AIRTEC 2015

Wohlers Talk

Ralph Resnick, America Makes founding director and NCDMM president and executive director, speaking at AIRTEC 2015. He also reiterated his company’s plan to manufacture 30 tons of 3D-printed parts per month by December 2018, which will reduce raw material use by 270 tons per month.

Stratasys Kicks 2015 Off with Blooming Bouquet of New 3D Printing Materials

3D Printing Industry

Stratasys is kicking the year off with a whole new suite of colors for its line of ASA thermoplastics and additions to its Digital Materials portfolio. … The original post Stratasys Kicks 2015 Off with Blooming Bouquet of New 3D Printing Materials appeared first on 3D Printing Industry.

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What Material Should I Use For 3D Printing? – Advanced Materials Review #4 – Glow in the Dark Filament

3D Printing for Beginners

Welcome to another post in our Advanced 3D printing materials review series. MaterialsThis time, we’ll have a look at another exciting type of 3D printing filament: Glow-in-the-Dark Filament also known as Glow Filament. […].

Material hardness methods for 3D printing materials

Additively Blog

The hardness of a material used for rapid prototyping, support parts or of course final parts is one of the key properties an engineer looks for

Highlights Of The RapidPro 2015 Industrial and Home Professional

3D Printing for Beginners

Last week, we spent a couple of days visiting the RapidPro 2015 Industrial and Home Professional in Veldhoven, Netherlands. So here are our highlights of the RapidPro 2015: Felix Printers – Interesting Developments in the Pipeline.

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2015 Advanced Manufacturing Conference

3D Innovations

With the continuous development of new materials and finishes, the application of 3D printing can continue its transition to additive manufacturing, and have a profound impact on product development, prototyping, and manufacturing sectors. The post 2015 Advanced Manufacturing Conference appeared first on 3D Innovations. This week we were in attendance at the inaugural Advanced Manufacturing Conference here in Honolulu.

What’s New in 2015 for Subscription Services Customers

The Solidworks Blog

Here are the top 5 new enhancements that you can now get access to with SOLIDWORKS 2015 : SOLIDWORKS Costing. Get access to these enhancements and more with the new SOLIDWORKS 2015. To learn more about new enhancements added to SOLIDWORKS 2015, watch the videos.

Das richtige 3D-Druck Material finden dank des Additively Material Finders

Additively Blog

Finden Sie das richtige Material aus über 250 3D-Druck Materialien mit dem Additively Material Finder. Holen Sie automatisch Angebote für Ihre Teile in diesem Material ein

What Material Should I Use For 3D Printing? – Advanced Materials Review #2 – Taulman 618 and Taulman 645 Nylon

3D Printing for Beginners

Welcome to another post in our Advanced 3D printing materials review series. Keep on reading to find out how these materials can benefit your 3D printing projects. They just recommend purging about 50mm of filament after changing the material. Materials

The CAM Ecosystem at SOLIDWORKS World 2015

The Solidworks Blog

Here are the Certified Gold and CAM partners on the expo floor at SOLIDWORKS World 2015. For the secure checking of the toolpaths, a 3D simulation with material removal was inserted. CAM Partners SOLIDWORKS SOLIDWORKS World 2015 CAD/CAM Partner Partner Pavilion SWW15

From Start to Finish, We’ve Got Product Development Covered at SOLIDWORKS World 2015

The Solidworks Blog

There is no better place to learn new skills and get re-energized and inspired than at the 3D design event of the year – SOLIDWORKS World 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona. SOLIDWORKS offers integrated and easy-to-use solutions for designing and developing innovative products.

What Material Should I Use For 3D Printing? – Advanced Materials Review #3 – ABS+ from Trideus

3D Printing for Beginners

In this third post in our Advanced 3D printing materials review series, we are going to have a look at a very special kind of ABS: ABS+ from Trideus. If you have ever printed with ABS before, you’ll certainly know that ABS can be a tricky material to work with. Materials

Oxford Performance Materials 3D Printed Spinal Implants Clear FDA

3D Printer

Oxford Performance Material has cleared a major hurdle. The FDA has approved their 3D printed spinal implants for use in patients across the country. The SpineFab® VBR implant system is now the first and only 3D printed polymer load-bearing device on the market. OPM’s CEO Scott DeFelice is thrilled that his team’s hardwork has paid off. Receiving FDA clearance for our SpineFab system is a significant accomplishment for our team and a key milestone for OPM,” he said.

Find the right 3D printing material with the Additively Material Finder

Additively Blog

Find the right material from more than 250 3D printing materials with the Additively Material Finder. Automatically collect quotations for your parts in the selected material

Highlights of the 3D printing industry from RAPID 2015

Leslie's Blog

This year’s RAPID 2015 3D printing and Additive Manufacturing show was in beautiful Long Beach, CA. 3D Printers Additive Manufacturing Industries Leslie's blog MaterialsIf you did not get a chance to visit the show, here’s a quick look at what was on display. Enjoy! Leslie Langnau. llangnau@wtwhmedia.com. Make Parts Fast.

Cutting-edge 3D printer prints in 10 materials simultaneously

3D Printing Review

MIT engineers have built a 3D printer that can print in 10 different materials at once, streamlining the manufacturing process. Current multimaterial 3D printers are limited to three materials at one time and start at around $150,000.

3D printing takes another huge step forward at CES 2015

3D Printing Review

Based on a walk through the 3D printing enclave, we’ve picked out some of the most impressive printers launched at CES 2015. Like most color 3D printers, the CubePro C has a monotone substrate and then mixes CMYKW pigments into it as needed to create the final colored material.

SolidWorks World 2015

Axis CAD Solutions

One person presents the material and the other fields questions from and helps the participants. Ron is filling the role of material presenter and I’m the participant helper. Truth be told, Ron prepared most of the material for this session.

Introducing the 3DP-RDM Feasibility Studies: Redistributing Material Supply Chains for 3D printing

Capturing the Value

Following the recent feasibility study competition, the 3DP-RDM network is funding four projects in 2015. Today we introduce the third study, “Redistributing Material Supply Chains for 3D printing”, which is being led by Prof.

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Looking back on 2015

Shapeways Blog

Cliche or not, we can’t believe 2015 is coming to an end. From the amazing products that came out of our printers to the cool people we’ve had the chance to work with, 2015 was certainly a year to remember. Other new materials we’re excited about?

A CES 2015 Technology Recap

3D Innovations

CES 2015 came to an end on Friday but the buzz surrounding the event lives on. CES 2015: The final word – CNET “Drones and 3D printers are continuing to evolve rapidly. 3D printers, which are moving beyond plastic filaments with such materials as metal, wood and stone — not to mention chocolate. ” 3D Printing goes big at CES 2015 – CNET “There are 57 3D printing vendors at CES 2015, double the number present at last year’s show.

MakerBot Announces New PLA Composite Materials, New Services and Partnerships at 2015 CES

3DPrint.com

3D Printing Business 2015 international ces icebox challenge jenny lawton makerbot makerbot digital store makerbot pla composites makerbot services martha stewart the foundry thingiverse As if this wasn’t already a week filled with incredible news, crazy new printers, and interesting projects related to 3D printing, MakerBot has just made several major announcements. At last year’s CES, MakerBot made headlines with... View the entire article via our website.

What’s new in 3D printing? Five leaders at EmTech 2015 weigh in

3D Printing Review

Skylar Tibbets talks at EmTech 2015 at MIT Image: Hope Reese/TechRepublic. At EmTech 2015, a group of 3D printing leaders discuss how far the technology has come—and where it’s headed. Programmable materials. This can create a material (wood) that is able to warp or fold.

DragonOff 3D Print competition 2015

RichRap

During October 2015 a grand Dragon printing competition raged on Twitter (and G+) it was a great display of invention, skill and 3D Printing ability. James Fordham - @ 3D_PrintReviews Printed in NinjaFlex - Tricky material for a tall dragon model - well done.

Material can change shape with 4D Printing

Sculpteo

Programmable materials are able to change shape without complex stimulation. 4D Printing project is a part of their Programmable Material field of research. ” Just like 3D Printing, 4D Printing work as a combination between Software + Material + Printer.

EOS Unveils New Materials and Technology at 2015 formnext Conference

3DPrint.com

3D Printers 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Business DMLS metal 3D printer eos EOS M 100 EOS M 290 EOSTATE MeltPool Monitoring formnext stainless steel stainlesssteel cxNovember 17-20, major players in the additive manufacturing industry will gather at the formnext conference and exhibition in Frankfurt, Germany. Out of the multiple companies presenting at the. View the entire article via our website.

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Materialise Sets Out to Streamline the 3D Printing Industry at MWC 2015

3D Printing Industry

And, yet, that is exactly what Materialise wants to do and has begun to do, being of of the few companies that occupies just about every segment of 3D printing and uniting within itself several different AM technologies, design software, materials, scanners, and complete service solutions.…

Heavy Metal: +Mfg Metal 3D Printer Unveiled at Automate 2015

3D Printing Industry

Imagine”, this is the word that adorned the face of the +1000K machine when it premiered at Automate 2015 in Chicago last week. … The original post Heavy Metal: +Mfg Metal 3D Printer Unveiled at Automate 2015 appeared first on 3D Printing Industry. 3D Printers 3D Printing Industrial Materials Metal 3D Printing News By Andrew Wheeler.

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Enter to Win the 2015 Shapeways 3D Printing Campus Battle!

Shapeways Blog

Attention US university students: enroll in the Shapeways Education Discount Program to enter to win the 2015 Campus Battle! Print one of your designs in any material, and we’ll cover the cost up to $25.

Four Key Takeaways from the Wohlers Report 2015

Stratasys

It’s not easy to summarize a 300+ page report in the span of a blog post, especially one as thorough and educationally deep as Wohlers Report 2015 on the state of the 3D printing industry. Global revenue from AM products (mostly machines and materials) grew by 31.6%

2015 Advanced Manufacturing Conference

3D Innovations

With the continuous development of new materials and finishes, the application of 3D printing can continue its transition to additive manufacturing, and have a profound impact on product development, prototyping, and manufacturing sectors. The post 2015 Advanced Manufacturing Conference appeared first on 3D Innovations. This week we were in attendance at the inaugural Advanced Manufacturing Conference here in Honolulu.

3D printing is helping researchers in development of energy-absorbing material

Leslie's Blog

Because 3D printing forms objects differently than traditional machining or injection molding, it enables researchers to think outside the box when developing new materials. The researchers are working on a new type of energy-absorbing material that might be 3-D printable.

10 Things 3D Printing Transformed in 2015

3D Systems

10 Things 3D Printing Transformed in 2015 Wednesday, December 30, 2015 - 17:30 As 3D scanning, design and printing continue to evolve in sophistication, the stories and impacts they carry radiate to wider circles with more lasting effects.

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BioBot 1 Desktop 3D Bioprinter Set to Officially Launch at 2015 TERMIS Next Week

3DPrint.com

3D Printers 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 2015 TERMIS World Congress 3d bio printer 3d bioprinter 3d bioprinting 3d print tissue BioBot 1 3D printer biobots biobots bioprinterWe’ve been at the forefront, reporting on bioprinting even more intently of late, watching this area of 3D printing pick up real steam–and great interest–as concepts are turning to reality, and solidly so. With... View the entire article via our website.

Introducing Our Coolest Material Yet – Moon Dust!

Shapeways Blog

Now, Shapeways is incredibly thrilled to announce that we’ve added the most innovative material to our portfolio yet – moon dust. Stay tuned for more details on our moon dust material, which we’ll open up to the public on the date of the next full moon.

Future Materials for 3D Printing

Sculpteo

3D Printing has grown rapidly and it’s gaining popularity in areas like fashion, aeronautics, and medicine; thanks to innovative new materials we see this technology being used for wildly different purposes. Fashionable items are being printed in materials like wood, marble, stone etc.

New in SOLIDWORKS 2015 – Costing with Custom Stock Bodies

Javelin Tech Tips

SolidWorks 2015 has introduced new methods for Costing. Costs can be associated to the stock body based on existing costing analysis of the stock part, its mass and the material cost per mass, or manually entering a custom cost of the stock. Tech Tips SOLIDWORKS 2015 SolidWorks Costin

i.materialise Introduces Copper to 3D Printing Materials Line-Up

3D Printing Industry

Beglian 3D printing service i.materiliase has been greatly expanding its materials portfolio, making a wide variety of metals, ceramics, and even laser-sintered wood available options for customers ordering 3D prints online. 3D Printing Materials NewsBy Michael Molitch-Hou.

MIT 3D Prints Bacteria to Create Organically Reactive Material

3D Printing Industry

We have already witnessed numerous ways that sensors and robotics can be implemented into 3D printing projects, using non-printed components to cause a reaction in the printed material. By Tyler Koslow.

A Look into Powder Materials for Metal 3D Printing

3D Printing Industry

Today, a plethora of 3D printing techniques can shape objects from an ever growing list of materials – photo-polymeric resins, extruded filament, powders of plastics, pure metals and alloys, etc. 3D Printing Industry Insights Materials Metal 3D PrintingBy Alban Leandri.

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Disney is Manipulating the Material Properties of 3D Printed Toys

3D Printing Industry

Disney research has been up to some 3D printing research I think you’ll find pretty interesting: They’ve been using a method to change material properties throughout a print, without changing the printing medium itself. 3D Printers 3D Software Materials News Research Toys

Halloween 2015 is all 3D Printed

RichRap

With machines and materials to test and experiment with, what better way than getting the kids involved and printing some useful and interesting objects for some spooky Halloween fun. Refil 90% recycled PET material for 3D printing.

WillowFlex 3D printing filament to lead Organic Material Evolution

3D Printing Review

A new organic 3D printing material has landed on Kickstarter in the hope of being the next step towards the “Organic Material Evolution” WillowFlex is a flexible bioplastic filament made from non-GMO corn starch and raw compostable materials that have passed both U.S.