Sat.Nov 16, 2019 - Fri.Nov 22, 2019

3 Reasons to Upgrade to SOLIDWORKS 2020

The Solidworks Blog

We are always looking for ways to design faster and smarter. With SOLIDWORKS ® 2020 , improvements to weldments, large assembly design and drawings provide several big reasons to upgrade that will deliver improved productivity and increased performance. Improved weldment structures.

How to Design Environmentally Friendly Products

3D Innovations

Consumers are driving change and pushing companies to design environmentally friendly products. This has led to a real shift in the product development and manufacturing space towards more sustainable and environmentally friendly practices as well.

Oerlikon at Formnext 2019: 3D printed rocket parts, post-processing, and digital factories

3D Printing Industry

Oerlikon AM, the additive manufacturing branch of Swiss technology group Oerlikon, has announced a series of partnerships at this year’s Formnext show. The company has revealed that it will be providing metal 3D printed parts and qualification for United Launch Alliance (ULA), a U.S.

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Wohlers Talk

When traveling, I like to wake up to a cup of rich coffee. Most hotel rooms in the U.S. include a coffee maker with decent coffee. When traveling outside the U.S., coffee makers in hotel rooms are not common, although many include a hot water kettle.

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.

Case study: How SOLIDWORKS Laid a Solid Base for Baser

The Solidworks Blog

It’s hard to believe during the depths of winter. But at the height of summer, seeking solace from the sun is a crucial part of being able to relax in the balmy weather. Who doesn’t enjoy a leisurely cool, refreshing drink from a table guarded by a parasol as the world passes you by?

Fostering an innovative mindset with the 3DEXPERIENCE platform

3D Perspectives

You’ve mostly likely found yourself in the situation where you need to use your navigation device on your smartphone to find a certain destination. We all know this helpful and life-saving technology works because of GPS, which can find any location on earth based on latitude and longitude.

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Treating Cancer Patients: Using 3D Scanning & Printing to Create the Bolus

In ‘A modern mold room: Meshing 3D surface scanning, digital design, and 3D printing with bolus fabrication,’ cancer researchers continue to seek better ways not just to find a cure, The post. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printed bolus 3d printed medical devices Eclipse meshmixer

FIRST Robotics Teams Take Flight with the SOLIDWORKS xChallenge

The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS Education is excited to invite FIRST® Robotics Competition (FRC) Teams in the United States to participate in the SOLIDWORKS xChallenge 2019!

BASF Acquires 3D Printing Service Provider Sculpteo


Big news, the German chemistry company and largest chem […]. The post BASF Acquires 3D Printing Service Provider Sculpteo appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Dyndrite debuts Additive Manufacturing Toolkit Build Processor, partners with Renishaw

3D Printing Industry

Dyndrite Corporation, a Seattle-based software company, has introduced the Additive Manufacturing Toolkit (AMT) and accelerated production preparation build processor for 3D printing.

LiDar and its Applications Part 8 – Tourism

This is an article that briefly talks about managing and creating large National Parks that will account for tourist management as well as resource management. We as technologists are able to effect. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Scanning 3D Software Education Science & Technology 3d 3d data environment environmental planning LIDAR planning tours

How SOLIDWORKS Invigorates Space Innovation for the Generation of Tomorrow

The Solidworks Blog

Editor’s Note: At SOLIDWORKS, we’ve sponsored Nate and family’s three-part series where Nate, with the help of his 9-year-old son (Alex) and 5-year-old daughter (Ali), try out three different approaches for modeling a spacecraft.

All Answers to Your 3D Printing Questions in One Place


Happy early Thanksgiving! On i.materialise we are grateful for many things, but especially for having a wonderful 3D printing community. Our customers, the readers of our blog and our social media followers are real 3D printing enthusiasts who are always interested in learning more about this topic.

Sandvik and Renishaw to qualify new metal powders for laser powder bed fusion 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

During Formnext 2019, Swedish global engineering group Sandvik has announced it is collaborating with UK-based metal 3D printer manufacturer Renishaw to qualify new additive manufacturing materials for production applications.

New leadership for biotechnology company regenHU

In his 19-year career as a strategic business manager, Simon MacKenzie has come to be identified by his efforts to generate collaborative alliances in biotechnology. His most recent crusade. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Bioprinting Business 3d printed biotech 3D printing in pharmaceuticals Bioprinting companies CEO Nivalis Group regenerative medicine bioprinting regenHU switzerland

Communication is the key to better design [Podcast]

The Solidworks Blog

“To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.”. ? Thomas A. Edison. As I quote Mr. Edison, I cannot help but think that…if he lived in our era, he might add “Duct Tape” to this quote.

Desktop Metal Announces New Fiber Series

Modern Tech

Desktop Metal has announced an all-new metal 3D printer and platform, the Fiber series. This series is the first continuous desktop printer to miniaturize automated fiber placement (AFP) technology, found in high-end carbon fiber production processes, and combine it with fused filament 3D printing.

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Materialise drives serial additive manufacturing with Magic 24 and new Build Processors

3D Printing Industry

Belgian software and 3D printing service provider Materialise has introduced new features to Materialise Magics 24, as well as next-generation Build Processors designed to drive serial additive manufacturing.

Siemens and CEAD Develop Hybrid 3D Printing Robotic Arm

3D printing with continuous reinforcement fibers, like carbon fiber, is just now starting to come into its own, with numerous startups developing their own unique approaches to the concept. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing CEAD composites industrial robotic arm robotic arm Siemens

Exclusive interview: 3D printing for classic car restoration


We always love to hear from our clients and today we ha […]. The post Exclusive interview: 3D printing for classic car restoration appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Making a Difference…by pursuing better treatments for Parkinson’s patients

3D Perspectives

My family gave me my boundless energy and motivation. My mother…passed her enthusiasm and drive down to me. When I do something, I do it with all of my strength. Francine Acher. There are 10 million people living with Parkinson’s disease.

Stratasys announces Rail Industry Solution for 3D printing spare train parts

3D Printing Industry

At Formnext 2019, leading 3D printer OEM Stratasys made two major announcements regarding its continued endeavor to integrate 3D printing within the railway industry. The company has created a “Rail Industry Solution” package designed to help the maintenance of passenger trains using 3D printing.

Joseph DeSimone Out as Carbon CEO Replaced by Ellen Kullman

Sometimes executives wish to spend less time with their families, today Joseph DeSimone is stepping down as Carbon CEO. Joseph will instead become Executive Chairman of the Board. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Featured Stories 3d printing Carbon CLIP dls

Quicker Design Iteration and the 'Factory of the Future' at Ford Motor Company

Modern Tech

This week's Product Story showcases Ford Motor Company's use of Metal 3D Printing to Produce New Components Rapidly. Ever since Ford opened in 1903, they’ve been innovation leaders in the auto manufacturing industry.

How Hybrid Manufacturing Blends The Best of Both Worlds

Shapeways Blog

For decades the manufacturing sector has been dominated by a single manufacturing principle – the principle of subtractive manufacturing. Subtractive manufacturing solved numerous problems, becoming a dominant force in the manufacturing industry, all while building everything from nuts & bolts to complex automotive and aerospace components.

Continuous fiber 3D printing: current market review by Fedor Antonov, CEO Anisoprint

3D Printing Industry

Continuous fiber 3D printing has become a popular choice for business seeking to produce high-strength, functional parts on demand. With this popularity, the competition within continuous fiber 3D printing continues to grow, bringing news businesses with different additive solutions.

LiDar and its Applications Part 7 – Precision Forestry

In this article, we talk about precision forestry and how we utilize LiDar to make intelligent decisions on the future growth of a forest. The post LiDar and its Applications Part 7 – View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3D Scanning 3D Software Education Science & Technology 3d data 3D printing in sustainability data economy forestry LIDAR precision forestry sustainability technology

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TriMech 20 for 20 Showcase: Tips From SOLIDWORKS Past

Modern Tech

Past SOLIDWORKS updates are the building blocks for all future improvements and feature additions. However, with all of the changes that are applied every year it can be hard to remember and keep track of everything that has happened.

SOLIDWORKS 2020 Custom Scales for Drawing Sheets and Views

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS 2020 makes it easier to assign custom drawing scales for both the overall sheet properties and individual drawing views. Now you can type in the custom scale size directly into the User Defined dialog. Setting Custom Scales for Drawing Sheets.

TÜV SÜD and ASTM International partner to accelerate adoption of additive manufacturing

3D Printing Industry

TÜV SÜD, a leading technical service corporation, and global standards developer ASTM International have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at Formnext to develop programs accelerating the adoption of additive manufacturing technologies.

Formnext 2019: Is anyone going to challenge the market status quo today?

There are only a few days left until the opening of the annual Formnext trade fair in Frankfurt. We all know well our stalwart exhibitors – they are often being. The post Formnext 2019: Is. View the entire article via our website. Sponsored ansioprint non-gaussian SLM

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When Do I Need CircuitWorks?

Modern Tech

Electrical and mechanical engineers can collaborate to design printed circuit boards (PCBs) that fit and function in SOLIDWORKS assemblies, bridging the collaboration gap between Electrical Computer Aided Design (ECAD) and Mechanical Computer Aided Design (MCAD).

Making a Difference…by increasing diversity in the STEM talent pipeline

3D Perspectives

I’d come to realize that if we don’t invest in people then it’s not possible to achieve both sustainable profits and personal fulfillment in the long term. Landon Taylor.

Link3D unveils Quality Management System for 3D printed parts at Formnext 2019

3D Printing Industry

Link3D, a New York-based 3D software company, has unveiled a new additive manufacturing workflow solution called Quality Management Systems (QMS) at Formnext 2019. The QMS software is designed to boost 3D printing part performance, compliance and safety on the factory floor.

3D Printing News Briefs: November 20, 2019

We’re starting out with some formnext news in today’s 3D Printing News Briefs, as the show is currently taking place in Frankfurt this week. SCANLAB is introducing a new scan. The post. View the entire article via our website.

Using the new Stratasys F120 3D printer and SOLIDWORKS to build end-use products

Javelin Tech Tips

Technology is constantly evolving; every day there are new and innovative products on the market. Recently, there has been a rise in popularity of bladeless products, like fans and hairdryers. With the extreme heat this summer, we decided to design and print a desk fan.

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