June, 2018

Cytosurge Improve their FluidFM µ3Dprinter with Pinpoint Accuracy Tech

DIY 3D Printing

I wrote about Cytosurge technology before. They developed a 3D printer that can print metal on the micro-scale. A true technological wonder. Just imagine small robots floating in your bloodstream to repair your body or extremely complex and fine electronic parts like micro-antenna arrays.

Understand Generative Design – 1 minute read


To make you comfortable: If you know Inventor, Fusion 360, SolidWorks or any of the other mainstream CAD packages, you know that everything starts with a 2D sketch that then gets extruded into a 3D shape.

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The Impact of DfAM

Wohlers Talk

Note: Associate consultant and DfAM expert Olaf Diegel authored the following. Over the past three decades, the bulk of research in additive manufacturing has largely focused on AM processes and materials.

Tech in Football: How Yamabiko Europe Scored with SOLIDWORKS

The Solidworks Blog

Thirty-two teams. Sixty-four games. One trophy. It all kicks off, quite literally, this June. Not merely a thrilling global display of elite athletic prowess, the world-famous football tournament is a carefully orchestrated exercise in preparation and management.

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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.

Preparing engineers for the future with 3DEXPERIENCE

3D Perspectives

Arming students with the right skills is crucial for successful entry into professional life.

What If You Could Design Your Dream Jewelry?

Shapeways Blog

WHAT IF YOU COULD DESIGN YOUR DREAM JEWELRY? With Shapeways’ new 3D printed jewelry brand Spring & Wonder you can do just that.

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Biggest Manufacturing Event in North America – 1 minute read


Have you booked your hotel yet? What?!?! IMTS in Chicago is about ten weeks away; I might have promised to buy you a drink in one of my videos, so make sure you reach out and get your name on that list.

Ocean's 8 and Lingering Hollywood 3D Printing Hype


There are a lot of things Hollywood doesn’t get right, and since its popular heyday of consumer hype earlier this decade, 3D printing has certainly figured among those things. With more realism. View the entire article via our website. Featured Stories 3d printed jewelry 3D printing in entertainment Editorial Hollywood Hollywood 3D Printing hype makerbot makerbot replicator z18 makerbot z18 movies Ocean's 8 opinion replicator z18 Warner Bros

WHAT IF Thomas Edison used SOLIDWORKS?

The Solidworks Blog

Thomas Edison has over one thousand patents to his name (individual or joint), 1,093 to be exact. Most notably for the light bulb, the phonograph, and an initial motion picture concept. He was also very famous in his early 30s and throughout his 84 years.

3DS, ASE Win Atomexpo Award 2018

3D Perspectives

Just about one year ago, we announced that our customer ASE won Fiatech’s coveted CETI award in the category of “Mega-Project”. Now we have more exciting news to share: Dassault Systèmes and ASE together have won the Atomexpo Award in the category “Innovation for the Future.”

Creating Customized Gifts

Shapeways Blog

Weddings are filled with gifts, and not just the ones you receive. The mother of the bride, the bridesmaids, the groomsmen, they all get gifts from the bride and groom. I wanted to give my groomsmen gifts they couldn’t get anywhere else, and that meant designing them myself.

Sculpteo becomes the largest HP Multi Jet Fusion production center in France


Sculpteo is now becoming the biggest HP production cent […]. The post Sculpteo becomes the largest HP Multi Jet Fusion production center in France appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. Sculpteo News

Additive Manufacturing Education Is Helping To Bridge The Workforce Development Gap

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

Additive manufacturing has become a useful and important technology across many industries. Unfortunately, there is a widening gap between additive manufacturing (AM) technology and the number of workers who have the necessary skills needed to implement it.

Meet our New Finishes for Titanium 3D Printing


3D printing in metal opens a world of possibilities for designers and makers. We’ve already talked about the different metal materials on the blog and today we are happy to announce the launch of new finishes for 3D printing in titanium.

Learn How to Apply Toleranes on a Single Feature in SOLIDWORKS MBD

The Solidworks Blog

The DimXpert tools in SOLIDWORKS MBD allow you to dimension your parts and assemblies with 3D annotations in order to communicate requirements directly in 3D for the manufacturing process.

Free SOLIDWORKS Certification Exam for Subscription Customers

Javelin Tech Tips

If you have an active subscription with SOLIDWORKS you and your team can write a Free SOLIDWORKS Certification Exam. SOLIDWORKS Certification is like the black belt, that patch on your sleeve, or the badge on your sash.

Designer Spotlight: Gary Adams (BernieDawg)

Shapeways Blog

Gary Adams has always been a builder. So when his noisy camping stove disturbed his outdoor experience, he decided to fashion his own solution. Here, Gary talks about how BernieDawg Stoves got started and how he uses 3D printing to scale his production. Tell us about your background.

State of 3D Printing 2018: How do businesses use 3D printing?


Last week we officially announced the latest edition of […]. The post State of 3D Printing 2018: How do businesses use 3D printing? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

US Marines Using LulzBot 3D Printers to Successfully Continue Their Mission


3D printing in the military isn’t just about fabricating weapons like grenades, missiles, and warheads. The US Marine Corps has embraced the technology with enthusiasm, using it to research and. View the entire article via our website.

Top 10 3D Model Databases: The Best Sites to Download 3D Models for 3D Printing


If you intend to 3D print a model, that doesn’t mean you always have to start designing from scratch. There are tons of websites out there that offer (both free and premium) 3D models to download.

SOLIDWORKS Women In Engineering Series: Danielle Boyer

The Solidworks Blog

Danielle Boyer and EKGAR. If you converted passion into fuel, Danielle Boyer could easily solve an energy crisis.

Building a Hardware Startup Isn’t a ‘One-Size-Fits-All’ Process

3D Innovations

It is a common misconception that building a hardware startup is a straightforward and linear process: Find a Problem—Design a Solution—Sell the Product—Make Money. In theory this is how it should work, but in actuality, this process is more of a maze with twists and turns on your way to success.

Future of Commerce: Step-by-Step Creation of Spring & Wonder

Shapeways Blog

More good news from Shapeways! Today we launched Spring & Wonder , a brand, storefront, and jewelry collection that our in-house team built in 2 months. For the collections, we created go-to, everyday pieces while also incorporating technology that allows you to make them your own.

State of 3D Printing 2018: The rise of metal 3D printing, DMLS, and finishes!


We’re back with another in-depth analysis on the State […]. The post State of 3D Printing 2018: The rise of metal 3D printing, DMLS, and finishes! appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

3D Printed Microneedle Array Technology May Offer New Eye Disease Treatment


According to a report commissioned by the Prevent Blindness America organization, eye disorders and treatment for people with vision loss cost close to $139 billion annually. 3D printing has been. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3d print drug delivery 3D printed microneedles 3d printing research drug delivery eye care eye disease eyes government grant grant research grant US Department of Defense Washington State University

Top Four 3D Printing Materials for Jewelry Designers: Gold, Silver, Brass, Bronze


The most common misconception about 3D printed jewelry is that it is printed in metallic plastic. This is not the case: it is produced as a real, solid piece of jewelry made out of the precious metal of your choice.

Keep On (Monster) Truckin’: The Reveal

The Solidworks Blog

Jonah in his costume. It was a beautiful day in Foxboro on Saturday, June 9, and monster trucks were abound. In a parking lot next to Gillette Stadium, fourteen trucks and their drivers were getting ready for the Monster Jam Pit Party to begin, the mammoth machines shining in the sunlight.

171,000 Jobs Come Home to USA in 2017

Design 2 Part News

By Frank Spotorno with Dan Murphy, Yonkers Times.

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‘Apprentice of the Year’ award at 3T

Rapid Prototyping News UK

Last night (Tuesday 26 June) one of our apprentices, Ben Utting, won ‘Level 2 Mechanical Engineering Apprentice of the Year’ award at the Basingstoke College of Technology.

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5 Best 3D printed boat projects


Boats are used for many important aspects to our societ […]. The post 5 Best 3D printed boat projects appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

3D Scanning a Stegosaurus with Help From Artec 3D


All 50 US states have a state bird and a state flower, but only eight states have an official state dinosaur. Colorado is one of them, which makes it pretty special, and the Stegosaurus that. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Scanning 3d printed dinosaur 3d printed dinosaur bones 3d printed dinosaur skeleton 3d printed dinosaurs 3d scanning a stegosaurus artec artec 3d Artec 3D Spider Scanner dinosaur dinosaurs stegosaurus triebold paleontology

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3D Printing Medtech Startup Helps Surgeons Predict And Validate The Best Treatment For A Specific Patient

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

As 3D printing of patient-specific models evolve as a standard of practice for pre-surgical planning of complex procedures, the face of the medical device industry is changing.

SOLIDWORKS Self-Paced eCourses: Free* for a Limited Time

The Solidworks Blog

The Summer of eLearning begins! Starting June 21st through September 21st, 2018 SOLIDWORKS eCourses are free* for customers on active SOLIDWORKS CAD Subscription. Don’t miss this opportunity to get your CAD skills sharpened by summer’s end.

3D Printing: Competitive Advantage of the Technology

3D Innovations

3D printing has been around for decades but has gained the most attention within the last five to eight years. The technology is what sci-fi movies are made of—making an object seemingly appear out of thin air.

How I Created The Perfect Engagement Ring

Shapeways Blog

I’m Dan, and I designed and 3D printed several things for my wedding back in March of 2016. I wanted my wedding to have custom touches, to be meaningful for my family and friends and not just a commercialized, cookie cutter event.

3D printing for construction: What is Contour Crafting?


3D printing is evolving quite quickly, and new technolo […]. The post 3D printing for construction: What is Contour Crafting? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. 3D Printers, materials and technologies