BMW uses German RepRap x500 3D printer to optimize prototyping processes

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German multinational automotive company BMW has used the x500 system from FFF 3D printer manufacturer German RepRap to help save time and implement more flexibility in its production processes. BMW has been using 3D printing from German RepRap for several years, and uses the x500 3D printer for prototyping, helping the vehicle manufacturer to meet […]. Automotive BMW German RepRap RepRap x500

German RepRap launches L320 liquid silicone 3D printer

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3D printer manufacturer German RepRap has launched a new Liquid Additive Manufacturing (LAM) system. Named the L320, the system has a larger build volume than the L280 German RepRap’s first LAM printer, and can be used to process injection molding grade silicone. 3D Printers Adrian Bowyer Benedikt Höß German RepRap L320 Liquid Additive Manufacturing

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German RepRap Introduces New L320 3D Printer for Liquid Additive Manufacturing

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First introduced on the AM trade show circuit in 2017, the unique Liquid Additive Manufacturing (LAM) 3D printing process by industrial 3D printer manufacturer German RepRap works somewhat like. 3D Printers 3D Printing crosslinked german reprap industrial 3d printer industrial 3d printing L320 LAM LAM 3D printer Liquid Additive Manufacturing Liquid Silicone Rubber new 3d printer Simplify3D

German RepRap introduce first production LAM 3D printer – Technical specifications

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German RepRap, manufacturers of FFF 3D printers, has introduced its first Liquid Additive Manufacturing (LAM) production-ready 3D printer, the L280. The company stated: “LAM is a very interesting 3D printing process because it works with a material that is in a liquid form that is vulcanized under heat exposure to its final form, contrary to […]. 3D Printers FORMNEXT 2018 German RepRap L280 Liquid Additive Manufacturing

German RepRap Introduces New Polyurethane Material, Developed with ebalta Kunststoff for Liquid Additive Manufacturing Process

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3D printing liquid materials 3d printing material 3D printing plastic 3d printing processes ebalta Kunststoff Gmbh Formnext Frankfurt 2016 german reprap germany LAM Liquid Additive Manufacturing liquid plastic liquid printing polyurethaneTypically when we hear about polyurethane (PU) material, it’s being utilized as a foam for things like mattresses, upholstery, insulation, or even mixed with shaving cream to 3D print a statue.

Reprap: A Tinkerer’s Wonderland

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Anybody who has ever used a 3D printer, for sure, must know RepRap. Some of the founders of 3D printing companies have played in this manufacturing wonderland once in their life, cultivating deep initiative, perseverance, and skills in the process, three of the major qualities […].

Researchers Develop Ceramic Composite 3D Printing Material and Process Chain for FDM Printers

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Science & Technology ceramic powder ceramics 3D printing composite material fff 3d printing fused filament fabrication german reprap german reprap x350pro journal article Karlsruhe Institute of Technology rapid prototyping reprap 3d printer research paper University of FreiburgThere are multiple methods of manufacturing ceramic materials, including powder injection molding (PIM) and, of course, 3D printing.

Incredibly Robust and Sturdy RepRap 3D Printer Created by 3DPB Forum Member ‘MiniMadRyan’

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In the process I had dozens of friends and family members down here in Florida to share the special occasion with my... View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printers 3D Printing 3d printed 3d printer 3dpb.com MiniMadRyan reprap reprap 3d printer This past weekend, I was lucky enough to marry a wonderful woman.

RepRap: Blog: Vapor Treating ABS RP parts

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RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. If youre done processing put a lid on the jar loosely and as the vapor cools it will condence back into liquid to be stored in your acetone jar again.

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RepRap: Blog: Sourcing a 3d Printer

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RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. Its amazing to see how much the RepRap community has grown in the 6 years since it started , and little over 3 since RepRap 1.0

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Best RepRap 3D Printer Kits of 2018

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In layman’s terms, a RepRap 3D printer is a 3D printer that can print the necessary parts to build another 3D printer – “RepRap” is short for replicating rapid prototyper. We have chosen 5 RepRap 3D printers that we think are worthy of consideration. RepRap Guru DIY Prusa i3 V2.

RepRap: Blog: Colour Mix Progress

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RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. Pia Taubert, who has been working for the past few months in the RepRap Lab at Bath on the colour mixing project, has got continuous control of the mix working.

What is RepRap & RapMan Z-Axis Wobble?

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I''m fairly confident that any issues with the Y-Axis alignment and the Bed Leveling alignment on my RapMan has been successfully solved using the new tools that I designed to make the process more precise.

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RepRap: Blog: Colour mixing

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RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. Could you use a IR LED & sensor to auto detect the color is true & automate the process?

Hürner-Funken Enjoys Success with German RepRap X400 in 3D Printing Prototypes & Small Batches

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Considering they’ve been doing this for nearly a century, while processes may have had some transformations over. 3D Printers 3D Printing 3D printed fan components 3D printed small batches 3D printed ventilation components 3d printing prototypes german reprap German RepRap X400 germany Hürner-FunkenGermany’s Hürner-Funken is in the business of making quality fans that don’t corrode.

RepRap: Blog: New Extruder Design

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RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. I have (finally) finished my 1.75mm filament extruder design for RepRap. Its all here on the RepRap Wiki. posted by reprap : April 30, 2011 6:45 PM.

Kühling&Kühling Are Advancing 3D Support Material and Processes for ABS Printing

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Kühling&Kühling make the RepRap Industrial 3D Printer from their own manufacturing facility in Kiel, Germany. Introduced in early 2013, the RepRap Industrial is powered by Open Source development to create its software and hardware.... 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printing support materials ABS printing germany Kühling&Kühling Rapid.Tech 2015 in Erfurt RepRap Industrial 3D Printer Sli3er soluble support functionality

The RepRap Community Hub experience at TCTShow 2014.Part 1

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I knew I was doing that when I informed RichRap on the RepRap Forum , that I’d be willing to help out at the RepRap community hub at this year’s (2014) TCTShow in Birmingham, England. Who visited the RepRap Community Hub and what type of questions were asked.

Yearly RepRap adventures roundup 2012

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Another year of RepRapping development adventures is over (for some historic reason my development season runs from October to the end of September each year) In the last years roundup (2010-2011) I had the following to say  Link if you need a reminder.

German RepRap’s Surprise: Silicone 3D Printing

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German RepRap's two-step silicone 3D printing process. In a big surprise, at least for me, Read the whole entry. » » printer

German RepRap Printers Are the Focus of 3D Printing Workshop in South Africa

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We have seen many, many case studies about how German RepRap has improved manufacturing and prototyping processes for industrial clients – from automotive companies to aircraft manufacturers to. 3D Printers 3D Printing 3d printing education 3D Printing Summer School 3d printing workshops Aachen University Aachen University of Applied Sciences german reprap Laura Thurn protos v3 Tshwane University of Technology TUT

RepRap: Blog: Like a glue gun on a robot arm.

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RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. Weve always described the RepRap in simplistic terms as being like a glue gun on a robot arm.

RepRap Phone Host 3d printing app is released into Windows mobile phone ecosystem

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From app description: RepRap Phone Host is a Windows Phone 8 application that allows you to process and then ultimately 3D print STL format 3D models on your "RepRap" type 3D printer running "Repetier" firmware and in possession of a Bluetooth serial bridge.

TCT Show 2014 Industry Review & Technology round-up - RepRap Community Hub

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The 2014 TCT Show was another total success for the RepRap, Open Source and Maker community. The RepRap Hub this year was dedicated to individuals and projects doing all sorts of work in the RepRap and Maker communities. It would not be RepRap, without RepRapPro!

Temperature effects with PLA printing / RepRap News

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I found the pictures today, and you may find it interesting, so here is what I remember about the experiment and process - Last year when I didn''t manage to get hold of any Laywood for testing, I decided to see what effect temperature had on PLA when it''s printed smoothly at a controlled rate.

RepRap: Blog: New open source slicer: CuraEngine!

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RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. On-the-fly model preparation There is no slicing button anymore because it starts processing right-away.

RepRap: Blog: Print any colour you like.

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RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. Some time ago I started to build a mixer nozzle for RepRap that would take four coloured filaments and combine them out of a single nozzle.

RepRap: Blog: 0.01 Layer Height on a Prusa Mendel

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RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. I moved to Marlin Firmware (Which has became all the rage in the RepRap IRC Channel ), and Slic3r for Gcode generation (Does same job as Skeinforge ).

3DR RepRap Delta Printer - Part 2 - Assembly preparation and build

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Hello all, This is Part 2 of the 3DR RepRap Delta printer, in this post we will look at the preparation of parts, how the printer is assembled and string our Spectra Line drives. And finally the first set of RepRap Community Hub stand graphics were printed and delivered today - looking nice!

3D Printing Helps Autonomous Sailboat Take On the Atlantic

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Industrial 3D printer manufacturer German RepRap, based in Munich, first introduced its large X1000 3D printer in 2014, and it’s been evolving ever since. The industrial printer, with a massive. View the entire article via our website.

RepRap, the book

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Well, as many of you may know my PhD was on the mechanical considerations for Darwin (the first release of the RepRap printer). Please ignore the copywrite statement, this was necessary to get it submitted under university rules on time, and is in a long drawn out process of being waived

3DR RepRap Delta Printer - Part 1 - Release - Mini Maker-Faire London

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In future posts we will look at the following as a guide to the whole process of building and setup of a 3D printer. I would like to thank everyone working on RepRap projects the world over. Preparations for the show are well under way, it should be a great RepRap Event!

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RepRap: Blog: Say goodbye to unsightly STL triangle misery! Forever!

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RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. I built a simple CSG modeller into the RepRap Java Host Software. Wow - I find the idea of running an STL through the final process meassively appealing.

Slicing and dicing with image processing

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reprap Slice and Dice Tommelise 3.0 In which your narrator rebuilds Tommelises Slice and Dice app.

RepRap: Blog: Being in a 3D world, with a 3D printer? what do I.

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RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. On my mac, I installed the following to make this work ( its Processing based, so should work anywhere very similarly ) : Processing 1.5.1

RepRap: Blog: A new approach to printing metals

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RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. Whilst I accepted this was not a long term solution, I thought that if we could get it to work in steady state conditions we could learn more about the process.

RepRap: Blog: 3D printers shown to emit potentially harmful.

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RepRap: Blog. Blog for the RepRap project at www.reprap.org - a project to create an open-source self-copying 3D printer. It appears that we have might have a problem not so much with the outgassing from our printers but from nanoparticles produced by our extruders during the printing process. Wednesday, July 24, 2013. 3D printers shown to emit potentially harmful nanosized particles. I am reposting this out of physorg.com.