Month: February 2022

ULTEM™ – Features and Applications for 3D Printing

  ULTEM is a high-performance thermoplastic polyetherimide (PEI) designed for high service, high-temperature applications like jet engines and aerospace.   It is the material of choice for high-performance parts, capable of withstanding repeated cycles in humid, extreme environments.   The ULTEM family includes ULTEM 1010 and ULTEM 9085: ULTEM 1010 is one of the strongest …

ULTEM™ – Features and Applications for 3D Printing Read More »

Markforged’s Blacksmith Gets Variable Scan Density and Fiber Placement Verification

Last month, Markforged released an important feature update for its adaptive manufacturing platform Blacksmith, including Variable Scan Density and Fiber Placement Verification. In case you don’t know, Blacksmith is a premium feature of Markforged’s slicer and 3D print preparation software Eiger, which uses AI to automate part quality assurance by inspecting and analysing the outside and inside …

Markforged’s Blacksmith Gets Variable Scan Density and Fiber Placement Verification Read More »

Print Up To 3x Faster With Ultimaker Cura 4.13

Ultimaker Cura version 4.13 is now available for download, bringing with it significantly faster print speeds and cross-platform material profile synchronization (letting you sync materials across all S-line 3D printers). Cura 4.13 is also compatible with other third-party printers, but any speed and ecosystem improvements are exclusive to Ultimaker printers. Faster print speeds The big …

Print Up To 3x Faster With Ultimaker Cura 4.13 Read More »

Manufacture Faster with the Formlabs Fuse 1 and Fusion 360

Last year, Formlabs announced a partnership with Autodesk Fusion 360 (cloud-based CAD software for 3D printing) to streamline workflows and integrate Fusion 360 into SLA additive manufacturing technology. Fusion 360 puts design, engineering, simulation, electronics, prototyping, and manufacturing workflows under one roof for Formlabs customers. From day one, it improved the Formlabs ecosystem, gluing workflows …

Manufacture Faster with the Formlabs Fuse 1 and Fusion 360 Read More »

How 3D Printing Opens Up Possibilities for Architects

Architects are no strangers to building models by hand, which involves lots of foam, card, pins and glue. When woodwork is involved, the process is also messy, noisy, and highly time-intensive. Making one model can take months! While the traditional way of making models will always be prevalent, 3D printing in architecture streamlines many architects’ …

How 3D Printing Opens Up Possibilities for Architects Read More »

How Labman Automation Cut Down Costs by 75% with 3D Printing

Labman: 348 Robots in 54 Countries The future is automated, and Labman Automation is helping world leading companies across the globe automate the processes they use every day. To date, the company has manufactured 348 robots which operate in 54 countries all manufactured in Stokesley a small rural town in North Yorkshire, UK. Labman was …

How Labman Automation Cut Down Costs by 75% with 3D Printing Read More »