3D Printing Boosts Pennsylvania Children’s Learning Outcomes

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3D Printing Boosts Pennsylvania Children’s Learning Outcomes Wednesday, September 9, 2015 - 15:14 Two years ago, Andrew Trexler saw an advertisement for a desktop 3D printer. For example, you could take 36 days to produce the machinery to make your product, or you could just hit print.

Pennsylvania Student Turns $10,250 School Maintenance Into a $61 3D Printed Fix


One of my favorite questions that I receive from others, is that of “Can 3D printers really be used in schools, and what are some examples?” ” For most teachers, school administrators and parents, the idea of... View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed parts 3d printing curricula 3d printing curriculum 3d printing in school education school

State College, PA’s Make Space Brings 3D Printing to Campus and Community

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Well, if you have ever lived in a college football town like State College, Pennsylvania before you quickly learn that the town is all but consumed by football. (I Another example of a collaborative project is “Maker’s Week After Hours.”

Liquid metals show promise in speeding additive manufacturing

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Co-authors Owen Hildreth, Arizona State University (Tempe), Abdalla Nassar and Timothy Simpson, Pennsylvania State University (State College, PA), and Kevin Chasse, Naval Surface Warfare Center (W.

Liability in the Self-Driving World

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Davis law professor Elizabeth Joh called the accident “another example of tech experimentation outpacing thoughtful regulation[.]” Uber is now seeking to return to the road, first in Pennsylvania, committing to two safety drivers and enabling automated braking. One more non-IP post, and then we’ll get back on track. How do you cut 2500 jobs and call it something “ That could have enormous potential benefits for Canada?

Material advances in metal 3D printing

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IDTechEx, for example, said that 3D printing of metals for the 2015–2025 timeframe will grow at a 32% rate. To make the FGMs so that there is, for example, 100% copper on one side and 100% titanium on the other, the researchers have to blend them by using other metals to bridge the gap.

Proposed ASTM International Guide to Create Principles of Design Rules in Additive Manufacturing (3D Printing)

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This effort is an example of how ASTM members are leading in smart manufacturing, as highlighted at ASTM’s new Smart Manufacturing microsite. West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania USA. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa.,

SOLIDWORKS is Helping Build the World’s Fastest Steam Locomotive: Part 1

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The Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR) T1 Steam Locomotive Trust is using SOLIDWORKS to build the world’s fastest steam locomotive, the PRR T1 5550 , which represents the pinnacle of steam locomotive design in the United States.

SOLIDWORKS at the SCCA Run-offs at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

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So, in order to fix this, we had to change engines but the spare engine was back in Pennsylvania at our teammates Chris and Bonnie Dryden’s shop. This exercise was an example of great teamwork to come together overcome a challenge and not quit.

Retailers juggle selection, convenience and speed

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assistant professor of marketing at Susquehanna University, in Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania. With apps and location services, for example, a store can send you a coupon for a discount just at the moment you’re in the neighborhood. By Catherine Bolgar.

Additive Manufacturing in the medical and dental industry

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For example, PointSense for Revit 17.0 LAKE MARY, Fla. , May 24, 2016 – FARO Technologies, Inc.

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3D-Printed Car: More Than Just High-Tech Transportation

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The rapid ascent of personal computers is an example most can relate to. Presper Eckert in Pennsylvania, according to the University of Rhode Island. Blog post contributed by community member Brian Wilkins . In 1979, there were 19.5 million U.S.

How 3D Printing Fuels STEAM Education

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As an artist working with technology I have found that the sciences dominate my subject matter,” says Jocelyn Klob-DeWitt, Assistant Professor of Art and Design at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania. “My

GE Well Positioned to Accelerate the Additive Revolution

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Opened in April in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the CATA design lab is focused on broadening additive capabilities across the GE businesses. Advancing additive as both an equipment provider and end user. Building a competitive position in a fast-growing industry.

A Versatile, Flexible Plastics Process That You May Never…

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These pliers are an example of how the dip coating process can be applied to hand tool handles. The facilities in Ohio and Pennsylvania offer dip molding and coating, as well as secondary operations, including laser engraving, pad printing, hot stamping, and value added assembly.

SOLIDWORKS is Helping Build the World’s Fastest Steam Locomotive: Part 1

The Solidworks Blog

The Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR) T1 Steam Locomotive Trust is using SOLIDWORKS to build the world’s fastest steam locomotive, the PRR T1 5550 , which represents the pinnacle of steam locomotive design in the United States.

Designer Spotlight: Guy McCann – 3D Body Jewelry

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For fifteen years, he was the director of an electron microscope imaging laboratory at the University of Pennsylvania — where every day they worked to glimpse the 3D structures of nature that were invisible and smaller than the wavelengths of light!

LPW Technology Establishes New R&D Facility for AM Metal Powder Degradation

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This is an excellent example of UK scientific funding, STFC world-class R&D facilities and a dynamic, self-made business coming together to meet the commercial, process manufacturing needs of high tech industries such as aerospace, automotive, medical, defence and energy sectors.”.

Pitt Engineers Receives Two Grants Totaling $450,000 to Enhance Computer Simulation and Qualification Standards for Additive Manufacturing

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For example, in aerospace manufacturing, a machined part is inspected for surface cracks, dimensional accuracy, and material composition.

LPW are Finalists in the Manchester Evening News Business Awards 2015

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The technology is used in the medical field, for example hip implants and prosthetic limbs, in making air travel greener and enabling British engineering companies to be cost effective against cheaper overseas competition.

Virginia Tech Students to Launch Experimental 3-D Printer on NASA Rocket Ship from Wallops Island

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But this will be the first time such a printer will be used on an unmanned rocket during flight, said Virginia Tech RockSat-X team leader Sebastian Welsh of Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, and senior in the Department of Computer Science. “We BLACKSBURG, Va.,

Right-Shoring: Where Is The Optimum Place To Manufacture?

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Instead, it is now the manufacturing home of precision-machined components for industrial robots, complex electronics used in advanced surge protectors, and engineered actuators used in high-end snow-throwers (all real-world examples of our US-based customers).

Is Hybrid Manufacturing Right for You?

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Every single metal structure that comes out of the printer needs to be machined,” said Chris Joest, 57, in an interview at his Columbia, New Jersey plant, near the Pennsylvania border. By Mark Langlois, Design-2-Part Magazine.

Exclusive with Senvol-Determining Cost-Effectiveness of Additive Manufacturing (AM)

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This means being able to see the various ways in which the industry can advance – for example, through the establishment of standardized terminology or testing methods, or through sharing best practices and manufacturing guidelines. The additive manufacturing industry is rapidly evolving.

Futuristic Factories

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Examples: biotech firms producing new wonder drugs; companies using nanomaterials to develop high-efficiency solar cells, batteries or next generation electronics; and manufacturers using industrial robotics and automation to build better and more reliable products. And 3-D printers are just one example of how advanced manufacturing has spurred improvements across all facets of the production process.

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FARO Announces the Release of PointSense & VirtuSurv 17.0

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For example, PointSense for Revit 17.0 The Company also has a new technology center and manufacturing facility consisting of approximately 90,400 square feet located in Exton, Pennsylvania containing research and development, manufacturing and service operations of its FARO Laser Tracker™ and FARO Factory Array Imager product lines. LAKE MARY, Fla. , May 24, 2016 – FARO Technologies, Inc.

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Are You Ready for an All-Plastic Automotive Engine?

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Mass savings provided by converting to an aluminum body, shock tower, or enclosure, for example, enable the use of a smaller, lighter, and more efficient engine. It’s a lot different from 3D printing a toy, for example, out of commodity plastic,” he noted.

Companies Tiptoe Back Toward ‘Made in the U.S.A.’

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Wages are stable, for example, while China’s have soared. from China, for example. Mr. Shih said, “we’re going to have to focus on next-generation technologies” in, for example, advanced pharmaceuticals. By James R. Hagerty and Mark Magnier, Wall Street Journal.

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All The 3D Print That’s Fit to Pitt: New Additive Technology Center Opens Near Steel Town

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GE Aviation, for example, is already printing parts for jet engines , and GE Oil & Gas is using printers to make valves. They included Congressman Tim Murphy, Pennsylvania Secretary of Community and Economic Development Dennis Davin, and GE Chairman and CEO Jeff Immelt.

Sourcing Spotlight: FAQs for Selecting a Precision Machine…

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Summit Steel, for example, budgets a sizeable portion of its revenue to routinely upgrade to the newest CNC mills, lathes, and Swiss screw machines. Fuller says an example of this is the copper V-blocks used to support tanks used in Ventra’s bumper and grill plating operations.

Disruptive Technologies Are Changing Automakers’ Needs…

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For example, how will ACES technologies force automakers to rethink their design strategies? New Kensington, Pennsylvania), designs, engineers, and manufactures precision progressive die stamping tools.

AST2-A Holistic Approach with an Emphasis on 21st Century Skills of Communication, Collaboration, Creativity and Critical Thinking

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Julie : In 2014-15, INVENTORcloud expanded from Ohio to two additional states, Pennsylvania and Texas. Applied Systems and Technology Transfer ( AST2 ) is a company with focus on education and outreach to students and educators. Earlier this year, AST2 released their new INVENT3D printer.

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The Reshoring Challenge: Why and How CEOs are Moving…

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For his reshoring initiative, Rongione paid to move unique knitting equipment from China to Pennsylvania in part by using a YouTube video of Jackson to appeal to investors on Kickstarter, the crowdsourcing website. Bollman struggled to manage the factory profitably and ultimately sold it to a Chinese hat maker, but that arrangement fell apart and the idea to simply move the equipment to central Pennsylvania was born.

Apple supplier Foxconn says it will build big Wisconsin factory

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In 2013, for example, Foxconn announced plans to build a $30 million plant in Pennsylvania. ” Foxconn had considered building the plant in Ohio, Michigan and Pennsylvania, among other states. By Seth Fiegerman and Julia Horowitz, CNN Tech.

Why so many U.S. manufacturers are putting up…

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The share of employees older than 45 in the skilled trades, for example, is about 25 percent larger than for the broader workforce. Our politicians took away from the people their means of making a living and supporting their families,” he said in a Pennsylvania speech, targeting aggrieved steelworkers. “Why so many U.S. manufacturers are putting up ‘Help Wanted’ signs” By Danielle Paquette, The Washington Post.

Apple and the Battle for American Manufacturing

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if the country adopted “rational” tax policies, more investment in jobs training and improved regulatory schemes that promote, for example, faster permitting of facilities and processes. By Steve Minter, IndustryWeek.

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