3D printed human powered submarine propeller produced by Burton Precision  on a 3D Systems ProJet 3500 HDMax printer from a plastic material called Crystal. The propeller blade assembly is 10-inches long.

Human powered submarine team produces a 3D printed propeller

Friday, July 25, 2014

Grand Rapids, Michigan-based Burton Precision is a machine tool distributor specializing in the application of metrology and 3D Printing products. Their involvement in manufacturing crisscrosses the breadth of…

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Tech docking station_Cadillac Escaladev2

Custom 3D printing for your personalized car

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Automobiles are so much a part of the American life style; we race them, work in them, collect them, go for scenic drives in them—we spend so much…

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Stratasys new logo

Stratasys completes acquisition of Solid Concepts

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Stratasys Ltd. a leading global provider of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions, announced the completion of its previously disclosed acquisition of Solid Concepts. Stratasys announced the acquisitions…

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Shooting a 3D printed gun

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

3D printed guns continues to be a hot topic.  This video from Solid Concepts, though, shows a more professional build.  Using “a half-million dollar” machine to print the…

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Sciaky’s additive manufacturing systems available starting September 2014

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Sciaky, Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries (PSI) and providers of additive manufacturing solutions for large-scale, high-value metal parts, announced that it will be offering its electron…

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Simplify3D 3D printing software for German RepRap 3D printers

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Simplify3D replaces the Repetier-Host and Slic3r packages and allows importing of different files, scaling a model up or down, repairing the model code, creating Gcode and, of course,…

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The largest part produced using additive manufacturing: a gear housing made of aluminum (dimensions: x: 474mm; y: 367mm; z: 480m – excluding build platform height) is constructed from powder at rates of > 50cm³/h

For Concept Laser, bigger is better in 3D printing

Friday, July 4, 2014

While at the recent RAPID show in Detroit, I had a chance to visit with Concept Laser. Among other subjects, one of the things we discussed was the…

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DLP Illuminator

DLP Illuminator for building your 3D printing machine

Friday, July 4, 2014

  In the 3D printing industry, Digital Light Processing (DLP) is receiving a lot of attention lately. EnvisionTEC, for example, uses DLP in several of its 3D printers,…

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How to work with color in 3D printing

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

The design team at FATHOM decided to put the Objet500 Connex3, a multi-purpose 3D printing production system that can print in an array of colors and materials, to…

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Co-sponsored by Stratasys, the 3DRV road show is traveling coast-to-coast for eight months, educating people about 3D printing and its impact on businesses and society.

Stratasys hitting the road with “3DRV” tour of the United States

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Stratasys Ltd., a global leader of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions, announced it is co-sponsoring  a coast-to-coast 3D printing road show based out of a recreational vehicle…

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