Tooling

Tooling Is the Underappreciated AM Application

One of the significant impacts of industrial 3D printing will be its aid to conventional production.

Technology

Envisiontec Perfactory 3D Printer Features Custom LED System for Resin Curing

The fourth generation of EnvisionTec's Perfactory 4 line of DLP 3D printers features a new custom LED light system said to be more powerful and efficient than other light projector system.

News

GE Additive Establishes Center in Germany

GE Additive is establishing a Customer Experience Center in Munich, Germany, the first of several GE Additive centers planned worldwide to accelerate the use of additive manufacturing.

Technology

EOS and 3YourMind Automate Identification of Parts with AM Part Identifier

The two companies are cooperating on the AM Part Identifier (AMPI) tool.

News

Arcam Launches New Branding for Arcam Group

A new common mark unifies the three Arcam businesses and designates them as part of GE Additive.

News

Sodick Names Additive Business Development Manager

The company says this appointment will further its growth in the metal 3D printing industry.

Metal AM

The Promise of Lower-Cost Metal 3D Printing: 3 Views

Representatives of companies using the new Desktop Metal system—Caterpillar, Jabil and Lowes—describe their expected applications for this capability.

Technology

Impossible Objects Pilots Model One 3D Printer

Multi-material 3D printer combines composite sheets and polymer powder to build strong, lightweight parts.

Tooling

Ohio Business Sees Big Possibilities in BAAM for Tooling

A new startup built around a large-scale 3D printer aims to offer short lead times for large industrial tools.

Metal AM

Renishaw Names Solutions Center Partner and Distributor in China

An agreement will create a Solutions Center offering Renishaw AM systems in Wuxi.

Hybrid Manufacturing

3D Hybrid Solutions and Multiax Launch Large-Scale Metal 3D Printer

Rapid 2017: The printer integrates metal 3D printing with five-axis machining.

Technology

Essentium Releases FlashFuse Process

The process is said to create 3D-printed parts as strong as those made via injection molding.