January, 2019

Additive Manufacturing in 2019

Wohlers Talk

The additive manufacturing and 3D printing industry has been anything but dull, with stirring news nearly every week. Last week, for example, footwear product company Dr. Scholl’s announced a partnership with Wiivv to produce custom insoles by AM.

Virginia Tech 3D prints devices that generate electricity from impact

3D Printing Industry

A new 3D printing discovery at Virginia Tech is poised to change the way we design sensors and low-power generators. A team lead by associate professor Xiaoyu ‘Rayne’ Zheng has succeeded in creating piezoelectric structures that can take on any shape or form.

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Entrepreneurship Needs STEM Education

3D Innovations

There has been a lot of talk recently about STEM education—both at the industry level and the government level. Companies are now working with schools to provide technology collaboration to help prepare students for 21 st century jobs.

Disabled Man Designs and 3D Prints His DIY Sports Wheelchair

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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.

World’s First House 3D Printing Factory Opens In Eindhoven Netherlands

3DPrint.com

The jockeying for position in the 3D printed building world intensifies. A consortium of European companies has started the first house 3D printing factory, in Eindhoven. From a few isolated startups. View the entire article via our website.

3D printing and archeological challenges!

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Here is a project developed by an archeology team at th […]. The post 3D printing and archeological challenges! appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

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MIT researchers automate reverse engineering of 3D models

3D Printing Industry

Researchers at MIT have developed a new way of editing CAD models. Described in the paper, InverseCSG: Automatic Conversion of 3D Models to CSG Trees, this method makes it easier and time-effective to customize 3D models and recover their metadata.

Product Development Strategy: Launching Your Idea

3D Innovations

Did your 2019 resolution focus on product development and launching a business? The New York Post published a piece that says New Year’s resolutions, on average, don’t even last two weeks—that’s right, January 12 th is the fateful day for many resolutions.

Five Simple and Useful 3D Printable Tools by Black Beard Projects

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The USS Harry S. Truman: Metal 3D Printing to Play a Role in Designing Navy Warships

3DPrint.com

3D printing in the military has been ongoing long before such technology became available—or even known—in the mainstream. And the Navy is certainly no stranger to additive manufacturing or. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Huntington Ingalls Industries industrial 3d printing military 3d printing NAVSEA

3D printed rocket: Rocket Lab launches first NASA mission

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Did you know that you can 3d print Rocket engines? Not […]. The post 3D printed rocket: Rocket Lab launches first NASA mission appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. Applications

6 Times 3D Printing Made It to the Silver Screen

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With the hype around the Golden Globes earlier this month and the excitement in the air around today’s Oscar nomination announcement, we thought we would take a look back to see when 3D printing was used in some of our favorite films. Black Panther.

Apis Cor and Sunconomy to develop 3D printed concrete homes in Texas

3D Printing Industry

Apis Cor, a Russian 3D printing construction company, and Sunconomy, a U.S. construction company, have received permits to build their first 3D printed geopolymer additively manufactured house in Lago Vista, Texas.

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The Best Material for Automotive Lighting Covers: VeroVivid

Modern Tech

Today I’d like to introduce some new 3D printing materials which take our prototype automotive lighting component printing capabilities to the next level: the VeroVivid Color Family. Automotive 3D Printing Materials PolyJet Technology 3D Printing Stratasys

Creating a happy and safe smile with 3DEXPERIENCE

3D Perspectives

With people living longer and interest in health and aesthetics increasing, implants have become an essential form of dental therapy around the world.case study. Osstem Implant , a Korean dental medical device manufacturer, has set a goal to become the world’s number one implant provider by 2023.

Researchers Test PLA CaC03 Composite Materials to Make 3D Printed Splints

3DPrint.com

In a paper entitled “Novel PLA-CaCO3 Composites in Additive Manufacturing of Upper Limb Casts and Orthotics—A Feasibility Study,” a group of researchers looks at 3D printing to. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Medical 3D Printing 3d printed casts 3d printed splints 3d printed splints and braces pla composite

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CES 2019: The innovations of 3D printing

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CES, Consumer Electronics Show, is one of the biggest T […]. The post CES 2019: The innovations of 3D printing appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Medical Applications of 3D Printing

Shapeways Blog

3D printed protein models by Biologic Models. 3D printing medical applications are gaining tremendous momentum in the medical industry.

Getting teachers talking about 3D printing, a BETT 2019 report

3D Printing Industry

According to STEM Learning, a UK provider of STEM careers support, STEM roles are expected to double in next 10 years. Yet, the organization predicts there will be a shortfall of 173,000 skilled workers, with 89% of STEM businesses struggling to recruit.

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Your Complete Guide To SOLIDWORKS World 2019

Modern Tech

They say, "Everything's bigger in Texas," and SOLIDWORKS World 2019 is no exception! This year it kicks off on February 10th in Dallas, Texas, which means we're less than a month away and can't contain our excitement. SOLIDWORKS SOLIDWORKS World Events and Webinars

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SOLIDWORKS 2019 Large Design Review now has Editing Capabilities

Javelin Tech Tips

The SOLIDWORKS Large Design Review mode is essential when working with large assemblies. Models can be opened in a fraction of time for quick review and then load only the components you need to work on. Use tools like snapshots or walk-through to make the most of it.

US Air Force Testing 3D Printed Titanium Spare Bracket On F-22 Fighter Aircraft

3DPrint.com

Over the years, the US Air Force has turned to 3D printing numerous times, from fabricating parts for fighter jets and other aircraft components to saving thousands – even millions – of. View the entire article via our website.

How can 3D printed adaptive aids help patients with arthritis?

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Around the world, about 350 million people strug […]. The post How can 3D printed adaptive aids help patients with arthritis? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

The Importance of 3D Design for (Efficient) Manufacturing

3D Innovations

When you are ready to take your prototype and turn it into a real-world product, be sure that your 3D design files are also ready to go. A CAD file is either a digital 2D or 3D model of your product.

Advanced BioCarbon 3D develops engineering grade wood-based 3D printer filament

3D Printing Industry

A Canadian bioplastic company, Advanced BioCarbon 3D (ABC3D), has developed wood-based bioplastic materials for use in 3D printing. Founded in 2016, ABC3D was listed among the top five hundred deep tech start-ups around the world by Hello Tomorrow, a French tech accelerator.

John's 3D Printed Woodworking Tools

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Simulate Efficiently with the SOLIDWORKS Simulation Load Case Manager

Javelin Tech Tips

Getting valid, informative, and useful results is the goal of any design validation and verification activity, whether it be through simulation or physical testing.

Partially 3D Printed Bricks Generate Electricity Through Temperature Changes

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Bricks have been in use as building materials for millennia, but they can do so much more when science and technology are applied. A group of scientists led by King’s College London have. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed bricks Arizona State University bricks electricity King's College London university of new south wales

Micro 3D printing for telecommunication: Is it possible?

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You know it already, mobile communications are quickly […]. The post Micro 3D printing for telecommunication: Is it possible? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

The Changing Landscape of STEM Education

3D Innovations

Within the last five to ten years there has been a visible shift in the way teachers approach, introduce and incorporate STEM education into their classrooms. Technological advancements coupled with vocal industry proponents, have successfully transformed the way STEM education is taught.

Carbon and Dentsply Sirona collaborate to produce 3D printable dental materials

3D Printing Industry

Carbon, a California-based 3D printer and materials manufacturer, has partnered with Dentsply Sirona, a Pennsylvania-based manufacturer of dental equipment, to produce novel denture materials.

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DIY 3D Printable X-Ray Machine

DIY 3D Printing

This machine could be dangerous!!! Stay safe!!! Fran Piernas developed and made this DIY x-ray machine as he got that idea under a shower. It just shows how a motivated person can build anything. Project page with documentation: [link]. diy electronics

Introducing SOLIDWORKS Extended Reality

The Solidworks Blog

The explosion of affordable immersive devices and broad ecosystem of technology and experiences are enabling more powerful storytelling.

3D Printed Prosthetics and Simulator Could Lead to Optimized Devices

3DPrint.com

In a thesis entitled “Optimizing 3D Printed Prosthetic Hand and Simulator,” author Stephen Estelle discusses an investigation of the use of an upper extremity prosthetic simulator for. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3D printed prosthetic simulator 3d printed prosthetics 3D printed simulator makerbot replicator Stratasys F270

The 3 best solutions to get a 3D model for 3D printing

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One of the questions we are constantly asked as a 3D pr […]. The post The 3 best solutions to get a 3D model for 3D printing appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

The Dreaded DJI Mavic Gimbal Overload: Causes and Possible Solutions

3D Printing Hub

The original Mavic Pro was released by DJI in 2016, kicking off a whole catalog of ultra-portable drones that continue to be released until today. Although the Mavic Pro has stood the test of time as one of the most reliable ultra-portable drones, it is by no means a perfect drone.

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