Mon.Dec 09, 2019

A quick comparison of CNC machine tools

3E Rapid Prototyping

CNC machines are hugely versatile pieces of equipment, in large part thanks to the range of cutting tools they can accommodate. From end mills to thread mills, there’s a tool for every operation, allowing a CNC machine to perform a variety of cuts and incisions in a workpiece.

Running a SOLIDWORKS Static Analysis as a CAD Engineer

Modern Tech

I have been a SOLIDWORKS user for about six years, using it mostly for CAD, but sometimes for running my designs through structural simulation analysis. The CAD software I used prior to SOLIDWORKS was slower and this process took extra time to set up.

How does PLA Color Influence Mechanical Properties in FDM 3D Printing?

All kinds of research has been conducted regarding the mechanical properties of 3D printing materials, such as how they are effected by things like infill density, build orientation, temperature, View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printing color 3D printing parameters color 3d printing fdm 3d printing mechanical properties PLA material Polylactic acid research paper tensile strength toughness ultimaker 2 University of Belgrade University of Sarajevo

Introducing 3D Generative Innovator

3D Perspectives

The 3D Generative Innovator role enables a continuous Level of Development that seamlessly connects the conceptual design model with the fabrication model.

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.

South Africa: a 3D Printing Campaign for Blind Children

For visually impaired people educational resources don’t come by easy. Learning to read braille is essential but costly and not always effective (it may take up to three times as. The post. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Education #3DPrinting4TheBlind 3d printed educational models 3D printing for the blind 3D Printing Shop South Africa south africa South African National Council for the Blind (SANCB

Adding/Analyzing/Modifying SOLIDWORKS Center of Mass Part 1

Javelin Tech Tips

In my opinion, the SOLIDWORKS Center of Mass is an underrated reference dimension. Many designers use it to see where the bulk of the weight is. This can determine if weight needs to be added, subtract weight or reorganize items to get the desired balance.

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Connecting with the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform for Collaboration, Data Sharing and Secure Access

The Solidworks Blog

We have simplified connecting SOLIDWORKS® desktop to the 3D EXPERIENCE® platform with the SOLIDWORKS Connector, adding considerable value to your SOLIDWORKS investment.

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2019 Year in Review: Industrial 3D Printing

We continue to see industrial 3D printing increase in speed, size and capability, while dropping in cost as signs point to its integration into the larger manufacturing industry. This year, The. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Featured Stories ATLAS forecast forecast3d Forward AM forwardam GKN Impossible Objects Siemens

3D Printing Aerospace Parts with Blockchain


It’s now possible to 3D print certain spare parts for flights in progress. Read the whole entry. » » usage

SmarTech Patent Reports Provide New Insights into Corporate Strengths and Strategies

SmarTech Analysis’ range of reports on patents in the Additive Manufacturing (AM) sector provides unique tools for better understanding the strengths and weaknesses of individual firms and going well. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printing ip 3d printing ip law 3d printing patent intelectual property ip patents smarttech

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.

Printsyst Partners With For Additive Manufacturing Process Automation


Printsyst CEO Itamar Yona and Chairman Tom Dawes [Source: Printsyst]. Read the whole entry. » » corporate

2019 Year in Review: Desktop 3D Printing

In 2019 desktop 3D printing continued its onward march towards greater adoption. And, by now, it doesn’t look all that different from the industrial space, in may ways. New Products. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printing PEEK review roboze ultimaker year

The PrintDry Filament Dryer 2.0


The PrintDry Filament Dryer 2.0 Source: PrintDry]. PrintDry has introduced. Read the whole entry. » » hardware

3DPOD Episode 19: Formnext Review & Ethics in 3D printing

And we have another new podcast for you! This time Max and I discuss Formnext and I (hopefully) regale you with news from the front. We discuss how immense formnext. The post 3DPOD Episode 19: View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printed ethics 3dpod ethical 3d prints ethics of 3d printing podcast podcasts

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.

The Secret To A Successful Manufacturing Network


DiManEx provides a number of features to simplify manufacturing processes [Source: DiManEx]. Read the whole entry. » » service

3D Printing News Briefs: December 10, 2019

We’re telling you about an award, a little business, and a new product in today’s 3D Printing News Briefs. NCDMM has received the ManTech award for its additive manufacturing. View the entire article via our website.

Stack Metallurgical Group Augments Hot Isostatic Pressing Capacity with Second System from Quintus Technologies

Additive Manufacturing

Combination of large and mid-sized HIPs advances Stack’s objective of one-stop shop thermal processing.

Allevi and Lonza: A New Partnership Combines Bioprinting Technology with Cell Culture

For six years Philadelphia-based biotech company Allevi has been helping researchers pursue creative ways of curing disease, testing novel drugs, and in the long-term, eliminating the organ waiting. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Bioprinting 3D cell culture Allevi bioinks bioprinters biotechnology Lonza partnership stem cells

Sustainability, Scaling, and Uncertainty: 3D Printing Trends for 2020

Additive Manufacturing

By Materialise. In 2020, we will celebrate Materialise ’s 30 th anniversary.

Design of the Week: Airplane Toy


3D printed and animated flappy wing aircraft model [Source: Prusa Printers]. Read the whole entry. » » design

Optomec Integrates AutoCLAD Vision System into LENS Metal 3D Printing

3D Printing Progress

Optomec has integrated the Huffman AutoCLAD vision system with its LENS directed energy deposition metal 3D printing solutions. AutoCLAD is a proprietary integrated vision and software system that generates a custom toolpath for each part prior to processing

Groundbreaking Way to Additively Print Gallium Nitride

3D Printing Progress

The rise of additive manufacturing - or as it's more commonly known, 3D printing - has enabled the rapid production of complex parts across many domains. As the techniques have become more refined, the semiconductor industry has taken note.