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Competitors explore how to create a perfect 3D printed heat sink

3D Printing Industry

Academics from the U.S and Ireland recently gathered at the 18th Intersociety Conference on Thermal and Thermomechanical Phenomena in Electronic Systems, in Las Vegas, Nevada, to innovate the design of heat sinks using 3D printing.

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Successes In 3D Printing Spinal Implants in Two Complex Cases

In the recently published ‘Challenges in the design and regulatory approval of 3D printed surgical implants: a two-case series,’ authors Koen Willemsen, Razmara Nizak, Herke Jan Noordmans, René M. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printed spinal implants 3D printed titanium implants DMP320 3D printer The Netherlands

Elements of 3D Printing in the Classroom


Daniel Aktas is an art and technology instructor, also known as the “3D Printing Teacher” within his district. He incorporates 3D printing into most of his courses and he works with the 4 elementary schools in the district to facilitate an annual 3D printing immersion event.

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 Printed Silicone Robot Grabber

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SUTD researchers integrate functional components to 3D printed microfluidic devices

3D Printing Industry

Singapore University of Technology and Design‘s (SUTD) Soft Fluidics Lab has developed a simple method to 3D print microfluidic devices integrated with fluid handling and functional components.

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Time to get smart about sustainable manufacturing

3D Perspectives

This blog is written by Ke Wang, Managing Director, Industry X.0, Accenture Greater China. Across the globe, rapid technological change is powering a revolution in smart and sustainable digital manufacturing.

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Cool Friction Welding Video

DIY 3D Printing

I started to really enjoy manufacturing and machining videos. Contrary to the title, this is NOT a novel method, friction welding is quite familliar in the industry. It's still cool :-). friction welding manufacturer video off topic

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Dunlop saves thousands of dollars a year applying Markforged 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

Multi award-winning 3D printer provider Markforged announced that Dunlop Systems and Components, a UK-based automotive manufacturing company, has been using its machines to create custom tooling, saving thousands of dollars in the process.

Interview with Autodesk’s Peter Rogers on Generative Design and the Future of Additive

Peter Rogers is easily one of the most recognizable people in 3D Printing. Underneath the flamboyant hairdo sits a very hardworking business development and sales professional who flits tirelessly. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Exclusive Interviews 360 3D printing and generative design a360 Auto-generative design autodesk Autodesk CFD autodesk education AutoDesk Fusion 360 Generative design Peter Rogers

3D printed glasses: Taking the eyewear industry to the next level


3D printing is now changing how glasses are designed an […]. The post 3D printed glasses: Taking the eyewear industry to the next level appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Introducing the New DragonFly LDM for Printing Electronics

Modern Tech

Nano Dimension announces the new DragonFly LDM 3D printer for manufacturing electronics. This unique system brings a specialized Lights-Out Digital Manufacturing (LDM) technology and additionla diagnostic automation which enables the system to run around-the-clock with little to no monitoring.

3D printed holographic lenses focus ultrasound for low-cost brain imaging

3D Printing Industry

Researchers at the Polytechnic University of Valencia in Spain 3D printed acoustic holographic lenses for focusing ultrasonic sound waves in the brain. Running computer simulations, the team found acoustic fields with spatial distributions matching the structures of the central nervous system. The 3D printed lenses are engineered to produce these fields that can effectively target […].

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Additive Manufacturing

The best-use cases for 3D printing aren’t always obvious. When designing an object for additive manufacturing, it’s important to keep the limits and benefits of the process in mind. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Sponsored 3D design and printing service 3D Hubs printing service 3D Modeling Service 3dhubs CubeSat MFj sat satellite sls

Never mind the bottle…

3D Perspectives

This article appeared in our 2018 annual report. Click here to read the full document. In October 2018 in Paris, a three-day hackathon took place to create sustainable cosmetic products.

Using SOLIDWORKS MBD For DoD Compliance and More

Modern Tech

When creating Product Manufacturing Information (PMI) for industry standards, designers and engineers benefit from being able to add annotations on their 3D models.

Samsung unveils new Galaxy Note 10 model with “instant” 3D scanning capabilities

3D Printing Industry

Samsung has unveiled its Galaxy Note 10 line of premium smartphones one of which comes equipped with 3D scanning capabilities. Described as a “groundbreaking first for the Note,” the Galaxy Note10+ is installed with a DepthVision camera, allowing users to scan objects for instant 3D rendering. Samsung demonstrated the 3D scanning technology at the Note 10 launch […]. 3D Scanners DepthVision Galaxy Note10 samsung Samsung Electronics Time-of-Flight ToF

Industry 4.0: Stop letting your suppliers own your CAD

Your organization’s engineering outsourcing practices may be providing short-term cost savings while introducing long-term risk. Losing control of your CAD means losing control of your engineering. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Featured Stories Sponsored 3d design files 3d model 3D modeling 3d printable files Blueprint cad CAD files digital files kunal stl files

3D printing technology: SLA vs SLS


At Sculpteo we are often asked: what is the difference […]. The post 3D printing technology: SLA vs SLS appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo


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You are ready to learn SOLIDWORKS. Where do you start? Whether you are a beginner or self-taught, the best place to start is with training courses. Training is an invaluable investment, but we understand that there are alternative ways of getting more knowledge about SOLIDWORKS for free.

“Virtually impossible” mechanisms realized by MIT 3D printed actuator design

3D Printing Industry

Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have developed a system to design and 3D print complex actuators. The toolkit, presented in the study published in Science Advances, consists of multi-objective topology optimization software for design synthesis and multi-material drop-on-demand 3D printing for the fabrication of robotic actuators. The system enables the manufacture of […]. Research Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory David S.

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3D Printed Medical Models for Hip Surgeries Prove to Be Helpful but Expensive

Researchers explore the efficacy of 3D printed pre-operative models for hip surgeries in the recently published ‘Advantages and disadvantages of 3D printing for pre-operative planning of revision hip. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3d printed medical models 3D printing for hip surgery Pre-operative planning devices

Quantifying Headphone Comfort with Structural Professional Engineer

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Editor’s note: the following is a special guest post from Jim Shaw, Managing Director, Fastway Engineering and Alex Kemmler, VP Product Development, Aiwa Corporation.

Linear Vs Nonlinear Finite Element Analysis Explained

Javelin Tech Tips

For some designers, finite element analysis (FEA) can feel like a complicated venture. The truth is, if you know SOLIDWORKS, you already have the background to take advantage of simulation capabilities, and using Linear vs Nonlinear analyses.

Precisely directed audio without headphones? University of Sussex 3D prints the answer

3D Printing Industry

Researchers from the University of Sussex in the UK have 3D printed metasurfaces to make acoustic lenses that focuses sound to an individual. Led by Dr. Gianluca Memoli, the team has invented an automated camera-speaker system that can deliver a directed acoustic message to a tracked moving target. Creating a spotlight of sound, the directional speaker has […]. Research Acoustic lens auto-zoom lens Gianluca Memoli metamaterials SISGRAPH University of Sussex

University of Stuttgart Investigating Reinforcement of 3D Printed Concrete

The interest in 3D printed concrete continues to skyrocket – after all, who wouldn’t be interested in a solution that could allow for extremely rapid construction of structures like. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3D concrete printing 3d printed concrete 3d printed construction 3d printing concrete 3DCP concrete 3d printing reinforced concrete simulation steel University of Stuttgart

Blog on break, production full steam ahead!


Summer’s lease hath all too short a date. William Shakespeare. With this Shakespeare quote in mind, the i.materialise editorial team is taking a summer break for the month of August.

Aligning linear diameter dimensions in SOLIDWORKS drawings

Javelin Tech Tips

Diameter dimensions can be modified to display as linear dimensions if needed. To convert the diameter dimension into linear follow these steps: Step 1: Right click the Diameter dimension > Display options > Display as linear. Display diameter as a linear dimension.

Musashi Seimitsu and KeraCel to develop 3D printed solid-state batteries for motorcycles

3D Printing Industry

Musashi Seimitsu Industry, a Japanese automobile parts manufacturer, and advanced battery technology specialist KeraCel have formed a strategic partnership to accelerate the development of 3D printed solid-state batteries. As part of this partnership, Musashi has made an investment in KeraCel to advance its 3D printed batteries toward high volume production. Together, the partners will focus primarily on […]. Automotive Hiroshi Otsuka KeraCel Musashi Seimitsu Industry Robert Bagheri

Interview with Michaella Janse Van Vuuren

Women are playing a significant and important role in 3D printing and Additive Manufacturing. This is especially important in inspiring many young girls and women to harness and utilize the. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printed Art 3D Printing 3D Printing Events Exclusive Interviews 3d printing 3d printing interview women in 3d printing

Case Study: Cal Poly Hyperloop Team SLOs Down with Xometry Brakes


A team at the California Polytechnic Institute, San Luis Obispo, competed in their first SpaceX Hyperloop competition. Utilizing Xometry-manufactured aluminum brake frames, the team passed structural tests with flying colors

How to save a ScanTo3D (.3ds) file from a SOLIDWORKS part?

Javelin Tech Tips

You must have the SOLIDWORKS ScanTo3D Add-in enabled before you can save parts as the ScanTo3D 3DS file format. There are a few ways for you to enable SOLIDWORKS add-ins as described in this blog article.

Organovo seeks strategic alternatives due to redevelopment of 3D printable tissue

3D Printing Industry

3D bioprinting materials company Organovo (NASDAQ:ONVO) has announced that it is exploring “strategic alternatives” for its business after deciding that its liver tissue requires redevelopment. California-based private investment banking firm Roth Capital Partners has been engaged as the company’s financial adviser as it pursues its options. “After a rigorous assessment of our liver therapeutic tissue program, we’ve […]. Business Organovo Taylor J. Crouch

Interview with Rize’s Julie Reece On Marketing and Understanding 3D Printing

Julie Reece has been working in 3D printing for over a decade. She’s risen to many a marketing challenge and seen the industry evolve continuously. From a time when the. The post Interview. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Exclusive Interviews 3d color printer 3D color printing 3d print colors 3d print tooling hybrid julie reece Rize rize3d

Upgrading to PLM when PDM Falls Short (buyer’s guide)

Tech Clarity

What should manufacturers look for when they’ve outgrown PDM and need to “level up” to PLM? Product Data Management (PDM) is a critical capability for a manufacturer of any size.

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How to replace a Print Head on a Stratasys F120 Desktop 3D Printer

Javelin Tech Tips

The Stratasys F120 is designed to be reliable, easy to work with, and more importantly easy to maintain. Take a look at the video below to see how easy it is to replace a print head on the Stratasys F120 : How is the Stratasys F120 different?