Mon.Dec 03, 2018

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3D Printing Industry

In this edition of our 3D printing news digest – Sliced, we see the latest trends in the 3D printing industry, such as the development of a 3D printed wedding, non-Earth materials, and increasing variety of UV resins.

Solving Storage Space with 3D Printing: RCKZ Designs Stackable Sneaker Display


One of the most familiar dilemmas of being a shoe lover is finding the space to store your latest acquisitions. And even if you do find a corner in the back of your closet – how can you admire them from there? German company RCKZ used 3D printing to design a stackable, stylish storage box.

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Shanghai Mechanized Construction and Polymaker 3D print a pedestrian bridge

3D Printing Industry

Shanghai Mechanized Construction Group Co (SMCC), a Chinese construction company, and Polymaker, a 3D printing filament manufacturer, have partnered to 3D print a pedestrian bridge in Shanghai. The bridge will be installed in the Taopu Smart City, Putuo District. The Taopu Smart City was designed by a German architectural firm, HPP Architekten, and covers 4.2 square […]. Construction Polymaker Shanghai Mechanized Construction

Researchers Study the 3D Printing of Patient Specific Hydroxyapatite Bone Grafts

Hydroxyapatite is a naturally occurring mineral that is the main inorganic constituent of both tooth enamel and bone. In a paper entitled “Optimization of extrusion based ceramic 3D printing. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3d printed bone 3d printed bone grafts 3D printed hydroxyapatite bone graft

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.

AMMP Offers Opportunities to Advance, Refine and Transition Additive Manufacturing (AM) Technologies

Additive Manufacturing

The National Center for Manufacturing Sciences ( NCMS ) recently announced a new program called AMMP ( Advanced Manufacturing, Materials, and Processes ).

Testing the Properties of Fiber-Reinforced Geopolymer 3D Printing Material

In a paper entitled “Effect of Polypropylene Fibre Addition on Properties of Geopolymers Made by 3D Printing for Digital Construction,” a group of researchers investigates the effect of. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printed concrete concrete 3d printing fiber reinforced concrete geopolymers polypropylene

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Graduate Students Research 3D Printing with Droplet Deposition

In ‘Computational Modeling of Droplet Deposition and Coalescence for Dropwise Additive Manufacturing,’ master’s student Priyanshu Vishnoi submits a thesis to the Graduate School of the University at. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printing research Aluminum alloy Aluminum 6061 droplet deposition industrial 3d printing metal 3d printing Vader Systems

Things to consider when developing medical devices

3E Rapid Prototyping

Creating a medical device is an enticing prospect. Although competitive, the medical device market can be extremely lucrative, with innovative devices capable of making millions for their creators. Needless to say, such devices can also save lives.

The Effect of Powder Size Distribution on Binder Jetting Steel

In a paper entitled “Effect of powder size distribution on densification and microstructural evolution of binder-jet 3D-printed alloy 625,” a team of researchers test gas-atomized alloy. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials alloy 625 Binder Jetting powder size distribution


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Self Repairing Cities Project Continues to Make Progress with Flying Road-Fixing 3D Printers

The holiday season is here…and so is the season for terrible roads. Snow and ice will be ruling the roads for the next few months, and when they go, they will leave behind them potholes and. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printers 3D Printing 3D printed asphalt 3d printed concrete drones road repair Self Repairing Cities project University College London University of Leeds

Metalysis Celebrates Northern Powerhouse Partner Status and Hosts UK Business and Industry Minister

Additive Manufacturing

“ Metalysis is a prime example of the strength and economic potential of the north”, Business and Industry Minister, MP Richard Harrington; “They share our vision for a strong Northern Powerhouse economy,” Northern Powerhouse Minister, MP Jake Berry; and.

Australian Entrepreneur Using 3D Printing to Help the Environment by Ridding Oceans of Plastic Waste

34-year-old Perth native Darren Lomman began his first venture when he was just 19, while studying mechanical engineering at the University of Western Australia (UWA). He launched a not-for-profit. View the entire article via our website.

SOLIDWORKS PDM Major and Minor Revision Numbering System

Javelin Tech Tips

In this article, we are going to look at how to implement a SOLIDWORKS PDM Revision Numbering System, that incorporates both minor and major revisions. Review our previous article for a complete guide to increment a revision number via a workflow.

SOLIDWORKS Extended Reality

Modern Tech

SOLIDWORKS 2019 includes a new ability for extended reality. Extended reality is an export from SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD Standard , Professional and Premium. It provides a much richer experience to view designs that are typically consumed on a flat monitor or image.

Dassault Systèmes and 3D Printer Adoption


Charles R. Goulding and Peter Saenz of R&D Tax Savers discuss Dassault Systèmes’ impact on 3D. Read the whole entry. » » software

Introducing Our Latest 3D Printing Process: HP Multi Jet Fusion


On-demand manufacturing leader, Xometry, now offers instant quotes and DFM feedback on high-quality custom parts made with HP’s Multi Jet Fusion 3D printing process

Are Your 3D Designs Being Stolen?


Designs like this are being stolen; could your 3D part designs be stolen as well? Image: Read the whole entry. » » corporate

Powerful New 3D Printer Components from Dyze Design


The new Pro series extrusion system from Dyze Design [Source: Fabbaloo]. Dyze Design showed. Read the whole entry. » » hardware

The BlackBelt 3D Printer Story


The BlackBelt continuous 3D printer [Source: Fabbaloo]. We learned more about the highly unusual. Read the whole entry. » » printer

Design of the Week: 3D Printed Toilet


It’s a 3D printed toilet! Source: Fabbaloo]. This week’s selection is the fully functional. Read the whole entry. » » design