3D Printing News Briefs: February 16, 2019

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MELD has introduced a new operator training course, and Protolabs is launching a range. We’ve got business, events, software, and materials news for you in today’s 3D Printing News Briefs. View the entire article via our website.

EOS Expands Academia Program, Enhancing Additive Manufacturing Training Offerings

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EOS, Technology and Quality Leader In Additive Manufacturing Continues on its Course of Success and Growth

Additive Manufacturing

With the EOS M 100, EOS presents a compact system that provides an easy and cost-effective entry into Direct Metal Laser Sintering (DMLS); the system corresponds to the market-leading metal system EOS M 290 in terms of process and component quality.

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2018 TCT Hall of Fame Inductees and 3D Printing Award Winners Announced

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This year’s TCT Show, held in Birmingham as usual, ended earlier this week, and yielded many announcements about new 3D printing materials, software, and of course, 3D printers and their. View the entire article via our website.

How Does 3D Printing Work? These Videos Hold the Answer.

i.materialise

The animation below demonstrates this process for Laser Sintering, a popular 3D printing technology. Laser Sintering. A laser beam heats up the areas that need to be sintered together. Learn more about Laser Sintering in this blog post.

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30 Years of EOS: Moving Ahead With Passion for Industrial 3D Printing

Additive Manufacturing

The EOS Ecosystem has meanwhile set the course for the future, enabling industry- and customer-specific 3D printing solutions which shape the digital factory. Langer EOS Laser Sintering

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6 Incredible Materials You Can 3D Print in Now

Shapeways Blog

Of course, gold and platinum don’t come cheap, but if you’re looking to create an extra special piece of jewelry, this is a great way to do it. When most people think of 3D printing they picture simple, mono-colored pieces of plastic, but with Shapeways there’s way more you can do.

How Does 3D Printing Work? These Videos Hold the Answer.

i.materialise

The animation below demonstrates this process for Laser Sintering, a popular 3D printing technology. Laser Sintering. A laser hardens the powder in that layer that comprises the bottom slice of your part. Learn more about Laser Sintering in this blog post.

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EOS-New Balance Uses EOS Industrial 3D-Printing Technology to Additively Manufacture

Additive Manufacturing

The in-shoe sensors show discrete pressure information over the course of the runner’s foot strike and how the runner’s foot interacts with the shoe. Currently, the laser-sintered batch sizes produce around four unique plate pairs and take five to six hours to manufacture. “By

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Anglia Ruskin University — Government Funding for New 3D Printing Course

Additive Manufacturing

May 31, 2016 — Anglia Ruskin University ’s new MSc in Additive Manufacturing has received funding from HEFCE (the Higher Education Funding Council for England) under a pilot scheme to promote engineering and computer science conversion courses. Anglia Ruskin’s masters degree is also open to non-engineers under pilot scheme.

3D printing: the shape of things to come?

Capturing the Value

If you ask the proverbial man or women in the street what they understand by the terms stereolithography, selective laser sintering and fused deposition modeling, youre likely to be met with a blank expression. During the course of the project, the team also hopes to welcome a number of visiting researchers to the IfM.

ITAMCO Ramps Up Additive Manufacturing With New EOS Printer

Additive Manufacturing

The EOS printer is the right tool for our complex components made with DMLS (Direct Metal Laser Sintering) and the EOS team trained our staff and got us up and running quickly,” said Joel Neidig, Director of Research and Development for ITAMCO.

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Fashion Student Creates 3D-Printed Dress for App Concept

Materialise

To complete her degree, she needed to create a final project on a topic of her own choosing, which would not only push her own boundaries and knowledge, but that would also sufficiently impress her teachers for her to pass the course.

Exclusive with Hugo da Silva, VP of Additive Manufacturing, Royal DSM

Additive Manufacturing

Over the course of his 20-year career, he contributed in a number of roles, including sales, product development, project management, business leader, marketing and innovation, supporting new technologies from early stage to mass adoption.

13 Days of Free Velvet Finish for the Easter Season!

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When your 3D model is ready, go to the 3D print lab , upload your model, choose the color, and then, of course, check the velvet finish option. Actions 3D Printing Bunny Easter Laser Sintering polyamide velvet Today starts the Easter holiday weekend!

Tutorial: Creating a Simple Chess Piece in Blender

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Tutorials, courses and short exercises are tailored for all experience levels from first-time users to advanced Blender wizards. Tutorials 3D design 3d modeling 3D Printing 3D software Blender Chess free laser sintered polyamide rook tutorial Learning how to model for 3D print?

Throwback Thursday: Getting Ready for Take Off

i.materialise

Of course , i.materialise didn’t offer precious metals yet in 2009 and 3D printed phone cases only took off after the iPhone 4 was released in 2011. In the summer of 2009, the first version of i.materialise was ready.

EOS-Alphaform Produces Hip Implant by Using Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing

The manufacture of such an implant is of course no simple undertaking. It utilises a process whereby a powdered material is hardened with a laser, layer by layer, to create artificial bone parts. 15-Year-Old Cancer Patient Receives the Perfect Implant and Renewed Hope for the Future.

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

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Using a Selective Laser Sintering (SLS) process in a 3D Systems 3D Printer , the technology builds the components by spreading a thin layer of nylon powder, that is then fused in the correct locations for that particular slice of the component.

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United Nudes joins the 3D printing fashion revolution with new line of Float shoes

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The Cube3 is, of course, one of 3D Systems flagship consumer models and the company is very much on board with United Nudes latest product. Another week, another big name clothing brand declaring its love for all things 3D printing.

Aluminum Price Drop: 3D Printed Aluminum Just Got Cheaper!

i.materialise

Direct Metal Laser Sintering is one of the most fascinating manufacturing technologies currently in existence. Of course, you will benefit from these savings as well. Good news for those of you who like printing in metal.

Groundbreaking 3D printing training center to open at leading research facility

3D Printing Review

” Of course, this isn’t a new technology — it’s more than 30 years old. The AMCC will have a three-tier course structure, according to Simin Zhou, VP of digital manufacturing technologies at UL.

Material science and 3D printing methods explained

3D Printing Industry

If you need a polyamide with a consistent tensile strength then a stereolithography photopolymer is a better option than a selective laser sintering PA. If you need the heat deflection qualities of an ABS, sintered nylon is your best bet. Direct Metal Laser Sintering.

Alumide Price Drop: 3D Printed Alumide Just Got 15% Cheaper!

i.materialise

Of course, you will benefit from these savings as well. Alumide models are constructed from a blend of gray aluminum powder and white polyamide (nylon) powder on laser sintering 3D printers. Good news for 3D printing community.

My 3D model has been uploaded – now what?

i.materialise

Of course, modeling for a 3D print job can be confusing. For a powder-based process, like Laser Sintering and Multi Jet Fusion , the removal of residual powder is needed. Ever wondered what happens to your file after it has been uploaded to i.materialise?

SME RAPID 2015-Day 3 Highlights and Notables

Additive Manufacturing

And of course, the AMazing team is on the ground at RAPID. Concept Laser is showcasing the company’s M2 cusing Multilaser Metal Additive Manufacturing System. The M2 is equipped with a single and multi laser system. The Multilaser option utilizes two 400 W lasers.

3D Printing Production Planning Report

Capturing the Value

Our project was carried out as a collaborative and interdisciplinary programme of work between the 3D Printing Research Group (3DPRG) at the Faculty of Engineering and the Automated Scheduling, Optimisation and Planning (ASAP) Research Group at the School of Computer Science, both at the University of Nottingham, over the course of 2016. The final project report from the feasibility study led by Dr Martin Baumers at the University of Nottingham is now online. “

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ITAMCO Ramps up Additive Manufacturing with New…

Design 2 Part News

The EOS printer is the right tool for our complex components made with DMLS (Direct Metal Laser Sintering), and the EOS team trained our staff and got us up and running quickly,” said Joel Neidig, director of research and development for ITAMCO, in a statement.

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Shoes, Perfectly Balanced

Design 2 Part News

The in-shoe sensors show discrete pressure information over the course of the runner’s foot strike and how the runner’s foot interacts with the shoe. Currently, the laser-sintered batch sizes produce around four unique plate pairs and take five to six hours to manufacture. “By

This Eyewear Is Set to Change How You See: Yuniku

Materialise

They have to have the right style, right color, and of course, a comfortable fit. Then your frames enter the certified manufacturing process using Laser Sintering technology that is dedicated to eyewear in Materialise’s Factory for 3D Printing.

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EOS – Ready for Tomorrow’s Manufacturing: EOS Presents Visionary Industrial 3D Printing Solutions

Additive Manufacturing

Dr Adrian Keppler, Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) at EOS, commented: “For more than 25 years, EOS has been instrumental in the development of AM as a technology pioneer and a leading company in the field of Direct Metal Laser Sintering as well as the provider of a key polymer technology.

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The Beauty and Simplicity of Simply BU’s 3D-Printed World

i.materialise

The course included photography, interior design, painting and more. Learn more about polyamide (SLS) and how laser sintering works to understand the possibilities of 3D printing with this material and technology.

3D Printing Strong and Sturdy Models

Shapeways Blog

For example, models created at Shapeways in Versatile Plastic are 3D printed in a durable nylon material in large batches using an industrial Selective Laser Sintering (SLS) printer. Sometimes a digital 3D design looks great in your software, but just can’t make it in reality.

3D Printing: A Key Technology for the Experts of Tomorrow

Additive Manufacturing

At the same time, universities can increase their appeal as centres of education by utilizing the expertise they have gained to offer a corresponding range of courses on key 3D printing technology topics. EOS Academia programme promotes 3D printing at universities and research institutions.

RepRap: Blog: Announcing AMRI: Advanced Manufacturing.

RepRap Blog

We have four outstanding fellows and amazing research projects about to get underway here at Rice University : Andreas Bastian - "3D Printing via laser-sintering of thermoplastic powders". This ATE short course is described here. RepRap: Blog.

All About SLS Printing: Advantages, Disadvantages, History, and more

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Identifying which technology comes third is far from definite, but a strong case could be made for Selective Laser Sintering (SLS). SLS refers to selective laser sintering, which was developed in the mid-1980s by Dr. Carl Deckard and Dr. Joe Beaman. Much like other 3D printing technologies, SLS is an additive manufacturing method that uses a high-powered laser to “sinter” or solidify a powdered plastic material.

These 3D Printed Apple Watch Gadgets Show How 3D Printing Changes the Way We Design Products

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With professional laser sintering printers and FDM machines you can even create a design with moveable, interlinking and interlocking parts (with materials like polyamide , alumide , rubberlike , or ABS ).