3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing News

Polymaker launches PolyBox™ to protect 3D printer filament

As the choice of materials becomes ever more exotic for the 3D printing industry, so does the way we store and print our materials. The biggest problem faced by materials is the...

3D Printing Industry | 3D Printing Industry | September 25, 2017

Interview with Michael Armani, Co-Founder and CEO of M3D

M3D, once a producer exclusively of personal desktop 3D printers, is now branching out into the professional market with the Promega 3D printer. The Promega, an open source...

3D Printing Industry | Rushabh Haria | September 25, 2017

The future of 3D printing by Braydon Moreno, co-founder of Robo

This is a thought leadership article in our series looking at the future of 3D printing. As the co-founder of Robo, a desktop 3D printer company in San Diego, CA, I have been on a...

3D Printing Industry | The Future of 3D Printing | September 25, 2017

Power management firm Eaton to use 3D printing in US government hydropower project

US power management firm Eaton is applying additive manufacturing to generating low-cost hydropower for the Department of Energy. As part of its government contract, Eaton is set...

3D Printing Industry | Rushabh Haria | September 22, 2017

Preview of 3D printing at World Maker Faire New York 2017

Set up in 2006, Maker Faire has grown into a seminal event for budding and experienced tinkerers across the U.S. This week marks the latest edition of the World Maker Faire, held...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | September 22, 2017

Codex event brings world’s top 50 innovations from the industries of the future to London

Next week over 800 CEOs, tech entrepreneurs, scientists, investors and media, from across the world will meet in London for one of the most significant conferences on innovation...

3D Printing Industry | Michael Petch | September 22, 2017

Electric vehicles to get more mileage with TU Chemnitz 3D printed motors

Johannes Rudolph and Fabian Lorenz of the Technical University of Chemnitz, Germany have developed a unique multimaterial 3D printing process for making electric motors. The goal...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | September 22, 2017

Formalloy releases L-series LMD metal printer featuring Blue Wavelength laser technology

California-based 3D metal printer manufacturer Formalloy have released their Lab Series (L-series) metal printer, which uses its own patented Laser Metal Deposition technology...

3D Printing Industry | Rushabh Haria | September 22, 2017

3D printing news Sliced MX3D, Blackbird Robotics, EOS, colorFabb and ONO

Today’s 3D printing news Sliced features developments in medicine, design, materials and business from: Omegasonics, NuVasive, Stryker, UC Davis, Nuvotronics, MX3D,...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | September 22, 2017

Maclaren Applied Technologies use 3D printed prototypes to design Project Invincible shield

Maclaren Applied Technologies, a member of the Maclaren Group best known for automotive production, has used a range of 3D technologies to develop a medical breastplate. Known as...

3D Printing Industry | Rushabh Haria | September 21, 2017

McLaren Applied Technologies uses 3D printed prototypes to design Project Invincible shield

McLaren Applied Technologies, a member of the McLaren Group best known for automotive production, has used a range of 3D technologies to develop a medical breastplate. Known as...

3D Printing Industry | Rushabh Haria | September 21, 2017

Visiting the National Physical Laboratory advanced materials showcase

The National Physical Laboratory, based in Teddington, south-west London, is Britain’s national measurement institute and the country’s largest applied physics laboratory. While...

3D Printing Industry | Rushabh Haria | September 21, 2017

iMakr adds metal 3D printing to growing industrial portfolio

3D printing retailer iMakr has announced the addition of OR Laser’s ORLAS CREATOR to their growing range of additive manufacturing solutions. The ORLAS CREATOR was first unveiled...

3D Printing Industry | Michael Petch | September 21, 2017

INL 3D prints safer nuclear power cells

In a bid to develop safer nuclear fuel under the DoE’s Technology Commercialization Fund, Idaho National Laboratory has developed an innovative additive manufacturing...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | September 21, 2017

3D printing brings robotics closer to real life with synthetic muscle

Scientists have invented a 3D printed synthetic muscle that can lift up to 1000 times its own weight. In a paper published earlier this week, Aslan Miriyev, Kenneth Stack and Hod...

3D Printing Industry | Rushabh Haria | September 21, 2017