Архив по дни: 4 декември 2018

Researchers from the Fraunhofer Institute for Surface Engineering and Thin Films (IST) have developed a process for 3D printing plastic bone implants that are patient-specific and stable. The print process, developed in collaboration with seven other EU-based partners, uses a novel cold plasma treatment at every print layer to enhance […]

Fraunhofer IST uses cold plasma for tailored 3D printed bone ...

December 4, 2018 3D printed implants for medical purposes have come a long way. While traditional implants are difficult to fit to the patient’s specifics, 3D printing allow personally tailored care. Now, researchers are pushing it to the next level by making the implants change over time by, for example, […]

Plasma Jets Encourage Bone Growth With 3D Printed Implants

AMFG, a UK-based specialist in automation software for additive manufacturing, has announced a partnership with LEO Lane, a provider of security and IP protection solutions for the AM industry. Through their agreement, the companies will integrate their respective software solutions to offer a more secure, end-to-end workflow management platform for […]

AMFG and LEO Lane partner for secure AM workflow software

Nanoscribe, a German company specializing in micrometer 3D printing, has introduced the successor model Photonic Professional GT2, a microfabrication 3D printer capable of larger print volumes. The system, based on Nanoscribe’s maskless lithography technology, integrates optimized hardware and software components that enable the production of larger volume, high-resolution microstructures. The […]

Nanoscribe launches new Photonic Professional GT2 3D printer

A subsidiary of Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, Verbatim has announced the arrival of a new filament for FDM 3D printing made from Durabio’s eco-friendly material. This transparent material combines the properties of polycarbonate (PC) and polymethacrylate (PMMA). It has good optical and mechanical properties. It was presented at Formnext 2018 in Frankfurt not long ago. In recent […]

Verbatim presents Durabio; an eco-friendly 3D printing filament

CECIMO, the European Association of the Machine Tool Industries, has announced the establishment of a new additive manufacturing committee. The newly formed committee, which will be chaired by Stewart Lane, the corporate manager at Renishaw, will become the primary platform for discussing the challenges and opportunities for AM in relation […]

CECIMO forms new committee to drive AM in Europe

3D printing has in many ways helped people and the development in various areas. From the implementation in different education systems to how it has helped in developing the medical sector. One organisation that has found a way to help people directly through 3D printing is See3D. Based on the fact […]

See3D; Brings sight to the visually impaired with 3D printing