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The Evolution of Tennis: How Technology is Advancing the Game

The Solidworks Blog

Wimbledon’s two weeks of top-tier tennis is thrilling sports fans worldwide this July. Yet despite lawn tennis harking back over 150 years, the extent to which today’s game employs modern technology may just surprise you – and it’s pushing the sport to its limits.

A French family is the first to move into a 3D printed house

3D Printing Industry

The Ramdani family has become the world’s first inhabitants of a 3D printed four-bedroom house located in Nantes, France. This house is part of the social housing project, Yhnova, which aims to construct affordable, adaptable, and energy efficient housing in a time and cost-effective manner. Led by the University of Nantes (IUT), the Yhnova project was […]. Applications Batiprint3D Benoit Furet Franky Trichet Ramdani family University of Nantes

Nature inspired 3D printing: Introducing Biomimicry


Biomimicry might seem like a strange word, but the prin […]. The post Nature inspired 3D printing: Introducing Biomimicry appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Sandia National Laboratories at the Forefront of Material Science Evaluation for Additive Manufacturing (AM)

Additive Manufacturing

Sandia National Laboratories recently announced a team of engineers and scientists has designed and built a high-throughput six-sided robotic work cell to speed up qualification and testing of additively manufactured parts.

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.

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9 Free 3D Design Programs to Get You Started with 3D Printing


Finding the right 3D modeling software for 3D printing is tough. That’s why we want to give you a complete overview about the best and most popular free 3D modeling software in this blog post.

The Race to the Additive Manufacturing Finish Line

The Solidworks Blog

Additive manufacturing is the way of the future. There are countless reasons why adopting this new technology makes sense, but once you’ve decided to go down that path, there are many options, and so which path do you take?

Severance hospital in Korean prepares to commercialise its first 3D printed artificial eye

3D Printing Industry

The Severance Hospital of the Yonsei University Health System (YUHS) announced today that it will be getting ready to commercialize its first 3D printed artificial eye after three years of research. According to the Severance Hospital, over 60,00 patients in Korea require an ocular prosthesis (a prosthetic eye) as a result of severe medical conditions, […]. Medical & Dental Baik Seung-woon Camira Professor Yoon Jin-sook The Severance Hospital Yonsei University Health System

Print My Part Uses 3D Printing to Help Premature Babies Develop Vision

According to the World Health Organization, an estimated 15 million babies are born prematurely every year. Of these babies, one in 20 is likely to be born blind or with significant vision loss. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3d printing for the visually impaired 3d printing medical visual aids pediatric medicine premature babies Print My Part

The industrial goods sector: A leap to metal materials for production


The industrial goods sector is necessary in order to pr […]. The post The industrial goods sector: A leap to metal materials for production appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

SOLIDWORKS xDesign Fridays with the Product Definition Team

The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS xDesign Fridays with the Product Definition Team. It’s July, and the thermometer has been flirting with +90° temps for the past week here in Waltham. The office environment at SOLIDWORKS is relaxed, which is ideal on hot and humid New England days.

Virtual Foundry: desktop 3D metal printing, today

3D Printing Industry

The Virtual Foundry, llc. is first to market with an inexpensive system for desktop 3D metal printing. The strategy leverages existing 3D printers and existing metal processing equipment to dramatically reduce the cost of metal 3D printing. The idea is simple, Filamet™ the core product patented by The Virtual Foundry, makes any existing 3D printer […]. Materials Bradley Woods Filamet The Virtual Foundry virtual foundry

Winston-Salem State University Explores 3D Printing for Occupational Therapy

In the medical world, 3D printing is becoming widespread over various fields and sectors, including occupational therapy. As an example, several medical professionals are discovering that 3D printed. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Education Medical 3D Printing 3d printed assistive devices assistive devices occupational therapy 3d printing ultimaker Winston-Salem State University

3D printing in the automotive industry: Discover the 3D printed tires


Additive manufacturing is taking more and more space in […]. The post 3D printing in the automotive industry: Discover the 3D printed tires appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Ruwac’s MX360 and MX360EX Series: A Safer, Healthier Solution to Collecting Metal Additive Manufacturing Dust

Additive Manufacturing

Holyoke, MA, July 13, 2018 – As a worldwide provider to metal additive manufacturing, Ruwac USA continues its mission in being the leader of safe, healthy industrial vacuum solutions through its line of immersion separation vacuums.

Can 3D printing reinvent the bicycle? Latest innovations from Reynolds and AREVO

3D Printing Industry

Reynolds, a UK manufacturer of bicycle frames and components, is using metal 3D printing technology to develop a range of customizable stainless steel and titanium frame-parts. With this range, Reynolds will streamline production processes for frame builders in the cycling industry. Additively manufactured bespoke bicycles With over a century of experience, Reynolds has seen the […]. Transport arevo Arevo eBike BMW Group BMW S1000RR Jim Miller Reynolds

An Editorial Farewell and a Welcome

Since its inception in early 2014, and its team have been dedicated to providing news and insights focused on 3D technologies, offering an ever-growing variety of resources to the. View the entire article via our website. Business Editorials / Opinions Editorial joris peels Sarah Anderson Goehrke

3D printing plastic: Which material should you choose?


There are various materials available on the 3D printin […]. The post 3D printing plastic: Which material should you choose? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. Applications

Oerlikon and Lufthansa Technik to Jointly Accelerate Additive Manufacturing Processes and Standards

Additive Manufacturing

Oerlikon AM and Lufthansa Technik will jointly establish replicable additive manufacturing (AM) processes and standards for maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) applications. The objective is to guarantee robust and repeatable processes on multiple machines in multiple locations.

$10,000 Air Force toilet seat covers reduced to $300 thanks to 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

Following a letter from U.S. Senator, Chuck Grassley demanding justification for the U.S. Department of Defense’s (DoD) expenditure on $10,000 military aircraft toilet seat covers, Airforce officials have announced that it will now pay $300 to produce the part thanks to 3D printing. You’ll think: there’s no way it costs that,” said Dr. Will Roper, […]. Aerospace air force Chuck Grassley Department of Defence Dr. Will Roper Glenn A.

Direct Ink Writing Process for 3D Printing Mechanoluminescent Objects

Way back in 1605, English philosopher, statesman, and scientist Francis Bacon first demonstrated the phenomenon of mechanoluminescence – light emission resulting from a mechanical action on a. View the entire article via our website.

The SMART way to use SOLIDWORKS Toolbox

Javelin Tech Tips

Do you find yourself designing hardware components from scratch? Or even downloading them from websites? You might think you’re saving time by downloading these files but what if I told you there is a better way!

Renishaw Apprentices Inspire a New Generation of Engineers at MACH 2018

Additive Manufacturing

55 apprentices from global engineering technologies company Renishaw volunteered at MACH 2018 to support the Education and Development Zone.

U.S. Government lifts ban on Cody Wilson’s 3D printed guns, Senvol joins armaments consortium

3D Printing Industry

In a seismic decision from the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) and U.S. Department of State (DOS), Cody Wilson’s open-source 3D printed firearm file sharing site Defense Distributed is no longer banned from distributing 3D models of guns. In the legal battle it was deemed that the ban was in breach of the First Amendment […]. Open source Alan M. Gottlieb Cody Wilson guns National Armaments Consortium Senvol Zach Simkin

CYBER Team Uses FDM and Topology Optimization to Streamline Digital Workflow for 3D Printed Orthotics

The CYBER Team, which stands for Cyber-Physical Design and Additive Manufacturing of Custom Orthoses, is on a mission to leverage 3D printing and Industry 4.0 to make better Ankle Foot Orthotics. View the entire article via our website.

The Evolution of Online Shopping

The Solidworks Blog

The Evolution of Online Shopping. It wasn’t long ago that the idea of purchasing products online was a scary, if not completely foreign concept to most of us.

Nanoscribe – On-Chip 3D Microprinting for Photonic and MEMS Systems

Additive Manufacturing

Additive manufacturing of micro-parts on integrated circuits saves packaging costs and time.

Sharebot Hamburg grand opening is the opportunity to learn more about 3D printing from executives

3D Printing Industry

Sharebot, an Italy-based company specializing in the development of high-precision 3D printers, is expanding its presence in Germany and western Europe with a new showroom in Hamburg – Sharebot DE. The grand opening celebration is an opportunity to learn more about the company from a range of 3D printing experts, including Sharebot executives. In partnership […].

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Update On Made In Space's 3D Printed Asteroid Spacecraft Research

California 3D printing and space technology firm Made In Space is responsible for such out of this world innovations as the first commercial 3D printer on the International Space Station, the. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Aerospace 3D Printing 3D printed space colonization asteroids autonomous funding Jason Dunn made in space nasa NIAC RAMA self-assembling technology space mining spacecraft spaceships

Technology Trend Setters and Innovators in Aerospace: What Do They Have in Common?

3D Perspectives

As the growth of the aerospace and defense industry continues, the number of non-traditional players also seems to be growing. Legacy and newcomers alike see innovation as the means to get ahead.

Cooperation Between Ampower and Simufact Engineering Provides New Access to the Simulation of Additive Manufacturing Processes

Additive Manufacturing

Ampower Offers its Customers Simulation Services. Hamburg, Germany, July 10, 2018 -The software company Simufact Engineering , an MSC Software company, and the consulting firm Ampower work together in the field of simulation for metal-based additive manufacturing.

INTAMSYS competition opens, win over $10k in cash and 3D printing equipment

3D Printing Industry

INTAMSYS, a manufacturer of industrial 3D printing systems, has launched a new competition. Organizations, companies, research and education institutions are invited to take part in the INTAMSYS industrial 3D Printing Global Competition. The theme of the design challenge is jigs and fixtures. “During our business visits in the USA, Europe and China, we’ve learned first-hand from […]. Design Chun Pin Lim funmat ht Intamsys

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Using Patient-Specific 3D Printed Surgical Guides for Total Knee Replacement

While surgery has always, ultimately, been about the patient, it hasn’t always been patient-centered. Historically, patients have not had an easy time of understanding exactly what their. View the entire article via our website.

All Eyes on Aviation: what to watch at the 2018 Farnborough International Airshow

3D Perspectives

Aerospace veteran, Tony Velocci, shares his view on the state of the industry and what to expect next week.