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Additive Manufacturing in 2019

Wohlers Talk

The additive manufacturing and 3D printing industry has been anything but dull, with stirring news nearly every week. Last week, for example, footwear product company Dr. Scholl’s announced a partnership with Wiivv to produce custom insoles by AM.

Motorcycle Madness: The Design Moves Forward

The Solidworks Blog

Albert Hernandez’s design for Ben’s motorcycle costume. Learn about Ben’s costume from the beginning! Time to check in on the SOLDIWORKS Magic Wheelchair build! Between the holidays and SOLIDWORKS World coming up in February, the build team has been swamped.

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Product Development Strategy: Launching Your Idea

3D Innovations

Did your 2019 resolution focus on product development and launching a business? The New York Post published a piece that says New Year’s resolutions, on average, don’t even last two weeks—that’s right, January 12 th is the fateful day for many resolutions.

Optomec LENS metal 3D printing systems to be sold to U.S. government

3D Printing Industry

New Mexico metal additive manufacturing specialist Optomec has entered into a partnership with Phillips Federal, a leading machine tool supplier for the U.S. government.

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.

World’s First House 3D Printing Factory Opens In Eindhoven Netherlands

3DPrint.com

The jockeying for position in the 3D printed building world intensifies. A consortium of European companies has started the first house 3D printing factory, in Eindhoven. From a few isolated startups. View the entire article via our website.

Recreating Classic Cars with CAD: Final Tucker Torpedo Project Update

The Solidworks Blog

For all those fans out there who have followed this blog series for the past four years, I have some unexpected news for you. The Torpedo Project has come to an early conclusion. I’m very bummed about this outcome but not as much as the Tucker Torpedo Team.

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China National Space Administration to establish 3D printed houses on the moon

3D Printing Industry

The China National Space Administration (CNSA) has announced plans to be the first country to establish a base on the moon, and it will be built using 3D printing technology. CNSA officials made the declaration yesterday in Beijing during a press conference for the State Council Information Office (SCIO). This conference was held following the […]. Aerospace Chang'e 4 China National Space Administration State Council Information Office Wu Yanhua

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US Air Force Testing 3D Printed Titanium Spare Bracket On F-22 Fighter Aircraft

3DPrint.com

Over the years, the US Air Force has turned to 3D printing numerous times, from fabricating parts for fighter jets and other aircraft components to saving thousands – even millions – of. View the entire article via our website.

Revolutionizing personal transportation with the 3DEXPERIENCE platform

3D Perspectives

High volume of traffic and congestion, rapid urbanization and more than 2 billion cars projected on the road by 2035 create a need for new mobility solutions.

The Best Material for Automotive Lighting Covers: VeroVivid

Modern Tech

Today I’d like to introduce some new 3D printing materials which take our prototype automotive lighting component printing capabilities to the next level: the VeroVivid Color Family. Automotive 3D Printing Materials PolyJet Technology 3D Printing Stratasys

Patent filed for metal 3D printing without layers

3D Printing Industry

The patent for a metal 3D printing method reportedly capable of producing entire objects in a single step has been published online by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). Invented by Nataša Muševi?, director of Research and Development at small-scale manufacturing provider and consultancy Zavod Park in Slovenia, the system is a method of support-free 3D printing […]. Research electron beam melting holograms Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Nataša Muševi?

Researchers Test PLA CaC03 Composite Materials to Make 3D Printed Splints

3DPrint.com

In a paper entitled “Novel PLA-CaCO3 Composites in Additive Manufacturing of Upper Limb Casts and Orthotics—A Feasibility Study,” a group of researchers looks at 3D printing to. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Medical 3D Printing 3d printed casts 3d printed splints 3d printed splints and braces pla composite

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TAHOE Boats Newest Design Uses Thermwood 3D Printed Tooling

Additive Manufacturing

TAHOE Boats , Springfield, MO. formally announced the all-new, revolutionary T16 boat design, engineered with families in mind. Using innovative technology, the T16 delivers an unprecedented lightweight design and affordability with an uncompromising commitment to quality and performance.

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Micro 3D printing for telecommunication: Is it possible?

Sculpteo

You know it already, mobile communications are quickly […]. The post Micro 3D printing for telecommunication: Is it possible? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

FATHOM and U.S. Marines create Modular Logistics Vehicle with additive manufacturing

3D Printing Industry

FATHOM, a Californian design studio, has used additive manufacturing to create a Modular Logistics Vehicle (MLV) for the United States Marine Corps (USMC).

TU Delft Researchers Discuss Microstructural Optimization for 3D Printing Trabecular Bone

3DPrint.com

Trabecular bone, also known as spongy or cancellous bone, is one of two types of bone found in the human body. It is found at the end of long bones, in the pelvic bones, ribs, skull and vertebrae. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Science & Technology 3d printed implants 3d printed microstructures microstructures trabecular bone

SOLIDWORKS 2019 Large Design Review now has Editing Capabilities

Javelin Tech Tips

The SOLIDWORKS Large Design Review mode is essential when working with large assemblies. Models can be opened in a fraction of time for quick review and then load only the components you need to work on. Use tools like snapshots or walk-through to make the most of it.

Trump upgraded Chinese Manufacturing

3E Rapid Prototyping

The trade war between China and the USA is proving difficult for many people. Increased taxation between the two nations has caused plenty of economic trouble, especially for Chinese manufacturers.

The New Raw launches zero waste lab for recycled 3D printed furniture

3D Printing Industry

The New Raw, a Dutch research and design studio, has launched its first zero waste lab in Thessaloniki, north Greece. As part of the Print Your City project, citizens can utilise ordinary household plastic waste to design and 3D print benches, using specialised customisation software. To promote the project to locals, The New Raw showcased […]. 3DP Applications Foteini Setaki Gigabot X GreenBatch Kickstarter Panos Sakkas Print Your City re3D The New Raw

UK Veterinarian Turns to 3D Printing to Fix a Tiny Dog’s Bent Leg

3DPrint.com

I have three dogs, all of whom are considered medium-sized in that they weigh roughly over 16 kg but less than 30 kg. When they run at you, especially my larger two, it’s not so much cute as it. View the entire article via our website.

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How does a 3D printer work?

Sculpteo

You want to use 3D printing, but don’t know how 3D prin […]. The post How does a 3D printer work? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Decreasing Shrinkage in Metal Die-Casting

3E Rapid Prototyping

Metal casting, like all industrial methods, necessitates a fair amount of accuracy and fidelity towards the intended design.

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Fraunhofer WKI classifies 3D printer emissions in new safety report

3D Printing Industry

Researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Wood Research (WKI) have compiled a detailed report on particle emissions from FFF desktop 3D printers. In the paper Characterization of particulate and gaseous pollutants emitted during operation of a desktop 3D printer, four aspects were studied: particle size, emission rates, the chemical composition of particles, and volatility of […].

CES 2019: SHINING 3D Showcased Latest 3D Printing, Scanning, and Digitizing Solutions

3DPrint.com

CES 2019 came to a close on Friday in Las Vegas, and from all of the announcements we’ve heard recently, the show floor was a pretty impressive place to be last week. Top Chinese 3D printing. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Scanning 3d handheld scanners CES 2019 digitization einscan EinScan Pro 2X EinScan Pro 2X Plus handheld 3d scanner industry partnerships Shining 3D Siemens PLM software

Coordinate System setup for CNC Milling using SOLIDWORKS CAM Standard

Javelin Tech Tips

In this article, we will define our Coordinate System for 2.5/3 axis milling with SOLIDWORKS CAM Standard. The Coordinate System setup indicated on the part will become the work offset for machining (ex. It is critical that the axis of the CNC machine matches the part to be machined.

8 Best Drones for Photography

3D Printing Hub

Aerial photos and videos are all the rage today, but this is no fad. There’s something extra special about views from above. They’re the images and films that captivate audiences on YouTube, Instagram, and Facebook, etc. Best of all is that drone footage is easy to capture.

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Carbon and Ford debut 3D printed end-use parts at NAIAS

3D Printing Industry

Today, Carbon, the Silicon Valley-based company behind Digital Light Synthesis (DLS) 3D printing technology, has debuted the first 3D printed parts in production for Ford, at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit. Together, the companies are displaying Ford Focus HVAC (Heating, Ventilation and Cooling) Lever Arm Service Parts, Ford F-150 Raptor Auxiliary […]. Automotive Carbon Digital Light Synthesis Dr. Joseph DeSimone Ford North American International Auto Show

Students Create Buoyancy Compensation Device and 3D Printed Prosthetic Flipper for Sea Turtle

3DPrint.com

A group of student researchers from the Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) in Massachusetts wrote a paper, titled “Design of a Buoyancy Compensation Device and Prosthetic Flipper for a Green. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3d printed animal prosthetic 3D printed flippers 3D printed turtle fin 3D printing molding aquarium Key West mold making research paper sea turtle turtle worcester polytechnic institute

Various Aluminum Alloy for Manufacturing

3E Rapid Prototyping

Aluminum is one of the most used metals in the world, along with iron, tin and copper. It’s a cornerstone of so many goods and industrial applications, and it’s easy to see why. It’s lightweight with a density far lower than a lot of its counter parts.

6 Best FPV Racing Kits of 2019

3D Printing Hub

Drone racing is a growing niche sport with more models becoming available all the time. It’s a hobby for those who love to tweak, tinker, and customize their fast flying robots. This guide looks at some incredible First Person View FPV racing kits.

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Robo3D sets a standard for 3D printing in education

3D Printing Industry

Robo3D, a California-based desktop 3D printer manufacturer, has adopted 3DPrinterOS in all of its machines. Combined with Robo3D’s previous acquisition of MyStemKits, the integration of this new standard operating system makes it easier for educators to access 3D printable teaching materials and curriculum. According to Braydon Moreno, co-founder of Robo 3D, “3DPrinterOS is the closest […]. Education 3D Control Systems 3dprinteros Braydon Moreno John Dogru MySTEMKits Robo 3d

Carbon and Ford Expanding Collaboration for Automotive 3D Printing Solutions

3DPrint.com

Digital manufacturing company Carbon and the Ford Motor Company, which recently announced the opening of its new Advanced Manufacturing Center in Michigan, have revealed that they are expanding their. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Business 3d printed auto parts 3d printed automotive applications 3d printed automotive parts automotive 3D printing Carbon collaboration Digital Light Synthesis Epoxy 82 ford ford motor company

Carbon and Ford Expand Collaboration to Digitally Manufacture New Durable, End-Use Parts

Additive Manufacturing

REDWOOD CITY, CA – January 16, 2018 – Carbon ® ( www.carbon3d.com ), a leading Silicon Valley-based digital manufacturing company, today showed the first digitally manufactured polymer parts in production for Ford Motor Company.

What's New With GrabCAD Print: Versions 1.24 & 1.25

Modern Tech

Stratasys' GrabCAD Print is a sophisticated 3D printing app that allows designers and engineers to prepare, schedule and monitor 3D printing jobs.

Relativity Space to launch 3D printed rockets from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station

3D Printing Industry

Relativity Space, a Californian aerospace startup, has signed a contract with the U.S. Air Force to operate its own launch facility on one of their sites. The agreement permits the company to test its 3D printed rockets at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. The company plans the first launch of its Terran […]. Aerospace Aerojet Rocketdyne Blue Origin Jordan Noone New Shepard Relativity Space SpaceX SuperDraco Terran 1 Tim Ellis United Launch Alliance US Air Force

3D Printing Metals Onto Fabric for Inexpensive Antenna, Sensors and Wearables

3DPrint.com

A group of researchers from Imperial College London has developed a technique for 3D printing metals such as silver, gold and platinum onto natural fabrics. The process could also be used to. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Science & Technology 3d printing on fabric 3d printing precious metals batteries Imperial College London sensors