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Virgin Orbit Researching Multi-Metal AM with NASA

Much like SpaceX, world-famous conglomerate Virgin is also diving head-deep into space exploration at the behest of a famous billionaire/entrepreneur. Richard Branson’s dynamic brand features Virgin Orbit, specialising is aerospace and launch solutions for small satellites. Now, they’re expanding into 3D printing research to further their outer-spacefaring ambitions. With the aid of NASA, Orbit will be […]

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Xometry Gains $50MM On-Demand Parts Marketplace Funding

Xometry has just completed a round of funding for its one-demand parts marketplace. This round of equity funding will aid the company in expanding its on-demand production by building a platform connecting suppliers to businesses that need prototypes and small runs of parts. Leading the initiative is Greenspring Associates, who were instrumental in completing the initial $50 […]

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peel 3D Launches peel 2 3D Scanner

As its newest release, peel 3D has just launched the peel 2 3D scanner. The Canadian company created the device as a relatively powerful handheld scanner at an economical price in comparison with its competitors. It also boasts a number of improvements to the original scanner that make it stand out for newer, different niches. The […]

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Markforged Partners with Carahsoft to Make Metal 3D Printing Available to US Agencies

Carahsoft Technology Corp has partnered with Markforged, manufacturer of metal and carbon fiber 3D printers, to make industrial-grade additive manufacturing technologies more accessible to the US government. Using NASA Solutions for Enterprise-Wide Procurement (SEWP) V contracts, Carahsoft will serve as the agency aggregator and distributor, providing Markforged 3D printers and materials to Federal agencies and […]

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HP 5200 Series Offers High Volume Production & Accuracy

As 3D printing further progresses into industrial usage, many of the main additive manufacturing companies are upping the ante. Now with HP’s 5200 series, the world-renowned conglomerate is pushing for mid-volume production with an accuracy and repeatability similar to that of injection molded plastics. As a result, they hope boost Jet Fusion technology with wider-ranging […]

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HP vertieft industrielle Allianzen im Bereich des industriellen 3D-Drucks

Heute verkündet HP den Ausbau von Allianzen mit einer Reihe von Branchenführern, um Kunden auf ihrem Weg zur digitalen Fertigung zu unterstützen. Neben Siemens baut der US-Konzern HP die Zusammenarbeit im Bereich des 3D-Drucks auch mit anderen Branchenführern aus. Hierzu gehören Unternehmen wie etwas BASF und Materialise. Ebenfalls wird ein Digital Manufacturing Network vorgestellt. Chemiekonzern [...]

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M300 Dual: Zortrax Unveils Double Extrusion Desktop Printer

As a follow-up to their M300 Plus, Zortrax has just released the M300 Dual with double extrusion technology. The company is billing it as a large-volume device, touting its ability to print with standard filaments and dissolvable filament as support simultaneously. This provides the M300 Dual with the ability to print intricate geometries not possible […]

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Consolidating Metal Assemblies with 3D Printing

Neenah Foundry worked with Hoosier Pattern Inc to convert an 11-piece, laser cut welded swing frame assembly into a single-piece design using an ExOne 3D printer. The new swing frame weighs less than the original and took significantly less time to fabricate. The swing frame is a utility tractor component made by Amerequip Corporation, a […]

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Programmable Liquid Chip is a Multi-purpose ‘Lab’

DOE’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory has just developed a liquid printed chip that can reconfigure itself at the click of a button, thus serving multiple applications by altering its internal make-up. The liquid chip could serve functions as diverse as synthesising battery materials or screening drug candidates. It can thus serve as a multi-functional, multi-material ‘lab on […]

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Premium AEROTEC, EOS, and Daimler Create Automated 3D Printing Production Plant

The NextGenAM project that began in 2017 to demonstrate an automated 3D printing production line has completed the pilot phase. NextGenAM is a joint project between Premium AEROTEC, EOS, and Daimler with the goal of developing a digitalized AM production plant that can cost effectively produce parts for the automotive and aerospace sectors. It’s estimated […]

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