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Javelin sponsors students dedicated to changing the future of transportation

Javelin Tech Tips

University of Waterloo Hyperloop team will unveil their latest prototype on July 21, at the University of Waterloo. Register for the event ». Toronto Hyperloop Rendering. Imagine working in Toronto and deciding to zip to Montreal for poutine on your lunch break. Sound crazy?

3D scanning objects by dipping them in water

3D Printing Industry

New research has identified a novel way of 3D scanning objects by submerging them in water. The researchers based their method on Archimedes’ ancient principle of displacement. By measuring changes in water volume, the team can reconstruct the shape of 3D objects. In contrast to laser 3D scanning, the water dipping method is able to […].

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How 3D printing impacts the medical industry

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The singularity of the Healthcare industry is that it h […]. The post How 3D printing impacts the medical industry appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. 3D Printing Stories

Aperia Technology: Transform an Industry Problem Into a Business Solution

The Solidworks Blog

Some of the best designs come from problems we see every day while we’re working. Many SOLIDWORKS users find it their mission to solve these everyday problems and create better designs to not only improve their workflows, but industry workflows as a whole.

ETH Zürich – Testing a Soft Artificial Heart

Additive Manufacturing

By Franziska Schmid | ETH News. ETH researchers from the Functional Materials Laboratory have developed a silicone heart that beats almost like a human heart. In collaboration with colleagues from the Product Development Group Zurich , they have tested how well it works. It looks like a real heart.

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Tiny 3D Printed Devices May Have Big Effect on Water Quality Everywhere

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There are few things more important in this world than water, and access to it – particularly clean, safe water. Unfortunately, there are few things that are harder to come by in many parts of. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing Science & Technology 3D printed water monitoring device 3D printed water technology Mina Hoorfar UBC Okanagan university of british columbia University of British Columbia Okanagan water water testing

BIM and the G20 Meeting Hall

3D Perspectives

When the 2016 G20 summit was planned to be held at the Hangzhou International Expo Center, Zhejiang YASHA Co., took on the major project for the core meeting area. LU ZHI-HONG, YASHA. Article by LU ZHI-HONG , General Manager, Zhejiang YASHA Decoration Co.,

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The future of 3D printing is in another dimension

3D Printing Industry

4D printing is a method created to push the boundaries of what is possible with a 3D printer. The term was first coined in a TED. Research 4d printing actuating Gil-Yong Lee Sanjiv Sonkaria self-actuating self-assembly Seoul National University Sung-Hoon Ahn Varsha Khare Won-Shik Chu

A Closer Look at a Breathtaking 3D Printed 1:4 Scale AC Cobra

Shapeways Blog

Sebastiaan Pot lives in Assen, in the northeast Netherlands. Last year Sebastiaan introduced himself in the Newcomers Lounge on the Shapeways forums and explained that he makes bigger scale model cars, up to the very rare 1:4.

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Aberdeen Research: Seven Reasons to Provide Virtual Prototyping to Your Designers

The Solidworks Blog

Like most companies, you’re probably fighting to differentiate your products and beat competitors to market. This means shortened cycles, intense stress, and even higher stakes.

The Huge Opportunity For Color In 3D Printing

3DPrint.com

I think there is tremendous opportunity for color in 3D printing. Here’s why. “For digital (2D) printing, the big tipping point was affordable color. I think the same will be true for 3D. View the entire article via our website. Featured Stories 3D color printing color 3d print color 3d printer color 3d printing hp mimaki engineering Mimaki USA

How Additive Manufacturing will Change the Way We Think About Design

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

As 3D printing has become more and more mainstream, the traditional resource and skills barriers for manufacturing are all but vanishing. This trend is changing the very face of design.

Gartner releases 2017 3D printing Hype Cycle

3D Printing Industry

The 2017 3D printing Gartner hype cycle is now available. Hype, or the general interest around a new technology, is tracked by the U.S. research. Industry Insights Gartner Hype Cycle Nils Bohr

DIY Tutorial: How to get a finished product look for your 3D printed parts

Sculpteo

As you may have read on of our post about 3D printing u […]. The post DIY Tutorial: How to get a finished product look for your 3D printed parts appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo.

To Globe or to Quadball, that is the Question

The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS Industrial Designer (SWID) comes with a library of freeform subD primitives that can be shaped like digital putty. Two of the most popular primitives are the “globe” and the “quadball”. Both these primitives are spherical in shape.

3D Printing Spotlight On: Ilaria Guicciardini, Marketing Director, Roboze

3DPrint.com

Roboze is a manufacturer of boundary-breaking 3D printers, founded and headquartered in Italy, but also with offices in New York. Their Marketing Director, Ilaria Guicciardini, has a strong. View the entire article via our website.

Finding PLM to Fit Mid-Sized High-Tech Companies

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Clinical trial finds 3D printed dentures are preferred to conventional cast metal dentures

3D Printing Industry

Research has been conducted into the viability of 3D printed removable partial dentures (RPD) in comparison to conventionally cast metal RPDs. The outcome of the month-long. Medical & Dental 3D printed denture 3D printed dentures 3D printing teeth 3Series 3Shape clinical trial Dental Wings Dentistry denture Dentures King Saud University McGill Phenix Systems PM100T Dental removable partial dentures University of Rio Grande do Sul

Tour an (Unbuilt) Dream Home: 3D Visualization in Architecture and Interior Design

Shapeways Blog

Architects, developers, brokers, and interior designers often have to help their clients and prospective buyers envision a space that doesn’t exist yet. The traditional way to do this involved drawings made on drafting tables and hand-crafted models.

Desktop Metal and its Mission to Make Metal 3D Printing Accessible

The Solidworks Blog

Additive manufacturing, probably better known by the masses as 3D printing, is a technology that’s been around for a long time but more recently has generated a lot of buzz, and not just among the technophiles and early adopters.

“3D Printing” - What’s in a Name?

3DPrint.com

I devoted a section of the first chapter of my book, , to what I call “The Name Game.” ” My premise: “3D printing” is the best name for layered manufacturing. As I explained, View the entire article via our website.

Prototyping Ophthalmological Diagnostic Equipment & Lenses with 3D Printing

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

Nidek Technologies , a producer of high tech ophthalmological diagnostic systems, recently needed to find a more efficient way of optimizing their prototyping process for the simple reason that it would help them bring their devices to market faster. Entering a device into a clinical trial is typically a very lengthy process that 3D printing can potentially accelerate and allow for innovation and greater efficiencies overall.

Boeing president – 3D printing now standard for production

3D Printing Industry

Boeing has given more details about how 3D printing and other advanced manufacturing techniques are changing the dynamics of satellite production. Boeing Satellite Systems International President. Aerospace 3D printing satellite Boeing Boeing 3D printing Boeing satellite Boeing Satellite Systems Boeing Satellite Systems International GEO satellites Geosynchronous Earth Orbit Mark Spiwak Satellite SES SES-15

Le Tour et Fini – The Tour De France is (almost!) over

Rapid Prototyping News UK

Le Tour is almost over and the winner will have battled with his team against mountains, cobbles, rain, seering sunshine and his own self doubt to win the right to wear the winner’s jersey.

AFRL Researchers Explore Automation, Additive Technologies for Cost Efficient Solar Power

Additive Manufacturing

By Marisa Alia-Novobilski | Air Force Research Laboratory.

3D Printing Patent Landscape

3DPrint.com

The field of 3D printing has been growing rapidly for years. It has applications in many areas of life and the economy, such as healthcare, aerospace, and parts replacement. 3D printing also. View the entire article via our website.

Historicon 2017: How 3D Printing Is Changing the Hobby of Wargaming

Shapeways Blog

Last week, Shapeways joined the historical wargaming community in Fredricksburg, VA to show off 3D printing at Historicon 2017 , a convention centered around historically accurate wargaming.

WAVE3D launching large volume SLA 3D printer

3D Printing Industry

Toronto based industrial 3D printer manufacturer WAVE3D is set to launch the Wave3D Pro SLA machine. Aiming to be the "world’s most financially accessible" industrial 3D. 3D Printers Ajay Deshmukh finder guitar SLA stereolithography Wave3D Wave3D Pro Wave3Dpro

Engineers Use Giant Balloons to Build Underground Tunnels

Design 2 Part News

By David Mantey, This is Engineering By Design, Industrial Equipment News. Also, human space pods, and radiation-resistant robots. Human Space Pods.

Changing the SOLIDWORKS Standard View Orientation

Javelin Tech Tips

Have you ever imported a model from a vendor, customer, etc. and the part orientation just doesn’t make sense? Well it just so happens you can change the default view to any rotation that you’d like!

Wave3D Introduces the Accessible Industrial SLA Wave3D Pro 3D Printer

3DPrint.com

3D printers, particularly desktop 3D printers, are becoming less expensive overall. With desktop 3D printers on the market for just a couple hundred dollars, in some cases, it’s becoming much. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printers 3D Printing bottom-up printing sla 3d printer stereolithography Wave3D Wave3D Pro

How service providers can meet your low-volume 3D printing needs

Leslie's Blog

To prototype a design, or even to handle short-run production, you would probably need: –one or more subtractive machines (such as a mill, lathe, drill press, stamping press, etc.). –at least one or more injection molding machines.

The future is bright for 3D Printing Industry

3D Printing Industry

3D Printing Industry has a new look, and some new features. Since we began reporting in 2012 our site has gone through a number of changes, but one thing has always stayed the same – a focus on bringing you the latest news. This year we’ve hosted the 3D Printing Industry Awards, bringing together leaders […]. Event 3D printing industry Hello World

Stereo Summer: 10% Gray Resin Discount

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Stereo Summer has begun! Over the next weeks, we will talk about new discounts, enhancements, and surprises in the world of Stereolithography. First in line is our Gray Resin. You can now save 10% on all Gray Resin 3D prints for two weeks!