Project Nevada: Plymouth University Goes for Land Speed Record in Nevada

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Namely to smash the land speed record at the World Human Powered Speed Challenge (WHPSC) in the heat of Nevada this September. To hit world-beating speeds, you have to design something extraordinary. That’s required some savvy design.

Waldo3D: Find Matching 3D Print Models from 2D Images

3D Design 3D Printing 3D Software 2D Scan 2d to 3d 2D-3D University of Nevada Reno Waldo3D One of the most interesting and promising aspects of the 3D printing industry is the 3D scanning process. Taking full 3D scans of existing objects allows printers create an exact replica of existing objects... View the entire article via our website.

3D Printing news Sliced, Shining 3D, Autodesk, Sharebot and Mini

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How is 3D printing changing automotive design? This edition of our 3D printing news digest Sliced asks the following questions: How is 3D printing being used in post cancer surgery for dogs? How are rats and 3D bioprinting being used to repair damaged human diaphragms? All this and more from Dassault Systèmes, atum3D, The American Institute of […].

Support Campaign to Build Magnificent Digitally Designed Structure and Win a Silkworm 3D Printed Stool

From August 28 to September 5, the Black Rock Desert in Nevada will fill with thousands of people who will construct a city complete with homes, cafés, a public works department, and law enforcement. 3D Design 3D printed art 3D Printing 3d printed furniture 3D printed stool Arthur Mamou-Mani burning man digital design Format Engineers kickstarter project silkworm silkworm Tangential Dreams

Seven-Year-Old Hailey Dawson to Open Game 4 of World Series with 3D Printed Custom Prosthetic Hand from Stratasys

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University of Nevada and Stratasys 3D printing help enable girl to partake in typical kids activities as well as pursue a major league goal. . The University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV), agreed to take on the project in its Howard R.

Competitors explore how to create a perfect 3D printed heat sink

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and Ireland recently gathered at the 18th Intersociety Conference on Thermal and Thermomechanical Phenomena in Electronic Systems, in Las Vegas, Nevada, to innovate the design of heat sinks using 3D printing. Academics from the U.S

ASU Students to Help Design Local Motors’ First Fleet of 3D Printed Cars

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For instance, as a part of this Local Motors Co-Created (LOCO) vehicles program, the University of Nevada at Las Vegas is beginning work on autonomous cars. … The original post ASU Students to Help Design Local Motors’ First Fleet of 3D Printed Cars appeared first on 3D Printing Industry. By Michael Molitch-Hou.

3D Printing Industry speaks to Burning Man temple architect Arthur Mamou-Mani

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Every year, the Burning Man gathering (its organizers insist it is not a festival) takes place at Black Rock City, a temporary tent metropolis in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada. Design Arthur Mamou-Mani Burning Man Cloud Capsule Excelfil Fab.Pub FoodInk Galaxia Isaac Asimov Keyshot Mamou-Mani Maxwell Polibot Reno Gazette Journal Silkworm University of Westminster Voltivo Vray WASP3MT WASP4070


Wohlers Talk

The year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) was January 6-9 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Autodesk is partnering with Voxel8 on the development of design software called Project Wire. It is being produced from the ground up to support the design of 3D-printed electronics.

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It’s a Bird… It’s a Plane… It’s a JetPack with 3D Printed Parts!

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It’s that time of the year for CES 2016, the innovation-filled electronics tradeshow that is kicking off this week in Las Vegas, Nevada. By Tyler Koslow.

Pinshape & 3DPrinterOS Team Up for Market-to-Printer Streaming

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The partnership will be formally announced and explored at the Collision conference on May 5-6 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Users will be able to stream designs from the Pinshape marketplace directly to their printer, bringing unprecedented simplification and compatibility to the click-to-print experience.… By Andrew Wheeler.

Richards SolidWorks Blog: Futuristic Education is Here Now - Typepad

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Designing without limits. Allow me to discuss with you what the Clark County School District here in Las Vegas, Nevada, is doing to bring Education into the third Millennium. Richards SolidWorks Blog. Richard Williams. About Me. Contact Me. Categories. Analysis. Current Affairs. Ecology, Environment, Mother Earth. Educating Yourself. Engineering Related Items. Reviews and Reports. Schools and Education. Science Projects. Teaching. The Engineering Realm and Reality. Weblinks.

Local Motors Unveils Designs for the World’s First Production Line of 3D-Printed Cars

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Phoenix, Arizona ( July 7, 2015) – Local Motors today announces the winner of its Project Redacted challenge, a design competition which will serve as the inspiration for the world’s first fleet of 3D-printed cars.

The Engineering of Paralympic Sports Technology

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As well as an enhanced profile, Paralympic athletes are also enjoying the benefits of increasingly sophisticated sports equipment – from wheelchairs designed by elite sports car manufacturers to prosthetics inspired by deer antlers. Here’s a question for you.

Richards SolidWorks Blog: A Much Deeper Appreciation Now

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Designing without limits. There I was kind of bored while waiting for the show to start at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada. But this Garden Arena is designed to have “Bleacher Styled Seating” of that type that can be moved with enough man power for accommodating the many various shows held there. So my hat is off to all of you engineers out there that design and test these types of ideas before they are actually made and used.

Visitech: Making Cricket Safer with SOLIDWORKS Simulation

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Briefed with reinventing the best helmet in cricket, many product designers would be stumped. Visitech stepped up to the crease and knocked the challenge for six – with a little help from SOLIDWORKS Simulation… Say hello to Alan Meeks, product designer extraordinaire.

Rise of 3D Printing Factories and a Future without Work

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GE is a well known aerospace 3D printing manufacturer and here is how they see future of work: Lots of 3d printers and robots producing and only a few people designing and carrying furniture. I'll write about future of design work in future post about this topic.

Full-Color 3D Printing Changes Landscape of Geographic Surveillance

3D Systems

For their inaugural model, they then used Muck3D to develop standard dam designs, which were colorized using geo-referenced aerial photographs. Whiteclouds’ print—made on 3D Systems’ full-color ProJet ® 660 Pro —depicts an area in northern Nevada typical of terrain where mines are in operation.

Stratasys-Amputee Long Drive Championship Hosts Second-Annual Competition

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15-17, 2014, Mesquite, Nevada, USA. The Amputee Long Drive Championship is working with the Local Organizing Committee in Mesquite, Nevada to produce the ParaLong Drive Worlds , a competition where 45 amputee, paralyzed and blind golfers from the U.S.,

Tesla’s Impact on US Manufacturing Growing by the Day

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Tesla officially opened its battery Gigafactory near Sparks, Nevada, in the summer of 2016. Designed to double the world’s battery production and eventually be the biggest building on the planet, we have only glimpsed the beginning. By Eric Schaal, CheatSheet.

3D Printing Automotive Innovations on Display at SEMA Show 2017

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With technology specifically designed to change how parts are built, this session will reflect how next-generation manufacturing is happening now via 3D printing, and how it will continue to shape what’s next in the industry.

What Tesla’s Gigafactory Means for U.S. Manufacturing Jobs…

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Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA ) recently made big news when it chose Nevada as the site of its $5 billion Gigafactory. To put it another way, this single factory could increase the Reno area’s workforce by 11% while increasing Nevada’s total employment by 2%.

The Mars Ring: Physicist Turns NASA’s Data from Outer Space into a Metal 3D Print


Now I work for Hyperloop and I’m still designing 3D models. The designer of the Mars Ring: Dr. Casey Handmer. Now let’s talk a bit about the design process. What was the biggest challenge in the design process? Featured Designs

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Enabling Flow: Knowledge Based Construction

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The production system looks more like the image depicted below where every work stream is affected, and managing buffers and the four knowledge flows (Information, Design, Supply Chain / Logistics, and Site Assembly) are critical.

The Week in 3D Printing: Super-powered Kids, Plus Prints That Are Bigger, Stronger, and Ready to Fly

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So, students and faculty at the University of Nevada Las Vegas stepped in to develop 3D-printed hands for Hailey. It was a while ago when we first heard about MX3D’s plan to print a steel bridge designed by Joris Laarman.

Big Bridge Project Makes a Difference in STEM Education

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The Big Bridge project, developed by Richard “Corporal Willy” Williams was center stage at University of Nevada, Las Vegas, last month, when groups of boys and girls built the Big Bridge. Document.pdfCorporal Willy’s Big Bridge Solution in Designing Big Bridge.

Tesla’s Gigafactory starts mass producing battery cells

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Tesla’s massive Nevada Gigafactory has started producing lithium-ion battery cells in mass capacity, with the aim of supplying products including the upcoming Model 3 electric vehicle and the Powerwall 2 home energy supply unit, and the Powerpack 2 commercial solar energy storage product.

Tesla’s New Battery Will Supply Energy for Your Home

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By Chris Wiltz, Design News. Tesla has already broken ground on a $5 billion “Gigafactory” in Nevada, slated to open in 2017, that will mass produce lithium-ion batteries.

Renishaw Contributes to Human Powered Land Speed Record Attempt

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From the 10th to 15th of September 2018, hand cyclist Ken Talbot and Paralympian Karen Darke MBE will race at the World Human Powered Speed Challenge at Battle Mountain , Nevada, USA. designing the ARION4 to be powered by hand.

12 Best Uses of Drones

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However, there are 6 regions in the US which enjoy some flexibility in the rules as they are considered as “Designated Test Sites”. Nevada is one of these regions. 7-Eleven partnered with the drone company, Flirtey to deliver donuts and a slurpee to a customer in Nevada. From real estate to mining, drones are capturing the attention of every industry.

MakerBot Expands 3D Ecosystem and Transforms the Way You Think of/in 3D

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Las Vegas, Nevada USA. 3D Design Services by MakerBot. This exciting integration allows MODO and Thingiverse users the ability to store, share and 3D print designs made with MODO 801.

U.S. Proposes Spending $4 Billion to Encourage Driverless Cars

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They pointed to a letter recently sent to BMW AG advising that a remote-controlled parking system’s design doesn’t run afoul of a U.S. California, Nevada, Florida and Michigan have laws regulating the testing of autonomous cars. By Mike Spector and Mike Ramsey, Wall Street Journal.

Getting young girls interested in Engineering. - Typepad

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Designing without limits. Intent:        The Girl’s Summer Camp will be conducted at the Northwest Career Technical Academy high school this year in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Richards SolidWorks Blog. Richard Williams. About Me. Contact Me.

Richards SolidWorks Blog: A Challenge to Learn & Think - Typepad

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Designing without limits.   Taken from this month’s Control Design Magazine were these statistics, 14% of youngsters don’t want to do any kind of physical work and 61% of them want to be CEO’s. Richards SolidWorks Blog. Richard Williams. About Me. Contact Me. Categories.

Richards SolidWorks Blog: Where are the Limits with SolidWorks?

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Designing without limits. I was asked by one of our university professors here to do some conceptual designs for the conversion of Cargo Shipping Containers that will be used as emergency or highly portable temporary housing units. Richards SolidWorks Blog. Richard Williams. About Me.

Richards SolidWorks Blog: Why do I do what I do? - Typepad

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Designing without limits.   Bye the way this is the 5 th largest school district in the USA, Clark County Nevada.  Richards SolidWorks Blog. Richard Williams. About Me. Contact Me. Categories. Analysis. Current Affairs. Ecology, Environment, Mother Earth. Educating Yourself.

Richards SolidWorks Blog: High Tech and Hands On - Typepad

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Designing without limits.   I found the Dassault Systèmes; SolidWorks Company and MasterCAM also there demonstrating ways of teaching our young future work force how to design and then build it.  Designed, printed and assembled by our Graphics Design II students.

ParaMatters introduces CogniCAD cognitive design platform for aerospace and automotive lightweighting


ParaMatters, a team of specialists in topology optimization, computational mechanics, CAD and artificial intelligence, today announced the immediate availability of its CogniCAD platform at CES 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada, January 9-12, 2018.

Technology Merges with Automotive in New Era of Efficient…

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Meanwhile, the car of the future is emerging as a smart, connected, electrified vehicle that redefines how vehicles are created—by employing a user-driven, multi-disciplinary approach to product design and manufacturing. How will the trend toward multi-system vehicles impact automotive design?

Richards SolidWorks Blog: The World in Peril: The Signs and.

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Designing without limits. It was conducted and hosted basically by our high school students at the North West Career Technical Academy (NWCTA, Las Vegas, Nevada), [link]. When you build or design something keep in mind about how it can affect the world in the material choices you pick and the possibility of it being recycled again, along with how long will it last and be functional. Richards SolidWorks Blog. Richard Williams. About Me. Contact Me. Categories. Analysis.

Local Motors partners with UNLV on autonomous, self-driving 3D printed cars


Over the past few years, few 3D printing startups in the world have created as much excitement as the Phoenix, AZ-based Local Motors company. Over the last few years, they have been working hard at a seemingly impossible creation: 3D printed cars.