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Revving the Engine with AM

Wohlers Talk

Note: Ray Huff, associate engineer at Wohlers Associates, authored the following. The automotive industry has been a major player in the use of AM over the past 30 years, beginning with rapid product development and prototyping.

Magics Essentials Tutorial: How To Prep Your Files Like A Pro


Importing design file without any errors is an art form. There’s been a lot of time we’ve wasted on fixing printing errors and details after converting a design to STL. And then still getting a frustrating message that “computer says no.”. Sound familiar?

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Large 3D printers: The best 3D printing machines


Additive manufacturing evolves quickly. Every month, we […]. The post Large 3D printers: The best 3D printing machines appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

How to Isolate Interference in SOLIDWORKS 2020

Javelin Tech Tips

New in SOLIDWORKS 2020 , you can isolate components (including part and sub-assemblies for your assemblies) or bodies (for your multi-body parts) from the Interference Detection tool. You can tag interference, bodies, or components for isolation after you exit the Property Manager.

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.

Meet sustainability pioneers who are making a difference

3D Perspectives

Discover the inspiring stories of sustainability pioneers making a difference. At Dassault Systèmes, we have a forward-thinking, sustainability-oriented corporate purpose: to provide business and people with virtual universes to imagine sustainable innovations.

Extending SOLIDWORKS Simulation’s Capabilities with the 3DEXPERIENCE

The Solidworks Blog

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Enhanced navigation controls for records in SOLIDWORKS Manage 2020

Javelin Tech Tips

The main user interface has been enhanced in SOLIDWORKS Manage 2020 , adding controls that allow users to navigate and jump between records and different objects with ease. Back and Forward Navigation.

Harnessing ocean currents for dependable renewable energy

3D Perspectives

The inefficiencies in the energy system are one of the largest threats to our planet. With Minesto, we are going to change that. Martin Edlund, CEO.

SOLIDWORKS Entrepreneur JURA Successfully Brings Innovative Anchor Apple AirPod Holder to Market

The Solidworks Blog

We had an idea and a desire to bring that idea to life. As a pre-revenue startup with limited resources, our need to stretch every dollar was at immediate odds with our need for costly but necessary resources. Creating consumer products requires the same tools regardless of size and funding.

B9Creations supports Ding Tool in 3D printed car-dent repair solution

3D Printing Industry

Ding Tool, a South Dakota-based paintless dent repair (PDR) tool manufacturer, has launched a new range of 3D printed automotive dent repair tools, in collaboration with SLA/DLP 3D printing specialist B9Creations. PDR is a method of removing minor dents from the body of a motor vehicle.

How to Backup the SOLIDWORKS PDM Archive Server Settings

Javelin Tech Tips

The SOLIDWORKS PDM Archive Server Settings backup should be completed as part of your regular Backup Process , but it’s also a good practice to be run ahead of any major procedures such as an migration or upgrade.

The impact of Brexit on automotive supply chains

3D Perspectives

Manufacturing Transportation & Mobility automovitve supply chains Brexit DELMIA

What's New With GrabCAD Print: Versions 1.32, 1.33 & 1.34

Modern Tech

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

Fluicell introduces high resolution 3D bioprinter, the Biopixlar

3D Printing Industry

Fluicell, a medical technology company spun out from the Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden has launched a high-resolution 3D bioprinter called Biopixlar.

How to apply All Uppercase to SOLIDWORKS Dimensions & Hole Callouts

Javelin Tech Tips

In SOLIDWORKS 2020 , you can set the dimension characters or hole callouts to show as all uppercase characters in the graphics area for drawings. This can be done for a single dimension by selecting that dimension, going to dimension property manager, and clicking on All Uppercase for that dimension.

Luxexcel – Custom 3D Printed Prescription Lenses

Additive Manufacturing

Across all industries, 3D printing has come to the forefront as a disruptor in developing completely new products and more efficient manufacturing processes. It is now offering a solution for custom prescription lenses.

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Smooth sailing with 3DEXPERIENCE

3D Perspectives

Imagine sailing freely around the world with family and friends, feeling the wind and the waves while cruising with your catamaran to beautiful and inspirational places.

Dassault Systèmes debuts SOLIDWORKS 2020 with new slicing features

3D Printing Industry

Dassault Systèmes, the French software company behind the 3DEXPERIENCE platform, has launched SOLIDWORKS 2020, the 28th edition of its portfolio of 3D design and engineering software.

Re-imagine the Future of Prosthetics at the 3DEXPERIENCE for Good Hackathon

The Solidworks Blog

New Production-Grade MakerBot Materials

Modern Tech

MakerBot Method 3D printers use production-grade thermoplastics to create functional prototypes, manufacturing tools and end-use parts that are durable, detailed and dimensionally accurate, all from a desktop sized printer.

How to Add Missing Fonts to SOLIDWORKS

Javelin Tech Tips

Do you ever get this SOLIDWORKS Missing Font warning when trying to open a part that came from someone else? “Use a temporary replacement font.” ” SOLIDWORKS Font Message.

Kanthal introduces customisation additive manufacturing service for thermal components

3D Printing Industry

Kanthal, the heating technology brand of Sandvik, has introduced a new 3D printing service to create customized thermal components. Kanthal AM100, an advanced heat resistant ferritic iron-chromium-aluminum alloy (FeCrAl), will be leveraged in the service.

Color 3D printing: what are your options?


Color 3D printing technology is actually more available […]. The post Color 3D printing: what are your options? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

3D Printing in PANTONE [UPDATED]

Modern Tech

In April of 2019, Stratasys announced that their J735 and J750 PolyJet machines successfully passed the rigorous requirements needed to make it the world’s first and only PANTONE-validated 3D printers. This was a huge hit and manufacturers around the world were rejoicing.

New FDM & PolyJet Materials Released By Stratasys

Purple Platypus

If you haven’t already heard, Stratasys has come out with five brand new FDM and PolyJet materials this quarter. Each material serves a different and unique purpose, from withstanding extreme temperatures to printing at speeds more accelerated than ever before.

5 Challenges in 3D Printing Manufacturers Need to Overcome

3D Innovations

We cannot underestimate the power of 3D printing as it pertains to manufacturing. It has allowed us to create complex parts with pinpoint accuracy, lowered the cost of production and expanded our imagination beyond historical limitations.

Case Study: How SOLIDWORKS 3DEXPERIENCE is Driving World-class Innovation

The Solidworks Blog

[link]. Working to a brief. It’s the crucial factor in delivering the goods to a client – and few industries demand such stringent discipline as product design. Satisfying a shopping list of precise requirements takes skill, dedication and an awful lot of listening.

SOLIDWORKS PDM 2020 Performance Improvements

Javelin Tech Tips

The increased performance of SOLIDWORKS PDM 2020 makes your day-to-day use faster than ever before. You no longer have to wait for file contents and their details to load to browse to a sub-folder.

How 3D Printing is Training Better Medical Professionals

Modern Tech

3D printing has become increasingly popular in the Medical industry over the last few years and this is evident in the fields of teaching, planning and practicing medicine.

3D Printing Used to Make Glass Optical Fiber Preform

3D Printing Progress

Researchers have developed a way to use 3D printing to create a preform that can be drawn into silica glass optical fibers, which form the backbone of the global telecommunications network.

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Chinese researchers develop all-aqueous 3D bioprinting method for regenerative medicine

3D Printing Industry

Scientists from the School of Medicine, Shenzhen University, China, have developed a Freeform Recon?gurable gurable Embedded All-Liquid (FREAL) bioprinting method to create 3D architectures microstructures. Through compartmentalized bioink with living cells, the 3D printed tissue constructs can facilitate medical models, organ-on-chips, thus furthering regenerative medicine research. “This offers unique opportunities and powerful tools since limitless formulations […].

Introducing new engineering-grade metal filament Ultrafuse 316L: now available from Sculpteo


Did you know it is possible to 3D print great mechanica […]. The post Introducing new engineering-grade metal filament Ultrafuse 316L: now available from Sculpteo appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

TriMech 20 for 20 Showcase: 3D Innovation Spotlight

Modern Tech

Here at TriMech, we fancy ourselves the jack of all trades or the wearer of many hats of the engineering world. With extensive experience with the different facets of CAD, 3D printing, 3D scanning and training, we know that your business probably doesn't just stick to one lane, either.

How to Create Self-Cleaning Surfaces Via 3D Printing

3D Printing Progress

It is becoming more and more obvious that 3D printing is more than just an interesting toy to be used at tech fairs. Based on the 4.0

SCC recieves grant from NSF to develop Mobile Additive Manufacturing Platform

3D Printing Industry

Somerset Community College‘s (SCC) Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence (AMCOE) in Kentucky has received a second National Science Foundation Advanced Technological Education (NSF ATE) grant award for its Mobile Additive Manufacturing Platform (Mobile AMP). The NSF ATE focuses on the education of technicians in high-technology fields. Its grant will be used to help the Mobile […].

Start Planning For the Holidays With Our Material Cutoff Calendar

Shapeways Blog

Whether you’re a business looking to stock up before the holidays or you’re just looking to 3D print personalized gifts for your loved ones this year, we want to make sure you get everything you need on time. At Shapeways, it’s always our goal to make the 3D printing process as efficient as possible for our users. So, to help you organize your holiday planning, we’ve put together a handy guide highlighting all the different deadlines for placing orders to be shipped by December 23. .