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
Editor’s Picks: June 6-12, 2019
New SURFCAM Release Now Supports Fast 5-Axis Machining Tool
America Makes TRX+ @NIAR Technical Review and Exchange Event Headed to Kansas
Materialise Receives FDA Clearance for Cardiovascular Planning Software Suite
Editor’s Pick: New 1U Server for HPC Features Cascade Lake Xeon and Tesla GPU
Microway NumberSmasher 1U 4 GPU Single Socket Server comes ready for the most...
Editor’s Pick: Core i9 and RTX Graphics Make for a Powerful New Mobile Workstation
MSI WS65 mobile workstation offers rugged high-end power for demanding professional work.
Editor’s Pick: Connecting Part Scanning to Part Printing to Improve Production Quality
Markforged Blacksmith uses artificial intelligence to teach 3D metal printers how to...
Editor’s Pick: Real-time Process Monitoring for Metal Additive Manufacturing
Sigma Labs PrintRite3D Version 5 offers real-time analysis of metal 3D printing...