Tue.Aug 20, 2019

Reality Check: the Astonishing Future of VR

The Solidworks Blog

What image does the phrase ‘virtual reality’ conjure? Chances are it’s someone in an oversized helmet, clumsily navigating their way through a videogame. Is that right? Well, adjust your expectations. VR has made generational leaps in a very short space of time.

Top 5 Ways to Avoid 3D Printing Quality Issues

Modern Tech

Whether using 3D printing for business or for personal projects, nobody wants to have to re-print a part because of a flaw that happened during printing, especially if it could have been easily prevented.

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Electronic Alchemy develops multi-material electronics 3D printer for NASA

3D Printing Industry

3D printer manufacturer Electronic Alchemy has developed a system capable of additive manufacturing fully functional electronics. Named eForge, NASA intends to use the system during planetary space missions to 3D print chemical sensors on demand.

UK Heart Patient Undergoes Rare Surgery for 3D Printed Titanium Sternum

3DPrint.com

A Fleetwood, Lancashire woman in the UK is enjoying better health today, able to perform daily tasks at home, not flinching when she coughs or sneezes—but best of all, she. The post UK Heart. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing Metal 3D Printing 3D printed implant 3D printed implant surgery 3d printed medical device 3d printed sternum metal 3d printing University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust

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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.

IDTechEx forecasts $6.1 billion market for 3D printed medical devices

3D Printing Progress

IDTechEx, a market intelligence and events company focused on emerging technologies, reports that the market for 3D printed medical devices and pharmaceuticals will be worth $6.1 billion by the year 2029.

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U.S. Air Force certifies first Stratasys 3D printer for aircraft replacement parts

3D Printing Industry

The United States Air Force has certified a Stratasys F900 3D printer for use in the 60th Maintenance Squadron at Travis Air Force Base (Travis AFB) in California. It is the first field-unit location in the Air Force to have a certified industrial-sized 3D printer, which is now authorized to produce nonstructural and replacement aircraft […]. Aerospace 60th Maintenance Squadron Air Force Advanced Technology and Training Center Federal Aviation Administration Master Sgt.

Charles River Associates International on Bioprinting

3DPrint.com

Charles River Associates International is a company that advises governments, law firms, and companies on weighty strategic matters and issues related to specific expertise that the company has. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Bioprinting Exclusive Interviews 3d bioprinting 3D printed research models 3d printing medicine bioprinting medical printing research

Signal failure? AECOM’s 3D printed graphene could fix that

3D Printing Industry

American multinational engineering firm AECOM is applying 3D printing to the modernization of transport networks. Currently testing at Bristol Parkway signalling training school in southwest England, CNCTArch is a thin, lightweight bridge proposed by the company as an alternative means of installing new, digital signalling equipment. With this 3D printed structure, the company can potentially cut […]. Transport AECOM CNCTArch Mark Southwell Matthew Lupton Network Rail

Bioprinting Hot Dogs with Hierarchical Structures

3DPrint.com

Researchers around the world continually surprise us with innovation, but rarely do they reach into the roots of popular culture—and the food that accompanies it—applying it to the world of. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Bioprinting 3d print scaffolds 3D printed cellular structures bioprinting direct ink writing DIW Hot dog scaffolds tissue engineering

Additive manufacturing helps Eaton achieve zero landfill waste

3D Printing Industry

American multinational power management company Eaton Corporation has recognized additive manufacturing as a valuable method for achieving Zero Waste to Landfill (ZWTL) status for a number of its sites. Eaton’s ZWTL initiative involves reuse, recycling, composting, and waste incineration for energy generation. Thus far, approximately 148 of its sites have achieved ZWTL status. The company aims to convert […]. Business Eaton Corporation

Interview with Sarah O’Shell on the Circular Economy

3DPrint.com

This is an interview with Sarah O'Shell. She brings a lot of relevant info to this interview in terms of sustainability and fashion. The post Interview with Sarah O’Shell on the Circular. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design Business Education Exclusive Interviews Science & Technology circular economy Fashion for Good global sustainability interview manufacturing McArthur Foundation recycling

Northrop Grumman tests reliability of Optomec’s Aerosol Jet Printing in semiconductor fabrication

3D Printing Industry

A team from global defense company Northrop Grumman has conducted a study with metal additive manufacturing specialist Optomec’s Aerosol Jet Printing (AJP) technology. Researchers have demonstrated a new method of using AJP to fabricate interconnects on semiconductor chips.

London: 3D Printing the Double-Ridged Horn Antenna for Biomedical Monitoring

3DPrint.com

Researchers are looking into ways to optimize biomedical monitoring, with their results outlined in ‘A 3D Printed High-Dielectric Filled Elliptical Double-Ridged Horn Antenna for Biomedical. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printed antenna 3D printed biomedical monitoring devices 3D printed Double-Ridged Horn Antenna 3d printed sensors antennas biomedical objet30 Prime Queen Mary University of London wireless

GE Additive champions lean manufacturing in new Arcam EBM Center of Excellence

3D Printing Industry

Award-winning 3D printer OEM GE Additive has opened a new Center of Excellence dedicated to its Arcam electron beam melting (EBM) subsidiary. Located in Härryda, Sweden, the 15,000 square meter facility is approximately 22 km southeast of central Gothenburg. Compared to Arcam’s former headquarters in Mölndal, west of Härryda, the facility has three times the floor space. The extra area will be […]. Aerospace arcam Arcam EBM ebm GE Additive Karl Lindblom

Interview with Edi Weigh of 3D Printing Service FacFox

3DPrint.com

In terms of 3D printing, China is still a big unknown. Yes, we’re all familiar with printers from firms such as Flashforge that can be found all over the world. The post Interview with Edi. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Exclusive Interviews 3D design and printing service 3d design service 3D Hubs printing service 3d modeling services 3d printing service 3d printing service bureas 3D Printing Services Bureau china facfox

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Ultrafast 3D Printer Company Nexa3D Commences Manufacturing Operations in California

Additive Manufacturing

Increases the scale of its commercial activities in support of expanding market demand for its NXE400 printer and growing reseller channel network.

Investigating the Effects of 3D Printing Temperatures on Copper Metal PLA Composites

3DPrint.com

In ‘Effect of Printing Temperature on Mechanical Properties of Copper Metal Polylactide Acid,’ authors Mohd Fara Zureel Ikhqwan bin Mohd Arpan and Lim Joon Hoong outline their findings regarding. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Metal 3D Printing 3d printed metal 3D printed metal composites 3d printing materials copper Metal PLA Polylactic acid study

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Book of the Week: Introduction to Polymers

Fabbaloo

Book of the Week: Introduction to Polymers [Source: Amazon]. This week’s. Read the whole entry. » » book

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Manufacturing with Garolite Machining

Xometry

Garolite is a composite material with superior engineering properties. Learn more about its material makeup, mechanical characteristics, design and machining challenges, and finish options

Advanced Manufacturing Technologies in Healthcare Today

Fabbaloo

[Beam Hardening, courtesy of Radiopaedia ]. Advanced Manufacturing is the use of. Read the whole entry. » » usage

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The Latest Trends in CNC Machined Materials

Ardel

CNC machining is a manufacturing process known for its versatility. Manufacturers use the process to create high quality, custom-designed parts and products for a wide range of industries from virtually any type of material.

What To Do With Thingiverse?

Fabbaloo

Thingiverse hasn’t changed much in the past few years [Source: Thingiverse]. Read the whole entry. » » ideas

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€450,000 available for additive manufacturing SMEs through Horizon 2020 program

3D Printing Industry

AMable, an EU Horizon 2020 program accelerating the adoption of additive manufacturing, has announced the third open call grant of €450,000 for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) using 3D printing. Aiming to support SMEs integrating additive manufacturing in various sectors, including healthcare, automotive and aerospace, the grant hopes to facilitate development of new products while driving […]. Business AMable Horizon 2020 I4MS

The New Fabbaloo Is One Today

Fabbaloo

The Fabbaloo Team [Source: Us]. It’s been a full year, to the day, since. Read the whole entry. » » blog

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NAM and Stratasys Seek Creators on Manufacturing Day

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

The Manufacturing Institute, the education and workforce partner of the National Association of Manufacturers, and Stratasys are joining forces to showcase the diverse career opportunities available in the manufacturing industry by engaging youth around the country, inspiring them and recruiting them to become the next generation of manufacturers through Manufacturing Day (MFG Day).

FATHOM Patents Method of Quoting 3D Print Services

Fabbaloo

Top level flowchart for FATHOM’s new patent on 3D print service quoting [Source: Google Patents]. Read the whole entry. » » corporate

FATHOM Patents Method of Quoting 3D Print Services

Fabbaloo

Top level flowchart for FATHOM’s new patent on 3D print service quoting [Source: Google Patents]. Read the whole entry. » » corporate

The New Fabbaloo Is One Today

Fabbaloo

The Fabbaloo Team [Source: Us]. It’s been a full year, to the day, since. Read the whole entry. » » blog

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What To Do With Thingiverse?

Fabbaloo

Thingiverse hasn’t changed much in the past few years [Source: Thingiverse]. Read the whole entry. » » ideas

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Advanced Manufacturing Technologies in Healthcare Today

Fabbaloo

[Beam Hardening, courtesy of Radiopaedia ]. Advanced Manufacturing is the use of. Read the whole entry. » » usage

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