Mon.Jun 17, 2019

Is plasma the missing link in assembling 3D printed parts?

3D Printing Industry

Creabis, a Kirchheim-based 3D printing service bureau, is using Relyon Plasma’s piezobrush PZ2, a handheld cold plasma device, to bond 3D printed parts. The piezobrush PZ2 uses plasma to activate surface particles of a substance which strengthens the adhesion between joined parts.

New Solutions on the 3DEXPERIENCE Cloud Platform Streamline Product Data Management and Design

The Solidworks Blog

We’re excited to announce that starting today you can enhance your product development ecosystem in the cloud with new product data management and design solutions on the 3D EXPERIENCE® platform.

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3D printing news Sliced: Zortrax, Organovo Holdings, Laser Lines, Zenith Tecnica

3D Printing Industry

Are you wondering how you can use 3D printing to customize your sleek new Crocs? Or, maybe is there anything you can 3D print to make Mario Kart victory laps even sweeter? On a more serious note, what does forensic science hold for the future of 3D printing?

Portugal: Cork 3D Printing Composite Shows Promise for Enhancing Polyurethane Foams

In 3D printed cork / polyurethane composite foams, authors N. Gama, A. Ferreira, and A. Barros-Timmons delve further into the world of enhanced materials for better performance in thermal. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3D printed composites 3D printing cork portugal

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.

Introduction to SOLIDWORKS xShape

Modern Tech

Over the years, I’ve dabbled in many surface editors. I have spent too many hours creating human faces, cars and other complex geometries only to have the most extravagant shapes not make the jump to hyperspace from surfaces to solids willingly.

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Review of Dremel Digilab LC40 Laser Cutter by Adam Savage’s Tested YT Channel

DIY 3D Printing

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3D Printing News Briefs: June 18, 2019

We’re starting with business in today’s 3D Printing News Briefs: Canadian additive and space manufacturing companies are partnering up for a two-year project, while Thor3D and Polyga have. View the entire article via our website.

Meet Our 3D Innovations Intern: Joanne Chi

3D Innovations

3D Innovations is hosting a summer intern through the STEMworks Internship program. We are thrilled to have Joanne as part of our team. She is currently attending Moanalua High School and we just know that she destined for great things. Take a minute to get to know her through this short Q&A.

CRP Technology and PoliMi 3D team up to 3D print wind tunnel model parts

3D Printing Industry

Award winning 3D materials manufacturer CRP Technology has collaborated with the Department of Aerospace Science and Technology of the Politecnico di Milano (PoliMi) to construct wind tunnel aero-elastic demonstrators. Founded in 1970, CRP Technology together with CRP USA, CRP Meccanica, and electric motorbike manufacturer, Energica, comprise the CRP Group Network. The original company began as […].

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World - Untitled Article

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

Sonic “Boom” – Cruising at 2X the Speed of Sound with Additive Manufacturing. Boom Supersonic Taps into the Power of 3D Printing. There’s a magic number in physics – and for Boom Supersonic alongside Stratasys 3D printing – it’s finally on the radar.

See the 3D printed BANYAN ECO WALL, BigRep and NOWLAB’s latest large format innovation

3D Printing Industry

large-format 3D printer manufacturer BigRep has unveiled a fully 3D printed wall with inbuilt water and drainage system. Developed by the company’s award-winning NOWLAB initiative the BANYAN ECO WALL has been created to demonstrate the bounds of design exclusive to this technology. Stephan Beyer, CEO of BigRep, said, “Our BANYAN ECO WALL is adopting nature’s principle […].

CNC Machining Industry Trends 2019

3E Rapid Prototyping

CNC machining is still going strong within the world of manufacturing, showing precipitous growth even amidst the slew of competing technologies and new entrants. Even so, CNC machining is a wide ocean with many varying interests and trends within it. With so many sub-technologies it can be hard to keep track of what the latest shifts are so here’s our handy guide for the recent developments in 2019. Market Outlook. The overall CNC machining market is expected to reach USD 100.86

Stratasys extends 3D printing partnership with Boom Supersonic to end-use production

3D Printing Industry

In time for the Paris Air Show 2019, leading 3D printer OEM Stratasys has announced an update to its partnership with Boom Supersonic, a Colorado-based aerospace company, by signing a seven-year partnership extension. Under the agreement, both companies aim to further accelerate the adoption of additive manufacturing for flight hardware by utilizing Stratasys’ Aircraft Interiors […].

CNC Machining Industry Trends 2019

3E Rapid Prototyping

CNC machining is still going strong within the world of manufacturing, showing precipitous growth even amidst the slew of competing technologies and new entrants. Even so, CNC machining is a wide ocean with many varying interests and trends within it.

Collins Aerospace Systems to open advanced & additive manufacturing MRO center in Singapore

3D Printing Industry

Collins Aerospace Systems, one of the world’s largest aerospace and defense suppliers, has announced its intention to open an aerospace innovation hub for advanced maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) in Singapore. To be located at the Collins Changi MRO Campus, East Singapore, the new hub will house the company’s first additive manufacturing lab outside the United States. […].

Boom Supersonic Signs Seven-Year Partnership Extension with Stratasys for 3D Printing

Additive Manufacturing

Norsk Titanium additive manufacturing recognized in Boeing Material Allowables Program

3D Printing Industry

Norsk Titanium, the company providing Rapid Plasma Deposition (RPD) additive manufacturing to the aerospace industry, has reached a new milestone in its relationship with Boeing. In its latest update Norsk has successfully characterized its RPD process as part of the Boeing Material Allowables Program. In addition, all pre-production requirements have been met, and so some structural […].

An entirely 3D printed rocket

3D Printing Progress

Relativity is on a mission to create an entirely reimagined process to iterate and scale rockets quickly and build them in space

Oerlikon and MT Aerospace partner to offer metal 3D printing to aerospace customers

3D Printing Industry

Oerlikon AM, the additive manufacturing branch of Swiss technology group Oerlikon has entered into a part supply partnership with Augsburg-based MT Aerospace. In this new venture, the two companies aim to bring digitization to the aerospace industry and accelerate the adoption of metal 3D printing. Hans J. Steininger, Chief Executive Officer of MT Aerospace AG, said, “The […]. Aerospace Aerotech Boeing Christian Haecker european space agency Farsoon Technologies Hans J.

Materialise Receives FDA Clearance for Cardiovascular Planning Software Suite

Additive Manufacturing

AddLab becomes K3D-AddFab, increases production for 3D printed aerospace and high-tech parts

3D Printing Industry

AddLab a pilot factory for 3D printing metal components in Eindhoven, will now operate under the name K3D-AddFab. The center is jointly run by four Dutch companies precision manufacturer KMWE, mechatronics supplier NTS-Group, metal manufacturer Machinefabriek De Valkwill, and metal 3D printing service K3D. It was also announced that K3D-AddFab, will increase the production of metal 3D printed parts […].

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Materialise Enlightens Medical Care With FDA-Approved Cardiovascular Software


Materialise Enlight [Image: Materialise]. Materialise has received FDA clearance. Read the whole entry. » » software

How to convert CAD to STL for 3D Printing

Javelin Tech Tips

How CAD files are exported to STL is an important process for accurate building of parts. The step by step process for converting CAD to STL was taken straight from the mentioned companies websites. STL Definition. STL is the standard file type used by most or all rapid prototyping systems.

Ruggedized Bioprinting


The ruggedized BAT bioprinter [Image: nScrypt]. An nScrypt bioprinter is ready. Read the whole entry. » » usage

Professional 3D Printing and Windform® Composite Materials Used in the Manufacturing of Two Innovative Aero-elastic Wind Tunnel Demonstrators

Additive Manufacturing

CRP Technology collaborated with the Department of Aerospace Science and Technology of the Politecnico di Milano ( PoliMi ) on the construction of parts for the aeroelastic wind tunnel demonstrators for “Aeroelastic Flutter Suppression (AFS)” e “GLAMOUR” projects.

R&D Profiles of Leading 3D Printing Companies


HP’s 3D Printing and Digital Manufacturing Center of Excellence [Image: Fabbaloo]. Read the whole entry. » » corporate

Rolls-Royce Selects SLM Solutions’ SLM®500 Quad-Laser Machine for Next Stage Additive Manufacturing Industrialization

Additive Manufacturing

Lübeck, June 14, 2019. SLM®500 quad-laser machines have been selected by Rolls-Royce to help develop its Additive Layer Manufacturing capability. The machines will play an important role in helping Rolls-Royce in the competitive adoption of additive layer manufacturing for aerospace components.

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Design of the Week: 3D Printed Croissant Machine


Alexis Gabriel Ainouz celebrates a functioning croissant machine [Source: YouTube]. Read the whole entry. » » design

Oerlikon AM and MT Aerospace Join Forces to Offer Aerospace Customers Additive Manufacturing Solutions

Additive Manufacturing

Pfäffikon, Schwyz, Switzerland & Augsburg, Germany – June 17, 2019 – Oerlikon AM and MT Aerospace are partnering to accelerate the use of additive parts in the aerospace and defense industries.

Stratasys Will Boom For Seven More Years


The Boom Supersonic Overture supersonic airliner will be made from 3D printed parts by Stratasys [Source: Boom. Read the whole entry. » » corporate