Fri.Jan 12, 2018

Learn More About the Additive Manufacturing Symposium at SOLIDWORKS World

The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS World is fast approaching and this time it is going to be bigger than ever. If you are there on the Monday, February 5th, and you are interested in Additive Manufacturing (AM), make sure you check out the Additive Manufacturing Symposium.

3D Printing at CES 2018: 13 experts identify trends

3D Printing Industry

3D printing at CES was once again well represented. But, what were the main 3D printing trends and new 3D printers launched at the electronics show? I asked 13 of the companies with 3D printers at CES 2018 for more insights. 3D printer manufacturers, specifically those in the desktop market, were joined by several 3D […].

Designer Spotlight: Jeremy Burnich

Shapeways Blog

We’re excited to re-publish this piece, originally posted in 2015, since Jeremy’s Sound Wave Jewelry and Custom Sound Wave Pendant Creator are perfect ways to say “I love you” (literally) this Valentine’s Day.

Study finds 3D printed titanium scaffolds better than current bone-grafting treatments

3D Printing Industry

At Charité–Universitätsmedizin Berlin, “Europe’s largest University clinic,” researchers are working to prove that, in specific cases, 3D printed titanium-mesh scaffolds offer a better alternative to conventional bone-grafting techniques using a patient’s own bone. The treatment is believed to be particularly effective when treating large bone defects caused by significant trauma to the limbs. In addition […]. Research Andras Á.

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.

How 3D Printing in Alumide Really Works


Is it plastic? Is it a metal? Alumide is both at the same time! This 3D printing material combines the design flexibility of polyamide (SLS) with the shine of aluminum. The final 3D prints are polyamide (SLS) models with a metallic-looking surface.

BASF and CTI Biotech develop functional skin gland models with 3D bioprinting

3D Printing Industry

BASF Care Creations, a department of chemical company BASF, has demonstrated the findings from joint research with CTI Biotech into 3D tissue models of human sebaceous glands. These results, announced at the NYSCC Cosmetic Congress, demonstrate the successful ex-vivo (outside the human body) production and active ingredient regulation of sebum, a waxy, protective matter secreted by the […].

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Interview with Framlab creatives behind 3D printed Homed shelters for NYC

3D Printing Industry

3D printing has become a buzzword within construction for its potential to automate what is, traditionally, a labor-intensive process. Moreover, additive manufacturing provides architects with new possibilities in materials and design, encouraging structures built with little environmental impact, and low material cost. Recently, Homed, a project seeking to provide shelter for New York’s growing homeless population, […]. Design Andreas A.

Accelerating CPG Innovation with a Product Innovation Platform

3D Perspectives

Guest post by Jim Brown, President, Tech-Clarity. The Innovation Imperative. Now, more than ever, consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies need to innovate. Today’s corporate strategies demand growth despite slowing market expansion.

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3D Printing as Seen at CES 2018: Part Two

3D printing has long made a showing at the annual CES in Las Vegas, with announcements ahead of the show serving to get visitors and watchers-from-afar eager to learn more about what will come to the. View the entire article via our website.

Manufacturing Jobs ‘Roaring Back’?

Design 2 Part News

By Eugene Kiely, Vice President Mike Pence touted the latest jobs report as proof that “manufacturing is roaring back.” The previous administration made a similar claim, but experts then and now said it’s premature to declare a manufacturing renaissance.

Additive Manufacturing Symposium to Highlight SOLIDWORKS World 2018

In less than a month, people from all over the world of 3D design will be gathering for SOLIDWORKS World 2018, one of the biggest events in 3D software. There was a lot of 3D printing excitement. View the entire article via our website.

Learn More About the Additive Manufacturing Symposium at SOLIDWORKS World

The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS World is fast approaching and this time it is going to be bigger than ever. If you are there on the Monday, February 5th, and you are interested in Additive Manufacturing (AM), make sure you check out the Additive Manufacturing Symposium.

Dinosaur Fossil's Secrets Unlocked Through 3D Scanning and 3D Printing

200 million years ago, South Africa was home to an herbivorous (though possibly omnivorous at one point) dinosaur called Massospondylus. It stood on two legs and was about 4-6 meters (13-20 feet). View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Scanning 3d print dinosaur skull 3d printed fossils 3d scanned fossils dinosaurs fossils Massospondylus morphosource south africa University of the Witwatersrand

Luxexcel Expands to the United States of America

Additive Manufacturing

Hybrid Meta-Biomaterials Used to Make Better, Longer-Lasting 3D Printed Hip Implants

3D printing is increasingly seeing applications using biomaterials and metamaterials – and now with a new meta-biomaterial. A team of researchers from TU Delft developed the hybrid materials. View the entire article via our website.

RAPID + TCT 2018 – Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing and Bioprinting

Additive Manufacturing

From manufacturing of end-use surgical devices and personalized implants, to bone scaffolds and functioning organ replacements, additive manufacturing/3D printing is truly changing lives. At the conference, you will find in-depth sessions covering design and manufacture of implants, dental devices, tissues, and more using a variety of additive manufacturing technologies. RAPID + TCT 2018. 23-26 April 2018. Fort Worth Convention Center. Fort Worth, Texas USA.

UNIZ Introduces UDP 3D Printing Technology and New SLA 3D Printers at CES 2018: Exclusive Interview

Two years ago, San Diego-based UNIZ Technology burst onto the 3D printing scene, touting a high-speed stereolithography (SLA) 3D printer, the SLASH. Introduced at CES 2016, the company’s first. View the entire article via our website.

SOLIDWORKS PDM Maintenance & Backup Recommendations

Javelin Tech Tips

For SOLIDWORKS PDM Maintenance to optimize performance and prevent data loss, it is important to perform scheduled back-up of your PDM components. Let’s first examine the components that should be backed up. These components are: The SQL Database, The Archive Folder and. The Archive settings. With the first two components, failing to back these up correctly, may lead to permanent data loss.

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SMARTTECH 3D Scanner Gets the Job Done for Textile Measurement Study

Unitika Garments Technology is a Japanese research agency that examines the medical impact of textiles. Its research includes measuring the human body to assess the impact of garments on it as well. View the entire article via our website. 3D Scanning 3d body scan 3D body scanning leg scanning scan3Dmed smarttech Unitika

3D Printing Predictions for 2018: Industry Leaders Weigh In


The Fuse 1 is Formlab’s desktop SLS 3D printer. Image courtesy of Formlabs.). What does. Read the whole entry. » » ideas

Sintavia is the First Company to Receive Approval to 3D Print Production Parts for Honeywell Aerospace

Due to the design complexity that 3D printing offers, the technology has found use in many aerospace applications. All kinds of aircraft today, from drones to jets and rockets, use 3D printed parts. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Aerospace 3D Printing Business Metal 3D Printing aerospace metal 3D printing agreement Honeywell Aerospace OEM powder bed fusion production printing Sintavia

6 Latest 3D Printing Advancements in the Healthcare Domain


A 3D printed prosthetic. Technology has always been an inseparable part of the healthcare sector. Read the whole entry. » » usage

BASF & CTIBiotech: Bioprinting Expands to the Sebaceous Glands

If you are starting to get the impression that there is little researchers and innovators cannot do with 3D printing, you are thinking in the right direction—as are so many companies and. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3D bioprinting technology 3D printed sebaceous gland tissue 3D research basf CTIBiotech dermo-cosmetics

Do Metalenses Have a Place in 3D Printing?


A metalens concept: usable for 3D printing? I’m reading about a new technology called “meta. Read the whole entry. » » research

3D Printing News Briefs: January 12, 2018

We’ve got some 3D printing business and medical news to start things off in today’s 3D Printing News Briefs, followed by some interesting projects featuring 3D printing. Additive. View the entire article via our website.