2014 -  2015 AMUG board: (clockwise from left) Gary Rabinovitz, Thomas Sorovetz, Mark Abshire, Steve Deak, Mark Barfoot, Todd Grimm, Bret Bordner, Dana Foster, Kim KIlloran and Vince Anewenter

Additive Manufacturing Users Group Names Board and 2015 Conference Venue

Monday, April 21, 2014

The Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) has announced its 2014—2015 board and that its 2015 Education & Training Conference will be held in Jacksonville, Florida from April 19…

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Mark Barfoot (right), AMUG vice-president, receives the DINO Award from Bret Bordner, president.

Additive Manufacturing Users Group Recognizes Distinguished Service

Monday, April 21, 2014

The Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) announced recipients of awards for excellence and service. The awards were presented at the 26th annual users group conference in Tucson, Arizona….

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The winners of the 2014 Extreme Redesign 3D printing challenge

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq:SSYS), a global leader of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions,  announced the winners of its 10th annual Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge. This global contest…

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AMUG 2014: the latest developments in 3D printing

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

The Additive Manufacturers User Group (AMUG) conference has always been a bit different from other conferences or shows, as it emphasizes hands-on learning. This year’s conference is the…

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The Creaform portable 3D measurement technologies are based on the TRUaccuracy technology, which enables these devices to generate reliable and highly accurate measurements. Using dynamic referencing, the environment surrounding the part to be measured is of no concern: vibrations, high/fluctuating temperatures, dust or any other extreme condition will not impact the accuracy and speed of the measuring devices. The HandyPROBE probing system generates high-accuracy measurements, to 0.022 mm.

Can lower cost 3D scanners benefit you?

Friday, March 7, 2014

The 3D printing industry is helping to grow the market for 3D scanners, especially with the introduction of a number of low cost scanners. Are these scanners an…

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Vapor smoothing equipment at rp+m’s additive manufacturing center.

Choosing a finishing method for additive manufacturing

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Eight options for improving your 3D printed part’s look and performance. By Michael Jermann • Assistant Editor 3D printing is taking the manufacturing industry by storm these days….

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Could linear motors advance large-part additive manufacturing?

Thursday, February 27, 2014

News that Cincinnati Inc. and the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) have signed a partnership agreement to develop a large-scale additive manufacturing system capable of…

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Innovations in 3D printers: meter-sized build tables

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

“They” say that bigger is better. And in the case of 3D printing systems, engineers have long wanted to move beyond the 12” x 12” x 18” average…

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Stratasys new rubber-like Tango color palettes, enabling diverse transparent to opaque colors with additional new Share A Values

For prototyping needs, Fathom offers the new Stratasys Connex3 color 3D printer

Friday, January 31, 2014

When you need a 3D printed prototype in color, FATHOM, with expertise in 3D printing and additive manufacturing, announced that it is the first 3D printer partner of…

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Stratasys introduces color multi-material 3D printer

Monday, January 27, 2014

A couple of years ago, I had quiet conversations about a possible color Connex 3Dprinter at an AMUG conference.  The company known as Objet then, was experimenting with…

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