Printing a 3D Printer? Well…Almost

  If you follow the 3D printing space for a while then you eventually get to hear some of the less practial or sensible “future” predictions for the technology. Like this one I heard today: 3D printed steak. You’d have a 3D printer in th…

You Can Mass Finish FDM Parts

For additive manufacturing applications where surface finish is important but volumes are too high for hand-finishing, I’ve long suspected that mass finishing would work. This time-tested method of polishing parts by the batch is traditionally used on me…

3D Printing Meets Winter Sports

3D printing embraces the “dream big” philosophy through which, in my opinion, everybody should live. And employees at Stratasys are no exception. Ryan Chase, Stratasys cost accountant, is an avid snowmobile fan.  While searching for some cost effective, after-…

The New Stratasys – An Interview with Phil Reeves of Econolyst

Following our recent interview with Stratasys CEO David Reis, I now turned to Phil Reeves, managing director of the highly respected 3D printing and research consultancy firm Econolyst to get his views on the new merge of Stratasys and Objet. Here’s the…