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Altair Launches Consortium to Advance Altair Material Data Center
The Center furnishes users with the material properties they need for tasks such as virtual prototyping and simulation.
EnvisionTEC and Covestro Collaborate on 3D Printing Applications
New Resin e-PerFORM, based on SLA Resin Somos PerFORM, has been optimized for EnvisionTEC 3D printers.
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Covestro and ParaMatters Co-Develop Anisotropic Optimization Software
By combining ParaMatters' and Covestro's expertise, the two companies are delivering a complete anisotropic design and workflow that explores use...
Azul 3D Launches LAKE Printer
With throughput and an array of materials, the Lake printer will enable manufacturers to consider 3D printing for a wide...
Impossible Objects Cuts Prices for 3D Printed Composite PEEK Products
Polyetheretherketone (PEEK) is a semi-crystalline, high-performance engineering thermoplastic.
3D Printing Inches Toward Electronics
Additive manufacturing adoption in electronics has lagged behind other sectors, but advances in materials and processes are driving experimental use...
3D Systems Accelerates Access to Advanced Materials
Company facilitating additive manufacturing of high-strength, corrosion-resistant parts in Certified Scalmalloy (A) & Certified M789 (A) on Direct Metal Printing platform.
Desktop Metal Launches 316L Stainless Steel
Shop System binder jetting enables cost-effective batch production of 316L stainless steel parts via additive manufacturing.
Sintavia Develops Proprietary Copper Printing Technology
GRCop-42 material parameter and furnacing specification to enable full alloy adoption.
Markforged Launches Composite Materials for Aerospace
Onyx FR-A and Carbon Fiber FR-A targeted at highly regulated industries.
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Editor’s Pick: Unearth CAD Interoperability Updates
CAD Exchanger 3.10.1 is a toolkit for 3D CAD developers and end users.
Editor’s Pick: Direct conversion of CAD into AR/VR-ready meshes
Nextech AR Solutions CAD-to-POLY conversion solution is now being offered to CAD...
Editor’s Pick: Turnkey Binder Metal Jetting System for Machine Shops
The Shop System uses Desktop Metal’s Live Sinter technology, which, according...
Editor’s Pick: Software Suite Built for Directed Energy Deposition Additive Manufacturing
FormAlloy DEDSmart is a software suite intended to complement the company’s...