July, 2019

Selecting Parts for AM

Wohlers Talk

Note: Ray Huff, associate engineer at Wohlers Associates, authored the following. Adopting additive manufacturing (AM) for serial production is one of the biggest and most interesting recent trends in industry. Many companies want to know the secret of how to choose parts that are a good fit.

Wire Printing in Cura by Chuck

DIY 3D Printing

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SOLIDNAPKIN Transforms Sketches into SOLIDWORKS Parts

The Solidworks Blog

Engineers draw things because they want to figure them out, to visualize them in action. A new app for SOLIDWORKS is taking this idea literally, by allowing you to bring any hand sketch, on any piece of paper, into SOLIDWORKS.

Open Source DIY Telescope Prime Features Raspberry Pi and 3D Printed Parts

3DPrint.com

While the majority of us are not astronauts, there is a tool that can be used in your home to make you feel like you’re just a little bit closer. The post Open Source DIY Telescope Prime. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d model 3d printed prototype 3d printed telescope astronomy diy project Flashforge 3D printer open source outer space PLA material poland raspberry pi space telescope Sygnis New Technologies Telescope Prime

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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.

Evolving next generation race car design with 3DEXPERIENCE

3D Perspectives

Sustainable mobility solutions are driving innovation in the automotive industry, as customers want cleaner driving solutions. This demand is extending into the world of competitive racing.

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Chopped vs. Continuous Printable Carbon Fiber

Modern Tech

3D printing processes are easy to implement and offer a wide variety of materials to support a part’s requirements while eliminating cost, lead time and design barriers for adopting manufacturing aids on the shop floor. 3D printed composites are an exciting new trend.

DIY Desktop Spot Welding Machines

DIY 3D Printing

I was looking for a cheap spot welder to make some welds on few 18650 modules, but I couldn't find aynthing affordable for my country. I found two projects with upcycled transformers which are the basis for DIY spot welder. Making this could be dangerouse. Stay safe! diy electronics tool welding

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New VR Mode in eDrawings Desktop Professional 2019

The Solidworks Blog

Ever wish you could just “jump” into your CAD model and walk around and explore every little detail of it in 3D, all in real time? Well, wish no more! Enter eDrawings Desktop Professional 2019 with a new BETA feature for Direct Virtual Reality (VR).

Assessing the Effectiveness of 3D Printed Medical Models for Renal Surgeries

3DPrint.com

Catalina Lupulescu and Zhonghua Sun explore the valuable connection between 3D printing and progressive treatment for kidney patients in the recently published ‘A Systematic Review of the Clinical. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3D medical software 3D printed kidney models 3d printed medical models PolyJet 3D Printing renal disease stereolithography (SLA) TangoPlus

When art purifies the air

3D Perspectives

This article appeared in our 2018 annual report. Click here to read the full document. Kengo Kuma, whose architectural works grace more than 20 countries and which regularly receive prestigious awards, presented Breath/ng at the Milan Design Week 2018.

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Is a sand 3D printer the future of Additive Manufacturing?

Sculpteo

You might be surprised, but sand 3D printers go back to […]. The post Is a sand 3D printer the future of Additive Manufacturing? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

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HFT® – Welding Enclosures for Wire Arc Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing

TWI ( The Welding Institute ) states that: “Wire arc additive manufacturing uses arc welding power sources and manipulators to build 3D shapes through arc deposition. This process commonly uses wire as a material source and follows a predetermined path to create the desired shape.

3D Printing with Plywood Sheets Combining CNC Cutting and Glue by Shane Wighton

DIY 3D Printing

Project homepage: [link]. 3d printing wood cnc glue plywood

Sofa so Good: the Future of Furniture Technology

The Solidworks Blog

Are you sitting comfortably? No really, are you? Since mankind moved out of the Stone Age and onto the chaise lounge, humans have been finding increasingly satisfying ways to park their derrieres.

Interview with Gil Lavi on the Past 12 Months in Additive Manufacturing

3DPrint.com

I’m still trying to interview as many 3D printing resellers worldwide (want to be included, contact me!). I’m very interested in how they are “crossing the chasm” from desktop. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Exclusive Interviews 3D Alliances channel Gil Lavi mosaic manufacturing reseller Xjet XJet 3D printing technology

Navigating advanced shipbuilding with 3DEXPERIENCE

3D Perspectives

Many countries are spending extensively on upgrading and expanding their current fleet of naval vessels, which more and more are also involved in providing humanitarian assistance and disaster relief operations. This market is expected to reach US$43 billion (38.2 euros) by 2023.

Using Simulia Structural Simulation Engineer to Run a Snap Fit Analysis

Modern Tech

SOLIDWORKS Simulation is one of the leading design analysis tools that brings the power of simulation into the SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD environment, to conduct design validation early in the design process.

3D Systems, USI3DT & Gujarat Government Sign Strategic 3D Printing MOU

Deelip

When it comes to adoption of 3D printing in a company’s workflow, cost of the 3D printer is a major factor. Which is why many companies choose to use service bureaus to get their prototype parts printed.

Bed Leveling Guide by Billie Ruben

DIY 3D Printing

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New SOLIDWORKS Simulation Expert Exam Now Available

The Solidworks Blog

A new SOLIDWORKS Simulation Expert exam is now available! This is the second expert-level exam from the SOLIDWORKS Brand. This exam was developed for seasoned analysis users who have a good understanding of the entire suite of analysis tools available in SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium.

3D Printing Medical Models for Preoperative Planning in Healing Tibial Plateau Fractures

3DPrint.com

3D printing plays a large role in the surgical planning process, outlined in ‘Preoperative Plan with 3D Printing in Internal and External Fixation for Complex Tibial Plateau Fractures,’ by. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3d printed medical models 3D printed surgical training models 3d printing and surgical planning 3d printing surgical pre-planning tibia model

Planting the seeds for sustainable agriculture with 3DEXPERIENCE

3D Perspectives

The earth’s population grows constantly, but the size of available farm land remains the same. To meet the world’s increasing food needs and demand for organic food and sustainable farming methods, agricultural equipment needs to be improved.

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3D Printing Patriotic Sunglasses With the Stratasys J750 and VeroFlexVivid

Modern Tech

The VeroFlex and VeroFlexVivid family of materials are an unbelievably unique set of new materials available on Stratasys J Series 3D printers , which are capable of producing parts that have improved strength and flexibility while retaining great shape memory.

Stacking 3D Models for Bulk Printing

Shapeways Blog

Sometimes printing multiple copies of a design can make it much more affordable. Shapeways prices depend on many factors, including how much space is taken up in the printers, how much material is used, and other processing considerations.

DIY 3D Printed Leaf Blower Attachment for Line Trimmer Made by Jeff Kerr

DIY 3D Printing

Thingiverse project page: [link]. cool things to 3d print diy tool

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Educating engineers outside of the classroom with Marie Planchard [Podcast]

The Solidworks Blog

Community. We are all a part of a few communities, and for each community you are a part of, there is usually a community leader, and sometimes that leader is you, because someone needs to lead the community to schedule meetings, or take some direction for the group.

3D Printing in Construction: French Startup XtreeE Announces New Facility in Dubai

3DPrint.com

French startup XtreeE, continues to be a presence in the construction industry with the introduction of 3D printing on the large scale, and now a new production unit in Dubai, The post 3D. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Concreative concrete 3d printing construction 3d printing XtreeE

Generative design, inspired by the living world

3D Perspectives

This article appeared in our 2018 annual report. Click here to read the full document. Generative design has moved into a new phase.

Display Settings Options for Reading Simulation Results

Modern Tech

In any simulation project, setting up the correct boundary condition and interpreting the results are the most challenging phases, regardless of the simulation software being used.

Automotive Industry Adopting Cloud Innovation Platforms (eBook)

Tech Clarity

How can Automotive and Transportation companies leverage the cloud to improve innovation, engineering, and manufacturing across the product lifecycle? We conducted a survey to find out how Automotive manufacturers are approaching the cloud PIP opportunity.

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