Due to the required numbers, additive manufacturing (AM) has struggled to make significant inroads into vehicle interiors in meaningful numbers—at least as far as public knowledge is concerned. Typically an expensive technology, 3D printing can’t compete with the scale required for mass produced cars. For that reason, AM for end parts is usually relegated to […]
Shannon VanDeren is a consultant in the 3D printing industry, focusing on implementation and integration for her company, Layered Manufacturing and Consulting. For nearly ten years, she has been involved with the Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG), culminating in her role as the organization’s President. Her extensive career includes positions at 3D Systems, Materialise, and […]
Michelin Molding Solutions (MMS) in Greenville, SC purchased their second FormUp 350 Powder Bed Fusion (PBF) machine from AddUp, following the successful installation and operation of their first one in … The post Michelin acquires sixth AddUp FormUp 350 metal 3D printer appeared first on VoxelMatters – The heart of additive manufacturing.
Fashion’s visionaries never stop exploring new horizons, blending the latest technology with classic elegance. This tradition of innovation is not new. Historically, fashion icons pioneered the use of contemporary technologies and materials of their times. Coco Chanel reimagined jersey fabric for luxury wear in the 1910s, while Gianni Versace’s avant-garde use of materials like chainmail, […]
According to the University of British Colombia (UBC), Okanagan School of Engineering researchers, in collaboration with Drexel University, have created a new compound that can be used to 3D print … The post UBC researchers 3D print antennas using a new MXenes compound appeared first on VoxelMatters – The heart of additive manufacturing.
Polystruder, an innovator in plastic recycling technology, has launched the Polystruder GR PRO R3, the third iteration of its plastic shredder system. This product seamlessly integrates AI technology to redefine … The post Polystruder launches upgraded GR PRO R3 plastic shredder appeared first on VoxelMatters – The heart of additive manufacturing.
Jo Fairfax, a contemporary artist – the son of a poet and dancer – has received much attention for his recent collection of 3D printed sculptures based on Carl Jung’s … The post How Jo Fairfax 3D prints his surrealist artworks to life appeared first on VoxelMatters – The heart of additive manufacturing.
According to researchers from Penn State, who recently harnessed fat cells and supporting structures from clinically procured human tissue to precisely correct injuries in rats, fat tissue holds the key … The post Researchers use 3D printed skin to close wounds appeared first on VoxelMatters – The heart of additive manufacturing.
In this week’s roundup, we have a lot of events taking place, including SPE’s ANTEC 2024, Futurebuild, the AAOP Annual Meeting, JEC World, and more. Stratasys continues its training courses, Solid Print3D is hosting a workshop for post-processing solutions, and the Singapore Centre for 3D Printing is offering a seminar on 3D printing for fashion […]
In today’s 3D Printing News Briefs, we’re starting with a proof of concept for 3D printing recyclable construction waste materials to make molds. Researchers investigated the relevance of forensic firearm examination techniques for 3D printed guns, and Triastek received FDA clearance for its gastric retention product. Moving on to business and robotic 3D printing, Meltio […]