UVic project receives $100,000 to deliver 3D printed supports to children

From 3dprintingindustry.com comes news about a group of engineers at the University of Victoria (UVic – Victoria, British Columbia) who recently received a $100,000 seed grant for the development of 3D-printed back braces and other orthoses. An orthoses refers to externally applied devices designed and fitted to the body to achieve certain physical goals. The … Read more →

Twelve-year-old creates his own 3D Printer

Twelve-year-old student Chinmay Arya of Laurel High School in Delhi, India, was first introduced to 3D printing through the 3Dexter technology lab at his school, sometimes staying until 7 pm when other students had already gone home. He was so fascinated by the school’s 3D printer that he decided to create one of his own … Read more →

XYZ Printing releases MfgPro230 xS 3D Printer

XYZ Printing (San Diego, California) has unveiled its new MfgPro230 xS 3D Printer that uses CO2 Selective Laser Sintering technology (SLS) for printing in various plastic materials to produce a wider selection of engineering parts. The MfgPro230 xS lays down a layer of thermoplastic material and fuses it with a laser. The result is a … Read more →

ACEO launches multi-material silicone 3D printing technology

In 2015, leading chemical company Wacker Chemie (München Germany) introduced its 3D printing solution for silicones under the trademark ACEO Brand. Using drop-on-demand inkjet, the technology was able to design so-called “impossible objects” in silicone for the first time. Today, ACEO has introduced multi-material capabilities to its proprietary silicone solution. Dr. Bernd Pachaly, Head of … Read more →

Massivit to hold Open House to explore opportunities in wide-format
 3D Printing

Massivit 3D Printing Technologies (Lod, Israel) is coming to Canada. The manufacturer of the Massivit 1800 3D Printer, which includes groundbreaking technology that produces unique, attention-grabbing large-format 3D displays for a wide variety of markets, will hold a special Open House at Media Resources, 1387 Cornwall Road in Oakville, Ontario on Tuesday, November 14. Please … Read more →

Massivit appoints Marelly as Worldwide Director of Marketing

Massivit 3D Printing Technologies (Lod, Israel), a leading provider of large-format 3D printing solutions for visual communication applications, has appointed Isabelle Marelly as Worldwide Director of Marketing. Marelly assumes responsibilities for leading the continued implementation of Massivit 3D’s marketing programs to expand the company’s brand profile and value proposition across the globe. As well as … Read more →

New 3D printer up for grabs in Sinterit 3D Design Challenge

Leading 3D printer company Sinterit, which introduced its first product, the desktop SLS Lisa, two years ago, has teamed up with 3D printable model marketplace MyMiniFactory to launch the first consumer SLS Printer 3D Design Challenge. This is the first competition created especially for consumer SLS 3D printing design, said Sinterit. According to MyMiniFactory, “SLS … Read more →

3Dprint.com to present 3D Printing for Prototyping and Production online course

In 3Dprint.com’s new online 3D Printing for Prototyping and Production course starting Tuesday, October 31, you’ll learn key principles of Design for Manufacture (DFM) and prototyping, how to analyze and prepare a model with CAD software, and what steps to take toward manufacturing after you create your prototype. Over a three-week period, you’ll hear from … Read more →

Voxeljet unveils new HSS process for production of end-use parts

German 3D Printer manufacturer Voxeljet AG, a leading provider of high-speed, large-format 3D printers and on-demand parts services to industrial and commercial customers, has released its first 3D printing system based on its new High Speed Sintering (HSS) process. The company’s material sets so far have been focused on tooling and pattern making applications, but … Read more →