nRugged 3D Printer Designed for Use in Harsh Environments

Printer offers more than 10,000 material choices and is factory configured for either 3D manufacturing or bioprinting with automatic tool changes.
#metal #polymer


Cumberland Additive Expands Operations to Neighborhood 91 Campus

Neighborhood 91 is the first development to both condense and connect all components of the AM/3D printing supply chain into one powerful production ecosystem.
#supplychain #enterprise #metal


Titan Launches Hybrid Pellet Extrusion System

Titan’s hybrid Atlas-HS features 3D printing and machining capabilities on a single platform, enabling additive manufacturing in industrial production.
#machining #hybrid #polymer


DyeMansion, Stratasys Collaborate on Complete Additive Manufacturing Architecture

Using Stratasys’ H350 3D printer, the companies created a comprehensive reference architecture for production-scale end-use parts.
#postprocessing #polymer


Massivit 5000 Expedites Large-Scale 3D Printing

The Massivit 5000 is designed to dramatically expedite large-scale manufacturing, prototyping and tooling for the automotive, marine and rail industries.
#polymer #largeformat


Stratasys H350 3D Printer Delivers Production-Grade End-Use Parts

The Stratasys H350 3D printer is powered by Selective Absorption Fusion (SAF) technology to deliver production-level throughput for end-use parts.


How A Digital Manufacturing Workflow Is Making Orthoses, Prostheses More Accessible

EastPoint Prosthetics and Orthotics has a track record of changing lives with limb prostheses, orthoses, helmets and more. The digital workflow it has built with Additive America to 3D print these devices is now allowing this mission to go farther.


3D Printed Headgear that Can Take a Hit: The Cool Parts Show #31

A custom helmet made via Multi Jet Fusion has allowed Sarah Piersanti to get back to practicing jiu-jitsu without fear of damaging her cochlear implant.
#video #coolparts #polymer


Thermwood Adds Larger Printers to LSAM Product Line

The large, dual-gantry print and trim machines are now available in a 15-ft. width in addition to the current 10-ft. width tables.
#composites #polymer #largeformat


Three Elements of a Micro 3D Printing Platform

Micro 3D printing, aided by advances in optics, machine design and materials, gives companies the capability to print production runs and produce micro mold inserts without micromachining.
#polymer #moldmaking


Zortrax Printers Simplify Green Heating System Prototyping

By using Zortrax’s M300 Plus 3D printer to print prototypes in-house, ML Systems saved up to two weeks of lead time and up to 90% of prototype fabrication costs.
#polymer #prototyping #sustainability


How Tilt Hydrometer Fights Supply Chain Disruption with 3D Printing

The maker of a digital hydrometer for beer brewing keeps its supply chain and product flexible through selective laser sintering of a critical component.
#enterprise #supplychain #polymer


Siemens Automation Supports CEAD, Belotti Large-Format Hybrid Machine

The machines will be equipped with Siemens Sinumerik CNC for precise printing and milling.
#hybrid #polymer #largeformat


3D Printed Battery Electrodes Could Drive Electric Vehicles Forward

Precise control of battery electrode architecture through photopolymerization opens the door to new cell geometries and lighter battery packs for EVs and more, Photocentric says.
#polymer #sustainability


3D Printed Speaker Cabinet Delivers Big Sound in a Small Footprint

Node Audio’s Hylixa high-fidelity speaker takes advantage of selective laser sintering (SLS) 3D printing to achieve a compact construction with an uncompromised sound range.
#composites #polymer


How 3D Printing Answers Supply Chain Disruptions

Essentium CEO: Production-speed additive manufacturing is “a time machine and an insurance policy.” It addresses lead time demands while providing buffer against volatility. Look for 3D printing to support injection molding in this way.
#supplychain #polymer

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