For the seventh year, Dimension 3D Printing, a brand of Stratasys Inc. (NASDAQ: SSYS), has held its Annual Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge for high school, college, art, and architecture students to submit innovative designs. These designs … [Read more...] about And the winners could be . . .
Objet's Eden 3D printer was used to make some of the parts of this Concept Excavator. … [Read more...] about Look what 3D printers can make now
Here's a great video example of how a typical 3D printer works. Courtesy of Science Channel. … [Read more...] about Good video on how ZCorp printer works
The field of digital cosmetic dentistry continues to grow and develop. The latest companies to announce a working relationship are Remedent (Gent, Belgium), a leader in porcelain veneers and teeth whiting solutions for the cosmetic dental industry, … [Read more...] about Remedent and Objet Geometries team up on digital cosmetic dentistry
Customers ordered more than 7 million cubic inches of materials from Z Corporation, maker of 3D printing, rapid prototyping, and 3D scanning technologies. This is a record sale for the company of the build materials used to print 3D models. In Q4 … [Read more...] about ZCorp. discusses recent major milestones
3D Systems Corporation (NASDAQ: TDSC) announced that it acquired Quickparts, a leading custom parts services company based in Atlanta, GA with 2010 annual revenue of $25 million. Quickparts is dedicated to providing its customers with best in class … [Read more...] about 3D Systems acquires Quickparts
Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machining uses programmed toolpaths to automate the motion of a machine tool. Once the required motions are programmed, the process produces (almost) identical parts quickly and efficiently. The key hurdle is in … [Read more...] about Subtractive prototyping: when to choose it
Bernie Graham, an inventor from North Bay Ontario, Canada, likes to read from a popular tablet. But some functions, such as typing and gaming, are more difficult to do on tablets than others, especially if you need to hold the tablet with at least … [Read more...] about Engineers with a good idea get a boost from Quickparts
“Our offerings at the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) annual meeting demonstrate just how mature laser-sintering is now,” said Martin Bullemer, EOS manager for medical business development. “Metal and plastics … [Read more...] about New developments in laser-sintered Orthopedic implants
The 2011 MD&M West is over, but the contacts and connections made there continue. If you weren’t able to visit the show, here are a few of the highlights pertaining to Make Parts Fast. This year’s show was primarily about investigating the … [Read more...] about If you didn’t make it to MD&M West . . . .