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Materialise, BASF, and Essentium partner to advance high-speed 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

Materialise, an award-winning Belgian 3D printer manufacturer and software company, has partnered with BASF, the largest chemical producer, and Essentium, a Texas-headquartered high-speed 3D printer manufacturer, to advance high-speed additive manufacturing.

Webinar: In-Depth Primer on Computational Analysis

The Solidworks Blog

Computational analysis is the key to transform you into a more effective designer.

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Breaking news in conductive 3D printing: the Bionic Mushroom


Conductive 3D printing might seem like old news, […]. The post Breaking news in conductive 3D printing: the Bionic Mushroom appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

The Holy Grail for Enterprise Adoption: Reducing Part Count Through 3D Printing

One of the major advantages of 3D printing is in the ability to reduce part count. I’ve always felt that this advantage doesn’t get the respect it deserves. It is hardly mentioned in the media and. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D printing theory colum colume reducing part count rockets

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.

LulzBot releases HS-Series Tool Heads for High-Strength 3D Printing

3D Printing Industry

Lulzbot, the open-source brand of the FDM 3D printers from Colorado-based manufacturer Aleph Objects, has released the LulzBot HS-Series Tool Heads for filaments with exceptional mechanical and thermal properties.

How I Beat the Squirrels with SOLIDWORKS xDesign – Part 3

The Solidworks Blog

Welcome back to this multi-part blog series featuring Mike Sabocheck and his efforts to outsmart his local squirrels using SOLIDWORKS xDesign. If you need to catch up, please read the part 1 and part 2 first.

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Harnessing 3D Printing Technology for Business

3D Innovations

It’s no secret that additive manufacturing, commonly referred to as 3D printing, is transforming the business landscape.

Sintratec launches all-in-one SLS 3D print and post-processing system

3D Printing Industry

Feeding the 3D printing industry’s apparent demand for peripheral/auxiliary devices, the new SLS machine from Swiss machines manufacturer Sintratec is promising “print, depowder and prepare” all in one system.

ACEO Introduces New Electrically Conductive Silicone 3D Printing Materials

WACKER‘s silicone brand, ACEO, was developed in 2016, at the same time that the company announced that it had created the first-ever industrial 3D printer for silicones. Since then, ACEO has. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printing silicone ACEO conductive 3D printing material electrically conductive formnext formnext 2018 WACKER WACKER CHEMIE

Battle of software: SketchUp vs Blender


It is time for our second battle of software. We recent […]. The post Battle of software: SketchUp vs Blender appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

5 Ways to Get More Business Value from PLM

Tech Clarity

How can manufacturers extend their PLM investments to gain higher levels of business value?

Stratasys unveils Layered Powder Metallurgy 3D printing platform

3D Printing Industry

Stratasys has unveiled its new Layered Powder Metallurgy (LPM) platform for cost-effective, short-run, industrial-grade 3D printed metal parts.

Find Your Next Job at’s Dedicated 3D Printing Career Board

Are you a fan of 3D printing who dreams of working with the technology for a living? Finding a job in the 3D printing industry may be easier than you think. The technology is becoming a part of. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D printing careers 3d printing jobs 3d printing jobs site additive manufacturing jobs alexander daniels job board

Design and Customize the Perfect Presents with Our Creator Apps

Shapeways Blog

The holidays are fast approaching and with them, the annual extended panic attack over finding exclamation-worthy gifts for all of your family and friends.

The history of mechanical engineering


Are you in a mood for some history? Today, we are going […]. The post The history of mechanical engineering appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Materialise launches Magics 23 for metal 3D printing optimization

3D Printing Industry

Award winning 3D software and 3D printing service provider Materialise has unveiled the latest version of its data and build preparation software, Magics 23, to increase productivity and efficiency in metal additive manufacturing.

Formnext 2018 Review and 26 Key Learnings for Marketing Folks

I think that after a very busy Formnext we can all say that it will be a while before any one of us listens to Kenny G, Coltrane or indeed another saxophone player again. I may have had the jazz. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printing show 3d printing shows additive manufacturing shows formnext 2018 Formnext Frankfurt trade shows

What’s The Future of Manufacturing? An Expert View

3D Perspectives

By Cameron Wilson. Manufacturing is changing fast. Advances like 3D printing, virtual design technology, artificial intelligence (AI) and more integrated communication between the actors in the entire production chain are creating new opportunities.

Improving the Machinability of Aluminum

3E Rapid Prototyping

The machine-friendliness of aluminum has made it the number one metal for machining. Its material properties make it easy to mill, drill, cut and punch, while aluminum machined parts can be strong, durable and aesthetically pleasing. All in all, aluminum is the most machinable metal on the market.

Canada issues draft guidance for 3D printed medical devices

3D Printing Industry

Health Canada, the national public health department of the Government of Canada, has released a draft guidance document for manufacturers intending to license implantable 3D printed medical devices. The document states, “Due to the fast-changing technological environment, Health Canada will continue to adapt its policy approach to 3D-printing as issues on the topic evolve,” “This […].

Artec 3D Scanners Help with Creation of Customized Chest Implants

Based in France, AnatomikModeling designs and develops custom 3D printed implants, such as the world-first custom 3D printed airway stents it developed last year. One of the company’s main. View the entire article via our website. 3D Scanning AnatomikModeling artec Geomagic Freeform medical implants

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[Podcast] Veterans Designing their future – Workshops for Warriors – Retraining to fill Americas Skills Gap Jobs in Manufacturing

The Solidworks Blog

There are individuals in this world who have the capability to get people excited and engaged. I’m sure you know a couple. These people are truly living what they were born to do.

Customizing footwear with 3DEXPERIENCE

3D Perspectives

Do you dream of having a pair of shoes that fit you perfectly? This dream may soon be well within reach. With the rise of 3D printing and other technologies, mass customization is poised to radically disrupt the footwear industry in the coming years.

Scientists 3D print a bionic mushroom to generate bioelectricity

3D Printing Industry

Scientists at the Stevens Institute of Technology, New Jersey, 3D printed what they’re calling a “bionic mushroom” capable of generating electricity. Revealed in a study published in Nano Letters journal, the team has showed how the abilities of varying biological species can be combined for innovative applications. Sudeep Joshi, co-author of the paper and Postdoctoral […]. Research Bacterial Nanobionics via 3D Printing Ellexis Cook Manu S.

Engineer’s 3D Printed Spinning Top Toys Debut on Kickstarter

Launching a new product on popular crowdfunding site Kickstarter, especially one as high-tech as a 3D printer, can be a risky move. Entrepreneurs and startups put a lot on the line when trying to. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Business 3d print tops 3d print toys 3d printable toys 3d printed top 3d printed toys biodegradable kickstarter kickstarter 3d printing kickstarter campaign pla

How to import Product Manufacturing information (PMI) into SOLIDWORKS Composer

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS Composer can directly import Product Manufacturing Information (PMI) data from SOLIDWORKS models. PMI conveys attributes that are necessary for manufacturing a product component.

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30 on 3D: Quality Control with EviXscan 3D

Purple Platypus

EviXscan’s top offering, the Heavy Duty Quadro, has an accuracy of up to 0.013 mm, with a resolution up to 242 pt/mm2. In conjunction with Geomagic Control X software, the Quadro becomes perfect for quality control check.

Fillamentum teams with Tomas Bata University designer to build 3D printed electric bike

3D Printing Industry

Czech 3D printer materials manufacture Fillamentum has worked with industrial designer František Dvo?ák ák to make a 3D printed electric motorcycle hood. Presented at this week’s Formnext exposition in Frankfurt from 13 – 16 November 2018, Dvo?ák’s ák’s motorcycle won an award for its design from the rector of Tomas Bata University in Ziln, Czech Republic. In total, the motorcycle is […]. Materials Fillamentum František Dvo?ák

HP’s Multi Jet Fusion and Metal Jet 3D Printing Technology Continue to Accelerate

As formnext kicks off in Frankfurt, Germany, several companies are already making big announcements. HP is no exception, blazing into formnext with a series of updates regarding its Jet Fusion 3D. View the entire article via our website.

SOLIDWORKS 2019 Recent Documents dialog box improvements

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS 2019 introduces some great new capabilities that not only improve the user experience, but also increase your daily productivity with new SOLIDWORKS 2019 Recent Documents functionality: The SOLIDWORKS 2019 Welcome page now lists up to 100 of your recently opened documents.

Tailor made modular electric vehicles

3D Perspectives

IF WE HAVE A VEHICLE THAT IS ULTRA-MODULAR, WILL WE EVER NEED TO CHANGE OUR CAR? Electric vehicle (EV) development is one of the most significant trends in the automotive industry.

Builder Extreme 2000 PRO 3D printer, technical specifications and pricing

3D Printing Industry

Today at Formnext 2018, hall 3.1, booth J80, Dutch machines manufacturer Builder 3D Printers launched the Extreme 2000 PRO, the company’s “most advanced large scale 3D printer yet.” ” With its giant build volume of 700 x 700 x 1700 mm (XYZ), Builder believes the Extreme 2000 PRO is one of the biggest FDM 3D printers available, […]. 3D Printers Builder Builder 3D Printer Builder Extreme 2000 PRO Extreme 2000 PRO Formnext FORMNEXT 2018

Carbon Reduces Bulk Prices on 3D Printing Resins, Announces New and Expanded Partnerships

Last year, Carbon introduced a bulk discount program for its 3D printing resins, giving the manufacturing and 3D printing industries easier access to its now-famous CLIP technology. Today, the. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Business 3d printing partnerships 3d printing resins Carbon Complete Fabrications Core3dcentres Erpro Group industry partnerships Kurz Rapid Product Manufacturing

SOLIDWORKS PDM Set Description Character Limit

Javelin Tech Tips

Some ERP systems limit the description of a part to maximum of 30 characters. This can be controlled for SOLIDWORKS parts when using SOLIDWORKS PDM. In SOLIDWORKS PDM, you can set the character limit of the Description field.

Pioneering a New Era in 3D Printed Production Metal Parts

Additive Manufacturing

Proprietary Layered Powder Metallurgy (LPM™) Technology from Stratasys® Aimed at Delivering Cost-Effective, Production-Grade Metal Parts for Low-to-Mid Volumes.

3MF 3D printing file format adopted by Autodesk, HP, Microsoft, Siemens, and 13 others

3D Printing Industry

The 3D Manufacturing Format (3MF), a Joint Development Foundation project established to develop an advanced 3D printing file format, has announced that 17 companies have adopted its 3MF platform to create 32 products. Wide adoption of 3MF is occurring because 3MF is a modern 3D printing file format designed with manufacturing in mind. For additive […].