Sat.Nov 03, 2018 - Fri.Nov 09, 2018

AM in Formula One

Wohlers Talk

Note: Research associate Ray Huff authored the following. Two weeks ago, I attended the Circuit of the Americas Formula One race near Austin, Texas. I was a guest of Additive Industries, along with the Sauber Alfa Romeo team, for practice day at the track.

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Arcimoto Steps into the Future with its Electric Fun Utility Vehicle

The Solidworks Blog

Innovation is the future and to get there you need the right tools. Let’s see how Arcimoto, a forward-thinking company uses SOLIDWORKS to devise new technologies that raise the bar for environmental efficiency, footprint size, and price affordability in electric vehicle design.

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Formnext 2018 3D printing preview and exclusive exhibitor comment

3D Printing Industry

It is now only five days until Frankfurt Messe opens its doors to the biggest additive manufacturing show in Europe, and the press releases for Formnext 2018 are still coming in thick and fast.

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Innovation at the Intersection of Design, Technology and Medicine

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

The voxel is a basic unit for 3D printing multiple materials. Similar to how pixels are organized on digital display screens, voxels can be placed in different patterns to control how a 3D printed object will behave.

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.

What are smart materials?


We hear more and more from new experiments made using 4 […]. The post What are smart materials? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

The Reasons I Keep Coming Back to SOLIDWORKS World

The Solidworks Blog

My name is Betty Baker and I am a Domestic Casegoods Product Engineer at Ashley Furniture in Arcadia, WI. I am also the user group leader for the La Crosse/Eau Claire/Winona Area (LEWA) SOLIDWORKS User Group along with being the SWUGN rep for the Midwest U.S. region.

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Domestic v. International Manufacturing for Your Startup

3D Innovations

Whether you are considering having your product manufactured in your home country or overseas, you need to take into account the benefits and disadvantages of each before reaching a final decision.

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SOLIDWORKS PDM 2019 Convert Sheet Metal Flat Patterns to DWG/DXF

Javelin Tech Tips

New in SOLIDWORKS PDM 2019 Professional we have the ability to convert sheet metal flat patterns. The Convert Task in SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional converts sheet metal flat patterns to the DWG/DXF file format.

Researchers Create Bionic Mushroom with Graphene and 3D Printed Cyanobacteria

Using 3D printing, researchers at Stevens Institute of Technology have created a bionic mushroom. For good reason, actually. The researchers are working to better understand the biological. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Science & Technology 3D printed bacteria cyanobacteria graphene mushroom Stevens Institute of Technology

Georgia Tech, UConn, and UMass Lowell establish 3D printing research center

3D Printing Industry

The Georgia Institute of Technology, University of Connecticut (UCONN), and the University of Massachusetts Lowell are collaborating to establish a National Science Foundation (NSF) Industry/University Cooperative Research Center (I/UCRC) for 3D printing. The I/UCRC will operate from all three universities to form the Science of Heterogeneous Additive Printing of 3D Materials (SHAP3D) center, addressing emerging challenges […].

Design for Game of Thrones with North Design Works

The Solidworks Blog

At North Design Works there is never really a normal day at the office.

Let’s Recap, shall we…

Rants and Raves Without Rhyme or Reason

One last reminder before election day. Don’t forget, this is what happens when you vote Republican.

Simplify3D Releases Version 4.1 of its 3D Printing Software, Complete with New Features

As you may already be aware, Simplify3D is one of the most popular brands of professional 3D slicing software on the market. Since first expanding its 3D printing software suite in 2014, the company. View the entire article via our website. 3D Software 3d printing business news 3d printing software 3D printing software new release 3D slicing software multi-material new software release Simplify3D Simplify3D Version 4.1

Carbon partners with Wilson Tool International to provide DLS 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

In October 2018 independent tooling manufacturer Wilson Tool International launched its own 3D printing division: Wilson Tool Additive.

Is it possible to 3D print magnetic parts?


Do you know that it is actually possible to 3D print ma […]. The post Is it possible to 3D print magnetic parts? appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

TriMech's New J750, And What It Can Do For You!

Modern Tech

The J750 is Stratasys’ new flagship PolyJet 3D printer, capable of creating some of the most amazing parts and assemblies you can imagine.

3D Printed Models Help Students Gain a Better Understanding of DNA Behavior

In a paper entitled “Visualizing the Invisible: A Guide to Designing, Printing and Incorporating Dynamic 3D Molecular Models to Teach Structure-Function Relationships,” a group of. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Education 3d printed dna 3D printed educational aids 3d printed educational models 3d printed educational tools 3d printing in schools 3d printing in the classroom University of Nebraska

ACS Custom doubles production efficiency with 3D Systems Figure 4 Standalone 3D printer

3D Printing Industry

ACS Custom, a UK-based customized ear protection and in-ear devices producer, has reported its productivity following the acquisition of two Figure 4 Standalone 3D printers from 3D Systems.

Discover how 4D printing can create intelligent aquatic plants


New 3D printing innovations are allowing to develop new […]. The post Discover how 4D printing can create intelligent aquatic plants appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo


Michael Lord

SOLIDWORKS 2019 SP0 has been out for a few weeks now. I’ve been dipping in and out of it since Beta was released late June. I’ve committed and have installed […]. solidworks 2019 #SOLIDWORKS. SW2019 User Interface

Inexpensive 3D Printed Portable Device Measures Water Quality

In developing countries, one of the leading causes of death still remains illnesses caused by water contamination. There is a great need for devices that can measure – and improve – water. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing university of british columbia water water quality sensor

Markforged celebrates over 100 Global shipments of Metal X 3D printer

3D Printing Industry

Boston 3D printer manufacturer Markforged has announced the completion of over 100 worldwide shipments of its Metal X system. The announcement comes almost two years since the product was announced at CES 2017, and eight months into the machine’s commercial availability. Greg Mark, CEO and founder of Markforged, comments, “Demand for affordable, strong, and safe metal 3D printing […].

13 ways to assure your 3D models are printable


Before sending your 3D models for printing there […]. The post 13 ways to assure your 3D models are printable appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

“SOLIDWORKS is not responding!” But will it?

Javelin Tech Tips

So you’re getting that message “SOLIDWORKS 20XX is not responding… ” and are given the choice to either “Close the program” or “Wait for the program to respond” SOLIDWORKS is not responding message.

New Generation Tool for 3D Printed Lithophanes is Free and Easy to Use

According to Thomas Brooks, who has developed a free lithophane generation tool, Google Analytics show that the searches for lithophane-related subjects have doubled over the past three years. These. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printed lithophanes 3D printed night light Holiday gift ideas lithophane lithophane generator lithophanes thingiverse tools

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Clean2Antarctica mission to the South Pole driven by 3D printed solar vehicle

3D Printing Industry

Edwin and Liesbeth ter Velde, a Dutch couple from non-profit sustainable living organization Clean2Antarctica, are set to make a 2,400 km journey in a 3D printed no-waste, no emission solar-powered vehicle. Driving from Antarctica to the South Pole, the expedition is to draw attention to the Convention on the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources […].

Pioneering naval 3D classification with the 3DEXPERIENCE platform

3D Perspectives

For shipowners and operators, safety and efficiency are of the utmost importance. Inefficient design and construction can result in high operating costs, increased fuel consumption, and a shorter operating life.

SOLIDWORKS Pattern Failing? Try the Geometry Pattern option!

Javelin Tech Tips

What is this strange SOLIDWORKS Geometry Pattern checkbox? More importantly, why is my pattern failing with no explanation given? These two things might be related. Try changing the state of the checkbox and see what happens! Worst case, the pattern still fails.

Designer Beer Holthuis Launched the PaperPulpPrinter that Sustainably 3D Prints Paper Waste

Designer Beer Holthuis was interested in 3D Printing but worried about all of the plastic created with 3D printers. He started to look around for a sustainable material that we could use. Once he hit. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3d paper printer 3d print speaker 3D printed household goods 3d printed loudspeaker design academy designer household appliances lamp mcor paper pulp pulp

Origin 3D printing for mass production secures $10M in funding, confirms BASF partnership

3D Printing Industry

Origin, a silicon valley additive manufacturing startup, has emerged from years in stealth mode with $10 million in series A funding and a materials development partnership with chemical giant BASF. A modular hardware system, with open materials compatibility and extensible software, Origin’s Open Additive Production platform is designed for flexibility and 3D printing in high […]. 3D Platforms Arnaud Guedou basf DCM Jason Krikorian Open Additive Production Origin

DSM Adds 3D-Printing Grades to Digimat to Accelerate Adoption of Polymer Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing

How to publish SOLIDWORKS Composer content in a PDF document

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS Composer content can be published in a PDF document in three different formats: Universal 3D : This format displays as 3D data. SMG : displays an SMG file in an embedded SOLIDWORKS Composer player. Preview image : displays as a 2D image.

3D Printing News Briefs: November 9, 2018

Buckle your seat belts, because we’ve got a of news to share with you in today’s 3D Printing News Briefs, starting with more event announcements and moving on to several new partnerships, View the entire article via our website.

Researchers develop 3D printed interfaces for enhanced signaling in neurological devices

3D Printing Industry

A team of Chinese and Taiwanese researchers from such institutes as Zhejiang University (ZJU), Taipei Medical University, and National Central University (NCU) have used Aerosol Jet Printing (AJP) to develop 3D nanostructural coatings that enhance signaling in 3D printed neurological devices. The research paper, published in Advanced Materials explains, “Over the past two decades, prosthetic devices […].

Are fish the secret to our future’s energy?

3D Perspectives

IF WE PRODUCE ENERGY USING SUSTAINABLE SOURCES, CAN WE PRESERVE OUR PLANET? Do fish hold the answer to our energy future? There any many projects out there looking at energy alternatives from carbon sources. One of the areas being investigated is using marine sources via the concept of bio-mimicry.

Share designs with Non-CAD contacts easily using eDrawings HTML

Javelin Tech Tips

New for SOLIDWORKS 2019 is the ability to save an eDrawings HTML file to allow a contact who doesn’t have CAD to view and interact with your CAD files inside their web browser.

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