May, 2021

Getting Caught Up with SOLIDWORKS Ambassador Jason Pohl: a Q&A

The Solidworks Blog

Image courtesy of @ErinWitkowskiPhoto. NOTE : this article originally ran in the May 2021 issue of AUGIWORLD Magazine, the official publication of AUGI Design Community.

VELO3D’s Metal 3D Printers Bought by Two Aerospace Customers

Metal 3D printing leader VELO3D, which became the sixth AM company to announce that it was going public this year, just revealed that it will be delivering one of its. The post VELO3D’s. View the entire article via our website.

3D Printing CAD Design Tips by Billie Ruben

DIY 3D Printing


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Newest ODD Guitar

Wohlers Talk

By Noah Mostow and Terry Wohlers. Olaf Diegel, an associate consultant at Wohlers Associates, is a world-renowned designer of one-of-a-kind products, including musical instruments. His Beatlemania guitar was covered in a previous blog post.

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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.

5 Times 3D Printing Moved Fashion Forward


Fashion designers push fabric to its limits, folding, stitching, and starching textiles to sculpt new and fabulous creations. No wonder they love 3D printing. It offers them even more possibilities to sculpt beyond the confines of fabric, combining shape and color in exciting new ways. .

Nexa3D Raises $55M+ to Bolster its Manufacturing Operations

Manufactur3D Mag

Nexa3D announced raised $55 million+ in funding to Bolster its Manufacturing Operations, Serve Customers and Scale Commercial Activities. 3D PRINTING NEWS GLOBAL NEWS Avi Reichental Funding Nexa3D NXE400 3D printer polymer 3D printing Stereolithography

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Wayland Additive Sells Electron Beam Metal 3D Printer to First Customer

After the March launch of its flagship Calibur3 metal 3D printer, the U.K.’s s Wayland Additive has announced its first sale. Exergy Solutions Inc. in Calgary, Canada will be the first. The post. View the entire article via our website.

Cool Hi-Tech 3D Printing Robotic Arm

DIY 3D Printing


3D-Printed Meat

Wohlers Talk

By Noah Mostow and Terry Wohlers. Nearly every week, we see a new headline on 3D-printed meat. More than a handful of companies are working on it, but none look like the real thing.

Creating your own SOLIDWORKS ID Account

Javelin Tech Tips

A SOLIDWORKS ID is your own account to access great content like the SOLIDWORKS Customer Portal , MySolidWorks , and SOLIDWORKS Forums. A valid email address must be used as a verification email is sent. Anyone can create an account and have guest access to limited content.

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.

Using 3D Printing for OEM Replacement Parts

3D Innovations

3D printing is a digital technology that has revolutionized OEM replacement parts along with the spare part industry. However, in this post we will focus in on OEM replacement parts.

Innovation, it’s not just about design [Born to Design Podcast]

The Solidworks Blog

“The path to the CEO’s office should not be through the CFO’s office, and it should not be through the marketing department. It needs to be through engineering and design.” Elon Musk.

3D Printed Artificial Leaves Could Generate Oxygen on Mars

Researchers at the Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) have developed a method for bioprinting algae to create living, photosynthetic materials that are tough and resilient. The resulting. View the entire article via our website.

So, what do you do for a living?

DIY 3D Printing



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.

Getting Started With 3D Printing: Which Technology Should You Choose?


Whether it’s on an industrial scale or a bit of DIY, 3D printing technology comes in all shapes and sizes. Wrapping your head around the different options and the advantages of each is one of the first steps to getting a great project off the ground.

The Low-Code Technology “Breakthrough” (guest post)

Tech Clarity

Some see low-code as a promising new technology, but is it really new? Is it promising for digital transformation? Our survey says yes.

How to Choose the Right 3D Printing Service

Manufactur3D Mag

Many organizations want to incorporated the 3D Printing technology but they face a challenge of how to select the right 3D printing service. EDUCATION 3D Printer 3D Printing Service 3D printing service bureau 3D printing technology Applications of 3D printing Materials Software

3DEXPERIENCE Platform’s Simple Licensing Model Offers Casual Access Options

The Solidworks Blog

The solutions on the 3D EXPERIENCE® platform enable collaboration with your team. All data generated for each project is securely managed—and accessible—on the platform. With an internet connection and a web browser, the platform makes it easy to work from anywhere.

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Desktop Metal Buys 3D Printing Resin Maker Adaptive3D

Since its 2020 IPO, Desktop Metal (NYSE: DM) has been growing quickly, making three acquisitions already so far in 2021. After polymer pioneer EnvisionTEC and wood 3D printing startup Forust, The. View the entire article via our website.

3D Printed Buildings Will Become Standard!

DIY 3D Printing

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Nesting: The Puzzle of 3D Printing

Shapeways Blog

The story of every Shapeways product begins with that spark of an idea, a design, a model—and the industrial 3D print begins as soon as it is assigned to a machine, a tray, and is packed strategically with what could be hundreds or even thousands of other parts.

3D Printing: Three Common STL File Errors to Avoid

3D Innovations

For a successful 3D print, check for these three common STL file errors first. STL files are a way to transfer the data of your design to the 3D printer in a language the 3D printer will understand.

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Profiting from Smart Machines, Equipment, and Devices (survey invitation)

Tech Clarity

How can manufacturers increase revenue or decrease cost with smart products like industrial machines, commercial equipment, and medical devices? Tech-Clarity invites you to join a research study on profiting from smart products. Please take 10 to 15 minutes to fill out this short survey.

Learn how to Design for Additive Manufacturing

The Solidworks Blog

3D Printing techniques have come a long way since they were first introduced and used mainly for the purposes of rapid prototyping.

Daimler Buses Rolls out Mobile Facility for 3D Printing Spares

We’re slowly starting to see the roll out of 3D printing for spare parts in the transportation industry. A variety of train and bus companies are implementing pilot programs to. The post Daimler. View the entire article via our website.

A Closer Look at the Origin One 3D Printer

Modern Tech

For the last 15 years Stratasys and their value-added resellers, like TriMech , had to field one reoccurring question that divided our 3D printing world into two clearly different segments.

Desktop Metal Launches Forust™ – A New Technology to 3D Print Wood Parts

Manufactur3D Mag

Desktop Metal announced the launch of Forust™, a new technology to 3D print wood parts using its single pass binder jetting process. 3D PRINTERS 3D PRINTING NEWS TECH NEWS 3D Print Wood Desktop Metal forust Forust technology single pass binder jetting William McDonough

The Medical Device Development Process

3D Innovations

Medical device development requires that specific stages must be followed for design control, quality assurance and patient safety. As COVID-19 has shifted the medical and business landscapes, we have seen an influx of interest in developing medical devices.

Buyer’s Guide for Digital Work Instructions (buyer’s guide)

Tech Clarity

With increasing demands for highly skilled operators, yet a shortage of workers with those skills, what can manufacturers do to boost manufacturing productivity?

Create Manufacturing-Ready Structure Designs with Web-based 3D Structure Creator

The Solidworks Blog

Structure systems are a crucial part of many design projects. However, designing structure systems is challenging, whether you’re designing a fabricated structure with bolted connections, a welded structure, a machine frame, furniture, or anything in between.

HP Vet Joins Redefine Meat to Scale 3D Printed Meat Technology

Israeli startup Redefine Meat Ltd, formerly known as Jet Eat, is on a mission to create delicious meat using industrial 3D printers—the catch is that it’s animal-free meat. Founded in. View the entire article via our website.

Stratasys Expands Their Technology Offering and Why You Should Care

Modern Tech

If you have kept your ear to the ground on the 3D printing front, you were bound to have heard the rumblings that Stratasys was planning to launch several new technologies this year.

DyeMansion and Stratasys Partner to deliver Industrial AM Architecture for End-Use Parts

Manufactur3D Mag

Stratasys and DyeMansion have partnered to create the first reference AM architecture based on Stratasys H350 3D printer platform. 3D PRINTING NEWS GLOBAL NEWS AM Architecture DyeMansion PA11 polymer Partnership SAF technology Stratasys Stratasys H350 3D printer

Innovating in 3D Print: Why Full Color is So Compelling

Shapeways Blog

In making a 3D model, the designer conceptualizes, creates, and then moves forward to imagine and manipulate their desired objects in space.