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3D Printed Art – The Technology of Expression

3D Printed Art – The Technology of Expression
3D Printed Art – The Technology of Expression
21 September 2022

Art is the expression of human creative skill and imagination – there are no boundaries to what art can be, although our perception of art is personal. You get to determine what art is good and bad, and that’s the beauty of it. Sculptures and models are one of art’s original forms, with the earliest sculptures […]

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Keeping Automated Packaging Lines Moving with 3D Printed Parts
Keeping Automated Packaging Lines Moving with 3D Printed Parts
21 September 2022

 Automated packaging lines run continuously with only planned downtime – or so they should. Occasionally, equipment breaks down and needs fixing, but engineers can’t always source parts at short notice. For Trivium, a specialist in sustainable and recyclable metal packaging, access to spare parts is critical. Their automated packaging lines provide the output required […]

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Ultimaker + Makerbot = UltiMaker
Ultimaker + Makerbot = UltiMaker
15 September 2022

Ultimaker and Makerbot have announced the closure of their merger. This new merger company will be accelerating 3D printing innovation and global adoption of desktop 3D printing solutions.   With the new name UltiMaker, this private company aims to provide easy-to-use and accessible3D printing software, hardware and materials for any application.   Both companies will […]

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How Raised By Wolves 3D Printed Epic Props for Season 2
How Raised By Wolves 3D Printed Epic Props for Season 2
15 September 2022

Raised By Wolves is an HBO Max television series created by Aaron Guzikowski and produced by Ridley Scott. For the show's second season, which aired in February 2022, the effects team needed to create custom props and prosthetics, but traditional manufacturing methods were holding them back. Making hyper-realistic silicone replicas of bodies, body parts, and […]

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Industrial 3D Printing - Markforged 
Industrial 3D Printing - Markforged 
12 September 2022

Industrial 3D Printing- Markforged    Markforged is a 3D printing company that manufactures the finest components today and uses technology in genuine industry sectors. The company dominates the additive manufacturing sector in novel materials and printing techniques.     For example, instructors teaching machining, manufacturing, and mechanisation can design device fixtures and end-of-arm tools in […]

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Smooth TPU added to Markforged Material Library
Smooth TPU added to Markforged Material Library
12 September 2022

Markforged has officially launched their Smooth TPU (S-TPU) today. So, you can now print flexible, soft and squeezable parts the Markforged way!   What is Smooth TPU? TPU (Thermoplastic Polyurethane) is one of a few elastomeric materials capable of printing on an FFF 3D printer. It is a highly flexible and soft material that can […]

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Markforged Revolutionises 3D Printing by Leveraging AI
Markforged Revolutionises 3D Printing by Leveraging AI
8 September 2022

On November 5, 2020, Markforged, the premier producer of metal and carbon fibre 3D printers, revealed the debut of The Digital Forge, a novel 3D printing framework.   The cloud-based platform combines Markforged's products into a single offering to produce commercial or industrial grade parts on request.     As the sole Markforged 3D printing […]

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Transforming Healthcare With the Lynxter S600D’s Triple Extrusion
Transforming Healthcare With the Lynxter S600D’s Triple Extrusion
2 September 2022

3D printing has hundreds of applications in healthcare, including creating precise anatomical replicas to help plan surgery, manufacturing prosthetics for amputees and whipping up custom trays for medical instruments. Advancements in materials and additive manufacturing techniques also mean that 3D printing is more accurate, consistent, and efficient than ever. One of the recent advances is […]

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Choosing the Best Markforged Materials for Manufacturing
Choosing the Best Markforged Materials for Manufacturing
1 September 2022

As technology advances and we step into the world of Artificial Intelligence (AI), technological advancements like 3D printing have changed the way of work in many industries.      For many years, thermoplastic was the key material in parts production. But now, the industry of 3D printing is moving past the use of thermoplastic material […]

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A Step-By-Step Walkthrough of The Markforged 3D Printing Software
A Step-By-Step Walkthrough of The Markforged 3D Printing Software
29 August 2022

Introduction   The global 3D printer industry is emerging faster and is expected to cross the revenue of $21billion by the end of 2022. The major portion of this huge revenue from 3D printing comes from using 3D printing in the manufacturing industry. Car parts 3D printing is one example, and Markforged Eiger Software for […]

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Keeping Trains Moving With Silicone 3D-Printed Parts
Keeping Trains Moving With Silicone 3D-Printed Parts
26 August 2022

Train maintenance problems are becoming commonplace due to parts shortages and manufacturing constraints. Grounding a train is the last resort, but operators are faced with no alternative if serviceable parts are unavailable. A railway sector company recently faced this problem when the silicone boot seal for a train braking system got damaged and needed replacing. […]

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3D Printing in the Automotive Industry
3D Printing in the Automotive Industry
25 August 2022

Introduction   3D printing is emerging to become the talk of the town and has come a long way from the days when no industry would desire to dip its finger into this technology as it makes its way into the automotive industry. 3D printed car models are undoubtedly a far newer technology than other […]

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