Sat.Nov 10, 2018 - Fri.Nov 16, 2018

Webinar: In-Depth Primer on Computational Analysis

The Solidworks Blog

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

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.

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

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.

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 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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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

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

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.

[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.

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

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.

Chasing A Better Perfection: Quality Control in Online Manufacturing


Getting consistently high-quality parts shouldn’t be a roll of the dice. it’s why we practice strict quality control measures both in-house — with everything from our Dev teams to our Fulfillment team — and across our manufacturing network


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

Your next flight will be with 3D printed engine parts!


Additive Manufacturing is becoming common […]. The post Your next flight will be with 3D printed engine parts! appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

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.

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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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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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

How Digital Twin Tech Is Helping Drive Industry

3D Perspectives

By Cameron Wilson and Jason Compton. Digital twins are reshaping manufacturing. Digital twin technology centers on highly detailed models of complex real-world objects recreated in virtual 3D environments.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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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 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.

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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.

Formnext 2018: The 13 Key Trends and Developments for the Additive Manufacturing Industry

Formnext was a great show and as always the complaint rang out that there wasn’t really much new information or new product launches. We’re not the automotive industry. People should expect less. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printers 3D Printing Editorials / Opinions ariane Arkema Digimat heavy lifting internal topology laserprofusion lss lss pekk negtgenam part cost reductions powder bed fusion sls

SOLIDWORKS PDM Warning: ‘The file format of file is not recognized’

Javelin Tech Tips

When checking in files that contain configurations, a SOLIDWORKS PDM user may receive a message. The file format of file is not recognized. Do you want to check it in anyway?’.

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The ExOne Company Introduces the All New X1 25PRO™ 3D Printing Machine

Additive Manufacturing

ExOne is the innovator in metal binder jetting technology with 3D printing units installed in more than twenty countries globally. Scaling the fine powder capability of INNOVENT+™ to a larger production build envelope. Orders are now being accepted; systems to be delivered starting late 2019.

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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 […].