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HEXR creates safer 3D printed helmets We're 60 years down the road with foam helmets - and even though they're only 30% efficient at absorbing energy, we've pretty much done everything we can do." This is what led him to launch HEXR, a new type of helmet made from Polyamide 11 and 3D printed!

Best MSLA Resin 3D Printers of 2020 Resin printers have become cheap enough to really make a splash in the 3D printing market. We've compiled some of the best for you here.

What's It Like to Wear A 3D-Printed Sneaker? What does a shoe with a sole 3D-printed from a base of light and oxygen feel like on your feet? The short answer: a little heavier than you might expect, but pretty good. The long answer is way more interesting though, I promise. One of the great sneaker innovations of the last decade was adidas' innovations in 3D printing.

UK researchers develop 3D printed myoelectric prosthetic for toddlers A team from the University of Lincoln in the UK are developing the first toddler-sized myoelectric prosthetic. The medical device, called SIMPA, is made using 3D printing, which allows for dramatic cost reductions. Myoelectric prostheses, which use sensors and muscle-stimulation to perform various hand functions, are commonly used by adults.

3D Printing Quarterly Report - Q4 2019 Rösler expands AM Solutions division to offer 3D printing services. AM Solutions, the Italian 3D printing subsidiary of the Rösler Group, a German company specializing in surface finishing solutions, will expand to offer a range of 3D printing services.

Scan Dimension updates SOL 3D scanner software Scan Dimension, a 3D scanner developer with offices in the U.S. and Denmark, has announced an update to the software for its SOL 3D scanner. The update provides a number of new and improved features for the scanner, including improved scanning speed, and support for the latest macOS Catalina 10.15.

3D Printing With Peanut Butter: Assembling And Testing The Cerambot I supported the kickstarter for the Cerambot last year, knowing full well that there was a chance my $350 was simply gone. However, they delivered! I got my printer and now I have to put in the time and effort to actually print with it. Assembly. Assembly of the machine was pretty quick and easy.

Thor3D partners-up for scan-to-CAD workflow 3D scanning company Thor3D has announced its partnership with nPowerSoftware, the developer of Cyborg 3D MeshToCAD, bundling its products together to target designers needing quick conversion from mesh to CAD of organic forms.

3D Systems launches new Figure 4 Jewelry system 3D Systems has launched a new Figure 4 production system dedicated specifically to the jewelry market. The machine-called the Figure 4 Jewelry-offers high speed printing as well as high precision and fine feature detail capabilities.

3D printing with applications in the pharmaceutical industry IMAGE: This achievement will have applications in the pharmaceutical industry, such as in the preparation of biocompatible biosensors based in gold, which have already been shown to be effective in the… view more. Credit: Universidad de Sevilla.

Adorable cat ravaged by frostbite is given FOUR prosthetic paws 3D printed out of titanium Dymka was on the brink of death in 2018 after being stuck outdoors for a long period of time in the Siberian winter. Severe ice burns meant that veterinarians had to amputate all four paws as well as cut off her dead ears and most of her tail.

BAE Systems and Renishaw to jointly develop AM solutions for aerospace and defense BAE Systems, a UK-based defense, security and aerospace company, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with British AM company Renishaw.

3D Systems launches Figure 4 3D printing platform optimized for jewelry production American 3D printer OEM 3D Systems has announced a new jewelry production solution for its Figure 4 3D printing platform. Designed for the 3D printed jewelry market, Figure 4 Jewelry consists of 3D systems' hardware, software and materials optimized for providing high accuracy, fine-feature details and smooth surface finishes.

BAE Systems aims to reduce cost & increase speed of combat aircraft manufacture through Renishaw 3D printing partnership BAE Systems is to work with Renishaw in a bid to develop additive manufacturing capability that will reduce the cost and increase the speed of manufacturing future combat aircraft.

Thor3D announces 3D scanning bundles with Zbrush and Cyborg 3D scanner manufacturer, Thor3D has announced two new bundles for its Calibry handheld scanner this week. The first sees the company team with Zbrush developer Pixologic on a bundle aimed at digital artists, video game and product designers.

The Barnes Group Advisors examine impact of Neighborhood 91 additive manufacturing hub Independent additive manufacturing consultancy, The Barnes Group Advisors has released the results of an impact study into the overall economic benefits of the planned Neighborhood 91 AM production campus at Pittsburgh International Airport.

University of Pennsylvania: Controlling Defect Distribution for Programmed Failure Chengyang Mo and Jordan R. Defects in 'classical metallurgy' may ultimately result in 'order of magnitude changes,' for mechanical properties, while in metal 3D printing defects like grain boundaries may increase strength as the propagation of dislocation is stalled.

Horizon 2020 LASIMM Hybrid 3D Printing Project Complete After three years of design and implementation, the Large Additive Subtractive Integrated Modular Machine project, funded by the E.U.'s Horizon 2020 program, is officially complete. We've tracked its progress since its 2017 launch and the resulting LASIMM system is an exciting one.

ACEO now offers full range of Shore A hardness for silicone 3D printing ACEO, WACKER's brand for its 3D printing with silicones services, is now offering a full range of Shore A hardness including 20, 30, 40, 50 and 60 Shore A. The ACEO Silicone GP 50 Shore A is a brand new material that closes the gap of ACEO's 3D print service portfolio.

GoPrint3D announces conference focused on AM and higher education GoPrint3D, a UK-based supplier of 3D printing technologies, is launching a new additive manufacturing conference, Additive Live. The first edition of the event, which is supported by HP, will be held at the end of this month at PrintCity in Manchester Metropolitan University's Additive Manufacturing lab.

Boccioni's Lost Sculptures Reborn The Italian Futurists set themselves one of the most impossible goals in sculpture-to capture movement itself, not just a moving body but the idea of movement transcending any actual movement.

State of the Art: Carbon Fiber 3D Printing, Part Four In parts one, two and three of this series, we've discussed the variety of technological developments taking place in the 3D printing of composites but have not yet covered the materials used. Well, except for carbon fiber. The matrix materials used with carbon fiber can be just as important as the reinforcement material itself.

ABS vs. PETG: A Head-to-Head Comparison ABS has been a staple of the 3D printing industry. It's very durable, heat-resistant, inexpensive, and easily available. However, a relatively newer filament has proved to be a formidable challenger in terms of strength and heat stability.

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