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80 additive manufacturing experts predict the 3D printing trends to watch in 2020

3D Printing Industry

Predicting the future is impossible. But that doesn’t stop us at 3D Printing Industry from inviting CEOs, CTOs and other AM experts to give us 3D printing predictions for 2020. If you want to stay up to date with the latest 3D printing news, subscribe to our free 3D Printing Industry newsletter.

When Do I Need FeatureWorks?

Modern Tech

FeatureWorks is a SOLIDWORKS Standard, Professional and Premium add-on that allows engineers and designers to directly interact with and edit imported part data in a SOLIDWORKS part file. Imported models, or “dumb solids”, become useable parts within the SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD environment.

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SQ4D 3D prints 1,900 sq ft home in 48 hours

3D Printing Industry

SQ4D, an offshoot of the New York-based 3D printed home focused S-Squared 3D Printers (SQ3D), has completed construction of a new building, in what it claims is the “largest permitted 3D printed home in the world.”

Overview: Powder Bed Fusion for 3D Printing Optimized Biomedical Implants

L.E.Murr, a researcher from the University of Texas at El Paso, presents an overview of medical devices for 3D printing, outlined in the recently published ‘Metallurgy principles applied to. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Bioprinting 3d printed implants 3d printing research

Rapid Prototyping and On Demand Manufacturing

Our blog is focus on rapid prototyping and low volume manufacturing information for global product designer, engineers, purchase officer and entrepreneur.

Researchers develop flexible 3D printed armor inspired by mollusks

3D Printing Industry

Research led by Ling Li, associate professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (VT), has developed 3D printed flexible scaled armor inspired by the chitons, a group of marine mollusks.

High-Speed 3D Printing of Flexible Carbon/Silicone Sensors for Medical Wearables

In the recently published ‘Drop-on-demand high-speed 3D printing of flexible milled carbon fiber/silicone composite sensors for wearable biomonitoring devices,’ authors from University of Waterloo. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printed sensors 3d printed wearables berkeley University of California University of Waterloo

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Customers Can Experience SOLIDWORKS Virtual Reality in eDrawings 2020

The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS 2020 is here, and one of the coolest new features is the ability to open and view any SOLIDWORKS model in Virtual Reality (VR) using eDrawings 2020.

CRP Technology releases High Speed Sintering material, Windform P2

3D Printing Industry

CRP Technology, an Italian engineering and 3D printing company, has released its latest additive manufacturing powder for High-Speed Sintering (HSS) known as Windform P2.

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3D Printing and Mass Customization, Hand in Glove Part I

The industrial revolution saw the advent of mass manufacturing. The assembly line and the hourly wage worker invented, splitting up products into parts made through a series of repetitive. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D printing theory better planet maker disease mass customization save the planet

SOLIDWORKS 2020 Animated Command Tooltips

Javelin Tech Tips

A great addition to the user interface in SOLIDWORKS 2020 is the new animated tooltips that appear when you hover your cursor over some tools. This new functionality provides a quick overview of how a command works for new users, or if it’s one that you don’t use very often.

Your CSWA Exam Prep Guide

This CSWA exam prep guide includes 30+ insider tips that will help you prepare, practice for, and pass the Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate exam.

Optimizing Multi-Head FDM 3D Printing

International researchers are delving further into FDM 3D printing, investigating details that have an impact on prints, with their findings outlined in the recently published ‘Optimizing Design. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printing research fdm 3d printing UprintPlus 3D printer

Recreating Digital Anatomy with Validated 3D Printing Materials

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

When Stratasys unveiled our J750 Digital Anatomy 3D Printer in early October, our goal was to fuel a new era in medical modeling – creating ultra-realistic and functional anatomical models. Extending our commitment to the medical industry, we designed the 3D printer to create models that replicate the feel, responsiveness, and biomechanics of human anatomy. These can be used in hospitals to boost surgical preparedness and medical device companies to help bring medical products to market faster.

Additive Manufacturing Strategies Boston February 11-12 Early Bird Savings

With over 50 speakers focusing on medical/dental/metals and new materials topics the upcoming AMS will be a stimulating learning and networking experience for attendees. In addition, the exhibit hall. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Additive Manufacturing Strategies ams boston Event events

3D Systems and CollPlant to provide solutions for bioprinting tissues and scaffolds

3D Printing Industry

Leading 3D printer OEM 3D Systems and Israeli bioprinting material developer CollPlant have announced a joint development agreement seeking to create tissue and scaffold bioprinting solutions for third party collaborators. Through their collaboration, the two companies aim to combine their respective expertise in order to accelerate breakthroughs in the biomedical industry. This includes 3D Systems’ […]. Medical & Dental 3D Systems Chuck Hull CollPlant rhCollagen Yehiel Tal

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.

Compression Testing 3D Printed Brittle Cell Structures

Israeli researchers Lihi Shenhav and Dov Sherman delve into testing 3D printed cell structures, outlining their findings in the recently published ‘Fracture of 3D printed brittle open-cell structures. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3D Printed Brittle Cell Structures 3D Systems ProJet500 HD 3D printer Compression testing 3D print

Xaar introduces 5-step evaluation service for inkjet AM materials

3D Printing Industry

Xaar PLC, a UK supplier of inkjet printheads, has introduced a 5-step service for the evaluation of materials used in advanced manufacturing applications. This service is currently aiding companies focusing on the jetting of fluids with high viscosities. As such, Xaar has invested in a laboratory equipped with testing machinery including an n.jet 3D printer from […]. Materials Mike Seal n.jet Notion Systems Xaar 1003 GS12 Xaar plc

Awaiting Simplify3D 5.0


It’s now 2020, and I’m anxiously awaiting Simplify3D version 5.0. Read the whole entry. » » software

CRP Technology Launches Windform® P2, Thermoplastic Glass Fiber Filled Material for HSS Technology

Additive Manufacturing

CRP Technology , a leading company in the creation of prototypes and final applications in professional 3D printing, launches Windform® P2 material. Windform® P2 is a glass fiber reinforced thermoplastic polyamide material with excellent mechanical properties for High Speed Sintering process.

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Pico Hybrid Hot End Arrives!


The very tiny Pico Hybrid 3D printer hot end [Source: Metaform]. Read the whole entry. » » hardware

Clever Modular Concept Solves the Issue of Cost

3D Printing Progress

Modular vehicles can help solve a majority of the problems and questions posed by modern mobility that arise as the result of new IT technologies such as autonomous driving and of traffic congestion and the associated inefficiency and air pollution


The Magic Behind Materialise


We had a chat with Materialise’s Stefaan Motte to find out what’s happening at the long-time 3D. Read the whole entry. » » interview

An Update On RePLAy 3D


Plastic scraps leftover from 3D printing operations [Source: RePLAy 3D]. Read the whole entry. » » service

Design of the Week: Terrain Robot


The 3D printed Terrain Robot [Source: Cults 3D]. This week’s selection is the. Read the whole entry. » » design