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3D printing ensures designers get the details right

Friday, February 12, 2016

Carpenters rely on the maxim, “measure twice, cut once.” 3D printing / additive manufacturing (3DP/AM) lets users do essentially the same thing, ensuring product development is more cost…

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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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One-stop shopping for 3D printers

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

“We tend to see firms experimenting with lower-cost 3D printers to assist in the development of early stage prototypes, and testing how 3D printing can transform their project…

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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 and conventional machining work side by side to build custom machines

Thursday, January 14, 2016

Any custom part or object can be a natural fit for 3D printing/additive manufacturing. Dallan S.p.A, Treviso, Italy, uses 3D printing in the development of its custom production…

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To support or not to support in 3D printing

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

If you are designing a geometrically complex part for a powder bed additive manufacturing process, you probably won’t need to design in supports as well, right? That’s sort…

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Lessons from additively making custom spacecraft mechanisms

Thursday, January 7, 2016

Specialist manufacturer, Croft Additive Manufacturing (CAM), and ESR Space have combined expertise to conduct a study into the use of additive manufacturing (AM) and use prototypes to develop…

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EnvisionTEC fills product line with new 3D printers

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

EnvisionTEC, a leading global manufacturer of professional grade 3D printers and materials, previewed the Vector 3SP and the Micro Plus, at the International CES 2016 in Las Vegas,…

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New material for 3D printing in ceramics

Monday, January 4, 2016

Researchers at HRL Laboratories, LLC, have demonstrated an approach to additively manufacture ceramics that overcomes the limits of traditional ceramic processing and enables high temperature, high strength ceramic…

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