Top Five Product Design Articles

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Product design is about building a product that is simultaneously functional, intuitive and appealing to a range of consumers. Before you dive into product development, we have compiled five of our top product design articles for you. These articles touch on everything from preparing for your first product development meeting to building a product that consumers will love for years to come. Product Design: Building Products Customers Can’t Live Without.

Most Read Articles from Last Week – November 8th

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While one of the main limits to consumer 3D printing adoption is accessible 3D software, there are more and more online apps that help you make products to 3D print by modifying basic 3D designs. Most Read ArticlesBy Michael Molitch-Hou.

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Most Read Articles from Last Week – October 4th

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has come out with an innovative and easy-to-use device that, combined with a smartphone, will allow users to scan small objects in 3D, as well as take p… The Dreamcatcher Project: Autodesk Announces Next-Gen Design Platform. Most Read ArticlesBy 3D Printing Industry.

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Most Read Articles from Last Week – July 19th

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Designer’s Dream Cyborg 3D Printed into Reality. Generative design is a method of automating design by setting parameters that a software has to follow. … The original post Most Read Articles from Last Week – July 19th appeared first on 3D Printing Industry.

Most Read Articles from Last Week – July 12th

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A few weeks ago, I was contacted by a young Italian collective of designers called Collettivo Cocomeri. … The original post Most Read Articles from Last Week – July 12th appeared first on 3D Printing Industry. Most Read ArticlesBy 3D Printing Industry.

Most Read Articles from Last Week – May 3rd, 2015

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Lukas Hoppe, an 18-year-old about to finish secondary school in Bremen, Germany is trying to raise money on Indiegogo to build a prototype of his design for an open source, desktop SLS 3D printer. Most Read ArticlesBy 3D Printing Industry.

Most Read Articles from Last Week – January 10

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As a norm, we do not usually write up articles on teaser videos on news that will be announced within hours. is a truly unique and powerful 3D printing design service that utilizes a proprietary additive manufacturing process called MICA Freeform. 3D Printing Most Read Articles

Most Read Articles from Last Week – February 1

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Instructables user wootin24 has come up with a design that upcycles those old drives into a 3D printer with just a… Sharebot Debuts DLP 3D Printer for Jewelry Printing. … The original post Most Read Articles from Last Week – February 1 appeared first on 3D Printing Industry.

Most Read Articles from Last Week – January 3

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… The original post Most Read Articles from Last Week – January 3 appeared first on 3D Printing Industry. Most Read Articles By 3D Printing Industry. 5 3D Printing Stories to Prove How Far We Can Go.

Most Read Articles from Last Week – December 7

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Autodesk has made a stunning announcement that creates free* access to its leading design software to over half a BILLION students and educators across almost a million global educational faculties. Most Read Articles By 3D Printing Industry.

Most Read Articles from Last Week – March 29th

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At SXSW, Matt Gajkowski, the CEO of Tiko 3D, showed off the company’s ready-for-Kickstarter 3D printer and talked about his team’s engineering and designing process.… Most Read Articles By 3D Printing Industry. Wherever Whenever Access to Every 3D Printable Model.

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Most Read Articles from Last Week – October 11th

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The title of this article may sound like post-modern gibberish, but transforming your smartphone into a 3D printer is exactly what OLO is designed to do.… … The original post Most Read Articles from Last Week – October 11th appeared first on 3D Printing Industry. Most Read ArticlesBy 3D Printing Industry. Photopolymer Specialists Photocentric to Launch a €699 “Liquid Crystal” 3D Printer.

Most Read 3D Printing Articles – February 13, 2016

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SolidWorks’ Apps for Kids Aim to Get Young Students into 3D Design. … The original post Most Read 3D Printing Articles – February 13, 2016 appeared first on 3D Printing Industry. Most Read ArticlesBy Michael Molitch-Hou.

Most Read 3D Printing Articles – February 6, 2016

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Stratasys has long been involved in education, supporting schools with 3D printers and expertise as well as encouraging young designers with 3D printing contests. And, through their MakerBot subsidia… VECTARY Creates 3D Design Platform for All Users. Most Read Articles

Top Four Manufacturing & Commercialization Articles

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Before you dive into the manufacturing phase, we have compiled four of our top manufacturing and commercialization related articles for you. These articles touch on everything from “what to expect from a manufacturing partner” to “how to design for manufacturing from the start”. Why Does Design For Manufacturability Matter? 3D Innovations is a Product Development Company – from the 3D Design to a fully functional 3D Prototype & Product.

Most 3D Printing Read Articles – February 27, 2016

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Is a Designer on Thingiverse Getting Unlawfully Abused by an eBay Seller? What makes 3D marketplaces like Thingiverse and MyMiniFactory such a pleasant experience for designers is the open access it gives them to the 3D printing community. Most Read Articles

Most Read 3D Printing Articles – January 23, 2015

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Out of all of the desktop 3D printer manufacturers out there, Zortrax may be among the best to show off their 3D printers’ capabilities through the creation of amazing 3D printable designs.… Most Read ArticlesBy 3D Printing Industry. A Photo Guide to 3D Printing at CES 2016.

Top Four Hardware Startup Articles

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These articles touch on everything from the complexitites of launching a hardware product to the scaling your startup. Years ago these steps in themselves took months, today 3D printing along with a plethora of other advancements means that you can test designs and prototype in days or weeks. 3D Innovations is a Product Development Company – from the 3D Design to a fully functional 3D Prototype & Product.

Most Read 3D Printing Articles – February 20, 2016

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In April of last year, Autodesk first announced its partnership with legendary toy manufacturer Mattel, saying that they would be powering the toy company’s design apps. Most Read ArticlesBy 3D Printing Industry. Autodesk & Mattel Release New $299 3D Printer for Families.

Top Four Product Development & 3D Printing Articles

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We have gathered the top four, most shared, product development and 3D printing articles from our blog and put them here, in one place, for easy access and reference. These articles touch on everything from finding the right product development partner to a glimpse into the future of additive manufacturing. When designing your product, keep in mind that using both technologies during product development might be just what you need.

Most Read Articles from Last Week – December 20th

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Cambridge, Massachusetts, based Onshape is shaping up to be one of the defining CAD software for the next generations of engineers and designers.… … The original post Most Read Articles from Last Week – December 20th appeared first on 3D Printing Industry.

After Generating Intense Social Media Interest, 3D Printing Chemistry Article Wins the STAM 2016 Altmetric Award

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View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing Business Medical 3D Printing Science & Technology 3d printed chemistry 3d printed polymers 3D printing alternative materials 3d printing experiment 3D printing to remove pollutants American University award experiment FDA journal article NIST polymer polymer chemistry science Science and Technology of Advanced Materials scientific study

RepRap: Blog: Big RepRap Refereed Journal Article

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Big RepRap Refereed Journal Article. It is, of course, a scholarly engineering article intended for academics. Labels: citation , refereed journal article. for me it's a perfect exemple of how Design must be (biomimetism ftw). RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. Thursday, April 14, 2011.

Additive Flow Goes Adds Additive Awareness to Generative Design

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A new startup has emerged from stealth mode promising a software capable of aiding designers in enhancing their parts for additive manufacturing (AM) in ways that go beyond generative design. View the entire article via our website.

Coding for 3D Part 2: Generative Design

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This is a quick excerpt that is talking about what we will be focusing on within this coding series: generative design. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printed Art 3D Printing 3D Software Science & Technology 3D objects coding design process designers Generative design iterative design simplicity simulations

Norsk Titanium Receives Boeing Engineering Test Article Order

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Boeing has issued a purchase order to Norsk Titanium for proprietary Rapid Plasma Deposition titanium engineering test articles produced by Norsk’s MERKE IV RPD machines. Titanium RPD™ Components to Enable Flight Certification for Boeing Commercial Airplanes. FARNBOROUGH, U.K.—July

Climate Disrupted: Optimizing Designs for Better Efficiency

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If industrialized society is determined to maintain its industrial activities, its engineers will need to completely rethink how parts are designed in order to improve energy efficiency. View the entire article via our website.

Solidscape announces winners of 3D printed jewellery design competition

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Solidscape reveals winners of 2015 Baselworld Design Competition showcasing 3D printing technology in jewellery and fine art. Her delicate interpretation of the tiny dancer could only be realised by the combination of brilliant CAD design and high precision 3D printing.

Autodesk provides free 3D design software to millions of students worldwide

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Autodesk has made its industry-leading design, engineering and entertainment software free to more than 680 million students and educators worldwide. Autodesk also offers free project-based learning content and resources including the Digital STEAM Workshop and Design Academy.

Revolutionary Fashion Designers who use 3D Printing in their Designs

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Many designers are turning into 3D printing to produce less waste and save more energy in comparison to conventional techniques. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3D printed clothing 3d printing fashion fashion designerThe fashion industry is changing into an eco-friendly environment.

Design Student Uses Unique 3D Printing Process to Construct Furniture

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People have been designing and producing 3D printable furniture for years now, to varying degrees of success. His connectors were designed to securely hold together flat pieces of standard.3 One of the possible solutions is the joint design.

Coding for 3D Part 5: Parametric Design

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This is an article focused on my choice of learning parametric design through this series. The post Coding for 3D Part 5: Parametric Design appeared first on 3DPrint.com | The Voice of 3D Printing. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing Editorials / Opinions Education Science & Technology 3d design 3d printing constraints design thinking ingenuity innovation parametric design prototyping

i.materialise’s 3D Printed “Wood Challenge” — Contestants Design Objects With New Wood Material

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At the beginning of June, i.materialise announced it was hosting a competition, the Wood Challenge, to showcase its newest 3D printing material and the technology that has been developed to provide yet another option for 3D designers.

YOU CAN DESIGN AND 3D-PRINT YOUR OWN GOLD AND SILVER JEWELRY WITH TROVE

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As it currently stands, Trove offers customers 30 standard jewelry designs that can then be customized into an infinite number of possibilities. So here’s to the latest line on your resume — “jewelry designer.” Who says jewelry making has to remain a priesthood?

Take Our Summer 3D Printing Design Courses and Enter Our Design Contest!

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Our summer courses are just a couple of months away and we are excited that attendees of our Advanced Design for 3D Printing crash course get to have their design entered into our design. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d modeling courses 3d printing classes 3d printing courses Advanced Design for 3D Printing beginner cokreeate courses design contest SelfCAD

Design Patents and Utility Patents for Startups

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For the purpose of this piece, patents — particularly design patents and utility patents — will be the focus of the conversation. There are three types of patents: utility, design and plant patents. Exploring Design Patents and Utility Patents.

Generative design, inspired by the living world

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This article appeared in our 2018 annual report. Generative design has moved into a new phase. The key strength of this new generative design technique is in its tremendous agility and the creative power of the mathematics on which it is built. 3D generative design Morphogenesi

HP’s Partner Network Teams Up to Battle COVID-19 with Simple Designs & 3D Printed Innovations

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View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d design files adaptor collaboration coronavirus covid-19 digital manufacturing face mask hp hp 3d printing HP Multi Jet Fusion MJF pandemic partnerships RespiratorNormally, this is the time of year when we’re fielding a constant flood of press releases, firming up travel plans, and starting to set interview schedules for the annual 3D. The post.

Understanding Plastic Part Design

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Plastic parts are now commonplace in consumer product design, and for good reason. For the engineering and design team at URB-E, it was a no brainier to utilize plastic components for the fenders and battery hub in order to ramp up its production.

2020 Additive World Design for Additive Manufacturing Challenge Winners Announced Virtually

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This week, during the 8th Additive World Conference in Eindhoven, the winners of the Additive World Design for Additive Manufacturing Challenge 2020 were announced virtually by Ultimaker’s. View the entire article via our website.

Should you know the difference between Ordinary & Generative Design? – 2 Minute Read

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Ordinary vs. Generative Design. The distinction between ordinary and generative design is going to be crucially important. Ordinary design is based on conveying known information to achieve a specific outcome. This is how people are designing in CAD today.

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Hasbro Lets Consumers Design Their Own Toys Through 3D Printing

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SuperFanArt site could give Hollywood a new way to engage fans through consumer-designed products. The SuperFanArt page enables consumers to create and share their designs and sell their 3D printed designs through Shapeways marketplace and community (see some of the items above).

Generative Design Team at Helyx 3D Prints Lightweight Racing Quadcopter

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The team at Helyx, headquartered in Italy, is exploring the limits of generative design with their 3D printed drone, a lightweight racing quadcopter created for agility and speed, and the. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printed drone 3D printed quadcopter Autodesk Generative Design Beta Fusion 360 Generative design Helyx HP’s Multi Jet Fusion italy