Rapid Shape, the 3D printer manufacturer headquartered in the South German town of Heimsheim, has announced a new range of 3D printers for the hearing aid industry. The range comprises the Studio-Line HA20 II, HA30 II and HA40 II. Rapid Shape CEO Andreas Schultheiss said, “The new Hearing printers make it quicker and easier than […]
The Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology (ILT) and German prototyping specialist Rapid Shape GmbH have co-developed a new light based 3D printing technique. Challenging one of the main necessities of other 3D printers, the “TwoCure” process eliminates the need for typical support structures, making post processing parts easier than ever before. Free-floating 3D prints As […]
Align Technology Inc., the company behind the Invisalign range of clear-aligner orthodontics, are on track for $1.5 billion in sales this year, according to a new article published by Forbes. Align has already earned $660 million in the first two quarters of the year, the majority of which comes from clear aligners, and rest from […]
Having revealed plans earlier this year to acquire a 3D printing business, Swiss dental company Straumann has acquired a 35% stake in German 3D printers Rapid Shape.