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Lithoz supplies ceramic 3D printers to Plenum medical research

3D Printing Industry

Austrian ceramic 3D printer provider Lithoz has successfully installed two CeraFab 7500 machines at Plenum, a Brazilian medical device manufacturer.

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You “Heart” 3D Models. Dr. Mac Quantz 3D Models Hearts.

The Solidworks Blog

Think back to the first time you used SOLIDWORKS. Think: What year was it? What was going on in your life? And why did you begin using it? For some of us, it was in college – or even earlier.

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The History of 3D Printing: 3D Printing Technologies from the 80s to Today

Sculpteo

3D printing is not as new as you may think! Actually, F […]. The post The History of 3D Printing: 3D Printing Technologies from the 80s to Today appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. Innovation & Business strategy 3D Printing history

Science in the Age of Experience: Science in Nature

3D Perspectives

Science for a Sustainable Planet. According to the population clock , the number of people in the world is about 7.7 billion and growing. By 2050 it’s projected to be 9.8 billion, compared to 2.5 billion back in 1950.

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.

U.S. Military tests prove it is possible to deploy 3D printed medical aid in the desert

3D Printing Industry

The Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU) and the U.S. Military Academy West Point, New York, have conducted a pilot program investigating the potential of using 3D printers in a desert deployment zone.

We Need Your Ideas for 3DEXPERIENCE WORLD 2020

The Solidworks Blog

3D EXPERIENCE World celebrates the 22 nd year of our biggest annual event! It is always a highly anticipated moment when we see attendees’ eyes start to sparkle at the first general session.

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A Brief History of Additive Manufacturing

Modern Tech

Manufacturing Day is celebrated every year on the first Friday of October, this year falling on October 4 th.

Register for the Third Annual Munich Technology Conference

3D Printing Industry

The third annual Munich Technology Conference (MTC3) is returning to Germany from October 8-10th, with the theme “Additive Manufacturing – Accelerating the Industrialization: A Reality Check.”

Building SOLIDWORKS Sell Assemblies with Conditional Connections

The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS Sell is has a multitude of tools used to create and display a product on an online configurator. These tools help users assemble their models to include all different configurations and geometry changes. Many different strategies can be used to create similar end products.

Additive Manufacturing vs. Injection Molding: The Ultimate Showdown

Shapeways Blog

Research shows that the global market for additive manufacturing will reach $23.33 billion by 2021. From the aerospace industry to the medical field , there are myriad sectors that are leveraging this technology to speed production time, meet tough performance standards and expand the realm of what’s considered possible within their niche. Along the way, similar methods and processes have emerged, including injection molding.

Manufacturing in the Age of Experience Spotlights Sustainable Manufacturing

3D Perspectives

I closely followed our Manufacturing in the Age of Experience event in Shanghai. Congratulations to Guillaume Vendroux, CEO of Dassault Systemes’ DELMIA brand and the entire event team for an outstanding conference. Over 200 industry leaders explored the theme Sustainable Manufacturing.

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3D printing community hit by LEGO takedown notices

3D Printing Industry

Last week 3D Printing Industry learned that the Lego Group is targetting the 3D printing maker community with a series of takedown notices. A 2010 ECJ ruling found that although the classic LEGO brick was not protectable by trademark, protection would be granted to the Danish company’s minifigures or minifigs as they are widely known. […]. Legal and Regulatory Chengxi Wang Ida Rosendahl Jonas Søndergård Lego Little Prince myminifactory Ravensburger Stian Ervik Wahlvåg

The Best BattleBots Season ever??

The Solidworks Blog

Is it just me, or was this the best BattleBots season ever? More teams, and a lot of epic battles in the final 16 over the last two weeks. This season we saw several new competitors entering the bot battleground as well as many of our favorites we have enjoyed seeing duke it out over the years.

Injection Molding Tooling Design and Production (survey invite)

Tech Clarity

What do you recommend as best practices to design and produce tooling for injection molding? Which technologies should moldmakers use? Please share your experience, thoughts, and lessons learned in this new survey on designing and producing tooling for injection molding.

SOLIDWORKS Electrical: Improving Collaboration Between Electrical and Mechanical Engineers

Modern Tech

For mechanical designers, SOLIDWORKS Electrical is the yin to their yang. In one cohesive environment, Electrical CAD (ECAD) and Mechanical CAD (MCAD) designers can work side by side, innovating easier and getting their designs out the door faster than ever before.

Stratasys establishes Performance Partner Program for 3D printing in extreme racing

3D Printing Industry

Leading 3D printer OEM Stratasys has announced the Performance Partner Program which connects auto racing, competitive sailing and supersonic travel teams leveraging additive manufacturing. As part of this program, the company has also facilitated the Performance Partner Summit in Speedway, Indiana, where the partners can collaborate on competitive applications of FDM technology. Pat Carey, Senior […].

Streamlining Your Workflows with SOLIDWORKS 2020

The Solidworks Blog

There are many great enhancements in SOLIDWORKS® 2020 that will enable you to improve your workflow. Below are a few that I think you’ll really like and each one is brand new functionality in SOLIDWORKS. Our aim, as always, is to reduce your costs, increase quality, and speed your time to market.

Can you 3D print a 3D printer?

Sculpteo

Can a 3D printer print a 3D printer? That’s a question […]. The post Can you 3D print a 3D printer? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. Applications 3D printer 3D Printers Print a 3D printer Prusa i3 RepRap Self-replicating 3D printer

SOLIDWORKS 2020: Tips For a Successful Upgrade

Modern Tech

Summer is coming to an end, the smell of pumpkin spice floats through the air, glints of orange and gold dance in the trees. Only one thing could make this fall more perfect, a new version of SOLIDWORKS to play with!

Harvard researchers 4D print the face of a new class of shape-shifting materials

3D Printing Industry

4D printed, shape-shifting structures hold significant potential for the future of engineering. Be it self-assembling trusses, or medical devices that help inform cell regeneration, the field still has many challenges to overcome before its possibilities become practical. Up to now, one of the greatest challenges to 4D printing has been the ability to create complex, smoothly-curved shapes. […]. Research Arda Kotikian Charles Lissandrello Harvard John A.

The Skilled Workforce the Additive Manufacturing Industry Needs

3DPrint.com

Since its beginning, the additive manufacturing industry has experienced significant growth, evident in Wohlers Associates’ yearly reports. Behind this growth is a talented workforce. But, as with. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Sponsored 3d printing employment 3D printing war for talent employment i-AMdigital Talent Platform iamdigital recruiting vertical markets war for talen

Top 20 3D scanning software: photogrammetry, laser and light scanning, and scanning apps for your phone

Sculpteo

3D scanning is becoming more and more popular. From the […]. The post Top 20 3D scanning software: photogrammetry, laser and light scanning, and scanning apps for your phone appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. 3D Design Tips & Software

SOLIDWORKS 2020 Data Management What’s New Top 10

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS 2020 introduces many new enhancements to data management with SOLIDWORKS PDM and SOLIDWORKS Manage providing new features and workflow improvements. You can learn what’s new by attending our LIVE Launch Broadcast on Tuesday October 1, 2019 , either at 9:00 AM ET or at 2:00 PM ET.

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NYU Tandon plans fleet of mobile 3D printers for construction and repair

3D Printing Industry

Robotics experts at the New York University (NYU) Tandon School of Engineering are designing a collective of robots equipped with 3D printers for autonomous and mobile construction. Specifically, the researchers looking at the creation of autonomous systems for 3D printers connected to the end of robotic arms. These arms will be attached to roving platforms […].

Coding for 3D Part 2: Generative Design

3DPrint.com

This is a quick excerpt that is talking about what we will be focusing on within this coding series: generative design. We want to define our direction before we plung into the deep ocean of coding. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printed Art 3D Printing 3D Software Science & Technology 3D objects coding design process designers Generative design iterative design simplicity simulations

Science in the Age of Experience: Powering Sustainable Innovation

3D Perspectives

The impacts of scientific and technology discoveries are not limited to the domains of science. Their effects can make powerful ripples across industries and markets around the world.

Installing Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Standard for SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional

Javelin Tech Tips

In this article we will look at installing Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Standard, which ships with the SOLIDWORKS installation media disks ( not the downloadable installation file set ). SQL Server 2014 Standard must be installed before SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional can be installed.

University of Birmingham researchers develop SLAM 3D bioprinting method

3D Printing Industry

Researchers from the University of Birmingham have developed a new 3D printing method for soft materials which could enable the manufacture of artificial medical implants. Known as Suspended Layer Additive Manufacturing (SLAM), this technique uses a polymer-based hydrogel containing particles for a self-healing gel. Liquids or gels can be injected into this medium to build […]. Research Alan M. Smith Jessica J. Senior Liam M. Grover Megan E.

Researchers Testing 3D Printed Hydroxyapatite Structures for Bone Regeneration

3DPrint.com

In the recently published, ‘Hydroxyapatite Structures Created by Additive Manufacturing with Extruded Polymer,’ Katherine Vanesa López Ambrosio (School of Advanced Materials Discovery / Colorado. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D printed bone implants 3D printed hydroxyapatite 3d printed scaffolding Colorado State University at Fort Collins

Science in the Age of Experience: Science in Life

3D Perspectives

Science for Better Living. The definition of biosphere is quite broad in its entirety and pretty daunting. The earth’s biosphere is the ecosystem comprising the entire earth—its crust, waters, atmosphere and the living organisms that inhabit it—that supports life.

Maintain SOLIDWORKS Standards Compliance with SOLIDWORKS Design Checker

Javelin Tech Tips

Many companies that have a drafting department often also have a checking or quality department to maintain SOLIDWORKS standard compliance. The design checker in this department usually have to review each drawing to ensure they conform to company standards.

Titomic and Gilmour Space to 3D print rocket parts as boost to Australian space industry

3D Printing Industry

Melbourne-based Titomic, the provider of Titomic Kinetic Fusion (TKF) metal 3D printing, has partnered with fellow Australian space company Gilmour Space Technologies to produce ‘high-performance’ rocket and space components using additive manufacturing. The two firms signed a Statement of Strategic Intent and Technical Development agreeing to cooperate across various fields within the global space industry. This […].

3D Printed Visual Aids for the Courtroom 

3DPrint.com

I’ve been following the developments in 3D printing for the courts closely for years. We’ve seen how 3D scanners and VR can be used in the courts, how Canadian company. The post 3D Printed Visual. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing court courtroom evidence law lega 3d understanding visual aids

Boost Your Business Through Collaborative Mechatronics Engineering – Podcast

3D Perspectives

aThis installment in our podcast series as we dive into and discuss important trends and challenges facing the High-Tech (H-T) industry today.

SOLIDWORKS 2020 Assembly Performance Improvements for Older Version Files

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS 2020 assembly performance has been improved when working with older version files. Previously, components not upgraded to the latest release caused longer open and save times. SOLIDWORKS Performance Evaluation.

VELO3D and PWR enter 3D printing motorsport partnership

3D Printing Industry

VELO3D, a Californian metal 3D printer manufacturer, has partnered with Australian automotive company PWR, to develop new cooling technology for motorsport, as well as battery cell, electronics, and aerospace applications. With the first production Sapphire 3D printer from VELO3D in the Asia Pacific region, PWR will work to design advanced heat exchangers using an aluminum alloy. Heat exchanger […].

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