The surface of the 3D printer where the part is formed. It is also referred to as a bed or build plate.
Latest in Print Bed
Large-Format 3D Printer Has Over 22-In. Build Height
Supports more than 40 engineering grade materials.
Editor’s Pick: 3D Printer for Professional Workflows
Ultimaker also debuts new material and mobile app.
How to Leverage High-Strength 3D Printing
Can't figure out how to integrate high-strength 3D printing into your manufacturing workflow? Try a new perspective. Learn more.
Ultimaker Unveils Ultimaker S5 3D Printer
Ultimaker expands its 3D printer lineup and strengthens integrated solution with new industrial-grade filament and mobile app.
Design for 3D Printing
Design for additive manufacturing will require new software tools and a new approach.
3D Printer Review: Consumer Convenience, Professional Printing
The Ultimaker 3 is a “prosumer” 3D printer up to the rigors of professional design engineering work.
Editors Pick of the Week
Editor’s Pick: AXIOM 20
The new AXIOM 20 3D printer from Airwolf 3D Printers has a 20-inch high Z-axis and a large build chamber to...
3D Printer Makes Tall Designs
New AXIOM 20 3D printer has a high 20-inch Z-axis and a large build chamber to match.
Adding 3D Printing to Manufacturing
3D printing technology is becoming more prevalent in manufacturing. Here's a primer on systems and materials.
New 3D Printer Can be Assembled Without Fasteners
Company launches KickStarter campaign for new model.
Glossary Quick Look
Saint Thomas Academy’s Experimental Vehicle Team Earns Four Awards in NASA Competition
The EV team places first among U.S. high schools; team beat all but...
Keysight Technologies’ V2X Test Solution Earns OmniAir Certification
Certification ensures vehicular communication devices and associated software pass global industry requirements for interoperability...
Lubrizol to Showcase Renewable-Sourced Estane 3D ECO TPU for 3D Printing at RAPID + TCT 2019
Simcenter Amesim Announces Major Simulation Upgrades for Automotive, Aerospace and Marine Industries
By extending Modelica support and integration with other Simcenter solutions, Simcenter Amesim helps users...
Editor’s Pick: Turning SLA printing on its side for improved performance
Formlabs launches two new printers for production workflows.
Editor’s Pick: Bringing Digital Workflow to Additive Manufacturing Processes
3YOURMIND unveils Agile Manufacturing Execution System (MES) software for additive manufacturing.
Editor’s Pick: Improve the Drafting Experience
IntelliCAD Technology Consortium Version 9.1 adds digital signatures, direct to PDF, and more.
Editor’s Pick: Additive Manufacturing, Real-Time Simulation and AR Inside 3D CAD
PTC Creo 6.0 keeps a legendary design tool on the cutting edge.