AMUG Conference Highlights Industrialization of Polymer 3D Printers

Exhibits at the conference this year included various examples of 3D printers being rethought and redesigned in pursuit of the speed, economy and reliability of industrial production. Polymer printers are leaving behind their roots in prototyping.

Video: Selective Laser Sintering for Production of Large Parts

SLS offers a production option enabling large, precise plastic parts to be made cost-effectively in quantities generally too low for injection molding.

BigRep Industrial 3D Printers Enable Industry 4.0 Integration

Rapid 2019: BigRep’s Pro and Edge large-scale 3D printers are said to deliver speed, precision and quality.

AM 101: Continuous Liquid Interface Production (CLIP)

Continuous Liquid Interface Production (CLIP) is the key to Carbon's Digital Light Synthesis. Here's a look at how it works and how it differs from stereolithography.

Fortify, DSM Partner to Enhance 3D Printing Material Properties

Fortify and DSM are collaborating on composite materials for 3D printing structural parts.

Farsoon Sintering System Improves Build Processing Workflow

Rapid 2019: Farsoon Technologies’ HT1001P production polymer laser sintering system is said to optimize workflow between phases of the AM process.

Arburg Freeformer Optimizes Droplet Size for 3D Printing Polymer Parts

Rapid 2019: Arburg‘s Freeformer 300-3X machine is said to produce complex and durable functional parts in hard/soft combinations from qualified standard plastics and support material.

Call for Speakers: Present Your AM Application to Current and Future AM Users at the Additive Manufacturing Conference

The call for presenters is now open for the sixth annual AM Conference, to be held August 27-29 in Austin, Texas. Presentations from successful users are welcome, and in fact frequently are some of the best-received talks at the event.

Essentium's High Speed Extrusion Platform Enables Durable Prints

Rapid 2019: Essentium's High Speed Extrusion (HSE) platform 3D printing system offers fast print speeds for industrial applications.

Kuraray's Mowiflex Filament Enables Biodegradable Supports

Rapid 2019: The new filament is certified for cold-water solubility.

3D Platform's Large-Format 3D Printer Provides Extruder Options

Rapid 2019: The WorkCenter 500, 3D Platform’s extra-large format 3D printer, has been designed to provide affordability without sacrificing quality or throughput, the company says.

Sisma's Everes 3D Printers Limit Human Error

Rapid 2019: Sisma’s Everes Zero and Everes Uno digital light processing-based (DLP-based) 3D printers are said to be fast and accurate.