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.

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. .

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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.

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

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. […].

EOS Adds Three Polymer ALM Materials for Industrial 3D Printing to its Current Portfolio of Materials

Additive Manufacturing

High-performance materials broaden the range of applications, particularly in the aerospace industry. These special-purpose materials are already being successfully deployed by several companies in North America and are also highly attractive for the European market due to their properties.

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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

Functionally Graded Materials Are Key to Fast, Effective Multi-Material 3D Printing

3DPrint.com

A buzzword in the 3D printing industry lately has been “multi-material.” ” Desktop 3D printers have been released that are capable of printing with more than one material in one build, but. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Science & Technology Aerosint ceramic 3d printing functionally graded materials metal 3d printing polymer 3D printing

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.

MIT’s New Software Makes Multi-Material 3D Printing Easy

3D Printer

The latest software being developed by MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab aims to be the “Photoshop for 3D materials” by making the entire 3D printing process more accessible to the public.

Our Best Material Finish Ever

Shapeways Blog

Today, Shapeways is proud to debut our newest and highest quality nylon material offering: our new Premium Strong & Flexible nylon plastic. We’re excited to introduce this upscale finish to our Strong & Flexible nylon, our most popular and versatile material.

New Multi-Material Bioprinting Technique Advances On-Demand Complex Tissue 3D Printing

3DPrint.com

Advances continue to be made in the progressive field of bioprinting, pushing toward increased ability to 3D print human tissue. A study completed by a collaboration of researchers from UCLA, Brigham. View the entire article via our website.

DSM and Chromatic 3D Materials Partner to Develop 3D Printing Materials for Finished Manufactured Goods

Additive Manufacturing

April 2018 – Royal DSM , a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials, today announced that it entered a preferred partnership with Chromatic 3D Materials to introduce thermoset materials for 3D-printing of finished manufactured goods.

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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colorFabb Introduces "LUX" Material

Fabbaloo

Beautiful 3D prints using colorFabb's new nGen-LUX material. » materialsNetherlands-based colorFabb. Read the whole entry. »

Material Makespaces and the Circular Economy workshop in London

Capturing the Value

Join 3D printing and other digital fabrication companies, makers, and researchers on November 9th at Fab Lab London to explore how to gather data about materials in makespaces, and how this data can help you source and cycle materials.

Two Dutch Material Companies Release Unique New 3D Printing Filaments

3DPrint.com

Dutch 3D printing materials manufacturer Formfutura is well known for its many unique materials, which run the gamut from wood and cork to stone and carbon fiber. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Business 3D Jake 3d printing filament 3D printing filament company 3D printing filaments Centaur PP distribution european union FDA food safe filament formfutura high performance materials polypropylene post processing sculptable filament Skulpt Thibra3D

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

Prusa Gives Us Multi Material Upgrade with Dual and Quad Extrusion

DIY 3D Printing

Josef Prusa gives us a multi material extrusion upgrade for I3 Mk2 which looks great. 4 material version is $249 or €269 with VAT 2 material version is $199 or €219 with VAT Prusa homepage: [link]. 3d drawing pen dual extruder i3 multi color multi materials prusa quad extruder

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

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

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

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

3D Printing with Human Waste: Astroplastic Takes Raw Materials from Colon to Mars Colony

3DPrint.com

While many people may still think that plastic is the only 3D printable material out there, that’s definitely not the case. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Aerospace 3D Printing 3d print in space 3d print materials 3d printed biomaterials 3D printed space materials 3d printed tools 3d printing bioplastics 3D printing materials research 3d printing tools 3D printing waste astronauts bioplastic e.

This 3D Printer Creates Real Bones Using Synthetic Material

3D Printer

A new 3D printer created by an engineer from the University of Waterloo is capable of printing 3D joints and implants that are made from the same material as the human bone.

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

3D Printable Material Could Remove Pollutants from Air and Water

3DPrint.com

3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Science & Technology 3d printed materials 3D printing in wastewater industry activated carbon green materials pollutionEvery year, millions of tons of dyes and other compounds, many of them toxic, are discharged in industrial waste, posing a threat to the environment and human health. These compounds must be removed. View the entire article via our website.

3DCompare now compares over 11,000 3D Printing materials

3D Printing Industry

3DCompare, a 3D printing service comparison platform, has announced a material comparison feature. The new online tool allows 3D printer users to discover suitable materials, compare prices and make purchases. The 3DCompare material database covers filament, resin, powder for SLS and metal AM and materials including ceramics. Users can add materials to the comparison dashboard […].

Evolving Materials to Move Additive Manufacturing Forward

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

Three-dimensional printing—particularly when it comes to materials used for the job–has seen its own evolution since the time of our founder’s printed frog. Users today can choose from a variety of printing materials to suit their unique needs. Many Materials at Once.

Materials Explainer: 3D Printing in Steel

Shapeways Blog

In future Materials Explainers, we’ll talk about how we use 3D printing for cast metals and 3D printed aluminum. At this stage, the material is fragile, similar to wet sand. The post Materials Explainer: 3D Printing in Steel appeared first on The Shapeways Blog.

SOLIDWORKS Electrical Allows for a More Precise Bill of Material

The Solidworks Blog

bill of material (BOM) accuracy. Let MLC CAD Systems show you how SOLIDWORKS Electrical can provide your production team with accurate bills of materials, without changing how you work. Design SOLIDWORKS Electrical bill of materials BOM drawing tools engineering documentation

Cutting-edge 3D printer prints in 10 materials simultaneously

3D Printing Review

MIT engineers have built a 3D printer that can print in 10 different materials at once, streamlining the manufacturing process. Current multimaterial 3D printers are limited to three materials at one time and start at around $150,000.

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.

New Stratasys metal 3D printer, materials announced

3D Printing Industry

3D Printers airbus DMLS Ilan Levin material jetting metal additive manufacturing short-run manufacturing short-run production SIA Engineering SIA Engineering Company Stratasys Stratasys Direct Manufacturing Stratasys metalA Stratasys metal 3D printer will be launched in April 2018. Although the company has released only limited details, in this article 3D Printing Industry gives additional insight and information.

New 3D Metal Printing Materials

Fabbaloo

» materialsMicroscopic look at variably-sized tantalum powder, designed specifically for 3D printing. Read the whole entry. »

Innovations In Composite Materials Take Center Stage At SAMPE 2018

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

The opening keynote, History and Future of Composite Materials will be hosted by Carmelo Lo Faro, the president of Solvay Composite Materials. The post Innovations In Composite Materials Take Center Stage At SAMPE 2018 appeared first on Stratasys Blog.

Research Leads to Swedish Startup and New 3D Printable Graphene Material

3DPrint.com

The way we talk about graphene, which is often used in 3D printing applications, it’s almost like the one-atom-thick, two-dimensional carbon material is magical. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Science & Technology 3d print graphene 3d printed graphene 3d printing graphene abb Aros Graphene graphene graphene 3d printing Graphmatech incubator materials development patent startup sweden Uppsala University