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Additive manufacturing salaries—experience pays off

Leslie's Blog

Additive manufacturing (AM) is being promoted as the beginning of a revolution in manufacturing. The revolution is to make manufacturing digital where everything is connected through a digital thread. Because AM can be connected to the cloud and other forms of “digitalness,” it is being viewed as a natural evolution of manufacturing. Thus, much effort and research is going on to turn what once was a prototyping tool into a production tool.

Say cheese!

3D Perspectives

The number of different products available in supermarkets has nearly tripled since the 1980s. The volume of choices overwhelms many customers, creating a challenge for retailers. Savencia , a world leader in cheese products, sells its cheese products across Intermarché supermarkets.

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3D Printing Technology Shines at the Olympics

3D Innovations

The US Luge Team tapped 3D printing (also known as additive manufacturing) technology for the XXIII Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Stratasys played a role in helping the US Luge Team go for gold by incorporating additive manufacturing into the sleds being used in this year’s games.

Code of 3D printed houses cracked by TU Eindhoven professor’s equations

3D Printing Industry

When it comes to 3D printing, processes are often developed and defined using trial and error, because so many aspects of the technology not yet fully understood. This is particularly the case with 3D concrete 3D printing, which is becoming increasingly popular in construction. Akke Suiker, professor of Applied Mechanics at the Eindhoven University […].

Keck Center at UTEP Receives Grant to Advance Metal 3D Printing

3DPrint.com

The research into metal 3D printing never ends, as scientists work to discover what factors go into the creation of defects in metal 3D printed parts – and what can be done to eliminate those. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Metal 3D Printing 3D printing grants University of Texas El Paso utep W.M. Keck Center for 3D Innovation

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Six Sigma training consolidates AM production

Rapid Prototyping News UK

We are pleased to announce that a number of our team have recently completed their Lean Six Sigma Greenbelt training, further consolidating our position as a market leader of Additive Manufactured (AM) production parts to worldwide industry sectors.

Metal Etching Using Saltwater

Tales of a 3D Printer

I saw this YouTube video yesterday and decided to try this--a process to engrave in almost any type of metal using salt, vinegar/water, and electricity. It takes some experimenting to get right, and you have to use the right kind of battery, but otherwise it works pretty well.

A Figurine 3D-Printed in Gray Resin: Meet Father Perkins

i.materialise

Imagine bringing your favorite character from an illustrated book to life in the form of a 3D-printed figure ! That’s what happened to Father Perkins, the character dreamt up by the author and illustrator John Herzog.

3D bioprinting: What can we achieve today with a 3D bioprinter?

Sculpteo

We recently saw in a blogpost what to make with a 3D pr […]. The post 3D bioprinting: What can we achieve today with a 3D bioprinter? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. Applications

Digital Design Control for Medical Devices

Tech Clarity

Medical Device companies have to manage complexity and regulation without placing excess overhead on their designers. Devices complexity has led to increased complaints, CAPAs, observations, and recalls. The root cause is frequently insufficient and cumbersome design control.

LPW’s New Series of Additive Manufacturing Case Studies Will Quantify Degradation in Metal Powder

Additive Manufacturing

Tutorial Tuesday 52: Design Your Own Satisfying Fidget Bead Bracelet

Shapeways Blog

Today’s 5-step intermediate-level Tutorial Tuesday can work in a number of different design softwares, so we focus on the basics of how the design is created. Let us know how it works for you! Worry beads are the original fidget spinner.

Airbus Installs First 3D Printed Titanium Part on Series…

Design 2 Part News

“Airbus Installs First 3D Printed Titanium Part on Series Production Commercial Aircraft” Featured in Design-2-Part Magazine.

3D printed furniture on its way to homes of the future

Sculpteo

The home decor market and the home furnishing industry […]. The post 3D printed furniture on its way to homes of the future appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. Applications

Revision Table Automation in PDM

DASI Solutions

Written by: Bryce Hooper, Application Engineer Imagine a world where revision tables filled themselves out and that the data was visible from the data card. Now quit imagining; It’s reality.

Oerlikon and Boeing to Create Standard Processes for 3D-Printed Structural Titanium Aerospace Parts

Additive Manufacturing

Five-year agreement supports creation of standard titanium additive manufacturing processes. Boeing has 50,000+ 3D-printed parts on commercial, space and defense products flying today.

Introducing the New Artificial Intelligence Denoiser

The Solidworks Blog

What if I told you by clicking a button in SOLIDWORKS Visualize , you could instantly render 10x faster? Would your world change? What you would do with all that extra time given back to your life? Would you actually believe me?!? Well I’m proud to say this is not a dream and very much a reality.

30 on 3D: Orienting Parts Using GrabCAD Print

Purple Platypus

Orienting a part on a printer’s build platform is crucial for getting the best possible quality and characteristics for a specific application.

Automotive software: Top 10 of the best car design programs

Sculpteo

CAD software are numerous and each sector and project r […]. The post Automotive software: Top 10 of the best car design programs appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. 3D Design Tips & Software

Zahner & SOM’ AEC Hackathon Experience

3D Perspectives

Zahner and Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM) were invited to participate in the 2017 AEC Hackathon earlier this year.

XJet Kick-Starts 2018 with Attendance at Three Industry Tradeshows and a Conference in Europe and North America

Additive Manufacturing

Participation cements XJet’s position in the AM market and expanding into technical ceramics. . Rehovot, Israel – February 19, 2018 – XJet Ltd. , the additive manufacturing company, is preparing for a busy Spring 2018 with attendance confirmed at several key global industry shows in April and May.

Announcing the Shapeways Dota® 2 3D Printing Contest on Polycount!

Shapeways Blog

Best Gym Headphones

3D Printing Hub

Are you in the market for the best gym headphones, but with the wide array of choice have no idea what to buy? In this buying guide we have simplified the buying process so that you can end up with the gym headphones that makes the most sense for your set of requirements. Budget.

Polyamide 3D Printing at Its Best: Solving David Pitcher’s 3D-Printed Puzzles

i.materialise

Do you want to learn how to 3D print your own puzzles? Meet designer David Pitcher and get inspired by his inventiveness and his 3D printing expertise. Challenge accepted? Crazy Daisy puzzle by David Pitcher. Polyamide (SLS) black dye with colored vinyl stickers.

Introducing 3DXpert for SOLIDWORKS – Your Direct Path from SOLIDWORKS to Additive Manufacturing

The Solidworks Blog

Last week at SOLIDWORKS World in Los Angeles, Suchit Jain, Vice President, Strategy and Business Development, Strategy and Community at SOLIDWORKS announced a new partnership with Additive Manufacturing giant, 3D Systems.

Carbon Sinks Its Teeth Further in the Dental Market with New Partnerships and Materials

Additive Manufacturing

Collaborations with DENTCA and DREVE highlight Carbon’s momentum in providing a complete 3D Manufacturing solution for dental and orthodontic labs.

See How ‘Black Panther’ Crowned Its Queen

Shapeways Blog

It’s the Marvel movie that even people who don’t know what Marvel is are excited to see. Genre-expanding, beautiful, and cutting-edge, “Black Panther” is set to break box office records, but its costumes alone are already blowing our minds.

Best Bluetooth Earbuds in 2018

3D Printing Hub

Are you interested in buying Bluetooth earbuds, but with the overwhelming choices available you don’t know which one to buy? Then you need to read this guide on the top ones to buy across a variety of price ranges. We have located the best Bluetooth earbuds at 3 different price categories.

The Next Generation Mining Workforce

3D Perspectives

Recruiting Tech-savvy Workers. With innovation taking center stage in the mining industry, what the next generation mining workforce will be is only just beginning to take shape.

How Team USA used 3D printing to build a better luge

Design 2 Part News

By Brian Heater, TechCrunch. The quest for Olympic gold is the search for the slightest leg up — small changes that could ultimately shave fractions of a second off of one’s time.

EOS Adds Three Polymer ALM Materials for Industrial 3D Printing to its Current Portfolio of Materials

Additive Manufacturing

High-performance materials broaden the range of applications, particularly in the aerospace industry.

Nonlinear Analysis Troubleshooting 101

DASI Solutions

Written by: Shaun Bentley, Application Engineer SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium includes two complex analysis types: Nonlinear and Dynamic. Nonlinear analyses can be the most challenging type of analysis to run.

Game Audio for the ESP32

Buildlog.Net

I have been working on some games for the ESP32 and needed some decent quality audio with a minimum number of additional components. I was bouncing between using the DAC and using the I2S bus. The DAC requires less external parts, so I went that way.

Our Perspective on Siemens PLM Strategy

Tech Clarity

Siemens continues to be a dominant force in the PLM market. Since our last update on Siemens PLM, their vision to support product innovation, product development, engineering, and production has continued to expand from an already broad suite of capabilities.