Articles about professional applications of additive and digital manufacturing
Acrylic is a fantastic material to create intricate designs. With a Laser Cutter, you can cut any 2D design you want! In this article, we explain the process of creating a vectorial design and share a few hints to simplify the intricate process of laser cutting acrylic.
Looking to 3D print your parts in stainless steel? We expound the possibilities: outsourcing, buying your own stainless steel 3D printer or using metal-filled PLA like SteelFill
Ever wondered whether you can 3D print gold? Here's how gold 3D printing works, and how you can get your hands on a golden print of your own.
3D printing architecture models offer a lot of advantages - but you do have to consider some things first. Here‘s what you need to know.
The new and improved BCN3D Sigma R19 boasts reworked components, guidance and overall better experience. Check out our review to see how it holds up.
MakerBot has started shipping the MakerBot Method, a performance 3D printer that integrates industrial-grade features into a desktop-sized machine. Review the features and specs here.
Solid modeling -- manipulating and combining blocks -- can only take you so far. This article explains what surface modeling is, exploring the benefits it delivers compared to solid modeling.
The Modix Big60 V2 (Verison 2) is a large-format 3D printer at an incredibly affordable price. Review the specs here.
As discoveries around graphene applications abound, many are wondering if it can be scaled to 3D. This could have revolutionary effects, but it begs the question, have scientists been successful in graphene 3D printing? Find out!
3D printing architecture models have become an interesting alternative. Learn how to easily 3D print your architectural models.
Could the CraftBot 3 be a worthy entry to the dual extrusion market or does it lack the reliability to truly stand out? Check out our review to see how it holds up.
Here are 20 great ways to reduce the cost of 3D printing. Avoid unnecessary costs and become a frugally-minded maker with the following tips.
The automotive industry has always been on the lookout for faster prototyping and solutions for reducing the part's weight while retaining the structural strength. Here's a curated list of some of the best automotive 3D printing applications so far.
The BigRep Studio G2 is an industrial FFF printer with a build volume of 500 x 1000 x 500 mm, produced by German manufacturer BigRep.
Is the speedy Nexa3D NXE400 good enough to transform manufacturing? Check out what we make of this industrial 3D printer's specs.