A new process for patterned thermoforming?

3D Printing Industry

Thermoforming is, of course, nothing new. It has been used for decades and in 2003 there were 150 thin gauge thermoformers in […]. By Nick Hall. A Swiss team has proposed a new method for produced patterned thermoformed industrial products from a computer model. This could streamline mass production, revolutionize the plastics industry and even open up patterned thermoforming. The original post A new process for patterned thermoforming? appeared first on 3D Printing Industry.

GPI Prototype & Manufacturing Services, Inc. Announces Facility Expansion, Two New ISO Certifications, and the Addition of Three New Metal Additive Manufacturing Machines

Additive Manufacturing

In response to increased opportunities from the aerospace and medical industries, GPI recently went through the rigor of certification for AS9100:2009RevC, ISO 13485:2003, ISO 9001:2008 and is a registered ITAR facility.

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Designer Spotlight: Robert Krawczyk

Shapeways Blog

During my 31 years at IIT, I have developed and taught a series of computer-aided design and digital design courses covering 2D and 3D CAD, image composition, animation, and form generation methods.

The routes of the future

3D Perspectives

From high-tech cycle lanes to supersonic space planes , the future of travel is on course for a design revolution. would fill the gap for supersonic passenger travel left by Concorde’s demise in 2003. Written by Catherine Bolgar.

Throwback Thursday: eDrawings

The Solidworks Blog

This was of course one of the first of many new enhancements to come. But, eDrawings Professional was also later incorporated into SOLIDWORKS Professional 2003 and is still one of the top reasons users prefer Professional over standard SOLIDWORKS today.

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Engaget Expand: 3D Printing Goes Mainstream

Tales of a 3D Printer

In 2003, Hull was succeeded by Abe Reichental, current CEO. Of course, there was discussion of copyright - a virtually unexplored aspect of 3D manufacturing at the consumer level. Engaget hosted their inaugural event, Engaget Expand , in San Francisco on March 16 and 17.

Manufacturers bringing the most jobs back to America

Design 2 Part News

According to non-profit advocacy group the Reshoring Initiative, offshoring resulted in a net loss of approximately 220,000 manufacturing jobs from 2000 to 2003. Of course, the company is perhaps one of the biggest single importers of foreign goods into the United States. By Michael B.

Best 4K Camera Comparison

3D Printing Hub

4K devices date back as far as 2003, but the format didn’t begin to gain popularity until 2010. Of course, you will be looking at a hefty price tag of around $6,000. If you’re seeking to record exceptionally high-quality video footage, then you should consider a 4K device. The problem is that the market is flooded with different options. To help you out, we have covered the main ones available by comparing their crucial specs and features.

OSU Researchers Discuss Sustainability in Additive Manufacturing and New Sustainable Development Methodology

Additive Manufacturing

Of course, current AM technology limitations inhibit us in fully realizing this potential. 2003) in Mechanical Engineering, and his Ph.D.