Sat.Feb 02, 2019 - Fri.Feb 08, 2019

Thermwood’s LSAM machines 3D print 20 foot helicopter blade mold for Bell

3D Printing Industry

Indiana’s Thermwood Corporation has used it’s Large Scale Additive Manufacturing (LSAM) technology to 3D print what is believed to be the largest autoclave capable tool ever made. It was produced for American aerospace manufacturer Bell Helicopter Textron Inc.

Attention Modeling Maniacs: Don’t Miss Model Mania at SOLIDWORKS World 2019

The Solidworks Blog

Back for its 20th year Model Mania® will once again be the place to be to prove you have the SOLIDWORKS modeling skills to top them all.

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Bioprinting 101: Part 3 Industrial Printers

Today we will look into bioprinters that are well known. One must understand biochemistry, and other important aspects within biology to fully do well with bioprinting. The development of bioprinting. View the entire article via our website. Medical 3D Printing 3D bioprinters biomaterials biomedical

Material of the Month: Versatile Plastic

Shapeways Blog

Versatile Plastic is a durable nylon plastic that can be used for a wide range of applications, both for prototyping and for end products.

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.

3D Systems launches upgraded Geomagic and 3DXpert software before SOLIDWORKS World 2019

3D Printing Industry

Days before SOLIDWORKS World 2019, 3D Systems, has announced new versions of its CAD software solutions Geomagic and 3DXpert. 3D Printing Industry will be heading to Texas for the annual SOLIDWORKS conference, so if you’d like to meet then please get in contact.

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Bioprinting 101: Part 2 Hydrogels

Simple Hydrogel A hydrogel is a macromolecular polymer gel constructed of a network of crosslinked polymer chains. Hydrogels are synthesized from hydrophilic monomers by either chain or. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3d bioprinting 3D printed hydrogels bioprinting bioprinting 101 crosslinked hydrogels

Making the world safer with the 3DEXPERIENCE platform

3D Perspectives

Nearly every product and service available are subject to standards and regulations to help ensure safety for humans and the environment. Since 1828, the Paris-based world-leader in testing, inspection and certification Bureau Veritas helps both governments and operators to comply with regulations.

SOLIDWORKS 2019 workshop by Solid Solutions, a three hour introduction

3D Printing Industry

SOLIDWORKS is among the most popular and widely used professional CAD/CAE software, primarily for product designing and engineering applications.

SOLIDWORKS xShape – Where Possibility Really Does Take Form

The Solidworks Blog

This year at SOLIDWORKS World you will find out about an exciting new SOLIDWORKS product for free-form, subdivision (Sub-D) modeling called SOLIDWORKS xShape.

Revolutionary Fashion Designers who use 3D Printing in their Designs

The fashion industry is changing into an eco-friendly environment. Many designers are turning into 3D printing to produce less waste and save more energy in comparison to conventional techniques. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3D printed clothing 3d printing fashion fashion designer

5 easy steps to start a jewelry business


Jewelry has been around for centuries, it has al […]. The post 5 easy steps to start a jewelry business appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

3D Printing Industry News Sliced Volvo, ANSYS, COBOD, Prodways

3D Printing Industry

In this edition of our 3D Printing Industry News digest – Sliced, we have news about 3D printed constructions, 2D printed electronic circuits, large-format metal 3D printer and more. Read on to learn more about DOW, Volvo, COBOD, and ANSYS. Bridging the gaps U.S


The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS xDesign is arguably the most hotly anticipated addition to the SOLIDWORKS portfolio for many years. It represents a paradigm shift in design and is so much more than 3D CAD.

Mixed Dimensions Partners With Ubisoft To Bring 3D Printing to Game Merchandising

The dreams of many gamers are about to become real; the major game developer Ubisoft has signed a major contract with 3D printing software development company Mixed Dimensions. Ubisoft is a major. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Business 3d printable games computer games make printable mesh repair Mixed Dimensions Ubisoft

Manufacturers Added 6 Times More Jobs Under Trump Than…

Design 2 Part News

“Manufacturers Added 6 Times More Jobs Under Trump Than Under Obama’s Last 2 Years” By Chuck DeVore, Forbes.

Xerox acquires Vader Systems, steps into $8 billion 3D printing industry

3D Printing Industry

Xerox, the American manufacturer of printers and photocopiers, has acquired Vader Systems, a New York-based manufacturer of the liquid metal jet 3D printers. As previously reported by 3D printing industry, most recently in October 2018, Xerox has long had eyes on additive manufacturing opportunities. After years of anticipation on its expansion into the 3D printing […].

SOLIDWORKS Plastics SP1 New Features

The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS Plastics is a simulation tool that enables you to optimize plastic part designs for manufacturability. By using plastics simulation you can predict and avoid common injection molding defects before cutting steel.

Interview with Ken Welch of Altair on SimSolid Simulation Software for 3D Printing

Ken Welch became the manager of Product Marketing of AutoCAD in 1995. He then rose through the ranks to CEO at the Moldflow Corporation, a simulation software package for injection molding which was. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Software Business Exclusive Interviews 3D printed simulation suit 3d printing simulation software 3d printing software HyperWorks hyperworks suite simsolid simulation

Tinkercad 3D Printing Tutorial: How to Create Your First 3D Print


Autodesk’s Tinkercad app is probably the easiest, most accessible and most fun 3D modeling application for creating your first 3D print. No previous 3D modeling experience needed, and best of all: this 3D design app is totally free.

NASA awards Copper 3D grant for 3D printing antibacterial medical devices in space

3D Printing Industry

Copper 3D, a US-based Chilean 3D printing materials company, has received another grant from NASA. The money has been awarded to test the properties of antibacterial 3D printing materials for medical devices on the International Space Station (ISS). The funding was issued by NASA Nebraska Space Grant, one of the 52 space grant consortium in […]. Aerospace Claudio Soto Copper 3D Daniel Martínez International Space Station Jorge Zuniga Nasa NASA Nebraska Space Grant

Buzz and The Hive and Community

The Solidworks Blog

You may have heard some building buzz around a few new things at SOLIDWORKS World, a space dubbed “The Hive,” and the SOLIDWORKS World Community. What are they, why should you be interested, and what can you expect? First up is The Hive.

Interview With Greg Haye of Local Motors About Co-Creation and 3D Printing

Local Motors burst onto the scene in 2007 using crowdsourcing and cooperative design to develop cars. Their visionary and bold approach lead them to become a nexus for designers, engineers, and. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printers 3D Printing Business Exclusive Interviews autonomous cars BAAM baam 3d printer carbon fiber cocreate cocreation composites local motors LSAM Olli open innovation Open Innovation Program

Shrinking 3D printed objects to 10 times their original size?


Creating objects at the nanoscale is not the easiest th […]. The post Shrinking 3D printed objects to 10 times their original size? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Broken shoe? USC’s self-healing 3D printer material can help it repair itself

3D Printing Industry

Researchers at the University of Southern California (USC) have developed a 3D printed rubber material that has the ability to repair itself. The elastomer has the potential to decrease manufacturing time and increase longevity for the likes of shoes, tires, soft robotics and electronics. The self-healable materials were 3D printed using a customized photopolymerization process. […].

SOLIDWORKS World 2019 Last-Minute Checklist

The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS World 2019 at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, Texas is only a few days away. To make planning your trip a little easier, we’ve compiled a one-stop checklist you can use to make the most of your time at the event. Can’t attend in person?

How Feasible is it to use 3D Printing to Maintain Military Assault Rifles?

In ‘Additive manufacturing for field repair and maintenance of the assault rifle AK5C – a feasibility study,’ Master’s student Emmelie Simic of Uppsala Universitet (Sweden) explores the feasibility. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Metal 3D Printing 3d print military 3D printed assault rifle AK5C 3d printed gun 3d printed weapons Lasertech LSH AB military 3d printing Swedish Defense Materiel Administration Uppsala Universite

Innovation and Patent Protection for Startups

3D Innovations

Patent protection is critical for startups today—technology and globalization have made it easier than ever to find, steal and patent invention ideas. Patents provide you with a way to protect your invention from other individuals that may want to commercialize it without your authorization.

Hexo Helmets releases custom 3D printed bicycle helmets with optimized impact resistance

3D Printing Industry

Hexo Helmets, a London-based technology start-up, has announced the commercial availability of its custom 3D printed bicycle helmets. Made from Polyamide 11 using SLS, the helmets incorporate honeycomb structures designed with the cyclists head shape, to create the most lightweight, and protective headgear. According to Jamie Cook, founder of Hexo Helmets, “Foam’s pressure response is […].

Battle of software: Catia vs SolidWorks


It is sometimes hard to find a clear comparison […]. The post Battle of software: Catia vs SolidWorks appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

ANSI/CAN/UL 2904 Standard: New Data on 3D Printer Particle Emissions & Safety Measures

Innovators around the world appreciate the euphoria associated with 3D printing as they explore a new realm of infinite possibilities. Unfortunately, this awesome new world is also full of tiny. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D printer emissions 3D printing hazards 3d printing research UL Chemical Safety

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