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How to use 3D printing to build a CubeSat

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Stratasys Ltd., a leading global provider of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions, along with its subsidiaries GrabCAD and MakerBot, announced the winners of the CubeSat Challenge after…

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Tips on getting the properties you need from 3D printing materials

Friday, August 21, 2015

At this year’s RAPID show, I had a chance to ask Carl Dekker, president at Met-l-flo Inc. on what engineers can do to ensure their chosen printing materials…

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3DS Nylon for CubePro.v2

3D Systems introduces engineering grade Nylon

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

3D Systems has expanded its PlasticJet Printing materials to include a new Nylon for its CubePro 3D printers—a desktop printer that can suit a number of professional engineering…

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3D printing brings the past into the present

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

The older a car gets, the harder it becomes to find original parts to replace broken or worn out parts. An exotic car dealer recently contacted Custom Prototypes…

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3D Printed Runner boots_InterPRO Models.V2

3dprinting material helps SAE student engineers race to the finish line

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

For the University of Connecticut’s Formula SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers) race team, building a new car from the ground up is an annual event. Usually, there is…

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2016 AMUG Conference will be at St. Louis Union Station

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

The Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) announced that its 28th annual users group conference will be located in St. Louis, Missouri, from April 3 – 7, 2016. The…

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The additive manufactured implant
made of a biocompatible titanium alloy
was placed in the skull of a patient in
Argentina who required it after strokerelated
surgery. (Courtesy of Novax DMA).

Additively manufacturing a cranial implant

Monday, August 17, 2015

Cranial Implants must meet many stringent criteria. In the case of an Argentine patient who required a particularly large implant after stroke-related surgery, the project called for a…

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SDM and eosv2

Additive manufacturing moves beyond the “cool” phase

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

The next trend you’ll find with Additive Manufacturing (AM), also known as 3D printing, is the growth of additive services. Part of this growth is driven by customer…

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Paper based 3D printing reduces surgical time

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Time is critical when a patient is undergoing surgery. The longer the patient’s internal tissue is exposed, the greater the risk. The sooner a patient can be closed…

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OLI4075 copy

How additive technology will affect manufacturing

Monday, August 10, 2015

For 16 years, ExOne has focused its efforts on developing additive machines for use in manufacturing. ExOne President Dave Burns explores this shift of 3D printing into additive…

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