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CAD Tips and Tricks for Better 3D Printed Holes

DIY 3D Printing

Angus from Maker's Muse shows how to design holes that are easier to print. cad design how to tutorial

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In Search of the Perfect Fit: VA Surgeons Harness 3D Printing for Mandibular Surgeries

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

Finding the right size clothing can be a frustrating experience, especially if you aren’t proportioned exactly like the designer envisioned. Just ask anyone who has gone through the frustration and work of trying on multiple pairs of pants or shoes in a department store, only to leave empty-handed.

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3D printing food: What about 3D printed meat?

Sculpteo

It might sound like a joke, but food 3D printing is a r […]. The post 3D printing food: What about 3D printed meat? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

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3D Printing Trends to Watch for in 2019

3D Innovations

2018 was an excellent year for 3D printing technology and there is no slow down in sight. Below are three major trends to watch for in the additive manufacturing segment in the coming year. Higher Quality Metal 3D Printing. Metals were a new frontier for 3D printing this year.

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 to Get Free SOLIDWORKS CAM Training

The Solidworks Blog

Congratulations, you made it to the end of another year! In just a few short weeks we will all have to learn how to write a nine over the top of everything we date as 2018. When I was a kid my grandpa used to tell me, “Every year will go a little faster as you get older.”

Medical 3D Printing Companies Gain FDA Certification Under Materialise Program

3DPrint.com

If you follow 3D printing or medical news at all, you’re likely familiar with the many ways that 3D printing is changing medicine for the better. 3D printed anatomical models are helping. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing FDA materialise stratasys ultimaker

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Solving Storage Space with 3D Printing: RCKZ Designs Stackable Sneaker Display

i.materialise

One of the most familiar dilemmas of being a shoe lover is finding the space to store your latest acquisitions. And even if you do find a corner in the back of your closet – how can you admire them from there? German company RCKZ used 3D printing to design a stackable, stylish storage box.

Less Common Things to do Before or After SOLIDWORKS World 2019

The Solidworks Blog

It’s been a few years since SOLIDWORKS World was held in at Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, TX. Last time we headed to town, there was a list of fun things to do before or after SOLIDWORKS World.

Additive Manufacturing Apprenticeship Now Available

3DPrint.com

While traditional manufacturing jobs may be declining, they’re being replaced by advanced manufacturing positions requiring skills in such things as 3D design and additive manufacturing. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Business additive manufacturing apprenticeships america makes apprenticeships Robert C. Byrd Institute Tooling U-SME

How does a laser cutter work?

Sculpteo

Did you know that we are not only an online 3D p […]. The post How does a laser cutter work? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

AMMP Offers Opportunities to Advance, Refine and Transition Additive Manufacturing (AM) Technologies

Additive Manufacturing

The National Center for Manufacturing Sciences ( NCMS ) recently announced a new program called AMMP ( Advanced Manufacturing, Materials, and Processes ).

Devin Montes, Make Anything: how to 3D print full color with a single extruder

3D Printing Industry

Devin Montes, a product designer and maker popularly known on YouTube as Make Anything, has developed a way of 3D printing colorful objects using a single extrusion 3D printer.

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Researchers Study the 3D Printing of Patient Specific Hydroxyapatite Bone Grafts

3DPrint.com

Hydroxyapatite is a naturally occurring mineral that is the main inorganic constituent of both tooth enamel and bone. In a paper entitled “Optimization of extrusion based ceramic 3D printing. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3d printed bone 3d printed bone grafts 3D printed hydroxyapatite bone graft

Is Additive Manufacturing the future of construction?

3D Perspectives

The construction industry is the world´s largest employer, but it has been losing profitability for over three decades. Reasons include a lack of efficient collaboration, increasing regulations, an absence of digital solutions and poor or no lifecycle management.

Things to consider when developing medical devices

3E Rapid Prototyping

Creating a medical device is an enticing prospect. Although competitive, the medical device market can be extremely lucrative, with innovative devices capable of making millions for their creators. Needless to say, such devices can also save lives.

USC Viterbi 3D printed engines are building rocket scientists of the future

3D Printing Industry

The Liquid Propulsion Lab (LPL) at the University of Southern California’s Viterbi School of Engineering has been quietly working on a fleet of 3D printed rocket engines.

Researchers Demonstrate Use of Tomographic, Volumetric 3D Printing Method for Soft Medical Devices

3DPrint.com

A trio of researchers from the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne used a tomographic, volumetric 3D printing method in order to get past the limitations affecting the process chain and patient. View the entire article via our website.

Healing tendons and ligaments: What if 3D printing was the solution?

Sculpteo

Additive Manufacturing is bringing a new revolut […]. The post Healing tendons and ligaments: What if 3D printing was the solution? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Podcast: The Hardest Part of Design with Grant Delgatty

The Solidworks Blog

“Form follows function” is a statement that I’m sure many of you are familiar with. It states that a product’s shape it dictated by its function.

University of California San Diego researchers develop “easy-to-use” 3D bioprinting method for living blood vessels

3D Printing Industry

Bioengineers from the University of California San Diego (UCSD) have developed a 3D bioprinting method that integrates natural materials which produce lifelike organ tissue models.

Testing the Properties of Fiber-Reinforced Geopolymer 3D Printing Material

3DPrint.com

In a paper entitled “Effect of Polypropylene Fibre Addition on Properties of Geopolymers Made by 3D Printing for Digital Construction,” a group of researchers investigates the effect of. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printed concrete concrete 3d printing fiber reinforced concrete geopolymers polypropylene

Growing ambitiously with the 3DEXPERIENCE platform

3D Perspectives

Florida-based Lowboy trailer manufacturer Globe Trailers has set an ambitious goal to grow and diversify its product range to a point where the medium-sized company could expand internationally.

Automatic View Update option saved as a Document Property in SOLIDWORKS 2019

Javelin Tech Tips

Now in SOLIDWORKS 2019 , the SOLIDWORKS Automatic View Update option is saved as a document property. This property is stored within the drawing and it will be remembered for the future sessions when you open the drawing again.

3D printing news sliced, European Space Agency, Optomec, and Carbon

3D Printing Industry

In this edition of our 3D printing news digest – Sliced, we see the latest trends in the 3D printing industry, such as the development of a 3D printed wedding, non-Earth materials, and increasing variety of UV resins.

3D Printing Helps Scientists to Understand How Seeds Fly

3DPrint.com

Have you ever gone out into your yard and been surprised by a particular plant or tree that seems to have sprung up out of nowhere? It certainly wasn’t planted by you, so how did it get there? View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Science & Technology 3D printed seeds experiment formlabs form 2

MOD-DIAM – Who stole my Symbols – SOLIDWORKS #SOLIDWORKS

Michael Lord

It is rare that I would do an update install when moving to the latest version of SOLIDWORKS. I would normally do, a clean install. Especially these days, as it […]. SolidWorks #solidworks Missing SYMBOLS

Migrating to SOLIDWORKS From Autodesk Inventor and Inventor Fusion Made "Easy"

Modern Tech

Sometimes switching software can seem daunting. With the right path and the right state of mind, making the change is definitely achievable. Switching between two 3D CAD programs isn’t nearly as hard as switching from 2D to 3D, and we’ve made that leap already! MySolidWorks 3D CAD SOLIDWORKS

REVIEW: ZMorph VX, a strong 3D printer with multi tool capabilities

3D Printing Industry

3D printing, CNC carving and laser engraving – the ZMorph VX makes some bold claims about its capabilities. This multiple function desktop system was launched by its Polish namesake manufacturer, ZMorph, at TCT 2017. Now 3D Printing Industry engineers have been given the chance to put it to the test. According to its core claims, […]. Reviews Zmorph ZMorph VX ZMorph VX multitool

Graduate Students Research 3D Printing with Droplet Deposition

3DPrint.com

In ‘Computational Modeling of Droplet Deposition and Coalescence for Dropwise Additive Manufacturing,’ master’s student Priyanshu Vishnoi submits a thesis to the Graduate School of the University at. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printing research Aluminum alloy Aluminum 6061 droplet deposition industrial 3d printing metal 3d printing Vader Systems

The Barnes Group Advisors and APWORKS Sign Letter of Intent for Strategic Collaboration

Additive Manufacturing

The Barnes Group Advisors and APWORKS enter into agreement at formnext 2018. Taufkirchen, Germany – December 5, 2018 – APWORKS and The Barnes Group Advisors have signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) to enter into a strategic collaboration. The agreement was signed last month at formnext 2018.

How to add more Properties to the Standard SOLIDWORKS Custom Properties List

Javelin Tech Tips

The standard SOLIDWORKS Custom Properties List that is included with SOLIDWORKS are decent and cover most needs, but what if you want more? SOLIDWORKS Custom Properties. There is a solution that comes in two forms.

3D Printing Industry Awards 2019 – nominations open

3D Printing Industry

The 3D Printing Industry Awards return for their third year. As in previous years, a two stage process is used to decide the winners. First, readers are invited to make nominations in each of the categories below. In the second stage, shortlists are draw up based upon nominations received and readers are invited to vote […]. Event 2018 3D Printing Industry Awards

Fraunhofer Develops New Plasma Jet Technique for 3D Printing Customized Bone Implants

3DPrint.com

Researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Surface Engineering and Thin Films IST have developed a technique that involves 3D printing bone implants that are precisely fitting, stable and variable. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3d printed bone 3d printed implants 3d printed scaffolds Fraunhofer Fraunhofer IST

Additive Industries Partner in GKN Aerospace Global Technology Center in Bristol

Additive Manufacturing

GKN Aerospace announces new £32m Global Technology Centre in Bristol on additive manufacturing (AM), advanced composites, assembly and industry 4.0 processes.

SOLIDWORKS MBD now has support for Sheet Metal

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS MBD is a fantastic tool that eliminates the need for standard 2D drawings on the shop floor by creating and communicating design information directly onto your model. SOLIDWORKS MBD was first introduced in 2015 and has come a long way to deliver even more industry specific features.

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Shanghai Mechanized Construction and Polymaker 3D print a pedestrian bridge

3D Printing Industry

Shanghai Mechanized Construction Group Co (SMCC), a Chinese construction company, and Polymaker, a 3D printing filament manufacturer, have partnered to 3D print a pedestrian bridge in Shanghai. The bridge will be installed in the Taopu Smart City, Putuo District. The Taopu Smart City was designed by a German architectural firm, HPP Architekten, and covers 4.2 square […]. Construction Polymaker Shanghai Mechanized Construction