Test out different Materials with SOLIDWORKS Simulation!

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The extensive SOLIDWORKS Simulation materials library can be used for many things such as mass properties, simulation studies etc. These materials include accurate mechanical properties that come into effect when simulation studies are run. SOLIDWORKS Simulation materials include steel, iron, aluminum, copper, titanium, zinc, non-metals, and many more: SOLIDWORKS Simulation Materials Library. Learn more about Simulation.

3D Printing News Briefs: October 7, 2018

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Siemens Corporate Technology is working on process simulation for additive manufacturing. 3D Printing Education Medical 3D Printing Metal 3D Printing 3d print heart model 3d printed bone repair 3d printed heart 3d printed orthopedics 3D printed surgical training materials 3D printed training models 3d printing processes 3D printing titanium aluminum 3d printing Biomodex Computational Fluid Dynamics Ironman race Medical Training multi-material orthopedics Sauber Siemens simulation trauma

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Pitt Engineers Receive $503,000 NSF Grant to Study How Aluminum Alloy Microstructures Form in Real Time

Additive Manufacturing

Prior to advent of the DTEM we could only simulate these transformations on a computer,” Dr. Wiezorek explained. “We By Swanson School of Engineering, University of Pittsburgh. Research will utilize Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s unique Dynamic Transmission Electron Microscope.

3D Printing News Briefs: May 19, 2017

3DPrint.com

Happy Friday! In this week’s second edition of 3D Printing News Briefs, Metalysis joins an international alloy technology partnership and CRP USA is exhibiting its WINDFORM 3D printing. View the entire article via our website.

Can You Identify the Best Design?

The Solidworks Blog

Carbon steel, Stainless steel or Aluminum? . Find out how SOLIDWORKS Simulation can help answer that question! SOLIDWORKS Simulation Simulation Step Up to SimulationSo, which is the best design?

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Extensive Materials Library: AKA Golden Nuggets for Product Engineers

The Solidworks Blog

When you need to test the performance of your product with virtual simulation, you MUST properly define the product’s physical characteristics so your test results closely mirror the product’s real behavior. Material definition for environmental impact simulation.

Engineers empower chefs with induction heating analysis using EMS for SOLIDWORKS

Javelin Tech Tips

It is not recommended to use Aluminum or Copper vessels (you can use Aluminum or Copper with modification to the cooking appliance by including a ferromagnetic disk which functions as a hot plate). Simulation using a standard induction cooker coil arrangement.

Technology Trend Setters and Innovators in Aerospace: What Do They Have in Common?

3D Perspectives

Morf3D , a 3D printing tier-1 supplier focused on aerospace and defense applications, has been producing 3D-printed aluminum and titanium components for Boeing satellites and helicopters since it was founded in 2015.

Why Our Low Carbon Future Depends on Mining

3D Perspectives

Minerals that were identified as being key inputs into low carbon technologies include: Wind: Aluminum, Chromium, Copper, Iron, Lead, Manganese, Neodymium, Nickel, Steel, Zinc. Solar: Aluminum, Copper, Zinc, Iron, Indium, Lead, Nickel, Silver.

FLX.ARM.S16 multitool low cost SCARA robot that can 3d print

DIY 3D Printing

Technical specifications: Motion Control and Simulation: FLX.IDE Motion Control Hardware Interface: FLX.CTL Connectivity: Ethernet Power: 100-120 VAC - 6 A 50/60 Hz or 200-240 VAC - 3 A 50/60 Hz Motors: Hybrid Stepper Reach: 16" [406.40

Additive Manufacturing – from trial and error to a true revolution

Leslie's Blog

Simulation tools that would allow us to get the parts “first-time right” are very much a prerequisite for AM to really take off. According to a December, 2014 National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) report: – Metal parts made from aluminum alloys was ~$3 per part for traditional manufacturing and ~$29 per part for additive manufacturing using selective laser sintering – a 10X cost increase. Guest blog by Dominic Gallello, CEO of MSC Software.

How to Configure Your SOLIDWORKS Workstation

The Solidworks Blog

They’re crafted out of aircraft-quality aluminum and steel-strengthening components for one purpose and one purpose only: to provide you with the finest workstation available to get the job done. There are some downsides to using a workstation for regular rendering or simulation.

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GE-19 Tech Stories From 2015 You Should Know About

Additive Manufacturing

This is also the idea behind the “ digital twin ” – cloud-based simulations of physical assets – which will soon encompass and start optimizing everything from wind turbines, power plants, jet engines and even the human body. By Dec 26, 2015 by Tomas Kellner | GE Reports.

Never mind the bottle…

3D Perspectives

Central to the concept is the JUNE connected bottle, made from glass and recycled aluminum, which provides a personalized analysis through a microbalance and a computer chip, combined with a mobile app. A simulated scent suited to their personality is then produced.

See the Newest SOLIDWORKS-Inspired Products in the SOLIDWORKS World Product Showcase

The Solidworks Blog

In this preview, you’ll see a wide sampling of products, from race car simulators to self-contained sustainable farms that fit into shipping containers. VRX Simulators. How They Use SOLIDWORKS : VRX simulators are designed, modified, and developed in SOLIDWORKS.

Prototype Machining: Pros and Cons of CNC for Prototyping

3E Rapid Prototyping

CNC machining is a widely used manufacturing process thanks to its versatility, accuracy, consistency and wide range of compatible materials: although aluminum alloys are the most common material for machining, numerous other metals and plastics can also be used. Aluminum.

Prototype Machining: Pros and Cons of CNC for Prototyping

3E Rapid Prototyping

CNC machining is a widely used manufacturing process thanks to its versatility, accuracy, consistency and wide range of compatible materials: although aluminum alloys are the most common material for machining, numerous other metals and plastics can also be used. Aluminum.

“Eau de moi” – a personalized perfume experience

3D Perspectives

Central to the concept is the JUNE connected bottle, made from glass and recycled aluminum, which provides a personalized analysis through a microbalance and a computer chip, combined with a mobile app. A simulated scent suited to their personality is then produced.

How Medical Professionals are Using Digital Manufacturing to Create Next-gen Anatomical Models

3E Rapid Prototyping

Digital manufacturing is making a big impact on many areas of medicine, from small things like the machining of aluminum test tube holders to futuristic practices like the 3D printing of titanium implants.

Taking Your Product to the Finishing Line

Stratasys

Stratasys Direct Manufacturing developed a prototype using Laser Sintering (LS) technology with Aluminum Filled Nylon 12 to emulate the billet forged Aluminum used in the final product. Additive manufacturing can make materials come to life in a single print.

Will 3D Printing be the demise of Plastic Injection Molding?

Leslie's Blog

Within injection molding, design changes with a steel mold are typically easy to make and relatively inexpensive, but with aluminum molding tools, a design change may require the expense of all new tooling. By Denny Scher.

3D Printing for the Injection Molding Process

Fisher/Unitech

Many designers utilize different simulation tools to ensure quality, but there is no substitute for being able to hold and touch a physical part, however tooling an aluminum mold for a small volume of parts can be rather expensive and take a fair amount of time to create. In the world of injection molding, the amount of challenges that mold makers and part designers face can be overwhelming.

Effeffe Berlinetta: A Car Of Yesterday, Conceived Today, Built in 3D CAD

The Solidworks Blog

The coachwork was entirely built by hand over the completed frame by a panel-beater, an artist who “set” thin aluminum sheets (0.8

Farnborough Q&A with David Ziegler

3D Perspectives

Electromagnetic Simulation – It is now more important than ever for aerospace engineers to understand how an aircraft behaves during a lightning strike. Traditional aluminum and titanium aircraft are effective conductors and tolerate lightning strikes well.

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The Final Frontier: How Space Is 3D Printing’s Greatest Proving Ground

Shapeways Blog

According to Scientific American , Adam Jakus and his colleagues in Ramille Shah’s lab at Northwestern University are developing a system that utilizes simulated Mars and Moon dust (regolith) inks.

Quantum leap

3D Perspectives

Researchers are seeking the best material for the superconducting ring, which may be aluminum, niobium or graphene. They could also be used for simulation, a potential game-changer in pharmaceuticals, clean energy and new materials. Written by Catherine Bolgar.

Restoring a Historic Warplane Cockpit with 3D Printing

Materialise

Then he set about discovering whether it was possible to recreate museum-quality spare parts for historical cockpit equipment, as well as to see whether there was a cost-efficient way of producing reproductions for the home cockpit/simulator market.

From Kickstarter to 3D Printing Business

i.materialise

He had already created an interactive simulator for the Solar system and was the perfect match to help Govy automate the whole process and make it faster. One of the main advantages of 3D printing is the benefits that it offers for mass customization.

Students Build Lighter, Faster Formula SAE Competition Cars with Stratasys 3D Printing

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

Before 3D printing was accessible to Iowa State’s Cyclone racing team, the intake consisted of many aluminum parts that had to be turned, milled, cut and welded all together. What’s in your toolbox?

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14 Best Accessories for the Microsoft Surface Pro 6

3D Printing Hub

Urban Armor Gear Rugged Aluminum Stand. With its magnetic hold compatibility, the Urban Armor Gear aluminum stand can work with the Signature Type Cover keyboard. These tips vary in terms of smoothness and softness, simulating the feel of writing on paper using pens or pencils.

The Week in 3D Printing: formnext 2017 Edition

Shapeways Blog

Stratysys is debuting the J750 3D Printing Solution software , which allows users to design for printing in specific materials, while Sigma Labs is releasing web-based quality assurance software PrintRite3D INSPECT , and Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence is tackling improving print quality with a stable of software tools like Simufact Additive , a simulation tool for predicting and reducing distortion in powder-bed printing.

How Do You Optimize the Structure of the World’s Largest…

Design 2 Part News

The simulation software has already been used to test materials used in Bell’s V280 helicopter, the NASA Orion crew module, the Ares 1, the Ares 5, and many commercial rockets across the globe. “How Do You Optimize the Structure of the World’s Largest All-Composite Aircraft?”

Keep On (Monster) Truckin’: Speeding Towards the Finish Line

The Solidworks Blog

The way you design something in a 3D simulation doesn’t necessary reflect how it will come out in real life, where gravity exists, and the team could only add so many T-pipes and crossbars for stability. Rob, Albert, and Sal in the mini-Max-D.

One Hundred Parts Down to One

Additive Manufacturing

By combining RF design simulation, mechanical engineering, and system optimization focused on AM, we provide metal 3D-printed antenna products at greatly reduced size, weight, lead-times, part count and cost—with as-good or better RF performance than conventionally manufactured systems.

How to Choose Injection Molding Surface Finishes and What are the Grades?

3D Printing Hub

You can now use technology to simulate how the material you plan to use will deliver the surface finish that you want. Mold flow simulation software packages can help you select the best material for your application. Injection molded parts can have a variety of surface finishes.

SOLIDWORKS World 2015 Partner Pavilion Preview

The Solidworks Blog

GibbsCAM with UKM technology was developed to further simplify programming, provide the flexibility to easily support the most advanced machines, and accurately simulate all of the machine components and capabilities of any machine.

NASA Lays the Groundwork for Homesteading in Space

Additive Manufacturing

Today, the Marshall team is using state-of-the-art 3-D printers that work with a variety of plastics and metals, including titanium, aluminum, nickel, and other alloys widely used in aerospace manufacturing. By NASA.