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ExOne Sand 3D Printing Network launch gives manufacturers access to industrial binder jetting

ExOne, the U.S. based specialist in binder jet 3D printing, has launched the Sand 3D Printing Network. The North America network is powered by more than 40 industrial binder jetting systems and will allow customers in aerospace, automotive, agricultural, and other manufacturing sectors to easily access 3D printed molds and cores. At the core of […]

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Author: Michael Petch

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Linde partners with 3D Medlab to optimize 3D printed lattice structures for medical devices

Munich-based chemical company Linde Group has partnered with clinical printing specialist 3D Medlab, to research optimizing atmospheric conditions within the 3D printing process.  Gases often play a fundamental role in additive manufacturing, as any impurities that remain in the print chamber, even once purged, can have a detrimental effect on the part being produced. In […]

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Author: Paul Hanaphy

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INTAMSYS and Victrex partner to propel high-performance PAEK filament

FFF 3D printer manufacturer INTAMSYS has become the world’s first global reseller of polymer specialist Victrex’s new polyaryletherketone (PAEK) filament – VICTREX AM 200. The collaboration also marks INTAMSYS as the first company in Victrex’s proposed filament fusion network, which aims to facilitate and encourage the use of AM 200 and any future PAEK-based filaments […]

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Author: Kubi Sertoglu

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PrintSyst.ai’s new 3D printing AI promises superior print success rates

AI specialist PrintSyst.ai has launched its new proprietary AI engine specifically for 3D printing – the 3DP AI-Perfecter. The pre-printing evaluation tool is designed to enable professionals working in aerospace, defense, and automotive to increase their print success rates with ever-improving ML algorithms. The company believes its product will reduce labor costs in the long […]

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Author: Kubi Sertoglu

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AMT granted UK patents for chemical vapor smoothing technology

Leading post-processing specialist AMT has announced that its chemical vapor smoothing technology is now patent-protected in the UK. The patents cover the portfolio of machines in the PostPro3D series, a group of systems designed to surface finish additively manufactured parts made from thermoplastics such as polyamide, polyurethane, polypropylene, and even certain glass-filled derivatives. The IP […]

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Author: Kubi Sertoglu

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HEXR and EOS set to scale up bespoke cycling helmet production via AR app

Protective clothing specialist HEXR, with the help of leading PBF manufacturer EOS, has launched a new head scanning app allowing users to have a custom cycling helmet 3D printed. The “scan-to-print” platform is intended as a flexible and decentralized production system, enabling customizability without sacrificing product safety. Additional support in the development of the app […]

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Author: Kubi Sertoglu

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Farsoon debuts its Flight 252P 3D printer and two new industrial polymers

Powder bed fusion specialist Farsoon has announced its new high temperature 252P series of polymer SLS 3D printers. The set comprises two variants, the ST252P (higher power) and the HT252P (lower power), and features the company’s proprietary Flight technology. Farsoon will also be releasing two new plastic powder materials to complement the 252P with the […]

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Author: Kubi Sertoglu

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APWORKS’ high-strength Scalmalloy approved for Formula 1

APWORKS, a specialist in aerospace 3D printing, has announced that its aluminum alloy, Scalmalloy, has been added to the Formula 1 regulations as an approved AM material by the FIA (Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile). The high strength alloy was originally developed by APWORKS and its parent company Airbus for aerospace components but has since found […]

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Author: Kubi Sertoglu

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XJet and Straumann partner to scale up ceramic Additive Manufacturing for dentistry

Material jetting specialist XJet has announced a global partnership with dentistry leader Straumann to advance the capabilities of its AM technology for dentistry applications. The duo intends to develop the XJet Carmel 1400 system currently used at the Straumann headquarters in Basel, Switzerland to begin producing end-use ceramic parts. Stephan Oehler, VP at Straumann, explains: […]

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Author: Kubi Sertoglu

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6K Additive commissions two UniMelt microwave plasma systems with opening of new factory

Advanced materials specialist 6K has announced that its AM division, 6K Additive, will be commissioning the first two commercial UniMelt microwave plasma systems in its new manufacturing plant in Pennsylvania. The two systems are expected to deliver a total of 200 tons of feedstock powder per year, including engineering-grade materials such as nickel super alloys […]

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Author: Kubi Sertoglu