Nov 23, 2019
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Finite Element Analysis
Markforged and MSC Form Prototyping Partnership

A partnership between Markforged and MSC lets users access the Finite Element Analysis simulation software.

Nov 21, 2019
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Nearly as Hard as Diamonds
Nanotube Plastic 3D Prints Can Stop Bullets

Students of Rice University have 3D printed ultra-hard objects from normal plastic materials. The results are lightweight, load-bearing... and even bulletproof.

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Nov 21, 2019
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Reducing Cost
AMT’s DMS Delivers Automated End-To-End Additive Manufacturing

AMT’s Digital Manufacturing System automates the steps of the Additive Manufacturing process to safely reduce cost and increase consistency.

Nov 20, 2019
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The Middle Child
Desktop Metal Launches Batch Production “Shop System” for Metal Workshops

With machine shops and metal job shops in mind, US-based manufacturer Desktop Metal announces its new "Shop System" at Formnext 2019.

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Nov 19, 2019
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Carbon Expansion
Carbon Unleashes L1 3D Printer, Adds Jabil to Production Network

At Formnext 2019, Carbon officially releases the L1 3D printer and welcomes the global manufacturing leader Jabil into its Carbon Production Network.

Nov 19, 2019
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Need For Speed
Turbo Print Gives Speed Boost to Markforged X7 3D Printer

At Formnext 2019, Markforged announced Turbo Print for its X7 Carbon Fiber 3D printer, increasing print speed twofold without sacrificing print quality.

Nov 18, 2019
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More Pro Materials
BASF Acquires 3D Printing Service Provider Sculpteo

BASF, the world’s largest chemical producer, is buying Sculpteo, the French online 3D printing service. For its clients, it will most likely result in more professional material options.

Nov 15, 2019
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PEEK Without the Price Tag
WASP Debuts Medical-Grade Pellet PEEK 3D Printer

Not only is PEEK a difficult material to print, it’s also quite expensive. Italian manufacturer WASP wants to change that by printing with PEEK pellets that cost just a tenth of the price.

Nov 14, 2019
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Ban Ban
Online 3D Printed Gun Blueprints Banned Again

A federal judge in the US ruled the Trump administration allowing Defense Distributed to publish 3D printed gun blueprints online was illegal.

Nov 12, 2019
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Big and Tall
BCN3D Reveals Epsilon Large Format IDEX 3D Printer

Spanish 3D printer manufacturer BCN3D has matured its product offering with the release of the Epsilon, a tall, engineering-grade machine tailor-made for demanding prints.

Nov 12, 2019
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Dental Developments
Formlabs Unveils Form 3B Printer, Dental Business Unit, and Acquires Spectra

Formlabs doubles down on dental with the announcement of Formlabs Dental, the Form 3B printer, and the acquisition of materials partner Spectra.

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Nov 11, 2019
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Staying Aleph
Aleph Objects Sold to FAME 3D

Aleph Objects, which produces Lulzbot 3D printers, is getting a second chance.

Nov 9, 2019
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Building an Arduino Organ
Making Music With a 3D Printed Tonewheel

Using a 3D printer, an Arduino, stepper motors and a self-wound pickup, YouTuber The Mixed Signal reproduced the warm classic sound of a rock organ.

Nov 4, 2019
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You Are What You Project
3D Printed Laser Projection Mask Lets You Be Anything

Can't decide who or what you want to be? With this cool project, you can become anything by laser-projecting onto a 3D printed mask.

Nov 3, 2019
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Armed And Fabulous
This Company is Using 3D Printing to Create Beautiful, Custom Prosthetic Limbs

Glaze Prosthetics is turning heads with its stylish, customizable 3D printed arms.

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