First Five Sessions of Additive Manufacturing Conference Announced

Speakers will address next-generation design, 3D-printed tooling and more during the fourth edition of the conference.

Design for Additive

Students Develop Design for Additive Manufacturing (DFAM) Worksheet for 3D Printing Success

A team of researchers at Purdue University developed and tested a DFAM worksheet to help novice and intermediate 3D printing users increase build success and minimize reprints.

Polymer AM

3D Systems CEO: Speed Is the Enabler to Production

Speed will change things, says Joshi. When we imagine that additive doesn’t have a role in high-volume production, we have failed to account for all the ways that faster 3D printing affects the economics.


Sabic Debuts High-Performance Filaments for FDM

Designed for use with Stratasys Fortus printers, the filement grades enable durable end-use parts.


AddUp Expands Metal Additive Manufacturing Business to United States and Canada

The metal AM industrial solutions provider will also open regional Customer Technology Centers.


Methods 3D and Markforged Establish Partnership

As part of the agreement, Methods 3D will provide sales and support for the recently announced Mark X metal 3D printing system.

Polymer AM

3D-Printed Tools Are in Production at Falcon Jet

High part variability and low volume make 3D-printed tooling the right fit for Falcon Jet components.


Desktop Metal 3D Printers to Be Available Via Stratasys Resellers

The partnership, announced at Rapid, also leaves open the possibility of further go-to-market activities in the future.

Metal AM

Xact Metal Introduces XM200 Direct Metal Printer

Accessible, high-performance 3D printer offers five-inch build cube.

Polymer AM

BASF and Essentium Form Partnership

The partnership seeks to advance fused filament fabrication (FFF) technology.


Impressions of Rapid + TCT 2017

Low-cost metal machines were the prominent new introduction to a show that has perhaps completed its transformation into an industrial manufacturing event

Polymer AM

Stratasys Introduces Continuous Build 3D Demonstrator

The modular 3D printing solution was created with an eye toward low-volume, continuous production.