VTT Finland develops 3D printed device for advanced wound care

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At the VTT Technical Centre of Finland, a state owned research and development non-profit, scientists have used nano-structured cellulose to make a 3D printable […]. Materials cellulose multimaterial 3d printing nanocellulose Panu Lahtinen skin VTT VTT Finland VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland wound care woundsCellulose is the most abundant organic polymer in the world.

3D printed metal parts smarten up at VTT Finland

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Smart metal parts, capable of relaying information about performance, condition and authenticity, have been made using additive manufacturing in a project at VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. Internet of Things Pasi Puukko Smart Factories smart parts VTT VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland wireless

VTT Finland and Carbodeon develop nanodiamond-reinforced PLA for 3D printers

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Finnish nanodiamond materials developer Carbodeon has released the uDiamond filament for FFF 3D printers made with the help of the VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland A patented material, uDiamond filament combines standard PLA plastic with nanodiamond particles for reinforcement, reportedly providing stronger 3D prints and faster deposition rates. Materials Carbodeon nanodiamonds Satu Pasanen uDiamond Vesa Myllymäki VTT VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland

Espoo, Finland: Versoteq Installs 3D Printed, Full Color Mall Maps

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Finland may be a small country, but it has a big reputation as an awesome and widely coveted place to live—and that’s not just because it boasts the most heavy metal bands per capita in the... View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed map 3d printed maps 3d printing for the visually impaired Finland map Versoteq

Finland’s Fimatec Looks to 3D Print Modular Homes — Exterior, Insulation, Interior Walls, All in a Single Piece

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3D Design 3D Printing 3d print homes 3d print house 3d printed apartment 3d printed apartment building 3d printed insulation 3d printed wall 3d printed walls Fimatec Finland finland 3d printingOver the last 12-18 months we have seen numerous companies and individuals around the world reveal concepts and actual prototypes (if you can call them that) of large 3D printed structures such as homes.... ... View the entire article via our website.

MiniFactory Designers Rock Finland’s Provinssirock Festival in 3D Printed Ghostbusters Garb

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3D Design 3D Printing 3d print ghostbusters 3d printed cosplay 3d printed costume 3D printed Ghostbusters Finland ghostbusters ghostbusters giga meter MiniFactory Provinssirock FestivalWhat happens when the Provinssirock Festival is getting ready to rock in Europe, and there’s nothing to wear? You know what to do. Create an elaborate Ghostbusters getup–and quick! That’s right–and in the Nordic... View the entire article via our website.

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

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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. Applications Aalto University Finland Mika Salmi Sini Metsä-Kortelainen VTT VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland

VTT Studying Nanocellulose and 3D Printing for Wound Care and Decoration

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For the past two years, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, a top research and technology company in the Nordic countries, has been developing new bio-material applications for cellulose-based. View the entire article via our website.

How crazy are the Finns?

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And then they use that ammo in a BIG air cannon: I like Finland! concrete finland large printer moldbesides crushing various thing in a hydraulic press they also use LARGE 3d printers at Prenta to make molds for pykrete stuff. Pykrete ammunition to be more specific.

Research finds 3D printed chemically resistant labware viable with low-cost printers

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The research team from Finland’s Aalto University and Michigan Technological University, includes Joshua M. Research Aalto University Aleph Objects Christoffer Kauppinen Fulbright Finland Hele Savin Ismo T.S.Heikkinen Joshua M. New research published in Additive Manufacturing, describes the potential of 3D printed customized labware and reaction vessels. Pearce – a leading researcher into many applications of 3D printing.

VTT Technical Research Centre 3D Prints Metal Smart Component

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VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has been researching advanced 3D printing applications for some time, resulting in innovations like 3D printed electronic nanocellulose bandages and other. 3D Printing Metal 3D Printing Science & Technology 3d printed smart devices 3D printed smart shaft artificial intelligence VTT VTT Technical Research Centre VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd

Metal 3D printed engine parts flown on Finnish Air Force F/A-18 Super Hornet

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Aerospace air force airplanes engines F/A-18 F/A-18 Hornet F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter jet Finland Finnish Air Force Inconel Inconel 625 jet MDOA Military Designs Organisation Approval Patria Ville Ahonen3D printed metal parts could soon power the Finnish Air Force. Patria Plc, a chief provider of aerospace and defence solutions for the Finnish government and Kongsberg Defense & Aerospace, has added a 3D printed engine component to an F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter plane.

Versoteq Completes Mobile App & Indoor 3D Printed Tactile Maps, Testing TactMap Platform

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Last we checked in with Finland’s Versoteq, they were completing an innovative mapping project–and one of the first of its kind. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed maps 3D printed navigation 3d printed tactile map 3D printed tactile maps Espoo Finland Helsinki SLUSH TactMap VersoteqIn the business of making tactile maps, the Espoo-based startup. View the entire article via our website.

Using Common 3D Printers for Hard Science

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chemistry diy science europe finland science Spectrometer universityHere is a great example on how simple 3d printers are being used by scientists to make low cost specialist equipment in field of chemistry.

Kokosom Creates Hip 3D Printed Eyeglasses

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3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed glasses bespoke eyewear bespoke fashion eyeglasses eyewear Finland frames kokosom Kokosom EyewearThere is hardly an area of modern life that remains untouched by 3D printing technology. From the creation of prosthetics to musical instruments to furnishings, the technology has given more people than ever the... View the entire article via our website.

New Research Says That a New BioEconomy May Be Driven By 3D Printed Cellulose Materials

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Aalto University aerogel cellulosic hydrogel Design Driven Value Chains in the World of Cellulose (DWoC) hydrophilic oxidized nanocellulose nanocellulose 3d printing material Tiia-Maria Tenhunen VTT Technical Research Centre in FinlandA team of researchers are hard at work developing new bio-material applications for cellulose-based compounds for 3D printing applications to replace fossil derived raw materials.

Learn How a Modern Door Lock Works with this 3D Printable Pin Tumbler Lock Model

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3D Design 3D Printers 3D Printing 3d printed door lock 3d printed lock pick 3d printed pin tumbler lock Finland Helsinki HackLab lockpicking mendel pin tumbler lock Prusa i3 solidworks thingiverseThe modern tumbler lock is one of the most common mechanical devices in the world, but very few people know how they really work. The design was first patented in 1848 but is derived... View the entire article via our website.

Strategic Partnership Agreement Leads to Nanodiamond-Enhanced 3D Printing Filaments

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Featured Stories 3D printed nanomaterials 3d printing business news 3D printing filaments 3d printing materials agreement Carbodeon collaboration diamonds Finland nanodiamond Netherlands patent pla product development strategic partnership tensile strength Tiamet 3DNanomaterials, according to the National Institutes of Health, are characterized by their very small size, which is measured in nanometers, naturally; one nanometer is about 100,000 times smaller.

Do We Want 3D Printed Snacks?

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Editorials / Opinions 3d food printing 3d printed food 3d printing food art customized 3D printed food Finland food food printing gastronomy mouthfeel philosophy science snacksThe wave of things that people want to 3D print has grown to tsunami proportions. We’ve seen stories about printed organs, printed engines, and printed lingerie. It doesn’t take too much. View the entire article via our website.

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miniFactory Announces the Ultra

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Finland-based miniFactory Oy. The miniFactor Ultra industrial 3D printer [Source: miniFactory]. Read the whole entry. » » printer

Peering into Your Pantry’s Future: How About a Healthy 3D Printed Snack With Some Crunch?

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printed food 3D printed nutrition 3D printed snacks Aalto University customized 3D printed food Tekes VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland LtdHave you ever noticed, whether you are attending class or at work, that suddenly food becomes of great interest—even more than usual? Oatmeal cookies look so appealing you’d actually pay for one from. View the entire article via our website.

How 3D printing is helping arthritis patients

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Researchers from Michigan Technological University (MTU) and Finland’s Aalto University, have created 3D printed adaptive aids to support people suffering from arthritis.

Umbra large-scale 3D modeling beats Google Maps at its own game

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Umbra, a 3D modelling company based in Helsinki, Finland, has set its sights on making a highly-detailed scan of the whole world. A potentially Google Maps-beating technology, Umbra uses photogrammmetry data to stitch together its highly complex models which can be viewed in the cloud.

Another Angle on Graphene 3D Printing?

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Reshaping a graphene sheet into three dimensions (Credit: Academy of Finland). Read the whole entry. » » ideas research

3D Printing News Briefs: May 19, 2017

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Happy Friday! In this week’s second edition of 3D Printing News Briefs, Metalysis joins an international alloy technology partnership and CRP USA is exhibiting its WINDFORM 3D printing. View the entire article via our website.

MiniFactory Discloses PEKK and PEEK Parts Cost and Quality in Ultra-Polymer 3D Printing

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MiniFactory, headquartered in Finland, is known as the producer of hardware for companies interested in 3D printing with polymers; for example, their latest, the miniFactory Ultra 3D printer allows. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials industrial 3d printing PEEK Ultra-polymer 3D printing

Important Events in AM

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Last week, I attended the 20th Annual FIRPA Conference in Espoo, Finland, which is about 20 km (12 miles) from Helsinki. Another very interesting presentation was given by Jyrki Saarinen of the University of Eastern Finland.

Finnair A320 aircraft upgraded by passenger-friendly 3D printing

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Finland’s largest airline, Finnair, has added an important cabin feature to its A320 aircraft. In a routine upgrade, the airline has installed the cabin with 3D printed spacer panels. The passenger-facing parts have been made by Airbus in partnership with Belgium’s Materialise, and serve as example of how the airline can save money and reduce service […]. Aerospace A320 airbus Edouard de Mahieu Finnair Geert Appeltans Materialise ULTEM

PostNord adds on demand 3D printing delivery service with Stratasys

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On demand 3D printing services from Stratasys has a new partner in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. In collaboration with the 3D printing giant, Swedish communications and logistics company PostNord Strålfors will be offering 3D printing bureau services and delivery to customers in the Nordic region. Amidst a growing list of logistics companies getting in on […].

Seminar: New Trends in Social Manufacturing

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Our friends at Aalto University in Finland are organising a seminar this July on “New Trends in Social Manufacturing: Individual, Social, Distributed” Details from the organisers about the event are below. Aalto University, Finland. Welcome to the first Social Manufacturing research workshop on July 28th to 29th, 2016 at Aalto University, Finland.

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You Can Now Build Your Own 3D Printed Raspberry Pi Spy Tank

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Miska Karvonen is a 24-year-old engineering student from Oulu, Finland. He’s a married man with a 4-year-old son, but he still makes time to build some pretty cool 3D printed projects, and this is... View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed tank drogerdy Drogerdy Raspberry Pi Controlled Tank Bot GoPiGo instructables Miska Karvonen printrbot Rasperry Pi Spy Tank thingiverse tim clark

Designer Lincoln Kayiwa Teams with Materialise to Create Unique 3D Printed Clothing Hangers

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Designer Lincoln Kayiwa is a graduate with a Master of Arts from the Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture in Helsinki, Finland, and he founded his design studio, KAYIWA, following his schooling.... ... View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Business 3d printed products laser sintering Lincoln Kayiwa materialise polyamide powder

DeskArtes Releases Version 10.3 of Expert Series 3D File Processing Software

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Helsinki, Finland-based DeskArtes has been providing design and data preparation software to a range of industries for close to 25 years, and their additive manufacturing solutions, in particular, View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3D Software 3Data Expert 3Data Expert Lite 3Data Expert Version 10.3 DeskArtes DeskArtes Expert Series Dimensions Expert Sim Expert ToMax View Expert

Launzer Signs Legendary Partnership to Launch 3D Printable Game Models

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UK-based Legendary Games has signed an exclusive partnership to make 3D models from its latest HTML 5-based game, Year 0: Tactics, available on Finland-based 3D Print Factory’s Launzer.com 3D model marketplace. By Davide Sher.

LinkBits: 3D Printing News for the Week of February 21st

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By Michael Molitch-Hou. Another week, another round of LinkBits: your source for brief bits of news from the 3D printing industry. The industry is booming and so are we, so here is a list of stories that we couldn’t quite fit into our complete article schedule for the week. Bon Appéprint!

3D printed food vending machines on the way

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VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd has unveiled its ambitious plans to create the machines that we have only seen on Star Trek until now. By Nick Hall. A Finnish company is working on high-tech vending machines that 3D print healthy, custom snacks on demand. The user experience element is all part of the attraction for […]. The original post 3D printed food vending machines on the way appeared first on 3D Printing Industry.

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ZMorph Launches its 3D Printers into the US

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It has been capturing a competitive position within the 3D printing market, with their 3D printers available in France, Finland, Sweden, Russia, Switzerland, the UK and Turkey. By Shane Taylor.

Children Pushing The Limits of 3D Printed Porcelain: The 10 Winners of the Chil-Dish Project

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That was the challenge posed by Kristos Mavrostomos and Anna van der Leij of the Chil-Dish project to children visiting Helsinki Design Week in Finland last September. Design the perfect dish for your favorite dish.

Executive Director of European Optical Society joins LUXeXcel Group

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He also serves at the University of Eastern Finland and is the founder of Heptagon Advanced Micro-Optics: the market leader in wafer-level fabricated micro optics. By Shane Taylor.

Proto Labs

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With its Germany and Finland sites, Proto Labs is operating 121 industrial 3D printing systems and growing. Yesterday, Proto Labs celebrated the grand opening of its new 7,154 sq meter (77,000 sq ft) 3D printing facility in Cary, North Carolina, located at the west edge of Raleigh.