3D Printed Silicone Mold Perfects Performance for Harmonica Players

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If only harmonica players had three hands, they would be able to easily hold a microphone while using their other two hands to play. Just ask Dror Adler from the world renowned Adler Trio. Fifty years after he started performing, Adler came up with an idea to develop a unique microphone enclosure th … [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...]

Stratasys Video Booth Tour at EuroMold 2013

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Take a quick guided tour of the fabulous Stratasys booth at EuroMold 2013 and get a great overview of the future of additive manufacturing. Your host, Eric Bredin, EMEA Marketing Director, presents all the exciting highlights and the very latest applications. It's the next best thing to being there! … [Read more...]

Meet the Cellular Shoe: the 3D Printed Multi-material ‘XYZ 151’

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Shoes have a habit of captivating the 3D printing world. From couture designs to a faster sprinting shoe, 3D printed shoes promise a customized “wow” factor along with some conveniences like doubling as a smartphone case. New Zealand-based designer Earl Stewart, who is also the Creative Director … [Read more...]

3D Printing Advances Design Education At SCAD

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SCAD, the Savannah College of Art and Design, prides itself on being “The University for Creative Careers.” It seems to be living up to that mission, as it is ranked as one of the best in the United States by DesignIntelligence. The goal of the university is to produce productive, high-quality desig … [Read more...]

Microsoft Xbox One controller brought to life with Objet 3D Printers

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Microsoft’s new gaming apparatus, the Xbox One, got a splashy debut this week. It’s promising to be more interactive and capable than previous generations of the Xbox, but what caught our attention was the news that the Xbox One controller had been prototyped on Stratasys Objet 3D Printers! Micro … [Read more...]

Design Reality Creates a Better Respirator Using 3D Printing

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In late 2012 we had the pleasure of visiting Design Reality, a highly sought-after design consultancy nestled in the picturesque hills of Denbighshire, North Wales. We were greeted by the company’s Managing Director Troy Baker and Technical Director Graham Wilson who kindly allowed us to … [Read more...]

3D Printing Offers a Giant Step for Short Run Injection Molds

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This has to be one of the biggest (and most novel) innovations that 3D printing has to offer the world of traditional manufacturing - the ability to 3D print injection mold tools for short run injection molding. In the video example above, we show our mold tools 3D printed in Digital ABS material[Read more...]

Injection Molded Easter Egg using 3D Printing

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Our good friends over at Proto3000 in Canada have created this very unique 3D printed mold in our Digital ABS material (formerly known as ABS-like Digital Material). 3D printed on the Objet260 Connex - the most compact of our Connex multi-material 3D printing systems, the molds are injected with … [Read more...]