How to Choose the Right 3D Printer
January 6, 2021
Advances in 3D printing make it ideal for prototyping, customized molds, manufacturing aids, and end-use parts. As a result, more companies are purchasing fused filament fabrication (FFF) 3D printers to streamline their production processes. But choosing the right 3D printer...
How to Successfully Introduce 3D Printing in Your Business
October 1, 2020
Bringing the 3D printing process in-house is an effective way of optimizing the product development workflow; enabling faster iterations and reduced costs.
Industry Focus: The Digital Factory
June 22, 2020
The manufacturing space has lately been focused on two trends with a common denonimator: digital transformation, and the use of digital twins. Both will play important roles in the dawn of Industry 4.0 and the Factory of the Future. A lot...
3D Printing For Engineers
June 2, 2020
Build your 3D printing knowledge with industry leaders and experts.
The ROI of 3D Printing
June 2, 2020
3D printing has become a mature technology suitable for the production of visual models, functional prototypes, manufacturing aids, and end-products.
Getting Started with Office 3D Printing
June 2, 2020
What can you expect once your 3D printers are up and running? If you have chosen the right 3D printer for your needs, any operational challenges should be avoided.
Making the Case for Simulation of Additive Manufacturing
September 1, 2018
The cost of running an additive manufacturing metal 3D printer, on average, is estimated to be around $100 per hour, and a single build can take upwards of 20 hours—or closer to 80 hours for highly complex parts. That's $2,000 to $8,000 wasted every...
OPEN MIND Debuts hyperMILL 2021.1 CAD/CAM Software Suite
Innovations and enhancements optimize machining tools and molds and more.
Nexa3D and Keystone Industries Team Up for 3D Printing Solutions
Under this agreement, both companies will combine their extensive dental, photopolymer and 3D printing capabilities to deliver 3D printing solutions...
Purdue University Turbulence Model May Aid in Design of Aircraft
Engineers enable simulation of complete ‘dance’ of colliding vortices at reduced computational time.
GPU-Accelerated Visualization Makes its Mark
More software solutions are taking advantage of real-time ray tracing and enhanced visualization made possible via the GPU.
Editor’s Pick: Static-dissipating composite material for electronics additive manufacturing
The material can be reinforced with continuous carbon fiber, creating strong and...
Editor’s Pick: UL Certification for Emissions-free 3D Printing
RIZE calls GREENGUARD Certification “a key safety and sustainability milestone” for the ...
Editor’s Pick: Debuting filament-based stainless steel for additive manufacturing
Forward AM/BASF Ultrafuse 17-4PH is a filament comprising metal powder...
Editor’s Pick: Faster production drawings from the 3D model
The company says every year it polls its users about what enhancements...