Makerbot launches Method X 3D printer

2nd August 2019

Makerbot, which mainly makes desktop 3D printers, has announced a new 3D printer, the Method X. This builds on the existing Method that was launched at the end of last year but gains the ability to print a standard form of ABS (acrylonitrile butadiene styrene) material. 

Continue reading “Makerbot launches Method X 3D printer”

Under Amour partners Alvanon for apparel software

23rd July 2019

Alvanon, which specializes in creating dress forms to help clothing companies produce garments in the optimum size and fit, has worked with Under Armour, which makes sportswear, to develop 3D visualization tools for more accurate sizing of clothing.

Continue reading “Under Amour partners Alvanon for apparel software”

Epson launches new textile printer and inks

22nd July 2019

Epson used last month’s Itma show in Barcelona to announce new additions to its Monna Lisa range of textile printers as well as a new series of Genesta pigment inks.

Paolo Crespi, direct to fabric sales and marketing director for Epson.
Continue reading “Epson launches new textile printer and inks”

Durst shows fifth generation Alpha

8th July 2019

Durst has introduced the latest version of its textile production press, the Alpha Series 5, in both the 190 and 330 versions, with the 330 version on show at the recent Itma exhibition. The new Alphas feature a number of improvements including a new advanced digital pigment ink for waterless one-step production.

Durst has made improvements to its Alpha series textile printers, with the introduction of the fifth generation of these machines.
Continue reading “Durst shows fifth generation Alpha”