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Client Story: SOLIDWORKS Helps Nano Dimension Design & Test Their Innovative 3D Printer

Modern Tech

TriMech is fortunate to work with clients from Maine to Florida and out to Arkansas, offering a range of engineering solutions. This week's client story showcases building and testing an innovative 3D printer in-house using SOLIDWORKS.

Turning a Stick into a 3D Printed Bronze Stylus

i.materialise

Jeremy Burnich discovered metalpoint sketching by accident – and soon after created a bronze stylus in the shape of a stick by using 3D printing. The design was modeled in Rhino and ZBrush and manufactured in 3D printed bronze by i.materialise.

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Factors Contributing to AM Growth

Wohlers Talk

The additive manufacturing (AM) industry came within about $200 million from producing $10 billion in products and services last year. This is based on research for Wohlers Report 2019. What’s more, it grew by nearly 62% over the past two years. What’s driving this impressive growth?

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Austin trip to meet customers

SolidWorks Legion

Austin, TX has long been on my todo list for work travel. There are a lot of great SOLIDWORKS customers in the Austin region. Come last week, my long awaited plans came to fruition. This was a busy trip. Visited several customers in both San Antonio and Austin.

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.

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Machine Tool Company Commercializes New Metal 3D Printer

3DPrint.com

A new metal 3D printer developed by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Machine Tool Co., – a group company of the Japanese industrial firm Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. MHI) – has just. View the entire article via our website.

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Earth Day 2019

3D Perspectives

We’re celebrating Earth Day …and there’s no turning back! Back in 1970, a U.S. Senator, a U.S. Congressman and a Harvard University professor organized a nationwide demonstration to focus attention on the environment.

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Ford cancels Mexico plant, expands U.S. factory and…

Design 2 Part News

“Ford cancels Mexico plant, expands U.S. factory and adds 700 jobs” By Nathan Bomey, USA TODAY. Ford Motor announced Tuesday that it would cancel plans for a $1.6 billion Mexico plant and launch a Michigan expansion in a move that may be viewed as a capitulation to Donald Trump.

The Effects of Nozzle Bed Distance on 3D Prints

3DPrint.com

Chinese researchers are exploring quality issues in 3D printing further, sharing their results in ‘Effects of nozzle-bed distance on the surface quality and mechanical properties of fused filament. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing abs fff 3d printing Nozzle bed distance in 3D printing

[Podcast] How One Teacher is Changing mindsets, One Student at a Time, with STEM

The Solidworks Blog

When passion and purpose meet the world’s needs, great things happen. Cesar Gutierrez is a teacher whose purpose in life is changing not only his students’ lives, but changing his entire community through STEM.

WORLD FIRST: HRL Laboratories registered new 3D printed aluminum alloy

3D Printing Industry

HRL Laboratories, a research center owned jointly by General Motors and Boeing, has announced the registration of its high-strength aluminum alloy, paving the way for commercialization of the material.

WIN the 3D Printed Throne

DASI Solutions

The excitement for the final season of GOT has bubbled over at the DASI offices so we decided to share the fun with a CONTEST: Winner takes the (3D printed) Throne! 3D Printed Throne Contest: How to Enter To be … Continue reading →

Additive Manufacturing & 3D Printing in India – Challenges & Solutions

3DPrint.com

The world has always viewed India as a mystical, enigmatic land through stereotypes of snake charmers, cows on roads, abject poverty and what not. While some of it might have been true decades ago, View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d print india 3d printer market in India 3d printers india 3d printing india additive manufacturing india india india 3d printer ril

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Metal 3D printing: Meet the indestructible guitar

Sculpteo

Do you know what is one of the most robust 3D printing […]. The post Metal 3D printing: Meet the indestructible guitar appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Easter Egg Hunts with SOLIDWORKS Sell

The Solidworks Blog

Happy Easter! It’s the time of year again for egg hunts. I thought it would be fun to play with several digital customizable eggs and try them out in a physical environment. So please check out a quick example using SOLIDWORKS Sell as shown in Figure 1 (below) on my laptop. Figure 1.

Nylon Plastics Material Guide: PA11, PA12, PA12GB in SLS and MJF

Shapeways Blog

Shapeways offers several different nylon plastic materials: Selective Laser Sintering (SLS) PA12 known as Versatile Plastic , Selective Laser Sintering (SLS) PA11 , Multi Jet Fusion (MJF) PA12 , and Multi Jet Fusion (MJF) PA12 Glass Beads.

CRP introduces Windform P-LINE range for HSS 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

Italian 3D printing materials manufacturer CRP Technology, has introduced the first product in its P-LINE range of Windform materials for High Speed Sintering (HSS).

Should Vented Enclosures Become A Mandatory Safety Standard for FFF 3D Printers?

3DPrint.com

With innovation always comes unintended consequences. There’s been much-to-do with the possible health repercussions of 3D printing, particularly when it comes to the fine particles and fumes. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d print research 3d printed enclosure 3d printers safety 3d printing health 3d printing safety 3d printing standards air quality chemicals health and safety standards

Battle of software: SketchUp vs AutoCAD

Sculpteo

There is plenty to choose from when it comes to 3D soft […]. The post Battle of software: SketchUp vs AutoCAD appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Collaborating on the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform using the 3DPLAY App

The Solidworks Blog

The 3DPlay App on 3DEXPERIENCE platform is a powerful tool that enables collaboration of many different disciplines. One of them is the ability to share the simulation results from Structural Simulation Engineer (SSE).

Manufacturing Fixtures with RIZE in IRA Green’s Design Group Yields ROI in Less Than 5 Months and Saves $120,000 Annually

Additive Manufacturing

Founded in 1943, IRA Green Inc. ( IGI ), headquartered in Providence, RI, USA, is a full-service manufacturer and distributor of nearly 40,000 unique uniform items and accoutrements that are earned and proudly displayed by military personnel worldwide.

HP develops new digital textile printers using additive manufacturing

3D Printing Industry

HP, an American multinational IT company behind the range of award-winning Multi Jet Fusion (MJF) 3D printers, has launched a portfolio of digital textile printers for fast and precise color-matching. The new products show how additive manufacturing is increasingly used for end-use production.

Purdue Researchers Create Soft Robotics Users Can Customize & Make Using 3D Printing

3DPrint.com

Researchers have patented promising new robotics technology created through the Purdue Office of Technology Commercialization, and outlined in ‘3D Architected Soft Machines with Topologically. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Robotics 3d printed robotics customized purdue university Purdue University 3D printed soft robotics Soft robotic soft robotics soft robots

Licensing Agreement Basics for Startups

3D Innovations

For many inventors a licensing agreement is often a great option since it lets them develop a product, but then puts the expenses associated with commercialization on a more experienced manufacturer. What is a licensing agreement?

Big Data for the Future of Mobility – Insights About Opportunities and Challenges

BIS Research

An astounding amount of progress has been made in the automotive industry as vehicles continue to be developed and equipped with advanced technologies. There will be a stark difference between how a car is utilized today and how it will be useful in the future.

Using Geodesic Offsets on Complex Curves in SOLIDWORKS

Javelin Tech Tips

My architect friend was recently commissioned to design a community center. His client’s mandate was that the building had to be pointing to a monument on the other side of the world. My friend did not see this as a problem and proceeded to design the structure.

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Design Tips for Stereolithography 3D Printing

3E Rapid Prototyping

Stereolithography (SLA) is a versatile and high-quality manufacturing and prototyping process.

3D Printing News Briefs: April 21, 2019

3DPrint.com

We’re beginning with an aerospace 3D printing story in 3D Printing News Briefs today, then moving on to news about some upcoming industry events and finishing with a little business. Launcher. View the entire article via our website.

How to Get Your Perfect Titanium 3D Print

i.materialise

Are you thinking about 3D printing in titanium ? Then this blog post is for you. We wanted to make sure that you have all the information you need to produce high-quality titanium 3D prints. So let’s get started and learn the basics of DMLS 3D printing in titanium. The Material: 3D Printed Titanium.

Cognitive Electronic Warfare Market Defining the Strength of the Defense Industry Across Countries

BIS Research

With the advent of radio communications in the 19 th century, warfare technologies were used in all major conflicts. Especially, the electronic warfare techniques played a major role in modernizing the warfare during the World War II.

Building a Speaker Cart Using 3D Scanning and Reverse Engineering

Afinia

Background: My daughter is in an activity called “Colorguard” and is applying to be a captain for next season. One of the requirements for the application is to do something for the betterment of the Colorguard team.

Prusa Research launches model marketplace and 3D printer community map

3D Printing Industry

Award winning open source 3D printer manufacturer Prusa Research has revamped its sister site, PrusaPrinters. Dedicated to Original Prusa Printer owners, but open to all, this beta site offers several new and improved features aimed at making more of the community that surrounds Prusa Research.

Biodiscoveries: CELLINK is bioprinting its way into the future

3DPrint.com

Back in 2015, Erik Gatenholm realized there was no place to purchase bioink for 3D bioprinting. So, blown away by this gap in the market, he quickly worked with co-founder Hector Martinez to create a. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d bioprinter 3d printed bioink 3D printing bioink bioink bioprinters bioprinting cellink cellular bioink kits

Model-Based Enterprise Summit 2019

Modern Tech

Recently, I had the opportunity to attend the Model-Based Enterprise Summit at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Gaithersburg, MD.

Advanced, Integrated, and Efficient Operating Room Systems – A Market Overview

BIS Research

Camera systems, surgical tables and lights, medical printers, image capture devices, and room lightings are some of the many devices that are used in an operating room (OR).

Redefining the future of architecture with the 3DEXPERIENCE platform

3D Perspectives

Founded in 1972, the Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc) teaches students to explore some of today’s greatest urban challenges including reimagining cities or designing for sustainability.

Campden BRI conducting study on 3D printing in the food industry

3D Printing Industry

Campden BRI, a food and drink research organization based in the UK, has revealed it is conducting a study examining the capabilities and limitations of 3D printing technology with various types of food materials.

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