According to an article written by the University of the Bundeswehr Munich and published in the Talyor & Francis Group, the production of spare parts using Additive Manufacturing (AM) is an emerging area that impacts the supply chain management.Continue reading “Production of spare parts using AM is an emerging area, particularly for Defense”
According to an article in Defense News The U.S. Army develops a process for using 3D Printing capabilities across the service from arsenals, depots and plants, and then down to the tactical level.Continue reading “3D printing at depots and in the field, the U.S. Army approach”
His team has developed a new technology for 3D metal printing and has now applied for a patent. This new technology uses LED instead of laser sources for the additive manufacturing of metal parts and optimizes 3D metal printing in terms of construction time, metal powder consumption, equipment costs and post-processing effort.Continue reading “An interview with professor Franz Haas about Selective LED-based melting”
Offered by our silver partner myprintoo. This company from Hamburg, Germany is a specialist in 3D printing technology. We offer not only products from the top manufacturers, but also provide all-round services for 3D printing (consulting, product trainings, webinars, maintenance).Continue reading “Download brochures of 3NTR or Anisoprint”
myprintoo from Hamburg, Germany is a specialist in 3D printing technology. We offer not only products from the top manufacturers, but also provide all-round services for 3D printing (consulting, product trainings, webinars, maintenance). We are exclusive partner for 3ntr (FDM 3D printers) and Anisoprint (Composite Fiber Coextrusion) and partner for Formlabs (SLA).Continue reading “Interview with Kevin Neugebauer, founder of myprintoo, silver partner 3D Printing Event”
Presentation / interview with César Stüpp, Brightlands Materials Center / TNO.
Fused filament fabrication (FFF) is a very versatile AM technique, although it is widely used for prototyping due to their limited mechanical properties, especially in between layers. To approach this matter, a novel technique was developed in which the strength in between layers was increased in 184%, which results in stronger parts.Continue reading “Strength of 3D Printed Polymer Parts (VIDEO)”
A presentation by Professor Marc in het Panhuis, University of Wollongong, Australia.
The Surf Flex Laboratory at the University is a dedicated facility for mechanical testing of surfing equipment, e.g. fins, surfboards, cloths, inlays, leash bars, and leashes to name but a few.Continue reading “Surfing the waves, 3D Printing and Internet of Things (VIDEO)”
Presentation / Interview by Professor Bram Vanderborght
A JakajimaTV interview with Professor Bram Vanderborght. He is Professor in Robotics at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, core lab manager of Flanders Make, and member of the Brussels Human Robotic research center. He is also coordinator of the European project SHERO on self-healing soft robots, and Editor in Chief of Robotics & Automation Magazine.Continue reading “3D Printing of Self Healing Soft Robots”
Graz University of Technology has developed a technology that uses LED instead of laser sources for the additive manufacturing of metal parts and optimizes 3D metal printing in terms of construction time, metal powder consumption, equipment costs and post-processing effort. Selective LED-based melting (SLEDM) – i.e. the targeted melting of metal powder using high-power LED light sources – is the name of the new technology that a team led by Franz Haas, head of the Institute of Production Engineering at TU Graz, has developed for 3D metal printing and has now applied for a patent.Continue reading “New technology revolutionizes 3D metal printing, LED instead of laser or electron beam”
The acquisition of Munich-based Shift, the largest On-Demand manufacturing marketplace in Europe. Through the acquisition, Xometry will accelerate its international expansion into 12 new countries, leveraging a worldwide network of over 4,000 manufacturers.Continue reading “Xometry Acquires Shift, Europe’s Largest On-Demand Manufacturing Marketplace”