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Metal 3D Printing Goes Small in a Big Way
Metals. Humans have been developing innovative ways to use these electric-conducive, often shiny, malleable materials for centuries.
Feb 23 10:07AM Fabbaloo

Stratasys unveils multi-material 3D printing of dental parts
Minneapolis-based additive manufacturing firm Stratasys Ltd has showcased three 3D-printing solutions aimed at boosting production at dental and orthodontic labs through techniques including use of multiple materials on a single tray. Multi-material 3D printing pushes the boundaries of what's possible in dentistry today, while unlocking the next-generation of applications for tomorrow, said Mike Gaisford, director of healthcare solutions at Stratasys.
Feb 23 8:37AM Techcircle

MasterSpool Standard for 3D Printing #3Dthursday #3Dprinting
from MasterSpool Standard for 3D Printing #3Dthursday #3Dprinting by Takara Look at this cool 3D printed 3D printing filament spool! via Richard Horne The main concept is for manufacturers to provide a material refill system to users who can then use their own 'MasterSpool' in their 3D printer. It's a simple idea, but could bring many benefits for users, manufacturers and the environment.
Feb 23 1:40AM netofeverything.blogspot.com

Singapore's Hitch3DPrint aims to make metal 3D printing more accessible through online 'hitching' service
Feb 22, 2018 | By Tess Hitch3DPrint, a Singapore-based startup, is looking to make metal 3D printing a whole lot more accessible to individuals and small companies. No, it hasn't released a magically cheap metal 3D printer, but it has come up with a novel system that allows people to pool their metal 3D prints into one large print job.
Feb 22 8:48PM 3ders.org

Protolabs expands HP Multi Jet Fusion 3D printing services to Europe
Rapid manufacturing service bureau Protolabs has added HP's Multi Jet Fusion to its range of 3D printing technologies in Europe, following a successful US launch. Protolabs now offers four industrial 3D printing technologies and can produce plastic, metal, and elastomeric components in as fast as a single day.
Feb 22 5:04PM 3dprintingindustry.com

Rizing Up: Hybrid 3D Printing Positioned to Scale Up and Break Out
The 3D printing industry is at a major inflection point, and now the innovative startup Rize, Inc. has found the person to take the disruptive technology to the Learn More Continue reading at:New Equipment Digest.
Feb 22 4:15AM New Equipment Digest - ManufacturingStories

How 3D Printing Helped Team USA Go for Gold
Science & Technology Embed How 3D Printing Helped Team USA Go for Gold by VOA No media source currently available 0:00 0:05:34 0:00 The United States won its first Olympic medal in a men's luge singles event at the PyeongChang Winter Olympics. Chris Mazdzer won a silver medal last week - equaling the best finish ever for any member of the U.
Feb 21 11:12PM VOA

Voodoo Manufacturing Now Offering Large Format 3D Printing Services
There are many 3D printing service bureaus in existence, but Voodoo Manufacturing has always stood out for its ambition, going far beyond simply producing parts for customers. The New York-based company, formed in 2015, wants to transform manufacturing - and if that sounds like something that every manufacturing company says, Voodoo Manufacturing is actually doing it, or at least working towards it.
Feb 21 4:04PM 3DPrint.com | The Voice of 3D Printing / Additive Manufacturing

Bosch to use Ultimaker 3 Extended 3D printers for printing jigs and fixtures
Ultimaker announced that Robert Bosch GmbH, a leading global supplier of technology and services from Germany, will invest on a global scale in Ultimaker 3 Extended printers. After comparing several desktop 3D printers, the Additive Manufacturing department of Bosch selected Ultimaker as the most reliable, easy-to-use and professional machine.
Feb 21 3:55PM makepartsfast.com

SLM Solutions 3D printing rare parts for Audi W12 engine
Feb 21, 2018 | By Benedict German metal 3D printing company SLM Solutions is working with automaker Audi to make prototypes and spare parts. Components like the water adapter of the little-used Audi W12 engine are being 3D printed on the SLM 280 3D printer.
Feb 21 2:12PM 3ders.org

The 3D Metal Printing Business Appears to be Very Good
A 3D metal printing service recently quadrupled its capacity. Canada-based Precision ADM, whom we've visited in the past, seems to have obtained several new EOS 3D metal printers to add to its metal printing capacity.
Feb 21 2:07PM Fabbaloo

3D printing marketplace Shapeways names a new CEO
After months of searching, Shapeways announced today the appointment of Gregory Kress as CEO of the 3D printing marketplace. Kress, the former president and COO of online learning service Open Education, becomes the New York-based company's second chief officer, replacing co-founder Peter Weijmarshausen, who stepped down in August to pursue other opportunities.
Feb 21 2:00PM TechCrunch

Last chance to nominate in 2018 3D Printing Industry Awards
The 3D Printing Industry Awards are back for 2018. On May 17th 2018, industry leaders will gather at a central London location where the winners will be announced.
Feb 21 1:35PM 3dprintingindustry.com

Star Trek Online 3D starship printing available in March
Star Trek Online 3D starship printing will soon be available thanks to a partnership between Perfect World, Cryptic Studios and Mixed Dimensions. 12? resin versions of Star Trek: Online's collection of 500+ starships will be available in a variety of formats.
Feb 20 10:18PM Stevivor

Star Trek Online Adding 3D Printing in March
It's been a good time to relive the Star Trek experience. On top of new television series Star Trek: Discovery concluding its first season and VR enthusiasts getting to board their starship with Star Trek Bridge Crew, there's still the ongoing MMORPG from Cryptic Studios, Star Trek Online.
Feb 20 9:25PM Shacknews

Aurora Labs Seeking Dramatic 3D Metal Printing Speeds
Australia-based Aurora Labs has published their roadmap for ultra-fast 3D metal printing. The Perth-based company has made some noise in the 3D printing world with their rather inexpensive 3D metal printer that they've marketed to institutions for the past year.
Feb 20 8:12PM Fabbaloo

Fabric 3D Printing Craze Hits
There's a bit of a craze underway with several people exploring the process of 3D printing on fabric. This is not a new thing; we wrote about it in 2016, as someone was experimenting with the technique at that time.
Feb 20 6:12PM Fabbaloo

Owens Corning fiberglass reinforced 3D printing filament boosts performance
Functional prototypes are an important application for industrial 3D printing. Materials used in components for aircraft, automotive, electronics or sports - must be reliable and cost effective for product development.
Feb 20 11:54AM 3dprintingindustry.com

University's 3D Printing Club Creates a 3D Printed Foot for a Local Dog
Tucker is a beautiful five-year-old Australian shepherd who has a lot of energy and loves people - a typical dog, in other words. One thing sets him apart from most of his puppy peers, however - he was born missing several bones in his back right foot.
Feb 19 5:48PM 3DPrint.com | The Voice of 3D Printing / Additive Manufacturing

learnbylayers and Kodak Partner to Expand 3D Printing Education
More and more, we're seeing the positive impact that 3D printing technology has on education, and many of the industry's heavy hitters are doing their part to get kids interested in innovative technology, as focus extends on STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, math) subject areas. But in order to reach kids, their teachers must first know how to successfully add the technology to their curriculum.
Feb 19 3:12PM 3DPrint.com | The Voice of 3D Printing / Additive Manufacturing