Stratasys 3D Printing Speeds into NASCAR with Joe Gibbs Racing

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Stratasys 3D Printing made its NASCAR Nationwide Series debut Saturday afternoon, sponsoring the No. 11 Toyota Camry, driven by Elliott Sadler of the Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) team, at the U.S. Cellular 250. JGR has incorporated Stratasys' FDM 3D printing technology into their race program for m[Read more...]

Spanish Automotive and Aeronautics Industries Getting a Lift with 3D Printed Functional Prototypes

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Providing tangible models for clients to use in their own presentations and sales pitches is a terrific niche for Spanish service provider Lupeon 3D. Founded early in 2013 by two engineers (industrial and mechanical), Lupeon is now 3D printing with Objet PolyJet 3D printing technology and creating t … [Read more...]

Creating Cool New Applications with 3D Printing Support Material: Sensational Soluble Cores

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FDM soluble support material holds much more value than just support. In fact, some of our customers purchase FDM-based machines in part to use the soluble support itself.  On the Fortus 3D Production Systems, the model material can be changed to support material, leading to a host of new and unique … [Read more...]

Dassault Systèmes’ Bleu Travels the 5 Stages of Car Design with Multi-material 3D Printing

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When engineers at CATIA/DS wanted to show potential customers how they can prototype an automobile with 3D printing, they took the process to a new level! Showing off the capabilities of their Objet260 Connex Multi-material 3D Printer from Stratasys, a team led by Xavier Melkonian created “Project B[Read more...]

How 3D Printed Motorcycle Prototypes Accelerate New Model Delivery

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Polaris Motorcycles, based in Minnesota, revived a classic motorcycle brand thanks to 3D printing! The iconic Indian motorcycle brand was bought and revitalized by Polaris, already the producers of the Victory line. Polaris used both traditional and modern modeling methods to bring three differen … [Read more...]

Exclusive Interview with the Big Wheel in 3D Printed Automotive Manufacturing

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As car manufacturers continue to discover the benefits of 3D printing for augmented manufacturing (assembly tools - jigs and fixtures) and alternative manufacturing (final end use parts), it seems like a good time to get some updates on a true 3D printed automotive phenomenon – the URBEE. We … [Read more...]

The Race is On for Lighter, Stronger, Faster 3D Printed Car Parts

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A childhood pastime was given an adult twist in Bogota, Colombia, as Formula Sena presented an event for university students to construct and race cars. Teams of students, working for a period of almost two years, used engineering and technical smarts to build both gas and electric powered cars.  Th … [Read more...]

How 3D Printing Gets Your Wheels Turning

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While 3D printing is moving virtually every industry forward, it’s having an especially profound effect on the industry that moves us forward:  Automotive. It’s not just about transforming the way cars are designed, 3D printing is impacting the manufacturing processes and, in some cases, producing f … [Read more...]

3D Printing Innovator Drives Custom Trike to Land Speed Record

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Brian Klock, Founder and President of Klock Werks Kustom Cycles, set a new World Land Speed Record while driving a unique trike on the Bonneville Salt Flats in Wendover, Utah.  Klock is well known for his innovative vehicle parts and motorcycle designs. The unique three-wheeler was based on a … [Read more...]

Personalize and 3D Print Yourself a Porsche Cayman!

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Stratasys 3D Printers are being used by leading car manufacturers to design the latest driving sensations. Car enthusiasts of all ages can now revel in the joy of “owning” a Porsche Cayman. Selected as a 2014 Motor Authority Best Car to Buy, the Cayman is now in reach for anyone with access to a 3D … [Read more...]