Rapid Prototyping

With your design ready and optimized for injection molding, what’s next?

When considering using an injection molding service, here are some basic principles of the technology and design tips to assist…

1 month ago

Protolabs kicks off polypropylene 3D printing service in Europe

Digital manufacturing company Protolabs is launching a polypropylene (PP) 3D printing service in Europe. The new capability will cater to…

1 month ago

Volume Graphics joins consortium to advance 3D printed plastic mold inserts

Industrial computed tomography (CT) analysis software developer Volume Graphics is participating in a joint project with the Kunststoff-Institut in Germany…

3 months ago

Impressive SEM video shows accuracy and design freedom of nano 3D printing

Additive processes of all types and sizes continue to evolve the world of manufacturing. Advantages like freedom in design and…

5 months ago

NY-based PENSA streamlines product development with METHOD 3D printer

Product design and engineering firm PENSA is seeing the benefits of integrating additive manufacturing into its design and development workflows.…

6 months ago

CRP and Leonardo HD 3D print AW609 aircraft model for wind tunnel testing

At this point, we all know that additive manufacturing is a go-to technology for prototyping. Still, that doesn’t mean we…

10 months ago

ElementsLab, a close look at Taiwan’s jewelry 3D printing service

Based in Taiwan, ElementsLab is an innovative jewelry 3D printing service that introduced the use of 3D printing technologies in order…

10 months ago

3D Systems introduces ProJet MJP 2500 IC 3D printer for investment casting wax patterns

3D Systems today introduced its latest system for 3D printing investment casting wax patterns: the ProJet MJP 2500 IC. The…

1 year ago

Cree uses voxeljet’s 3D printer to cut time and costs on development of new LED lights

The newest Cree LED lights were produced using investment casting models additively manufactured on a VX1000 3D printing system from…

1 year ago

3D Systems: AM breathes new life into age-old investment casting processes

There is often a tendency in media coverage of the AM industry to position additive manufacturing as a game-changing technology…

1 year ago