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Third CAD Tutorial I've just finished uploading my third CAD tutorial to BitChute! In this lesson, I show you how to make this:. This is a Carthaginian quadrireme hull, minus any oars or masts. This particular design is based on the Marsala ship, which was discovered off the coast of Sicily in 1971.
World 3D Concrete Printing Market Growing at a CAGR of 17.0% During 2018 - 2023 - Top Key Company's - Balfour Beatty, Carillion Group, Dus Architects, Marketprognosis.com Publish a New Market Research Report On "Global 3D Concrete Printing Market 2018 - 2023" which contains global key player's survey information and forecast to 2023. Overview of the Global 3D Concrete Printing Market:.
Global 3D Printing Materials and Services Market increase in transactional and analytical needs across several industries 3D Printing Materials and Services Market Report offers detailed analysis of the mandatory factors of the market over the last five years, and provides extensive market forecasts by region / country and sub sector. It covers the key technological and market trends in the 3D Printing Materials and Services market.
IFix, the 3D pen that bio-prints to treat eye injuries A team of researchers from the University of Sydney and the University of Wollongong have developed iFix. A pen that through special ink can bio-print a cell structure to help treat eye injuries. They received $ 1.1 million in funding from the NSW Medical Devices Fund to begin market this technological breakthrough.
IDTechEx Announces the Winners of Launchpad IDTechEx Announces the Winners of Launchpad, the New Technologies Initiative will showcase innovations from 10 start-up companies at the IDTechEx Show! held in Santa Clara, USA on November 14-15, 2018. All winners will be showing a new working prototype or product, many for the first time.
3D Systems ODM helps with packaging that stops crackers from crumbling Consumers have hundreds of products to choose from when they are walking down supermarket aisles. There is no shortage of choice and that makes it a challenge for companies to create packaging that stands out from the rest. Carman's was faced with this challenge when making the perfect packaging for its Super Seed and Grain cracker range.
Researcher Discovers Way to Trace 3D-Printed Guns—With a Few Caveats A researcher at The University of Buffalo found a way to trace 3D-printed guns back to their origin, but a blueprint for enforcing their regulation should prove difficult.
How are Product Designers Using 3D Printing? 3D printing has made tremendous strides ever since two Massachusetts professors used binder jetting to create a scale architectural model more than 20 years ago.
8 Prevalent Errors Creating 3D Models For 3D Printing The "one size fits all" policy isn't applicable to 3D printing, which is why mistakes are common in this area. Now for creating seamless 3D printing prototypes, specific skills and technical knowledge are always required. Also, in order to avoid the common errors when it comes to 3D printing, it is vital to know the common issues first.
3D Printed Metallic Glass Demonstrates Benefits of Both Metal and Thermoplastics A team of researchers led by Jan Schroers, Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science at Yale, has developed a way to 3D print objects from metallic glass. The material is stronger than metal yet has the pliability of plastic, which makes it extremely valuable.
Wind Turbine Pushes Limits Of Desktop 3D Printing There was a time, not so long ago, when hype for desktop 3D printing as so high that it seemed you could print anything. Just imagine it, and your handy dandy magical 3D printer could manifest it into reality. But now that more people have had first hand experience with the technology, the bubble has burst.
Chloe Rutzerveld Reflects on Four Years of Mini 3D Printed Vegetable Garden Edible Growth Imagine not only holding a tiny ecosystem in your hand, but then eating it, in just a bite or two. That's the concept behind Edible Growth, a 3D printed "mini vegetable garden" created by Eindhoven-based designer Chloé Rutzerveld.
Research Shows that Silicone Resin Prepolymers Can Be Used for Ultraviolet-Assisted 3D Printing There are many advantages to ultraviolet -curable systems, like energy saving, rapid curing, environmentally friendly, and high cost performance. These systems are used often with UV-assisted 3D printing, which deposits layers of photocurable liquid polymer crosslinked by an external UV light source to make an object.
3D Printed Star Wars Mouse Droid Interacts with Strangers Put them all together, and you get a "fully operational" Mouse Droid. Star Wars fan and YouTuber, Ali of Potent Printables has created a working model of the classic little robot first seen in Star Wars: A New Hope. This video shows Ali taking the droid out in public for the first time and the reactions and engagement from strangers.
First Bioprinter to Go to the International Space Station is Destroyed in Accident, But There is a Backup A mishap has resulted in the first bioprinter to be sent to the International Space Station not quite making it to its destination. Last Thursday, the Russian spacecraft Soyuz MS-10 crashed due to a malfunction during liftoff.
NAVSEA approves 3D printed part installation aboard US Navy’s CVN 75 The US Navy's Naval Sea Systems Command has approved the first 3D printed metal part for shipboard installation aboard the service's Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Harry S Truman.
3D Systems releases ProJet MJP 2500 IC 3D printer for investment casting wax patterns 3D Systems today unveiled its new 3D printing solution for investment casting professionals, the ProJet MJP 2500 IC. Ideal for customized metal components, bridge manufacturing and low volume production, the ProJet MJP 2500 IC produces RealWax patterns in a fraction of the time and cost compared to traditional pattern production.
LAR100: A Metal 3D Printer Starting at €69,900 The LAR100 3D printer is starting from €69,900. Although this is only a limited time offer, this price tag is certainly a lot lower than many similar metal 3D printers on the market. Here's a brief rundown of the LAR100's most noteworthy features and technical specs.
XJet opens new Additive Manufacturing Center in Rehovot for ceramics and metals Israeli additive manufacturing company XJet Ltd. has officially opened its Additive Manufacturing Center in Rehovot. The new facility, which is being inaugurated today, is worth over $10 million and is being heralded as the world's largest additive manufacturing center for metals and ceramics.
Extraordinary Tech: 3D Printing Just Got Easier With Micro+ Then, we heard his voice:. "It worked." At that moment, the silence broke. We laughed, cheered, stumbled over furniture as we ran to see how it turned out. And there it was, sitting nicely on the printer bed - a 3D printed TechTheLead logo.
3D Systems Transforming Foundries with New 3D Printing Solution for Investment Casting Wax Patterns "The wax patterns produced on the ProJet MJP 2500 IC are incredible. We are able to produce parts that were previously not able to be produced using traditional wax injection molding. Additionally, the part quality, surface finish and accuracy have allowed us to move more of our production to this product.
Researchers Make Kinetic Structures Out of Plastic Bottles, Linear Actuators, and 3D Printed Connectors Last spring, we heard about an intriguing research project out of Germany's Hasso-Plattner Institute, called TrussFab.
Agile Space Propulsion Pursues 3D Printing for Rocket Thrusters Colorado-based company Agile Space Propulsion was born from the expertise of Daudi Barnes, who has been working in the spacecraft propulsion industry since 1998. Agile Space Propulsion has a specific goal: to design and manufacture rocket engines using 3D printing technology.
Additive experts on materials and the industrialisation of 3D printing With the intention of diving deeper into the topic of additive manufacturing industrialization, Oerlikon Group's Second Munich Technology Conference dedicated its second day to workshops on the major factors affecting this process.
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