Pratt Fine Arts + Shapeways Create a Groundbreaking Jewelry-Making Course

Shapeways Blog

3D design and hand-finishing jewelry require two very different skill sets that are rarely taught together — until now. We teamed up with Pratt to create and lead a course that teaches the full process of creating jewelry using 3D printing, from 3D design and to hand-finishing.

Introducing Our New Polyamide Finish: Satin

i.materialise

We’re happy to announce the launch of a new finish for Polyamide (SLS): Satin ! Polyamide is also our most versatile material for 3D printing regarding colors and finishes: we have up to seven finishes available on our website, including our new satin finish. Dyed finish.

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SUNY-ESF Offers Online Course on UV 3D Printing

3D Printing Industry

The State University of New York’s College of Environmental Science and Forestry – SUNY-ESF – already offers an entire suite of online classes on energy curing technologies and has now expanded the Radiation Curing Program to include a new course called “Basics of UV Curable 3D Printing”.

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New eLearning Course Gets Users Up to Speed in 3D Printing

The Solidworks Blog

When we set out to create the Certified Additive Manufacturing Associate (CSWA-AM) learning and exam, our goal was to develop a short learning course that would cover the very basic topics of mainstream and consumer-level 3D printing. Post printing finishing.

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The ultimate finish: From 3D printed to final product look

Sculpteo

The primer and painting process takes the same amount of time regardless what we are painting of course, but it also not that demanding, as it was just a couple of minutes every 15 minutes or so, while we could be doing anything else.

3D Printing Adds Dimension to WSU Business Course

3D Printing Industry

3D printers have made it possible for students to design, produce and market products from start to finish. Traditionally, the Information Systems & Technologies (IST) design course in the John B. OGDEN, Utah – It’s no longer enough for Weber State University business students to just conceive new products. Goddard School of Business & Economics […]. News Feed Press Release

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13 Days of Free Velvet Finish for the Easter Season!

i.materialise

If not, you should try it out with polyamide while were offering free velvet finish! Whether it be colorful eggs, bunnies or chicks, a velvet finish can add a smooth furry texture to your 3D print. 8 color choices for free velvet finish.

Land vs. Sea: Kitesurf Boards with 3D Printed Parts Race a Honda Civic to the Finish

3D Printing Industry

As a part of the world’s first extreme sports engineering design course at the University of Wales, TSD Swansea, a team of designers was challenged to reconceptualize a kitesurfing board to beat out the University’s hybrid Honda Civic in a race across the Bristol Channel.

Introducing Our Material Finishes #98 and #99: Red Gold Plated Brass & Black Color Plated Brass

i.materialise

More and more materials, finishes, and color options are coming to i.materialise lately: we’re proud to announce that as of today consumers can choose from 99 material options on our platform. Besides our existing yellow gold plated option, we now offer a new red gold plated finish.

Adding a Surface Finish appearance to a SOLIDWORKS part

CATI Tech Notes

We recently received a support call where a customer had added a surface finish appearance but it did not appear on his model. SOLIDWORKS has a lot of great options for adding surface finish appearances to give your models a more realistic feel.

Introducing Our Material Finishes #98 and #99: Red Gold Plated Brass & Black Color Plated Brass

i.materialise

More and more materials, finishes, and color options are coming to i.materialise lately: we’re proud to announce that as of today consumers can choose from 99 material options on our platform. Besides our existing yellow gold plated option, we now offer a new red gold plated finish.

3D Printing in Metal Workshop: Take a Peek at Our Speaker Lineup

3DPrint.com

Learn the 3D printing in metal process from start to finish in our new online course, an overview of additive manufacturing in. 3D Printing Education Metal 3D Printing 3d printing class 3d printing classes 3d printing course 3d printing courses 3d printing in metal 3d printing workshop Dr. Arif Sirinterlikci Dr. Gary Halada Tim RuffnerWhat’s stopping you from pursuing your 3D printing in metal endeavors?

3D Printing News Briefs: June 10, 2017

3DPrint.com

Tracy M-Type Tray material tray materialise Materialise Medical Materialise software medical 3d printing metal 3d printer metal additive manufacturing Michigan partnership Powershot S Pre-Stretched Assembly (PSA) PrintRite3D Purple Platypus shapeways Sigma Labs south korea stratasys Stratasys F370 Stratasys J750 3D printer Studio System surface finish Vectary Vyomesh Joshi

Make beautiful 3D prints: understanding the layer thickness

Sculpteo

If you have any question, of course feel free to shoot them. & More Additive manufacturing finishes layer thickness materialCreating a successful 3D printed object first requires you to anticipate the outcome.

3D Printing for Students: Order Your 3D Prints with i.materialise and Receive a 10% Student Discount

i.materialise

Simply upload your 3D model, choose your material, finish and/or color, and get an instant price quote – including your 10% discount. Worldwide, students 3D print miniature concept cars, architectural and functional models, prototypes, and all sorts of other things with us.

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RepRap: Blog: New Extruder Design

RepRap Blog

I have (finally) finished my 1.75mm filament extruder design for RepRap. Machined parts can take higher temperatures, of course. 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.

Designer Turns Spider Web and Silkworms into Inspiration for 3D Printed Sofa

3D Printer

Using 3D Systems’ ProX 950 SLA device, 6000 layers of thin resin were laid on top of each other over a course of several days to create the intricate web. Copper and chrome plating were then added to the finish product, which weighs only 2.5

New Video: How to 3D Print a Guitar by Olaf Diegel

3D Printer

Each layer is laid down upon the previous layer to “build up” the part and the process is repeated until the component is finished. With 3D Printing, of course, some degree of customization is possible for each guitar.

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RepRap: Blog: Rewriting history

RepRap Blog

Erik, of course, has done a superb job of estimating the World population of RepRaps together with RepRap-derived machines like MakerBots and 3D-Systems/BfBs. I, of course, replied that - like the other 7 billion of you - I didnt have a clue. Spring 2007 - The first RepRap Darwin was finished. 30 September 2007 - Vik Olliver in New Zealand finished the second Darwin. [3]. RepRap: Blog.

CEO Nikki Kaufman Talks About the Normal Store’s Personalized Manufacturing Future

3D Printing Industry

I had the chance to ask this question of Nikki Kaufman, the explosive CEO, founder and visionary behind the Normal Store and her answer was… “Of course… we do not disclose exact numbers on revenues.” Of course!… By Davide Sher.

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How to Create Stunning Polyamide (SLS) Prints as a Beginner

i.materialise

It’s also the material that can be finished in the most colors. That’s the case of Brian Wise, a 3D printing beginner who successfully finished his first 3D-printed project, from sketch to painted 3D model.

PolyJet 3D Printing Webinar: Rapid Prototyping Advances with Inkjet-based Printing

Stratasys

The course is a free three day online “Focus on Fundamentals” webcast starting on August 25th through the 27th with each webcast lasting roughly 45 minutes. This free course is sponsored by Stratasys and you can register for it here.

Top Four 3D Printing Materials for Jewelry Designers: Gold, Silver, Brass, Bronze

i.materialise

Our gold comes with a high gloss finish, and you have the option to choose between 14 and 18 karats. Besides those options, we also offer three different color finishes for gold : yellow, white, or red gold. You can have your brass 3D prints with a basic finish: untreated brass.

Learn How to Improve Collaboration between Mechanical and Electrical Designers in the ECAD Town Hall Series

The Solidworks Blog

In almost every case in product development, the end goal is to complete the current task as quickly as possible, all the while trying to finish it with zero errors. Friday March 29th at 1:00 PM EST. Session 3 – Finishing our Project by Creating Valuable Content.

printrbot GO – suitcase belts and signature panel

ei8htohms

While the supplied signature panel was a perfect compliment for the original design and finish of the Printrbot GO!, Your mileage may vary of course. Since before I even owned the GO!

SOLIDWORKS CAM vs. CAMWorks

Javelin Tech Tips

Area clear roughing, Flat area, and Z level finishing. Advanced 3 Axis Roughing and Finishing Capabilities. The Z-Level cycle is a finish contouring cycle that removes material by making a series of horizontal, planar cuts. SOLIDWORKS CAM is powered by CAMWorks.

It’s Easier Than Ever to Make Injection Molded Toys

3E Rapid Prototyping

While printers are great for turning ideas into physical items in a short space of time, the surface finish of a 3D printed model pales in comparison to an injection molded one. For a long time, making toys in an amateur capacity was a difficult thing to do.

Why 2017 Will Be the Breakout Year for 3D Printing Technologies

3DPrint.com

You are likely sitting here having finished reading numerous articles from 3DPrint.com and other news sources over the course of the last several months, thinking to yourself, “This crazy technology is progressing so fast... View the entire article via our website.

Wohlers Associates Identifies Design as a Critical Factor in AM Economics and Adoption

Additive Manufacturing

Post-processing can include powder removal, thermal stress relief, support material removal, surface treatment and finishing, and inspection. The second is a Design at Elevation DfAM course in Frisco, Colorado on September 11-13, 2019.

Learn 3D CAD the easy way with this Kickstarter: 20+ Hours of Meshmixer online training by HoneyPoint3D

Shapeways Blog

In the spirit of education, today we want to tell you about a new campaign from HoneyPoint3D that is offering to help more people learn 3D CAD modeling through their online courses. All in an effort to help people with their 3D models from concept to finished product.

I Need Help! How to Have the Most Positive Experience with Tech Support

The Solidworks Blog

I just need to finish this project! No, we can’t diagnose why your kid won’t finish their pizza or why Chrome eats so much RAM… but for anything SOLIDWORKS, Simulation, PDM, etc. – Why is this happening to me?!

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Richards SolidWorks Blog: Happy Birthday Mom - Typepad

Richard's SolidWorks Blog

Many things happen over the course of a lifetime if you are blessed with a long life. I’ve been getting some interesting responses of late from my Fettuccini Bridge that I am still making and putting the finishing touches on. Richards SolidWorks Blog. Richard Williams. About Me.

My 3D model has been uploaded – now what?

i.materialise

Of course, modeling for a 3D print job can be confusing. A finished 3D model can be uploaded to i.materialise. Rather, it involves an entire process of file checking, planning, printing, cleaning, finishing, quality checking, packing, and shipping your products.

Which is better, 3D printing or injection molding?

Leslie's Blog

Of course, every manufacturing process has its share of best-fit applications. For example, does the finish matter?

Top Four 3D Printing Materials for Jewelry Designers: Gold, Silver, Brass, Bronze

i.materialise

Our gold comes with a high gloss finish, and you have the option to choose between 14 and 18 karat. Besides those options, we also offer three different color finishes: yellow, white, or red gold. In May we introduced the newest brass finish: chrome-plated brass !

SOLIDWORKS at the SCCA Run-offs at Indianapolis Motor Speedway: Race Day

The Solidworks Blog

An SCCA National Championship is at stake and Team JBS has a good shot at a podium finish. Our race is 19 laps long, and we race on the Formula 1 road course built in 2008, which uses the front straight of the Indy track and a bit between turns 1 & 2.

3D printing produces a perfect replica of a sixth-century sword

3D Printing Review

Of course, the destruction of something so vast could only be achieved by a perfect storm of exacerbating factors — but one of the largest was the Germanic unrest. Museums, of course, have some of these swords: greatly dilapidated, in many cases, but valuable artefacts of the time.

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Preparing for the Part 107 Knowledge Test

3D Printing Hub

Fortunately, several online training courses have become available since the inception of the Part 107 set of regulations. These online training courses can offer a combination of reading materials, instructional videos, knowledge checks, and sample questions. We have gathered below a list of the top online courses being offered for the Part 107 knowledge test. FAA Online Course. Finishing the course will take approximately 2 hours.

3D Printing is changing the way we think about customization — and Christmas!

Leslie's Blog

Everyone was finishing their Sunday morning coffee when I remembered a neat file I saw on Thingiverse: a cappuccino stencil. Of course there is a reason for that: mass production requires minimal customization. By Tyler Reid, Manufacturing Application Manager, GoEngineer.

Create Your Own Black Panther Mask for the Upcoming Premier

Shapeways Blog

Jessy used Do3D’s STL file, and then finished the job with his painting skills. We have to say, the finished product looks amazing. You’ll still need to paint it, of course, but you’ll have plenty of time to practice that while you wait for it to arrive.

How SOLIDWORKS Turned Ernesto Mosqueda’s Life Around

The Solidworks Blog

Although he began to struggle using the software, his interest in the program propelled him to look up training courses on SolidProfessor. That’s something that one day I can finish and give her, so that she can use the function in her hand again.”. Ernesto Mosqueda.

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How to Create Stunning Polyamide (SLS) Prints as a Beginner

i.materialise

It’s also the material that can be finished in the most colors. That’s the case of Brian Wise, a 3D printing beginner who successfully finished his first 3D-printed project, from sketch to painted 3D model.

New Additive Manufacturing Associate Certification available from DS SolidWorks

Javelin Tech Tips

Post printing finishing. Preparation for the exam is available as either a hands-on training class or an online video based course: Javelin’s Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Hands-on Essentials Class — is a unique one day interactive training course to help you become an Additive Manufacturing Technology Expert, so you can: Print your 3D designs with confidence. This course covers the basics of setting up and running successful parts from your FDM or SLA printer.