3D Printed Small Internal Combustion Engine from Romania

DIY 3D Printing

Researchers from Romania 3d printed a small working two-stroke engine on a professional metal 3d printer. Project description: Romanian Valentin Stamate, a researcher at the Transilvania University in Brasov, presented a 3D printed two-stroke airplane engine prototype.

WATCH: This 3D Printed Jet Engine Is Hypnotizing

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But, thanks to the skills of one individual, he has used 3D printing to print a functioning jet engine. A guy from the RC Groups forum has used a 3D printer to make a fully functional scale model of a Boeing 787 GE-built turbofan jet engine.

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Introducing Simulation Engineer

The Solidworks Blog

At SOLIDWORKS World we announced the imminent launch of Simulation Engineer, a new structural analysis solution from our sister brand SIMULIA. This is where the new Simulation Engineer solution comes in. This focus has not dimmed with the introduction of Simulation Engineer.

Simulation in Architecture, Engineering, and Construction

3D Perspectives

The following article is excerpted from SIMULATION IN ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION. These are extraordinary times for civil engineering. The same is true for conventional civil engineering structures, including buildings, bridges, tunnels and dams.

Close the Engineering Skills Gap (survey findings)

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Close the Engineering Skills Gap:Prepare New Graduates to Be Real-World Ready shares new research on the gap between the skills graduating engineers have and skills companies would like to see. The research examines the evolving needs of the engineering department.

Engineering Gender Diversity through Internships

3D Perspectives

Just this week, a Google engineer was fired for writing a 10 page memo alleging that men succeed in tech careers because they have “a higher drive for status” and women struggle in the field due to high levels of anxiety disorders. You mean I can dance AND be an engineer?,”

Students Learn Engineering by 3D Printing Functional Jet Engine Model


3D Design 3D Printing Aerospace 3D Printing 3d hubs 3D Hubs Student Grant 3d printed engine 3d printed engine model 3d printed jet engine jet engine JetX Rolls Royce 3D printing rolls-royce University of Glasgow X-plorer 1In July, the winners of the 3D Hubs Student Grant were announced, demonstrating an impressive range of talent and ingenuity from students everywhere. One of the Student Grant finalists was a team. View the entire article via our website.

GE Engineers 3D-Printed A Working, Mini Jet Engine

3D Printing Review

As a tech demonstration, researchers at GE recently built a miniature, backpack-sized jet engine that they made entirely from 3D-printed parts. Once all the parts were manufactured, the engine was then assembled.

Surf’s Up, Engineers!

The Solidworks Blog

Now, let’s fast forward to today, when engineers, like those at Gilo Industries , are reinventing the way we surf and taking it to an all-new level. Twitter LinkedIn The post Surf’s Up, Engineers!

Renault Trucks Shows us the Future of 3D Printed Engines

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Renault Trucks shows how industrial 3d printing could drastically reduce weight and number of parts needed for a modern internal combustion engine. This could lead to lower fuel consumption, cheaper engines and simpler replacement parts chain.

Engineering is the key to the future of deep sea exploration

The Solidworks Blog

Modern engineering is here to change that, with a new wave of sophisticated technology that is allowing us to learn more about the deep sea than ever before. Diving in to mysterious seas through engineering. In short: Alvin is an engineering marvel – and it’s still in service.

Engineering 4.0

The Solidworks Blog

Engineering 4.0. What is Engineering 4.0? Are you prepared for Engineering 4.0? What is the next wave of best practices in engineering? Engineering 1.0 – 1760 to 1970. Engineering 2.0 – 1970’s-1995. Engineering 3.0 – 1995-2015.

JOB POSTING: Engineering Director

DASI Solutions

Tectonics, based in Warren, MI, is seeking a highly qualified candidate to join their Operations team as Engineering Director. Position Overview The Engineering Director is responsible for the leadership, management, supervision, formulation, administration and coordination of the entire engineering team, … Continue reading → Job Opportunities CSWE engineering director solidworks-jobs tectonics warren michigan

Working Together in Engineering? No Way!

The Solidworks Blog

Does an engineer share workloads or work concurrently in a team? My observation is that most engineers are PART of teams, but don’t necessarily WORK in teams. These engineers are FORCED to collaborate, since on their own they cannot win this battle against time.

JOB POSTING: Design Engineer

DASI Solutions

American Expedition Vehicles, based in Wixom, MI, is seeking a qualified candidate – SOLIDWORKS experience preferred – to join their team as a Design Engineer. Job Responsibilities: Work in the Design Group to develop part designs Generate detailed component and assembly … Continue reading → Job Opportunities aev american expedition vehicles design engineer job posting solidworks experience solidworks-jobs wixom

3D Printed Rocket Engine Space Race Continues

DIY 3D Printing

Race for space is getting more heated and 3d printed parts are becoming present in every major project from rocket engines to 3d printed satellites. We have even seen 3d printed open source liquid fuel rocket engine. china engine metal 3d printing NASA rocket satellite space

This 3D Printed Subaru Flat-Four Engine Is Deeply Satisfying

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Enter Eric Harrell, who decided that he wanted to print a scale , but fully functioning model of Subaru’s EJ20 WRX engine. As Harrell points out, the engine is “fully functional as in all parts move as intended in the real thing.

What engineers wanted to know about additive manufacturing in 2017

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The engineers at HP Inc.’s It’s the end of 2017. Retrospection is in vogue at this time. So, in case you were wondering what stories interested your fellow colleagues; we have a list. These were the most read stories on Make Parts Fast during 2017. A few trends pop out from this list.

NASA Tested a 3D-Printed Rocket Engine, and It Worked

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A recent project by NASA saw the space agency 3D print a rocket engine. Including rocket engines. Even NASA is researching 3D printing for something that may surprise you: A rocket engine. 3D printing parts of a rocket engine has some serious advantages.

New Meets Nature: Can Modern Engineering Preserve the Natural World?

The Solidworks Blog

Yet exciting modern engineering projects are connecting the past and the future like never before… Temporal conundrums… The further we race into the future, the more distant we travel from the past. Engineering 4.0 Yikes.

JOB POSTING: Mechanical Engineer

DASI Solutions

DASI customer, Shure Star, based in Metro Detroit, is seeking a mechanical engineer with a strong background in SOLIDWORKS. Job Summary: Specialty door manufacturer in metro-Detroit area has an immediate opening for a Mechanical Engineer or Mechanical Designer with a strong SOLIDWORKS … Continue reading → Job Opportunities auburn hills door design mechanical engineer shure star solidworks designer solidworks-jobs

Female Engineers Celebrated on First International Women in Engineering Day


3D Printing Business Editorials / Opinions Science & Technology engineering International Women in Engineering Day women in 3d printing women in engineering women in stem women in tech Women's Engineering SocietyOver the past few months, our Spotlight on Women series has highlighted the contributions of many brilliant women in the field of 3D printing. Even as we’ve begun a new spotlight series focused. View the entire article via our website.

DIY 3D Printed Electric Ducted Fan Engine with Thrust Reversal

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Harcoreta made this incredible 3d printed jet engine for RC applications modeled on GE GEnx-1B. aircraft ge jet engine model qualityIt is very detailed Electric Ducted Fan (EDF) motor with NTM 1400kv 35mm brushless motor located inside the core which is cooled by a small impeller.

The Engineering of Paralympic Sports Technology

The Solidworks Blog

The Paralympics have become a fertile seedbed for engineering innovation. Engineering brains add brawn to wheelchair basketball. Fighter pilot engineers join wheelchair racing’s need for speed. of engineering services. The Paralympics: a hotbed of engineering innovation.

GE has 3D printed a working small jet engine

DIY 3D Printing

New advancement from GE where they managed to 3D print fully functional small metal jet engine. Here is a video about it: Read more about it at: [link] Laser sintered jet engine parts. ge industrial jet engine laser cutting metal 3d printing

JOB POSTING: Machine Design Engineer

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DASI customer, CRB, based in Kalamazoo, MI, is seeking a qualified candidate – SOLIDWORKS experience preferred – to join their team as a Machine Design Engineer. Qualifications: Bachelor of Science, engineering 2–3 years of custom component/machine design 2–3 years of experience … Continue reading → Job Opportunities job posting kalamazoo machine design machine design engineer solidworks experience solidworks-jobs

No Holding Back: Infrastructure Engineers Push for BIM Standards

3D Perspectives

Lately, engineering and construction companies have been inspired by the possibilities for improving infrastructure projects by adopting many of the same tools being used in architecture. Tweet: No Holding Back: #Infrastructure Engineers Push for.

Engines – Going the Distance

Additive Manufacturing

Diesel engine maker Cummins, Inc., is working with Oak Ridge National Laboratory to develop a material to repair heavy-duty vehicle engines damaged by a million miles of extreme conditions under the hood. By Kim Askey | ORNL.

Can you make a DIY 3D printed car engine belt?

DIY 3D Printing

Mike designed and 3d printed the engine belt for his car. It took him several attempts. Did it work? Here is the full video: It basically works for a minute on low RPM before it disintegrates, not practical for driving but nice experiment.

First-class Renishaw Engineer Awarded University Prize

Additive Manufacturing

Roxanne Pollard, a Mechanical Design Engineer at Gloucestershire based engineering company, Renishaw , has been awarded the TATA prize, which is given to the highest achieving part time student at the University of Wales. By Renishaw.

JOB POSTING – Mechanical Engineer

DASI Solutions

Growing company, specializing in automotive fluid exchange technologies, located in Wixom, MI is looking for a Mechanical Engineer. Educational requirements: Associates degree in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering, working towards a BS degree. Training for specific jobs … Continue reading → Job Opportunities ESOC job posting mechanical engineer solidworks

World's First 3D Printed Titanium Internal Combustion Engine Features in Student Team's Shell Eco-marathon Car


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The History of Engineering Design Tools: Engineering 4.0

The Solidworks Blog

There have been four great stages of engineering and design tools leveraged over the past 250 years to account for all mechanisms, inventions and designs that we have used to simplify our lives. This post will take a look at the next phase, Engineering 4.0 Engineering 4.0

30 on 3D: Next Engine 3D Scanning & Reverse Engineering

Purple Platypus

To kick off our first episode, we are taking a glance at reverse engineering using the power of 3D scanning technology. Recently, Senior Research and Development Engineer, Peter Montgomery, used 3D scanning and reverse engineering to create a holding fixture for a component.

Expert Engineering & 3D Printing


Our professional services team brings your company up to speed quickly on the latest in additive manufacturing (AM) and provides your team with the right engineering resources to implement additive manufacturing where it counts. Making a quality 3D printed part takes more than just a machine.

JOB POSTING: Project Engineer

DASI Solutions

DASI customer, Eastman Outdoors, based in Flushing, MI, is seeking a qualified candidate – with strong SOLIDWORKS experience – to join their team as a Project Engineer. Position Description: The Project Engineer is responsible for leading the development of a … Continue reading → Job Opportunities eastman outdoors flushing michigan job posting product development project engineer solidworks experience solidworks-jobs

3T RPD in the news – Race Engine Technology

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3T RPD has been featured in this month’s Race Engine Technology magazine. About 3t 3D Printing Engine Race Engine Technology Magazine