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Printing Challenges For First 3D Printer Aboard International Space Station

NASA America has always been a nation of tinkerers, inventors, and entrepreneurs. In recent years, a growing number of Americans have gained access to technologies such as 3D printers, laser cutters, easy-to-use design software, and desktop...

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2014-09-30 23:05:52

After several weeks of deliberations and consultation with experts from the design and 3D printing world, Array is ready to reveal the winners of the 3D printing challenge. This challenge took place across several offices and culminated in a collaborative effort to bring 2D drawings to 3D reality. (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 The participants committed to not only creating unique business card holder designs, but to spending their own time adjusting, tweaking and testing virtual models and...

2014-09-30 08:42:01

Mcor IRIS offers sharper colours, higher quality colour on thin walls and reduced ink consumption DUNLEER, Ireland, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mcor Technologies Ltd today extended the possibilities of colour 3D printing with enhancements to the Mcor IRIS, already the world's most colour-capable 3D printer. The Mcor IRIS now offers: -- Increased colour edge definition, or sharpness. -- Improved colour quality on thin-walled models. -- A 10 percent reduction in ink usage,...

2014-09-25 16:28:45

The next step in rolling out the world's first comprehensive online 3D printing teaching platform VANCOUVER, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Tinkerine Studios Ltd. (TSXV: TTD and OTC Pink: TKSTF) Canada's leading manufacturer and distributor of 3D printers, today announced the appointment of Liz Arum to Education Coordinator East Coast Region for Tinkerine's education arm, Tinkerine U, and Andrew Pelkey to the role of Social Media Community Manager, to further widen the Tinkerine brand...

2014-09-23 12:35:27

DUBLIN, September 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/wt5hsr/3d_printer_market) has announced the addition of the "3D Printer Market in South Korea 2014-2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/wt5hsr/3d_printer_market ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) 3D printing, also known as additive manufacturing, is the process of making 3D objects...

2014-09-23 08:33:19

MONTREAL, Sept. 23, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - www.MatterThings.com opens the first dedicated 3D printing and scanning retail store in Canada. Now anyone can build objects! Bring or email your file, download thousands of free 3D models from www.thingiverse.com, design anything with www.tinkercad.com or use their designers. Get a full body scan to have a figurine of yourself 3D printed. Objects can be replicated too. Workshops for all ages, 3D printers, filament, repairs are also...

2014-09-19 16:26:09

DUBLIN, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global 3D Bioprinting Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 3D bioprinting is a process to produce tissues in a variety of formats from micro-scale tissues to standard multi-well tissues, where cell function and viability are preserved within the printed construct. A 3D bioprinter is a medical device used to regenerate human tissues, which...

2014-09-18 23:01:56

3D printer manufacturer Solidoodle to showcase new Solidoodle Press and Solidoodle Workbench models at World Maker Faire in New York. Brooklyn, NY (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Solidoodle, a leader in consumer 3D printing, is excited to showcase its new consumer desktop 3D printers at World Maker Faire September 20th and 21st at the New York Hall of Science in New York City. The Brooklyn-based manufacturer will debut its Solidoodle Press and Solidoodle Workbench printers for the first time...

2014-09-18 08:35:41

-- UP BOX Positioned as Best Choice for Professional User BEIJING, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Beijing Tiertime Technology Co. Ltd. (Tiertime) announced today the global launch of its new desktop 3D printer, UP BOX. Targeting professional and educational users, UP BOX represents the third, ground-breaking model in the award-winning, UP Series of desktop 3D printers. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140918/146941 The UP BOX builds on the rock-solid performance of the UP Plus 2 and the...

2014-09-17 23:10:07

The AP Lazer dramatically increases the capacity of a laser beam by dividing the traditional boxed laser engraver into two parts, a carriage cart and a removable Z table underneath. With an open bottom, the AP Lazer opens up the laser engraving markets to large, bulky and heavy products, such as wood structures, heavy stones, bricks and concrete. Lansing, Michigan (PRWEB) September 17, 2014 The newly patented All-Purpose (AP) Lazer system has the potential of surpassing 3D printing in the...

2014-09-17 12:31:52

PORTLAND, Oregon, September 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report by Allied Market Research titled, "3D Printing Market in Emerging Economies (China, India, UAE, Brazil, South Africa) - Size, Industry Analysis, Trends, Opportunities, Growth and Forecast, 2013 - 2020", indicates that the 3D printing market in emerging economies would reach $4.5 billion by 2020 registering CAGR of 37.4% from 2014 to 2020. The additive manufacturing and rapid prototyping process adopted by the...


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The History of 3D Printing
2013-09-20 10:14:26

Three-dimensional printing, also known as additive manufacturing, is the process of using additives to form solid 3D objects of virtually any shape from a digital model. This is achieved using specially formulated additives, such as plastics, that are formed into successive layers of material typically laid down on a platform in different shapes. 3D printing is uniquely distinct from a more traditional 3D sculpting technique, which relies on the removal of layers (subtractive manufacturing)...

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