3D Printing

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AMS 2024: Why you should be checking it out

The Additive Manufacturing Strategies (AMS) 2024 event, scheduled from February 6-8 in the vibrant city of New York, is gearing up to be a pivotal moment for the additive manufacturing (AM) industry. In partnership with 3DPrint.com and Additive Manufacturing Research, the 2024 edition of this in-person business summit is set […]

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Exploring Resin Additives In 3D Printing

Have you ever wondered what your resin additives are made of? In the dynamic world of 3D printing, resin additives and customizers play a crucial role in achieving the desired results. These additives enhance the properties of the resin, allowing for greater flexibility, durability, and even aesthetic appeal in your […]

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Xometry and Google Transforming Manufacturing with AI

Introduction: the spotlight now shifts to Xometry’s strategic partnership with Google Cloud In the ever-evolving landscape of manufacturing, artificial intelligence (AI) has emerged as a transformative force, from handling intricate tasks to influencing the state of AI adoption in additive manufacturing. Recently, Xometry, a key player in the industry, announced […]

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Fashion Meets Technology: 3D Printed Dress Lights Up the Future

Introduction: In an exciting collaboration, Chromatic 3D Materials, a prominent 3D printing company, joined forces with Dutch fashion designer Anouk Wipprecht to create a truly innovative 3D-printed dress. This unique garment incorporates LEDs and responds to its surroundings, representing a remarkable fusion of fashion and technology. It’s a glimpse into […]

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Print Big or Go Home!!!! with the ELEGOO OrangeStorm Gig

Introduction: Elegoo is cooking something big 3D printing mates! Suppose you’ve ever dabbled in the world of 3D printing. In that case, you’ll know that creating large-scale objects often involves slicing them into smaller pieces, printing them separately, and then painstakingly glueing them together. It’s a bit like a jigsaw […]

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The Battle Over 3D Printers and Ghost Guns: Balancing Safety and Innovation

Introduction In the quest to combat gun violence, lawmakers have turned their attention to 3D printers, proposing measures to regulate their sales. The concern revolves around the potential to create “ghost guns” – firearms without serial numbers – using these machines. While both 3D printing enthusiasts and gun rights advocates […]

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3D printed Printed Skull: A Key Piece of Evidence in Solving a Murder Case

Introduction:In a riveting turn of events straight out of a detective novel, a 3D printed skull played a pivotal role in securing a murder conviction in the United Kingdom. A 3D-printed skull, crafted through a collaboration between the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Constabulary, emerged as a critical piece of […]

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Formnext 2023: Unveiling the Future of 3D Printing

Formnext 2023 is just around the corner, and this year’s event promises to be a game-changer. Let’s delve into a brief history of Formnext and what you can expect from this year’s multistage conference extravaganza. A Brief History of Formnext Formnext has been at the forefront of showcasing the evolution […]

Removing Supports from 3d prints the right way

Removing Supports from 3d prints the right way

“Removing Supports the Right Way: Get the Perfect 3D Print Every Time!” Introduction 3D printing is a great way to create complex objects quickly and easily. However, when it comes to removing supports from 3D prints, it can be a tricky process. If done incorrectly, it can damage the print […]

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CADworks3D Leads the Way in 3D-Printed PDMS Devices

CADworks3Dis setting the pace in the realm of 3D-printed PDMS devices. The landscape of fabricating PDMS devices for microfluidic applications has witnessed remarkable progress in recent years. We’ve moved away from traditional techniques like photolithography towards more cost-effective alternatives, such as soft lithography. However, an exciting new frontier is emerging […]

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Has 3D Printing Reached a Zenith?

In recent years, 3D printing has emerged as a transformative force in various industries, revolutionizing the way we manufacture and create. From healthcare to construction, from automotive to aerospace, this technology has proven its mettle. But the question that looms large is whether we have reached the zenith of what […]