Sat.Oct 20, 2018 - Fri.Oct 26, 2018

AM in Africa

Wohlers Talk

Yesterday, I recently returned from my 22nd visit to Africa. Twenty of them have been to South Africa where additive manufacturing activity is the strongest. In fact, I estimate that 99% of AM work on the continent has occurred in the country.

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SOLIDWORKS World 2019 Top Ten List Now Open for Submissions

The Solidworks Blog

The SOLIDWORKS World Top Ten List is now open for idea submission and discussion. For those of you who are new to the SOLIDWORKS World Top Ten List, it is an opportunity to submit your ideas for enhancements to SOLIDWORKS products. Once the idea submission period ends, voting begins.

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Artificial Intelligence and 3D printing: Meet the future of manufacturing

Sculpteo

It is sure now, Artificial Intelligence is part of our […]. The post Artificial Intelligence and 3D printing: Meet the future of manufacturing appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

3D Printed PLA and PCL Composite Biodegradable Stents Show Promise

3DPrint.com

Biodegradable stents have shown great potential in reducing complications in patients, but they require further study, according to the authors of a paper entitled “3D-Printed PCL/PLA Composite. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing Science & Technology 3D printed stent 3D printed stents biodegradable stents pcl pla

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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.

3DS Makes Fortune’s Future 50 list

3D Perspectives

We are proud to announce that Dassault Systèmes was just named to Fortune ‘s Future 50 list ! BCG and Fortune created this list to reflect a company’s capacity to reinvent its business and sustain revenue growth.

Determine the Real Costs of Not Using PDM at Your Company

The Solidworks Blog

If you are an engineer working at a small or mid-sized company, there’s a good chance that you might be working without a product data management (PDM) system in place.

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MX3D Metal 3D Printed Bridge on Display in Eindhoven During Dutch Design Week

3DPrint.com

MX3D has been working for a number of years on a metal printing technology specifically for bridges and large metal items. Incorporating machine learning and AI into the build process the company. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printed Architecture Featured Stories 3d architectural design 3d architectural material 3d print robotics 3d printer robotic arm metal printed metal printing MX3D

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Visualizing Smart Cities for a Resilient Future

3D Perspectives

The annual World Cities Summit is the place to be for city leaders, managers, and urban planners as it sets the agenda for the conversations that will drive change in our cities in the years and decades ahead.

Black Friday to Cyber Monday: Free Shipping on Every Order

i.materialise

For die-hard Black Friday shoppers, staking out a place in line and camping out on the cold sidewalk in front of their favorite store is the best part of the experience.

ETH Zurich researcher develops magnetic material for FFF 3D printers

3D Printing Industry

Kai von Petersdorff-Campen, a doctoral student in the Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering at ETH Zürich, Switzerland, has developed an additive manufacturing technique to manufacture objects containing magnets.

Project Nitrous Uses 3D Printing to Help People with Disabilities In Egypt

3DPrint.com

In 2016, Mohamed El-Hossary and Ahmed Mohsen were running a 3D printing service and marketplace called Etba3ly. When they decided to attend a Maker Faire, things changed for them. At the faire, View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3d printed assistive devices 3d printed prosthetics 3D printing for disabled e-nable Egypt Project Nitrous

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Cleaning the world with the 3DEXPERIENCE platform

3D Perspectives

For more than three decades, Germany-based Kärcher has contributed to the preservation of more than 140 restored historical buildings and monuments, such as the statue of Christ the Redeemer in Rio de Janeiro, Mount Rushmore in the USA, and the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin.

World’s lightest and strongest material: Graphene Aerogel 3D printing!

Sculpteo

There is a lot of new developments in the field […]. The post World’s lightest and strongest material: Graphene Aerogel 3D printing! appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

ICON raises $9 million in funding to build sustainable 3D printed houses around the world

3D Printing Industry

ICON, a Texas-based construction technologies company, has raised $9 million in seed funding to reinvent the construction of affordable homes with the use of “3D printers, robotics, and advanced materials.”

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3D Printing in Construction: ICON Seed Funding Yields $9 Million

3DPrint.com

3D printing continues to grow around the world, not just in popularity with makers in the mainstream, but also in a wide range of different important industries. The technology of 3D printing is. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printers 3D Printing 3d printed construction 3d printed houses ICON New Story

How SOLIDWORKS Turned Ernesto Mosqueda’s Life Around

The Solidworks Blog

Ernesto Mosqueda. Some people do not realize what they’re truly passionate about until much later in their lives. You might think you want to be in a certain industry or field for the rest of your life, until that back fires and you start to loathe your occupation.

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Top of the best free 2D CAD software for your laser cutting projects

Sculpteo

We recently made a top of the best free 3D CAD software […]. The post Top of the best free 2D CAD software for your laser cutting projects appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. 3D Design Tips & Software

3D Systems partners with Amann Girrbach for faster dental device production

3D Printing Industry

3D Systems has announced that Amann Girrbach, an Austrian dental technologies company, will be utilizing its award-winning NextDent 5100 3D printer to optimize dental device production.

Addihive Offers Powder Control System, Strives to Accelerate 3D Printing Uptake

3DPrint.com

In County Limerick, Ireland, a young company is striving to accelerate the spread of additive manufacturing technology. Addihive is working to take metal additive manufacturing out of research and. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Metal 3D Printing Addihive ireland Powder Loop powder management powder recycling

11 Things to Check Before Sending Your 3D Model for Printing

Shapeways Blog

So, you’ve turned your vision into a reality and created a 3D model. It took a bit of tinkering and adjusting but you’re finally happy with your design and you’re ready to send it to the printer. But wait – even though your model automatically went through Shapeways’ own printability checks upon upload, there are still a few tests and checks that you can run to make sure your printing is as smooth as possible.

RAYLASE Announces White Paper on AM Process and Initial Details of Trade Fair Appearance

Additive Manufacturing

Wessling, Germany, Tuesday, 23. October 2018 – For RAYLASE GmbH , based in Wessling near Munich, the issue of additive manufacturing (AM) has been an important part of its core business for some years, as high performance deflection units are key components of most laser-based AM applications.

Precise Bio opens ophthalmology facility to develop 3D printed corneas

3D Printing Industry

Precise Bio, a biotechnology company based in North Carolina, has established a dedicated ophthalmology business unit in its Winston-Salem facility. In addition to its 4D Bio Fabrication Platform, the unit aims to advance 3D bioprinting research for the eyes. “As As the first company to transplant a 3D printed corneal graft in animals, we are uniquely positioned […]. Medical & Dental Aryeh Batt Precise Bio Shay Soker Wake Forest Institute of Regenerative Medicine WFIRM

World’s First 3D Printed Volumetric Circuit Emerges from University of Texas El Paso Lab

3DPrint.com

A great many discoveries have been made in the lab of Raymond C. Rumpf, PhD, the Schellenger Professor in Electrical Research in The University of Texas at El Paso’s College of Engineering. Dr. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed circuits 3d printed electronics University of Texas at El Paso volumetric circuit

Five Ways to get More Value from your PLM System (webcast)

Tech Clarity

How can manufacturers expand their PLM implementation to get more value from their Product Lifecycle Management system? Join this webcast to hear Jim Brown shares his perspective and research, including interviews with two manufacturers that have gone beyond their initial PLM footprint.

Carpenter Enhances Additive Manufacturing Capabilities with Acquisition of LPW Technology Ltd.

Additive Manufacturing

Expands Growing Leadership Position as Additive Manufacturing Solutions Provider. Incorporates Metal Powder Lifecycle Management Technology with Superior Quality Control and Traceability. .

Robot Factory premiers Sliding-3D continuous 3D printer, technical specifications and pricing

3D Printing Industry

From October 12 through 14 2018 Robot Factory, an Italian 3D printer manufacturer showcased its Sliding-3D printer at Maker Faire Rome. A so-called ‘infinite’ build 3D printer, the Sliding-3D uses a 45° angle extruder and a conveyor belt as a build platform.

These 3D Printed Chocolates Are Inspired By Natural Wonders and Exotic Locales

3DPrint.com

Artist Ryan L. Foote works in an appealing medium – chocolate. His creations are inspired by architecture and the natural world, particularly natural minerals and geological formations, and. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printed Food 3D Printing 3d printed ceramics 3d printed chocolate 3d printed chocolates kickstarter Ryan L. Foote

Test the life of your models with SOLIDWORKS Simulation Fatigue Module

Javelin Tech Tips

How do you know your models will last? Is there a warranty in place? What happens when you need to apply a cyclic load SOLIDWORKS has the tool to do exactly that! The SOLIDWORKS Simulation Fatigue Module is available with Simulation Standard and is included in every SOLIDWORKS Simulation package.

3rd Dimension Accelerates Industrial 3D Metal Printing with Additive Industries

Additive Manufacturing

Companies confirm their partnership at the Formula 1 race in Austin, Texas.

Apple granted patent for faster 3D printers

3D Printing Industry

Global consumer electronics company Apple Inc. has been granted a patent for what the company hopes will allow the development of faster 3D printers. Giving the.stl backronym “Standard Triangle Language” a whole new meaning, the patent experiments with an alternate deposition technique called “triangular tesellation.” ” Could this be the last piece in the puzzle that […]. 3D Printers apple Apple 3D printer Michael Sweet triangular tessellation

3D Printed Graphene Aerogel May Lead to Powerful Supercapacitors

3DPrint.com

Supercapacitors are energy storage devices that charge very rapidly and can retain their storage capacity through tens of thousands of charge cycles. Their applications include regenerative braking. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing Science & Technology 3D printed electrodes 3d printed graphene aerogel 3D printed pseudocapacitors 3d printed supercapacitors Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory UC Santa Cruz

Keeping track of External Relations in SOLIDWORKS 2019 is now easier than keeping track of your relatives?!

Javelin Tech Tips

Keeping track of SOLIDWORKS External Relations in a model has been simplified in SOLIDWORKS 2019! It might be impossible to remember all the names of your cousins and what job they’re working, the links created between parts and features is clear and simple.

EOS Reacts to North American Growth Through $2M Expansion Project

Additive Manufacturing

Completion of expansion will support demand for additive manufacturing technology in the region and material development globally.

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Customizing Products in 3D (survey invitation)

Tech Clarity

How do leading companies leverage 3D to configure and sell customized products? Please share your experience, thoughts, and lessons learned in this new customizing products in 3D survey.

Freelancer Partners with Department of Energy for Advanced Manufacturing Challenges

3DPrint.com

Crowdsourcing site Freelancer has teamed up with NASA for more than one competition involving 3D printing and 3D design, including a robot arm and a system for recycling in space. Now Freelancer is. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printing challenges 3d printing competitions 3d printing contests crowdsourcing Freelancer.com Manufacturing Innovator Challenge us department of energy

Three SOLIDWORKS Video Issues and how to solve them

Javelin Tech Tips

Experiencing SOLIDWORKS Video issues? Here are three common issues and how to solve them: Assembly or part disappears. You are working away on your model and POW it disappears completely. SOLIDWORKS Video Issues. You zoom to fit, nothing. You zoom extents, nothing. You zoom to a component, nothing.

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