GE Affiliate, FirstBuild, Improving Home Appliance Design with Crowdsourcing and 3D Printing

First Build is using the latest 3D printing technology from Stratasys to bring innovative concepts to the appliance industry at a rapid rate. Photo courtesy of FirstBuild

FirstBuild was created from collaboration between GE Appliances, a subsidiary of GE, and Local Motors with the goal of creating a new innovation model for the consumer appliance industry. An industry first, FirstBuild is combining micro-manufacturing with 3D printing to design the next generation of … [Read more...]

From Auto Racing to Fashion and Everything in Between, Stratasys Shines at London 3D Printshow

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The third annual London 3D Printshow wrapped up Saturday. This year’s show highlighted the artistic aspects of 3D printing in the Art Gallery section, in collaboration with show sponsor Adobe, as well as a Music Room filled with 3D printed instruments for visitors to test. A Hospital Area featured a … [Read more...]

Why the New Objet500 Connex2 is Great News for Manufacturers

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The new triple-jetting Objet500 Connex2 Multi-material 3D Printer was introduced this week by Stratasys at IMTS 2014 in Chicago and is expected to set new standards for 3D printing price/performance and high throughput additive manufacturing. For a unique perspective on this newest addition to th … [Read more...]

New UV-Resistant ASA Thermoplastic Expands 3D Printed Outdoor Applications, Introduced at IMTS

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Stratasys has expanded the variety of outdoor and mechanical applications that can be 3D printed with the launch of its new ASA on September 8, at IMTS.  ASA (Acrylonitrile Styrene Acrylate) is an all-purpose thermoplastic 3D printing material for Stratasys FDM-based 3D Printers and Production Syste … [Read more...]

New Stratasys Triple-Jetting 3D Printers Expand Multi-Material Opportunities for Designers and Manufacturers

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Once again Stratasys is giving designers and manufacturers more options to shape the way things are made with the introduction of its new Objet500 Connex1 and Objet500 Connex2 Multi-material 3D Printers. Debuting this week at IMTS (International Manufacturing Technology Show) in Chicago, the new 3D … [Read more...]

Architectural Design Principles Can Be Applied to Jewelry with 3D Printing

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Stratasys has collaborated with architect and designer Jenny Wu, of Oyler Wu Collaborative, on her first 3D printed jewelry collection. The LACE collection is a line of 3D printed wearable designs, including necklaces and rings, inspired by line-based geometry and intricate, organic movement, which … [Read more...]

2D Fashion Meets 3D Printing in Noa Raviv’s New Award-Winning Collection

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The graduates of the Department of Fashion Design at Shenkar College of Engineering and Design, one of the leading fashion colleges in Israel, presented their final collections on the catwalk in Tel Aviv recently. The 40 graduates were joined by leading fashion figures, celebrities, their families a … [Read more...]

3D Printed Manufacturing Applications Expanding with Metal Threads and Screws

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If you’re looking for new ways to expand your additive manufacturing applications, this video is a must see. It was filmed by the experts at CAPINC, a Stratasys reseller that serves the northeast United States, and features David Belanger, a member of CAPINC’s Stratasys support team. Belanger dem … [Read more...]

3D Printing Replaces Multi-step Process to Create Museum Quality Dryosaurus

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Collaboration between paleontologist Jeffrie Parker, of Western Paleo Labs, and Kirk Brown, of Stratasys reseller GoEngineer, resulted in a fantastic 3D printed dinosaur! The 3D printed model of a Dryosaurus, which was unearthed by Parker in central Wyoming, was created on a uPrint SE Plus 3D Printe[Read more...]

3D Printed Daniel Hilldrup Lampshade Shines with 46 Colors, Multiple Material Properties

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Creative artist Daniel Hilldrup is hard at work putting the Objet500 Connex 3 Color Multi-material 3D Printer by Stratasys through its paces with TRIG – a fully 3D printed, multi-color lampshade in the style of Gaudi. Hilldrup is unusually gifted at pushing the envelope of 3D printed art applicat … [Read more...]