Sat.Feb 09, 2019 - Fri.Feb 15, 2019

New Website

Wohlers Talk

I am happy to announce the launch of our updated website. It has been some time since we launched the last one, so we are excited to roll it out. We hope you like the organization and presentation of the content, as well as the overall user experience.

NASA installs Tether Refabricator aboard ISS for in-space 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

The Refabricator system by the US-based aerospace company Tethers Unlimited Inc. TUI) has been installed on the International Space Station (ISS). The integrated 3D printer and plastic recycler was launched into space in November last year.

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Four Cool CNC Projects - from Small to BIG

DIY 3D Printing

Here are a few interesting CNC projects starting from small ones, like RasPi case, to big and complex ones, like a full DIY staircase. Adafruit RasPi case: Project page: [link] MakeSomething DIY Epipfone guitar body: HomeMadeModern full wood cofee table made on a big industrial multiaxis CNC: and a full size DIY spiral staricase made from stacked CNC cut plywood sheets: cnc furniture music plywood raspberry pi

Thermwood and Bell 3D Print Helicopter Blade Mold

Additive Manufacturing

A joint venture program between Thermwood and Bell has pushed the limits of 3D printing, resulting in what Thermwood believes is the largest 3D printed autoclave capable tool ever made. A common limiting factor within aerospace development programs is expensive, long-lead time tooling.

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.

3D printing in the construction industry Part 1: the benefits

Sculpteo

Additive Manufacturing is revolutionizing many i […]. The post 3D printing in the construction industry Part 1: the benefits appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

UrbanAlps begins shipping of metal 3D printed Stealth Key

3D Printing Industry

UrbanAlps, a Swiss high-security company, has started shipping its metal 3D printed security key called the Stealth Key. Founded in 2014, by Felix Reinert and Alejandro Ojeda, a mechanical engineer, UrbanAlps specializes in 3D printed high-security metal keys and locks.

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Technology Preview: SOLIDWORKS 2020

The Solidworks Blog

Everyone loves the opportunity to get a sneak peek at new functionality in development. In fact, this topic is so popular that the 2019 edition of the Technology Preview Skit found a new home at SOLIDWORKS World to better facilitate both the LIVE and ONLINE audiences.

Voytek Medical Uses Versatile Plastic to Transform the Landscape of Healthcare

Shapeways Blog

Cable clasp printed in Versatile Plastic. Image by Voytek Medical. It doesn’t matter whether you’re experimenting with prototypes or printing final products. Wherever you are in the 3D design process, Versatile Plastic can be used to help you create the perfect end product.

Virginia Tech engineers enable 3D printing of piezoelectric materials

3D Printing Industry

Engineers from the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (VT) have found a way to 3D print piezoelectric materials, which convert mechanical energy into electric current.

3D printing: a growing market in Brazil

3DPrint.com

3D printing, or additive manufacturing, is now part of the day-to-day business of several different industries in Brazil. A survey by Editora Aranda’s research staff reveals that just in plastic. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing inside 3d printing inside 3d printing brazil inside 3d printing brazil 20

3D-Printed Mickey Mouse Sculptures for #Mickey90

i.materialise

Let’s celebrate! Mickey Mouse is 10 years shy of being a century old — to mark his 90th, young Belgian artists reinterpreted the cartoon character’s iconic look using 3D-printed sculptures as canvases.

Building unique structures with the 3DEXPERIENCE platform on the cloud

3D Perspectives

The new U.S. Olympic Museum is under construction in Colorado Springs. A 60,000-square-foot structure that will house an interactive exhibit space, a theater, café, gift shop and broadcast studio.

Lamborghini Urus to feature 3D printed components made by Carbon

3D Printing Industry

Carbon will be 3D printing parts for the luxury brand Lamborghini. It is estimated that approximately 1,000 Urus Super SUVs are produced each year, and these will feature two 3D printed components.

Air Force: C-5 Super Galaxy Plane Receives Seventeen 3D Printed Parts to Cabin & Crew Areas

3DPrint.com

The C-5 Program Office, Air Mobility Command, and the 436th Airlift Wing from Dover Air Force Base have completed installation of 3D printed parts on a C-5 Super Galaxy plane (tail number 70035). View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Metal 3D Printing 3d printed aircraft parts C-5 Program Office Dover Air Force Base military 3d printing United States Air Force

Looking Ahead to the Future of SOLIDWORKS World and the 3DEXPERIENCE

The Solidworks Blog

As I announced during this morning’s general session, SOLIDWORKS World is changing. In 2020, the event will be known as 3DEXPERIENCE World. While change is coming, I’m here to tell you that SOLIDWORKS, and the spirit of SOLIDWORKS World, will not be left behind. Change is constant.

Problems with imported model? Import Diagnostics to the rescue!

Javelin Tech Tips

So you imported some model and it’s giving you grief. Perhaps inexplicable behavior that cannot be resolved simply by restarting SOLIDWORKS. We feel your pain! At the earliest opportunity, you want to run Import Diagnostics.

Endurance to develop new high powered lasers for 3D printers and CNCs

3D Printing Industry

Russian-American laser manufacturer Endurance has announced the development of two new, more powerful diode units. Made to upgrade the abilities of standard CNC machines and 3D printers, the FAP800 range is the latest in a long line of lasers developed by the company over the past four years.

Missouri Students Create 3D Printed Switch Covers for $2.2 Billion Aircraft

3DPrint.com

While you may not need a degree in aerospace to come up with a great idea for fabricating a spare part for a military plane, accessibility to a 3D printer certainly helps—evidenced by recent. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing air force 3d printing B-3 Bomber 3D printed switch cover Knob Noster High School military 3d printing Whiteman Air Force Base

How 3D Design Opens Up Innovation

The Solidworks Blog

A new era of product design innovation is upon us. 3D printing and digital manufacturing have reached the point where the question is not how, but when will additive technologies go beyond the existing limitations of traditional manufacturing.

SOLIDWORKS WORLD 2019 – Michelle Pillers Community Contribution Award #SWUGN #SWW19 #SOLIDWORKS

Michael Lord

Today I am truly honored, very humbled, extremely proud and for a moment almost without words (…almost). This afternoon the SWUGN (SOLIDWORKS User Group Network) Summit presented their Yearly […]. SolidWorks SOLIDWORKS World 2019 swugn #SWW19 solidworks

Leading additive manufacturing academics give insights into 2019 plans and review latest 3D printing research

3D Printing Industry

3D printing experts from leading universities across the globe have given us an insight into what 2019 holds for additive manufacturing.

New Endurance lasers

3DPrint.com

In this article, I would like to tell some interesting things about Endurance Lasers. Over the past 4 years, we have sold more than 2000 units worldwide, and our Facebook community is growing. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Sponsored diode lasers endurance lasers lasers

R&D Futures: Harness the Power of the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform

The Solidworks Blog

Happy day two of SOLIDWORKS World 2019! You can replay the live stream below, but here is a quick recap of today’s general session – R&D Futures. While the R&D team is hard at work….

Video: Desktop Metal Studio System 3D Printer Unboxing and First Impressions

Javelin Tech Tips

After much anticipation, our Desktop Metal Studio System has arrived at our Oakville head office! The Desktop Metal Studio System is a three-part solution that automates metal 3D printing.

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WATCH: High-speed metal 3D printing in new Digital Alloys video

3D Printing Industry

Metal 3D printing gets a speed boost in a new video from Digital Alloys. The Burlington, MA based enterprise boasts “the fastest way to make the hardest parts” and in the video a titanium alloy (Ti64) is 3D printed at a deposition rate of over 2kg/hr.

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Dan Wellers, Digital Futures Lead at SAP “3D Printing will Expand into 4D Printing”

3DPrint.com

We’re seeing an increased focus by software firms in our teeny tiny industry. Simulation, PLM, CAD, the Digital Twin, Industry 4.0 have some very large and influential firms salivating about. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Exclusive Interviews 3D and 4D Technology Market 4D 4d materials 4D printed composite AI artificial intelligence ERP futurist SAP

SOLIDWORKS World 2019 Day One General Session Replay

The Solidworks Blog

Lots of big news on day one at #SWW19. You can steam the presentations below, but here’s a quick recap. First on the new product list is the 3DEXPERIENCE.Works strategy. 3DEXPERIENCE.Works brings the power of the Dassault Systèmes 3DEXPERIENCE Platform to SOLIDWORKS users.

SOLIDWORKS World 2019: Day 2 Recap

Modern Tech

Another overcast and drizzling day couldn’t slow the excitement of the second day of SOLIDWORKS World for the clients. Walking into the general session was like walking into a rock arena, waiting for the band to strike the first note.

Watch: 3D printed ice-skating robot at World Economic Forum 2019

3D Printing Industry

At this year’s World Economic Forum in Davos, ETH Zurich’s robotic engineers showcased their self-learning ice-skating robot, named, Skaterbot.

Poland’s Emtel Uses 3DGence 3D Printers for Defibrillator Parts

3DPrint.com

The advantages of using 3D printing industrially are apparent around the globe. In the medical field, doctors are exploring ways to create necessary items like dentures, 3D printed implants, surgical. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printers 3D Printing 3d printed medical devices 3d printed prototypes 3DGence Emtel poland

Looking out at the New Horizons of Design Technology

The Solidworks Blog

It was a packed house for the New Horizons general session on day two of SOLIDWORKS World. So packed, in fact, that two additional overflow rooms had to be opened to accommodate the enthusiastic group of attendees.

SOLIDWORKS World 2019: Day 1 Recap

Modern Tech

SOLIDWORKS World 2019 is finally here! This year, the convention is being held at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, TX. I would like to share my experience from the first day of the conference. SOLIDWORKS World SOLIDWORKS SOLIDWORKS World 2019

3D Printing Industry News Sliced: Roboze, Carbon, B9Creations and SLM Solutions

3D Printing Industry

In this edition of Sliced, the 3D Printing Industry news digest, we collect stories about 3D bioprinted tissues; SXSW 2019; Roboze’s expansion to Japan, and a UK Government visit to a 3D printing facility.

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How & Why 3D Printing will Become an Integral Part of Disaster Response

3DPrint.com

3D printing has revolutionised industries, ranging from fashion & sport to medical & engineering. However, this new technology has only scraped the surface of its potential. One area which is. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printers 3D Printing Science & Technology disaster relief Field Ready helping people humanitarian aid New Story urbanisation

SOLIDWORKS World 2019 Day Three General Session Recap

The Solidworks Blog

Six million SOLIDWORKS users worldwide are leading the charge of a great cultural renaissance centered on business, technology, and design. Today was all about the incredible community of SOLIDWORKS users and the amazing products they create every day.

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Andretti Autosport Shifts into High Performance Additive Manufacturing with Stratasys

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

Stratasys Reveals New Collaboration Agreement with Andretti Autosport. Andretti Autosports , a top performer in IndyCar Series, Indy Lights, and FIA Formula E competitive auto racing, today revealed the team will leverage high-performance FDM 3D Printers and materials from Stratasys. Stratasys 3D Printing solutions will help Andretti accelerate design and development of their wide-ranging racing portfolio – ultimately driving better performance on the track.