3D Printing News

Keep yourself up to date with the latest 3D printing news from all over the world.

Oct 17, 2018
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Gillette Partners with Formlabs to Pilot Concept for Customized 3D Printed Razor Handles

The renowned Massachusetts-based shaving company Gillette is working with Formlabs to pilot its new Razor Maker concept, aiming to give customers the ability to personalize and 3D print custom razor handles.

Oct 17, 2018
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UB Researchers Develop System to Identify 3D Printer Fingerprints

A team out of the University at Buffalo has developed PrinTracker, a system that traces 3D prints back to their source machine. Considering the recent 3D printed gun controversy, the arrival of the technique seems timely.

Oct 16, 2018
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TrussFormer Creates Large-Scale Kinetic Structures Made From Plastic Bottles and 3D Printed Connectors

Scientists from the Hasso Plattner Institute in Germany have developed an integrated end-to-end software solution called TrussFormer. It allows users to design large-scale kinetic structures produced from plastic bottles and 3D printed connectors.

Oct 16, 2018
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XJet Opens World’s Largest AM Center for Metals and Ceramics in Israel

XJet, the Israeli company that develops ceramic and metal 3D printing solutions has opened the doors to its new additive manufacturing center in Rehovot, Israel.

Oct 15, 2018
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LAR100: A Metal 3D Printer Starting at €69,900

The LAR100 is a new laser metal 3D printer designed for fast production of numerous parts for a competitive price. Check its specs and features in this article.

Oct 15, 2018
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Digital Metal Launches Fully Automated No-Hand Production Concept for Metal 3D Printers

Swedish company, Digital Metal, has launched a fully automated no-hand production concept for its high-precision binder jetting 3D metal printers.

Oct 12, 2018
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Surgically Planning Bento the Puppy’s Recovery with 3D Printing

When Bento the puppy from Cleveland, US, fractured his forearm, there were multiple people willing to lend a helping hand. As a result, the puppy is back on his four feet after receiving surgery planned out using 3D printing technology.

Oct 11, 2018
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PrintYourMind3D Launch Contest for Students to Solve Waste PLA Problem

PrintYourMind3D, the Canadian 3D print reseller, has launched a contest aimed at Alberta students which hopes to tackle 3D printer waste with new innovative disposal methods. 

Oct 10, 2018
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Z Spools is an Environmentally-Friendly Filament Made from Invasive Quagga Mussels

Lorena James is a Davidson University sophomore who developed a 3D printing filament using invasive quagga mussels. She now plans to mass produce this environmentally-friendly filament.

Oct 9, 2018
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Gantri 3D Prints Sustainable Lamps Imagined by Designers Worldwide

Gantri is a design company focusing on creating high-quality, low-cost sustainable lamps made from PLA. The resulting designer products have a price tag under the $300 mark and support designers all around the world.

Oct 9, 2018
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Cura 3.5 Update: New Slicing Features and Improved UX

Ultimaker Cura, the free, open source, 3D printing slicer is now getting another update which offers new slicing features and improved UX. Download Cura 3.5 from the Ultimaker website.

Oct 8, 2018
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Mini Launches Limited Edition Cooper S GT Edition in France

Mini has launched a car which pays homage to its rare original MINI 1275 GT. The new Cooper S GT Edition is limited edition, makes use of 3D printing, and only 150 units are available in France.

Oct 5, 2018
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3D Printing Industry Report – Week 40 / 2018

Want to know what’s happening in the Additive Manufacturing and 3D printing industry? Here’s All3DP’s weekly report for professionals, presented by industry expert Sarah Goehrke.

Oct 3, 2018
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Desktop Metal and Markforged Reach Joint Resolution on Trade Secret Litigation

In March, Desktop Metal filed a lawsuit against Markforged for allegedly copying portions of its patented metal 3D printing processes. Last week, a federal jury decided to clear Markforged of both IP infringement allegations, marking a major victory for the defendant. 

Oct 3, 2018
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Canadian Startup is Turning Organic Food Scraps into 3D Printing Filament

Genecis, a startup comprised of graduates from the University of Toronto Scarborough, has developed a biological process that turns organic waste into 3D printing materials.