April, 2019

U.S. Comeback in AM

Wohlers Talk

Is the U.S. making a comeback in additive manufacturing? Some might question whether the U.S. had fallen back in its position. In the 2000s, the U.S. definitely lost ground in a number of areas to the likes of China and Germany.

Licensing Agreement Basics for Startups

3D Innovations

For many inventors a licensing agreement is often a great option since it lets them develop a product, but then puts the expenses associated with commercialization on a more experienced manufacturer. What is a licensing agreement?

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Miller's Planet attempts to build 3D Printed a brushless DC motor

DIY 3D Printing

He attempts to drive his DIY brushless DC motor with MOSFETS, opto-isolators, and hall effect sensors. Code is in the video description. dc motor electronics

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The Effects of Nozzle Bed Distance on 3D Prints

3DPrint.com

Chinese researchers are exploring quality issues in 3D printing further, sharing their results in ‘Effects of nozzle-bed distance on the surface quality and mechanical properties of fused filament. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing abs fff 3d printing Nozzle bed distance in 3D printing

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.

A major discovery for medical 3D printing: bionic pancreas

Sculpteo

Once in a while a new solution to improve or sav […]. The post A major discovery for medical 3D printing: bionic pancreas appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Turning a Stick into a 3D Printed Bronze Stylus

i.materialise

Jeremy Burnich discovered metalpoint sketching by accident – and soon after created a bronze stylus in the shape of a stick by using 3D printing. The design was modeled in Rhino and ZBrush and manufactured in 3D printed bronze by i.materialise.

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A ‘Startup Mindset’ is Advantageous

3D Innovations

The startup mindset is a powerful thing. Being at the helm of a business is exhilarating—there are ups and downs but the uncertainty of it all can be quite exciting. For people with a startup mindset they find the unknown to be an exciting challenge.

BareXY - New Open Source CoreXY Based 3D Printer

DIY 3D Printing

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International Researchers Review Methods for 3D Printing Biomedical Sensors

3DPrint.com

Researchers from both China and India have come together to review the current 3D printed sensor scene, regarding the technology being used and applications and industries being impacted. Authors Tao. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Bioprinting 3d printed sensors abs dlp 3d printing fdm 3d printing pla PolyJet 3D Printing sla 3d printing sls 3d printing

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3D printed prosthetics: the best projects

Sculpteo

Additive Manufacturing is making an incredible d […]. The post 3D printed prosthetics: the best projects appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

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.

Agritecture: the next agricultural revolution?

3D Perspectives

(Image © Crop One Holdings). By 2050 there will be two billion more people to feed , as the global population is expected to soar to nine billion.

The Renaissance of CAD (webcast)

Tech Clarity

As our changing world impacts product design, how should CAD evolve? How can CAD support your efforts to adopt some of the latest technologies?

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9 Best Quadcopters with Cameras

3D Printing Hub

Today everyone can own drone and more people are taking to the skies than ever before. Consumer drones let you go to places where no one has gone previously—at least not with a camera. Maybe you want a career as a drone aerial photographer ? Or perhaps you just want it for personal reasons.

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Tests of High Strenght SLA Resin by CNC Kitchen

DIY 3D Printing

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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.

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Machine Tool Company Commercializes New Metal 3D Printer

3DPrint.com

A new metal 3D printer developed by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Machine Tool Co., – a group company of the Japanese industrial firm Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. MHI) – has just. View the entire article via our website.

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How can a product development firm help me?

3D Innovations

A product development firm should be your partner in this startup journey. Having a great product idea is exciting—executing that idea though can be a bit tricky since the road to product commercialization to fraught with obstacles.

Redefining the future of architecture with the 3DEXPERIENCE platform

3D Perspectives

Founded in 1972, the Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc) teaches students to explore some of today’s greatest urban challenges including reimagining cities or designing for sustainability.

Ten Practices to Successfully Implement Technology (eBook)

Tech Clarity

How can you get the quickest return on your investments in technology? As we look ahead to the coming decade, technology will become increasingly critical for your company to stay competitive. New technology can include CAD, CAE, PLM, 3D printing, IoT, and more.

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How Do I Print Wood?

Modern Tech

The ultimate goal of 3D printing prototype models is to create a part as close to the final product or part as possible. Ideally, you would be able to test the part for functionality and/or appearance to determine if your design is the correct one.

Making DIY Optical Lenses at Home Workshop with SLA 3D Printer or CNC

DIY 3D Printing

Manolo printed the lenses on his SLA 3D printer and polished them with sandpaper with some chemical treatment. Brauns CNC is using his CNC mill to cut them out from acrylic plates. He is also using polishing to get better optical properties. The finished lenses can be used as a magnifying glass or camera macro lense. acrylic cnc diy eye glasses eyewear glass lens optics polishing resin sla

Should Vented Enclosures Become A Mandatory Safety Standard for FFF 3D Printers?

3DPrint.com

With innovation always comes unintended consequences. There’s been much-to-do with the possible health repercussions of 3D printing, particularly when it comes to the fine particles and fumes. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d print research 3d printed enclosure 3d printers safety 3d printing health 3d printing safety 3d printing standards air quality chemicals health and safety standards

10 Stunning 3D Prints in Polyamide (SLS)

i.materialise

Polyamide (SLS) is the all-rounder when it comes to 3D printing materials. It can be used for hand-painted sculptures, tech gadget prototypes, stunning fashion and jewelry design, or even pieces of art.

Is this the secret to creating successful consumer products?

3D Perspectives

Digitalization is impacting our world in nearly every way, including what products people consume and how they consume them. Not surprisingly, this shift impacts product design: companies need to focus beyond features and functions if they want to meet consumers’ expectations.

Digital Product Innovation, Design, Development (survey invitation)

Tech Clarity

How are leading manufacturers digitally transforming the way they innovate, design, and develop their products? Please take 10 to 15 minutes to fill out this short survey to share your perspective. As a thank you, we’ll send you a free copy of the report summarizing our findings.

How to Print an Enclosed Cavity in Metal

Modern Tech

TriMech has had the complete Desktop Metal Studio System for over five months now, and we’ve had the opportunity to create some incredible parts with it during that time.

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DIY Lost PLA Aluminium Casting of CNC Replacement Parts by Tailortech

DIY 3D Printing

Tailortech released a great step-by-step video on how he designed, 3D printed molds and metal casted the replacment parts for his CNC. You can learn a lot of you want to do something simillar with lost PLA casting / investment casting. First video in three part series: Project Instructables page: [link]. aluminum cnc how to instructables lost pla casting metal casting replacement part

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Amin Hasani’s Blue Heart Hero Makes Custom 3D Printed Assistive Devices for Amputees

3DPrint.com

Amin Hasani is the designer behind the Havenlabs utility band. Havenlabs is a nonprofit that aims to use 3D printing to aid veterans. Designer Amin now wants to take a broader approach and use his. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printed assistive device 3d printed assistive devices 3D printed assistive technology assistive devices prosthetics

Can Additive Manufacturing heal bones with a 3D printed cast?

Sculpteo

Have you or one of your friends ever broke a bon […]. The post Can Additive Manufacturing heal bones with a 3D printed cast? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Improving accessibility and mobility with 3DEXPERIENCE

3D Perspectives

In recent decades, there have been important strides to improve accessibility and mobility for those with physical impairments. This is good news for 75 million people worldwide need a wheelchair.

Why Not Adopt Cloud for Product Innovation and Engineering?

Tech Clarity

How have manufacturers’ opinions on using the cloud to support product innovation, product development, and engineering changed? How does that impact cloud adoption? Read the guest post in full in the Digital Transformation section of the Siemens PLM Community blog.

3D Printing Meets Stop-Motion Animation

Modern Tech

Today marks the release of the fifth movie from LAIKA studios “ Missing Link.” This movie studio is known for their use of stop-motion animation in major feature films, but most don't know that they use PolyJet 3D printing technology in their production process. “It’s

RepRap WHEELIOS by Nicholas Seward

DIY 3D Printing

Wheelios is interesting RepRap design by Nicholas Seward. It is a wheeled 3d printer that can theoreticaly print in infinite plane as it moves. Sure, it is a prototype and a concept, but the idea behind it can be developed further in the future and find some applications. large printer new diy 3d printer open source 3d printer reprap

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How 3D Printing is Helping Wildlife Conservation

3DPrint.com

In recent years, a number of animals have gone extinct. Making matters worse, an increasing number are on the verge of extinction or their survival is threatened. There are a number of reasons that. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d design 3d printing bioprinting

How does 3D scanning work?

Sculpteo

Do you know that 3D scanning can be a way to start a 3D […]. The post How does 3D scanning work? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo