In Vivo Bioprinting Made Possible with Digital Near-infrared Photopolymerization

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Researchers from Belgium, China, and the US have come together to study 3D bioprinting, working to expand noninvasive, in vivo applications further. Releasing the findings of their study in. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Bioprinting 3D printed ear tissue 3d printing research in vivo 3D bioprinting Noninvasive bioprinting

Taiwan: UV, Blue & Red Photo-Confinement in 3D Printing

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3D Printing photolithography photopolymerization confinement (PC) polymerization initiation and inhibitionTaiwanese scientists are researching ways to overcome obstacles in photolithography, detailing their findings in the recently published paper, ‘3-Wavelength (UV, Blue, Red) Controlled. View the entire article via our website.

3D Printing New Dyes for Photoinitiators in Three-Component Systems

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Researchers from France and Australia worked together recently to develop new 3D printing materials, apprising us of the details in the recently published ‘Free Radical Photopolymerization and 3D. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3D printing dyes photoinitiators Photoinitiators in Three-Component Systems photopolymerization study

Photocentric Unveils New LC Magna 3D Printer

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3D Printers 3D Printing BASF 3D Printing Solutions LC Magna LCD 3d printer Photocentric photopolymerizationTo provide alternatives to conventional methods of manufacture, Photocentric is developing 3D printers that operate using patented technology to create a 3D object from a 2D image on a screen. View the entire article via our website.

Innovative Partnerships Drive 3D Printing Materials Development

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Sponsored 3d printing resins Carbon CLIP photopolymer photopolymerization photopolymers polymers SartomerSuccessful adoption of additive manufacturing technologies in mass manufacturing requires close partnerships across hardware, software and materials technologies. In order to unlock 3D printing’s. View the entire article via our website.

3D Printing Processes Activated by Light: Reviewing Photocatalytic Systems

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3D Printing Light Metal-Based Photocatalysts Photocatalytic Systems photopolymerizationIn the recently published ‘Recent Advances on Visible Light Metal-Based Photocatalysts for Polymerization under Low Light Intensity,’ French researcher Frédéric Dumur investigates 3D printing. View the entire article via our website.

Interview with Korean Firm Graphy on Developing Cutting Edge Photopolymers for 3D Printing

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Exclusive Interviews 3d printing resins Creator dlp dlp sla Graphy Korea MSLA photopolymer photopolymerization photopolymers sla vat polymerizationWhereas FDM knowledge has been spread far and wide DLP and SLA learnings are often locked away behind closed doors. Only recently have we started to see many low-cost SLA. The post Interview with. View the entire article via our website.

3D Printed Self-Healing Material Can Fix Sole of Shoe In Two Hours

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Science & Technology journal article nature Nature Journal photopolymerization research paper self-healing materials University of Southern California usc USC ViterbiThe potential uses for unique self-healing materials are numerous, varying from fixing cell phone screens and other electronics to repairing cartilage and other biomedical applications. Now, a team. View the entire article via our website.

From 3D Printing to Additive Manufacturing: Industry Experts to Meet at BIG IDEAS for UV+EB Technology Conference

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3D Printing Sponsored 3d printer resin big ideas conference photopolymer photopolymerization radtech Sartomer Sartomer acrylate resins ultraviolet light uv uv ledA unique, high-level cross section of supply and customer chain innovators are gathering March 19-20, 2019, in Redondo Beach, CA for BIG IDEAS for UV+EB Technology, a conference dedicated to the. View the entire article via our website.

Interview with Manuela Pipino of Stereolithography & DLP Company Lumi Industries

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3D Printing curing SLA resin with UV light Desktop DLP 3D Printer dlp italy Lumi Industries Lumifold TAB lumiofold Manuela Pipino photopolymer photopolymer resin photopolymerization sla sla printerLumi Industries is an Italian company specializing in stereolithography 3D printers. We covered the company’s Kickstarter launch in 2015, the launch of their DLP printer, the Lumifold foldable. View the entire article via our website.

Design choices–an interview with Roland 3D printer developer

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This printer is in the category of professional, desktop stereolithography or vat photopolymerization systems. Additive Manufacturing Consumer Products Leslie''s blog Personal 3D printers Rapid Prototyping Vat Photopolymerization Roland DGA Roland is also a developer of 3D printers. The company’s most recent 3D printer is the monoFab ARM-10, which uses a layered projection system and resin material.

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The 8 ways 3D printing is changing manufacturing forever

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3D Printers Additive Manufacturing Binder Jetting Directed Energy Deposition Extrusion Industries Leslie's blog Material Jetting Materials Powder Bed Fusion Rapid MFG Rapid Prototyping Vat PhotopolymerizationPeople debate whether 3D printing / additive manufacturing will really have an impact on design and manufacturing. Hod Lipson, professor at Columbia University, recently gave a presentation on why 3D printing will definitely disrupt what we know of today as design and manufacturing.

Laser-Based 3D Printing Used to Fabricate Tiny Microstructures for Tissue Repair

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Are 3D printing companies shifting their focus?

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3D Printers Additive Manufacturing Binder Jetting Directed Energy Deposition Extrusion Leslie''s blog Material Jetting Materials Powder Bed Fusion Production 3D Printers / AM Systems Professional 3D Printers Rapid MFG Rapid Prototyping Sheet Lamination Vat Photopolymerization An interesting development is emerging with the major 3D printing manufacturers.

Working with plastics in 3D printing

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— The main 3DP/AM technologies that work with photopolymers are: –vat photopolymerization, also known as stereolithography (SL); –digital light processing (DLP), which includes Continuous Digital Light Manufacturing (cDLM) technology from EnvisionTEC and the MOVINGlight process from Prodways ; –Continuous Liquid Interface Production (CLIP) from Carbon ; –and various material jetting processes, such as PolyJet from Stratasys Ltd.

TU Wien Research Team Develops Method for High-Resolution 3D Printing of Tough, Homogenous Photopolymers

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Science & Technology copolymers ester journal article light-curing Ottawa photopolymer photopolymerization polymer chemistry research paper TU WienThe Technical University of Vienna (TU Wien) in Austria has completed plenty of research about unique 3D printing materials, such as magnets, over the years. Now, researchers are working on a method. View the entire article via our website.

South Korean Researchers Using Oxygen Diffusion Technique to Build 3D Printed Micropatterns

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3D Printing News Briefs: November 5, 2019

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We’ve got some formnext announcements to start off today’s 3D Printing News Briefs – atum3D is introducing its newest DLP 3D printer, while Incus GmbH plans to launch its. View the entire article via our website.

A visual look at the history of 3D printing

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3D Printers 3D Printing Basics Additive Manufacturing Binder Jetting Directed Energy Deposition Extrusion Industries Leslie''s blog Material Jetting Powder Bed Fusion Production 3D Printers / AM Systems Professional 3D Printers Rapid MFG Rapid Prototyping Service Bureaus Sheet Lamination Vat Photopolymerization This graphic gives you a very nice look at what happened when in the 3D printing industry. It begins in 1983, but you can see when it really started to take off, at around 2008.

Additive manufacturing moves beyond the “cool” phase

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3D Printers Additive Manufacturing Aerospace Automotive CNC Milling Machines Consumer Products Directed Energy Deposition Extrusion Industrial Leslie's blog Material Jetting Materials Medical Powder Bed Fusion Rapid MFG Rapid Prototyping Vat PhotopolymerizationThe next trend you’ll find with Additive Manufacturing (AM), also known as 3D printing, is the growth of additive services. Part of this growth is driven by customer need, part by the frequent acquisitions made by the larger vendors.

RAPID 2017: Paxis LLC Introducing WAV Additive Manufacturing Process

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3D Printing Business 3d printing service bureau CIDEAS industrial 3d printing investment casting large build volume patent-pending Paxis LLC photopolymerization RAPID + TCT RAPID 2017 vat system WAV Wave Applied VoxelAbout a year after Carbon introduced its breakthrough CLIP 3D printing technology in 2015, it announced four partners that would be using the high speed technology, including CIDEAS, which was one of. View the entire article via our website.

Additive manufacturing turns design efficiency on its head

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3D Printers Additive Manufacturing Aerospace Binder Jetting Directed Energy Deposition Extrusion Industrial Leslie''s blog Material Jetting Medical Powder Bed Fusion Production 3D Printers / AM Systems Professional 3D Printers Sheet Lamination Vat Photopolymerization Design cost out by increasing part complexity. Tyler Reid, Manufacturing Application Manager, GoEngineer. Engineers are normally introduced to the concept of design for manufacture (DFM) while in school.

Additive manufacturing helps build a system than blends multiple solar technologies

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3D Printers Additive Manufacturing Industrial Leslie''s blog Machining / Milling Materials News Production 3D Printers / AM Systems Professional 3D Printers Rapid Injection Molding Rapid Prototyping Vat Photopolymerization Proto Labs Inc A debate is going on in the additive manufacturing and manufacturing world, with some proponents pushing for the elimination of traditional manufacturing methods (such as CNCs and injection molding) in favor of solely additive manufacturing.

Does 3D printing need its own operating system?

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3D Printers Consumer Products Entertainment Extrusion Leslie's blog Personal 3D printers Personal 3D printing software Software Vat Photopolymerization 3DPrinterOSWhether you use professional 3D printing machines or more commercial desktop units, every user has some issues with getting the designed part to print correctly. Part of the problem is the software used to convert a design into 3D printable slices.

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A look at the future of additive from the AMUG Conference

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7 news ways you’ll 3D print parts in 2017

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3D Printers Additive Manufacturing Aerospace Automotive Binder Jetting Consumer Products Directed Energy Deposition Entertainment Extrusion Industrial Leslie's blog Material Jetting Materials Medical Powder Bed Fusion Rapid MFG Rapid Prototyping Sheet Lamination Vat PhotopolymerizationAt the two major 3D printing conferences this year, AMUG and RAPID, companies introduced new ways to additively make parts. Some of these new 3D printing technologies are available now.

Underwriters Laboratories offers a resource for 3D printing info needs

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Researchers Use PowerPoint Slide and LED Projector to Create Self-Folding 3D Origami Structures

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Science & Technology 3D structures Air Force Office of Scientific Research biomedical fabrication Georgia Institute of Technology Georgia Tech journal article LED projector liquid polymer metamaterials National Science Foundation (NSF) Origami origami and 3d printing Peking University photopolymerization PowerPoint research paper Science Advances self-folding soft robotics volume shrinkage

Form 2 desktop SL 3D printer offers bigger build volume

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3D Printers Additive Manufacturing Consumer Products Entertainment Industrial Leslie's blog Materials Medical News Packaging Personal 3D printers Vat Photopolymerization FormlabsDesktop 3d printers are an excellent and affordable way to prototype parts during the initial design iteration stages. For those engineers who do use desktop 3D printers , a popular choice is to use stereolithography (SL) technology.

How 3D printing eliminates costs

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3D Printers Additive Manufacturing Binder Jetting Directed Energy Deposition Extrusion Industries Leslie's blog Material Jetting Materials Powder Bed Fusion Rapid MFG Rapid Prototyping Vat PhotopolymerizationPeople debate whether 3D printing / additive manufacturing will really have an impact on design and manufacturing. Hod Lipson, professor at Columbia University, recently gave a presentation on why 3D printing will definitely disrupt what we know of today as design and manufacturing.

How service providers can meet your low-volume 3D printing needs

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Additive Manufacturing Extrusion Leslie's blog Powder Bed Fusion Rapid MFG Rapid Prototyping Service Bureau News Vat PhotopolymerizationTo prototype a design, or even to handle short-run production, you would probably need: –one or more subtractive machines (such as a mill, lathe, drill press, stamping press, etc.). –at least one or more injection molding machines.

Master Class: Chuck Hull on the 3D printing industry

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3D Printers Additive Manufacturing Aerospace Automotive Consumer Products Entertainment Industrial Industries Leslie's blog Master Class Materials Medical Vat PhotopolymerizationAn important way to gain mastery is to learn from the master developers or users, those who developed a technology or an industry, or those who took a technology to a new level. One such master is Chuck Hull, the founder of stereolithography (SL).

3D printing shifts into manufacturing

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3D Printers Industrial Leslie's blog Materials Rapid MFG Vat Photopolymerization 3D SystemsAt the recent AMUG Conference in St. Louis, many conversations focused on taking 3D printing / additive manufacturing (3DP/AM) more into manufacturing rather than just prototyping. Over the next few years, you will see a number of product introductions and systems that demonstrate more manufacturing capability. 3D Systems, though, demonstrated such an approach at AMUG with its Figure 4 system.

Tips for improving 3D printing workflows

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7 news ways you’ll 3D print parts in 2017

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3D Printers Additive Manufacturing Aerospace Automotive Binder Jetting Consumer Products Directed Energy Deposition Entertainment Extrusion Industrial Leslie's blog Material Jetting Materials Medical Powder Bed Fusion Rapid MFG Rapid Prototyping Sheet Lamination Vat PhotopolymerizationAt the two major 3D printing conferences this year, AMUG and RAPID, companies introduced new ways to additively make parts. Some of these new 3D printing technologies are available now.

Accelerating the Future of 3D Printing

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3D Printers Consumer Products Leslie''s blog Materials Vat Photopolymerization autodesk A news release including this commentary from Carl Bass just crossed my desk. Check it out; it’s an interesting development. By Carl Bass, Autodesk President and Chief Executive Officer. For years, Ive been fascinated by the promise and frustrated by the reality of 3D printing. Today, Autodesk is announcing two contributions to help make things better.

Testing consumer 3D printers

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3D Printers Additive Manufacturing Consumer Products Entertainment Extrusion Leslie''s blog Material Jetting Personal 3D printers Rapid Prototyping Vat Photopolymerization The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is underway, so you can expect to see a number of consumer based 3D printing introductions. Would you consider using a consumer style 3D printer?

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Why 3D printed lattices could replace foam

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3D Printers Additive Manufacturing Consumer Products Entertainment Featured Leslie's blog Materials Rapid MFG Software Vat Photopolymerization Carbon3DPolyurethane foam chemistry is used in many applications across industry verticals such as automotive, packaging, construction, electronics, bedding, and furniture. But innovations in foam’s comfort, performance, and safety have been evolutionary at best.

3D Systems says its fab-grade printers as good as or more productive than injection molding

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3D Printers Industrial Leslie''s blog News Powder Bed Fusion Production 3D Printers / AM Systems Professional 3D Printers Vat Photopolymerization 3dSystems In a recent press release, 3D Systems  (NYSE:DDD) announced that its fab-grade 3D printers effectively matched and exceeded the productivity of traditional injection molding in the direct manufacture of functional parts.

LUXeXceL’s 3D printing process for optics is an alternative to injection molding

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3D Printers Automotive Industrial Leslie''s blog Material Jetting Materials Medical Production 3D Printers / AM Systems Professional 3D Printers Rapid MFG Rapid Prototyping Vat Photopolymerization LUXeXceL Group BV Even though recent news reports speculate that HP could enter the market for 3D printed glass, LUXeXceL Group , Goes, The Netherlands, has been 3D printing optics for some time now.

What’s in a name? Thoughts on Stereolithography terminology

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Leslie's blog Vat Photopolymerization uniontechBy Jim Reitz, General Manager of Union Tech, Inc. While speaking to attendees at the Additive Manufacturing Users Group recently, I observed that the term SLA® has become synonymous with a range of additive manufacturing processes that use a UV light source to cure, layer by layer, a photopolymer formulation to translate a Computer Aided Design (CAD) into a three-dimensional part.

Get the latest 3D printing developments at the AMUG and RAPID Conferencess

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How to insure a design is 3D printable

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