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Lean Manufacturing Is Perfect for Smaller Businesses (Part II)

The Solidworks Blog

In Part I, we discussed some practical principles of Lean manufacturing (I hope you tried the Five Whys on someone you know). Today we will discuss how to apply these principles at your company, associated challenges you may face, and what results you might expect.


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Hyundai to Drive Electric Vehicle Manufacturing with 3D Printing

As nations attempt to address climate change concerns with increased production of electric vehicles (EVs), manufacturers are exploring opportunities to advance their operations overall by deploying. View the entire article via our website.

ICON raises $200M Funding to Support Rapid Growth and Demand For 3D Printed Construction

Manufactur3D Mag

ICON, developer of advanced 3D printed construction technologies, raised $207 million in financing led by Norwest Venture Partners. APPLICATION CONSTRUCTION 3D printed construction technology Construction Construction 3D Printing Funding ICON Norwest Venture Partners

Rapid Prototyping and On Demand Manufacturing

Our blog is focus on rapid prototyping and low volume manufacturing information for global product designer, engineers, purchase officer and entrepreneur.

Cloud-Based 3D Design with xApps - Part 1: Kickoff with SWYM

Modern Tech

The 3D EXPERIENCE Platform is a place where everyone on your team can collaborate for successful design results. To help demonstrate this, we are going to walk you through a project where we will make various changes to a design and package it up to show stakeholders.

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3D Printing Technology Excels in Product Development

3D Innovations

3D printing technology and product development go hand-in-hand. Additive manufacturing, commonly referred to as 3D printing, is a technology that has experienced exponential growth.

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SOLIDWORKS 3DEXPERIENCE Works xApps Project Part 1: Kickoff with 3DSwym Community

Javelin Tech Tips

3D EXPERIENCE Works provides a place where everyone on your team can collaborate for successful design results. To help demonstrate this, we are going to walk you through a project where we will make various changes to a design and package it up to show stakeholders.

SOLIDWORKS Largest (And Longest) User Group Meeting Ever

The Solidworks Blog

SLUGME6 was an epic event, to say the least. Let’s break down this one-of-a-kind, 24-hour User Group Meeting and examine some of the mind-blowing stats. Earlier this year, Kam Smith, Todd Blacksher, and Eric Beatty approached me with a crazy idea for SLUGME6.

SOLIDWORKS 2022 Launch Dates

Modern Tech

SOLIDWORKS 2022 is almost here, and we are excited about what the latest and greatest brings to the table.

Seaweed Bioink Heralds More Sustainable Future for 3D Printing

As 3D printing becomes more common, there is a growing need for specialized inks that can make the process more sustainable. It must also be suitable for creating products like. The post Seaweed. View the entire article via our website.

Your CSWA Exam Prep Guide

This CSWA exam prep guide includes 30+ insider tips that will help you prepare, practice for, and pass the Certified SOLIDWORKS Associate exam.

Thermoelectric Ink that Turns Car Exhaust Pipes into Power Generators

3D Printing Progress

A joint research team has successfully developed a thermoelectric technology to produce power-generating tubes using 3D printing techniques. Researchers found that the tube-shaped device is more effective than conventional devices

Don’t Miss SOLIDWORKS Manufacturing Live – Mavens of Manufacturing on September 7th

The Solidworks Blog

Throughout the last couple of episodes of Manufacturing Live, we started to recognized a common theme with our guests: the all-too-common skills gap in manufacturing coupled with the next generation of manufacturers and what types of people will be needed to fill those positions.

Cloud-Based 3D Design with xApps - Part 2: Project Planner

Modern Tech

The success of any project starts with a good plan and a team that understands what that plan is.

Boeing and Partners Establish Fully Controlled Distributed 3D Printing Network

Relying on a digital platform from Assembrix, Boeing, EOS, BEAMIT, and 3T Additive Manufacturing have established a fully controlled distributed 3D printing network across continents. The network. View the entire article via our website.

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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.

Stratasys Awarded $20 million contract by US Navy

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On August 23, 2021, the S Navy issued Stratasys a $20 million contract to purchase up to 25 Stratasys F900™ 3D printers over the next five years, with delivery of the first eight expected before the end of 2021.

Velo3D and Launcher Expand High-Performance Liquid Rocket Engine Component-Manufacturing Collaboration

Manufactur3D Mag

Launcher purchased a Velo3D metal additive manufacturing solution to print Inconel parts in April 2021 and has recently added a second one that prints Titanium. AEROSPACE APPLICATION AM Metal System Launcher Metal Additive Manufacturing Sapphire System Velo3D

Hand Sanitizer for Your Data - Keeping it Clean

Modern Tech

SOLIDWORKS PDM is awesome for storing your files and making sure that everyone follows the rules to get products into the customer’s hand. In SOLIDWORKS PDM, you can locate files by searching for them using the information stored in the database.

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The State of the Korean 3D Printing Market

I am Inbo Song, the CEO of 3DGURU, which provides information about global trends, related technology, case studies, and 3D printing news to users in South Korea, as well as. The post The State of. View the entire article via our website.

Guide to making sheet metal brackets

3E Rapid Prototyping

What is a bracket? In short, a bracket is an intermediate component used to fix one thing (like a shelf) to another (like a wall). It may be thought of a kind of fastener, but this is somewhat misleading: actual fasteners like screws are used to connect the bracket to the other parts.

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PostProcess Resin Removal Solution Now Compatible with Carbon® DPR 10 Resin

Manufactur3D Mag

PostProcess Technologies announced that Demi 910™ its Automated Resin Removal Solution is now compatible with Carbon DPR 10. 3D PRINTING NEWS GLOBAL NEWS Automated Resin Removal Solution Carbon Post-Printing Solutions PostProcess Technologies

Cloud-Based 3D Design with xApps - Part 3: 3D Creator with 3DP Prototyping

Modern Tech

As we move further into our 3DEXPERIENCE design process for our circular saw project, we are now going to work with the mechanical design using xDesign. This 3D EXPERIENCE application (xApp) is a 3-dimensional parametric design tool that operates under the 3D Creator Role in the platform.

Pollen-Based Bioink Heralds New Potential for Bioprinting Drugs

Bioprinting has made its way out of the lab and… into other labs. We still haven’t seen a true bioprinted organ implant, but the technology has so evolved and proliferated. The post Pollen-Based. View the entire article via our website.

7-Fold Growth for the Ceramic 3D Printing Market by 2032

3D Printing Progress

In their new report "3D Printing Ceramics 2022-2032: Technology and Market Outlook", IDTechEx forecasts the ceramic 3D printing industry to grow 7-fold to $400M by 2032. Given how young the market is, seven-fold growth in the next 10 years indicates a positive future for the industry

5 Things You Need to Consider When 3D Printing Wearables


Far from its days as a niche technology, 3D printing now accounts for more than 90% of the world’s in-ear hearing aids: and that’s just one example of how this technology is making waves in the manufacturing sector across diverse industries.

Cloud-Based 3D Design with xApps - Collaborative Project Series

Modern Tech

As the workplace transitions to a remote setting naturally, or out of necessity, being connected with your team is more important than ever. The 3D EXPERIENCE platform offers a great solution for not only the CAD users on your team, but everyone that contributes to the project during its lifecycle.

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3D Printed Olli Shuttle to Be Powered by Perrone Robotics

We’ve got exciting news to share in the world of autonomous vehicles (AV), as Local Motors, Inc., a ground mobility company that designs, manufactures, and deploys next-generation vehicles, View the entire article via our website.

SOLIDWORKS Online Design with 3DEXPERIENCE Works xApps Series

Javelin Tech Tips

As the workplace transitions to a remote setting naturally, or out of necessity, being connected with your team is more important than ever. 3D EXPERIENCE Works provides SOLIDWORKS online design xApps that allows your team to collaborate on a project during its entire lifecycle.

On-Demand Manufacturing Helps Start-ups in De-Risking

Manufactur3D Mag

The manufacturing industry is one of the latest sectors to feel the impact of the on-demand manufacturing model. Customers want production companies to be able to provide them with things they need without delay.

What is galvanization and how can it improve metal parts?

3E Rapid Prototyping

Galvanization is a process for adding a coating of zinc to the surface of steel or iron. Since the zinc acts as a sacrificial coating, it protects the steel or iron underneath and can therefore extend the lifespan of metal parts.

3D Printed House Tour: ICON Finishes Nation’s “First” 3D Printed Housing Development

Additive construction startup ICON has gone from 3D printing rocket pads to launching like a rocket, recently raking in $207 million in Series B funding. This occurred in the very. The post 3D. View the entire article via our website.

Get To Know SOLIDWORKS 2022 Webinars

Javelin Tech Tips

Not sure what this latest SOLIDWORKS 2022 release can do for you and your business? Are you new to a specific SOLIDWORKS product or considering trying a new product suite? If you answered yes to any (or all) of these questions, then look no further with a webinar!

Postprocess Adds 3DZ As Newest Channel Partner for Expansion in Europe

Manufactur3D Mag

PostProcess Technologies, a leading global provider of 3D post-printing solutions, has collaborated with 3DZ for expansion in Europe. GLOBAL NEWS 3DZ Europe France Partnership Post-Printing Solutions PostProcess Technologies

Top 5 Takeaways from 3D Printing Solutions Webinar

Shapeways Blog

Check out the highlights from a recent webinar where Shapeways and EOS explain how a powerful combination of Selective Laser Sintering (SLS) and advanced materials deliver an incredible design toolbox for industrial customers.

Ceramics 3D Printing to Be Advanced via Fortify & Tethon Partnership

Fortify, a 3D printing startup based in Boston, is partnering up with ceramic 3D printed materials expert Tethon 3D to help develop technical ceramics for 3D printing, as well as advance. The post. View the entire article via our website.