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7 news ways you’ll 3D print parts in 2017

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

At the two major 3D printing conferences this year, AMUG and RAPID, companies introduced new ways to additively make parts. Some of these new 3D printing technologies are…

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The HP Jet Fusion 3D Build Unit

Partnerships: key to advancing 3D printing

Friday, May 20, 2016

HP Inc. made quite a splash at the 2016 RAPID Show. Along with introducing a new 3D printer and printing technology (keep an eye on materials chemistry—it will…

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What do you know about the 3D printing industry?

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

I love tests (weird, I know). But they are sort of fun to check out what I think I actually know. And when I get a wrong answer,…

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The HP Jet Fusion 3200 end to end 3D printing system

It’s here: HP Inc. shows off its first 3D printer

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

It has arrived–HP Inc.,’s long awaited actual entrance into the 3D printing industry. At the 2016 RAPID Conference, HP unveiled one of two 3D printers it will offer…

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The 8 ways 3D printing is changing manufacturing forever

Thursday, May 12, 2016

People debate whether 3D printing / additive manufacturing will really have an impact on design and manufacturing. Hod Lipson, professor at Columbia University, recently gave a presentation on…

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3D printing a new reality

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

What if the 3D printer could print anything?, asks lawyer John Hornick in his book, 3D Printing Will Rock The World, published in 2015. Well, 3D printers can…

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3D printing a better mold

Monday, May 2, 2016

The debate over the use of 3D printing to create molds for various tooling needs continues. 3D printing is a viable option for making molds for tooling, but,…

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How to determine 3D printing speed

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

The focus on faster 3D printing continues. Many vendors and developers claim fast speeds or development efforts that will increase speed. But what exactly is meant by “fast?”…

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3D printing shifts into manufacturing

Thursday, April 21, 2016

At the recent AMUG Conference in St. Louis, many conversations focused on taking 3D printing / additive manufacturing (3DP/AM) more into manufacturing rather than just prototyping. Over the…

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FAQ: Do I require a special location to install a 3D printer?

Friday, April 15, 2016

For a long time it was assumed that only the large 3D printing/additive manufacturing machines, and especially the ones printing with metal materials, required proper ventilation or other…

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