Geomagic®, a global company providing 3D technology for digital reality, announced Geomagic® Spark™, the newest addition to the company’s line of powerful 3D scan, design and inspection applications, at the EuroMold 2012 exhibition (Hall 11. C132, … [Read more...] about Geomagic Announces Geomagic Spark, a New Approach to Designing from Scan Data
What a way to waste money; in legal fees. The dream of desktop stereolithography (SL) went on hold recently, as 3D Systems filed a lawsuit against Formlabs for its Form 1 desktop 3D printer, based on comments the Formlab executives reportedly said in … [Read more...] about Has the “war” among personal desktop 3D printers begun?
3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced its next generation ProJet® 3500 HDMax and CPXMax professional series 3D printers with features that offer greater productivity, larger high definition prints, and remote tablet controls for the production of … [Read more...] about ProJet 3500 Max 3D printer offers Multi-Jet Modeling technology
16 new rigid/rubber-like composites for seals and electronic applications bring the full Objet range to 123 materials. Objet Ltd., an innovation leader in 3D printing for rapid prototyping and additive manufacturing, announced the release of a … [Read more...] about More 3D printing materials for Objet
GE Aviation acquired the assets of Morris Technologies and its sister company, Rapid Quality Manufacturing, precision manufacturing companies operating in suburban Cincinnati, Ohio. Terms were not disclosed. The two privately held companies, with … [Read more...] about GE Aviation acquires Morris Technologies
Absolutely. In fact it's already being done. I am not convinced that 3D printing will "disrupt," as in destroy, manufacturing. I have said before that 3D printing is truly an additive technology in that it enhances and adds value to the … [Read more...] about Can 3D printing and CNC machining work together in one machine?
PADTInc., a company that provides rapid prototyping services, recently offered this blog about what designers need to know to get the most out of their rapid prototyping investment. This is excellent information, and well worth taking the time to … [Read more...] about 12 Things Every Engineer Should Know about Rapid Prototyping
For most of us, cupcakes are a pleasant treat, perhaps a momentary diversion. For Freed’s Bakery, though, cupcakes are serious business. And big business. That’s because Manchester, NH-based Freed’s, a division of Maplehurst Bakeries, Brownsburg, IN, … [Read more...] about 3-Dimensional Services’ Tool Keeps the Icing Flowing
An interesting news story from the Huffington Post comments on 3D printers latest capability to "print" chemicals. While Professor Lee Cronin uses a $2000 3D printer, the idea of using a 3D printer to mix materials is a concept Objet has been … [Read more...] about Using 3D printers to print chemicals
Solidscape®, Inc., a leading manufacturer of high precision 3D printers for direct manufacturing applications, launched the 3Z™ LAB 3D wax printer. Designed to meet the needs of dental labs, the fully automated 3Z LAB printer eases the transition … [Read more...] about Solidscape Launches 3D Printing System for Dental Labs