May, 2021

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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.


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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.

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. .

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.

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Upon Protolabs Acquisition, 3D Hubs Becomes “Hubs”

After building up a significant business starting in 2013, 3D Hubs was acquired by Protolabs (NYSE: PRLB) in January 2021. As the startup becomes fully integrated into the larger. View the entire article via our website.

Cloud-Enabled Simulation Tools Designed for SOLIDWORKS Users

The Solidworks Blog

Surprises are critical to entertaining feature films, but surprises in product development are often overwhelming. Issues with quality, blown budgets, and unhappy customers are not the kind of drama you want.

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.

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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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.

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

3D Printed Buildings Will Become Standard!

DIY 3D Printing

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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.

May 2021 Feature Drop: What’s New 3DEXPERIENCE Works Design Roles

The Solidworks Blog

The browser-based design and engineering capabilities of 3D EXPERIENCE® Works have been recently updated with the R2021x FD06 release on May 29, 2021. All updates to our cloud-based portfolio of Roles happen automatically.

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 Clone a Physical Object

Modern Tech

One of the most exciting aspects of 3D printing in full color is the ability to take a 3D scan and a copy of the model in full color! Using the Artec Space Spider 3D scanner and the Stratasys J55 full color PolyJet 3D printer, this task can be accomplished easily in under a day.

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How to Show Part Knurling in SOLIDWORKS – Part 1

Javelin Tech Tips

We all know what knurling is, right? The most common use for knurling is to add grip to an otherwise slippery part. Using this is done on a lathe, turned with special bits or tooling. Now, how do we get knurling on a SOLIDWORKS part?

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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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.

Overcoming Design Challenges with 3DEXPERIENCE Works- Part One

The Solidworks Blog

Working for SOLIDWORKS has to be one of the coolest jobs out there, especially for any design or engineering geek like myself. Not only does it allow me to work with really fun, cutting-edge technology, but more importantly I get to see some really impressive designs.

Understanding 6W Tags on the 3DExperience Platform

Modern Tech

The 3D EXPERIENCEe platform is your central hub for all things collaboration between you and your team. You can store files, share content and even do some design work all in your internet browser, along with a host of other powerful tools.

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How to access your SOLIDWORKS PDM Vault Online

Javelin Tech Tips

The SOLIDWORKS PDM Web2 client allows users to connect to your SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional vault online from most devices with an internet browser. Web2 client is beneficial for external and internal users who are not connected to their office network or have an unsupported operating system.

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Zortrax and Skriware enter into Strategic Cooperation Agreement for Education

Manufactur3D Mag

The two companies will work together to provide schools in Ireland with SkriLab laboratories equipped, among others, with Zortrax M200 Plus 3D printers. Featured GLOBAL NEWS 3D Printing Education 3D printing in education SkriLabs Zortrax

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.

Let’s 3D Print Nozzles to Make Many Things Better

After thinking a lot about flow as a new paradigm in considering and implementing additive manufacturing (AM), I considered batteries as one of the most impactful applications to examine. View the entire article via our website.

5 Reasons SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium Users Should Consider 3DEXPERIENCE Works Structural Simulation

The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS® Simulation Premium is the most advanced structural simulation solution embedded in SOLIDWORKS CAD.

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.

Could You Reduce your Manufacturing Workplace Safety Risks? (webcast)

Tech Clarity

Are your manufacturing workers safe? Many companies don’t know. Yet, the risk of not knowing workplace safety is high. The global COVID-19 pandemic has brought a new focus to the health and safety of onsite frontline employees.

Shapeways Partners with Mimaki to offer Full-Colour 3D Printing Solutions

Manufactur3D Mag

Shapeways, a leading global digital manufacturing platform driven by proprietary software, is teaming with Mimaki to offer full-colour 3D printing solutions to its global customers taking it to the next level.

Everything You Need to Know About SLA 3D Printing for Industrial Applications

Shapeways Blog

All paths to 3D printing can eventually be traced back to stereolithography (SLA).

Forust: Desktop Metal Unveils Wood 3D Printing Technology

Is Desktop Metal (NYSE: DM) aiming for the most diverse portfolio of 3D printing technologies on the market? The company has made another acquisition that adds wood 3D printing to. The post. View the entire article via our website.

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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.

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.

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.