Ashley Furniture Uses 3D Printing & Robotics in Manufacturing Processes

3DPrint.com

Founded in 2005, Wisconsin-headquartered Ashley Furniture is a company known globally, beginning in 1970 with 35 employees, and growing now to over 900 stores. Ashley facilities manufacture over. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D printing and automation 3d printing and robotics Ashley Furniture Formlabs Form 2 3D printer industrial 3d printing

Oerlikon Gains Unique Technology and Process Expertise in Advanced Materials

Additive Manufacturing

With the acquisition, Oerlikon gains for its Surface Solutions Segment unique and proprietary process technology and expertise in rapidly designing and developing materials using computational software, which enables a fast identification of disruptive material solutions.

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3D Printing Spotlight On: Chloe Kow, Manager, Direct Metal Laser Melting, Star Rapid

3DPrint.com

British-owned rapid prototyping company Star Rapid, headquartered in China since 2005, was an early adopter of 3D printing technology, and underwent a rebranding campaign in January, changing its. View the entire article via our website.

RepRap: Blog: 3D printers shown to emit potentially harmful.

RepRap Blog

It appears that we have might have a problem not so much with the outgassing from our printers but from nanoparticles produced by our extruders during the printing process. RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. Wednesday, July 24, 2013. 3D printers shown to emit potentially harmful nanosized particles. I am reposting this out of physorg.com.

3D Model Developed to Increase Car Safety Wins the Materialise Mimics Innovation Award

3DPrint.com

Since 2005, Materialise has held the annual Mimics Innovation Awards competition to support cutting-edge research that uses its medical image processing Materialise Mimics software. The goal is to. View the entire article via our website. 3D Software 3D Body Model 3d software auto industry car safety Dr. Jingwen Hu materialise Materialise Mimics Materialise Mimics Innovation Award

Concept Laser Has Helped Shape “Additive Manufacturing” for 15 Years

Additive Manufacturing

where value creation is focused on automation and digital process and supplier chains. Fifteen years of Concept Laser means fifteen years of successful process development. The patented process significantly reduces tension during the manufacture of very large components.

RepRap: Blog: Colour Mix Progress

RepRap Blog

Slicers to process the files. I was explaining your process to a friend the other night and he came up with an intriguing alternative, why not use only natural filament and inject the dye into the extruder? RepRap: Blog.

RepRap: Blog: Like a glue gun on a robot arm.

RepRap Blog

I have been on the hunt for a suitable buy/deal on a used or surplus or decommissioned Yaskawa Motoman or other similar multi-axis multiple degrees of freedom robotic arm unit to try on couple of projects such as this or some sort of metal shaping/forming processes. RepRap: Blog.

RepRap: Blog: Being in a 3D world, with a 3D printer? what do I.

RepRap Blog

On my mac, I installed the following to make this work ( its Processing based, so should work anywhere very similarly ) : Processing 1.5.1 and then downloaded these extra libraries: OpenCV Processing library: [link]. RepRap: Blog.

Motoring to Automechanika

Rapid Prototyping News UK

Key elements for metal and plastic AM to become fully embedded in the automotive production process are: A strong background in production AM. NPI process to ensure that product designs are optimised for AM. PPAP processes to ensure that product quality is locked in.

RepRap: Blog: Say goodbye to unsightly STL triangle misery! Forever!

RepRap Blog

The software still uses the STL too, but just as a bunch of triangles for display on the screen; STL takes no part in the build process.) Wow - I find the idea of running an STL through the final process meassively appealing. RepRap: Blog.

RepRap: Blog: New open source slicer: CuraEngine!

RepRap Blog

On-the-fly model preparation There is no slicing button anymore because it starts processing right-away. RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. Friday, August 02, 2013. New open source slicer: CuraEngine!

Astra Rail Industries Shortens Design Cycles By Moving from 2D to SOLIDWORKS Solutions

The Solidworks Blog

The ICPV design office of Astra Rail identified inefficiencies back in 2005 when it was relying solely on AutoCAD 2D design tools and MSC/NASTRAN® finite element analysis software.

RepRap: Blog: Colour mixing

RepRap Blog

Could you use a IR LED & sensor to auto detect the color is true & automate the process? RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. Thursday, April 19, 2012. Colour mixing.

Motoring to Birmingham

Rapid Prototyping News UK

Key elements of for metal and plastic AM to become fully embedded in the automotive production process it needs: A strong background in production AM. NPI process to ensure that product designs are optimised for AM. PPAP processes to ensure that product quality is locked in.

RepRap: Blog: Vapor Treating ABS RP parts

RepRap Blog

Treating ABS parts with acetone is almost as old as RepRap itself, but usually this has involved either dipping the part into liquid acetone, which causes white streaks in the parts, or brushing the acetone onto the part with a slurry mix, which can work very well but tends to be a messy process.

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RepRap: Blog: Variations on Powder Printing

RepRap Blog

They shouldnt require the secondary process of dipping them in cyanoacrylate to toughen them up. There is lot of questions, as, if layers can be bonded together in such process or some other resin is better option, other type of curing, etc. RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. Sunday, July 08, 2012. Variations on Powder Printing.

How to Design for Additive Manufacture

The Solidworks Blog

To maximize the potential of additive manufacturing, designs need to be optimized for the process. Printing a design that works for injection molding, machining or casting is possible, but rarely is it the best design for the process.

The Robotics Mom: Shelly Gruenig’s Passion for Working with Young People

The Solidworks Blog

Gruenig founded the community-based Rio Rancho Robo Runners , or R4 Robotics, in Rio Rancho, New Mexico, just outside of Albuquerque, in 2005. For students age 10 and older, R4 Robotics competed in its first robotics competition in 2005 with four team members, one of which was Gruenig’s son.

XJet AM System Installed at Leading European University 3D Research Centre

Additive Manufacturing

The XJet system offers the high levels of precision and exceptional detailing required, levels which were previously impossible or extremely time-consuming in post-processing. Founded in 2005, XJet developed and introduced the revolutionary NanoParticle Jetting technology.

How to Design for Additive Manufacture

The Solidworks Blog

To maximize the potential of additive manufacturing, designs need to be optimized for the process. Printing a design that works for injection molding, machining or casting is possible, but rarely is it the best design for the process.

RepRap: Blog: 0.01 Layer Height on a Prusa Mendel

RepRap Blog

STL that would take 30-40 minutes to convert to Gcode it can process in 2-4 minutes (The.01 I've added support for these omitted dimensions to my Processing gcode examiner: https://github.com/whosawhatsis/gcodeExaminer. RepRap: Blog.

RepRap: Blog: New Extruder Design

RepRap Blog

Rather coincidentally I am currently in the process of fitting my Wade extruder with a NEMA-17 motor on my huxley x-bar carriage. RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. Friday, April 22, 2011.

Lundeen Sculpture

Wohlers Talk

George showed us many beautifully-crafted bronze versions of famous people, such as astronaut Jack Swigert, which is on display at Denver International Airport, and Dan Marino, a former Miami Dolphins quarterback that was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2005.

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RepRap: Blog: A new approach to printing metals

RepRap Blog

Whilst I accepted this was not a long term solution, I thought that if we could get it to work in steady state conditions we could learn more about the process. RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer.

RepRap: Blog: Print any colour you like.

RepRap Blog

Possibly, though I am told that mixing concentrated dye into a conventional extrusion process is very difficult - you have to have it already in a plastic carrier anyway. RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer.

Adopting BIM for Civil Design in China: Benefits, Challenges, and Solutions

3D Perspectives

When new ways of working are proposed within a corporation, this can result in internal clashes or even paralysis while processes are reconfigured. Prior to 2005, the civil design institute used 2D design only and these drawings were not interlinked.

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How BattleBots SawBlaze Cuts through its Competition using SOLIDWORKS

The Solidworks Blog

From there it is a semi-iterative process to balance the requirements against the finer elements of the design. I started using SOLIDWORKS in 2005 and it has been the most valuable tool in my combat robotics career.

RepRap: Blog: Say goodby to thermistor table misery.

RepRap Blog

What is the effect of this on proccessor load and being able to continue to process incoming serial data and moving the print head which is also going on at the same time? RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. Saturday, June 02, 2012. Say goodby to thermistor table misery. Tired of trying to remember which thermistor table to activate in your firmware?

4 Technologies That Will Revolutionize Healthcare

BIS Research

Regarding this, Xenex can significantly improve current processes. The study began in 2005 and has the goal of using the data to share with medical professionals and help medical research and scientific progress. Authored By : Annabelle Lopez.

How e-Go Aeroplanes is Making Amateur Aviation a Breeze

The Solidworks Blog

Back in 2005, an aeronautical engineering whiz by the name of Giotto Castelli started doodling. Yet SOLIDWORKS made it possible to iterate the design process in a way that continually reduced the weight of the aircraft. You can read about e-Go’s manufacturing process here.).

XJet Brings Latest in Additive Manufacturing Developments to Rapid.Tech + FabCon 3.D

Additive Manufacturing

Visitors are invited onto the XJet stand to experience removing XJet’s soluble support material with their own hands – to truly witness the ease of this process,” comments XJet CEO Dror Danai. Founded in 2005, XJet developed and introduced the revolutionary NanoParticle Jetting technology.

Art and 3D Printing: Meet Curious Artist Koenraad Van Daele

i.materialise

Between 2005 and 2008, I worked a lot with Macromedia Flash animation software. I can be challenged by an open call, by a theme presented by a colleague, by other artists like Walker Evans, by a technical process or by what’s happening on my screen. How is your creative process?

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RepRap: Blog: Sourcing a 3d Printer

RepRap Blog

They do require processing with a drill press. RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. Sunday, April 10, 2011. Sourcing a 3d Printer.

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Mcor Technologies Appoints Chief Operations Officer

Additive Manufacturing

He also worked as Managing Director of Pillar data systems (EMEA) from 2005 to 2007 and Quantum Corporation (EMEA) from 1994 to 2005. Manufacturer of world’s only HD Colour, paper-based 3D printers adds COO to propel further company growth.

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XJet Extends Product Line Introducing Two Versions of the Carmel 1400 at Formnext 2019

Additive Manufacturing

XJet’s TCT award-winning soluble support material will also on display and visitors can experience this revolution in post processing speed first-hand. Founded in 2005, XJet developed and introduced the revolutionary NanoParticle Jetting technology.

AgentArrow 3D Prints Conversions for the T’au Empire in Warhammer 40,000

Shapeways Blog

I always found the models interesting, but it wasn’t until a friend of mine toward the end of 2005 started playing and constantly shared his excitement at school that I gained a genuine interest and bought my first models. I met Brandon Horsch a.k.a.

INFRASTRUCTURE EFFICIENCY: SMEDI’s Civil Engineering BIM Simplifies Project Complexity

3D Perspectives

This process is close to owners but very difficult for the designers. The designs, from the macro system to the micro parts, are displayed as 3D visuals, giving clarity and precision in the process of communication with all stakeholders. Originally published in Compass Magazine.

XJet to Display Unrivaled Metal and Ceramic 3D Printing Expertise at RAPID + TCT 2017 Event

Additive Manufacturing

during a New Processes Power-Up at Room 317/318. was founded in 2005 by Hanan Gothait, an innovator and veteran of the inkjet printing industry. Announces addition of key C-level executives to round out proven management team. Rehovot, Israel – May 7, 2017 – XJet Ltd. ,

Introducing the 3DEXPERIENCE Hackathon at 3DEXPERIENCE World

The Solidworks Blog

A SOLIDWORKS User since 2005, David Antanavige works for ULC Robotics to develop systems used in the service and repair of live gas mains and other utilities using robotics systems. 3D EXPERIENCE For Good stands for harmonizing product, nature and life with a priority on sustainability.

New Considerations When Upgrading to EPDM 2015

Fisher/Unitech

Additionally, SQL Server 2005 and 2008 are no longer supported , but EPDM media kits will be shipping with SQL Server 2014 this year. Repeat the process for all of your vaults including the Conisiomasterdb.

LPW Releases New AM Metal Powder Atomisation Case Study

Additive Manufacturing

19 April, 2017: Runcorn: LPW Technology Ltd , the market leader in the development, processing and supply of high quality metal powders and solutions for the Additive Manufacturing ( AM ) industry, has added its latest case study to the fast-growing suite of technical materials on its website.

America Makes Honors Ralph Resnick and Rob Gorham as Its Distinguished Collaborator Awardees

Additive Manufacturing

He holds several patents in manufacturing processes and metrology. Our experienced team specializes in identifying the needs, the players, the technologies, and processes to attain optimal solutions for our customers. Class of 2019 America Makes Ambassadors Announced.