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World's first medium/large-scale 3D thermoset printer

World's first medium/large-scale 3D thermoset printer

Apr 16, 2018 United States
Magnum Venus Products, in partnership with the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, installed the first commercially available medium/large-scale thermoset 3D printer at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory Manufacturing Demonstration Facility in Tennessee.
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New 4-D printer could reshape the world we live in

New 4-D printer could reshape the world we live in

Mar 23, 2018 United States
Scientists report that they have developed a powerful printer that could streamline the creation of self-assembling structures that can change shape after being exposed to heat and other stimuli. They say this unique technology could accelerate the use of 4-D printing in aerospace, medicine and other industries.
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Volumetric 3D printing builds on need for speed

Volumetric 3D printing builds on need for speed

Dec 19, 2017 United States
While additive manufacturing is enabling engineers and scientists to build parts in configurations and designs never before possible, the impact of the technology has been limited by layer-based printing methods, which can take up to hours or days to build three-dimensional parts, depending on their complexity.
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IDTechEx TVNew 3-D printer is 10 times faster than commercial counterparts

New 3-D printer is 10 times faster than commercial counterparts

Dec 4, 2017 United States
Engineers have developed a new desktop 3-D printer that performs up to 10 times faster than existing commercial counterparts. Whereas the most common printers may fabricate a few Lego-sized bricks in one hour, the new design can print similarly sized objects in just a few minutes.
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Transformational inkjet-based technology for additive manufacturing

Transformational inkjet-based technology for additive manufacturing

Nov 15, 2017 Germany, Israel
NPJ technology is poised to transform the metal and ceramic AM industries by its ability to print separate nanoparticle "inks" or fluids for the build and support material. This enables ceramic or metal parts to be produced with the ease and versatility that one associates with inkjet printing.
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New method developed to 3D print fully functional electronic circuits

New method developed to 3D print fully functional electronic circuits

Nov 14, 2017 United Kingdom
Researchers have pioneered a breakthrough method to rapidly 3D print fully functional electronic circuits.
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New platform for 3D printing of personalized food

New platform for 3D printing of personalized food

Nov 8, 2017 Israel
A novel technology for the 3D printing of personalized food based on nano-cellulose, a natural, edible, calorie-free fiber.
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Breakthrough in 3D printed marine grade stainless steel

Breakthrough in 3D printed marine grade stainless steel

Nov 3, 2017 United States
Researchers have achieved a breakthrough in 3D printing one of the most common forms of marine grade stainless steel - a low-carbon type called 316L - that promises an unparalleled combination of high-strength and high-ductility properties for the ubiquitous alloy.
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IDTechEx TVNew spin on 3D printing with build rates 30 times faster

New spin on 3D printing with build rates 30 times faster

Sep 15, 2017 Australia
Titomic Kinetic Fusion puts a new spin on 3D printing with build rates 30 times faster than the largest commercial 3D printing equipment available.
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Multi-material printed systems poised to shape consumer products

Multi-material printed systems poised to shape consumer products

Sep 5, 2017 United States
Product developers can print integrated electronics onto plastic, ceramic and metallic structures at extremely fine resolutions.
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3D printing in full colour

3D printing in full colour

Sep 4, 2017 United States
The da Vinci Color is XYZprinting's first FDM desktop 3D printer with true color technology achieved through the combination of inkjet and 3D printing technology.