November, 2019

Formnext 2019

Wohlers Talk

Last week’s Formnext in Frankfurt, Germany was outstanding. Nearly 35,000 people attended, up more than 28% from last year. Four large exhibition halls were nearly filled with 852 exhibitors, an increase of 35% over 2018.

Experimental 3D Printing of a Transformer by GreatScott!

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The hype and rise of 3D printing and Avi Reichental

3D Printing Industry

Avi Reichental’s Jewish mother wanted him to be a rabbi. While he didn’t take that particular path, during a long career in tech – prayer has certainly come in handy.

Why did Dassault Systèmes aquire Medidata?

3D Perspectives

We recently closed our company’s biggest-ever acquisition: Medidata. Our companies are coming together to advance our shared goal of transforming the life sciences industry , specifically to boost innovation in personalized health and higher industrial performance.

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.

How to Design Environmentally Friendly Products

3D Innovations

Consumers are driving change and pushing companies to design environmentally friendly products. This has led to a real shift in the product development and manufacturing space towards more sustainable and environmentally friendly practices as well.

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3 Reasons to Upgrade to SOLIDWORKS 2020

The Solidworks Blog

We are always looking for ways to design faster and smarter. With SOLIDWORKS ® 2020 , improvements to weldments, large assembly design and drawings provide several big reasons to upgrade that will deliver improved productivity and increased performance. Improved weldment structures.

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Bead Sprite 3D Printer

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Defining a new paradigm: Harvard researchers invent multimaterial multinozzle 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

Researchers at Harvard University have developed a new method of 3D printing. Termed multimaterial multinozzle 3D printing, or MM3D, the method seeks to help define the emerging paradigm of voxel by voxel fabrication. In this paradigm, 3D printed parts are composed of minute building blocks.

Let’s Celebrate 10 Years: Our Anniversary Promotion And A Roundup Of Your Designs

i.materialise

In order to celebrate our 10 th anniversary with you, we’d like to offer a special birthday promotion! If you place an order between November 13 th and November 15 th , we’ll give you a € 10 voucher to be applied towards your next order.

Formnext 2019: moi composites to Make Waves with 3D Printed Trimaran

3DPrint.com

3D printing continues to offer major impacts to the marine industry, as will be evidenced by moi composites at Formnext in Frankfurt, running from November 19-22. The European tech start-up. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printed boat 3D printed trimaran formnext moi composites

Submit Your Ideas for the SOLIDWORKS Top Ten List

The Solidworks Blog

Every year SOLIDWORKS users have the ability to participate in sharing their enhancement ideas for SOLIDWORKS products. Then, our users can vote on which ones they feel are the the best ideas. This year, that tradition continues.

Revving the Engine with AM

Wohlers Talk

Note: Ray Huff, associate engineer at Wohlers Associates, authored the following. The automotive industry has been a major player in the use of AM over the past 30 years, beginning with rapid product development and prototyping.

3D Printed Spherical Parallel Manipulator

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Extreme Tuners create lightweight 3D printed carbon composite connector rods

3D Printing Industry

Extreme Tuners, a machine shop based in Athens, Greece, has created 3D printed carbon composite connector rods for the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution car. According to the company, the rods weigh 10 times less than steel and 6.5

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Magics Essentials Tutorial: How To Prep Your Files Like A Pro

i.materialise

Importing design file without any errors is an art form. There’s been a lot of time we’ve wasted on fixing printing errors and details after converting a design to STL. And then still getting a frustrating message that “computer says no.”. Sound familiar?

thyssenkrupp to be One Stop Solution Provider for Metal 3D Printing?

3DPrint.com

thyssenkrupp is a 42 Billion Euro a year revenue steel giant that makes elevators, escalators and many metals components. The firm is taking a real interest in 3D printing now. The post. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printing printing service steel

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Concept Flying Wing – 3D Printing a Fully Functional RC Airplane

The Solidworks Blog

Editor’s Note: We’re partnering with 3DAeroventures , Eric’s brand new YouTube channel, to help bring you a four-part video series, going from foam glider in part one to a full-on, 3D printed acrobatic R/C aircraft by part 4! The aim?

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Top 10 Features I Am Thankful for in SOLIDWORKS

Modern Tech

As a SOLIDWORKS user, I am always excited when new software features and enhancements are released every year. The more I use the software, the more I realize how valuable these updates are and how much they improve my experience.

Have you heard about the 3D printed boat?

Sculpteo

3D printing a boat is not a new thing. We already talke […]. The post Have you heard about the 3D printed boat? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

New video features ExOne’s 20+ years of metal binder jetting experience

3D Printing Industry

As a binder jet additive manufacturing specialist, ExOne has expertise ranging across a variety of different materials. Working with sand, the company has become well established in the investment casting industry, providing a custom solution for the production of core tooling.

Enjoy Savings with i.materialise this Black Friday Weekend

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With i.materialise, Black Friday savings don’t mean waiting in lines — score discounts from the comfort of your own home! Place an order starting from Black Friday up to and including Cyber Monday — November 29 th to December 2 nd — and receive 15% off your print*!

The Impact Project: Multi-Collaborative Work Results in 3D Printed Bionic Hand

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Designers for the Impact Project have made a bionic hand in just ten hours. Driven by embedded electronics, this novel device was completely 3D printed and grips objects with a. The post The. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printed bionic hand Ambionics Iterate Design + Innovation WMG

What’s New in SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2020

The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS® Simulation 2020 is all about ease of use and performance! New Default: Incompatible Mesh for Bonded Contact (Improved Ease of Use). SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2020 took a big leap forward by changing the Bonded Contact setup default from Compatible mesh to Incompatible mesh.

Fostering an innovative mindset with the 3DEXPERIENCE platform

3D Perspectives

You’ve mostly likely found yourself in the situation where you need to use your navigation device on your smartphone to find a certain destination. We all know this helpful and life-saving technology works because of GPS, which can find any location on earth based on latitude and longitude.

BASF Acquires 3D Printing Service Provider Sculpteo

Sculpteo

Big news, the German chemistry company and largest chem […]. The post BASF Acquires 3D Printing Service Provider Sculpteo appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

The age of sustainable 3D printer powders? Amazemet launches ultrasonic atomizer

3D Printing Industry

The ultrasonic atomizer from Polish company Amazemet is capable of creating powdered 3D printer feedstocks from a variety of different source materials. Pure elements, pre-alloyed material, failed prints and other waste can all be easily processed by the system and recycled into fine metal powder.

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All Answers to Your 3D Printing Questions in One Place

i.materialise

Happy early Thanksgiving! On i.materialise we are grateful for many things, but especially for having a wonderful 3D printing community. Our customers, the readers of our blog and our social media followers are real 3D printing enthusiasts who are always interested in learning more about this topic.

Admatec Unveils Admaflex 300 3D Printer at Formnext

3DPrint.com

Today, 3D printers have larger build volumes, better performance, and can print with a variety of materials and colors. With the release of the Admaflex 300 by Netherlands-headquartered Admatec, View the entire article via our website. 3D Printers 3D Printing Featured Stories Admaflex 300 admatec formnext 2019 Netherlands

Meet the Minds at the Center for Advanced Design

The Solidworks Blog

A short while ago, I had an opportunity to speak at a SOLIDWORKS Town Hall. Interrupted by three separate microphone issues; I was relieved to take a seat after presenting my final slide.

Smooth sailing with 3DEXPERIENCE

3D Perspectives

Imagine sailing freely around the world with family and friends, feeling the wind and the waves while cruising with your catamaran to beautiful and inspirational places.

Transparent 3D Printing: what are your options?

Sculpteo

Transparency is sought after for many applications and […]. The post Transparent 3D Printing: what are your options? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Oerlikon at Formnext 2019: 3D printed rocket parts, post-processing, and digital factories

3D Printing Industry

Oerlikon AM, the additive manufacturing branch of Swiss technology group Oerlikon, has announced a series of partnerships at this year’s Formnext show. The company has revealed that it will be providing metal 3D printed parts and qualification for United Launch Alliance (ULA), a U.S.

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UMaine 3D Prints a Full Sized Boat

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Treating Cancer Patients: Using 3D Scanning & Printing to Create the Bolus

3DPrint.com

In ‘A modern mold room: Meshing 3D surface scanning, digital design, and 3D printing with bolus fabrication,’ cancer researchers continue to seek better ways not just to find a cure, The post. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printed bolus 3d printed medical devices Eclipse meshmixer

SOLIDWORKS Plastics 2020 Helps You Innovate Better and Get Your Products to Market Faster

The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS® Plastics solutions help you to predict and avoid manufacturing defects in plastic parts or injection molds during the earliest stages of part and mold design, eliminating costly mold rework, improving part quality, and decreasing time to market.

Desktop Metal Announces New Fiber Series

Modern Tech

Desktop Metal has announced an all-new metal 3D printer and platform, the Fiber series. This series is the first continuous desktop printer to miniaturize automated fiber placement (AFP) technology, found in high-end carbon fiber production processes, and combine it with fused filament 3D printing.

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