Metal Prototyping and Fabrication Guide

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The Center for Advanced Design Offers Insight into Professional Prototyping

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

Any engineer or designer who creates prototypes on a regular basis can attest to the truth in this commonly used mantra. A designer will create a prototype to enable their teams to get tangible feel for what they are thinking in terms of new products or product iterations.

Jewelry Prototyping Tips

Shapeways Blog

Rather, the design will be modified for any number of reasons. This can be especially true when designing jewelry. All of these facets of the design can be perfected when brought to life with prototyping. When should you prototype?

Boco Living—Prototyping Pour-Over

Studio Fathom

Prototyping a Category-Defining Design— Outdoor Pour-Over Coffee Boco Design Founders Travis Johnson and Joel Bebo are both engineers, and Bebo has significant experience working for manufacturers in various roles developing … Read More.

Prototyping a New Watch Design

Stratasys

Back in 2010, Solid Concepts was featured in Design News for its prototyping work with Devon Works in the article Materials Decisions Critical to New Watch Design. Devon Works set out to design a new awe-inspiring watch unlike any other.

Reducing the cost of 3D printed prototypes with 3ERP

3DPrint.com

3D printing has given businesses the ability to create prototypes quickly and at a low price. Using a 3D printer, it is now simpler than ever to turn a digital 3D design into a physical object: View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Featured Stories Sponsored 3d models 3d print prototypes 3d printed prototypes 3ERP

Designing & Prototyping with 3D Printing

3D Innovations

3D printing is redefining how companies design, develop and manufacture products. Product designers are experiencing what it means to design without traditional limitations of design for assembly, allowing them to radically reinvent products based on performance rather than manufacturability. Producing prototypes and delivering accurate designs to clients has never been easier than it is today with 3D printing.

A primer on rapid prototyping

Leslie's Blog

Recently graduated engineers will appreciate the overview of the steps every product goes through from initial design through the various prototyping stages and options. Digital Manufacturing is probably a new term for many.

Aberdeen Research: Seven Reasons to Provide Virtual Prototyping to Your Designers

The Solidworks Blog

Surrounded by a whirlwind of activity, designers and engineers are finding themselves in a complex environment; both working to balance deadlines, while endeavoring to accurately predict product behavior. SOLIDWORKS Simulation Aberdeen Research Virtual Prototyping

Rapid Prototyping: EMS 3D Prints Sprinkler Nozzle and Deflector Designs for K-Rain

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The sky’s the limit when it comes to 3D printing prototypes and the many industries to which it can lend a helping hand. From ventilation systems to parking sensors, rapid prototyping can save. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed nozzles 3d printed product prototypes 3d printed prototypes 3D printed rapid prototyping 3d printing for manufacturing 3d systems ems K-Rain MultiJet projet 3500 hd max

Top 3 Considerations Before Prototyping

Stratasys

With fast production and broadened design possibilities, 3D printing has become a go to for rapid prototyping. Engineers and designers looking to take advantage of 3D printing for prototyping should consider these key considerations before getting started.

Ogle Models & Prototypes Tapped to 3D Print Components for Mars Rover Prototype

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World-class prototyping company Ogle Models & Prototypes, based in the UK, has been called on to help with numerous projects involving 3D printing, like this British Telecom phone model and parts. 3D Design 3D Printing Aerospace 3D Printing Business 3d printed prototype 3D printing mars 3d printing prototypes Airbus Defence and Space autonomous vehicles European Space Agency european space program ExoMars mars Mars Rover Ogle Models Ogle Models and Prototypes vehicle prototype

The 3D printing uses: prototype

Sculpteo

When one speaks about 3D printing, he often has in mind a prototyping technology. Over the last three decades, this has been so true that the term additive manufacturing itself has also been used as a synonym for prototyping. Ubudu’s last working prototypes.

What are Your Biggest Rapid Prototyping Challenges?

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

Often this process occurs in design work groups – teams of product designers and engineers working together on a design and development project, tasked with carrying the project from initial concept brainstorming to final design review. Prototyping

Solidscape and LSR’s Design Studio Team to Announce Distruptive Rapid Prototyping Technique

3DPrint.com

Rapid prototyping was one of the earliest adopters of 3D printing technology, and for good reason. 3D Printers 3D Printing 3d printed wearables 3d rapid prototyping LSR LSR Design Studio max2 MEMI molds prototypes prototyping rapid prototyping solidscape stratasys wearables

From Prototypes to Production

Stratasys

The story of 3D printing started in prototyping. Products are typically designed to be mass manufactured in thousands or hundreds of thousands, with prototypes being built and tested throughout the development process. Design and Engineering. Final Prototyping.

Overcoming “What If” with Virtual Prototyping

The Solidworks Blog

What if you could design products with deep insight into the great unknown? Now, what if you knew this while you were designing rather than when you were testing your first physical prototypes? Do you ever agonize over a mistake? Zigged when you should have zagged?

3D Printed Spot Welder Increases Prototyping Capabilities

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3D Design 3D Printing cnc diy instructables Matthew Borgatti microwave prototype prototyping RISD solidworks spot welding thingiverse ultimaker2 youtubeSpot welding is a process by which two pieces of metal are joined together in a permanent manner at a number of points (aka ‘spots’). This is done when an electrical current is passed... View the entire article via our website.

NY Conference Takes 3D Printing from Prototyping to Production

3D Printer

Engineering and production management, company CEO’s, designers, and innovators from the likes of Boeing, New Balance, Adidas, Mixee Labs, Sols Systems, Rietveld Architects, and Local Motors will speak to the problems and promises of additive manufacturing they have experienced first hand.

Stratasys Launches F123 Series of Rapid Prototyping Solutions

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

Motorcycle helmet prototypes produced on the F370 3D Printer at the Center for Advanced Design being tested for design validation. Excitement and innovation are clearly back in rapid prototyping with the new F123 3D Printing Solution from Stratasys. Prototyping

Striking the Balance between Prototype Realism & Functional Performance

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

Stratasys has just released 3 ground-breaking material enhancements to its flagship J750 full-color, multi-material rapid prototyping solution. The ball valve design in the film is a rework of the traditional 3 piece ball valve that can be disassembled for easy cleaning and maintenance.

Polish Design Students Use ZMorph 2.0 SX Multitool 3D Printer to Create Eco-Friendly Shoe Prototype

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3D Design 3D Printing 3D Software 3d printed prototype 3d printed shoes Academy of Fine Arts biodegradable biodegradeable 3d printing custom shoes customized 3D printing customized shoes ecofriendly parametric design poland prototype voxelizer zmorph zmorph 2.0 People have used 3D printer manufacturer ZMorph‘s multitool machines to make all sorts of interesting objects, from jewelry molds, neon signs, and wine corks with interchangeable Star Wars.

Stratasys Announces Collaboration with Worrell to Optimize Medical Device Prototyping

3DPrint.com

This relationship between a leading 3D printing company and a design and product development firm will provide the right background to speed up work in the field of 3D printed... View the entire article via our website. Today, Stratasys announced a new collaboration with Worrell.

Prototyping: Unleash Your Creativity

3D Innovations

Prototyping is one of the first stages of developing an idea and launching a startup. We have seen many forms of initial idea formation and prototypes —everything from napkin sketches to prototypes configured from household items.

Hyundai Mobis Opens New Design Model Workshop to Prototype 3D Printed Parts for Cars

3DPrint.com

3D Printing Business 3d printed automotive applications 3D printed automotive components 3d printed automotive parts 3D printed automotive prototypes 3D printed prototyping Design Model Workshop Hyundai MobisBased in South Korea, Hyundai Mobis has been an automotive parts manufacturer and supplier for more than 40 years. A future-thinking company, Hyundai Mobis has just become the first automotive. View the entire article via our website.

3D Printing & Rapid Prototyping in Focus at SWW17

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Materialise Prototypes, 3D Prints Beautiful High-End Wine Cases for ARTdiVIN Design Company

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3D Design 3D Printed Art 3D Printing 3d print design 3d print prototyping 3d printed art 3d printed busts 3d printed gift 3d printed gift box 3d printing materials holographs materialise wineWhenever I go to a party and need a gift to bring, a nice bottle of wine is usually my go-to option. It’s a classic choice – most people drink wine, and it’s way better than saying, View the entire article via our website.

3D Printing Living Hinge Prototypes: Best Practices

CADD Edge

Prototyping living hinges, on the other hand, is not so simple. You’re going to benefit from more design iterations and verification before committing to the expense and time of a true molded version of your design. 3D Printing, Rapid Prototyping, Stratasys

Prototyping: Bringing Ideas Into Existence

3D Innovations

The startup community is flowing with fantastic ideas, but if you want investors to take your pitch serious then you need a prototype. Investors have figured out that asking for a functional prototype is one way to separate the ‘wannabe’ entrepreneurs from serious players. Having a prototype shows that you have already tested the idea, worked out the design challenges and researched manufacturing partners.

Poland: Engineers Use ZMorph Hybrid 3D Printer to Prototype Design for Complex Bridge  

3DPrint.com

3D Design 3D Printing 3d architectural design 3D printed bridge 3d printed model 3D printed prototyping poland Yellow Line Engineering zmorph zmorph 3d printersAs 3D printing ushers in a new age of manufacturing on nearly every level, from the jewelry maker at home who is able to do a lot more now than just string beads at... View the entire article via our website.

F123 Series White Paper—Smarter Prototyping

Studio Fathom

In this white paper, Stratasys walks through some common challenges related to 3D printing and the solutions that the F123 series provides—from eliminating barriers for designers and engineer to the … Read More. blog 3D printer 3d printing F123 Series Prototyping stratasys white paper

Prototyping Advice For Entrepreneurs

3D Innovations

We know that entrepreneurs have questions when it comes to building a prototype—so we sat down with our President and Chief 3D Officer, Collin Kobayashi, to discuss the prototyping process and get some expert advice on the subject. (1) 1) Question: What is your “rule of thumb” for entrepreneurs creating their first prototype? (1) Kobayashi: The application of the prototype may vary depending on its usage.

Rapid Prototyping in 2018 (New Guide)

3E Rapid Prototyping

Rapid Prototyping in 2018 (New Guide): Everything You Need to Know. The manufacturing world has been revolutionized by the emergence of rapid prototyping, an umbrella term for a range of manufacturing techniques that can fabricate prototypes and parts in a quick and cost-effective manner. In the following guide, we’ll cover every aspect of different rapid prototyping techniques and applications, showcasing the different processes, advantages and common applications.

The Art of Time: Prototyping the Future of Watchmaking

Shapeways Blog

We recently had a chance to sit down with the watchmaker to discuss 3D prototyping, radical transparency, and haute horlogerie. How are you using Shapeways and 3D printing in your prototyping process? . You’ve been sharing your prototypes on Instagram.

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Saving Costs with Virtual Prototyping

Javelin Tech Tips

Leveraging the combined powers of 3D solid modeling and design analysis software, engineers can now test a design on the computer instead of using prototype-test iterations for design. CAD models have become virtual prototypes, and design analysis has supplanted physical testing, enabling faster, less costly, and more optimized product development. Virtual prototyping. Prototypes vs. Design Analysis. Optimized design.

Prototypes: Do I really need one?

3D Innovations

If you have recently been hit with an idea that you feel has commercial value and you want to take this idea one step further and build a business around it you might be asking yourself this crucial question…”Do I need a prototype?” What is a prototype?

Functional Prototypes are Critical for Success

3D Innovations

The ability to effectively communicate your idea with a functional prototype is one of the many benefits of prototyping. Still asking yourself, “ Should I prototype my idea? ” consider the following factors… Test the Design & Finalize the Product.