s 3D Printing Resources

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is now working with the Department of Veterans’ Affairs, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and the 3D printing trade group America Makes. View the entire article via our website.

Xerox pulls the plug on HP takeover, cites Coronavirus crisis

3D Printing Industry

Xerox, the global print and digital document corporation, has ended its hostile takeover bid for competitor HP inc, citing concerns regarding the current financial markets affected by the ongoing global coronavirus crisis.

3D Medical Applications

Held in Baltimore, Maryland, this event will bring together thought leaders, experts, engineers, doctors, researchers, and regulators in the many medical methods for 3D technology.The 3D Medical Applications conference is the most comprehensive, game-changing, meeting of minds for the future of 3D in healthcare.

Easy Version Control Tools in SOLIDWORKS PDM

Modern Tech

Having a data management system is crucial for any serious engineering or design firm that needs an organized and smart vault of their work and workflows.

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Share Your Skills and Ideas: Combating COVID-19

The Solidworks Blog

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, one thing that’s been heartening to see in the midst of everything that’s going on is the outpouring of efforts to help solve supply shortages from around the world.

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3D Printing for COVID-19, Part Six: Government Regulations and Outreach

As a country with a strong centralized government, China was able to enact a quarantine and manufacture supplies quickly compared to nations with weaker or decentralized governance structures. View the entire article via our website.

Spectrum Filaments expands into America and releases two medical materials for FFF 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

Polish 3D printing filament manufacturer Spectrum Filaments has made a couple of announcements regarding its materials for FFF 3D printing. Firstly, the expansion of the company’s global distribution network into the North and South American markets.

3D Printing a Realistic April Fools' Prank

Modern Tech

We’ve all heard it before – prank, gag, joke, high jinx, whatever you call it, the day for them only comes once a year. You guessed it, April Fools' Day! Commonly celebrated on April 1 st in America, April Fools' Day is an annual custom consisting of silly jokes and funny pranks.

The SOLIDWORKS User Group Network Goes Virtual

The Solidworks Blog

Looking for ways to keep your team (and kids!) connected, productive, and learning during this unique time? The SOLIDWORKS User Group Network (SWUGN) is here to help!

Battle of Software: Cinema 4D vs Maya


When you look into 3D Software, it becomes clear that t […]. The post Battle of Software: Cinema 4D vs Maya appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. Non classifié(e

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Zeus 8 Electric 3D Printed Motorcycle: Curtiss Partners with Fast Radius

The electric Zeus 8 motorcycle, representing the culmination of an ongoing, dynamic collaboration between Curtiss (Leeds, AL) and Fast Radius (Chicago, IL), will be hitting the market in 2020. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printed motorcycle Curtiss Fast Radius Zeus 8

Researchers use 3D bioprinted brain tumor model to identify successful cancer treatments

3D Printing Industry

A group of researchers from USA and Germany have presented a new way to study glioblastoma (GBM), an aggressive type of cancer in the form of a brain tumor, using a 3D bioprinted model and imaging platform.

Top 5 FloXpress Features You Already Have

Modern Tech

Did you know that every license of SOLIDWORKS includes the SOLIDWORKS FloXpress application? FloXpress is a computational fluid dynamics tool that evaluates the flow of fluid in a single internal cavity within parts and assemblies.

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Navigating all Your Work-from-Home SOLIDWORKS Options

The Solidworks Blog

Many of our users are working from home now as a result of the threat posed by the COVID-19 virus and the need for social distancing. Dassault Systèmes partners and Value Added Resellers (VARs) offer a host of options for working remotely.

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What don’t I know about SOLIDWORKS? – SolidProfessor Skills Analyzer #SOLIDWORKS #SolidProfessor

Michael Lord

What don’t I know about SOLIDWORKS? Well that’s a good question, and one, which is hard to answer, unless you go looking. Despite using the software now for 15years, I […]. 3DEXPERIENCE WORLD 2020 SOLID Professor SolidWorks

3D Printing for COVID-19, Part Nine: Safety Goggles, Swabs and Coalitions

It seems to be the case that 3D printing related relief efforts are beginning to coalesce with government and medical regulatory efforts to, hopefully, ensure that rapid response to the. The post. View the entire article via our website.

Quick tips on how to work with Mesh files in SOLIDWORKS

Javelin Tech Tips

If you need to work with Mesh files inside of SOLIDWORKS, you probably know how hard that is. These files have always been hard if not useless to work with! But with the release of SOLIDWORKS 2018 a new Mesh Body type was added, which lets you imports an STL file (.stl) stl) as a solid body!

Getting to Know Collaborative Industry Innovator

The Solidworks Blog

Most companies will agree that it is a struggle to keep everyone on the same page—especially in product development. Sharing data across departments and keeping it in sync is difficult and expensive.

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CNC Milling: Everything You Need to Know

3E Rapid Prototyping

CNC milling is one of the most impressive technological advances of this century. Although most people are more familiar with 3D printing as a way to produce precise physical prints, CNC milling has been around for longer and is still widely used today.

Aprecia and Purdue University partner to advance 3D printed pharmaceuticals

3D Printing Industry

Aprecia Pharmaceuticals, the company behind the first FDA approved 3D printed drug Spritam, has announced a partnership with Purdue University’s College of Pharmacy to advance the technology and science of 3D pharmaceutical printing.

SOLIDWORKS Cloud Based Collaboration

Javelin Tech Tips

Now more than ever people are needing the flexibility of working remotely. They need access to their SOLIDWORKS design tools. They also need to access their data and continue to work collaboratively.

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The most inspiring Ted Talks about 3D printing


Need something to help pass the time during this quaran […]. The post The most inspiring Ted Talks about 3D printing appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Creating Food Perception Illusions using Food 3D Printing

3D Printing Progress

Food 3D printing enables the creation of customized food structures based on a person's individual needs. Researchers have explored the use of food 3D printing to create perceptual illusions for controlling the level of perceived satiety given a defined amount of calories

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The End of the Road for Pot Dyeing in 3D Printing?

Ten years or so ago I worked for a company and we were making thousands of colored sintered parts per day. We were doing this by using large heated soup. The post The End of the Road for Pot. View the entire article via our website.

ProtoCAM launches instant quoting tool for 3D printed parts

3D Printing Industry

ProtoCAM, a 3D printing service bureau based in Pennsylvania, has launched a new instant quoting tool for customers. The quoting tool will allow ProtoCAM customers to gain immediate pricing information prior to placing their order for 3D printed parts.

Which Materials should I use to 3D print PPE or Medical Components?

Javelin Tech Tips

If you want to use your 3D printer to help in the fight against COVID-19 with the production of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE), medical devices, or components for medical equipment, like a ventilator, then you need to pick the right type of material. FDM Materials.

Engineering challenge for kids: Participate in our marble run challenge!


During these stranges times, we know many of you, just […]. The post Engineering challenge for kids: Participate in our marble run challenge! appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

America Makes Launches Next Phase in Response to COVID-19

Additive Manufacturing

Youngstown, Ohio — March 30, 2020. In collaboration with the U.S.

Technical Steganography: Concealing Secret Messages Inside 3D Printed Models

If you’ve never heard the term steganography, join the club. It’s the practice of concealing a file, message, image, or video within another…very James Bond, if you ask me. View the entire article via our website.

Koala 3D: Chilean researchers investigate climbing 3D printer

3D Printing Industry

Researchers at the University of Chile have explored a mobile form of 3D printing that allows a machine to produce objects bigger than itself.

While navigating in SOLIDWORKS PDM Vault View my Mouse Pointer Jumps around?

Javelin Tech Tips

If the mouse pointer jumps around when navigating through folders in SOLIDWORKS PDM vault view, you can deselect the option to snap in mouse properties. When the option is selected, the pointer will jump from the folder or file you click on to an ambiguous point in the Windows Explorer toolbar.

How rapid manufacturing is helping the fight against COVID-19

3E Rapid Prototyping

With supply chains interrupted and demand for products decreasing, the coronavirus pandemic is hitting the manufacturing industry hard. And because several countries are still months away from controlling their local COVID-19 situation, it could be a while before business gets back to normal.

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Karmen Turns Common 3D Printers Into Smart Ones

3D Printing Progress

A revolutionary blend of cloud service and a hardware controller by Czech engineers brings an open source solution for remote management and monitoring of 3D printers to everyone's doorstep

3D Printing for COVID-19: ID Badge/Door Opener from 3D LifePrints UK

A number of small companies are attempting to support the supply shortages being faced by hospitals in the face of the COVID-19 outbreak and provide new devices that can reduce. The post 3D. View the entire article via our website.

GKN Additive achieves 80% weight reduction with hydraulic block redesign

3D Printing Industry

GKN Additive has 3D printed a hydraulic adapter block which was redesigned to weigh 80% less than its traditionally manufactured counterpart.