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Showerloop - the Open Source DIY Water Recycling Shower

DIY 3D Printing

A friend sent me an interesting and useful open source project for making your own recycling shower. It re-uses 10 litres of water in a loop with filtering and heat reclaiming.

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FossiLabs offers enhanced PEEK medical devices with 3D printed porous bone-like structures

3D Printing Industry

FossiLabs, a US-based medical 3D printing start-up, has announced the launch of its FFF 3D printed bone-like scaffolding structures using a porous PEEK material.

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From Startup to Success – FLIT, Folding Electric Bikes

The Solidworks Blog

FLIT, a startup company based in Cambridge, England, are creating beautiful folding ebikes that are ‘fast to fold and light to carry’ Within 3 years, FLIT have turned early sketches into a viable and growing business.

5 Ways 3D Printing is Key to the Future of the Lighting Industry

Shapeways Blog

As 3D printing becomes increasingly popular and integral to multiple industries, the efficiency of utilizing this new process becomes more apparent. One industry that’s being revolutionized by 3D printing is the lighting industry.

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.

Making Press Break Tools for Metal Bending with your DIY 3D Printer

DIY 3D Printing

Above you can see it being used in small scale manufacturing with thick sheet metal on industrial press, below you can see it in home use with a simple vise. home manufacturing manufacturing tool

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3D Printing Industry Review of the Year: March 2019

3D Printing Industry

During March 2019, developments in aerospace and construction continued. Moreover, the Wohlers report was published as well as responses on the U.S. Bureau of Industry and Security proposal to extend control on exports emerging technologies provided further insights on additive manufacturing.

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Top 2019 3D Innovations Blog Posts

3D Innovations

As 2019 comes to a close our 3D Innovations team is looking back on the year and setting goals for 2020.

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Copprint Conductive Nano-paricle Ink for Printed Electronics

DIY 3D Printing

Company page: [link]. conductive ink electronics nano nanoparticles

BCN3D Technologies expands in Turkey with 3Dörtgen partnership

3D Printing Industry

BCN3D Technologies, a Spanish desktop 3D printer manufacturer, has partnered with Istanbul-based 3D printer reseller 3Dörtgen to expand its global reach in the Turkish market.

A 2020 View of Metal Additive Manufacturing

Yes, the title is ironic. No view of the future is 20/20, especially ours, although John has been eyeing some 3D printed custom Titanium frames to help sharpen the outlook. The post A 2020 View. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Sponsored 3d printing consultancy consultants future glasses view world

How 5 Major Automobile Manufacturers Use 3D Printing

3E Rapid Prototyping

3ERP has covered many of the different ways automobile manufacturers are benefiting from the advantages 3D printing brings to the forefront.

Recycling Cardboard into Hard Objects with 3D Printed Molds

DIY 3D Printing

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3D Printing Industry Review of the Year July 2019

3D Printing Industry

Articles surrounding a Liquid Additive Manufacturing (LAM) system and research around 3D printed liquid magnets were some of the most popular stories of the month. A number of 3D printing firms also provided major updates, whether it was a new system, updated software or fresh brand image.

Electrospun Scaffolds: Enhancements via 3D Printed Mesh Reinforcements

In the recently published ‘3D printed mesh reinforcements enhance the mechanical properties of electrospun scaffolds’ US researchers explore the use of tissue engineering structures for both. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D printed mesh reinforcements bioprinting Electrospun scaffolds

When Do I Need 3D Interconnect?

Modern Tech

Instead of struggling to convert CAD files from third-party systems, 3D Interconnect is used as an add-on feature to SOLIDWORKS Professional and Premium that allows users to interact with third-party CAD data directly inside of SOLIDWORKS. SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD

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3D Printed Office Building by Apis Cor

DIY 3D Printing

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3D Printing Industry Review of the Year August 2019

3D Printing Industry

Research initiatives dominated the 3D printing sphere in August 2019. These projects ranged from altering the position of.stls in 3D printing to eliminating stair-stepping in FDM. Eliminating the need for.stls? Kicking off this research-focused month is a GE-sponsored competition challenging teams to design a novel 3D printed metal heat sink to effectively cool […].

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Beginner’s Guide to CNC Cutting For Plastic & Foam Packaging

3E Rapid Prototyping

Pretty much every product we buy comes in some form of casing or package that needs its own set of manufacturing processes. Over the years, these packages and cases require consistent designs, often produced with the fit and geometry of the product in mind.

Additive Manufacturing: What to expect for 2020?


Additive manufacturing is evolving quite fast, and we s […]. The post Additive Manufacturing: What to expect for 2020? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

New Blog Series: Top 11 Features in SOLIDWORKS 2020

Modern Tech

It’s a new year and new SOLIDWORKS. Highlighting the best features in the latest release of SOLIDWORKS is very exciting for us and we are looking forward to sharing with you all the new enhancements in SOLIDWORKS 2020. SOLIDWORKS Top 11 Features in SOLIDWORKS 2020

It’s been one crazy busy year! #SOLIDWORKS #3DXW20

Michael Lord

It’s been one crazy busy year! I’m not one to normally review a year or even look at the “new year” as a fresh start. I will say that I’m […]. Trakka Uncategorized 3DXW20 Banff Lake Louise Milford Track solidworks swugn

SOLIDWORKS Visualize 2020 PDM Menu Integration

Javelin Tech Tips

A great addition in SOLIDWORKS Visualize 2020 is the new SOLIDWORKS PDM menu. This menu provides better integration between Visualize and your data management tools.

3D Printing Industry Review of the Year May 2019

3D Printing Industry

In May 2019, the 3D printing industry was mainly focused on the RAPID + TCT conference, one of the biggest 3D printing events of the year. The month saw various high profile releases in 3D hardware and software, from the likes of Siemens, Aurora Labs, Origin, and Essentium. News in 3D printing was also dominated […].

Free Tools for Success in 2020

Modern Tech

Ready to maximize your efficiency in the new year? These free resources are great for identifying small improvements for your day to-day task or finding solutions that address an engineering, design or manufacturing challenge.

Head & Neck Tumors: 3D Printing & Virtual Reality Aid in Surgical Planning

In the recently published ‘Combined application of virtual surgery and 3D printing technology in postoperative reconstruction of head and neck cancers,’ scientists from both the US and China. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3d printed medical models CAD / CAM and VR technology medical 3d printing virtual reality

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SOLIDWORKS PDM 2020 Transition Notification Warning

Javelin Tech Tips

New in SOLIDWORKS PDM 2020 , for transitions that include dynamic notifications, you receive a warning if you have not selected a user or group to receive a notification.

3D Printing Industry Review of the Year: April 2019

3D Printing Industry

April 2019 saw new developments from Stratasys including its debut SLA industrial 3D printer. Applications of 3D printing for healthcare continued, including new approaches for 3D printed personalized prosthesis, cardiac patches, and bone tissue. Stratasys’ first SLA system & Pantone validation At the Additive Manufacturing User’s Group (AMUG) Conference, Stratasys, the inventor of FDM 3D printing technology, […].

A Look At RapidDirect's Manufacturing Services


Digital Manufacturing [Source: Rapid Direct]. Today we’re looking at a major. Read the whole entry. » » service


3D Printed PLA: Heat Treatment & Impact Strength Studies

In the recently published ‘A Study of the Effect of Heat Treatment on 3D Printed PLA Impact Strength,’ author Suresh Thota presents a thesis at South Dakota State University, centered. The post 3D. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3D Printed PLA Impact Strength Flash Forge Creator Pro Flash print software PLA sample

SOLIDWORKS PDM 2020 SQL Server Requirements

Javelin Tech Tips

Starting with SOLIDWORKS PDM 2020, the SQL Server running the vault database will need to be upgraded to at least SQL Server 2014 SP3. This applies to both SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional (running SQL Standard) and SOLIDWORKS PDM Standard (running SQL Express).

Dynamixel Servos in Grbl_ESP32


Dynamixel Servos. Dynamixel servos are a series of robot servos from Robotis. They are controlled using a daisy chained serial port with a 3 or 4 wire cable. Each servo has 2 connectors, so you can link one servo to the next. The servos I used are XL430_250T. These use a 3 wire cable.

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Could This Be The Most Accurate 3D Printer Filament?


The most consistent 3D printer filament? Source: ABG Filament]. There’s been. Read the whole entry. » » materials

3D Printing Microneedles for Biomedical Applications

In the recently published ‘Biocompatible 3D Printed Microneedles for Transdermal, Intradermal, and Percutaneous Applications,’ authors Khalil Moussi, Abdullah Bukhamsin, Tania Hidalgo, and Jurgen. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3D printed microneedles 3D printing in biomedical medical 3d printing

SOLIDWORKS Composer Callout Exponent Shape Option

Javelin Tech Tips

In the past, SOLIDWORKS Composer has offered the option to call out quantity as an exponent on an annotation. Now, in SOLIDWORKS Composer 2020, that exponent can be set to utilize a new clarity-enhancing callout option. It’s controlled by a property called Exponent shape.

Happy New Year!

Additive Manufacturing

Dear Readers, 2019 was an amazing year for additive manufacturing. As we look ahead to 2020, we are excited to share the latest news and developments about additive manufacturing to help educate and inspire new ideas and new ways of doing things. Thank you to our readers and contributors!

Another 3D Printing Pioneer Lost


Carl Deckard [Source: Alchetron ]. We’ve learned of an unfortunate loss of one. Read the whole entry. » » history