Disrupting Energy & Materials Business Models

3D Perspectives

If we think about the wasteland of businesses that have been left behind in recent history, some very well-known names have been put out to pasture by new players with business models that did not exist even a few years ago. Energy & Materials

FDM (Fused Deposition Modeling) Support Material Removal

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FDM (fused deposition modeling) Technology™ lets you 3D print parts in a broad range of well tested plastics. Materials Overview. Stratasys offers a diverse variety of model materials (see table below) which are used in conjunction with two types of FDM support materials.

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

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In this post, we’ll give you an overview of 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.

3D Printed FibreTuff Medical Models Are Bone-Like & Anatomically Correct

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FibreTuff, headquartered in Toledo, OH, has been at the forefront of manufacturing materials for bioprinting and medical use in recent years, creating a range of innovative products for fabrication.

Know Your Materials: Dental Materials

Modern Tech

Stratasys PolyJet 3D printers and specialty dental materials create multi-color dental models with unmatched accuracy that can mimic gum textures and print complex geometries. 3D Printing PolyJet Technology Medical 3D Printing Materials Know Your Materials

Braskem launches 3D printing materials portfolio 

3D Printing Industry

Brazilian petrochemical company Braskem, will add polyolefin-based filament, powder, and pellets for 3D printing, to its material portfolio. Materials Advanced Laser Materials Apium Additive Technologies Braskem EOS Jason Vagnozzi Made in Space Nasa Recreus Titan Robotics

Comparison 3D Printing Techniques for Anatomical Mandibular Models

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Swiss researchers are investigating how 3D printed mandibular models can help offer improved, patient-specific treatment by investigating the best technology possible.

AMS 2020: Panels on 3D Printing Materials and Applications for Dental Industry

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At our recent Additive Manufacturing Strategies 2020 in Boston, co-hosted by SmarTech Analysis, many different topics were discussed in keynotes and panels, such as binder jetting, medical 3D. View the entire article via our website.

Know Your Materials: ABS

Modern Tech

ABS is the most widely used polymer for Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) 3D printing. Although, many industries have taken advantage of the unique combination of UV resistance, vivid colors and glossy finish that set this material apart.

3D Printing Material Spotlight – Diran™ 410MF07

Javelin Tech Tips

Stratasys has recently released Diran 410MF07 material for the Stratasys 370 printer , this material is a nylon based thermoplastic with 7% mineral fill by weight. One thing to note because of these additives the material is now more anisotropic in its material properties.

Adding Color to PolyJet Printed Models Using SOLIDWORKS

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3D Printing PolyJet Technology 3D Printing Materials Video Tech Tips for 3D PrintingWhen creating multiple iterations of a part, it can be helpful to apply a label for identification purposes.

3DGence Introduces ESM-10 Soluble 3D Printing Support Material for PEEK and ABS Models

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Polish 3D printer manufacturer 3DGence, a third wave 3D printing company, has just launched a new product that’s really cool: ESM-10 (Engineering Soluble Material), the first soluble support. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3DGence abs dissolvable support ESM-10 industrial 3d printing INDUSTRY F340 PEEK soluble 3D printing support materials soluble support

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

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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. 3D Modeling 3D Scanning Software 3D Printing Foundry MIT

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Designing a 3D Model for 3D Printing

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We know that modeling for 3D printing can be confusing: in 3D modeling, as in 3D printing, there is no one size fits all approach. We all use different software, print in different materials, and not only use different printers but also different printing technologies.

Understanding Shapeways materials for Scale Models

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Shapeways shop owner Dain Penman of MadasU shares some insights into choosing the right material for printing scale objects meant to be part of a larger train set. When you are looking at a model to purchase, the material choices available can be confusing. 3D Modeling

Experience the Future of Energy & Materials Today

3D Perspectives

Energy and materials forms the basis for life, providing the raw materials for infrastructure for our cities and industry, electricity for our homes, and fertilizers for our food. The power of experience is at the heart of the work being done by today’s pioneers in energy and materials.

Blueprinter Introduces New Elastic Material and M2 Model

3D Printing Industry

Now it is even more likeable as it has introduced a new model which, combined with the new M-Flex material, will offer even better sintering performance.… … The original post Blueprinter Introduces New Elastic Material and M2 Model appeared first on 3D Printing Industry.

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5 Mistakes to Avoid When Designing a 3D Model for 3D Printing

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We know that modeling for 3D printing can be confusing: in 3D modeling, as in 3D printing, there is no one size fits all approach. We all use different software, print in different materials, and not only use different printers but also different printing technologies.

The Benefits of 3D Printing Architectural Concept Models

Shapeways Blog

A concept model is crucial for being able to visualize an architectural structure as accurately as possible. Having a model makes it possible for every member of the team to be on the same page as well as allowing communication with clients in greater detail.

Meet Our New Rubber-Like Material!

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Plus, this rubber-like material is now available in the US! Our Research Project Manager Giovanni Vleminckx has been working hard on getting this material ready for production, which is still fully flexible like the old TPU, but now even more resistant to abrasion and wear.

Comparing 3D Printed Nylon Materials

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The next major frontier for the industry is improving the materials we use to create more resistant, flexible, and usable parts and components. FDM Nylon 12CF (carbon filled) features the highest strength-to-weight ratio and stiffness of any FDM material.

This 3D Printer Creates Real Bones Using Synthetic Material

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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. 3D Modeling Health & Medical 3D printed bones 3D Printing medical industry University of Waterloo

How to Get Started with 3D Modeling: An Interview with 3D Modeling Expert Jonathan Williamson

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Are you thinking of learning 3D modeling? Or how long it will take you before you can make your first 3D model? Jonathan, you are a professional 3D modeler with years of experience. Doesn’t the world have enough 3D modelers already? It all starts with a model.

Submit your multi-material print models for E3D’s ToolChanger design competition

3D Printing Industry

Makers are encouraged to submit STL design models to demonstrate the multi-material capabilities of the E3D’s ToolChanger technology. The winning models will be printed by E3D at upcoming trade shows, including the Midwest RepRap Festival (MRRF) 2019 and Rapid + […]. Design E3D Online Midwest RepRap Festival Midwest RepRap Festival 2019 MRRF MRRF19 multi-material 3D printing multimaterial 3d printing ToolChanger

Shapeways Teams Up With Stratasys to Offer Full-Color, Multi-Material 3D Printing to Customers

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3D Printers 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Business 3d printed models agreement Biologic Models full color 3d printing J750 multi-material 3D printer shapeways stratasys Stratasys J750 3D printer Stratasys multi-material printing TCT Show 2018People and organizations all around the globe use Shapeways, the largest 3D printing service and marketplace in the world, to build up business by creating 3D printed products. The company, which has.

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Designing a 3D Model for 3D Printing

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We know that modeling for 3D printing can be confusing: In 3D modeling, as in 3D printing, there is no one size fits all approach. We all use different software, print in different materials, and not only use different printers but also different printing technologies.

Know Your Materials: VeroClear RGD810

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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.

Multi-Material 3D Printing: Testing Graded Bio Inspired Composites

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In the recently published ‘Fracture Behavior of Bio-Inspired Functionally Graded Soft-Hard Composites Made by Multi-Material 3D Printing: The Case of Colinear Cracks,’ researchers from Delft. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3D printed fracture mechanics models 3d printing research functionally graded materials Functionally Graded Soft-Hard Composites multimaterial Objet350 Connex3TM 3D printer tu delft

How to Get Started with 3D Modeling: An Interview with 3D Modeling Expert Jonathan Williamson

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Are you thinking of learning 3D modeling? Or how long it will take you before you can make your first 3D model? Jonathan, you are a professional 3D modeler with years of experience. Doesn’t the world have enough 3D modelers already? It all starts with a model.

Did You Know You Can Turn a 2D Photo into a Printable 3D Model?

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3D printing authority Sculpteo wrote about a method to turn 2D photos into 3D models in a recent blog post. According to Sculpteo, anyone interested in turning their 2D photos into 3D printed models will need to have a basic understand of Extrude Tool, MeshMixer, Blender, or SketchUp.

Experience World War I with this 3D-Printed Model of the Atlantikwall Coastline

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You don’t need to be a history buff to appreciate this model of the Belgian coastline during World War 1. Using aerial photographs of the coast taken during 1914-1918, researchers at the museum recreated a basic 3D model of the coastline. Applying color to the model.

Trends and Innovation in the Energy & Materials Industry

3D Perspectives

If there is one constant in the Energy & Materials industry it is the onward march of change. Recently, a panel of Dassault Systèmes experts came together to answer some of the most urgent questions facing the Energy & Materials (E&M) sector today. Energy & Materials

Accelerated Insertion of Materials for Additive Manufacturing

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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.

Make Your Own Simple Model of an Arm Using 3D Printing and Basic Materials

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We’ve seen and reported on some impressive 3D printed anatomical models not to mention the bio-printed organs that constitute major breakthroughs in science and medicine. 3D Design 3D Printing Health 3D Printing 3d printed anatomical models 3d printed arm 3d printing anatomy 3D-printed anatomical model Alejandro Medrano anatomical 3d prints elbow joint thingiverse

Material advances in metal 3D printing

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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.

PhD Candidate 3D Printing Kidney and Prostate Models for Clinical Trial with Stratasys

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The LaGuardia Studio at New York University (NYU), a 3D printing studio, offers students, faculty, alumni, researchers, and visiting artists the chance to take advantage of cross-discipline curricula. View the entire article via our website.

Defining Rubber-Like Materials in SOLIDWORKS Simulation Premium

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It provides you with a wide variety of material models for nonlinear analyses. are materials that go through large deformation very rapidly with relatively a low value of stress or applied load. SOLIDWORKS Simulation 3D CAD 3D Printing Materials

With 3D printing materials, knowledge is power

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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.

Looking Ahead: The Energy & Materials Industry of 2025

3D Perspectives

What will the Energy & Materials industry look like in 2025? Sustainability, competition, and workforce of the future technology are shaping the energy & materials industry of 2025. Energy & Materials

How Educators and Students create realistic full-colour multi-material 3D models

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Students with colour 3D printed models. It creates models , prototypes , tools and some finished products faster and with fewer constraints, empowering designers to make better-informed decisions and refine their design more quickly. 3D Printing in multiple materials and colours.

3D Printing Tutorial: Print Your Autodesk Maya 3D Model

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When turning your 3D model into a 3D print, the software you’re using may require some extra editing before you end up with a printable piece: the wall thickness needs to be checked, the model needs to be watertight, and your final printing size needs to be defined.

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Cancer gets kicked by 3D printed radiotherapy models

3D Printing Industry

At the Tomsk Cancer Research Institute of Tomsk Polytechnic University, Russia, a team has developed a new, 3D printable material, that helps to asses […]. Medical & Dental 3D printed models cancer cancer research cancer treatment dosimetry phantoms medical modeling phantom organs phantoms Radiation radiotherapy Tomsk Tomsk Cancer Research Institute Tomsk Polytechnic University Yuri Cherepennikov3D printing is helping researchers in the fight against cancer.

University of Rochester Medical Center: New 3D Printed Medical Models for Training Even Bleed

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3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3d printed medical models 3D printed simulation 3d printed surgical models 3d printed surgical planning models 3D printed surgical simulation models 3D printed surgical training materials 3d printing and surgical planning 3d printing surgical pre-planning University of Rochester Medical Center