September, 2021

Reimagining the Future of Product Development

The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS is a word synonymous with design, but today we do so much more; design is just one part of turning ideas into reality. After all, nothing exists until it is built. A design is an intangible, digital representation of a product.

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Can Fluicell’s Bioprinted Tissue Help Treat Type 1 Diabetes?

As Swedish bioprinter manufacturer Fluicell prepares to enter the regenerative medicine market through its BioRej Advance program, it focuses on developing therapeutic products based on bioprinted. View the entire article via our website.


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RAPID + TCT 2021

Wohlers Talk

Last week, Wohlers Associates attended the first major in-person conference and exposition on additive manufacturing and 3D printing since November 2019. It could not have gone much better. RAPID + TCT 2021 was held September 13-15 at the McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois.

Evolve Additive Solutions Secures $30M Funding

Manufactur3D Mag

Evolve Additive Solutions secures #30 million growth fund to accelerate commercial sales of its Scaled Volume Production (SVP) platform. GLOBAL NEWS 3D Ventures Evolve Additive Solutions Funding STEP technology SVP Platform


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.

Top 10 New Features in Artec Studio 16

Modern Tech

As much as we love our 3D Scanners, the real magic of Artec’s technology comes from their software. Every year, Artec introduces performance improvements and new features that blow us away, giving us faster and more powerful tools while capturing more data than ever before.

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SLM Solutions’ Outfits Morf3D’s State-of-the-Art Headquarters with Two SLM® 500s and the NXG XII 600 for its Applied Digital Manufacturing Center

Additive Manufacturing

Morf3D’s 90,000 square foot ADMC facility will streamline and accelerate serial production lines across the globe.

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BASF’s Forward AM Certifies 3D Printing for Food Contact

Over the years, there have been a number of firms pitching food-safe 3D printing materials to the market. However, what may not always be immediately clear is that the materials. The post BASF’s. View the entire article via our website.

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A Trip Down Memory Lane: How 3D Printing Is Bringing 80s Rain boots Back


The 80s were a decade of bold style, colors, and shapes — and iconic rain boots. For years, boys and girls from all around the world had fun during wet weather with Wellipets , a rain boot in the shape of Ribbit, the frog.

Creality HALOT-ONE – A Powerful & Precise LCD Resin 3D Printer

Manufactur3D Mag

Creality recently released the HALOT-ONE, its latest LCD resin 3D printer - a powerful, precise printer for a wide range of applications. 3D PRINTERS TECH NEWS 3D printers Creality HALOT-ONE LCD resin 3D printer Resin 3D Printer

Cloud-Based 3D Design with xApps - Part 1: Kickoff with SWYM

Modern Tech

The 3D EXPERIENCE Platform is a place where everyone on your team can collaborate for successful design results. To help demonstrate this, we are going to walk you through a project where we will make various changes to a design and package it up to show stakeholders.

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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.

30 on 3D: The New W7500

Purple Platypus

Purple just welcomed a new member to our printer family, the W7500 from Onulis. The W7500 creates solid plastic for a wide variety of uses, including low-cost media for prototype machining, raw material to produce colorful products, and unique shapes for artwork projects. WRAP Technology.

Animating Your Assemblies Like a Champion

The Solidworks Blog

There’s this term called “edutainment,” which Oxford Languages describes as “entertainment with an educational aspect.” And, yes, I’m unsure I really ‘had to’ provide the definition for the word “edutainment,” as it was largely inferred.

BASF Opens New 3D Printing Center in Detroit

The world’s largest chemical company, BASF, is growing rapidly within the 3D printing industry through its Forward AM brand. After cutting the ribbon on an Additive Manufacturing Technical Center. View the entire article via our website.

Three Benefits of Working with a Product Development Firm

3D Innovations

The focus of a product development firm is to assist you in the design, development and commercialization of your product idea. These types of firms are experts when it comes to launching a product, and working with one substantially cuts down on the time it takes to develop an idea.

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.

Top 7 Best CAD Modelling Software for Architecture Applications

Manufactur3D Mag

Ever wondered if there was an ideal CAD modelling software for architectural applications? We list top 7 architectural CAD modelling software. EDUCATION Autodesk CAD Modelling Software CAD Modelling software for architecture Revit Software

Cloud-Based 3D Design with xApps - Part 5: Sheet Metal Creator

Modern Tech

We are continuing with our 3D EXPERIENCE platform circular saw project by tackling the design of the base plate. The current design is fairly simple, consisting of a flat sheet metal plate.

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What is Advanced Manufacturing? (podcast)

Tech Clarity

Manufacturing is constantly evolving, so how do you define advanced manufacturing? In this podcast episode, Julie Fraser and James Zhang, VP Market Development, Connected Operations at PTC, share their views. It starts with what constitutes advanced manufacturing today and how that has changed.

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Lean Manufacturing Is Perfect for Smaller Businesses (Part II)

The Solidworks Blog

In Part I, we discussed some practical principles of Lean manufacturing (I hope you tried the Five Whys on someone you know). Today we will discuss how to apply these principles at your company, associated challenges you may face, and what results you might expect.

Secret Audit Reveals US Military’s 3D Printing Tech Vulnerable to Cyberattacks

To those of us who are particularly civic-minded, few news alerts are more anxiety-inducing than those in which the U.S. military’s most broadly-encompassing actions are put under the microscope. View the entire article via our website.

When Is The Right Time To Start a Business?

3D Innovations

When exactly is the right time to start a business? The answer, it depends. This is one question we hear time and again, and the answer really depends on you and your mindset.

AMFG Joins Stratasys GrabCAD® Software Partner Program

Manufactur3D Mag

AMFG joined the Stratasys GrabCAD® Software Partner Program to work towards integrating its software with GrabCAD software and. GLOBAL NEWS AMFG GrabCAD GrabCAD® Software Partner Program MES Software Stratasys

Inserting Anchor Columns in GrabCAD Print

Modern Tech

As more advanced and reliable solutions come to market to offset the percentage of a market owned by traditional manufacturing methods, additive manufacturing is consistently looked at with admiration.

PLM and QMS: Better Together or Apart? (Virtual Event)

Tech Clarity

Should quality management and product lifecycle management be a single system? As companies seek better digital continuity, the answer might appear to be yes. And yet, it may not work in every company.

SOLIDWORKS Users: Get your Valuable Design Time Back With 3DEXPERIENCE Works

The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS started out as one of the most efficient productivity tools around for engineering organizations, and it continues that tradition today. That is, when you can get the time to sit down at your computer and use it.

Hyundai to Drive Electric Vehicle Manufacturing with 3D Printing

As nations attempt to address climate change concerns with increased production of electric vehicles (EVs), manufacturers are exploring opportunities to advance their operations overall by deploying. View the entire article via our website.

SOLIDWORKS 3DEXPERIENCE Works xApps Project Part 1: Kickoff with 3DSwym Community

Javelin Tech Tips

3D EXPERIENCE Works provides a place where everyone on your team can collaborate for successful design results. To help demonstrate this, we are going to walk you through a project where we will make various changes to a design and package it up to show stakeholders.

3D Systems expands Metal AM Material Portfolio with Scalmalloy & M789

Manufactur3D Mag

3D Systems expanded its metal AM materials to its portfolio with the addition of Certified Scalmalloy (A) and Certified M789 (A). MATERIALS TECH NEWS 3D Systems Direct Metal Printing DMP Flex 350 Materials Metal AM Material Scalmalloy

How to Use the BOM in SOLIDWORKS Manage

Modern Tech

I love SOLIDWORKS PDM and how it makes life easier for an engineer to do their job and keep their files in one secure location. With that said, I’ll admit that there are times when you just need more from PDM with regards to the Bill of Materials (BOM). I mean, who wants to model oil, glues, etc.

Digital Transformation is Driving PLM to the Cloud (eBook)

Tech Clarity

How can manufacturers adopt cloud PLM to support digital transformation but avoid being stuck with a dead-end, custom system? Is it time to force a hard decision between customization and the cloud?

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SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD 2022 is Here: Discover the Top Enhancements Now

The Solidworks Blog

Dassault Systèmes has launched SOLIDWORKS® 2022 of its portfolio of 3D design applications. SOLIDWORKS 2022 features performance enhancements and expanded functionalities that improve workflows for design, documentation, data management, and validation.

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Massive 3D Printed Park Erected in Shenzen, China

Forget the mutually reinforcing buildup of their respective militaries – the real battle between the United States and China is in the field of 3D printing! You’ve probably heard of. View the entire article via our website.

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Celebrating National Small Business Week 2021 (September 12-18th)

3D Innovations

For more than 50 years, the U.S. Small Business Administration has celebrated National Small Business Week (NSBW), which recognizes the critical contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners.

World's Largest 3D Printed Shipboard Fitting

3D Printing Progress

Keppel Technology & Innovation has received a verification certificate for a 3D printed deck mounted type Panama Chock from DNV, the independent energy expert and assurance provider's Global Additive Manufacturing Technology Centre of Excellence in Singapore.

Top 11 Features in the Latest 3DEXPERIENCE Update (FD07)

Modern Tech

Due to the stay-at-home nature of many of our occupations now, maintaining a strong sense of communication between collaborators, manufacturers and clients is crucial.