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Eye-DNA releases improved 3D scanning platform for custom eyewear

3D Printing Industry

Eye-DNA, an optical solutions company based in Hong Kong, has launched its latest interactive virtual kiosk – the 3DNA Eyewear system – which integrates 3D scanning and design to provide user designed and precisely fit eyewear. “3DNA turns buying eyewear into a new, collaborative experience,” said Dennis G. Zelazowski, Founder of Eye-DNA. Instead of […]. Fashion 3DNA Eyewear system David Keith Dennis G. Zelazowski Eye-DNA Niels Ravn

Velo3D Reveals Capabilities of its Metal 3D Printing Technology Interview with Stefan Zschiegner

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Velo3D raised $22 Million in 2015 and was working in secret to revolutionize metal 3D printing. For the past years the company has been quiet as a mouse about its process and intentions. A lot of. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D direct metal printing acetabular cups impeller metal 3d printing stator velo3d

UC San Diego researchers develop 3D smart bandage to wirelessly monitor body signals

3D Printing Industry

Mirroring the process of additive manufacturing, engineers from the University of California San Diego (UCSD) have created a 3D stretchable electronic device, dubbed as the “smart bandage”, that wirelessly monitors human body signals such as eye movement, temperature, and heart and brain activity.

Top 6 of the best heat resistant 3D printing materials

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The 3D printing technology stands out for many reasons […]. The post Top 6 of the best heat resistant 3D printing materials appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

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.

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MIT’s online Additive Manufacturing course returns

3D Printing Industry

After a successful first edition earlier this year, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) will run a further Additive Manufacturing course, led by Professor A. John Hart. First held in Spring 2018, enrollment is again open for Additive Manufacturing for Innovative Design and Production.

Tatsuo Ishibashi’s Vibrant Designs are Game-Changing Assistive Tools for People with Muscle Weakness

Shapeways Blog

What began as a sign of aging quickly transformed into a revolutionary idea for designer Tatsuo Ishibashi. “I I had slightly felt muscle stiffness of my fingers because of aging,” Ishibashi told Shapeways. “By By chance, I had seen a TV program featuring self-help input devices for arthritis.

Three Ways 3D Printers are Changing the Face of Manufacturing

The Solidworks Blog

While 3D printers have been around for over 30 years, the reality of using a printer for manufacturing purposes at a reasonable price has only recently been available.

Africa Aerospace and Defence 2018: What to expect

3D Perspectives

“Unlocking Africa’s Aerospace and Defence potential”. This is the tagline of Africa Aerospace and Defence (AAD) 2018 which will take place from the 19 th to 23 rd of September at the Air Force Base Waterkloof, City of Tshwane, South Africa.

MIT Offers 11-Week Online Course in 3D Printing

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Some incredible advancements in 3D and 4D printing have come out of MIT, including glass 3D printing, 3D printed construction and much more. There’s a high concentration of knowledge about the. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Education 3d printing class 3d printing course A. John Hart Additive Manufacturing for Innovative Design and Production mit

Hong Kong researches develop 3D printed microrobots for in situ cell regeneration

3D Printing Industry

Researchers from the City University of Hong Kong have created 3D printed microrobot carriers which transport cells within living organisms (in vivo) for targeted therapy and tissue regeneration. The spherical and barbed structure of the robots were fabricated using a Photonic Professional GT laser lithography system from Nanoscribe, which provided “sufficient flexibility to optimize the robot […]. Research Chichi Liu City University of Hong Kong D.

Printing with Transparent Filaments: How to Get the Best Results and the Best Brands Available

3D Printing Hub

So far, we have written several articles which highlight the aesthetic possibilities of 3D printing.

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Addressing Challenges in Product Development Collaboration

The Solidworks Blog

Today’s products are designed and manufactured with the help of large groups of interconnected people from various disciplines and companies.

SLA vs. PolyJet [Technology Review]

Modern Tech

Every company aims to print parts that have the look and feel of a finished product. However, if you’re more than a hobbyist it is important to understand the different types of precision 3D printing technologies available.

XYZprinting Introduces Its New Full-Color Option: The da Vinci Color mini 3D Printer

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Taiwan-based 3D printer manufacturer XYZprinting almost always has a new 3D printer to introduce whenever an industry event or trade show rolls around. At last year’s IFA exhibition, the. View the entire article via our website.

Welcoming Electronic Design to the Siemens Fold – Mentor Graphics

Tech Clarity

Why has Siemens entered the EDA space? How do Siemens PLM and Mentor Graphics complement each other? Do customers see a benefit? Has it been a success? This post analyzes how Mentor Graphics fits into the Siemens PLM’s portfolio and the strategy for the combined company.

Altair – The Implant Boom: It’s Now Hip to Replace Your Hip

Additive Manufacturing

By Drew Burkhalter | Technical Manager at Altair. The number of joint replacement surgeries in the US is skyrocketing amongst the baby boomer population. Not only are joints being replaced due to fractures and severe pain, but also to facilitate the continuation of an active lifestyle.

The Battle of innovation and tradition: Metal Casting vs Metal 3D printing

Sculpteo

Additive Manufacturing is very often referred to as the […]. The post The Battle of innovation and tradition: Metal Casting vs Metal 3D printing appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Will a 25% Tariff on Chinese 3D Printing Filament Affect 3D Printing?

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The always excellent Hackaday pointed out that tariffs may be put on 3D printing filament. They looked at the Tariff List of the Second Tranche of Tariffs that will be implemented by the US August. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printers 3dfuel colorfabb filament filament market makergeeks tariffs

NASA awards $127,000 to ASU and PADT for biomimicry 3D printing research

3D Printing Industry

NASA has awarded a $127,000 Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Phase I grant to the Arizona State University (ASU) and Phoenix Analysis and Design Technologies (PADT), an engineering service company based in Tempe, Arizona for advanced 3D printing research. ASU and PADT are currently cooperating to accelerate the development of bioinspired 3D printed structures which […]. Aerospace Ann McKenna Arizona State University Dhruv Bhate Nasa Phoenix Analysis and Design Technologies Rey Ch

6 Best 3D Printer Extruder Hotends

3D Printing Hub

The extruder hotend is one of the most important parts of a 3D printer. It’s responsible for melting the filament and depositing it onto the print bed to form a solid object. In short, a 3D printer won’t be able to do its core function without it.

Grbl_ESP32 with Bluetooth Serial Support

Buildlog.Net

Bluetooth Serial has now been added to the master branch of Grbl_ESP32. Bluetooth Serial means the Bluetooth connection looks like a serial port when you pair with the device. This is ideal because it allows all existing gcode senders that support serial ports to use Bluetooth.

Top of the best online 3D modeling classes

Sculpteo

Using 3D modeling software can be helpful for you no ma […]. The post Top of the best online 3D modeling classes appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

BMW Impresses with 3D Printed Roof Bracket for BMW i8 Roadster

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BMW has been using 3D printing for more than 25 years, so the automotive manufacturer has built up a high level of expertise over the decades. Recently, the company has leveraged 3D printing to. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3D printed automotive components 3d printed automotive parts 3D printed roof bracket altair BMW

Hobbyist 3D prints open source CNC machine for under $200

3D Printing Industry

Hobbyist and Reddit 3D printing community contributor Marioarm has built an “almost fully” 3D printed CNC machine for milling electronic chipboards. Marioarm built the Cyclone PCB CNC machine with 3D printed parts downloaded from file sharing sites such as Thingiverse and the GitHub repository Cyclone PCB Factory. With minimal, prefabricated parts, the project in total cost Marioarm […]. Open source CNC cyclone PCB Factory maker culture marioarm MPCNC open source

6 Best 3D Printer Extruder Hotends

3D Printing Hub

The extruder hotend is one of the most important parts of a 3D printer. It’s responsible for melting the filament and depositing it onto the print bed to form a solid object. In short, a 3D printer won’t be able to do its core function without it.

Rize Additive Manufacturing Enables Operational Innovation that Saves New Hudson Façades Up to $50K Per Quarter, Cuts Inspection Time in Half and Improves Accuracy

Additive Manufacturing

Case Study by Rize Inc. At the forefront of architectural innovation, New Hudson Façades ( NHF ), founded in 2014, is the industry leader in the design, engineering, manufacturing and installation of custom aluminum and glass façade systems on world-class sky scrapers.

Creating frameworks using a SOLIDWORKS Grid System

Javelin Tech Tips

If you ever had to design furniture, racking or framework for more complex forms there is a reference geometry command that will save you time and effort called a SOLIDWORKS Grid System. SOLIDWORKS Grid System.

Duke University’s 3D Printing Innovation Lab Allows Surgeons to Create Accurate 3D Printed Medical Training Models

3DPrint.com

3D printing is becoming increasingly more accessible and affordable in many industries, including the medical field. We often see the technology used for the purposes of creating accurate training. View the entire article via our website.

3D printed ballet shoe eases the pain of dancers

3D Printing Industry

Hadar Neeman, a graduate of the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, has designed and 3D printed a pain-reducing durable ballet shoe. As part of her final university project, Neeman designed the custom 3D printed pointe ballet shoe called P-rouette. A pointe shoe is customarily worn by ballet dancers to dance en pointe. This […]. 3DP Applications 3D printed pointe ballet shoe Bezalel Academy of Art and Design Hadar Neeman P-rouette

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Best Drones Under $500

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The seven handpicked drones in this guide cost anywhere from $301—$500. At the higher end of this price range are some very capable medium-range camera quadcopters. Before we launch into the reviews let’s look at what you can expect from these quality machines. Budget. RISE Vusion 250 Extreme (RTF).

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NASA Awards a $127,000 STTR Research Grant to PADT and ASU for Advanced Research in 3D Printing

Additive Manufacturing

The Grant Represents the Strength of 3D Printing in Arizona Exemplified by the Strong Cooperation Between Industry and Academia. TEMPE, Ariz., August 14, 2018 ?

Client Story: SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation Helps Techsburg Inc. Validate Designs

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 parts validation in the Nuclear Industry and the use of SOLIDWORKS Simulation. SOLIDWORKS Flow Simulation Client Stories

3D Printed Autonomous Olli Shuttle Makes Debut at University at Buffalo

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The streets are not yet filled with autonomous vehicles, but there are plenty of them in development, and one of the most famous is likely Olli the 3D printed shuttle. Created by Local Motors in. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3D printed shuttle autonomous vehicles local motors Olli self-driving cars University at Buffalo