AM Material Sales Growth

Wohlers Talk

The following graph shows the 16-year material sales growth trend in additive manufacturing. In 2016, an estimated $903 million was spent on all materials for AM systems worldwide, including industrial machines and desktop 3D printers.

Recent AM Material Sales Growth

Wohlers Talk

billion was spent on materials for all additive manufacturing (AM) systems worldwide, including both industrial systems and desktop 3D printers. These estimates include sales of liquid photopolymers, powders, pellets, filaments, wires, sheet materials, and all other material types used for AM.

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MatterHackers’ Materials Partnerships

Fabbaloo

» materialsNow available via MatterHackers: DuPont’s Zytel filament [Image: MatterHackers]. Read the whole entry. »

MatterHackers’ Materials Partnerships

Fabbaloo

» materialsNow available via MatterHackers: DuPont’s Zytel filament [Image: MatterHackers]. Read the whole entry. »

Material of the Month: PA12

Shapeways Blog

Since we now offer two Multi Jet Fusion Plastic materials (see new material announcement ), PA12 has reclaimed its industrial name to clearly differentiate it from PA12 Glass Beads , which contains 40% glass beads for added stiffness and durability. Material.

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Introducing Our Two New Materials!

Shapeways Blog

Whether you’re an entrepreneur in the midst of expanding your business or a first-time creator experimenting with a new product, your idea deserves the highest quality materials. This material offers high stiffness and high structural integrity.

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What Material Should I Use For 3D Printing? – Advanced Materials Review #4 – Glow in the Dark Filament

3D Printing for Beginners

Welcome to another post in our Advanced 3D printing materials review series. MaterialsThis time, we’ll have a look at another exciting type of 3D printing filament: Glow-in-the-Dark Filament also known as Glow Filament. […].

Disrupting Energy & Materials Business Models

3D Perspectives

This includes the Energy & Materials industry, which features some of the world’s oldest companies. We invite you to join Dassault Systèmes at Downstream 2019 In Houston, Texas this June 11-12 to hear about our solutions for the energy and materials industry.

What are smart materials?

Sculpteo

The post What are smart materials? We hear more and more from new experiments made using 4 […]. appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

What Material Should I Use For 3D Printing? – Advanced Materials Review #5 – nGEN from ColorFabb

3D Printing for Beginners

MaterialsIn late November 2015, ColorFabb announced the latest addition to their continually growing 3D printing filament portfolio: nGen.

Know Your Materials: VeroFlex

Modern Tech

VeroFlex™ is a PolyJet rigid photopolymer material offering a flexibility ideal for rapid prototyping eye-wear. Get prototypes with full-part realism in a wide range of colors, textures and materials from opaque to transparent, unique to the Stratasys J735 and Stratasys J750 3D Printers.

Material hardness methods for 3D printing materials

Additively Blog

The hardness of a material used for rapid prototyping, support parts or of course final parts is one of the key properties an engineer looks for

Flame-Retardant Onyx Material

Fabbaloo

» materialsParts 3D printed with Onyx FR [Image: Markforged]. Markforged has introduced its. Read the whole entry. »

Solvay & Stratasys Partnership Joint Materials Roadmap

3DPrint.com

Stratasys and Solvay today announced a joint materials roadmap which marks a more open materials offering for Stratasys Fortus 900 family of 3D printers. Belgian chemical company Solvay has a. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing automotive CARBON PEEK Fortus Fortus 900mc PEEK PPA Radel solvay Solvay Group stratasys

Know Your Materials: Agilus30

Modern Tech

3D Printing Materials PolyJet Technology Know Your MaterialsAgilus3 is a superior rubber-like PolyJet photopolymer family ideal for advanced design verification and rapid prototyping. Get more durable, tear-resistant prototypes that can stand up to repeated flexing and bending.

What Material Should I Use For 3D Printing? – Advanced Materials Review #3 – ABS+ from Trideus

3D Printing for Beginners

In this third post in our Advanced 3D printing materials review series, we are going to have a look at a very special kind of ABS: ABS+ from Trideus. If you have ever printed with ABS before, you’ll certainly know that ABS can be a tricky material to work with. Materials

What Material Should I Use For 3D Printing? – Advanced Materials Review #2 – Taulman 618 and Taulman 645 Nylon

3D Printing for Beginners

Welcome to another post in our Advanced 3D printing materials review series. Keep on reading to find out how these materials can benefit your 3D printing projects. They just recommend purging about 50mm of filament after changing the material. Materials

Smooth Or Rough Materials?

Fabbaloo

» materialsKonrad Kobus, a Smooth Operator [Source: Sinterit]. I'm watching some. Read the whole entry. »

Accelerated Insertion of Materials for Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing

However, the trial-and-error method currently available to create such parts with limited materials is not suited for components that would need to survive the harsh environment of space. By Paul A.

Apium Launches New Materials

Additive Manufacturing

To leverage on Innovation, industries rely on materials and processing technologies. At Apium we recognize this task thus have meticulously kept working on our advanced Material Extrusion (FFF) 3D printing technology to ensure that industries can innovate.

New Materials Naming Guide

Shapeways Blog

As a part of our new and improved materials experience , we have made several updates to the names of our materials. We believe these new names better represent the end value and hope these will help you choose the best material for your next project. .

Know Your Materials: VeroClear RGD810

Modern Tech

Transparent material (VeroClear™ RGD810™) is a rigid, nearly colorless material featuring proven dimensional stability for general purpose, fine-detail model building and visual simulation of transparent thermoplastics such as PMMA.

BASF and Essentium Materials Introduce New 3D Printing Materials

3DPrint.com

Last summer, chemical company BASF deepened its commitment to additive manufacturing materials with the formation of BASF 3D Printing Solutions, a subsidiary focused entirely on 3D printing. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials AMUG basf BASF 3D Printing Solutions Essentium Essentium Materials Photo-Resin X004M Ultrafuse Z Ultrasint PA6 LM X085

Somos PerFORM HW: Royal DSM Develops New Material for Origin 3D Printing System

3DPrint.com

3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printing materials DSM Somos Origin RAPID + TCT conference RAPID 2019 Royal DSM Somos® PerFORM HWWhile 3D printing users may often enjoy squirreling themselves away in their workshops or labs, spending hours tinkering just to see what they can come up with next, the industry itself is built on. View the entire article via our website.

Das richtige 3D-Druck Material finden dank des Additively Material Finders

Additively Blog

Finden Sie das richtige Material aus über 250 3D-Druck Materialien mit dem Additively Material Finder. Holen Sie automatisch Angebote für Ihre Teile in diesem Material ein

Have you heard about composite materials?

Sculpteo

We talk about 3D printing materials a lot. The post Have you heard about composite materials? It is quite […]. appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Thermoelectric Materials for 3D Printing?

Fabbaloo

Thermoelectric materials [Source: ACS]. » materialsI'm reading a paper on the development. Read the whole entry. »

Working with metal materials for additive manufacturing

Leslie's Blog

Perhaps more than any other manufacturing process, additive manufacturing works best when you match the material to the right additive process. Some of the challenges, though, are: –many additive processes suggest proprietary versions of materials.

Know Your Materials: TPU 92A

Modern Tech

Thermoplastic Polyurethane 92A (TPU 92A) is a type of elastomer material - a polymer with elastic properties. This material is renowned for high elongation, superior toughness and extreme durability. 3D Printing Materials FDM Technology Know Your Materials

Material Spotlight // Agilus30 FAQ

Studio Fathom

Agilus30, a PolyJet material released earlier this year from Stratasys, is a rubber-like material that has improved functional performance and aesthetics—two times the tear resistance when compared to Tango. blog 3d printing Agilus30 Digital Material Material polyjet Rubber

3D Printing Hierarchical Porous Materials

3DPrint.com

Hierarchical porous materials are commonly found in nature and have numerous applications as well, such as catalytic supports, biological scaffolds and lightweight structures. 3D printing has allowed. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Science & Technology emulsification nanoscale porous structures

Announcing Shapeways Materials Updates

Shapeways Blog

We are so excited to announce the release of updates to our materials portfolio. To make for a simpler, more user-friendly creation process, we have also updated our Materials Hub. The post Announcing Shapeways Materials Updates appeared first on Shapeways Magazine.

FDM Material Biocompatibility

Modern Tech

There are three new FDM materials that are newly rated for medical, Ultem 1010, ABS-M30i and PC-ISO. 3D Printing Medical FDM Technology 3D Printing Materials3D printing has come a long way from where it started. It has made so many advances that it can even help save people's lives.

Germany’s Henkel Acquires Molecule Corp., Strengthening 3D Printing & Materials Division

3DPrint.com

3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Business 3D printing materials development acquisition Henkel industrial 3d printing Molecule Corp. In another dynamic acquisition regarding the global progress of 3D printing and additive manufacturing technology, Henkel has just announced the purchase of Molecule Corp., headquartered in Concord, View the entire article via our website.

New Material Launch: EOS Biobased Polymer PA11

Shapeways Blog

Thanks to the partnership between Shapeways and industrial 3D printing tech giant, EOS , the nylon material PA11 will be made available to all Shapeways customers as of March 30, 2019. The post New Material Launch: EOS Biobased Polymer PA11 appeared first on Shapeways Magazine.

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Multi-Material 3D Printing Improved with Novel Extruder

3DPrint.com

Multi-material 3D printing is becoming more common with newer 3D printers, but there are still challenges in getting the layers of multiple materials to adhere properly. 3D Printers 3D Printing abs HIPS multi material 3d printing multi-material 3d printerIn a paper entitled. View the entire article via our website.

Testing flammability of 3d printing materials

DIY 3D Printing

Here is a small improvised and non.scientific "test" of fire resistance (or flammability however you want to look at it) of various Shapeways 3d printing materials. 3d printing materials fire nylon shapeways test testing

Know Your Materials: Antero 800NA

Modern Tech

It combines FDM’s design freedom and ease of use with the excellent strength, toughness and wear-resistant properties of PEKK material. 3D Printing Materials FDM Technology Know Your MaterialsAntero 800NA is a PEKK-based FDM thermoplastic.

Choose the most robust 3D printing material

Sculpteo

There are so many 3D printing materials to choos […]. The post Choose the most robust 3D printing material appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Material advances in metal 3D printing

Leslie's Blog

Materials have always been key to 3D printing success. But metal materials are enabling new designs as well as new mechanical properties. This year, it was materials. During processing, the laser heats the powder material to 60 to 70° C for fusing.

Know Your Materials: 17-4PH Stainless Steel (Metal)

Modern Tech

The 17-4PH stainless steel material is characterized by its combination of strength, hardness, and corrosion resistance. In its as-sintered state, 17-4 PH material properties consistently meet industry standards. 3D Printing Materials Desktop Metal Know Your Materials

Material of the Month: Versatile Plastic

Shapeways Blog

Materials. Check out the Material Data Sheet and the Material Safety Data Sheet for Versatile Plastic. Check out our Material of the Month series on Versatile Plastic: Part One: Material Overview.

The Best Material for Automotive Lighting Covers: VeroVivid

Modern Tech

Today I’d like to introduce some new 3D printing materials which take our prototype automotive lighting component printing capabilities to the next level: the VeroVivid Color Family. Automotive 3D Printing Materials PolyJet Technology 3D Printing Stratasys