What is selective deposition lamination?

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The ASTM standards organization has a definition for sheet lamination– an additive manufacturing process in which sheets of material are bonded to form an object. 3D printing /additive manufacturing continues to evolve, so there are several variations on lamination.

Best Laminators of 2018

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Once you’ve decided to buy a laminating machine it’s time to explore your options. I’ve looked over dozens of laminators to save you the trouble. Cold lamination option and 3-5 mil lamination pouches. Auto functions and high-quality lamination.

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Rapid 2019: Laminated Resin Printing Technology: Callaghan Innovation Presents MicroMaker3D

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Many developments are being made on the microscopic scale in 3D printing—with numerous examples on display this week at RAPID + TCT 2019 in Detroit (May 20-23). 3D Printing 3D printing submillimeter structures Callaghan Innovation Laminated Resin Printing LRP MicroMaker3D prototyping RAPID + TCTNew Zealand is. View the entire article via our website.

MicroMaker3D Team Introduces New Laminated Resin Printing Technology

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3D Printing Callaghan Innovation Laminated Resin Printing MicroMaker3D new zealand Santa Clara LaunchpadA New Zealand company has unveiled a technology that it claims allows for the rapid prototyping of high resolution microscale structures. MicroMaker3D, part of innovation agency Callaghan Innovation, View the entire article via our website.

Callaghan Innovation debuts micro 3D printing technology, seeks commercialization

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Callaghan Innovation, a government agency supporting technology businesses in New Zealand, has developed new micro 3D printing technology enabling the production of structures smaller than a strand of human hair. MicroMaker3D, Callaghan Innovations additive manufacturing arm, has patented Laminated Resin Printing (LRP) – a novel 3D printing technology for rapid prototyping of high-resolution microscale structures […].

Getting to Know the Selective Deposition Lamination Method of 3D Printing

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If you are of the opinion that 3D printing is the realm of extruded plastics or jetted polymers, you should invest a few minutes to discover a new dimension to 3D printing: paper.

Bossard Group continues 3D printing expansion with 30% stake in Ecoparts  

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Bossard, a Swiss fastener technology and logistics group has acquired a 30% share in fellow Swiss company Ecoparts, a 3D printing service bureau. The move is the latest in a series of 3D printing deals made by the company in the last few years.

Paper and color–a natural for 3D printing

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On the one hand, you think such a 3D printed object can’t possibly handle the potential wear and tear you might expose it too. Mcor Technologies Ltd , a leader in full-color 3D printing , showed its IRIS HD 3D printer.

UL introduces Blue Card for global recognition of 3D printing materials

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Underwriters Laboratories, or UL, the company responsible for thorough studies into the safety of desktop 3D printing and various other certification documents, has launched a Blue Card for additive manufacturing materials. Materials Binder Jetting Blue Card Material Extrusion material jetting Plastics for Additive Manufacturing Program powder bed fusion Prospector Sheet Lamination UL UL iQ Underwriters Laboratories vat polymerization

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Mcor looking expand 3D printer production and create 100 new jobs in Ireland

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3D Printers 3d paper printing Arke Conor MacCormack Flex Flextronics Honda Ireland Iris Matrix 300+ Mcor SDL selective deposition laminationIrish 3D printer company Mcor are seeking to scale-up the research and development of their 3D printers with an investment of €5million. The money is hoped.

YSU Becomes Second US University with All Seven Major Forms of Additive Manufacturing

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3D Printers 3D Printing america makes Center for Innovation in Additive Manufacturing laminated object manufacturing sheet lamination ultrasonic additive manufacturing youngstown business incubator youngstown ohio youngstown state university ysuIn Northeast Ohio, an additive manufacturing cluster is growing, with Youngstown at the heart of it.

A visual look at the history of 3D printing

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This graphic gives you a very nice look at what happened when in the 3D printing industry. It begins in 1983, but you can see when it really started to take off, at around 2008. Below the graphic is a brief outline of all the major events. Check it out! Leslie Langnau. llangnau@wtwhmedia.com.

Are 3D printing companies shifting their focus?

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An interesting development is emerging with the major 3D printing manufacturers. In addition to making 3D printing and additive manufacturing machines, manufacturers are adding to and expanding their ability to make your part for you. Now, 3D Systems and Stratasys both have had departments or divisions that offered additive manufacturing services for a number of years. And both companies have made several acquisitions that strengthen their ability to offer services.

7 news ways you’ll 3D print parts in 2017

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At the two major 3D printing conferences this year, AMUG and RAPID, companies introduced new ways to additively make parts. Some of these new 3D printing technologies are available now. Researchers in 3D printing are definitely thinking outside the box.

Professor Uses 4D Printing to Manufacture Curved Composites Without Molds

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4D printing is a technology that has been the subject of a lot of research lately. 3D Printing Science & Technology 4d printing composite materials Concordia University laminatesJust this week, a team of Dartmouth College researchers developed a smart 3D printable ink that can change shape and. View the entire article via our website.

Underwriters Laboratories offers a resource for 3D printing info needs

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Recently, UL initiated a number of initiatives that will help designers confidently harness the benefits of 3D printing in a way that’s relevant to their business needs. For training, UL has an initial course, the Foundations of 3D printing, available online through the eLearning modules. Foundations of 3D Printing introduces concepts related to: Print process challenges and considerations. UL, however, is partnering with Georgia Tech on 3D printing emissions research.

7 news ways you’ll 3D print parts in 2017

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At the two major 3D printing conferences this year, AMUG and RAPID, companies introduced new ways to additively make parts. Some of these new 3D printing technologies are available now. Researchers in 3D printing are definitely thinking outside the box.

Better color 3D printing

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Along with that improvement, the printer delivers better color quality on thin-walled models and uses 10% less ink in all color printing modes, which reduces operating costs.

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New Automatic Waste Removal Feature Doubles Speed, Cuts Post Processing for Mcor Full-Color 3D Printing

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One of the most unique 3D printing companies in the industry is Mcor. The Irish manufacturer’s 3D printers print not with plastic, not with metal but with paper, yet their parts are stronger. 3D Printers 3D Printing 3D Software 3D printing post processing Automatic Waste Removal AWR mcor Mcor ARKe post processing selective deposition lamination

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Tips for improving 3D printing workflows

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Recently we held a webinar on three of the main software programs available that help prepare a CAD design for 3D printing / additive manufacturing (Magics, Rhino3DPRINT , and Spark). As our presenters noted, 3D printing is not yet living up to its potential or its hype. Part of the problem is the link between software and hardware for 3D printing, which needs improvement. The most fundamental question you can ask is “can your design actually be printed on your printer?”

Rice University Researchers Continue Work with 3D Graphene Foam

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Foam, which is used in industries ranging from packaging and aerospace to infrastructure and sports, can be 3D printed, which can provide better durability and long-term mechanical performance than. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Science & Technology 3d print graphene 3D printer prototype 3d printing graphene advanced materials graphene graphene foam journal article laminated object manufacturing laser proof of concept research paper rice university

Partially 3D Printed C-Turtle Robots Crawl and Adapt in the Desert

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3D Printing Robotics 3d printed robots Arizona State University C-Turtle lamination machine learning turtleSea turtles are amazing creatures, and if you’ve ever seen one in the wild, you’re very lucky. If you never get a chance to see a sea turtle up close, though, you still might be able to. View the entire article via our website.

Additive manufacturing turns design efficiency on its head

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With 3D printing, engineers can design cost out of a part when adding features while eliminating extraneous material and additional assembly steps. Original stainless steel welded assembly vs. single piece 3D printed titanium. Guest blogger Tyler Reid is a CAD, CAM, and 3D printing specialist. Now an Applications Engineer focused on 3D printing, Tyler leans on his technical background and experience to present and speak on industrial additive manufacturing applications.

With 3D printing materials, knowledge is power

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The key to a thriving 3D printing / additive manufacturing (3DP/AM) industry will be materials. For example, we printed a part for the oil and gas industry out of 420 stainless steel infiltrated with bronze. Printing resolution is comparable to injection molding.

Mcor is Bringing Full High Definition Color to 3D Printing with Mcor IRIS HD

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3D Printers 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3D Software Business full color 3d printing iris mcore paper 3d printing sdl 3d printing selective deposition laminationWhile there are several full color 3D printers on the market, and many of them are capable of producing some great models, they all tend to fall short in some important areas. Material cost... View the entire article via our website.

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As EnvisionTEC Reaches 15 Years, CEO Al Siblani Reflects on the 3D Printing Company's History and Future

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3D Printers 3D Printing Business Exclusive Interviews Sponsored 3SP Al Siblani bioplotter cDLM continuous digital light manufacturing technology dlp Envisiontec EnvisionTEC 3D-Bioplotter System Selective Lamination Composite Additive Manufacturing SLCOM SLCOM 1 3D printer viridis3dEnvisionTEC turns 15 years old this year, and while it has a big celebration planned, the prolific 3D printer manufacturer has no intention of sitting back and taking things easy for its birthday.

Get the latest 3D printing developments at the AMUG and RAPID Conferencess

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The users group conference, now in its 27th year, is open to owners and operators of all additive manufacturing (3D printing) technologies. For the professional user of additive manufacturing systems, there are two key conferences.

Flexible Hybrid Slicing Aimed at Optimizing 3D Printing Methods

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3D Design 3D Printing 3D Software 3d printed games 3d printing lamination sheet Ctrl Design Flexible Hybrid Slicing Gerben Eykenaar Maarten Kurver MyGrow Golf Netherlands The Export Office They call it Flexible Hybrid Slicing, and The Export Office and Ctrl Design say it’s an innovative principle to speed up common 3D printers by using an alternative method of processing and separating the... View the entire article via our website.

How to insure a design is 3D printable

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As 3D printing / additive manufacturing becomes a more accepted every day industrial tool, the focus is turning to best practices that help smooth out the kinks in preparing parts for the additive build. But STL is not the right tool to check the design to ensure it can be printed.

Metal 3D Printing is Poised to Become a New Manufacturing Paradigm, But Adoption Is Slow

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Although metal 3D printing may seem like a new technology, it’s been around since the 1980’s, and used chiefly in production of high value, highly engineered, complex parts and prototypes. Companies. View the entire article via our website.

NIAR Increases Capabilities with New Metal 3D Printer, Industrial X-Ray CT

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3D Printers 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Aerospace 3D Printing Business Metal 3D Printing 3D computed tomography 3D printing aviation 3DEXPERIENCE Center baam 3d printer computer tomography digital x-ray DLMS faa fdm 3d printing Innovation Campus Laser Metal Deposition (LMD) metal 3d printer National Institute for Aviation Research Office of Naval Research PolyJet 3D Printing powder bed 3d printer RPM Innovations 222 Standard selective deposition lamination Wichita State University WSU/NIA

3D printing and scanning movie expert headlines RAPID keynote lineup

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He is inspiring in the number of ways he and his team use many types of 3D printing and additive manufacturing systems, and they are always crunched for time, so it is fun and fascinating to see how he uses this equipment to meet deadlines.

It's No Fairytale: Todd Grimm Shares His Treasure Trove of 3D Printing News at RAPID

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This year’s RAPID + TCT was jam packed with new 3D printing technology and was by far the largest 3D printing expo that I’ve personally seen. There was an awful lot to take in. So where. View the entire article via our website.

Additive manufacturing—after the hype

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How has the all the hype around 3D printing /additive manufacturing (3DP/AM) prototyping and manufacturing endeavors affected you? While investors are making short-sided decisions on 3D printing public stocks, more companies are entering the 3DP/AM industry.

AMUG 2016—a unique opportunity to learn and connect

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Most conferences and shows about 3D printing / additive manufacturing (3DP/AM) focus on giving vendors an opportunity to reach potential customers. Legacy Effects uses many 3D printing technologies for film and TV special effects.

Glass 3D Print build surfaces - are not all the same - and a solution for PETG

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Glass damage with PET is not fun :-( In this post I investigated some common glass build surfaces - Starting with a little history to see how we ended up using borosilicate glass and why that's not always such a good choice for 3D Printing.

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Xaar 3D Center increases Nottingham’s reputation as a UK hub of advanced manufacturing

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With printing applications in laminates, packaging, graphics, ceramics and. Established in 1990, Xaar plc are leaders of inkjet printhead manufacturing and headquartered in Cambridge, UK. 3DP Applications advanced manufacturing High Speed Sintering hss Neil Hopkinson Nottingham OEM Professor Neil Hopkinson Xaar Xaar 3D Center Xaar plc

Welding Wood and Future of Wood 3D Printing

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Here is video presentation of wood welding : This technology could be used in 3d printing in same way some industrial metal printers use sheet lamination induced by ultrasonic vibration. 3d printing wood friction weldingCan you weld wood? it looks like you can.

Digicopy Takes The Plunge Into the 3D Printing Multiverse by Way of the Mcor Wormhole

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Recently, the company announced that the well-known Italian reprographics firm Digicopy has decided to expand its business with Mcor’s SDL (Selective Deposition Lamination) 3D printing technology, by offering new products and services to increase its customer base.

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Where is 3D printing development now?

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Recently, Gartner released a report on the state of 3D printing for 2017. According to the report, the subjects “on the rise” of the hype curve and that you will be hearing more about include: –3D Printing Workflow Software. –Macro 3D Printing.

Mcor’s New ARKe 3D Printer Ushers in Full-Color Desktop 3D Printing for All

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You might have been wondering what Mcor Technologies, the Ireland-based leading manufacturer of paper lamination full color 3D printers, has been up to lately. Design Consumers Education Events 3D Printers Color 3D PrintingBy Davide Sher.

EnvisionTEC unveils SLCOMM 1

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EnvisionTec has revealed the SLCOM 1, a new industrial composite 3D printer that utilises a process it has called Selective Lamination Composite Object Manufacturing. “We The original post EnvisionTEC unveils SLCOMM 1 appeared first on 3D Printing Industry. By Nick Hall. We are proud to introduce the first disruptive industrial-scale, composites 3D printer.

European Designers Bring Elegance to 3D Printed Men’s Accessories

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We see quite a bit of custom jewelry from 3D printing, yet there are a few that stand out in elegance and find their desired market. And the works carry acclaim for their laminated wooden trusses. … The original post European Designers Bring Elegance to 3D Printed Men’s Accessories appeared first on 3D Printing Industry. By Evan Chavez.