Sat.Sep 07, 2019 - Fri.Sep 13, 2019

Harvard researchers develop SWIFT method to 3D print organ building blocks

3D Printing Industry

Researchers from Harvard University’s Wyss Institute have developed a novel sacrificial ink-writing technique called SWIFT (sacrificial writing into functional tissue) to 3D print large, vascularized human organ building blocks (OBBs).

Science Fiction Film Inspires Real-World Application of Bionic Arms

The Solidworks Blog

Science fiction becomes science fact. That is, in itself, a fact. Researchers have long-sought to keep pace with the imagination of writers and creators.

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Elastic and Rigid Behavior in Single-Material Parts

Wohlers Talk

Note: Ray Huff, associate engineer at Wohlers Associates, authored the following. The elastic behavior of polymers, coupled with the design freedom of AM, allows designers to produce some very interesting products. A single-material part can have rigid and springy features, all driven by design.

Meet Our New Rubber-Like Material!

i.materialise

We’re back from our summer break and have exciting news to share: we have a new and improved TPU offering ! Plus, this rubber-like material is now available in the US!

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.

Nano Dimension introduces embedded 3D printed capacitors for PCBs

3D Printing Industry

Israeli 3D printed electronics company Nano Dimension has announced the development of 3D printed capacitors manufactured using its DragonFly electronics additive manufacturing system. The capacitors are embedded within the layers of the company’s 3D printed circuit boards (PCBs), meaning they can both be 3D printed in one job, therefore saving space and eliminating the need […]. 3DP Applications Amit Dror DragonFly Nano Dimension PCB

Plastic Components Improves Speed and Accuracy of Injection Molding While Reducing Back-end Costs

The Solidworks Blog

Shipping over 20 million parts per month to customers worldwide, Plastic Components, Inc.

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Importing Non-Native Files into SOLIDWORKS

Modern Tech

Although we love SOLIDWORKS and think everyone should be using the software, there are occasions where you may need to import non-native SOLIDWORKS files. That poses the question, what file formats will work with SOLIDWORKS? There are a couple of ways to handle this situation.

U.S. Marines conduct first concrete 3D printing operation

3D Printing Industry

Teams from the Marine Corps Systems Command (MCSC) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), have conducted the first 3D concrete printing operation at the Construction Engineering Research Laboratory (CERL) in Champaign, Illinois. In doing so, the teams, which also includes the 7th Engineer Support Battalion (ESB), tested a new continuous mixer and a three-inch print nozzle to […].

The $100 CSWP Discount on 3DEXPERIENCE World is Back with a Slight Change

The Solidworks Blog

Ever since the early days of SOLIDWORKS World, there’s been a tradition of offering attendees who had a Certified SOLIDWORKS Professional (CSWP) certification an extra $100 off the conference registration fee.

What’s the best way to design a sustainable manufacturing factory?

3D Perspectives

20 students. 5 countries. 4 teams. 48 hours. 1 challenge. That challenge? To create a Sustainable Manufacturing Factory of the Future. The excitement is building as Dassault Systèmes prepares to host the Manufacturing in the Age of Experience event in Shanghai.

Fostering an Early Love of STEM Education

3D Innovations

As the school year ramps up for students many are starting their journey into STEM education, some for the first time. STEM subjects are a critical component of education and our future workforce.

U.S. Army awards Worcester Polytechnic Institute $25 million to develop materials for cold spray additive manufacturing

3D Printing Industry

The Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), Massachusetts, has received a three-year, $25 million award from the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Army Research Laboratory (CCDC-ARL) to develop metal cold spray additive manufacturing (CSAM) processes for the battlefield.

Jumpstart SOLIDWORKS 2020 with Subscription Services

The Solidworks Blog

With Subscription Services, you’re entitled to the latest and greatest SOLIDWORKS technology.

Thermal Stress Analysis with SOLIDWORKS Simulation

Modern Tech

When you are designing a product, it is important to accurately analyze the varied temperatures to ensure the stability of your model. Thermal stress analysis refers to a static analysis that measures the strains, stresses and deformations that occur with changes in temperature.

The Baby Toon on Shark Tank Season 11 Premiere

3D Innovations

We are excited to share that our client, The Baby Toon , will be on the Season Premiere of the hit ABC show Shark Tank ! The episode will air on Sunday, September 29 th at 9|8c—mark your calendar. Product Development of The Baby Toon. The Crowley family came to us with the idea for The Baby Toon.

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Stratasys 3D prints directly onto clothing for threeASFOUR collection at New York Fashion Week

3D Printing Industry

As New York Fashion Week (NYFW) 2019 draws to a close, the prestigious clothing event flaunted a number of flamboyant designs and inventive collections. 3D printing has played an increasingly relevant role within recent major fashion events due to the creative freedom it offers designers, and this year’s NYFW was no different. 3D printing from Stratasys […]. Fashion Adi Gill Chro-Morpho J750 Naomi Kaempfer New York Fashion Week Stratasys threeasfour travis fitch

Re-imagining Your Desk, Chair, and Everything Else

The Solidworks Blog

Your desk. How many countless hours do you think you’ve spent there, thinking up how to solve your next engineering or design problem? And your chair. Oh, your chair. You inch it closer to your desk whenever on the verge of making modeling breakthroughs.

Desktop or Industrial Grade 3D Printing: Accuracy

Modern Tech

The Stratasys F123 Series demonstrates the capability to print high-quality designs because of its accuracy, reliability, durability and safety. It redefines the ability to produce, design and perform faster while getting the results you want.

Copenhagen: COBOD 3D Prints European Building Again in Just Three Days

3DPrint.com

A construction company originally created as a spinoff from Denmark’s 3D Printhuset to handle customer demand for 3D printing construction activities and the BOD2 3D printer, COBOD (Construction. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d builder 3D construction printing 3d print buildings

FabRx 3D prints personalized tablets for treatment of rare metabolic disease in children

3D Printing Industry

FabRx, a British 3D printed pharmaceuticals company, has developed personalized medicine for children with the rare metabolic disorder, maple syrup urine disease (MSUD). As a life-long condition, MSUD requires patient-specific therapies and supplements, which are currently provided manually by healthcare providers. FabRx’s 3D printed chewable tablets, called the Printlets, offers a rapid and automated alternative for the preparation of […].

CFD webinar : Are you using CFD during design? (webcast)

Tech Clarity

Do you worry about overheating in your product designs? Are you sure you have specified the right pump for your system? Do you make design decisions related to air flow, heat transfer, pressure, and other related physical phenomena?

DCHU Graphics Card Driver Information regarding SOLIDWORKS

Javelin Tech Tips

For newer computer setups running on Windows 10 versions 1809 and newer, you might notice that our current graphics card driver has DCHU attached to it as seen in the image below. This stands for Declarative, Componentized, Hardware Support Apps, Universal API compliance.

North Carolina: KAM Receives New Certifications for Hybrid Manufacturing

3DPrint.com

Headquartered in unassuming Statesville, NC, Keselowski Advanced Manufacturing (KAM) continues to forge ahead in hybrid manufacturing, now announcing they have completed certifications in the. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Metal 3D Printing cnc machining hybrid manufacturing KAM Keselowski Advanced Manufacturing metal 3d printing

Volvo Trucks’ New River Valley plant 3D prints over 500 tools and fixtures

3D Printing Industry

The North American branch of car manufacturer Volvo Trucks has 3D printed 500 manufacturing tools and fixtures, including a one-piece diffuser used in the paint atomizer cleaning process. Fully incorporating Selective Laser Sintering (SLS) technology, Volvo’s New River Valley (NRV) plant in Virginia, where all trucks for the North American market are produced, has enabled quicker […].

Funding for 3D printed meat

3D Printing Progress

Novameat is trying to move the market forward because while plant-based ground meat is the norm, the fibrous nature of meat cuts hasn't been as easy to replicate

SOLIDWORKS CAM Standard Milling Setup 7/9: Generating Toolpaths

Javelin Tech Tips

Now, we convert our set-up parameters into geometry that will guide the tool. To generate toolpaths, click Generate Toolpath in the CAM command manager or tight-mouse on Mill Part Setup1 and select Generate Toolpath. Generate Toolpaths.

Envisiontec 3D-Bioplotter: New Bioprinting Capabilities

3DPrint.com

The 3D-Bioplotter from EnvisionTEC has been at the heart of over 333 scientific papers, from 3D printing human tissue to 3D printing an ovary for mouse implantation. It is one of the most. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printers 3D Printing Bioprinting 3d printed tissue 3D-Bioplotter System bioprinters Envisiontec EnvisionTEC 3D-Bioplotter System European Society for Biomaterials

Redefine Meat raises $6 million to advance food 3D printing technology

3D Printing Industry

Israeli food 3D printing start-up, Redefine Meat has raised $6 million in a seed funding round to advance the development of its alternative-meat 3D printer. This round is led by CPT Capital, and includes Hanaco Ventures, The PHW Group, a German producer of poultry specialties, and various Israeli angel investors. Eshchar Ben-Shitrit, Co-Founder and CEO at […].

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Extending PDM Beyond Design Data Management (survey results)

Tech Clarity

How do top performing companies better leverage Product Data Management to hit their product development targets? We surveyed over 165 manufacturers and gained some telling insights.

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Using Opacity property to hide and show actors in SOLIDWORKS Composer Animations

Javelin Tech Tips

While creating SOLIDWORKS Composer animations everyone uses the collaborative actors such as arrows, 2D text labels, digger views etc., to make animations more interactive and easier to understand. At some point you may want to hide some of these collaborative actors throughout the animation.

Justin Ryan of Rady Children’s Hospital on 3D Printing in Hospitals

3DPrint.com

I’ve rarely seen a trend go so glacially slow and then speed up so rapidly as 3D printing labs in US hospitals. For years there were only one or two. The post Justin Ryan of Rady Children’s. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Exclusive Interviews Medical 3D Printing 3d labs 3d medical models 3D printed innovation 3d printing in hospitals color 3d printer hospitals labs hp MJF

Long Island Science Center receives $20,000 grant to create STEM 3D printing program

3D Printing Industry

The Long Island Science Center (LISC), a STEAM Learning Museum located in New York, has received a $20,000 grant from the Long Island Community Foundation to provide a 3D Printing and Design Program for kids. The educational 3D printing scheme will be developed for disadvantaged children in the Riverhead and Riverside communities of New York. […]. Education Cailin Kaller LISC Long Island Community Foundation Long Island Science Center tinkercad

A careful balancing act

3D Perspectives

It’s not easy for companies to find the right balance between manufacturing, sustainability and the consumer experience. The key lies in integrating design engineering and simulation into a single platform , to provide that critical end-to-end digital ‘thread’.

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SOLIDWORKS CAM Standard Milling Setup 6/9: Sorting Operations

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS CAM Sorting Operations is a simple process, click Sort in the CAM command manager or right-mouse on Mill Part Setup1 and select Sort Operations. Sort Operations.

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Interview with Gavin Leggott on 3D Printing in Africa

3DPrint.com

Gavin Leggott Gavin Leggot from Promake International Ltd discusses 3D printing in Africa in this interview. Africa is not yet fully explored when it comes to 3D printing and Additive. The post. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Education Exclusive Interviews 3d printing africa 3d printing education 3d printing interview Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM

UK Ministry of Defence to leverage 3D printing in new security approach

3D Printing Industry

The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) has outlined new approaches of leveraging burgeoning technologies such as additive manufacturing and artificial intelligence (AI) to strengthen national security. In the recently published documents, the Defence Technology Framework (DTF) and Defence Innovation Priorities (DIP), the MoD identifies 3D printable sensors and 3D bioprinting as essential to harnessing “new […].