Guest Blog: “3D Printing: Custom Patient Treatment Becomes a Reality”

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By Dr. Ciprian Ionita, Research Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Neurosurgery in the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and The Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo. Personalization and customization have always been important goa … [Read more...]

Opel Reducing Assembly Tool Production Costs By Up to 90% with Stratasys 3D Printing


Opel, Europe’s third-largest automotive manufacturer, is slashing manufacturing tool production costs by up to 90% using its Stratasys 3D Printers. Opel also creates 3D printing assembly tools in less than 24 hours. With efficient production crucial to its success, Opel’s International Technical … [Read more...]

3D Printing Enables China’s Qingdao Haier Mold to Cut Prototyping Time for Home Appliances by up to 69%

End-use versus 3D printed component, produced with durable ABS-M30 material on the Fortus 900mc from Stratasys

With a population of over 1.3 billion, the homegrown consumer market in China is one of the largest in the world. Increasing purchasing power within China during past two decades has created a huge market for consumer products. Qingdao Haier Mold Co. is keeping its competitive edge by using 3D print … [Read more...]

World’s First Jet-Powered, 3D Printed UAV Tops 150 MPH with Lightweight Stratasys Materials

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Aurora Flight Sciences, a Virginia-based manufacturer specializing in advanced unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) systems, is pushing the envelope of UAV design by teaming up with Stratasys to create the world’s first jet-powered, 3D printed aircraft. Using 80% 3D printed parts, the UAV is compose … [Read more...]

New Stratasys-Adobe Workflow Makes 3D Printing More Accessible: Watch the Demo!

Stratasys' Leslie Frost showing off the Objet500 Connex3 Color 3D Printer to young creative professionals at Adobe MAX

A few weeks ago Stratasys brought live color 3D printing to Adobe MAX for the very first time.  Creative professionals flocked to the Stratasys 3D Printing Gallery at the Community Pavilion to see cutting-edge color 3D printing in action…and the resulting awesome models. In fact, the two comp … [Read more...]

3D Printed Camera Case Enables Balloon Ride to Stratosphere


If a picture is worth a thousand words, this video of the Grand Canyon taken from 98,664 feet in the Earth’s stratosphere tells an entire story. A group of students from Stanford University launched a weather balloon device to capture images of the Earth’s surface at high altitudes. The project w … [Read more...]

Daniel Widrig’s New 3D Printed Art Collection Explores Futuristic Human Form


Acclaimed artist and designer Daniel Widrig is collaborating with Stratasys to create a futuristic 3D printed art collection. The collection, entitled Descendants, is due to be unveiled at the upcoming ‘GLOBALE: Exo-Evolution’ exhibition, which will be held at ZKM | Center for Art and Media, Karlsru … [Read more...]

Surgeons Pinpoint Kidney Tumors with 3D Printed Color Models


Representing a significant advancement in complex surgical procedure planning, Stratasys color, multi-material 3D printing is being increasingly deployed to aid surgeons who treat a variety of conditions, from heart malformations and hip replacements to brain tumors. At the Department of Urol … [Read more...]

3D Printed Heart Model Helps Change Grim Prognosis for 5-Year-Old Mia Gonzalez

Stratasys 3D heart model Mia Gonzalez

Five-year-old Mia Gonzalez has always suffered from breathing issues which limited her ability to function as a normal child. Doctors discovered a rare heart malformation known as double aortic arch. The condition causes restricted airflow due to the entanglement of an extra vascular ring around eit … [Read more...]

Stratasys and Adobe To Bring Game-Changing Color 3D Printing to Creatives


Stratasys and Adobe have announced at Adobe MAX that they are partnering to bring high-quality color 3D printing to creative professionals around the world. The two companies will begin by removing workflow and product barriers to enable creatives to easily transform their designs into vibrant and d … [Read more...]