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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3D scanning ensures automotive aftermarket parts fit precisely

Friday, March 4, 2016

For more than 35 years, Chris Alston remained committed to the development and manufacturing of components for street and race chassis applications. His Chassisworks (www.cachassisworks.com) has the largest…

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3D scanning and printing of replica of Orion Crew module

Thursday, March 3, 2016

SME and its RAPID event worked with Lockheed Martin, FARO Technologies, Inc., Direct Dimensions, Inc., Met-L-Flo, Inc., Florida Institute of Technology and Cincinnati Inc. to take the first-ever…

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Leica Absolute Scanner LAS-20-8 (3).v2

Portable 3D Scanner with haptic feedback

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence announced the release of the Leica Absolute Scanner LAS-20-8, a portable laser scanner for large volume inspection applications such as automotive sheet metal, aerospace mold…

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Combined 3D scanner and robotic arm automate scanning

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Even though Artec handheld 3D scanners were designed to fit well in the hand, they can be easily integrated into robotic systems as well. Norwegian 3D graphics, printing…

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Flying like a bird, thanks to 3D scanning

Monday, January 25, 2016

Mankind has often imagined what it would be like to fly like a bird. The wingsuit makes it possible to have such an experience. Good wingsuits are custom…

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Bundled 3D scanning and 3D printing

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Artec 3D, a leading developer and manufacturer of professional 3D software and hardware, announced a new product bundle that will equip customers with a full suite of the…

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Semi-automated contour extraction in Geomagic Design X starts the process of Exact surfacing to NURBS

Updated Geomagic Control platform

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

3D Systems recently announced some enhancements to its Geomatic platform. Geomagic Control (formerly Geomagic Qualify) is a comprehensive inspection automation platform for streamlining in-line and repetitive inspection processes…

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Corvette Racing; 24 Hours of Le Mans; June 13-14, 2015; C7.R #63 driven in GTLM by Jan Magnussen, Antonio Garcia, and Ryan Briscoe; C7.R #64 driven in GTLM by Oliver Gavin, Tommy Milner, and Jordan Taylor (Richard Prince/Chevrolet Photo).

Corvette Racing uses 3D measurement to maximize manufacturing efficiencies

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Get it done fast, accurately, and efficiently. Like many engineers, the engineers at Pratt & Miller, New Hudson, MI, face the same demands. Pratt & Miller engineers take…

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Get the latest 3D printing developments at the AMUG and RAPID Conferencess

Thursday, January 22, 2015

For the professional user of additive manufacturing systems, there are two key conferences. This year, the first one up is The Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) Education &…

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