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3D Printing in Construction: Cementitious Materials & Fiber Reinforced Mortar

Pshtiwan Nasruldeen Shakor recently submitted a thesis, ‘Investigation of Cementitious Materials and Fibre Reinforced Mortar in 3D Printing,’ to the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, View the entire article via our website.

Korean researchers investigate the effect of temperature on particle emission rates during FFF

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A recent study by researchers from Seoul National University investigates the effect of nozzle temperature on the emission rates of hazardous particles during FFF 3D printing.

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Small DIY Vacuum Chuck for CNC Workholding by Winston Moy

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U.S. Army and WSU to 3D print Black Hawk helicopter components

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The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command (AMCOM) will be partnering up with Wichita State University’s National Institute for Aviation Research (NIAR) to create a comprehensive virtual 3D model of a UH-60L Black Hawk helicopter.

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.

3D Printed Guide and Titanium Implant Help Surgeons Reconstruct Patient’s Pelvic Bone

Cancer patients with pelvic sarcomas need a large bone transplantation and implant fixation after resection of the bone defect, but complex implant systems often fall apart in many patients. View the entire article via our website.

Adding Color to PolyJet Printed Models Using SOLIDWORKS

Modern Tech

When creating multiple iterations of a part, it can be helpful to apply a label for identification purposes. Using SOLIDWORKS, we can apply a label to our part with color and finish, then transfer those settings directly to our printer software for 3D printing on our Stratasys PolyJet machine.

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More Advanced 3D Printed Sheet Metal Forming by "Stuff Made Here"

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3D Printing for Nerve Regeneration: Gelatin Methacrylate-Based Nerve Guidance Conduits

Chinese researchers delve deeply into tissue engineering, releasing the findings of their recent study in ‘3D printing of gelatin methacrylate-based nerve guidance conduits with multiple channels.’. View the entire article via our website.

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Moving and re-linking your SOLIDWORKS CAM TechDB

Javelin Tech Tips

Having many programmers sharing one SOLIDWORKS CAM TechDB will dramatically decrease production time while proving consistent results to the shop floor. By placing your TechDB in a network folder all users have share strategies, tools and operation settings.

Importing Legacy Designs into SOLIDWORKS Electrical

Modern Tech

With SOLIDWORKS Electrical, design engineers have the ability to import DWG or DXF legacy designs from another electrical CAD tool. The software contains 2D drafting tools that allow for the editing of electrical drawings. With SOLIDWORKS Electrical, engineers can reduce design time.

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Electronoobs Developed a 3D Printable Hexapod Robot

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Greek researchers determine the effect of recycling on ABS filament

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New research from Hellenic Mediterranean University investigates the change in ABS filament’s mechanical properties in response to recycling.

A Guide to Bioprinting: Understanding a Booming Industry

The success of bioprinting could become the key enabler that personalized medicine, tissue engineering, and regenerative medicine need to become a part of medical arsenals. Breakthroughs in. View the entire article via our website.

Vermeer Corporation Accelerates Large Machinery Development with SOLIDWORKS

The Solidworks Blog

In 1939 Gary Vermeer, a 21-year-old farmer with a passion for doing things, better, and faster, and easier, designed and built a cab for a John Deere tractor. While other farmers were freezing from exposure as they worked their Iowa fields in early spring, Vermeer stayed warm in his innovative cab.

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How 3D Printing is Changing the Fashion Industry

Modern Tech

Technological advancements in 3D printing and scanning have opened up so many possibilities to revolutionize the fashion industry. Stratasys has teamed up with innovative designers to produce 3D printed clothing that goes beyond traditional fabrics.

Its Time for Semiconductor to Smarten Up! (presentation)

Tech Clarity

Can the most sophisticated manufacturing in the world get smarter? Join Julie Fraser in this session to challenge yourself. Consider what you don’t already know in this session at Siemens Industry Software’s Realize Live virtual user conference.

Liqcreate releases new 3D printing material

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Netherlands-based 3D printing material manufacturer Liqcreate has launched its new Tough-X photopolymer resin. Liqcreate’s latest material provides high durability, which lends itself to the manufacturing of spare parts and consumer goods such as insoles.

Chocolate 3D Printing with Mass Customization Around the Corner, Says FoodJet

We recently learned that the exciting PERFORMANCE project, meant to develop 3D-printed food for the elderly, didn’t quite pan out as expected, with the major partners, Biozoon and FoodJet, View the entire article via our website.

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Automatically create Chamfers in SOLIDWORKS CAM

Javelin Tech Tips

Creating chamfers in SOLIDWORKS CAM used to be a tedious experience. Previously chamfers had to be programming into the operation strategies or created with many curve features at the end of the program.

How To Choose The Right CAM Software Package

Modern Tech

TriMech carries many solutions to fit your Computer Aided Machining (CAM) and CNC needs. Our products include SOLIDWORKS CAM and CAMWorks. TriMech is happy to be a reseller for both, offering different CAM solutions to our clients. How do you know which packages and options are best for you?

3D Printing Tooling: Inspection Go/No-Go Gauges

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Tooling is an incredibly common application for 3D printing, be it for manufacturing, assembly, or inspection. Tooling components are most often produced in low volumes, making them a great candidate for 3D printing.

H?DROMEK reduces costs of machinery end-use parts with LOOP PRO 3D Printer

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DROMEK, a manufacturer of construction machinery based in Turkey, is using the LOOP PRO 3D printer to produce end-use parts for its agricultural vehicles. Seeking to reduce its downtimes and avoid the associated costs that can occur, H?DROMEK

Germany: Researchers Evaluate SLA 3D Printing of the Fresnel Lens

Today, users around the world have made at least a noticeable foray into nearly every industry with 3D printing, and the world of optics and lenses is no exception. The post Germany: View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D printed fresnel lens 3d printed lenses 3d printed optics sla

User Interface updates in SOLIDWORKS 2020 SP03

Javelin Tech Tips

There are some recent changes to the SOLIDWORKS User Interface that have been rolled out in Service Pack 03 (SP03). DS SolidWorks have posted the following information in the SOLIDWORKS Forum , which we are reposting below for reference: Quick Access Tools.

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Surface Finishing Using SRF Technology

Modern Tech

Support removal and surface finishing are very important final steps to completing the perfect part. These final steps come with variables that could damage your print if not handled properly.

RAYLASE Presents Three New Series for Challenging Industrial Applications

Additive Manufacturing

Wessling, Germany, Monday 18 May 2020 – RAYLASE is rising to the challenges presented by the corona virus crisis.

Italian Scientific Research Center 3D prints UV telescope for use on the International Space Station

3D Printing Industry

Italy’s National Institute for Nuclear physics (INFN) has used 3D printing to produce the mechanical structure of a UV telescope, which was recently sent to the International Space Station (ISS). Over the next three years, the Italian Space Agency (ASI) and Russian Space Agency (Roscosmos) will use the 3D printed Mini-EUSO telescope to analyze UV […].

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Creating a Custom Appearance in SOLIDWORKS Visualize

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS Visualize installs with a large library of appearance files that you can apply to your models, but you can also create Custom Appearance files and save them in your Appearances Palette for future use. Create a Custom Appearance File.

Introducing the MakerBot Method: Carbon Fiber Edition

Modern Tech

Since the launch of the METHOD platform, MakerBot has been expanding the material capabilities of their METHOD and METHOD X 3D printers.

M. Holland Company Enhances 3D Printing Offerings with Braskem’s Polypropylene

Additive Manufacturing

Holland will exclusively distribute Braskem’s high-performing polypropylene to support its clients with prototype and applications development. Northbrook, Ill., May 21, 2020 — M.

Researchers develop nanoengineered bioink to 3D print functional bone tissue

3D Printing Industry

Scientists in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Texas A&M University are seeking to advance the field of 3D bioprinting functional tissues, by conducting research into the development of new biomaterials. Dr. Akhilesh K.

AMFG Publishes Additive Manufacturing Landscape Report 2020: Breaking Down the Industry and Looking at the Future

Today, London-based company AMFG, which provides MES and workflow software for industrial additive manufacturing (AM) that helps companies streamline and manage their production workflows, has. View the entire article via our website.

Saving a PDF/Word document in a SOLIDWORKS Electrical Project Archive

Javelin Tech Tips

Most often users want to add a PDF or Microsoft Word document in the SOLIDWORKS Electrical project and collect it within the project archive. This can be done only by adding the document in the document tree.

Società Gomma Antivibrante SRL Slashes Prototypes with SIMULIAworks FEA

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Società Gomma Antivibrante SRL (S.G.A.) is a leading manufacturer of anti-vibration components, including pivots (flexible joints), resilient inserts, bushings, bumpers, guiding components, and suspensions.

Breakthrough in Electronics 3D Printing

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Utilizing a newly developed dielectric polymer ink and conductive ink from Nano Dimension, HENSOLDT succeeded in assembling the world-wide first 10-layer printed circuit board which carries high-performance electronic structures soldered to both outer sides.

Protolabs expands 3D printing capabilities with new £10.5m facility 

3D Printing Industry

Digital manufacturing company Protolabs has invested £10.5m in the construction of a new 3D printing facility. Built to accommodate a growing demand for Protolabs’ technology, the 5000 square meter factory in Putzbrunn, Germany will increase the company’s production capacity by 50 percent.