3D Systems launches Geomagic Sculpt and Touch

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

3D Systems announced the its new Geomagic Sculpt 3D modeling software with Touch haptic 3D stylus. Geomagic Sculpt erases the boundaries of solid modeling, empowering the freedom of…

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How to ensure your 3D design will 3D print

Monday, October 20, 2014

3D models that fail to print are one of the more frustrating issues for designers, engineers, jewellers and 3D service bureaus. Despite all the discussion about how easy…

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Stratasys to acquire GrabCAD, a 3D CAD collaboration platform

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Stratasys announces it is buying GrabCAD. This transaction should increases collaboration and accessibility of 3D CAD files for its customers and help accelerate the adoption of 3D printing…

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3DRV and Autodesk: Helping to spread the word about 3D printing

Thursday, September 4, 2014

When the 3DRV tour rolled into Toledo, Ohio, we drove over to see the latest in 3D printing technology. The RV tour is driving across the United States…

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Design Excellence Forum for SolidWorks and 3D printing

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Fisher/Unitech,a leading provider of SolidWorks® 3D design software and Stratasys 3D Printers, will host its second annual Design Excellence Forum – an event scheduled in 11 cities throughout…

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How to ensure a design is 3D printable

Thursday, August 14, 2014

As 3D printing / additive manufacturing becomes a more accepted every day industrial tool, the focus is turning to best practices that help smooth out the kinks in…

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Inspire 2014 helps you design for additive manufacturing

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

The design goals of reducing weight and material usage are not just for aerospace and automotive applications, although this trend gained prominence through these industries. These goals can…

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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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3D printing and scanning movie expert headlines RAPID keynote lineup

Monday, May 12, 2014

I’ve seen Jason Lopes, lead systems engineer for Legacy Effects, speak at AMUG for the past couple of years.  His presentations are not to be missed. He is…

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The trend is to go big

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Jason Lopes of Legacy Effects gives an inspiring presentation.  His team of effects wizards and makeup artists use seven different additive manufacturing machines to help movie and commercial…

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