3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing News

Divide By Zero's Accucraft i250D 3D Printer Successfully Used in Investment Casting and Art Projects

Mumbai startup Divide By Zero, one of the top industrial-grade 3D printer manufacturers in India, is known for its AFPM process, which is the first patented 3D printing technology...

3DPrint.com | Sarah Saunders | June 5, 2017

3D Printing Spotlight On: Vicki Holt, President and CEO, Proto Labs

As President and CEO of Proto Labs, Vicki Holt has led the company in year-over-year double digit growth, maintaining a year-over-year average of 27% growth since 2012. In what...

3DPrint.com | Clare Scott | June 5, 2017

RAPID Wrap-Up: 3Diligent, 3D Platform, MakerGear, gCreate Offer Sturdier, Bigger, Faster 3D Printing

3D printing has a lot of demands placed on it: customers want more options, faster, bigger, sturdier, more reliable. At RAPID, I had the opportunity to speak with some of the...

3DPrint.com | Sarah Anderson Goehrke | June 5, 2017

Formlabs Announces First SLS 3D Printer Along with Form Cell Automated Production System

Formlabs is famous for SLA 3D printing, having introduced the technology to the desktop with the release of the Form 1 3D printer in 2012. Since then, the company has gone on to...

3DPrint.com | Clare Scott | June 5, 2017

XYZprinting Launches Nobel Superfine DLP 3D Printer for Product Designers at JCK 2017

The leading jewelry event in North America, JCK Las Vegas, starts this Monday, June 5 at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino. This is one of the largest shows in the country, and...

3DPrint.com | Sarah Saunders | June 5, 2017

The High-Resolution Bean 3D Printer From Kudo3D is Taking Off on Kickstarter

There are plenty of successful Kickstarter campaigns, but then there are those that are so successful that you have to blink a few times to make sure you’re actually seeing...

3DPrint.com | Clare Scott | June 5, 2017

RAPID Wrap-Up: Fabrisonic, Direct Dimensions, and Chemson Pacific Talk 3D Printing with Metal and Vinyl, and 3D Scanning

During RAPID + TCT, I had the opportunity to catch up with Fabrisonic to talk sound wave-based metal 3D printing; Direct Dimensions to chat about 3D scanning; and Chemson and...

3DPrint.com | Sarah Anderson Goehrke | June 4, 2017

Through Teamwork and Trial and Error, Pete the Parrot Gets a 3D Printed Prosthetic Leg

We’ve seen many amazing stories of 3D printing technology helping injured birds, from 3D printed beaks and feet to orthotic boots, leg braces, and prosthetic legs. A 34-year...

3DPrint.com | Sarah Saunders | June 3, 2017

Proto3000 Teams Up with Red Bull for 3D Printed Surfboard

For surfing enthusiasts, Australian pro surfer Mick Fanning’s 2014 Trestle surfboard is among the best out there – it’s “effectively the ocean equivalent...

3DPrint.com | Clare Scott | June 3, 2017

3D Printing News Briefs: June 2, 2017

Happy Friday…and happy June! In this week’s second edition of 3D Printing News Briefs, we’ll start off with something theatrical and fun, and then jump into a...

3DPrint.com | Sarah Saunders | June 2, 2017

3D Printing in Aviation at Paris Air Show: Stratasys Among Companies Looking Up in Additive Manufacturing

From June 19 to 25, visitors and exhibitors from the aviation industry will gather in Paris for the International Paris Air Show. Among those exhibitors will be Stratasys, which...

3DPrint.com | Clare Scott | June 2, 2017

ReShoes Contest 2017: Designers 3D Print Innovative New Footwear Prototypes

Clothing and shoes are something humans have required—or at least wanted—since they began walking on this earth, whether battling the elements, seeking warmth, or, quite often,...

3DPrint.com | Bridget Butler Millsaps | June 2, 2017

OLT Footcare Offers Customized 3D Printed Sandals for Perfect Fit and Balance

As summer gets closer, many people are tossing aside their boots and pulling out sandals – and there are plenty of options available. If you’re looking to try...

3DPrint.com | Clare Scott | June 2, 2017

Rust Belt to Tech Belt: GE Additive and Additive Engineering Solutions Share Insights into Regional Large-Scale 3D Printing

Yesterday in Akron, Ohio, Additive Engineering Solutions (AES) had a full house of interested industry and local attendees for its open house, and staff writer Clare Scott and I...

3DPrint.com | Sarah Anderson Goehrke | June 2, 2017

Daimler Buses 3D Printing Parts for Replacement, Small Series Production, Special Customer Requests

Leading automotive manufacturer Daimler AG has fully integrated 3D printing technology into the development process and series production for its commercial vehicles segment. The...

3DPrint.com | Sarah Saunders | June 2, 2017