3D Printing News

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Apr 11, 2019
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Bioscientists Develop 3D Printed Artificial Tissues to Help Heal Bone and Cartilage Injuries

Bioscientists at Rice University and the University of Maryland are developing a method to 3D print artificial tissues to help heal bone and cartilage injuries in the elbows, ankles, and knees. 

Apr 10, 2019
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Sweet Solution
Engineers Using 3D Printed Sugar Stents to Improve Surgery Success

University of Nebraska-Lincoln engineers are using 3D printing and sugar to create tubes that fit inside adjacent ends of a clipped artery during surgery to help ease the fiddly-nature of the surgeon's work.

Apr 10, 2019
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Massivit 1800 Pro 3D Printing Solution Launched in the US and Used in French International Cartoon Festival

Massivit, known for its large-format 3D prints, has announced the US launch of its new "versatile" Massivit 1800 Pro for cost-effective and convenient 3D printing – and we’re talking life-sized prints here.

Apr 10, 2019
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Center for 3D Concrete Printing at American University in Dubai Established

3DVinci Creations and the American University in Dubai (AUD) are cooperating to establish The Center for 3D Concrete Printing and Digital Construction at the university's campus.

Apr 9, 2019
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New Design Opportunities
Protolabs Offering Low Alloyed Copper 3D Printing and CNC Machining Service

Protolabs, a British digital manufacturer, is now offering 3D printed copper parts for both CNC machining and additive manufacturing to deliver new design opportunities for engineers across industry sectors.

Apr 9, 2019
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Face to Face
Chinese Undertakers Reconstruct Faces of Accident Victims With 3D Printing

A mortuary in Guangzhou, China is using 3D printing to rebuild the facial features of deceased accident victims before their families hold open casket funerals.

Apr 8, 2019
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Hidden In Plain Sight
Shattie 3D Printed Pictures by Drzach&Suchy Hide In Plain Sight

Drzach&Suchy is an art and design studio based in Zurich, Switzerland that created shattie: 3D printed pictures which hide two images that become visible only when illuminated.

Apr 8, 2019
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Put Your Best (3D Printed) Foot Forward
University of South Australia 3D Print Feet to Teach Foot Condition Treatment

The University of South Australia is using 3D printed feet and a blend of icing sugar and chicken stock to create realistic foot ulcers to teach podiatry students how to treat high-risk foot conditions.

Apr 8, 2019
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Time to Change Your Password?
3D Printing a Fingerprint to Fool a Samsung Galaxy S10 Ultrasonic Fingerprint Scanner

Imgur user darkshark created a 3D printed finger to trick the Samsung Galaxy S10’s in-display fingerprint sensor. It worked, proving we should be more careful who to trust with our personal information.

Apr 5, 2019
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Authentise Collaborates with Microsoft to Integrate Workflow Management System

Authentise, which creates process automation software for additive manufacturing, is working with Microsoft to integrate its workflow management system into Microsoft Flow.

Apr 4, 2019
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Mission Shrimp-ossible
Researchers 3D Print Shrimp Claw to Generate Underwater Plasma

Texas A&M University researchers are using 3D printing to develop a method of underwater plasma generation inspired by shrimp. Benefits of the method could be in drilling and water sterilization. 

Apr 3, 2019
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FELIXprinters Launches Pro L and XL Industrial Printers

You may have never heard of FELIXprinters, but they're trying to change that. The company, founded by father and son Wilgo and Guillaume Feliksdal, recently released their new industrial printers Pro L and XL.

Apr 2, 2019
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2019 Formlabs Form 3 SLA 3D Printer – Review the Specs

Formlabs, the segment-leading desktop SLA 3D printer manufacturer, has introduced the Form 3 to its lineup. Thanks to its new Low Force Stereolithography process, it is said to offer improved accuracy and repeatability. Join us as we review what we know so far.

Apr 1, 2019
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Nominate a Student to Win Xometry’s Engineering Student of the Year Competition

Xometry, a Maryland-based marketplace for custom manufacturing, is seeking nominees for its first Xometry Engineering Student of the Year Competition. 

Mar 30, 2019
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Rigid.Ink Launches “The Institute of 3D Printing” to Teach Novices

Rigid.Ink, the 3D printing filament company, has launched premium online 3D printing courses called "The Institute of 3D Printing" in what it's calling an industry first.