Smart Materials: 3D Printing Self-Healing Capsules for Concrete

3DPrint.com

In ‘3D printed capsules for self-healing concrete applications,’ researchers are exploring the world of self-healing materials further, with the creation of macro-capsules that can actually be filled. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printed capsules 3D printed self-healing capsules 3d printed smart materials 3D printing material study cement chemicals PET PET-G pla PMMA prusa i3 hephestos Prusa I3 Hephestos 3D printer self-healing materials smart materials study

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.

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Know Your Materials: Specialty ABS

Modern Tech

Stratasys ABS thermoplastic materials have been used primarily to create durable parts and prototypes. Specialty ABS materials take prototypes to a whole new level by making them functional. FDM Technology 3D Printing Materials Know Your Materials

Know Your Materials: PC and PC-ABS

Modern Tech

PC and PC-ABS materials are known for being industrial-grade thermoplastics that are widely used in the automotive, medical, electronics and telecommunication industries. Being able to combine customization, strength and heat resistance set these materials apart.

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.

Know Your Materials: ABS

Modern Tech

Although, many industries have taken advantage of the unique combination of UV resistance, vivid colors and glossy finish that set this material apart. FDM Technology 3D Printing Materials Know Your Materials

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.

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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Shapeways adds three SLA 3D printing materials to portfolio

3D Printing Industry

3D printing marketplace and service bureau Shapeways has added new SLA materials to its portfolio. Customers will now be able to produce parts such prototypes and short-run production components, in three acrylate-based materials. Materials 3D Systems Accura Xtreme Accura Xtreme 200 acrylate-based materials Greg Kress shapeways SLA

Material of the Month: Versatile Plastic

Shapeways Blog

Materials. Check out the Material Data Sheet and the Material Safety Data Sheet for Versatile Plastic. We hope you enjoyed this first installment of our Material of the Month: Versatile Plastic series. Got a question about this material?

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 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.

ZMorph publishes materials library for additive and subtractive manufacturing

3D Printing Industry

ZMorph, Polish manufacturer of the ZMorph VX multitool 3D printer, has published a Materials Library for professional users of additive and subtractive technologies. Materials Zmorph ZMorph Material Library ZMorph VXListing the properties of 48 filaments, soft metals, hard plastics, wood derivatives, and composites, the library is designed to be a quick-reference document for use in workshops both in the factory and […].

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

TU Delft: 3D Printing Soft Mechanical Materials for Ultra-Programmable Robotics

3DPrint.com

3D Printing 3D printed cellular materials buckling-driven materials soft 3D-printed programmable materials tu delftTu Delft scientists continue to delve into 3D printing research, recently developing advanced robotics in the form of highly programmable—and soft—actuators. Fabricated with both hard and soft. View the entire article via our website.

Introducing Three Tough SLA Plastic Materials

Shapeways Blog

Shapeways is excited to announce the launch of three new SLA Plastic materials that provide extreme durability, high resolution and detail as well as a smooth surface. Our SLA Plastic launch includes the following three acrylate-based materials: Accura® 60.

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.

WACKER to release new silicone 3D printer and materials at K 2019

3D Printing Industry

As well as materials, WACKER will debut its new 3D silicone printer, the ACEO Imagine Series K2, which is said to have multi-material printing […]. Materials ACEO ACEO Imagine Series K2 Christian Gimber ELASTOSIL K 2019 Wacker

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

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.

Materials Companies Get Serious at RAPID 2019

3DPrint.com

Materials companies are getting serious about additive. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Henkel Loctite NewPro3D Oerlikon Oerlikon AMStill reeling from a flurry of activity at RAPID 2019, I thought I’d share a thought that occurred to me at the show. View the entire article via our website.

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.

Self Healing Dynamic Polyurea Materials Show Significant Potential in 3D Printing

3DPrint.com

3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printed polymers dynamic polyurea materials self-healing polymers self-healing Zn(OAc)2-containing polymeric materialsInternational researchers have been working together to improve on self-healing polymers, outlining their success in creating a covalent urea bond in the recently published ‘Dynamic covalent urea. View the entire article via our website.

Virginia Tech engineers enable 3D printing of piezoelectric materials

3D Printing Industry

Engineers from the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (VT) have found a way to 3D print piezoelectric materials, which convert mechanical energy into electric current.

Jabil to develop 3D printing materials, establishes AM Materials Innovation Center

3D Printing Industry

Jabil, a global manufacturing services company, has established a Materials Innovation Center in Minnesota to develop polymer filaments and powders for additive manufacturing. This 50,000 sq ft facility will produce Jabil Engineered Materials specialized to meet customer requirements. Materials Channel Prime Alliance Chase Plastics Dartmouth College Jabil Jabil Engineering Materials John Dulchinos Materials Innovation Center Richard D’Aveni

New 3D printing materials from BASF and Essentium Materials

3D Printing Industry

BASF 3D Printing Solutions is a subsidiary of BASF SE, the largest chemical producer in the world, focusing on expanding the company’s materials, components and service offerings for 3D printing. The company is collaborating with Essentium Materials, the Texas-based creator of the FlashFuse FDM electric welding process, to create new filaments under the “Ultrafuse” name as […]. 3D Printing BASF 3D Printing Solutions BASF SE Essentium Materials Firat Hirzal FlashFuse

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Interview with Massimo Bricchi of Kuraray on 3D Printing Biodegradable Materials

3DPrint.com

3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Exclusive Interviews 3d printing biodegradable 3d printing interview 3d printing materials africa biodegradable chemicals fdm 3d printer fff 3d printer Kuraray material water soluble 3D printing materialMassimo Bricchi Massimo Bricchi is Kuraray Europe‘s Regional Marketing Manager. The company is involved in the production of chemicals and resins, fibers and textiles, high-performance. View the entire article via our website.

Huntsman re-enters 3D printer materials market with IROPRINT

3D Printing Industry

Global chemical manufacturer Huntsman has launched a new range of materials specifically for 3D printing. Marketed under the IROPRINT name, Huntsman’s new materials are available for SLA, HSS and FFF technologies. Materials Huntsman IROPRINT Stephane Peysson under armourEach one has been developed in collaboration with end-users and market leaders, with a particular focus on footwear and sports industries. According to Stephane Peysson, […].

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

Next-Generation Anode Materials – The Latest Innovation in the Battery Industry

BIS Research

The latest innovations in anode electrode have been majorly focused on the introduction of next-generation anode materials such as silicon/silicon oxide blend, silicon-graphene, silicon-carbon composite, and lithium titanium oxide (LTO).

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.

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.

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. »

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.