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A behind the scenes look at 3D printing aliens for the TV show Colony

Friday, March 25, 2016

3D printing is a needed tool for movie and TV special effects creators. These creators usually face very tight deadlines to design and then build special effects costumes,…

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Roland DGA introduces two new resins for the MonoFab ARM-10 3D Printer

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Roland DGA has introduced two new ImageCure resins for use with the company’s monoFab ARM-10 3D printer. The new additions – PRH35-ST2 Standard-type resin and PRR35-OP Rubber-like resin…

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3D printing and injection molding: Behind the making of a compact drone

Friday, March 18, 2016

Listen in as two aerospace engineers (who sound alike because they are twins) describe how they developed the Sprite, a small, durable drone that collapses to the size…

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Kodak and Carbon announce joint development agreement

Friday, March 11, 2016

Kodak has signed a joint development agreement with Carbon3D, Inc. The companies will work together on materials development to address new opportunities for Carbon’s Continuous Liquid Interface Production…

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Lulzbot

1 million and counting

Thursday, March 3, 2016

Aleph Objects, Inc. announced it has 3D printed the one-millionth part used in the production of its LulzBot line of desktop 3D printers. The LulzBot TAZ and LulzBot…

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Can you make a living from a desktop 3D printer?

Friday, February 19, 2016

The Rise of the “Printrepreneur” Lots of people and companies claim that you can quit your day job and make a good living by operating as your own…

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Cincinnati Incorporated was the first laser cutting system manufacturer to use high-speed linear-motor axis drives, developed in-house, with accelerations exceeding 2.0G and head positioning speeds of up to 10,000 in./min.

How fast are 3D printers?

Friday, February 19, 2016

The answer is it depends. Build speed, as it is used in this blog, refers to how long it can take to build a part as opposed to…

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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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Dual head desktop 3d printer prints with more than 30 materials

Thursday, January 28, 2016

The AXIOM 2, from Airwolf 3D, is a dual extruder 3D printer that features dual hot ends, auto leveling, and an “easy feed” filament load system. The two…

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Airbus Helicopters prints windshield wiper prototypes with German RepRap X400 3D printer

Monday, January 18, 2016

Airbus Helicopters is reducing the high development costs of function models through the use of 3D printers. The windshield wipers of the helicopters are one example. “These windshield…

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