Working with metal materials for additive manufacturing

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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.

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. […].

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The Most Important 3D Printing Technologies & Materials You Need to Know

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In this post, we’ll give you an overview about the essential 3D printing technologies and 3D printing materials that are currently used on an industrial level. The nozzle moves to place the material in the correct location to build your model up layer by layer.

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.

5 Considerations for Material Selection

Stratasys

In the last ten years, the advancements in technology coupled with the corresponding developments of material have hugely impacted the way 3D printing is viewed and relied upon by engineers, designers and manufacturers during development and production.

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Top 10 Future 3D Printing Materials (that exist in the present!)

Sculpteo

The post Top 10 Future 3D Printing Materials (that exist in the present!) & More 3D challenges 3D News 3D Printing 3D printing materials future Future materials Materials3D Printing has grown rapidly and it’s gaining populari […].

Introducing Our Newest Material: Black High Definition Acrylate

Shapeways Blog

Say hello to Black High Definition Acrylate, our newest material launching today! It’s a high detail material similar to Frosted Ultra Detail (FUD), but smoother and more durable. Once we’ve optimized the process, we’ll release the material to the entire community for printing.

Materials Explainer: 3D Printing in Strong & Flexible Plastics

Shapeways Blog

But what is this material , versatile enough to use to make anything from iPhone cases to parts for remote controlled quadcopters to bikini bottoms ? The post Materials Explainer: 3D Printing in Strong & Flexible Plastics appeared first on Shapeways Magazine.

Material can change shape with 4D Printing

Sculpteo

Programmable materials are able to change shape without complex stimulation. 4D Printing project is a part of their Programmable Material field of research. ” Just like 3D Printing, 4D Printing work as a combination between Software + Material + Printer.

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Introducing Our New Material: CarbonMide for 3D Printing

Sculpteo

The post Introducing Our New Material: CarbonMide for 3D Printing appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. 3D News Additive manufacturing Sculpteo News 3D Printing 3D printing materials SLS plastic

The wonder material in 3D Printing: Graphene

Sculpteo

Graphene is the brand new material that has attracted t […]. The post The wonder material in 3D Printing: Graphene appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Potential 3D printing materials inspired by nature: Chitin, Graphene, Glass and Cellulose

Sculpteo

The post Potential 3D printing materials inspired by nature: Chitin, Graphene, Glass and Cellulose appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. 3D Printers, materials and technologies

Material Monday: Multicolor

Materialise

On this Material Monday we want to focus on Multicolor, a wonderful 3D printing material that offers users the possibility to print in full color. Learn more about this 3D printing material. We believe you’ll be blown away by what this material can do.

3D Printing Material: Multi Jet Fusion PA12 in 7 Questions

Sculpteo

Since we launched our new material Multi Jet Fusion PA1 […]. The post 3D Printing Material: Multi Jet Fusion PA12 in 7 Questions appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo.

With 3D printing materials, knowledge is power

Leslie's Blog

The more you know about available materials, the easier it will be to get the final build results you seek. The key to a thriving 3D printing / additive manufacturing (3DP/AM) industry will be materials. And users continue to question the high costs of some materials.

3D printing material simulation: Finding alternatives to 3D printing wood, rubber, porcelain, etc.

Sculpteo

Choosing your 3D printing material is not always easy, […]. The post 3D printing material simulation: Finding alternatives to 3D printing wood, rubber, porcelain, etc. appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo.

Aerosint Brings Multi-Material Capabilities to Powder Bed 3D Printing

3DPrint.com

The recent TCT Show was an excellent opportunity to hear about many of the latest developments across the 3D printing industry, as the busy show highlighted new machines, new software, new materials, View the entire article via our website.

Oxford Performance Materials CEO gives further details on Hexcel acquisition

3D Printing Industry

As previously reported, Hexcel Corporation recently acquired the advanced 3D printing materials Aerospace and Defense (A&D) business of Oxford Performance Materials (OPM). 3D Printing Industry asked Scott DeFelice, OPM CEO and Chairman of the Board, a few questions about his future plans for the company and the development of new materials for additive manufacturing. Materials B-Basis hexcel HPAM Nasa Northrop Grumman OPM OXFAB oxford performance materials Scott DeFelic

Survey: Material Trends for Engineering and Production

Tech Clarity

Material Trends for Engineering and Production How are new materials impacting your design and production processes? What are your plans for new materials? What challenges should you be aware of when using new materials?

SABIC Sees Unique Materials Driving Growth in 3D Printing

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Exclusive Interviews 3d printing interview 3d printing interviews 3d printing materials exclusive interview formnext formnext 2017 Fortus 3D printers Keith Cox Livrea polycarbonate polycarbonate 3d printing materials SABIC UltemAs hardware and software continue to develop apace in additive manufacturing, some of the greatest potential for the future of 3D printing technologies can be seen a step back in the supply chain as.

Introducing our new Multi-material Ensembles

Sculpteo

The post Introducing our new Multi-material Ensembles appeared first on Sculpteo Blog - 3D Printing News and Trends. & More Sculpteo News 3D Printing feature material UploadHandling multmaterial 3D prints is THE dream when it co […].

A Look into Powder Materials for Metal 3D Printing

3D Printing Industry

Today, a plethora of 3D printing techniques can shape objects from an ever growing list of materials – photo-polymeric resins, extruded filament, powders of plastics, pure metals and alloys, etc. 3D Printing Industry Insights Materials Metal 3D PrintingBy Alban Leandri.

Introducing the 3DP-RDM Feasibility Studies: Redistributing Material Supply Chains for 3D printing

Capturing the Value

Today we introduce the third study, “Redistributing Material Supply Chains for 3D printing”, which is being led by Prof. There is a broad lack of knowledge in how material supply chains may be part of the redistribution of manufacturing through 3D printing.

Find the right 3D printing material with the Additively Material Finder

Additively Blog

Find the right material from more than 250 3D printing materials with the Additively Material Finder. Automatically collect quotations for your parts in the selected material

3D Printing Materials Overview: 100 Materials & Finishes Explained

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With such a great variety of 3D printing materials to choose from, it can be difficult and confusing to find the right one. But don’t worry—in this post we’ll discuss all major 3D printing materials and provide you with small previews and links to learn more about each. Materials

Introducing our new Pilots page and 3 new pilot materials

Shapeways Blog

We’re always working on new innovations –everything from new materials and new website features, to 3D tools and partner programs. Today we are launching 3 new pilot materials available for testing: Interlocking Metal , Aluminum and Black Nylon 11.

3D Printing Material: Flexible Polyurethane CLIP Resin – the Q&A

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The post 3D Printing Material: Flexible Polyurethane CLIP Resin – the Q&A appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. 3D News Optimization Tools Sculpteo News 3D Printing carbon clip CLIP materialsFlexible Polyurethane is now available in our online 3D […].

3D Printing Material: Multi Jet Fusion PA 12 is Now Available For All!

Sculpteo

The post 3D Printing Material: Multi Jet Fusion PA 12 is Now Available For All! 3D News Additive manufacturing Sculpteo News 3D printing material HP multi jet fusion Jet fusion TechnologyWe are proud to be one of HP’s first French partners to […].

3D Systems' Scott Cost Discusses What Goes Into the Production of SLS 3D Printing Materials

3DPrint.com

3D Systems is known for many things, with long experience in SLS 3D printers and 3D printing materials being among them. Those materials involve a great deal of work to develop, with most people. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Exclusive Interviews 3d printing interview 3d printing interviews 3d printing materials 3d systems 3D Systems DuraForm PA material 3d systems materials DuraForm ProX FR1200 Emirates EX Black ProX DuraForm AF Plus Scott Cost sls 3d printing sls powder

MIT 3D Prints Bacteria to Create Organically Reactive Material

3D Printing Industry

We have already witnessed numerous ways that sensors and robotics can be implemented into 3D printing projects, using non-printed components to cause a reaction in the printed material. By Tyler Koslow.

Disney is Manipulating the Material Properties of 3D Printed Toys

3D Printing Industry

Disney research has been up to some 3D printing research I think you’ll find pretty interesting: They’ve been using a method to change material properties throughout a print, without changing the printing medium itself. 3D Printers 3D Software Materials News Research Toys

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

Opening our Porcelain Material Pilot to All

Shapeways Blog

Ever since we introduced our new Porcelain material, we’ve been amazed at the creations our community has made with it. Today, we’re excited to let you know any designer will be able to experiment with this beautiful material as we open up the Porcelain pilot program. Porcelain is our first in-house developed material so we want to make sure it is as good as it can be before opening up to a larger group. 3D Print 3D Printing Materials Materials Pilots

Introducing The Toughest Ever PolyJet Material: Digital ABS Plus

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

Today, we released our latest ground-breaking advance in PolyJet material technology: Digital ABS Plus. As the name indicates, this is a new, advanced version of the high performance Digital ABS material released in 2011. The material comes in the same 2 colors: green and ivory.

Making the strongest material ever: 3D printing graphene at MIT

3D Printing Industry

bodyTop Research Alan Schoen Graphene Markus Buehler Materials Materials Science MIT Object500 Stratasys Stratasys VeroMagenta VeroMAgentaThrough studying the geometry of strong structures, MIT researchers are now one step closer to 3D printing graphene. By comparison, 2D graphene is better at.

OR LASER and Heraeus to Collaborate on Metal Materials Development for AM

Additive Manufacturing

The main remit of this agreement is for these two German companies to collaborate on the development of optimized metal powdered materials for additive manufacturing applications with the ORLAS CREATOR platform.

Researchers Create Stunning 3D Printed, Programmable, Bio-Inspired Architectural Materials

3DPrint.com

3D Design 3D Printing 3d architectural design 3d architectural material 3d printing materials Achim Menges architectural structures nature Biological systems often have the ability to adapt to their environments.