Fri.Jul 13, 2018

Lockheed Martin produces its largest 3D printed parts for space

3D Printing Industry

Lockheed Martin, a global security and aerospace company based in Maryland, has produced two large titanium 3D printed domes for a high-pressure tank responsible for holding fuel on-board orbiting satellites. Measuring at 46 inches in diameter, the titanium domes which were fabricated using Sciaky’s Electronic Beam Additive Manufacturing (EBAM) technology, are Lockheed Martin’s largest 3D […].

The Race to the Additive Manufacturing Finish Line

The Solidworks Blog

Additive manufacturing is the way of the future. There are countless reasons why adopting this new technology makes sense, but once you’ve decided to go down that path, there are many options, and so which path do you take?

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Can 3D printing reinvent the bicycle? Latest innovations from Reynolds and AREVO

3D Printing Industry

Reynolds, a UK manufacturer of bicycle frames and components, is using metal 3D printing technology to develop a range of customizable stainless steel and titanium frame-parts. With this range, Reynolds will streamline production processes for frame builders in the cycling industry. Additively manufactured bespoke bicycles With over a century of experience, Reynolds has seen the […]. Transport arevo Arevo eBike BMW Group BMW S1000RR Jim Miller Reynolds

Winston-Salem State University Explores 3D Printing for Occupational Therapy

In the medical world, 3D printing is becoming widespread over various fields and sectors, including occupational therapy. As an example, several medical professionals are discovering that 3D printed. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Education Medical 3D Printing 3d printed assistive devices assistive devices occupational therapy 3d printing ultimaker Winston-Salem State University

3D Medical Applications

Held in Baltimore, Maryland, this event will bring together thought leaders, experts, engineers, doctors, researchers, and regulators in the many medical methods for 3D technology.The 3D Medical Applications conference is the most comprehensive, game-changing, meeting of minds for the future of 3D in healthcare.

3D printing is applied in UK project to produce autonomous evolving robots

3D Printing Industry

Researchers from the Bristol Robotics Lab (BRL), the University of York, Edinburgh Napier University and the Free University of Amsterdam are developing a 3D printing system that can create autonomous robots for extreme nuclear environments. Project Autonomous Robot Evolution Earlier this year, the consortium of researchers commenced the Autonomous Robot Evolution (ARE) four-year project, to […].

An Editorial Farewell and a Welcome

Since its inception in early 2014, and its team have been dedicated to providing news and insights focused on 3D technologies, offering an ever-growing variety of resources to the. View the entire article via our website. Business Editorials / Opinions Editorial joris peels Sarah Anderson Goehrke

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CYBER Team Uses FDM and Topology Optimization to Streamline Digital Workflow for 3D Printed Orthotics

The CYBER Team, which stands for Cyber-Physical Design and Additive Manufacturing of Custom Orthoses, is on a mission to leverage 3D printing and Industry 4.0 to make better Ankle Foot Orthotics. View the entire article via our website.

EOS and Z3DFAB partner to build Korean additive manufacturing innovation center

3D Printing Industry

EOS, a leading German 3D printer manufacturer, and Z3DFAB, an industrial metal 3D printing specialist, have signed an agreement to build an additive manufacturing innovation center in Korea. This center will operate to expand Korea’s additive manufacturing market through 3D printing initiatives, seminars, and workshops. “3D 3D printing is already in use for mass production among […]. Business EOS Jack Wu Kim Seong-soo z3dlab

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Using Patient-Specific 3D Printed Surgical Guides for Total Knee Replacement

While surgery has always, ultimately, been about the patient, it hasn’t always been patient-centered. Historically, patients have not had an easy time of understanding exactly what their. View the entire article via our website.

3D Systems launches online sale of sub $5000 FabPro 1000 3D printer

3D Printing Industry

3D Systems’ entry-level industrial 3D printer, the FabPro 1000, is now directly available for sale through its own e-commerce site. Previewed November 2017 at the 3D Systems HQ in Denver, the FabPro 1000 is an SLA 3D printer with a price tag ideal for adoption by small-medium enterprises (SMEs). “The FabPro 1000 checks all the […]. 3D Printers 3D Systems FabPro FabPro 1000 Phil Schultz

Ruwac’s MX360 and MX360EX Series: A Safer, Healthier Solution to Collecting Metal Additive Manufacturing Dust

Additive Manufacturing

Holyoke, MA, July 13, 2018 – As a worldwide provider to metal additive manufacturing, Ruwac USA continues its mission in being the leader of safe, healthy industrial vacuum solutions through its line of immersion separation vacuums.

3D Printing for Audio and Visual Equipment

The audio-visual equipment industry is a large and growing industry that provides an excellent opportunity for the 3D printing industry. A graph illustrating the industry growth is presented below. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Business 3d printed audio 3d printed audio accessories 3d printed audio equipment 3d printed audio system 3d printed speakers 3d printed stereo speaker 3D printing tax credits R&D Tax Savers research and development tax credit tax credits

GKN to emerge with 3D printing in focus at Farnborough Airshow

3D Printing Industry

Next week, a number of additive manufacturing specialists will be among the exhibitors at Farnborough Airshow in the UK, one of the most important dates in the aerospace and defense industry. For many, it will be particularly interesting to see what GKN brings to the show following its hostile takeover by Melrose Plc earlier this […]. Aerospace Farnborough Farnborough Airshow GKN Aerospace Laser Metal Deposition with wire LMD-w Melrose Russ Dunn

Technology Trend Setters and Innovators in Aerospace: What Do They Have in Common?

3D Perspectives

As the growth of the aerospace and defense industry continues, the number of non-traditional players also seems to be growing. Legacy and newcomers alike see innovation as the means to get ahead.

NickelBot Updates


The NickelBot has been running great, but there were a few features I also wanted to add. I made a rev 2 PCB to address them. Laser Door Interlock. There is a door switch that cuts power to the laser. I did this by splicing into the 12V power line going to the laser.


Pinshape Ambassador Brett Turnage Releases Two New 3D Printed RC Cars

One of our favorite design ambassadors to cover from 3D printing community and marketplace Pinshape is BTI3Dlabs founder Brett Turnage, who is also a huge racing fanatic. We have previously. View the entire article via our website.

How to use SOLIDWORKS Surface Extrude without Pre-drawing a Sketch

Javelin Tech Tips

Using the SOLIDWORKS Surface Extrude feature, we can extrude the boundary edges of a face of a solid body or edges of a surface body in a customized direction. When we run the Extruded Surface command, two things can happen: Either a sketch is active or preselected or no sketches exists. In case no sketches exists or is selected, a message in yellow color shows in the property manager window on the left.

3D Printing in Architecture, Engineering, Product Design: 3D Hubs Announces 2018 Student Grant Winners

Last year, 3D Hubs, the world’s largest online network of 3D printing services, reported that nearly 500 applicants from 300 universities around the world applied for its extremely popular. View the entire article via our website.

MyMiniFactory Opens 3D Model Store


MyMiniFactory's new online store. London-based MyMiniFactory opened their online 3D model store. Read the whole entry. » » corporate

3D Printing Combines with Other Technologies for Latest Energica Ego Component

Following the progress of the CRP Group and its subsidiary Energica over the past few years has been exciting, as the companies work together to develop 3D printed electric superbikes such as the. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed motorcycle cnc machining CRP CRP Group CRP Meccanica crp technology Energica Energica Ego sand casting

Should You Used Printoid?


Printoid, an Android controller for OctoPrint. Printoid is a powerful system to manage many. Read the whole entry. » » software

MakeTime Acquisition Press Coverage


Over 250 media outlets covered Xometry’s recent acquisition of MakeTime and $25 MM funding round. We have pulled our favorite stories together here


Plant-Based 3D Printing Material Developed by ORNL


A composite made up of 40 percent lignin. Image courtesy of Ngoc Nguyen/Oak Ridge National Laboratory, U.S. Read the whole entry. » » research

MakeTime Acquisition Press Coverage


Over 250 media outlets covered Xometry’s recent acquisition of MakeTime and $25 MM funding round. We have pulled our favorite stories together here