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Flashforge Launches its New Guider 3 PLUS 3D Printer

Flashforge Launches its New Guider 3 PLUS 3D Printer

Chinese 3D printing manufacturer Flashforge has just launched its new FDM 3D printer, the Guider 3 PLUS. More form the News  The...
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Wiiboox Launches Food 3D Printer Extruder Named LuckyBot

3D printing is a prime example, ushering in a new era of localized production based on digital fabrication. Many brands...
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Closed-loop additive manufacturing fueled by upcycled plastic

Researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory have developed an upcycling approach that adds value to discarded...
F.l.t.r. Miguel Calvo (CTO Ultimaker); Tobias Rödlmeier (Business Development Manager – Metal Ecosystem at BASF Forward AM); Andrea Gasperini (Product Manager Ultimaker) presenting components of the Ultimaker Metal Expansion Kit, co-developed by Ultimaker and BASF Forward AM.

Ultimaker offers the first complete Metal Expansion Kit for professional 3D printing

Ultimaker, the global leader in professional 3D printing, announced the extension of its Ultimaker Platform with a Metal Expansion Kit, making metal...
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Axle Box Innovations uses Essentium high-performance materials to 3D print fire management drone components

Public safety technology firm Axle Box Innovations Pvt Ltd is using Essentium’s High Speed Extrusion 3D printing technology to produce parts for a...
Footwear with self-offloading insole underneath the top sole (b) one of the volunteers wearing the self-offloading footwear (Credit: Priyabrata Maharana, Jyoti Sonawane)

IISC researchers develop 3D printed footwear to help prevent diabetic foot complications

Researchers in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science (IISc), in collaboration with the Karnataka Institute of Endocrinology...
The demand for hybrid 3D printing machines has grown significantly in India’s drone industry. Istock

Drone firms turn to 3D printers to support manufacturing needs

India’s nascent drone industry is turning to 3D printing firms to ramp up production in the absence of adequate infrastructure...
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Covestro Adds 3D-Printing Filaments to Stratasys’ FDM Material Ecosystem

The first filament from Covestro for the FDM system is certified for flame, smoke, and toxicity, making it suitable for...
Polyformer for recylicng plastic bottles

Polyformer is an open-source machine that recycles plastic bottles into 3D printing filament

California-based industrial designer Reiten Cheng has developed a recycling machine that can be 3D printed using open-source instructions and used to turn PET bottles into filament for additive...
Chinedum Okwudire and students in his lab at the University of Michigan demonstrated an early version of the FBS software in 2017. (Photo by Evan Dougherty, College of Engineering)

University of Michigan developed software doubles 3D printing speeds

Vibrations during 3D printing either slow down the process or warp the parts, but new software could enable manufacturers to...
Miaozi Huang's team uses intelligent software in 3D printing to optimize the properties of plastic components. Credit: TUK/Koziel

Hannover Messe 2022: Intelligent Software For 3d Printing Optimises Properties Of Plastic Components

3D printers are a flexible way to produce components. Researchers at Technische Universität Kaiserslautern (TUK) are also making use of...
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Fathom Digital Manufacturing posts 33% income rise in Q1 2022

On-demand manufacturing service supplier Fathom Digital Manufacturing (FTHM) has reported its income grew by 33% in Q1 2022. More from...