December, 2018

NERA 3D Printed Electrical Motorcycle

DIY 3D Printing

Project description: BigRep's NOWlab built an electric motorcycle that, excluding the electrical components, consists purely of 3D printed parts. The e-bike, NERA, was designed by Marco Mattia Cristofori and Maximilian Sedlak and NOWlab's co-founder, Daniel Büning, directed the project.

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In Search of the Perfect Fit: VA Surgeons Harness 3D Printing for Mandibular Surgeries

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

Finding the right size clothing can be a frustrating experience, especially if you aren’t proportioned exactly like the designer envisioned. Just ask anyone who has gone through the frustration and work of trying on multiple pairs of pants or shoes in a department store, only to leave empty-handed.

Where Dreams Take Flight—Designing Clean, Energy-Efficient Aircrafts with SOLIDWORKS

The Solidworks Blog

An aviation enthusiast since he was young, Mr. Jettanakorn Pengsiri, founder of JFox Aircraft Co., in Thailand, had always dreamt of building an aircraft of his own and taking to the skies.

12 More Gifts for the Sophisticated People In Your Life

Shapeways Blog

We think it’s possible to find the perfect gift for everyone at the Shapeways Marketplace. We’ve compiled another curated list of 12 gift ideas for the sophisticated people in your life, no matter how specific their interests may be. For Chic Minimalists.

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.

3D Printing Trends to Watch for in 2019

3D Innovations

2018 was an excellent year for 3D printing technology and there is no slow down in sight. Below are three major trends to watch for in the additive manufacturing segment in the coming year. Higher Quality Metal 3D Printing. Metals were a new frontier for 3D printing this year.

10 Ways 3D Printing Changed Medicine in 2018

3DPrint.com

The stream of 3D printing news coming from the medical world is almost constant. From 3D printed implants to complex medical models to actual human tissue, there are so many developments happening so. View the entire article via our website.

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The Most Versatile 3D Printing Solution for Personalized Medicine Is Now Validated with an FDA Cleared Software

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

As we have highlighted in this blog time and again, surgeons are moving beyond the limitations of two-dimensional images on a screen to achieve the goal of personalized patient care.

Motorcycle Madness: Meet Ben

The Solidworks Blog

Ben and his current costume design. Rev up your engines, folks, the SOLIDWORKS Magic Wheelchair Build Team is back at it again! SOLIDWORKS employees are putting the rubber to the road and building a new, fantastically epic costume for an amazing kiddo: Ben! Ben is one spunky 9-year-old!

3D printing food: What about 3D printed meat?

Sculpteo

It might sound like a joke, but food 3D printing is a r […]. The post 3D printing food: What about 3D printed meat? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

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

i.materialise

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.

Engineering Simulation for 3D Printing Interview with Chris Robinson of ANSYS

3DPrint.com

Chris Robinson is the Senior Manager of ANSYS Additive Software Development at ANSYS. ANSYS is a billion dollar revenue company that is huge in engineering simulation software. ANSYS software is used. View the entire article via our website. 3D Software 3D printed simulation 3d printing software 3d simulation 3DSIM ANSYS ANSYS Additive Print ANSYS Additive Suite Brent Stucker CFD fea

DZL's DIY 3D Digitizer

DIY 3D Printing

DZL created this DIY 3D digitizer and published code and instructions how to build it. Project blog page: [link] Project GitHub: [link]. 3d scanner digital fabrication diy lasercut

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12 Gifts for 12 Passionate Characters in Your Life

Shapeways Blog

We all want to gift our loved ones with something thoughtful, delightful and useful this holiday season, but finding gifts that celebrate the uniqueness of each of the people in our lives can become a daunting task.

Why PCB is a Mechanical Creature – Part 2

The Solidworks Blog

This article’s argument for mechanical engineering involvement in PCB design is specific to the layout.

Top 10 of the best 3D printing prototypes

Sculpteo

Additive Manufacturing has numerous applications […]. The post Top 10 of the best 3D printing prototypes appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Goodbye, 2018!

3D Perspectives

As 2018 comes to a close and we are in full swing planning for 2019, we wanted to take a few minutes to reflect back on the past year. Top of the Heap. We are very proud to have received a number of prestigious recognitions in 2018.

3D Printing Shows What Humans Could Look Like If They Were Optimized for Living on Mars

3DPrint.com

There is a great deal of talk these days about colonizing Mars, and about the conditions that would need to be met in order to live and thrive there. 3D printing has been a big part of the. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed nose 3d printed noses evolution mars plastic surgery

How to design 3d printable parts that don't need supports

DIY 3D Printing

Angus from Maker's Muse YouTube channel has created another great tutotrial on how to design parts that don't need supports. cad how to support material tutorial

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The Story of the TriMech 2018 Holiday Ornament

Modern Tech

Magic is in the air this holiday season at TriMech with all of the new toys we’ve been getting here in our print lab lately.

2018 in Review: Our Top 10 Most Popular Blog Posts

The Solidworks Blog

As 2018 quickly comes to an end, we thought it would be good to look back over the last year and share what has been this year’s 10 most popular blogs on our corporate blog. So without further ado, the top 10 blogs are: 1.

6 Things You Didn’t Know About 3D Printing a Woolly Mammoth

i.materialise

Even though they went extinct thousands of years ago, the woolly mammoth still captures our imagination. This summer, our parent company Materialise was faced with the unique challenge of 3D printing a life-size replica of a mammoth for the new city museum of Lier in Belgium.

3D printed motorcycle: Is it functional?

Sculpteo

We already know that additive manufacturing is particul […]. The post 3D printed motorcycle: Is it functional? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Top 10 3D Printing Aerospace Stories from 2018

3DPrint.com

3D printing has played an important role in many industries over the past year, such as medical, education, and aerospace. It would take a very long time to list all of the amazing news in aerospace. View the entire article via our website.

Two useful DIY tools: 3D printable cordless screwdriver and small disc sander

DIY 3D Printing

Cordless 3D Printed Screwdriver Project page: [link] Files are on Thingiverse: [link] Mini disc sander made from MDF on laser cutter Thingivers files: [link]. arduino diy laser cutter tool tools

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Migrating to SOLIDWORKS From Autodesk Inventor and Inventor Fusion Made "Easy"

Modern Tech

Sometimes switching software can seem daunting. With the right path and the right state of mind, making the change is definitely achievable. Switching between two 3D CAD programs isn’t nearly as hard as switching from 2D to 3D, and we’ve made that leap already! MySolidWorks 3D CAD SOLIDWORKS

Make a Better Electrical Connection with SOLIDWORKS PDM

The Solidworks Blog

As electrical system designers work on an electrical project, it is critical to collaborate and share pertinent data while still maintaining project integrity and accuracy. Electrical designers can take advantage of SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional to meet these needs.

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SOLIDWORKS 2019 – eDRAWINGS – HTML #SOLIDWORKS #eDRAWINGS

Michael Lord

With the release of SOLIDWORKS 2019 we see a few enhancements with eDrawings Professional 2019. The most significant of those would have to be the ability to save a file […]. eDrawings SolidWorks solidworks 2019

Our step-by-step 3D printed pipe fittings tutorial

Sculpteo

Welcome to the first part of our 3D printing pip […]. The post Our step-by-step 3D printed pipe fittings tutorial appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

The State and Future of 3D Printing at The End of 2018

3DPrint.com

For the first time, it seems patently obvious where 3D printing is heading. There is almost universal agreement on what is going on and what the future developments are to be. Its a comforting time. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printed soft robotics 3d printing customization depowdering Lab-on-a-Chip & Microfluidics 2016 microfluidics

Cytosurge 3D Printed Impossible Objects on Microscopic Scales

DIY 3D Printing

Company news release with more details: [link]. industrial 3d printer micro microscope nano nanoparticles

The Robots Are Coming, but Not the Way You Imagined

Design 2 Part News

Industrial robots are driving improvements in productivity, quality, and flexibility that are helping U.S. manufacturers to compete globally. At the same time, they’re spurring the growth of a new ecosystem of jobs, from mechanical design to AI-based computer vision.

How to Get Free SOLIDWORKS CAM Training

The Solidworks Blog

Congratulations, you made it to the end of another year! In just a few short weeks we will all have to learn how to write a nine over the top of everything we date as 2018. When I was a kid my grandpa used to tell me, “Every year will go a little faster as you get older.”

Is Additive Manufacturing the future of construction?

3D Perspectives

The construction industry is the world´s largest employer, but it has been losing profitability for over three decades. Reasons include a lack of efficient collaboration, increasing regulations, an absence of digital solutions and poor or no lifecycle management.

How could lasers bring 3D printing to the next level?

Sculpteo

New 3D printing technologies are regularly unveiled by […]. The post How could lasers bring 3D printing to the next level? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Creature Comforts: 10 Ways 3D Printing Helped Animals This Year

3DPrint.com

Everyone loves a good animal story, and the 3D printing world has plenty of them. From animal prosthetics to implants to even robotic assistance for bees, 3D printing has helped animals just as much. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3D printed animal prosthetics 3d printed beak 3d printed fish 3d printed flowers 3d printed foot animals bees dogs Eagle fish hornbill sloth tortoises

Small Industrial Grade Metal 3D Printing Factory

DIY 3D Printing

Major players in 3D printing are developing new miniature-factory manufacturing cells. Consider them as precursor to Star Trek industrial replicators. They can operate almost without human workers and create very valuable high-tech products. This will be a major shift in decentralized manufacturing and have a huge economic impact. 3d systems industrial 3d printer manufacturing metal 3d printing