Fri.Mar 27, 2020

3D Printing for COVID-19, Part Two: Spare Valves for Oxygen Masks

The idea that 3D printing could be used to help respond to the COVID-19 pandemic may have first been triggered by work being performed in Chiari, Italy. Our friends at. The post 3D Printing for. View the entire article via our website.

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UL publishes independent study on 3D printed polymer properties

3D Printing Industry

Global safety certification company, UL, has published an independent study on the effects of 3D printing on polymer properties. The results of the study have been used to develop a framework to qualify materials for safety-critical industrial components.

3D Printing COVID-19: First Do No Harm

We must be mindful that just because we can make a design that this design is not necessarily the right one. While I’m buoyed by the 3D printing industry’s efforts. The post 3D. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing covid-19 hope is not a strategy

DraftSight Enterprise Installation Guide

Javelin Tech Tips

DraftSight is a feature-rich 2D and 3D CAD solution for architects, engineers and construction service providers, as well as professional CAD users, designers, educators and hobbyists. There are various levels of DraftSight licenses available.

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.

Ping the Paralyzed Puppy Walks Again, Thanks to 3D Printed Surgical Guides

Call me sentimental, but I am a sucker for a good story where 3D printing is used to help an animal get back on its feet, especially when the animal. The post Ping the Paralyzed Puppy Walks Again, View the entire article via our website.

Procedures for shutting down your 3D printer to avoid damage and delays

Javelin Tech Tips

Due to the current COVID-19 situation, there may be a need to shutdown your 3D printer for an undetermined amount of time. If this is the case, it is very important to follow the proper procedures for shutting down your 3D printer to avoid damage or downtime when the printer is powered back up.

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APWORKS 3D prints titanium part for new Bugatti Chiron Pur Sport

3D Printing Industry

Additive manufacturing consultancy and Scalmalloy producer APWORKS has announced it has 3D printed a titanium part for the latest Bugatti Chiron, the Chiron Pur Sport. The part in question, an exhaust tailpipe, was 3D printed in titanium to make it more lightweight and temperature resistant. The designers leveraged the capabilities of additive manufacturing to produce […]. Automotive apworks Bugatti Bugatti Chiron Bugatti Chiron Pur Sport Frank Heyl Stephan Winkelmann

Regemat3D Launches its New Bioreactors for Maturing Tissues

One of Spain’s leading biotech companies, Regemat3D, has been developing custom biofabrication systems and regenerative medicine solutions since 2011 to fulfill unique research requirements and. View the entire article via our website.

Mitigating Supply Chain Risk with End-to-End Automated Additive Manufacturing

Javelin Tech Tips

When considering Additive for its speed, flexibility, and efficiency, examine how to extend these benefits through the final step of the process. Mitigating risk within supply chains is a goal that most manufacturers work toward improving incrementally.

3D Printing News Briefs: March 27, 2020

We’re beginning today’s 3D Printing News Briefs with a little research, and then moving on to business. An international team of researchers has been experimenting with 3D printed. View the entire article via our website.

Top 11 Features in SOLIDWORKS 2020: Surface Offset

Modern Tech

With every release of SOLIDWORKS , we see the addition of hundreds of new features and enhancements – both big and small.

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CREALITY to Release CR-5 Pro 3D Printer Delivering Industrial Accuracy on the Desktop

Creality has announced the launch of a new FFF desktop 3D printer: the CR-5 Pro. With enhanced improvements of hardware, the CR-5 Pro is designed to be a consumer-friendly machine. The post. View the entire article via our website.

SOLIDWORKS CAD: Top 10 Features: Part 2

The Solidworks Blog

Have you installed SOLIDWORKS 2020 yet? As a Subscription Services member, you can now immediately download the latest new software releases and service packs. For a list of all your Subscription Service benefits, Click here. We’re constantly improving and upgrading our software.

University of Chemical Technology: Strengthening FDM 3D Printing with Starch Additive for PCL

Researchers from the University of Chemical Technology in Beijing continue the growing trend for strengthening existing materials with additives, outlining their findings in the recently published. View the entire article via our website.

30 on 3D: Hollowing Parts In Materialise Magics

Purple Platypus

On this edition of 30 on 3D, Purple’s Senior R&D Engineer, Peter Montgomery, explains how to use the hollowing feature in Materialise Magics.

Climate Disrupted: Optimizing Designs for Better Efficiency

If industrialized society is determined to maintain its industrial activities, its engineers will need to completely rethink how parts are designed in order to improve energy efficiency. This is. View the entire article via our website.

Digital Transformation for Innovation (guest post)

Tech Clarity

How can manufacturers improve their product innovation processes to outperform their competition? Jim Brown shares his perspective on digital transformation for innovation and invites manufacturers to take a free digital innovation assessment in his guest post on the Siemens Thought Leadership Blog.

An Editorial About Face

Around five weeks ago I made a decision for us to not write at all about Covid-19/Corona Virus. I had seen the fear the in sunken faces of friends and. The post An Editorial About Face appeared. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing covid covid-19

How to Share a SOLIDWORKS PDM Vault View

Javelin Tech Tips

When creating a new SOLIDWORKS PDM Vault View , we have two options for Attach type ; Only for me. For all users on this computer. SOLIDWORKS PDM Vault View Setup. Or if creating using the SOLIDWORKS PDM Administration Tool ; SOLIDWORKS PDM Administration Tool.

How 3D Printing Offers Sustainable & Environmentally Friendly Solutions

3E Rapid Prototyping

As we enter a more eco-conscious era of manufacturing, there are tons of concerns that new technologies are possibly taking us backwards. The concerns often levied at 3D printing put its abundant use of plastics and power usage under fire, and sometimes these arguments are valid.

Innovative Ventilator Device for COVID-19 Patients

3D Printing Progress

Prisma Health has received emergency use authorization from the US Food and Drug Administration for VESper, a unique ventilator expansion device that allows a single ventilator to support up to four patients during times of acute equipment shortages such as the current COVID-19 pandemic.

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PostProcess Technologies Joins Forces with Z-axis and 3D Alliances to Expand International Reach

Additive Manufacturing

March 25, 2020 – PostProcess Technologies Inc. , the first and only provider of automated and intelligent post-printing solutions for industrial 3D printing, has just announced a channel partnership with the renowned 3D printer distributor Z-axis.

Lower Cost Steel Mini Mills & Metal 3D Printing


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APWORKS Produces the Lightweight and Temperature-Resistant Exhaust Tailpipe for the Brand-New Bugatti Chiron Pur Sport

Additive Manufacturing

Saving weight where it really matters. The Bugatti Chiron Pur Sport, the latest car of the french exclusive automobile manufacturer, is equipped with a 3D printed titanium exhaust tailpipe manufactured by APWORKS.

3D Printable Respirator Design Receives Certification


Using the certified 3D printable RP95-3D respirator [Source: CIIRC]. While. Read the whole entry. » » community

Stratasys Coalition for Face Shield Production With 3D Printing Now Numbers Over 150 Organizations Responding to Pandemic

Additive Manufacturing

Requests from hospitals and other organizations exceed 350,000 shields; first hospital shipment received on Mar. EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. & & REHOVOT, Israel — (BUSINESS WIRE) — A coalition of companies and universities assembled by Stratasys Ltd.

FedEx & UPS Changes and 3D Printing Supply Chains


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Some Advice To Makers Working On COVID-19 Projects


Huge plate of ventilator valves being mass produced [Source: Photocentric]. Read the whole entry. » » community

Can Older, Simpler Versions Of This Ventilator Address The Shortage?


Old ventilator: Restarting production of older, simpler ventilators could speed ramp up without disturbing existing. Read the whole entry. » » ideas