Design in the Age of Experience, day 1: focus on materials in sustainable design

3D Perspectives

We are thrilled to share that our third Design in the Age of Experience is underway in Milan! For those not able to be at our event that is held alongside Milan Design Week , we are pleased to share a daily recap with you. The overall theme of the event is Design for Life.

Interview with Liz Ciokajlo of OurOwnSkin on 3D Printing Footwear & Natural Materials

3DPrint.com

She is a researcher and designer who has a great amount of skill and expertise within the biomaterials, 3D printing, and design world through her. 3D Design 3D Printing Business Exclusive Interviews Science & Technology 3d printing materials accessories biomaterials customization fashion footwear design King's College London OurOwnSkinThis is a short interview Liz Ciokajlo of OurOwnSkin.

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Material Options Now Greatly Expanded in SOLIDWORKS Sell

The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS is host to many appearances and materials that help your consumers (designers, students, CEO’s, etc) see how their products will look like in real life. Now, with a recent update, SOLIDWORKS Sell has implemented over 250 of those materials into its own library.

Introducing Our Two New Materials!

Shapeways Blog

Whether you’re an entrepreneur in the midst of expanding your business or a first-time creator experimenting with a new product, your idea deserves the highest quality materials. This material offers high stiffness and high structural integrity.

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Accelerated Insertion of Materials for Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing

However, the trial-and-error method currently available to create such parts with limited materials is not suited for components that would need to survive the harsh environment of space. By Paul A.

Growing Contemporary 3D Printed Design in China Using Traditional Materials

Fabbaloo

» design3D printed ceramic vase [Source: China Plus ]. Cameron Torti and Charles Goulding. Read the whole entry. »

Disrupting Energy & Materials Business Models

3D Perspectives

This includes the Energy & Materials industry, which features some of the world’s oldest companies. One such company is 96-year-old McDermott, a Houston-based global oil and gas, subsea company that designs, fabricates and installs facilities. Energy & Materials

What Material Should I Use For 3D Printing? – Advanced Materials Review #3 – ABS+ from Trideus

3D Printing for Beginners

In this third post in our Advanced 3D printing materials review series, we are going to have a look at a very special kind of ABS: ABS+ from Trideus. If you have ever printed with ABS before, you’ll certainly know that ABS can be a tricky material to work with. Materials

What Material Should I Use For 3D Printing? – Advanced Materials Review #2 – Taulman 618 and Taulman 645 Nylon

3D Printing for Beginners

Welcome to another post in our Advanced 3D printing materials review series. Keep on reading to find out how these materials can benefit your 3D printing projects. They just recommend purging about 50mm of filament after changing the material. Materials

How to design 3d printable parts that don't need supports

DIY 3D Printing

Angus from Maker's Muse YouTube channel has created another great tutotrial on how to design parts that don't need supports. cad how to support material tutorial

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Shapeways Releases Its New Porcelain Material to All 3D Designers

3DPrint.com

The types of materials available for 3D printing continue to expand at an amazing rate. 3D Design 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d print porcelain 3d printed porcelain porcelain porcelain 3d printing material shapeways shapeways material shapeways porcelainGlass is the latest development to get everyone excited, as researchers continue to work on printing glass. View the entire article via our website.

MIT – Researchers Design One of the Strongest, Lightest Materials Known

Additive Manufacturing

In its two-dimensional form, graphene is thought to be the strongest of all known materials. But researchers until now have had a hard time translating that two-dimensional strength into useful three-dimensional materials. By David L. Chandler | MIT News.

Design metamorphosis

3D Perspectives

The posture of design has changed. With the world around us being “artificial” (as we have examined in our two recent posts “ Re-generating our world ” and “ Engaging our world with Re-generative design ,” art and design must now contribute to our re-foundation, our re-generation.

Pushing the Materials Boundaries with CES Selector 2019

Additive Manufacturing

Granta Design today announced the release of CES Selector™ 2019 , the industry-standard software tool for materials selection and graphical analysis of materials properties. Image courtesy of Granta Design. Pre-screen materials before simulation.

Material advances in metal 3D printing

Leslie's Blog

Materials have always been key to 3D printing success. But metal materials are enabling new designs as well as new mechanical properties. This year, it was materials. Such a design, though, weakens the core of the drill, which makes it unstable.

New Material Launch: EOS Biobased Polymer PA11

Shapeways Blog

Shapeways is proud to offer a market-ready solution for orthosis and prosthesis needs to all designers and businesses in the Shapeways community. The post New Material Launch: EOS Biobased Polymer PA11 appeared first on Shapeways Magazine.

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With 3D printing materials, knowledge is power

Leslie's Blog

The more you know about available materials, the easier it will be to get the final build results you seek. The key to a thriving 3D printing / additive manufacturing (3DP/AM) industry will be materials. And users continue to question the high costs of some materials.

3D Platform introduces open market extrusion tools & training materials for 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

Illinois-based large-scale 3D printer manufacturer 3D Platform has introduced new extruder technology and materials, developed in partnership with French 3D printing reseller Delta 3D Print and Canadian 3D printer component manufacturer Dyze Design. They were created using an ‘open market approach’ in order to advance the End of Arm Tooling (EOAT) and material options available for […]. Materials 3d platform Delta 3D Print Dyze Design End of Arm Tooling EOAT

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

3D Printing Review

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.

Design for AM in Montreal

Wohlers Talk

Design for additive manufacturing (DfAM) is a key to unlocking the power of AM. To justify the use of AM for production applications, a well-advised company will perform an analysis on the cost to manufacture the design, both conventionally and by AM.

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Our Best Material Finish Ever

Shapeways Blog

Today, Shapeways is proud to debut our newest and highest quality nylon material offering: our new Premium Strong & Flexible nylon plastic. We’re excited to introduce this upscale finish to our Strong & Flexible nylon, our most popular and versatile material.

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

i.materialise

In this blog post, we will have a closer look at the four best and most popular materials for jewelry designers. Once again, this is not a gold-plated item, but your entire design will be made in 14 or 18 karats solid gold. Other 3D Printing Materials for Jewelry.

Know Your Materials: Agilus30

Modern Tech

Agilus3 is a superior rubber-like PolyJet photopolymer family ideal for advanced design verification and rapid prototyping. 3D Printing Materials PolyJet Technology Know Your Materials

Design Patents and Utility Patents for Startups

3D Innovations

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.

Understanding Plastic Part Design

The Solidworks Blog

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.

At Every Unique Voxel a Unique Design and Material Best Suited for That Point and Application.

3DPrint.com

3D Printing gradient materials hod lipson voxel voxelf voxelfabbingA voxel is a 3D pixel. A unit of 3D dimensional space, a voxel can be a virtually demarcated space in a 3D file or it could be somewhere on a physical object. Voxels can be assigned values relating. View the entire article via our website.

Solvay Adds PEEK and PPSU 3D Printing Materials to Digimat

3DPrint.com

Solvay has just added its 10% carbon fiber filled KetaSpire PEEK and Radel polyphenylsulfone (PPSU) materials to Digimat Additive Manufacturing. 3D Design 3D Printers 3D Printing Materials Digimat ketaspire PEEK PPSU simulation solvayDigimat is a software package made by e-Xstream. View the entire article via our website.

Submit your multi-material print models for E3D’s ToolChanger design competition

3D Printing Industry

Award winning British OEM E3D Online is running a design competition for its ToolChanger technology. Makers are encouraged to submit STL design models to demonstrate the multi-material capabilities of the E3D’s ToolChanger technology. Design E3D Online Midwest RepRap Festival Midwest RepRap Festival 2019 MRRF MRRF19 multi-material 3D printing multimaterial 3d printing ToolChanger

The Importance of Materials Partnerships

Fabbaloo

Finger splint printed on Origin with Henkel silicone [Image: Origin / Design: Read the whole entry. » » materials

Simulation Software and 3D Microstructure Skeletons Could Automate Materials Design

3DPrint.com

The innovative researchers at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL) have been focused on topology optimization for 3D printing for quite some time, which makes the 3D design. View the entire article via our website.

Design in the Age of Experience: Design for Life

The Solidworks Blog

Engineers and designers tasked with the design and build of new products must always focus on how a proposed product would solve a particular problem. Taking that thought a few steps further: How do today’s designers create a sustainable, resilient world for future generations?

DIY 3D Printing: Matrix of all 3d print materials and their properties

DIY 3D Printing

3D design and printing software. Matrix of all 3d print materials and their properties. Here is very useful chart, a sort of periodic table of 3d printing materials with their abbreviations, full names, extrusion temperatures and speed. DIY 3D Printing.

3D Printing Designer Creates Flexible Meso-Material Out of Rigid Filament

3DPrint.com

When it comes to 3D printing, there are many large scale 3D printers capable of printing in a multitude of different materials. These materials range from extremely flexible, to very sturdy and stiff. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed mesomaterial Cemal Çetinkaya designers FLEX 1 FLEX 2 meso-material mesomaterial my mini factory myminifactory

New 3D Printing Materials at RAPID + TCT 2019

Fabbaloo

The diamond composite material is designed for industrial applications that require great strength and toughness. » materialsRead the whole entry. »

New 3D Printing Materials at RAPID + TCT 2019

Fabbaloo

The diamond composite material is designed for industrial applications that require great strength and toughness. » materialsRead the whole entry. »

Introducing Our Coolest Material Yet – Moon Dust!

Shapeways Blog

Now, Shapeways is incredibly thrilled to announce that we’ve added the most innovative material to our portfolio yet – moon dust. Moon dust surprisingly shares many of the same properties as the nylon powder we use in our SLS printers, so the design guidelines are the same.

Material can change shape with 4D Printing

Sculpteo

Programmable materials are able to change shape without complex stimulation. 4D Printing project is a part of their Programmable Material field of research. ” Just like 3D Printing, 4D Printing work as a combination between Software + Material + Printer.

Materials for Extreme 3D Printing, Talk by Walter Voit

DIY 3D Printing

Here is a great talk at Google about more advanced 3d printing materials and their properties. Talk description: Adaptive 3D Technologies makes the toughest - and softest - 3D printed polymers on the market by creating custom materials specifically designed to be 3D printed.

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How Speedo Took a Big Lead in Swim Gear Design with Multi-material 3D Printing

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

Using a Stratasys 3D Printer for design verification during the product development cycle means that many more design iterations are feasible, weeding out mistakes and creating better designed products.

Disney Makes Connector Design Automatic

DIY 3D Printing

Disney Research developed the software to automatically designs 3d printable connectors. Then, AutoConnect creates several alternative designs that users can choose from for 3D printing. The design of the connector is created by combining two holders, one for each object.

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PriO Concept Fuses Biodegradable Materials, 3D Printing & Appliance Design

3DPrint.com

3D Design 3D Printers 3D Printing 3D printed appliances 3d printed single use juice cups biodegradable biodegradeable 3d printing Czech Republic Eco-cup PriO Kristina Liaskovskaia PriO “I use to work in a juice bar and we use to make Juice out of oranges, apples, carrot ect. it was made by placing the fruit and vegetables into an industrial juicer and... View the entire article via our website.

Cutting-edge 3D printer prints in 10 materials simultaneously

3D Printing Review

MIT engineers have built a 3D printer that can print in 10 different materials at once, streamlining the manufacturing process. Current multimaterial 3D printers are limited to three materials at one time and start at around $150,000.

The Future of 3D Printing and Fashion Design Through the Eyes of LabeledBy

3DPrint.com

LabeledBy is a design studio based in Eindhoven, the Netherlands. 3D Design 3D printed fashion 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d design 3d print fashion design Eindhoven fashion fashion design innovation ultimakerThey work in fashion and their area of expertise is research and technology development. Their products range goes from technological. View the entire article via our website.