Архив по дни: 3 януари 2019


BMW’s Individual Manufaktur customization facility in Garching, Germany is known for producing some pretty amazing and unique vehicles, but its latest car is, to be blunt, out of this world. The vehicle, dubbed the BMW Individual M850i Night Sky, integrates some truly stellar features, including actual extra-terrestrial fragments and innovative […]

BMW’s M850i Night Sky integrates meteorite fragments, 3D printed features


January 3, 2019 Researchers from the Faculty of Science and Technology of the University of Coimbra (FCTUC) and the Norwegian independent research organization SINTEF have developed a new large scale robotic 6-axis metal printer. The new machine can process parts from all angles while managing complex codes and simulations. The researchers from […]

Researchers Develop 6-Axis Metal Printer


UK-based metal AM company Renishaw revealed today it has been working in partnership with the University Dental Hospital of Wales (UDH) to 3D print custom maxillofacial implants and surgical guides. In the context of the hospital, Renishaw’s additive manufacturing technologies and services are helping UDH to overcome certain challenges surrounding […]

Renishaw 3D printing maxillofacial implants for University Dental Hospital of ...


The renowned Forbes reporter, Thomas Brewster, demonstrated not long back that the facial recognition systems of the most well-known brands of smartphones are not as impenetrable as they might claim. To prove it he used a 3D printed head modelled after him. The development of the printing was done through the company […]

The 3D printed head beats smartphones facial recognition



France-based 3D printing company Prodways Group announced the acquisition of Surdifuse-L’Embout Français, a leader in hearing aid technology and specifically in the production of 3D printed custom ear tips for hearing aids. Through the acquisition deal, Prodways now owns 100% of Surdifuse-L’Embout Français, a company which was formed in 2017 […]

Prodways acquires French leader in hearing aid technology


In addition to process efficiency and material development, design is a key factor for industrializing additive manufacturing. A simulation-driven design approach has become indispensable and only the comprehensive consideration of manufacturing constraints assures a successful product development. Therefore, software company Altair has as its main goal to make performance and cost […]

Altair showcases design solutions for broad range of AM applications


Before Carbon‘s CEO and Co-founder Dr. Joseph DeSimone introduced his disruptive vision, photopolymerizable (light cured) materials were not considered suitable for durable, end-use parts. Thus, there was no real reason to accelerate the speed of 3D printing processes. Carbon changed all this by finding a new way to print urethane-based […]

This is how Carbon is going to 3D print millions ...


You may have read about this throughout 2018; that a 3D printed electric car will hit the market later this year. The Italian manufacturer X Electrical Vehicle (XEV) announced last year that their car, the LSEV, will be ready in April 2019. The vehicle was presented throughout various shows. However, we […]

A 3D printed electric car ready for 2019?