Category Archives: Carbon

Adidas to release a new version of 3D printed shoe, Alphaedge 4D

Adidas, the German sportswear manufacturer, has teased the latest version of its popular 3D printed shoe, Alphaedge 4D. The first version of Alphaedge 4D was released in 2018. It was made in collaboration with the California-based 3D printer manufacturer Carbon, who used its proprietary CLIP technology, a Digital Light Synthesis process. 3D printed shoes on […]

3D Printing News Sliced: Carbon, Prusa, Mimaki, TUE

How do you honor a hip hop legend using 3D printing? Why 3D print vases made from human tissue? How is an accountancy firm using 3D printed prosthesis? And, finally, how is 3D printing launching satellites into space?  Today in Sliced, our 3D Printing Industry news digest, we answer the following questions:  Read on for […]

300 Millionen US-Dollar für 3D-Drucker-Hersteller Carbon

Das Silicon-Valley Unternehmen Carbon wurde erst 2013 gegründet, aber gilt mittlerweile zu einem der wichtigsten 3D-Drucker-Hersteller in den USA. In einer Series-E-Finanzierung strebt die Firma eine Investition in der Höhe von 300 Millionen US-Dollar an. Carbon steckt hinter der Entwicklung des 3D-Druck-Verfahrens CLIP. Bei diesem Verfahren erfolgt die Aushärtung des flüssigen Kunstharzes mittels UV-Licht, wobei [...]

Der Beitrag 300 Millionen US-Dollar für 3D-Drucker-Hersteller Carbon erschien zuerst auf 3Druck.com – The Independent AM Magazine.

Carbon seeks to raise up to $300 million in Series E funding

Carbon, the Silicon Valley-based start-up behind Digital Light Synthesis(DLS), is raising up to $300 million in Series E funding, according to financial data provider PitchBook.  The Seattle-headquartered firm estimates that this funding could value Carbon at up to $2.5 billion, an increase from its prior valuation of $1.7 billion. The details of this financing have not yet […]

adidias and Yohji Yamamoto unveil new iteration of Futurecraft 4D midsole in the Y-3 RUNNER 4D II

German footwear giant adidas is continuing to extend its line of Futurecraft 4D shoes utilizing Digital Light Synthesis (DLS) 3D printing technology from the Silicon-Valley based Carbon. adidas’ new release, the Y-3 RUNNER 4D II, is a collaboration with Japanese fashion designer Yohji Yamamoto, as part of their joint Y-3 fashion label, and represents an […]

NASA und TTH verwenden Carbon-3D-Druck für Roboter

Durch einen iterativen Design-Ansatz und eine drastisch reduzierte Zeit für die Zertifizierung, die durch die Carbon Platform ermöglicht wurde, arbeitete der Produktionspartner The Technology House (TTH) mit der NASA zusammen, um schnell und kostengünstig vier Hochleistungs-Strahlruder für das Kaltgasantriebssystem herzustellen im neuen Seeker-Inspektionsroboter. Seeker ist ein Demonstrationsprojekt der NASA-Technologie für freifliegende autonome Inspektionsroboter, das an [...]

Der Beitrag NASA und TTH verwenden Carbon-3D-Druck für Roboter erschien zuerst auf 3Druck.com – The Independent AM Magazine.

CONTEXT reports expected +25% growth in shipments for industrial 3D printers

Shipments, by units, of industrial metal and polymer 3D printers continue to accelerate, reports CONTEXT, a London-based research firm.  According to CONTEXT, “Metal printer shipments are projected to see year-on-year unit-volume growth rates of over +49% with polymer machine shipments expected to grow by over +20%.” Chris Connery, VP of Global Research at CONTEXT, stated: […]

NASA and TTH use Carbon 3D printing to create Seeker spacecraft inspection robots

The Technology House (TTH), a product development service provider, has used Digital Light Synthesis (DLS) 3D printing technology from Silicon-valley based Carbon to help produce autonomous robotic systems as part of the SEEKER project for NASA. Costing $3 million, the SEEKER project from NASA comprises of two free flying autonomous robots, Seeker and Kenobi, designed […]

FORMLESS – 3D-gedruckter Schuh kombiniert mit japanischer Gusstechnologie

DIGITAL ARTISAN Co., Ltd. hat in Zusammenarbeit mit JSR Corporation und Castem Co., Ltd.  die Ferse „FORMLESS“ mit digitaler Technologie hergestellt. Die Software generiert automatisch die geeignete Fersenform, abhängig von der Richtung und dem Gewicht der auf die Ferse ausgeübten Kraft. Im Gegensatz zu früheren Prozessen, bei denen Designer über Formen nachdenken, basieren sie auf dem [...]

Der Beitrag FORMLESS – 3D-gedruckter Schuh kombiniert mit japanischer Gusstechnologie erschien zuerst auf 3Druck.com – The Independent AM Magazine.

2019 Enterprise 3D Printer of the Year (Polymers): the Wildcard Update

Last month, we announced the shortlists for the 2019 3D Printing Industry Awards. Many leading names made the list however, as always, we have left some room for potential Wildcards to enter the mix. How does this work? Each category on the shortlist contains an “Other” option, allowing you to enter a contender that you think […]