2019

U.S. Comeback in AM

Wohlers Talk

Is the U.S. making a comeback in additive manufacturing? Some might question whether the U.S. had fallen back in its position. In the 2000s, the U.S. definitely lost ground in a number of areas to the likes of China and Germany.

Wire Printing in Cura by Chuck

DIY 3D Printing

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Liquid magnets made possible by Berkley lab 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

A team of scientists from the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, a Department of Energy (DOE) office lab managed by the University of California, have used a modified 3D printer to produce liquid droplets imbued with magnetic properties.

SOLIDWORKS Simulation Accuracy Report by AFNOR

The Solidworks Blog

Need to know how accurate SOLIDWORKS Simulation really is? How about within 1 percent of the referenced solution?!

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.

Medical Applications of 3D Printing

Shapeways Blog

3D printed protein models by Biologic Models. 3D printing medical applications are gaining tremendous momentum in the medical industry.

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Additive Manufacturing Takes Flight with Marshall Aerospace

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

For Marshall Aerospace and Defense Group , the time is now to take flight.

Honolulu Mini Maker Faire — June 22, 2019

3D Innovations

Save the date for the Honolulu Mini Maker Faire on June 22 nd. The event will take place at the ‘Iolani School from 12pm to 5pm. This is a great family event and a chance to see what the local maker community is working on.

Thermwood and Bell 3D Print Helicopter Blade Mold

Additive Manufacturing

A joint venture program between Thermwood and Bell has pushed the limits of 3D printing, resulting in what Thermwood believes is the largest 3D printed autoclave capable tool ever made. A common limiting factor within aerospace development programs is expensive, long-lead time tooling.

Navigating advanced shipbuilding with 3DEXPERIENCE

3D Perspectives

Many countries are spending extensively on upgrading and expanding their current fleet of naval vessels, which more and more are also involved in providing humanitarian assistance and disaster relief operations. This market is expected to reach US$43 billion (38.2 euros) by 2023.

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.

3D-Printed Figurines

Wohlers Talk

3D scanning and printing tools make it possible to produce color figurines of action figures, pets, our kids, and a lot more. Prior to our daughter’s wedding last July, we decided to produce a custom cake topper of her and her fiancé.

DIY Desktop Spot Welding Machines

DIY 3D Printing

I was looking for a cheap spot welder to make some welds on few 18650 modules, but I couldn't find aynthing affordable for my country. I found two projects with upcycled transformers which are the basis for DIY spot welder. Making this could be dangerouse. Stay safe! diy electronics tool welding

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NASA awards $73.7 million contract to Made In Space for orbiting Archinaut 3D printing spacecraft

3D Printing Industry

Californian off-world manufacturer Made In Space has been awarded with a $73.7 million contract from NASA to demonstrate 3D printing in a Low Earth Orbit (LEO).

SOLIDWORKS 2020 Beta is Live!

The Solidworks Blog

We are excited to announce that SOLIDWORKS® 2020 Beta is live and ready for your feedback!

Meet the Fifth Grade 3D Designers of Trojan’s Tinker

Shapeways Blog

Joining Creativity and Technology in Early Education. At Southeast of Saline Elementary school in Kansas, art and technology teacher Kinsy McVay challenged the students in his 5th grade art class to design and market their own 3D printed creations. “I

You might soon be able to 3D print wood

Sculpteo

We are now able to 3D print a lot of different material […]. The post You might soon be able to 3D print wood appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

A Bioprinting World Map

3DPrint.com

With 109 established bioprinting companies and many entrepreneurs around the world showing interest in the emerging field, it’s just a matter of time before it becomes one of the most. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Bioprinting Business Medical 3D Printing 3d bioprinting 4d bioprint Asia Bioink for 3D printing europe latin america Oceania regenerative medicine tissue engineering united states

Hardware Startups: Knowing Your Market Segment

3D Innovations

The key to a successful product launch and sustainable business success, is knowing the market segment you are launching your product into. An understanding of the market will provide insight into the competition, best distribution methods, customer acquisition and manufacturing methodology.

Displaced Auto Worker SOLIDWORKS Training Program

DASI Solutions

Recent plant closures in the automotive industry have put many skilled employees out of work. These men and women now face the challenge of choosing their next step. For many this will require retraining, but that doesn’t mean starting over.

3D Systems, USI3DT & Gujarat Government Sign Strategic 3D Printing MOU

Deelip

When it comes to adoption of 3D printing in a company’s workflow, cost of the 3D printer is a major factor. Which is why many companies choose to use service bureaus to get their prototype parts printed.

Planting the seeds for sustainable agriculture with 3DEXPERIENCE

3D Perspectives

The earth’s population grows constantly, but the size of available farm land remains the same. To meet the world’s increasing food needs and demand for organic food and sustainable farming methods, agricultural equipment needs to be improved.

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Additive Manufacturing in 2019

Wohlers Talk

The additive manufacturing and 3D printing industry has been anything but dull, with stirring news nearly every week. Last week, for example, footwear product company Dr. Scholl’s announced a partnership with Wiivv to produce custom insoles by AM.

Step-by-Step 3D Printer Build Tutorial by EcProjects

DIY 3D Printing

Here is a bit older but very interesting full build tutorial by EcProjects. build diy 3d printing tutorial

NASA is using 3D printing to develop soft robots for space exploration

3D Printing Industry

A pair of researchers at NASA are using 3D printing to help bring soft robotics to space. Chuck Sullivan and Jack Fitzpatrick, interns at NASA’s Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia, are investigating the viability of using soft robotics for space exploration and assembly.

Introducing SOLIDWORKS Extended Reality

The Solidworks Blog

The explosion of affordable immersive devices and broad ecosystem of technology and experiences are enabling more powerful storytelling.

3D Print Your Next Robot

Shapeways Blog

3D printed robots are fast becoming the standard in robotic technology, and these exciting and adaptable new robots are lighting the way to the future of robotics.

3D printing pioneers: Top 10 industries utilizing Additive Manufacturing

Sculpteo

Many industries benefit from 3D technologies, fr […]. The post 3D printing pioneers: Top 10 industries utilizing Additive Manufacturing appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

Made In Space is Helping Human Space Colonization Become a Reality

3DPrint.com

Back in 1998, five space agencies began a collaboration to build the International Space Station (ISS), but building it on the ground and then launching it into space in one. The post Made In. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printers 3D Printing Aerospace 3D Printing 3D printed Mars colonization 3d printing zero gravity Additive Manufacturing Facility (AMF) Archinaut international space station made in space Michael Snyder Moon to Mars exploration zero gravity

3D Printing: Discover New Design Possibilities

3D Innovations

3D printing technology, also referred to as additive manufacturing, allows you to explore design possibilities without typical design constraints.

HFT® – Welding Enclosures for Wire Arc Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing

TWI ( The Welding Institute ) states that: “Wire arc additive manufacturing uses arc welding power sources and manipulators to build 3D shapes through arc deposition. This process commonly uses wire as a material source and follows a predetermined path to create the desired shape.