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Factors Contributing to AM Growth

Wohlers Talk

The additive manufacturing (AM) industry came within about $200 million from producing $10 billion in products and services last year. This is based on research for Wohlers Report 2019. What’s more, it grew by nearly 62% over the past two years. What’s driving this impressive growth?

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Austin trip to meet customers

SolidWorks Legion

Austin, TX has long been on my todo list for work travel. There are a lot of great SOLIDWORKS customers in the Austin region. Come last week, my long awaited plans came to fruition. This was a busy trip. Visited several customers in both San Antonio and Austin.

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Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Machine Tool Company Commercializes New Metal 3D Printer

3DPrint.com

A new metal 3D printer developed by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Machine Tool Co., – a group company of the Japanese industrial firm Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. MHI) – has just. View the entire article via our website.

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Earth Day 2019

3D Perspectives

We’re celebrating Earth Day …and there’s no turning back! Back in 1970, a U.S. Senator, a U.S. Congressman and a Harvard University professor organized a nationwide demonstration to focus attention on the environment.

3D Medical Applications

Held in Baltimore, Maryland, this event will bring together thought leaders, experts, engineers, doctors, researchers, and regulators in the many medical methods for 3D technology.The 3D Medical Applications conference is the most comprehensive, game-changing, meeting of minds for the future of 3D in healthcare.

Four Reasons Why PDM Pro is the Only Way to Go

The Solidworks Blog

How many SOLIDWORKS part files do you have on your hard drive? I did a search this morning for ‘*.sldprt’ sldprt’ and Windows returned 15,701 items – and that’s just my local data drive. What about the shared network folders I work from?

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Ford cancels Mexico plant, expands U.S. factory and…

Design 2 Part News

“Ford cancels Mexico plant, expands U.S. factory and adds 700 jobs” By Nathan Bomey, USA TODAY. Ford Motor announced Tuesday that it would cancel plans for a $1.6 billion Mexico plant and launch a Michigan expansion in a move that may be viewed as a capitulation to Donald Trump.

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Client Story: SOLIDWORKS Helps Nano Dimension Design & Test Their Innovative 3D Printer

Modern Tech

TriMech is fortunate to work with clients from Maine to Florida and out to Arkansas, offering a range of engineering solutions. This week's client story showcases building and testing an innovative 3D printer in-house using SOLIDWORKS.

[Podcast] How One Teacher is Changing mindsets, One Student at a Time, with STEM

The Solidworks Blog

When passion and purpose meet the world’s needs, great things happen. Cesar Gutierrez is a teacher whose purpose in life is changing not only his students’ lives, but changing his entire community through STEM.

Turning a Stick into a 3D Printed Bronze Stylus

i.materialise

Jeremy Burnich discovered metalpoint sketching by accident – and soon after created a bronze stylus in the shape of a stick by using 3D printing. The design was modeled in Rhino and ZBrush and manufactured in 3D printed bronze by i.materialise.

Purdue Researchers Create Soft Robotics Users Can Customize & Make Using 3D Printing

3DPrint.com

Researchers have patented promising new robotics technology created through the Purdue Office of Technology Commercialization, and outlined in ‘3D Architected Soft Machines with Topologically. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Robotics 3d printed robotics customized purdue university Purdue University 3D printed soft robotics Soft robotic soft robotics soft robots

WORLD FIRST: HRL Laboratories registered new 3D printed aluminum alloy

3D Printing Industry

HRL Laboratories, a research center owned jointly by General Motors and Boeing, has announced the registration of its high-strength aluminum alloy, paving the way for commercialization of the material.

WIN the 3D Printed Throne

DASI Solutions

The excitement for the final season of GOT has bubbled over at the DASI offices so we decided to share the fun with a CONTEST: Winner takes the (3D printed) Throne! 3D Printed Throne Contest: How to Enter To be … Continue reading →

Metal 3D printing: Meet the indestructible guitar

Sculpteo

Do you know what is one of the most robust 3D printing […]. The post Metal 3D printing: Meet the indestructible guitar appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

3D Printing News Briefs: April 21, 2019

3DPrint.com

We’re beginning with an aerospace 3D printing story in 3D Printing News Briefs today, then moving on to news about some upcoming industry events and finishing with a little business. Launcher. View the entire article via our website.

Nylon Plastics Material Guide: PA11, PA12, PA12GB in SLS and MJF

Shapeways Blog

Shapeways offers several different nylon plastic materials: Selective Laser Sintering (SLS) PA12 known as Versatile Plastic , Selective Laser Sintering (SLS) PA11 , Multi Jet Fusion (MJF) PA12 , and Multi Jet Fusion (MJF) PA12 Glass Beads.

CRP introduces Windform P-LINE range for HSS 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

Italian 3D printing materials manufacturer CRP Technology, has introduced the first product in its P-LINE range of Windform materials for High Speed Sintering (HSS).

Battle of software: SketchUp vs AutoCAD

Sculpteo

There is plenty to choose from when it comes to 3D soft […]. The post Battle of software: SketchUp vs AutoCAD appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Biodiscoveries: CELLINK is bioprinting its way into the future

3DPrint.com

Back in 2015, Erik Gatenholm realized there was no place to purchase bioink for 3D bioprinting. So, blown away by this gap in the market, he quickly worked with co-founder Hector Martinez to create a. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d bioprinter 3d printed bioink 3D printing bioink bioink bioprinters bioprinting cellink cellular bioink kits

Collaborating on the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform using the 3DPLAY App

The Solidworks Blog

The 3DPlay App on 3DEXPERIENCE platform is a powerful tool that enables collaboration of many different disciplines. One of them is the ability to share the simulation results from Structural Simulation Engineer (SSE).

HP develops new digital textile printers using additive manufacturing

3D Printing Industry

HP, an American multinational IT company behind the range of award-winning Multi Jet Fusion (MJF) 3D printers, has launched a portfolio of digital textile printers for fast and precise color-matching. The new products show how additive manufacturing is increasingly used for end-use production.

Licensing Agreement Basics for Startups

3D Innovations

For many inventors a licensing agreement is often a great option since it lets them develop a product, but then puts the expenses associated with commercialization on a more experienced manufacturer. What is a licensing agreement?

Wisconsin: Zero Barrier Labs is Trying to Make Metal 3D Printing 17 Times Cheaper

3DPrint.com

While many companies are keenly interested in the advances 3D printing is encouraging today—along with additive manufacturing processes making use of a variety of different metal powders to create. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Metal 3D Printing 3d printing startups metal 3d printing University of Wisconsin Madison

Big Data for the Future of Mobility – Insights About Opportunities and Challenges

BIS Research

An astounding amount of progress has been made in the automotive industry as vehicles continue to be developed and equipped with advanced technologies. There will be a stark difference between how a car is utilized today and how it will be useful in the future.

Using Geodesic Offsets on Complex Curves in SOLIDWORKS

Javelin Tech Tips

My architect friend was recently commissioned to design a community center. His client’s mandate was that the building had to be pointing to a monument on the other side of the world. My friend did not see this as a problem and proceeded to design the structure.

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Design Tips for Stereolithography 3D Printing

3E Rapid Prototyping

Stereolithography (SLA) is a versatile and high-quality manufacturing and prototyping process.

nScrypt and Sciperio Secure US Patent for Scalable Hybrid 3D Printing System

3DPrint.com

Florida manufacturer nScrypt develops high-precision micro-dispensing and direct digital manufacturing equipment and solutions for a range of industries. Just a few months ago, its research and. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printing patent direct digital manufacturing hybrid 3D printing invention inventor motion system nScrypt patent precision Sciperio sensors toolheads

Cognitive Electronic Warfare Market Defining the Strength of the Defense Industry Across Countries

BIS Research

With the advent of radio communications in the 19 th century, warfare technologies were used in all major conflicts. Especially, the electronic warfare techniques played a major role in modernizing the warfare during the World War II.

Building a Speaker Cart Using 3D Scanning and Reverse Engineering

Afinia

Background: My daughter is in an activity called “Colorguard” and is applying to be a captain for next season. One of the requirements for the application is to do something for the betterment of the Colorguard team.

Prusa Research launches model marketplace and 3D printer community map

3D Printing Industry

Award winning open source 3D printer manufacturer Prusa Research has revamped its sister site, PrusaPrinters. Dedicated to Original Prusa Printer owners, but open to all, this beta site offers several new and improved features aimed at making more of the community that surrounds Prusa Research.

Tel Aviv University: Researchers 3D Print Cardiac Patches & Cellularized Hearts

3DPrint.com

Researchers at Tel Aviv University continue to try to meet the ongoing challenges in cardiac tissue engineering. In ‘3D Printing of Personalized Thick and Perfusable Cardiac Patches and. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Bioprinting 3D printed cardiac patches 3d printed heart bioprinting Tel Aviv University

Advanced, Integrated, and Efficient Operating Room Systems – A Market Overview

BIS Research

Camera systems, surgical tables and lights, medical printers, image capture devices, and room lightings are some of the many devices that are used in an operating room (OR).

Model-Based Enterprise Summit 2019

Modern Tech

Recently, I had the opportunity to attend the Model-Based Enterprise Summit at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Gaithersburg, MD.

Sintratec donates SLS Kit to Southern Union’s 3D printing programme

3D Printing Industry

Sintratec, a Swiss company specializing in the development and production of SLS 3D printers has donated one of its SLS Kits to the Southern Union State Community College (SUSCC) in Alabama.

Bioprinting: What are the Legal Implications of Defective Design Software?

3DPrint.com

3D printing has taken off at lightning speed, with innovations emerging around the world continually—and virtually unregulated. While there may be some serious discussions and expectations regarding. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Bioprinting Medical 3D Printing 3d printing legalities 3d printing liability 3d printing organs bioprinting Bioprinting liability cad software legal issues liability tissue engineering

Redefining the future of architecture with the 3DEXPERIENCE platform

3D Perspectives

Founded in 1972, the Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc) teaches students to explore some of today’s greatest urban challenges including reimagining cities or designing for sustainability.

Reviewing ASME Standards for Additive Manufacturing

Modern Tech

From an engineering perspective, if you’re looking into the world of Model-Based Design (MBD) or have already been shifting that way, you’ll want to start research some of the new standards that are being developed by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME).