August, 2019

G-Code Hack for Removing Prints by Make Anything

DIY 3D Printing

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Smooth operation eliminates FDM stair-stepping in University of Hamburg study

3D Printing Industry

Researchers at the University of Hamburg in Germany, have proposed a novel way of slicing 3D printed objects to create smoother results. By 3D printing nonplanar layers close to the horizontal, this slicing method removes the stair-stepping effect typical to FDM surfaces.

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Design Rules for AM

Wohlers Talk

Little by little, companies are learning that it can be very different to design for additive manufacturing (DfAM). To make AM economical for production quantities, DfAM is usually necessary.

3D Printing Heading Towards a More Sustainable Future

3D Innovations

3D printing, also referred to as additive manufacturing, has captured the imagination of consumers, product designers and manufacturers alike over the last decade. We have witnessed the technology go through a hype cycle and come out the other side a more mature and grounded technology.

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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.

3D print a photo: How to convert photos into a 3D model?

Sculpteo

3D printing gives life to all your best projects. Do yo […]. The post 3D print a photo: How to convert photos into a 3D model? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. 3D Design Tips & Software

The sea: a boundless source of renewable energy

3D Perspectives

This article appeared in our 2018 annual report. Click here to read the full document. The marine industry is changing rapidly and is paying greater attention to alternative energy sources.

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Electronic Alchemy develops multi-material electronics 3D printer for NASA

3D Printing Industry

3D printer manufacturer Electronic Alchemy has developed a system capable of additive manufacturing fully functional electronics. Named eForge, NASA intends to use the system during planetary space missions to 3D print chemical sensors on demand.

Materialise Acquires Engimplan, Enters the Medical Device Market

3DPrint.com

Materialise is the leader in 3D printing software. Additionally, the firm has a 3D printing service bureau. By leveraging its learnings in manufacturing it can improve its software; while. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printed orthopedic braces 3D printed orthopedic implants 3d printed orthopedics 3D-CMF CMF Digital Orthopedic Laboratory engimplan ortho orthopedic

Elements of 3D Printing in the Classroom

Afinia

Daniel Aktas is an art and technology instructor, also known as the “3D Printing Teacher” within his district. He incorporates 3D printing into most of his courses and he works with the 4 elementary schools in the district to facilitate an annual 3D printing immersion event.

The Search for a “Perfect” Manufacturing Partner

3D Innovations

Manufacturing a new product is a challenge but finding the right manufacturing partner doesn’t have to be. Finding the perfect manufacturing partner for your hardware startup is going to take a bit of upfront research but, trust us, it will make the entire process much smoother later on.

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.

Top 5 Ways to Avoid 3D Printing Quality Issues

Modern Tech

Whether using 3D printing for business or for personal projects, nobody wants to have to re-print a part because of a flaw that happened during printing, especially if it could have been easily prevented.

Nonplanar Smoothing of 3D Prints

DIY 3D Printing

Project page: [link] Project GitHub: [link]. slic3r smoothing

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Formula One and FIA use additive manufacturing to test 2021 car

3D Printing Industry

Formula One (F1), the premier world championship for motor racing and its governing body the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA), have used additive manufacturing to help determine the design, rules and regulations of its 2021 cars.

Successes In 3D Printing Spinal Implants in Two Complex Cases

3DPrint.com

In the recently published ‘Challenges in the design and regulatory approval of 3D printed surgical implants: a two-case series,’ authors Koen Willemsen, Razmara Nizak, Herke Jan Noordmans, René M. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printed spinal implants 3D printed titanium implants DMP320 3D printer The Netherlands

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.

Developing tomorrow’s talent

3D Perspectives

This article appeared in our 2018 annual report. Click here to read the full document. Bringing together research, teaching, business and the public sector to create a solid base of knowledge and expertise is a crucial part of developing what will be the lifeblood of tomorrow.

Battle of software: Cinema 4D vs Blender

Sculpteo

Both Cinema 4D and Blender are 3D modeling software. Th […]. The post Battle of software: Cinema 4D vs Blender appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

3D Printing A Topographical Map

Modern Tech

The Stratasys J750 is capable of all sorts of amazing things, as we’ve seen recently with our articles involving the application of real-to-life textures and eyewear prototyping.

Cool DIY Robot Rover by Saral Tayal

DIY 3D Printing

Instructables page: [link]. 3d printed robot raspberry pi

Competitors explore how to create a perfect 3D printed heat sink

3D Printing Industry

Academics from the U.S and Ireland recently gathered at the 18th Intersociety Conference on Thermal and Thermomechanical Phenomena in Electronic Systems, in Las Vegas, Nevada, to innovate the design of heat sinks using 3D printing.

Interview with Autodesk’s Peter Rogers on Generative Design and the Future of Additive

3DPrint.com

Peter Rogers is easily one of the most recognizable people in 3D Printing. Underneath the flamboyant hairdo sits a very hardworking business development and sales professional who flits tirelessly. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Exclusive Interviews 360 3D printing and generative design a360 Auto-generative design autodesk Autodesk CFD autodesk education AutoDesk Fusion 360 Generative design Peter Rogers

Time to get smart about sustainable manufacturing

3D Perspectives

This blog is written by Ke Wang, Managing Director, Industry X.0, Accenture Greater China. Across the globe, rapid technological change is powering a revolution in smart and sustainable digital manufacturing.

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Top 10 advantages of using 3D printing for proof of concept

Sculpteo

Proof of concept is an essential part of any pro […]. The post Top 10 advantages of using 3D printing for proof of concept appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. 3D Design Tips & Software Applications Innovation & Business strategy

Applying Decals with Background Masking in SOLIDWORKS – Part 1

Javelin Tech Tips

Have you ever applied or used decals in SOLIDWORKS? What I learned is that not everything has the background colour you need for the decal you have. Sometimes you just want the background of the decal to match the colour of the object you’re putting in.

DIY 3D Printed Otoscope

DIY 3D Printing

Project GitHub: [link]. medical applications of 3d printing medicine optics

Harvard and Caltech 3D prints self-folding soft robots inspired by origami

3D Printing Industry

Researchers from Harvard University and the California Institute of Technology have developed origami-inspired soft robotic systems that adopts task-specific configurations on demand.

Interview with Elisabeth Moreno on HP and 3D Printing in Africa

3DPrint.com

Elisabeth Moreno Elisabeth Moreno, the Vice President and Managing Director Africa at HP Technology, talks to us about HP’s role in 3D printing in Africa, as. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printers 3D Printing Exclusive Interviews 3d print hp 3d printing interview africa africa 3d printing hp hp 3d printing HP Multi Jet Fusion MJF

What’s the status with sustainable manufacturing?

3D Perspectives

Most companies today are on a journey towards sustainability.

3D printed glasses: Taking the eyewear industry to the next level

Sculpteo

3D printing is now changing how glasses are designed an […]. The post 3D printed glasses: Taking the eyewear industry to the next level appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Introducing the New DragonFly LDM for Printing Electronics

Modern Tech

Nano Dimension announces the new DragonFly LDM 3D printer for manufacturing electronics. This unique system brings a specialized Lights-Out Digital Manufacturing (LDM) technology and additionla diagnostic automation which enables the system to run around-the-clock with little to no monitoring.

3D Printing Factory in Container Box by Nokia

DIY 3D Printing

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Lucie Trejtnarová and Fillamentum create biodegradable 3D printed sandals

3D Printing Industry

Lucie Trejtnarová, a postgraduate student at the Faculty of Multimedia Communication, Tomas Bata University in Zlín (UTB), Czech Republic, and materials manufacturer Fillamentum have developed the Organic 3D printed shoe collection.

The Do’s and Don’ts of Additive Manufacturing

3DPrint.com

The best-use cases for 3D printing aren’t always obvious. When designing an object for additive manufacturing, it’s important to keep the limits and benefits of the process in mind. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Sponsored 3D design and printing service 3D Hubs printing service 3D Modeling Service 3dhubs CubeSat MFj sat satellite sls

Investing a Desirable Future for Cities

3D Perspectives

This article appeared in our 2018 annual report. Click here to read the full document.

Materials used in 3D printing

Sculpteo

You may not know all that 3D printing can do for you. M […]. The post Materials used in 3D printing appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. 3D Printers, materials and technologies