You’ve decided to invest in a 3D printer. Before contacting the salesman or ordering a desktop version online, you decide to check out preliminary specification information from the manufacturer’s website. Just how easy is it to search the … [Read more...] about How many clicks does it take to find 3D printer specifications?
Despite the media hype that 3D printers can be used to make literally anything, and that they will disrupt all kinds of present day processes and systems, professional users have a number of frustrations with this technology. These frustrations can … [Read more...] about What is your biggest frustration with additive manufacturing (3D printing)?
Reebok has found that color 3D printers are critical for confirming that engineering ideas and concepts are communicated clearly among other engineers and customers alike. Leslie Langnau, Managing Editor, discusses Reebok’s use of 3D printers with … [Read more...] about Reebok RP Lab Manager discusses the benefits of color 3D printers
Agenda for twenty-fifth conference to stress education and training. The Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) announced that its keynote address will spotlight a major barrier to success: corporate cultures that are polarized with a … [Read more...] about Additive Manufacturing Users Group Announces Keynote Speaker
What do you think will be the top developments in 3D printing in 2013? Tuan Tranpham, North American Channel Manager, Stratasys Ltd., recently posted some of his predictions. I agree with many of them. Consumer 3D printers probably have … [Read more...] about 10 predictions for 3D printing
3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced the immediate availability of eight new ProJet® 3500 professional 3D printers that deliver greater productivity and are equipped with its latest remote tablet controls for the production of functional plastic parts and … [Read more...] about 3D Systems delivers 8 next GenProJet 3500 3D printers
Ford Motor Company bought many of its engineers a MakerBot Thing-O-Matic. On the one hand, this is a great development, for the company and the engineers will discover just how useful 3D printing technology can be. On the other hand, a Thing-O-Matic? … [Read more...] about Ford Motor Co., exploring the usefulness of 3D printing
The avalanche of popular news stories has propelled 3D printing into the minds of consumers. However, the major manufacturers of 3D printers have released a number of systems for professional uses. Here’s a quick look at what became available this … [Read more...] about A brief review of the 3D printers of 2012
Combination Creates a Leader in 3D Printing and Direct Digital Manufacturing with Market Valuation of $3.0 Billion MINNEAPOLIS & REHOVOT, Israel-- Stratasys, Inc. (NASDAQ: SSYS) and Objet Ltd. today announced the completion of their merger, … [Read more...] about Stratasys and Objet Complete Merger
Stratasys, Inc. (NASDAQ: SSYS) and Objet Ltd. today announced that they have been informed by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States ("CFIUS") that it has completed its review of the proposed merger and has given formal approval of … [Read more...] about Stratasys and Objet given green light for merger