Sat.Nov 18, 2017 - Fri.Nov 24, 2017

formnext 2017

Wohlers Talk

In only its third year, formnext has quickly become the additive manufacturing event in Europe to see and to be seen. I attended last year’s formnext and shared here the impression it made.

SOLIDWORKS World 2018 Agenda is Now Live

The Solidworks Blog

Are you interested in learning new skills and best practices that might advance your career? Would you like to master new tips and tricks to overcome everyday challenges? Maybe you’d like to become the in-house expert on model-based definition (MBD) or designing products for the IoT?

One way to speed up 3D printing

Leslie's Blog

As electro-mechanical systems, 3D printers (especially extrusion-based systems) are subject to the limitations brought about by vibration. As the print head moves along the axes, vibrations from the movement limit the speed a print head can travel before it sacrificices part-print quality.

Simulation in Architecture, Engineering, and Construction

3D Perspectives

The following article is excerpted from SIMULATION IN ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION. To read more, download the full white paper here. PRODUCT, NATURE, AND LIFE IN AEC. These are extraordinary times for civil engineering.

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.

Materialise e-Stage for metal 3D printing could accelerate additive manufacturing

3D Printing Industry

A frequent topic of discussion during last week’s formnext event was the progression of additive manufacturing towards production. The opening keynote address by Terry Wohlers addressed a pressing need to lower material costs, important if 3D printing was not to remain solely the preserve of prototypes and low volume, high value manufacturing. Materialise may have […]. 3D Software Airbus APWorks e-Stage Ingo Uckelmann Koen Neutjens magics Materialise Stefaan Motte

PlingPong, From Dream to Doorbuster: An Interview With Mike St. Martin

Shapeways Blog

Mike and Amy St. Martin. We love it when people who create with Shapeways become successful. And sometimes just how big that success can be blows us away. Case in point: Mike St. Martin, creator of the brand-new board game PlingPong.

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The wonder material in 3D Printing: Graphene

Sculpteo

Graphene is the brand new material that has attracted t […]. The post The wonder material in 3D Printing: Graphene appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Trends in Additive Manufacturing for end-use production with Autodesk

3D Printing Industry

3D Printing Industry is taking an in depth look at how additive manufacturing is moving to production. Over the coming weeks the results of interviews with industry leading practitioners will be published. This article is part of a series examining Trends in Additive Manufacturing for End-Use Production. Duann Scott, additive manufacturing strategist at Autodesk, is […].

Make a Minimalist Astrological Sign Necklace With As Above Jewelry

Shapeways Blog

You may have noticed the recent influx of astrology interest on the internet and at the dinner table. While people continue to debate its legitimacy, astrology is fun because everyone can participate and consider another way to interpret themselves. As Above Jewelry agrees.

15 Best Amazon Black Friday Deals

3D Printing Hub

Black Friday is here. If you still haven’t figured out what you’re going to buy, let us help you with this list of the best and most popular deals at Amazon. Now’s your chance to save money on your holiday shopping. Amazon Fire 7 Tablet with Alexa.

The Impact of 3D Printing on Canada’s Health Care Industry [VIDEO]

Javelin Tech Tips

Spotlight on 3D Printing for Medical Applications. On November 15th 2017, Cogeco TV visited Javelin Technologies’ Oakville headquarters for a tour of the 3D Printing lab.

ETH Zurich’s 4D printed structures self-deploy and have shape memory

3D Printing Industry

As part of research into the development of four-dimensional (4D) printing and active self-deploying structures, scientists from ETH Zurich have proposed a series of 3D printed auxetic meta-materials. The materials may be used in biomedical devices, engineering structures, and aerospace applications. Such materials, capable of achieving area changes of up to 200%, are are 3D printed geometrically complex active […].

Zaha Hadid Architects: The Danjiang Bridge

3D Perspectives

The following article was originally published by Geoff Haines on the Desktop Engineering Blog and is reprinted with permission. Tweet: An analysis of #ZahaHadid Architects’ Danjiang Bridge project @Desktop_Eng @ZHA_News @3DSAEC [link]. The Project.

3D Printed Connectors Make This Startup's Sustainable Indoor Garden Grow

3DPrint.com

The first time we planted a garden in our backyard, I couldn’t get enough of watching the vegetables grow. I would go out in the yard and gently move aside the leaves to get a glimpse of the. View the entire article via our website.

3D Printed Shoes: How Two Fashion Experts See This Revolution

Sculpteo

A few weeks ago, Marine Core-Baillais, Deputy CEO of Sc […]. The post 3D Printed Shoes: How Two Fashion Experts See This Revolution appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Trends in Additive Manufacturing for end-use production with EOS

3D Printing Industry

3D Printing Industry is taking an in depth look at how additive manufacturing is moving to production. Over the coming weeks the results of interviews with industry leading practitioners will be published. This article is part of a series examining Trends in Additive Manufacturing for End-Use Production. Gary Taylor is Regional Manager, UK&I at EOS. […].

Best Black Friday Drone Deals

3D Printing Hub

Black Friday is the perfect time to pick up a drone for cheap. You can score a drone for up to 50% off. We have gone through and selected the best offers. Black Friday Drones Under $100. You can get the GoolRC T36 drone for just $20.

Researchers Turn to 3D Printing to Turn Mathematical Theory into Strong, Lightweight Materials

3DPrint.com

We’ve seen math and 3D printing technology combined before, whether it’s designing and 3D printing a math-inspired dress or high-tech sculpture, helping young students understand. View the entire article via our website.

Black Friday: get your 25% offer for all 3D printings!

Sculpteo

Next Friday is BLACK FRIDAY! For this occasion, we offe […]. The post Black Friday: get your 25% offer for all 3D printings! appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

3D Printhuset completes 3D printing for Building On Demand

3D Printing Industry

Danish 3D printing company 3D Printhuset has completed the printed structure of the Building on Demand (BOD), a 3D printed office-hotel stated to be Europe’s first inhabitable 3D printed building. The BOD, printed on site in Nordhaven, Copenhagen, will now be fitted and furnished. While there were problems that delayed the BOD’s planned completion date […]. Applications 3D printhuset AMT-SPETSAVIA Batiprint Behrokh Khoshnevis Henrik Lund-Nielsen Jakob Jørgensen Nordhaven

3D Printing with Autodesk Inventor

i.materialise

Autodesk Inventor is a 3D CAD software program focused on product development processes, and is often used for 3D mechanical design, simulation, visualization and documentation. Inventor is the Autodesk solution for prototyping and it offers the possibility to design and build models in less time.

3D Printing Companies Roll Out the Discounts for Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2017

3DPrint.com

It’s about to be that time of year again, when ordinarily sane people lose their sense and get up before dawn to stand in the cold for the chance to be the first to push through the doors of. View the entire article via our website.

DJI Black Friday Deals

3D Printing Hub

DJI is the most iconic drone company in the world. Their products are leaving the competition in the dust. It’s hard to find another company with the same performance as DJI’s consumer drones have. The company has released their Black Friday specials with savings of up to 33%. DJI is often compared to Apple. They are both high-end companies that rarely sell their products below retail prices. If you want to get a DJI drone, then now is your chance to get one at a discount.

VTT suggests 5% of all spare parts could be digitally stored for 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

The VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, a technological research organisation serving both the public and private sector, has completed research on the advantages of digitalising and 3D printing spare parts. The findings of the research, suggests that digitalisation could create a “competitive advantage” for businesses. The reasons given include increased availability, cost savings, customisation and […].

Tutorial Tuesday 43: Leveraging Math and Materials to Make Bangles That Fit

Shapeways Blog

Bangle bracelets are great, but they’re so darn bangly. A circular bangle bracelet has to be pretty big to fit over your hand, which makes it very loose around your wrist once you get it on.

Hobgoblin 3D Prepares Kickstarter Campaign to Provide 3D Printable Props for Tabletop RPGs

3DPrint.com

Since Dungeons & Dragons made its debut in 1974, tabletop role playing games (RPGs) have been steadily gaining in popularity. These kinds of games rely upon established sets of rules, game. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed games 3d printed games and toys 3d printed gaming accessories business crowdfunding fundraising Hobgoblin 3D kickstarter props role playing games rpg table top gaming tavern born uk wobbly goblin

Best Black Friday 2017 Deals

3D Printing Hub

Black Friday starts tomorrow at many stores so we have rounded up the best Black Friday deals for 2017 in one place. We have categorized it into sections for easier reading. There are huge savings this year. Electronics. You can get a 50″ Sharp 4K Roku TV from Best Buy for just $180. That’s a tremendously good deal. Dell is selling the VIZIO SmartCast 50″ 4k UHD online for $499 (a $100 savings). You can buy it without going to the store. It comes with a $100 Dell gift card.

Dubai combats ISIS destruction with 3D printed artefact reconstructions at UN HQ

3D Printing Industry

When the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) wreaked havoc across regions of Syria and Iraq, they also destroyed countless Assyrian, Greek and Roman artefacts in museums and on site. In an effort to preserve the cultural heritage and archaeological sites of the region, institutes such as the Dubai Future Foundation (DFF) are 3D […].

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BLACK FRIDAY WEEK ONLY — Free Shipping on Own Model Orders $25+

Shapeways Blog

This year at Shapeways, Black Friday lasts all week (and weekend)! Now through November 26, get free shipping anywhere in the world when you spend $25 or more on your own designs.

12-Year-Old Creates His Own 3D Printer in India

3DPrint.com

3D printing technology is making its way into school curricula around the world. As the tech becomes more commonplace, younger students are exposed to and steeped in its possibilities. One student. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printers 3D Printing Education 3Dexter chinmaya arya cuxem Delhi diy 3d printer education india indian education laurel high school new delhi sharkbot

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Amazon Fire Black Friday Deals

3D Printing Hub

Amazon Fire tablets are affordable and packed with features. In fact, for the price you get a lot more than the competition. Amazon has announced that they will be offering up to 33% off their Fire Kindles for Black Friday. Amazon Fire tablets are full-featured tablets with a well-designed app store. There are over 600,000 apps that you can install including Facebook, Netflix, HBO and Spotify.

Skorpion Engineering transforms prototyping with Stratasys 3D printers

3D Printing Industry

Skorpion Engineering, a luxury automotive service bureau, is now producing complex automotive prototypes and components up to 1.5 times faster than by traditional means using 3D printing The service bureau uses Stratasys FDM and PolyJet 3D printers to 3D print exterior and interior prototypes from metal and multi-materials within 24 hours of a customer request. […]. Transport Fortus 900mc Italo Moriggi Skorpion Engineering Stratasys Stratasys Connex 350 Stratasys Fortus

Managing large SOLIDWORKS PDM file lists more effectively

Javelin Tech Tips

When working with large file sets in SOLIDWORKS PDM, the file list generated for actions such as Check Outs, Check Ins and Transitions can get quite long and potentially difficult to manage.

3D Printing Completed on 3D Printhuset's Building On Demand

3DPrint.com

3D Printhuset works fast – or it may be more accurate to say the company’s 3D printers work fast. In early September, 3D Printhuset began construction on what would be the first 3D. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed building 3d printed construction 3d printed house 3D Printhuset BOD Building on Demand Force Institute

Amazon Kindle Black Friday Deals

3D Printing Hub

Everyone’s favorite E-reader will be on sale for Black Friday. Amazon has announced great deals on their Kindles with discounts as high as 38%. Kindles are the perfect holiday gift for people who love to read. These discounts are available now and will most likely be valid until at least Cyber Monday. A kindle can hold thousands of books in the palm of your hands. With Amazon Cloud you have access to millions of books at your fingertips.

3D printing in education boosted with Wollongong and Maryland centres

3D Printing Industry

Two universities are establishing new 3D printing facilities with the help of funding from significant public grants. In Australia, the University of Wollongong (UOW) in New South Wales is to establish a 3D bio-printing facility following a AU$347,000 grant from the Australian Research Council. In the USA, the University of Maryland, College Park, has opened […]. Medical & Dental A.