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3D Printing: A Technology of Degrowth? Part 2

3DPrint.com

In the first part in our series on the possible role of 3D printing in a degrowth society, we explored some of the more sustainable aspects of the technology and. The post 3D Printing: A. View the entire article via our website.

Independent study concludes 180% ROI on automated gas turbine repair

3D Printing Industry

New Mexico-based 3D printing solutions provider, Optomec, has released an independent study showing the validity of automated laser cladding for gas turbine engine repairs.

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Wohlers Talk

We have tracked investment totaling nearly $1.5 billion in additive manufacturing (AM) products and services worldwide. These dollars are critical to the future of AM and its developing ecosystem. Without it, countess producers of machines, materials, and software, as well as service providers, would not survive. Investment dollars do not ensure success, but it gives companies a fighting chance.

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Surprising Ways a Fine Arts Department can Use 3D Priting

Modern Tech

Additive manufacturing is alive and well in the manufacturing disciplines, and as I mentioned in the first blog of this series, it’s also impacting the education sectors. In addition to architecture, additive manufacturing is used in other departments such as the Fine Arts.

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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.

Building a Successful Startup From the Ground Up

3D Innovations

Building a product is one thing, building a successful startup that can stand the test of time is a completely different thing.

3D Printing: A Technology of Degrowth? Part 1

3DPrint.com

Even if you’re an optimist, Earth is currently on track for an uncertain fate. The UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has concluded that global greenhouse gasses (GHG) need. View the entire article via our website.

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Giving a Helping Hand to One Million [Podcast]

The Solidworks Blog

What happens when you get designers and innovators together? They usually talk about design and innovation, and eat pizza…BUT when you add in the opportunity to help others, something else happens: Their drive and passion start to show.

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The Sustainable Cooperation of Ecoparks

3D Perspectives

Eco-industrial parks: 5 steps to optimize sustainability. Eco-industrial parks (EIPs) are growing in number as businesses seek ways to boost sustainability and reduce environmental impact.

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The CNC machine shop: A complete guide

3E Rapid Prototyping

What is a machine shop? A machine shop is a place where subtractive manufacturing takes place. It’s not a “shop” like a store, but rather a room or building containing machinery where machinists and other technical staff make things.

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Blue Origin Opens Its New Rocket Engine Facility in Alabama

3DPrint.com

Huntsville, Alabama, is now home to Blue Origin‘s brand new rocket engine production facility, the latest addition to Huntsville’s Cummings Research Park (CRP), the second-largest. View the entire article via our website.

Formlabs and BEGO announce partnership to advance temporary and permanent dental restorations

3D Printing Industry

Massachusetts-based SLA giant Formlabs has announced a partnership with BEGO, a German pioneer in dental 3D printing, that will see BEGO’s new leading dental materials being used with Formlabs’ resin printers.

3D Sculptor: Reverse Engineering and Sub-D Modeling

The Solidworks Blog

How to enable BOM Model Highlighting in SOLIDWORKS Composer

Javelin Tech Tips

When we publish images from SOLIDWORKS Composer specifically Technical Illustrations, it allows us to save.SVG type images and upon opening the images in a web browser we can easily identify corresponding parts in the model by hovering the mouse pointer over line items in the BOM.

How Shapeways’ Software Enables 3D Printing at Scale

Shapeways Blog

While most news about the 3D printing industry focuses on advancement in hardware and materials, software has played a crucial role in the democratization of 3D printing.

Australian Army Enters 3D Printing Pilot Program, Partnering with SPEE3D & CDU

3DPrint.com

3D printing will soon be assisting members of the military in Australia, as a 12-month pilot training program has begun in a $1.5 million partnership with SPEE3D and Charles Darwin. The post. View the entire article via our website.

Markforged receives undisclosed investment from military-supporting nonprofit

3D Printing Industry

Metal and carbon fiber 3D printing specialist, Markforged, has recently received an investment of an undisclosed amount from In-Q-Tel, a nonprofit focused on identifying and advancing technologies that could support the missions of U.S. military divisions.

Surface Modeling on the Cloud: Lessons from #3DXW20 and Beyond

The Solidworks Blog

On my way to earning my CSWE, the most challenging step – in my estimation – was earning my CSWPA-Surfacing certification. It was a fun exam, but challenging nonetheless. In general: creating organic shapes has historically been more challenging, in my opinion, than it really needs to be.

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Introducing the New Stratasys J826 3D Printer

Modern Tech

Stratasys just released the newest addition to their J-series family of PolyJet 3D printers , the Stratasys J826 , an entry-level printer for the enterprise design world.

How Resin 3D Printing Works: Stereolithography Explained

i.materialise

Stereolithography , the technology behind most resin 3D prints, is often referred to as ‘the mother of all 3D printing technologies’ and is considered one of the most widely used techniques for producing high-quality 3D prints. Here at Materialise, we have been using Stereolithography since 1990.

PERI Group to 3D Print Walls of Small Home Each Day at Bautec Construction Exhibit

3DPrint.com

Any lingering questions related to the future of 3D printing in construction should be answered this year for visitors at the international Bautec construction exhibit in Berlin. Germany’s PERI. View the entire article via our website.

New research explores the behaviour of water on the surface of graphene

3D Printing Industry

New research from the Tokyo University of Science has revealed what happens to water molecules on the surface of graphene.

New design strategies to inspire sustainable living

3D Perspectives

For a sensitive and sustainable world. The pursuit of innovation redirected toward sustainability is becoming paramount. New solutions are emerging for improving how we make and do things that include a critical analysis of society’s values and ways of living.

Top 11 Features in SOLIDWORKS 2020: 3D Printing

Modern Tech

With the design cycle getting shorter each day, having a physical prototype in your hand is more important than ever. SOLIDWORKS 2020 makes it easier to go from design to prototype with the latest enhancements to 3D printing.

SOLIDWORKS Visualize: Seeing is Believing

The Solidworks Blog

To effectively pursue new business opportunities with non-technical clients, EM Dynamics Metal Fabrication , a leading Canadian product development consultancy and contract manufacturer, must effectively and realistically showcase design concepts in 3D.

VBN Components redefines wear resistance at METAV 2020

3DPrint.com

Swedish VBN Components is a pioneer in the metal 3D printing industry. For more than a decade the company has developed new materials with extreme wear and heat resistance. The post VBN. View the entire article via our website.

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New 3D printing jobs at EnvisionTEC and RD4, new appointments at Ultimaker

3D Printing Industry

Welcome to the latest edition of our 3D printing jobs and career moves update for the additive manufacturing sector. If you are looking for a new position in the industry, we keep our 3D printing job board updated with the latest positions.

Printing Tiny, High-Precision Objects in a Matter of Seconds

3D Printing Progress

Researchers have developed a new, high-precision method for 3D-printing small, soft objects. The process, which takes less than 30 seconds from start to finish, has potential applications in a wide range of fields, including 3D bioprinting

Modifying Reports in SOLIDWORKS Electrical

Modern Tech

SOLIDWORKS Electrical can generate various reports for a project. Reports in this case are sets of data that show information applied in the specific project. Some of the most common reports are bill of materials (BOMs), list of wires, list of cables and drawing list.

Adding speed and quality to oil and gas parts production

3D Perspectives

You may know what additive manufacturing – also known as 3D printing – is, but do you know how it transforms industry ? US-based precision parts manufacturer Knust-Godwin is helping to answer that question for the oil and gas industry.

FDM 3D Printing with PEEK for Small Medical Implants

3DPrint.com

German researchers focus in on 3D printing materials for the medical field, outlining their findings in the recently published ‘Parameters Influencing the Outcome of Additive Manufacturing of Tiny. View the entire article via our website.

nScrypt succeeds in microdispensing consistent 50 micron dots for 3D printed electronics

3D Printing Industry

High-precision micro dispenser manufacturer, nScrypt, has announced the successful 3D printing of solder and adhesive dots in the 50-micron range.

SOLIDWORKS Rx now supports SOLIDWORKS Electrical 2020

Javelin Tech Tips

Until SOLIDWORKS 2019 the SOLIDWORKS Rx support tool installed automatically only with SOLIDWORKS. Now in SOLIDWORKS 2020 the SOLIDWORKS Rx also supports SOLIDWORKS Electrical and installs by default when we are just installing SOLIDWORKS Electrical 2020 on our machine.

Survey on Product Development and the Cloud

Tech Clarity

How are companies leveraging the cloud for product development? What is the impact on innovation? Please take 10 to 15 minutes to fill out this short survey to share your perspective. As a thank you, we’ll send you a free copy of the report summarizing our findings.

Making a difference…by helping children with heart defects

3D Perspectives

Imagine the benefits if a clinical team can view a patient’s heart in a realistic 3D model before surgery. Now imagine if that surgery is being conducted on a child.

FDM 4D Printing: Energy Absorbing Tunable Meta-Sandwiches Created

3DPrint.com

International researchers are taking advantage of the next level beyond 3D printing to produce novel materials and structures, as outlined in the recently published ‘Reversible energy absorbing. View the entire article via our website.

3D Printing industry News Sliced: 3D4Makers, Adaptive3D, ARBURG, Create it REAL, Poietis, PrintLab

3D Printing Industry

This edition of Sliced, the 3D Printing Industry news digest, is all about new partnerships and new materials. 3D4Makers and Fiberlogy both launch new filaments and Fehrmann ALLOYS introduces a silicon-free aluminum alloy. We also cover the latest updates in the world of additive manufacturing, including the winner of EOS North America 2019 Top Channel […].