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Xaar and Stratasys go into business with new HSS 3D printing company

Xaar PLC (LON:XAR), a UK headquartered supplier of inkjet printheads, has announced that it is forming a 3D printing company with industry giant Stratasys. The new company, Xaar 3D Limited, will hold all of Xaar’s High Speed Sintering (HSS) assets – a technology invented and pioneered by Neil Hopkinson, Xaar’s Director of 3D Printing since […]

Interview: Professor Neil Hopkinson and the invention of Xaar High Speed Sintering 3D printing

High Speed Sintering (HSS) is a method of end-use 3D printing production 20 years in the making. Professor Neil Hopkinson invented and patented the technology at Loughborough University and, working with Xaar, chose to make the move toward commercialization in 2005. Recently, at the company’s 3D Technology Day in Nottingham, Neil who is now the Director […]