3D Printing Industry

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How To Make Money With 3D Printed Products

3D printing means turning files into physical objects. Here’s some practical advice how and where to sell your creations.

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3D Printed Glass: Who Will Get There First?

3D printed glass, anyone? Several new companies are trying to make it a reality. But are the results convincing? Here's an overview.

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SLA 3D printing is in an arms race

Currently, new and improved SLA 3D printing technologies are announced almost on a weekly base, and one outperforms the other with its estimated specifications.

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Executive Tango
BCN3D Technologies Name Xavi M. Faneca as New CEO

All change at BCN3D Technologies, the Open Source 3D printer manufacturer based in the region of Catalonia. Roger Uceda steps down as CEO, his replacement is former COO Xavi M. Faneca.

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Honda Produces Carbon Fiber Parts with Mcor Paper 3D Printing

Mcor Technologies’ selective deposition lamination (SDL) technology is being used by Honda to create paper molds for carbon fiber CFRP parts.

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Linde Just Solved One of Metal 3D Printing Problems

If you want reproducible results for your 3D printed metal parts, you’ll need the perfect mix of gasses in the print chamber. Linde now offers a new solution for better metal prints.

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7 Important 3D Printing Inventions Made By MIT

Some of the greatest 3D printing inventions were made at MIT. Here’s how one of the most advanced universities is making 3D printing easier.

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Bioprinting
3D Bioprinting: A Brief Introduction

Bioprinting takes organic materials to form tissues and organs. Find out what‘s possible in this fascinating medical field today.

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New Partnership
CEA Partners with HP to Improve Industrial 3D Printing with the Multi Jet Fusion System

CEA, the French atomic and alternative energy commission, is now partnering up with HP and using the Multi Jet Fusion 3D printing system to develop production-ready applications for clients worldwide.

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New VIT SLS Printer Launching Soon on Kickstarter

On display at the In(3D)ustry trade show in Barcelona, the VIT SLS is a new benchtop SLS printer coming to Kickstarter at the end of October.

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ABB Robotics Uses 3D Printing for Functional Prototyping

ABB Robotics was replaced traditional production methods with 3D printing to prototype "fingers" for their industrial robot YuMi. Here’s their story.

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Ernst & Young: German Companies Lead in 3D Printing Use

According to a new study by auditing and consulting company Ernst & Young, German companies are world leaders in the use of 3D printers.

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Super Size Me
New Zortrax M300 is BIG (Like, REALLY BIG)

The Zortrax M300 has a big debut at the Additive Manufacturing Show in Amsterdam; can this supersized 3D printer tower over the competition?

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GE Buys Concept Laser After Metal 3D Printing Deal Collapse

In a fresh twist in this week's metal 3D printing saga, GE scoops up Concept Laser after takeover deal for SLM collapses.

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More Printers, Less Money
Monoprice 3D Printer Range Grows to Ultimate and Plus Sizes

With a pair of affordable new machines for consumer and commercial use, the Monoprice 3D printer stakes a claim for category leader.