It’s not always easy to determine whether to continue with traditional metal part production processes or try an additive process. ExOne, an additive vendor of binder additive manufacturing technologies, now makes it easier to determine which option … [Read more...] about How much will it cost you to use metal binder jetting 3D printing?
Formlabs, a leading 3D printing company, announced Castable Wax 40 Resin at CES 2021. The resin is the 30th proprietary resin to be added to Formlabs material library, and the 12th in the last year. The introduction of Castable Wax 40 Resin further … [Read more...] about Formlabs adds Castable Wax 40 Resin to its material portfolio
Christmas might typically be a time for long-held traditions but in 2020, engineers, designers and elves at CALLUM have looked to the future and created a tree decoration in zirconia ceramic with the latest 3D printing technology from Israeli firm … [Read more...] about All I want for Christmas … how about a zirconia ceramic car?
Desktop Metal announced the P-1 printer has begun global shipments and joins the Production System lineup alongside the flagship P-50 printer. Designed to serve as a bridge from process development to full-scale mass production of end-use metal … [Read more...] about Desktop Metal releases the P-1 3D printer, which offers single pass jetting technology
The new version of the 3D printing Software 4D_Additive uses artificial intelligence algorithms to achieve optimal heat distribution. This technology ensures an even arrangement of parts in the build space during nesting. The nesting function … [Read more...] about 3D printing software offers smarter nesting
By Blake Teipel, Ph.D., CEO and Co-founder, Essentium 2020 was a painful, unprecedented year that none of us will soon forget. But with the U.S. election behind us and the promise of effective vaccines ahead, 2021 should be significantly brighter. … [Read more...] about 5 reasons additive manufacturing will boom in 2021
When you have a need for micro-sized parts, one 3D printer that can meet this need is the Tera 250 AM system, from Nanofabrica. Like other 3D printers, this additive system is agile and flexible. The need for tooling is usually minimal so designs can … [Read more...] about How to make 3D printed micro parts with zero compromises
Stratasys Ltd. announced a new program to integrate its 3D printers in production environments with the factory floor via the GrabCAD Software Development Kit (SDK). Each SDK package includes a complete set of application programming interfaces, … [Read more...] about Stratasys makes it easier to integrate additive manufacturing into Industry 4.0 environments
Engineers at the Industrial Technology Research Institute built a simulation app that can be used to predict the performance of laser powder bed fusion, an additive manufacturing process. The app saves time and money during the additive manufacturing … [Read more...] about How to make predictions in additive manufacturing with simulation apps
MakerBot, announces that three new Kimya ABS composite materials by ARMOR have been qualified for MakerBot LABS for the MakerBot METHOD X 3D printer. Composites are one of the most in-demand material categories for manufacturing applications due to … [Read more...] about MakerBot offers three ABS composites from Kimya