New 3D printing technique–Build parts through software controlled chemical reactions

Monday, April 11, 2016

Better living through chemistry is a phrase that could be applied to the company Carbon. The founders’ goal is to make real final parts through a form of…

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Legacy Effects uses many 3D printing technologies for film and TV special effects. Multiple masks of Jason Statham, for example, were initially 3D printed to test out a commercial concept.

AMUG 2016—a unique opportunity to learn and connect

Friday, April 8, 2016

Most conferences and shows about 3D printing / additive manufacturing (3DP/AM) focus on giving vendors an opportunity to reach potential customers. The Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) Education…

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How to eliminate 3D printing post processing steps

Monday, April 4, 2016

When engineers at Otterbox design a new style smart phone or smart tablet cover, they want the best possible prototype representation of the final product that they can…

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Vectorworks announces 3D printing plugin by 3YOURMIND

Friday, February 5, 2016

After concluding a second financing round in which Dr. Hans J. Langer, founder and CEO of EOS GmbH positioned himself as the new lead investor of the company…

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A working prototype of a stereo speaker produced on the Objet Connex3 3D Printer using Stratasys Creative Colors Software, Powered by the Adobe 3D Color Print Engine (Photo: Business Wire).

Enhanced Objet Connex3 minimizes 3D printing process complexity

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Stratasys Ltd. unveiled the enhanced Objet Connex3 at SolidWorks World 2016. Streamlining typically cumbersome processes and reversing high price-performance ratios, the Objet Connex3 should help accelerate the adoption…

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Streamlined design-to-3D-print workflow with Stratasys Creative Colors Software, powered by the Adobe 3D Color Print Engine (source: Stratasys)

Stratasys and Adobe partner to improve color 3D printing

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Stratasys Ltd and Adobe want to make 3D printing more accessible, easier to use and help increase your creativity. To that end, Stratasys announced the release of Stratasys…

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3D printing is helping researchers in development of energy-absorbing material

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Because 3D printing forms objects differently than traditional machining or injection molding, it enables researchers to think outside the box when developing new materials. Interesting research on energy…

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Paper and color–a natural for 3D printing

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Additively making parts using ordinary paper as the build material is a bit deceptive. On the one hand, you think such a 3D printed object can’t possibly handle…

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The morning sessions with guest keynote speakers. Stefan Ritt, only the second German DINO recipient, is smiling at the camera.

Trends to watch in additive manufacturing

Thursday, April 23, 2015

By the morning of the second day at the AMUG conference, the meme “Cool sh…t” was in full use. And after listening to Dr. Lonnie Love of Oak…

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Underwriters Laboratories offers a resource for 3D printing info needs

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Underwriters Laboratories is working to address the short-term and long-term performance and safety concerns of 3D printers and additive manufacturing systems. Recently, UL initiated a number of initiatives…

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