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New Formlabs 3D printers are 40% faster

Formlabs, one of the few companies turning 3D printing into a practical and useful tool, is here at CES to show off two new printers. The Form 3+ and 3B+ are updates to models launched in 2019, with those units described as its “fastest 3D printers yet”. New for 2022 include higher intensity lasers, new […]

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Formlabs promises up to 40% speed increase with new 3D printers – TechCrunch

When Formlabs launched on Kickstarter nearly a decade ago, it broke out of the (then) crowded field of 3D printing startups by offering an accessible approach to high-resolution stereolithography. It was a big deal, introducing technology that had until now been relegated to much more expensive industrial machines. It’s paying off for the company, which […]

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What Anycubic 3D printers are currently on the market?

Over the past few years, we have seen an increased “democratization” of 3D printing. That is, an increasing number of manufacturers are coming to market with cheaper machines, making the technology more accessible to more people around the world. One such manufacturer that offers more affordable office machines is the Chinese company Anycubic. Founded in […]

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Imaginarium distributes Builder 3D printers in India »

Stay up to date with everything happening in the wonderful world of AM via our LinkedIn community. Imaginarium, one of the largest distributors of 3D printing products in Indiaadded the Dutch company’s product line 3d builder as the main dealer for India. Builder 3D printers are some of the largest industrial FFF 3D printers available […]

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Wenext orders 30 HBD-350T metal 3D printers from HBD »

Stay up to date with everything happening in the wonderful world of AM via our LinkedIn community. Shenzhen Wenext Technology Co., ltd. (Wenext) and Guangdong Hanbang 3D Tech Co.Ltd (CBD), hosted a strategic cooperation agreement signing ceremony to celebrate an order for 30 HBD-350T mid-size metal L-PBF systems to be installed at Wenext. This agreement […]

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Confused between filament and resin 3D printers? Here’s what you need to know

3D printers look like something straight out of a sci-fi movie, but recent advancements have made them truly accessible to the average hobbyist. Generally, budget 3D printers come in two types, Fused Deposit Modeling (FDM) and Stereolithography (SLA). In this article, we are going to talk about resin printers (SLA/MSLA/DLP) and some of the pros […]

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Rosti Group Accelerates Product Development Cycles with Ultimaker 3D Printers

Above: Rosti Group manufacturing plant/Image source: Rosti Group Ultimakerthe world leader in professional 3D printing, announcement this Rosti Groupa global plastic injection molding manufacturer and major subcontractor, uses the Ultimaker S5 Pro Bundle to accelerate product development cycles for customers, helping them get their products to market faster. For Rosti, manufacturing assembly fixtures in a […]

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3D Metalforge Expands its Fleet of Polymer 3D Printers for High-End Applications in Defense, Marine, and Oil & Gas

3D printing service provider 3D metal forge has completed testing and commissioning of a range of polymer 3D printers that will enable it to expand its offering of high-end polymer applications in the defense, marine and oil and gas sectors. The new printers expand the company’s polymer machine park to 33, capable of printing up […]

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The ten food 3D printers you need to know

3D printing materials are becoming more and more diverse, but when we talk about additive manufacturing, we often think of plastics or metals. But today we wanted to focus on something very different, namely food. And yes, some 3D printers allow you to create confectionery, pastries, chocolates, pizzas and dishes of all kinds. A 3D […]

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Mexican Cemex and Danish Cobod team up to develop residential construction with 3D printers

By Anthony Harup MEXICO CITY — Mexican cement maker Cemex SAB has teamed up with Danish construction technology company Cobod to encourage 3D printing of homes using an innovation the companies say will make building homes with robots cheaper and easier. more accessible. Monterrey-based Cemex has developed additives for conventional ready-mixed concrete for use in […]

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3D printing news briefs, December 15, 2021: new 3D printers, companies, and more. – 3DPrint.com

In today’s briefs on 3D printing, we first start with a small matter. Next, we’ll tell you about two new 3D printers, then we’ll move on to 3D printed houses, 3D printed eardrums, and 3D printed jewelry. Read on for the details! BCN3D opens an American logistics center Manufacturer of 3D printing solutions based in […]

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Lunar architecture: small steps for 3D printers, giant leaps for humanity

3D printing has come a long way in a very short time, with products such as furniture, food, and even bones made using this technology. But a team from UNSW plans to push the limits of 3D printing even further with an extraordinary proposal. UNSW Computational Design wants to use a 3D printer to build […]

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3D Printing News Briefs, December 11, 2021: 3D Printers, Materials and More – 3DPrint.com

In today’s 3D printing briefs, we start with three new great 3D printers, before moving on to new materials. Finally, we will end with the serial 3D printing of manhole covers. Read on for all the details! Prusa Research presents an XL large format printer The Prusa XL is 50% larger than its predecessor. Czech […]

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Artillery’s low-cost 3D printers disrupt the desktop market – 3DPrint.com

As 3DPrint.com editor Joris Peels has repeatedly pointed out, an emerging 3D printing sector could disrupt much of the industry as we know it. That is, low cost machines from Asia that could be a print farm for batch production. Among the latest companies in this category is Shenzhen Yuntuchuangzhi Technology Co., Ltd., which was […]

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Metal 3D printing joins Essentium’s high-speed extrusion 3D printers – 3DPrint.com

In its recent SPAC announcement, Essential let slip that it was expanding from a polymer additive manufacturing (AM) business into metals. The company has now provided details on what this process could entail, saying its new metal additive manufacturing platform will be integrated with Essentium High Speed ​​Extrusion (HSE) technology. The project is developed by […]

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3DGence launches a series of FFF metal 3D printers

Despite the continued dominance of polymers in additive manufacturing, metal 3D printing has also grown significantly in recent years with a faster growth rate than many other AM product segments. This is especially the case when it comes to desktop and compact 3D printing solutions. These printers allow metal additive manufacturing to become more accessible […]

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Desktop Metal Obtains Injunction to Stop SprintRay from Selling “Pro” 3D Printers in Germany

Manufacturer of industrial 3D printers Metal desk has been granted a preliminary injunction by a German court which prevents SprintRay to sell its dental systems there. Desktop Metal alleges technology used to power SprintRay’s Pro 95 and Pro 55 3D printers infringes patents covering its subsidiary’s “layer separation process” EnvisionTEC. As a result of this […]

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EOS has delivered and installed 1000 3D printers in North America

EOSa leading supplier of powder bed fusion 3D printers, announced the delivery and installation of its 1000th 3D printer in North America. The machine – a AMCM M 4K developed by the company’s AMCM (Additive Manufacturing Customized Machines) subsidiary – was acquired by Sintavie, a Florida-based 3D printing service provider for the aerospace and defense […]

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MakerBot Method 3D Printers Achieve UL GREENGUARD Certification

MakerBot has received GREENGUARD certification from UL for its METHOD, METHOD X and SKETCH 3D printers when processing MakerBot Tough materials, as well as the Clean Air System with METHOD X when printing with ABS, PC-ABS and Nylon materials. GREENGUARD Certification is an internationally recognized product emissions certification and labeling program that rates products against […]

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MatterHackers Wins $5 Million Navy Contract for 3D Printers

MatterHackers, the largest US retailer of desktop 3D printers and materials, announced that the company has been awarded a 5-year NAVAIR (Naval Air Systems Command) Level 1 Additive Manufacturing System contract by the US Navy. During the contract, the company would provide printers, filament, IT and support, as well as maintenance, as well as on-the-job […]

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US Navy awards $5 million to MatterHackers for Ultimaker 3D printers and training – 3DPrint.com

With over 70 desktop 3D printers to choose from and over 2,000 materials, it’s no wonder this California-based company MatterHackers is the largest US retailer of office systems and equipment. The company’s goal is to make 3D printing more accessible to everyone, from individuals and small businesses to enterprises and the military, and MatterHackers has […]

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Renishaw unveils new RenAM 500 Flex 3D printers with simplified powder handling systems at Formnext

UK based engineering company Renishaw (RSW) has launched two new versions of its RenAM 500 3D printer with enhanced powder handling capabilities at Next form tradeshow. Unveiled on the Renishaw stand, the upgraded RenAM 500S and 500Q Flex machines feature simplified powder handling systems, which allow users to change materials more easily without compromising part […]

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Brian Peters builds ceramic 3D printers for modular parametric displays

handmade meets digital Pittsburgh-based designer Brian Peters merges artisanal techniques with modern technology to create his 3D printed screens. each work includes a set of sculptural blocks, which he designs, manufactures and assembles. starting from digital parametric models, the designer transfers them to ceramic 3D printers — machines he built himself — which gradually form […]

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LOOP 3D unveils its “fleet” of LOOP PRO X 3D printers at Formnext: technical specifications and prices

Manufacturer of industrial 3D printers 3D LOOP unveiled a “fleet” of new fused filament fabrication (FFF) systems at the Next form Trade show 2021. Known as the LOOP PRO X, the company’s latest printer features a modular layout specifically designed to ease maintenance and allow users to reduce machine downtime. When chained, systems can also […]

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Würth Additive Group signs an agreement for the worldwide distribution of Rapid Shape 3D printers

The agreement expands the Additive Group’s ability to support production-level additive manufacturing with Rapid Shape’s automated features, including a proprietary Auto Separator Module, a sharp katana-like blade, which enables the direct removal by cutting of the printed parts and subsequent automatic processing of the parts. The same reliability, precision and self-production capabilities that the medical […]

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BigRep launches two new large format 3D printers at Formnext – technical specifications and prices

BigRepa German manufacturer of large-format 3D printers, has launched its latest set of systems to Formnext 2021. The new firm BigRep PRO The printer is designed to be an industrial powerhouse, offering a build volume measuring one cubic meter. Suitable for both large parts and short runs, the system is capable of printing functional prototypes, […]

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Würth Additive Group ink distribution agreement for Rapid Shape 3D printers

INDIANAPOLIS, IN — Würth Additive Group, a Würth Industry North America company and the leader in physical and digital inventory, announced on November 18 that it has signed a global agreement with Rapid Shape GmbH, a technology company in the field of generative rapid prototyping and systems quick to manufacture. Agreement expands the group’s suite […]

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Global Personal 3D Printers Market (2021 to 2030) – Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Personal 3D Printers Market by Type, Material, Technology, Additive Manufacturing Process, and Application: Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2021-2030” report has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The global personal 3D printer market size was USD 1.69 Billion in 2020 and is projected to reach USD 5.44 Billion by 2030, registering a […]

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Xact Metal Launches New Affordable Metal 3D Printers Under $90,000: Tech Specs and Pricing

Manufacturer of Laser Powder Bed Fusion (LPBF) 3D printers Metal Xact announced the addition of two new machines to its budget “XM” portfolio. Priced at just $65,000, the cheapest of the company’s latest systems, the ‘XM200C,’ is designed to provide SMBs with an easy and accessible way to adopt LPBF for the first time. The […]

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Best 3D printers to buy right now

The world of 3D printing is constantly changing and growing. More and more people are starting to use this technology every day. When you think of 3D printing, the first thing that probably comes to mind is Star Trek. You can also imagine a machine spitting out bits of metal faster than your eye can […]

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MatterHackers wins $5 million NAVAIR contract to supply Ultimaker 3D printers to US fighters

Award-winning 3D printer and filament supplier MatterHackers won a five-year IDIQ contract worth up to $5 million to supply fully deployable 3D printing systems to US Navy and Navy bases in the United States and overseas. Awarded by the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR), and which would be the largest military contract ever awarded for […]

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Pressburg Mint from Slovakia buys two X1 160Pro metal 3D printers » 3D Printing Media Network

Stay up to date with everything happening in the wonderful world of AM through our LinkedIn community. Based in Bratislava, the Pressburg Mint in Slovakia uses state-of-the-art technology to breathe new life into the city’s centuries-old coin minting tradition. To enable these efforts, the private company purchased two X1 160Pro metal 3D printers from a […]

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An American manufacturer makes the fastest industrial 3D printers in the world — by a factor of about 20 times

Welcome to Thomas Insights – every day we post the latest news and analysis to keep our readers up to date with what’s happening in the industry. Sign up here to get the day’s top stories straight to your inbox. This article was sponsored by Nexa3Da 3D printer and materials manufacturer that is sustainably digitizing […]

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Are 3D printers Santa Claus machines?

Getty Images Full disclosure: title not mine. At least, not everything. The three B-words in the front came from the mind of Australian writer Rich Haridy of New Atlas, a science and technology newsletter that covers interesting topics such as tiny houses, quantum computing, drones and robotics. And, yes, 3D printing comes back from time […]

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Building with 3D printers may hold promise for affordable housing

A collaborative project to rebuild a house in historic Coconut Grove using a 3D concrete printer is laying the groundwork for the architecture school to explore new construction technologies and could serve as a prototype for making in the face of the housing crisis. A team from the University of Miami School of Architecture is […]

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Helping doctors communicate with patients

TGH integrates 3D printing in healing Lloyd Sowers Reports TAMPA, Florida. – Tampa General Hospital has many specialties, but some special technologies in a lab stand out all over the world. “These are the same tools we use to make movies and video games, but we apply them to human medicine,” explained Dr. Summer Decker. […]

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How magnets and 3D printers can make materials for hypersonic aircraft

Randall Erbe is a bit of a ceramist, but instead of a potter’s wheel, he uses magnets and a 3D printer to do his work. The end result is a ceramic material that can withstand extreme heat with applications ranging from circuit boards to hypersonic aircraft. “The 3D printer allows us to create complex geometric […]

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An easy fix for inconsistent layers in cheap 3D printers

If there’s one thing you can say about [Stefan] of CNC Kitchen is that he is methodical when working to improve his 3D printing processes, or when tracking down a problem with a printer. Example : this root cause analysis of extrusion inconsistencies with an entry-level 3D printer. The printer in question is a Cetus […]

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50,000 3D printers threatened with hacking

Breach notification, Identity and access management, Security operations Exposed OAuth tokens have since been revoked, mitigating takeover threat Jeremy Kirk (jeremy_kirk) • October 18, 2021 MakerBot Replicator 3D Printer A data breach affecting MakerBot’s Thingiverse 3D printing repository website is far bigger than the company has admitted, claims a former employee. See also: Live Webinar […]

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Divergent now has six 12-laser metal 3D printers to produce its supercars – 3DPrint.com

Divergent technologieswell known for its 3D printed contributions to the automotive industry, announced that it has developed what it calls the “state-of-the-art” Divergent Adaptive Production System (DAPS).®), an end-to-end digital manufacturing platform that uses a data-driven method to design and print structures and components for vehicles. The company says its new solution, which represents its […]

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Zaxe launches xlite+, Z2 and Z3 3D printers to improve the accessibility of 3D printing

The 2021 3D Printing Industry Awards shortlists are open for voting, have your say now. Having teased the imminent launch new products last week, 3d printer manufacturer Zaxe today unveiled three new 3D printers – the xlite+, Z2 and Z3. As well as listening to customer feedback, the company has applied the knowledge and experience […]

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For these clinicians, 3D printers are changing medicine

Ever since we imagined the future of medical technology, we’ve toyed with the idea of ​​replacing body parts that are missing or no longer work. In the final scene of the 1980s Star Wars movie The Empire Strikes Back, for example, Luke Skywalker receives an indistinguishably realistic prosthetic hand from a finicky medical droid. Now, […]

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Computer models and 3D printers aid in the accurate reconstruction of early life

from the magazine Prehistoric animals were often nothing more than a few fragments of bones, teeth, or bits of skull. Digital models and 3D printers are increasingly being used to reconstruct a dinosaur or mammoth from these insignificant remains. Will old technologies become obsolete in the future? We asked the experts. Due to the move […]

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100 million MJF parts produced to date with HP 3D printers » 3dpbm

Stay up to date with everything happening in the wonderful world of AM through our LinkedIn community. resume confirmed that strong momentum continues for HP’s core 3D printing technologies with over 100 million MJF parts produced cumulatively with HP’s planar polymer powder bed fusion process. Automotive is one of many industries undergoing a digital transformation […]

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Advances in 3D Printers Will Have a Big Impact on the Construction Industry | Rogersville

Most of the time, technology does not just invade us. It comes towards us at lightning speed and sometimes overtakes us without us even realizing it. In my company, we sometimes use a 3D printer for various things. Generally available printers are ideal for the single part needed or a product prototype. But they have […]

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ELEGOO 3D printers: what are the current offers?

As 3D printing grows in popularity, cheaper desktop solutions are becoming more popular and providing more and more access to the technology. ELEGOO is one such company that is gaining popularity for its cheap yet reliable printers. Founded in 2015, and with a name suggesting the idea of ​​a “combination of open source electronics and […]

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Additives manufacturer supplements its Smart Factory services with 3D printers

Footwear manufacturers were among the first to adopt LuxCreo’s Smart Factory concept. Images: LuxCreo Building on recent launches of its industrial-grade, cloud-connected DLP (digital light processing) and LCD 3D printers and high-performance resins, LuxCreo Inc. hopes to transform manufacturing. The company, with locations in Belmont, Calif., and Beijing, seems well placed to do just that. […]

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3D printers for kids: the best choices and what you need to know

So do you want to activate your child’s creativity, or do you want to bond more with him? It’s awesome! There are plenty of cheap 3D printers out there, but not all of them are good, especially for youngsters, so we’ve found some of the best ones kids can pick up that have ecosystems and […]