The surface of the 3D printer where the part is formed. It is also referred to as a bed or build plate.
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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.
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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
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Get Smart About Product Design
The Industrial Internet of Things, digital twins and manufacturing simulation all stand to help...
First Concept Laser M Line Factory Systems to Roll Out in Q2 2019
Modular system architecture with automation supports scalable serial production.
LK Metrology Announces Enhanced Cam 8.5 Multi-Sensor CMM Software Version
LK Metrology’s new 8.5 version of their CAMIO CMM software has a range of...
Editor’s Pick: 3D Printers Offer 24/7 Metal Production
New additive manufacturing systems for volume production with repeatable results.
Editor’s Pick: Laptop to Power Through Intense Jobs Anywhere
NVIDIA graphics combined with Intel's new processor generation make mobile workstation brawny.
Editor’s Pick: Make Managing Complexity Less Complex
Labyrinthine design processes and simulation data management can render informed decision-making tough...
Editor’s Pick: Aero-Acoustics and Vibro-Acoustics Simulations Extended for Turbomachinery
New wizard helps predict tonal and broadband noise for turbomachinery.