March, 2021

AMBOTS Swarm 3D Printing Robots

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How Wohlers Report 2021 was Produced

Wohlers Talk

By Noah Mostow. Helping to develop Wohlers Report 2021 was an unbelievable experience. The report was published last week. I learned that it takes an army of bright and dedicated individuals. This year, 88 co-authors and contributors from 34 countries were a part of it.

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ISS Launches 3D Printed Circuit Made with Nano Dimensions Tech

Information tech company L3Harris-designed has announced that they have launched a 3D printed Radio Frequency (RF) circuit at the International Space Station. This launch is part of NASA’s Materials. View the entire article via our website.

Williams Racing Announces Partnership with Nexa3D to 3D Print Functional Wind Tunnel Parts

Manufactur3D Mag

Williams Racing, one of the world’s leading Formula One teams, announced a new partnership with Nexa3D, manufacturers of ultrafast industrial grade polymer 3D printers, to employ NXE400 3D printer for the manufacture of functional wind tunnel parts required for aero testing purposes.

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.

The Future of Design and Manufacturing

The Solidworks Blog

Powerful computers and fast communication networks are more affordable than ever. Cloud-connected tools, such as those offered on the 3D EXPERIENCE® platform , enable superior collaboration and the ability to keep everyone on the same page—all in a single environment.

PAL Robotics Makes a Case for a Perfect Synergy Between Robotics and 3D Printing


The era of robots is already here. Over the last decade, robots have slowly moved from secluded research labs and automated production lines towards more interactive fields, such as pharmacies, hospitality, retail, etc.

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Developing a Product and Starting a Business? First, Start Here.

3D Innovations

You are ready to build that product idea you have been dreaming about and launch your startup, but you aren’t exactly sure where to start. Start here!

Cellink: Can This Bioprinting Firm Reach $10B in Revenues?

Since 2019, bioprinting pioneer Cellink (OTC: CCLKF / CLNK-B.ST) has gone from a $257 million market capitalization to a $1.5 billion-plus valuation. Before it went public in 2017, this new. View the entire article via our website.

Copper3D announces the new SLA, Antimicrobial and Biocompatible 3D Printing Resin, Glaciarys AR3(R)

Manufactur3D Mag

Although Copper3D began its journey as a pioneer in antimicrobial materials for FDM technology, it soon turned its focus to SLA technology, due to the high quality that can be obtained with this type of printing and the great potential for disruption that could have this technology combined with their antimicrobial additive developments.

How SOLIDWORKS Helped Build a Belly Racer

The Solidworks Blog

If you have read any of my blogs about the Tucker Torpedo , racing at Indianapolis , or the Tucker Carioca you know that I’m a car guy. For those that didn’t read those blogs and just so you know; I’m a car guy.

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.

Transformative TV: 3D Printing Helps Create New Realities For People With Disabilities


Lien is a rock guitarist with a degenerative spinal condition who used to play seated on a box in a corner — now she commands the stage from her throne. Catering manager Debby was born without a left hand — today, she serves tables as efficiently as any of her waiters.

Choosing between SOLIDWORKS PDM Standard, Professional and Manage

Modern Tech

I think I can safely assume that if you are reading this that you are looking for a better way to manage your SOLIDWORKS design files, supporting documents and product development process.

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Protect Your Drones: Choose the Right Materials for 3D Printing

Shapeways Blog

From planes, trains, and automobiles to quadcopters, hexacopters, and octocopters (to super stealth military aircraft) and beyond, the human fascination with flight from Earth continues, and passionately so. Aerospace “Engineers” have been around forever.

Roboze 3D Prints PEEK CubeSat Parts for Study of Electromagnetic Waves

A CubeSat is basically just a miniature satellite, and 3D printing technology has been used to create these outer space devices multiple times in the past. This week, Italy-headquartered. View the entire article via our website.

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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.

Divide By Zero Exports India’s First-Ever 3D Printer to the United States of America

Manufactur3D Mag

The shipment definitely sends a positive message to the globe about the capabilities of the Indian 3D printing industry. With the successful conclusion of the first order, Divide By Zero is ready to ship the next batch of 3D printers to the US in the coming months.

Managing Standard Content and Creating a Culture of Reuse

The Solidworks Blog

How much time can you afford to lose when searching for standard components for reuse in your assemblies? Let’s say that you are designing a lawnmower and you need to find a motor bracket. How will you find a standard component to reuse in your assembly? Do you search with keywords to find the part?

From Swarovski Competition To Reusable Bag: How An Innovative Designer Created A Fully 3D-Printed Purse


Since 2009, when we launched our i.materialise platform, our mission is to enable creative people worldwide to design and sell their unique 3D-printed objects. One of the makers who caught our attention is Marta Cherednik, a Singapore-based 3D printing designer who runs a design studio MALINKO.

Kick It into High Gear – Business Ideas 2021

3D Innovations

Let’s dive into business ideas 2021 edition. We are officially three months into 2021 and if you have been thinking about starting a business this year, now is the time to get going on making your dream a reality.

Using 3D Scanning in the Automotive Industry

Modern Tech

3D scanning has become a large component of business with tremendous benefits for a multitude of sectors, but its roots lie in manufacturing.

Is Bioprinting a Winner-Takes-All Market?

The current thesis on bioprinting goes a little something like this: bioprinting is a collection of a number of different technologies, all with potential. From inkjet, material extrusion, and. View the entire article via our website.

Zortrax Introducing a New Line of Engineering Resins for Zortrax Inkspire 3D Printer

Manufactur3D Mag

Each of these new resins offers mechanical properties comparable to polymers commonly used in various industries without sacrificing precision typical for materials curable with UV light.

Feature Drop 05: What’s New in 3DEXPERIENCE Design Roles

The Solidworks Blog

The browser-based design and engineering capabilities on the 3D EXPERIENCE® platform have been recently updated with the R2021x FD05 release on March 13, 2021 (FD stands for “functional delivery”). All updates to our cloud-based portfolio of products happen automatically.

The Desktop Metal Shop System: The Benefits of Binder Jetting Additive Manufacturing

Javelin Tech Tips

Learning Through Doing: Milwaukee School of Engineering

Purple Platypus

The adage “never stop learning” is alive and well for both the students at Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) and its Additive Lab Consortium members.

How to Streamline New Product Development (survey invitation)

Tech Clarity

How do leading companies streamline new product design and development? Tech-Clarity invites you to join a research study on reducing time and inefficiency in new product design and development. Please take 10 to 15 minutes to fill out this short survey.

Italian Trolleybusses Get 3D Printing Treatment with On-Demand Spares

3D printing is playing an increasing role in the production of spare parts for public transportation and mass transit, particularly in countries outside of the U.S., where those sectors are. View the entire article via our website.

Bringing insole 3D Printing from Prototyping to Production

Manufactur3D Mag

The orthopaedic insole market is significantly increasing these years, as the number of diabetes and foot problem patients continues to rise. A proper personalized insole significantly increases the comfort and well-being of such patients.

Best Practices for Solving Large Assemblies in SOLIDWORKS Simulation

The Solidworks Blog

Did you attend this year’s 3 DEXPERIENCE World 2021 event with almost 38,000 attendees? Were you able to watch over 130 breakout sessions in three days? If your answer is no to any of these questions, no worries!

Removing Stratasys PolyJet Support Material

Javelin Tech Tips

After 3D printed models from your Stratasys PolyJet printer have cooled, the support material must be removed.

Digital Metal® First in the World to Offer Pure Copper as Printing Material to its Market-Leading High-Precision Metal Binder Jetting System

Additive Manufacturing

Digital Metal ® now adds pure copper to its extensive material offering for metal binder jetting. Freedom of design coupled with the thermal and conductive properties of pure copper open new possibilities within many industries.

How Advanced Analytics in Manufacturing Can Lead to Cost Cuts (guest post)

Tech Clarity

Could Deeper Insights Lower Some Manufacturing Costs? For years, continuous improvement programs have successfully lowered operating costs. Now, companies are using advanced analytics in manufacturing to find even more opportunities. This is not your father’s analytics.

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Push Button Metal: The Low-Cost Metal 3D Printing Evolution We’re Not Talking About

Metal 3D printing used to exclusively mean powder bed fusion (PBF), which is good at making accurate, high-value parts. Nowadays, a heady brew of hype and optimism has centered on. The post Push. View the entire article via our website.

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Warner Bros. and Toybox partnership will allow fans to 3D Print Licensed Toys

Manufactur3D Mag

Warner Bros. Consumer Products, a WarnerMedia Company, has partnered with Toybox, a company specialised in 3D printers that allow fans to create their own toys at home, to enable audiences to 3D print licensed toys from across the Warner Bros. portfolio. The post Warner Bros.

The Future of the SOLIDWORKS Communities

The Solidworks Blog

As many of you might be aware, there are some changes coming to the SOLIDWORKS User Forum. I wanted to take this opportunity to explain our plans for the future of the SOLIDWORKS Communities and the SOLIDWORKS Forums in particular.