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IPad Pillow Stand Important: only for iPad with Cover #3DPrinting #3DThursday Mnl669 shared this project on Thingiverse! : Every Thursday is #3dthursday here at Adafruit! The DIY 3D printing community has passion and dedication for making solid objects from digital models.

Purmundus 3D Printing Design Award Winners go Beyond 3D Printing! During Formnext, the seventh edition of the Purmundus 3D Printing Design Award took place. This year's theme was Beyond 3D Printing and 38 projects and companies made it to the finalists' list. Three winners were named, voted by an international jury of additive manufacturing professionals.

Iphone 11 Pro Max QI Charger Base #3DPrinting #3DThursday TheAbsolutTruth shared this project on Thingiverse! See more! : Every Thursday is #3dthursday here at Adafruit! The DIY 3D printing community has passion and dedication for making solid objects from digital models.

Watchmaker Tools - Watch Hand Press Inserting Tool #3DThursday #3DPrinting Shared by Darak_Chen on Thingiverse:. Download the files and learn more. : Every Thursday is #3dthursday here at Adafruit! The DIY 3D printing community has passion and dedication for making solid objects from digital models.

Raspberry Pi 4 Enclosure with 2,5″ SSD/HDD Mount #3DPrinting #3DThursday Helmar74 shared this project on Thingiverse! : Every Thursday is #3dthursday here at Adafruit! The DIY 3D printing community has passion and dedication for making solid objects from digital models.

For stronger 3D-printed titanium alloys - just add copper? That said, the finished items aren't always as strong as they could be. Now, new research suggests that adding copper to those alloys could make a big difference. Typically, when objects are being 3D printed out of titanium alloy, a laser is used to selectively melt a powder consisting of titanium particles and other chemical elements.

Honeycomb Wrist Splint #3DThursday #3DPrinting #Wearable Shared by dotwav on Thingiverse:. Download the files and learn more. : Every Thursday is #3dthursday here at Adafruit! The DIY 3D printing community has passion and dedication for making solid objects from digital models.

Mega Fume Extractor / blower #3DPrinting #3DThursday Sparus shared this project on Thingiverse! : Every Thursday is #3dthursday here at Adafruit! The DIY 3D printing community has passion and dedication for making solid objects from digital models.

Siemens seeks validation for 3D printed burners key to 100% renewable energy for Gothenburg Award-winning industrial manufacturing company Siemens is in the process of validating 3D printed burners key to a fossil-free fuel initiative in Sweden.

PS2 Portable #3DThursday #3DPrinting #Gaming #Gamer #PlayStation Shared by mustafa-aslan on Thingiverse:. Download the files and learn more. : Every Thursday is #3dthursday here at Adafruit! The DIY 3D printing community has passion and dedication for making solid objects from digital models.

Siemens and Göteborg Energi testing renewable fuels with 3D printed burners In a big effort to increase reliance on renewable energy sources in the Swedish city of Göteborg, Göteborg Energi and Siemens are partnering to test state-of-the-art gas turbine technology and renewable fuels.

Texas fossil museum preserves pre-dinosaur mammal skeleton with 3D scanning The Dimetrodon, an apex predator that roamed the earth over 250 million years ago, long before dinosaurs ever did, has been digitally preserved at the Texas Through Time museum in Hillsboro, Texas thanks to 3D scanning technology from NVision.

Can 3D-printing musical instruments produce better sound than traditional instruments? IMAGE: Comparison of a 3D-printed ukulele and a standard wooden instrument view more. Credit: Xiaoyu Niu. SAN DIEGO, December 5, 2019. Music is an art, but it is also a science involving vibrating reeds and strings, sound waves and resonances.

Light Switch Cover #3DPrinting #3DThursday Soukas shared this project on Thingiverse! : Every Thursday is #3dthursday here at Adafruit! The DIY 3D printing community has passion and dedication for making solid objects from digital models.

Carpenter Technology opens $40 million 3D printing tech center Carpenter Technology Corp. has opened its Emerging Technology Center in Athens, with an advanced additive manufacturing capability. That's a $40 million investment the company has made in the center, which is expected to create about 60 jobs over the next five years.

GE Healthcare and Formlabs partner to enable additive manufacture of patient-specific anatomical models GE Healthcare has partnered with Formlabs to enable clinicians to additively manufacture patient-specific anatomical models and enhance the training and delivery of surgical operations. The 3D printed models will be used to facilitate hands-on and visual communication between radiologists, surgeons, trainees and patients.

Xometry acquires Shift, the largest On-Demand manufacturing marketplace in Europe Xometry has accelerated its international expansion into 12 new countries, leveraging a worldwide network of over 4,000 manufacturers after acquiring Munich-based Shift.

Lancôme reimagines classic design with 3D printed, limited edition fragrance Earlier this year, French luxury cosmetics and perfume house Lancôme unveiled a special edition of its Jasmins Marzipane perfume contained within a 3D printed bottle. The original perfume bottle is distinguished by its traditional rectangular glass shape and an etched jasmine floral pattern.

Community fights to release Bust of Nefertiti 3D model licensed by Berlin's Neus Museum Historical artifacts have been made accessible worldwide thanks to 3D scanning and additive manufacturing. Initiatives such as Scan the World, and the Google Arts and Culture's Open Heritage project seek to digitally preserve cultural landmarks which can then be replicated using 3D printing.

First 3D printed safety-relevant part approved in the railway sector Mobility goes Additive, a network dedicated to exploring the adoption of AM in the mobility sector and pushing industrialization, has announced the approval of the first additively manufactured, safety-relevant component for the railway industry.

4D_Additive, the CAD software suite for additive manufacturing The solution offers exact geometry modeling and allows all types of models to be checked and repaired. We met with the General and Technical Director of CoreTechnologie France to learn more about 4D_Additive and understand its main benefits for 3D printing.

New Learn Guide! Gizmo Ornaments with Circuit Playground 3D print your own ornaments with a display! Use the TFT Gizmo or E-ink Gizmo to display custom images with the Circuit Playground Bluefruit. The 3D printed ornament is designed to snap fit together for an easy assembly! : Every Thursday is #3dthursday here at Adafruit!

Wilhelmsen's 3D printing project attracts early adopters Not only benefiting the supply chain but also the ability to modify and improve parts with input from end-users' experience." Ahead of the early adopter programme, Berge Bulk acted as a beta tester for Wilhelmsen's 3D printing project for over a year.

Carpenter Technology accelerates additive manufacturing technologies with new Emerging Technology Center Carpenter Technology, a metal alloy manufacturer based in Pennsylvania, has established a new additive manufacturing facility known as the Emerging Technology Center, in Athens, Alabama. The 500,000-square-foot center will provide the capability to atomize specialty alloys into metal powder which can be used within additive manufacturing.

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