Stratasys will be showing off a new variation of its Fortus 380 printer, the 380CF, which works with Stratasys’ Nylon 12 carbon fibre thermoplastic material. Continue reading “Stratasys to show 3D carbon fibre printer”
Xaar has teamed up with Stratasys to develop 3D printing solutions based on Xaar’s High Speed Sintering, or HSS, technologies. The two will form a new company, Xaar 3D Ltd, with Xaar owning 85 percent to Stratasys’ 15 percent.
The UK’s National Centre for Additive Manufacturing, which is based at the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) in Coventry, has installed a 3D printer from the Danish company Digital Metal. Continue reading “UK AM centre to install Digital Metal printer”
Earlier this year I was sent a book to review – Printing architecture: innovative recipes for 3D printing – by Ronald Rael and Virginia San Fratello, professors at the University of California, Berkeley, and San Jose State University, respectively.
A team of researchers from Nottingham University in the UK have proved that advanced materials containing molecules that switch states in response to environmental stimuli such as light can be fabricated using 3D printing. This in turn would benefit industries such as electronics, healthcare and quantum computing. Continue reading “Nottingham Uni tests 3D print materials”
The German car manufacturer Audi is to install a Stratasys J750 3D printer at its Plastics 3D Printing unit, which is part of the Pre-Series Centre in Ingolstadt, Germany to accelerate its prototyping. Continue reading “Audi turns to Stratasys to design tail lights”
Materialise, which develops additive manufacturing solutions, has partnered with HCL technologies, which has developed CamWorks software, in order to develop a new Powered by Materialise module for CamWorks for increased integration for hybrid manufacturing of metal parts. Continue reading “Materialise looks to hybrid manufacturing”
GE Additive has updated its Concept Laser M2 cusing and M2 cusing Multilaser machines with improvements to productivity and reliability as well as lower operating costs. Continue reading “GE updates M2 3D metal printer”
Prodways is to launch a new compact 3D printer, the ProMaker LD-3, which is aimed at the dental, jewelry, education or prototyping industries. Continue reading “Prodways announces LD-3 3D printer”
Stratasys has signed a five year deal with the Aachen Center for Additive Manufacturing (ACAM), part of the Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen Campus, and which specialises in R&D. Continue reading “Stratasys cooperates with German 3D centre”