ITAMCO enlists EOS to 3D print portable runway mat for U.S. Air Force

3D Printing Industry

Aerospace America Makes Atlas 3D Chad Barden EOS ITAMCO Lyles School of Civil Engineering Nadia Aljabi Pablo Zavattieri Patrick Boyd Purdue University Scott Hartford Sunata United States Air ForceLeading industrial 3D printer OEM EOS is helping Indiana Technology and Manufacturing Company (ITAMCO), an American machining technology and services company, to develop a new runway mat for the United States Air Force (USAF) using its 3D printing technology.

ITAMCO Wins Contract with US Air Force to Develop 3D-Printed Runway Mat

Additive Manufacturing

“The additive markets continue to evolve with new materials and unique geometries like PXCM on a near daily basis,” said Chad Barden, CEO of Atlas 3D. By Kathy Levy. Plymouth, Indiana. May 20, 2019.

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uLab Systems achieves commercial milestone for 3D digital dental software

3D Printing Industry

Medical & Dental 2019 American Association of Orthodontists AAO Charlie Wen Dr. Chad Rowan FDA Rowan Orthodontics U.S. uLab Systems, a digital dental company based in California (CA), has announced a commercial milestone for its U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-cleared dental aligner planning software, which allows for the same-day 3D printing of clear orthodontic appliances.

U.S. Army lab explores materials at nano-level using 3D atom probe for future military body armor

3D Printing Industry

Materials Cameca 3D Atom Probe Dr. Chad Hornbuckle Dr. Denise Yin Lehigh University Texas A&M University U.S. Material scientists from the U.S.

The Bionic Glove Project Is Giving a Sierra Leone Civil War Survivor a New 3D Printed Hand

3DPrint.com

Chad Coarsey was born with symbrachydactyly of the left hand, which left him without most of his hand but with a functional wrist. 3D Printing Health 3D Printing 3d printed hand 3d printed prosthetic 3d printed prosthetic hand Chad Coarsey Damba Koroma e-nable enabling the future Florida Atlantic University Julian Sanchez Perry Weinthal prosthetics The Bionic Glove Project the Quantum Foundation

Sunata software by Atlas 3D streamlines design engineering for 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

3D Software AlSi10Mg Amazon Web Services America Makes Atlas 3D Chad Barden Ferrium C64 ITAMCO johnson & johnson Notre Dame University QuesTek SS-174 SS-316L Sunata TCN Thermal Circuit Network TI-6AL-4V University of PittsburghAtlas 3D, the publisher of cloud-based additive manufacturing tools has released its Sunata print preparation software for Direct Metal Laser Sintering (DMLS) 3D printing.

3D Design Platform Kwambio Re-Launches with New Designers and a New Creative Director

3DPrint.com

3D Design 3D printed art 3D Printing Business 3d design marketplace 3D file customization 3d marketplace 3D printing platforms Chad Phillips customization kwamb.io Lots of 3D printing platform/marketplaces pop up on a regular basis, but few cause the kind of buzz that Kwambio did when it officially launched last year. Like other marketplaces, customers could. View the entire article via our website.

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3D-Printed Figurines

Wohlers Talk

Josh Hope, Jaime Martinez, and Chad Vranich of Mimaki USA. 3D scanning and printing tools make it possible to produce color figurines of action figures, pets, our kids, and a lot more. Prior to our daughter’s wedding last July, we decided to produce a custom cake topper of her and her fiancé.

Retro designed 3d printer in post-WW2 table saw frame

DIY 3D Printing

I LOVE the design of this 3d printer made by Chad Bridgewater ! Here is his NOS 3d printer in old table saw: Kudos Chad! It is a true piece of art!

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Converting an old toolbox into a DIY 3d printer

DIY 3D Printing

Chad Bridgewater is a maker that uses old machines and converts them into 3d printers and other digital fabrication devices. Here is a latest video presentation from video series showing each step of the process: For detailed build log take a look at: [link] Another great project Chad!

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PLM411 S?mP?g Collaboration Software Ad / ECO and PLM Interview

Tech Clarity

The ad is followed by a great discussion with Chad Jackson of Lifecycle Insights on Engineering Change Management and how PLM software can help. Tech-Clarity takes a jab at collaboration software with this funny infomercial on the fictitious S?mP?g g solution.

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Prepping Students for the Future with 3D Printing Skills

3D Systems

For some this may seem a risky choice, but Ben had nothing to fear because he knew he was uniquely equipped with an employable skill set, thanks to a summer and after-school program his teachers Jeff Epps and Chad Osborne created in 2009 to bring 3D literacy into K-12 education.

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Google Cardboard & Sketchfab Helps Pediatric Surgeon Save Baby’s Life

3D Printing Industry

Although doctors in Minnesota felt there was nothing that could be done for poor Teegan, her parents Cassidy and Chad Lexcen searched relentlessly for a second (and more hopeful) opinion. By Tyler Koslow.

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The Summer of Kainotomia is Back

3D Systems

Together with his teaching partner, Chad Osborne, Jeff led a devoted group of 5 th to 12 th graders in this year’s Summer of Kainotomia. The Summer of Kainotomia is Back Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 17:36. Kaino-what? Kainotomia. It’s a Greek word meaning innovation.

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Adding to Custom Property List

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. Custom properties inside SOLIDWORKS are a great way to automate properties between parts/assemblies and drawings. There is an automatic list of properties to choose from, but there are custom properties that might not be in the list. .

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Create Solids Quicker Than Ever

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. . . . One of the many enhancements in SolidWorks 2016 is a new way to convert surfaces to solids even quicker than before. Previously, once multiple surfaces were trimmed together, a “Thicken” command was required to convert the remaining surface to a solid.

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Configuring Sounds in SolidWorks

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. When you are working at a computer all day long; sounds, especially repetitive sounds can get annoying. I’m sure we’ve all heard the different beeps that SOLIDWORKS does to notify us of issues.

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Why Do I Have Multiple Service Packs of the Same SOLIDWORKS Version in My Program List?

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. A fairly common issue that I have seen both during support calls and on my own computer is having multiple service packs of the same SOLIDWORKS version installed on my computer. This is caused by a mismatch in installed features.

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SOLIDWORKS 2016 What’s New – eDrawings – #SW2016

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. Technical communication is vital these days. SOLIDWORKS recognizes that it is not feasible to install the software on all computers. To get around this and still enable full technical communication, enhancements of SOLIDWORKS 2016 include new features of eDrawings.

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Mesh Sectioning Enhances Understanding of Simulation Studies

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. As discussed in our 2016 Blog series, there have been many enhancements in SOLIDWORKS 2016. A new and very useful tool in understanding the internal results of simulation studies has been created. This tool is mesh sectioning.

Common Mistake in Exporting Flow Results to Simulation Studies

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. When my grandparents moved to Idaho, they decided to build a privacy fence.

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Highlighted Cursor for SOLIDWORKS Presentations

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. Something I’ve noticed when using SOLIDWORKS in front of people whether it be during a demo, a training class, or a SOLIDWORKS presentation is that the mouse can be hard to see as it moves across the screen.

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SOLIDWORKS 2015 What’s New – Simulation: Load Contact Manager #sw2015

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, Certified SOLIDWORKS Professional. When running simulations a Design Study can save a lot of time to find the best design. In SOLIDWORKS 2015 we now have the Load Contact Manager.

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Customizing the context sensitive toolbars

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. One of the common types of enhancements that SolidWorks likes to create involves minimizing mouse movement.

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Precise Placement of Forces and Fixtures

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. When working with SOLIDWORKS Simulation, exact positioning of fixtures and external loads is very important. Occasionally they are placed on entire faces such as pictured below. This however, is seldom the case.

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DJO – Supporting athletes one knee at a time

Jeff's Tool Shed

Shawn Merriman, Mark Tauscher, Chad Clifton and Carson Palmer use them. If you watch College football, you’ve seen their products. If you’re a Chargers fan, you’ve seen their products. Bengals or Packers? Yup, you too. DJO, Inc. designs and produces state-of-the-art knee braces, among other things. 90% of NCAA Division I teams use them. What’s […]. The post DJO – Supporting athletes one knee at a time appeared first on Jeff's Tool Shed.

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SOLIDWORKS 2015 What’s New – Drawing: Zoom to Sheet #sw2015

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, Certified SOLIDWORKS Professional. When working with Drawings, especially when using the “Auto-start projected view” in the View Palette, it can be very easy drop a view outside the drawing sheet.

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The Importance of Organization

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. For almost all users of SOLIDWORKS, organization is vital for understanding another designer’s methods. Everyone designs a little differently and what makes perfect sense to one person may seem completely crazy to another.

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Complex Curved Shapes Made Simple

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. There are many methods to creating objects in SOLIDWORKS. Use of loft and boundary extrusions or surfacing techniques can go a long way. Another method is using the multi-body command “Combine” that is found in the Direct Editing tab.

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Repairing Imported Geometry Using SolidWorks Surfacing

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. SolidWorks Surfacing. When importing non-native SOLIDWORKS files, errors in the geometry may occur. Surfacing techniques can be used to correct the file. In this case, there is a fillet that did not get extended all the way around an edge.

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Arts can’t be spelled without “t”(echnology) and “s”(cience)

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. Last week we had students from Dayspring School of the Arts visit to learn more about 3D printers. Since the school is primarily geared towards the arts, this was a new experience for all of them. They were from different science classes and from the robotics team.

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Advanced Helical Sweeps in SOLIDWORKS

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. Most of the time, creating a helical sweep is easy. But what if the diameter changes? Using the Helix/Spiral command allows users to create a variable pitch spiral. But what if we don’t know the different parameters of how the diameter changes?

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Aligned Views: Do we always want them?

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. Everyone is familiar with the standard 3 views (Front, Top, and Right) that go in most drawings. SOLIDWORKS is very good at placing the views so that they line up automatically as shown below.

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How to set Part level sketches as different layers in your Drawing

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. Recently a question was asked to myself and a coworker on how to set Part level sketches as different layers in a Drawing file in SOLIDWORKS. We took up the challenge and started working it out. When clicking on the sketch, no option is given to change the layer.

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SOLIDWORKS 2016 What’s New – PhotoView 360 – #SW2016

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. SOLIDWORKS 2016 has made some very nice enhancements to PhotoView 360 that make it even easier to use with even more functionality. These upgrades include advanced Preview and Scene Illumination changes.

Combining Simulations Results with Renderings

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. Renderings are great for showing off your product before making a physical prototype and FEA simulations are great for understanding the stresses and deflections on your product under normal usage, but what if you could combine them? Can SOLIDWORKS do it?

SOLIDWORKS Model Based Definition (MBD) 2015 arrived!

The Solidworks Blog

Source: Chad Jackson, The 2014 State Of Model Based Enterprise Report, 2014). I’m pleased to announce that SOLIDWORKS Model Based Definition (MBD) 2015 was released this week! Many people asked me what is MBD and why.

How to make your SOLIDWORKS Simulation Studies even more accurate

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. One of my favorite aspects of SOLIDWORKS is the Simulation software. Recently I have been learning more about the non-linear studies that are part of the Simulation Premium add-in.

CATI Tech Notes: How to Create Threads

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. Posted by Chad Whitbeck on May 06, 2014 at 06:09 AM | Permalink. |. |. CATI Tech Notes. Archives. Subscribe. CATI Search. Subscribe to CATI TechLink Newsletter. Recent Comments. Bob McGaughey on SolidWorks 2014 on a 4k Ultra HD monitor 3840x2160.

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Thoughts on Improving the Management of Mine Construction Projects

3D Perspectives

Excerpt from Program Management for Mine Construction: Delivering Programs on Time and On Budget, by Chad Jackson, an analyst, researcher and blogger with Lifecycle Insights. Did you know that only 13% of all projects and programs are launched as planned without a major shift in resources?

Using SOLIDWORKS to Help in 3D Printing Thin Structures

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. An obstacle we sometimes encounter when 3D printing with a polyjet printer is if the wall thickness is too small, the waterjet that cleans off the support material will also remove the main material.

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CATI Tech Notes: SOLIDWORKS Design Insight Plot: Locations of.

CATI Tech Notes

  Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. Posted by Chad Whitbeck on July 15, 2014 at 05:41 AM in Simulation | Permalink. |. |. CATI Tech Notes. Archives. Subscribe. CATI Search. Subscribe to CATI TechLink Newsletter. Recent Comments.

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CATI Tech Notes: Shortcuts in SOLIDWORKS: Mate References

CATI Tech Notes

Chad Whitbeck, CSWP. Posted by Chad Whitbeck on June 10, 2014 at 09:00 AM in General Info , Redneck Workarounds , SolidWorks | Permalink. |. |. CATI Tech Notes. Archives. Subscribe. CATI Search. Subscribe to CATI TechLink Newsletter. Recent Comments.

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