"3D" tag

Shaping 3D components in different work planes using machines

As a result of material development, new and High Tech Industries has a changing need for processing advanced 3D geometry parts. Hardened metals, special alloys and combined materials like composites are setting new…

New 3D printing technique developed at Harvard

Harvard tech allows for mid-air 3D printing of metal structures with a new technique to make the process easier. It allows people to essentially draw minuscule metal items in mid-air. Created at Harvard’s Wyss Institute…

AICON 3D Systems acquires Breuckmann

AICON 3D Systems stated the company just completed the acquisition of Breuckmann GmbH through merger with effect from 1 May, 2015. The site of the former Breuckmann GmbH in Meersburg on Lake Constance will be…

An alternative to turning and milling

New cost-effective possibilities in metal laser melting are offered by Toolcraft. The company’s additive manufacturing process built up a workpiece layer by layer, as the laser melts the material concerned in powdered form. This…

Three new printers from 3D Systems

3D Systems presents three new design and manufacturing 3D printers at EuroMold, the world fair for moldmaking and tooling, design and application development, that will take place from today 25th Novembrer to Friday…

New Scene 5.3 laser scanning software

Scene 3D laser scanning software is specifically designed for the Faro Focus3D. Scene 5.3 software, for use with the Laser Scanner Focus3D X Series, delivers scan registration by eliminating artificial targets, such as…

Technically speaking

Additive Manufacturing: the Technology Of The Future?

A New Production Technology Is Emerging And, Unlike Conventional Machining, It Produces By Adding Material, Instead Of By Subtracting It. It Is A Young Technology But Anyway Promising Great Revolutions In Production Processes….

A portal for job searching in 3D printing industry

3D Printing industry is creating a windfall of new jobs; jobs which were not needed before 3D printers emerged on the scene. Many companies have for employees who possess skills needed to operate…

Contactless control

Dimensional and shape testing techniques are rapidly evolving, also to meet the increasingly exacting market requirements of granting a high quality level of products. In particular, the so-called “portable measuring instruments”, which undoubtedly…

Surface textures or embossing 2D/3D

ML Engraving has announced that its exclusive 2D/3D and Micro laser grain textures have obtained the Certificate for excellence in material development and have been selected by an international jury to be included…

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