3D Printed Halloween – It’s Scary How Good It’s Getting!

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BOO! It’s the spookiest time of year and in preparation, we’ve 3D printed out a few of our favorite ghoulish items from Thingiverse. Rather than a traditional Jack-o-Lantern, we thought the Grumpkin really brought out the power of 3D printing, showcasing great detail and true Halloween spirit. We … [Read more...]

Healthy Advice for Medical Device Development: Try 3D Printed Injection Molds

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3D printed injection molding may just be the greatest thing since sliced bread. Case after case we’re seeing significant savings in both time and costs. These winds of change have reached the folks working in medical device development and leading the charge is design and development company, Worrel … [Read more...]

‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Features Stratasys 3D Printed Costumes and Props, Lead Times Cut By 50%

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3D Printing has Revolutionized the Quality and Turnaround Times in the Movie Prop and Costume Shop Stratasys customer FBFX Ltd. has revolutionized their approach to movie costume and prop creation with the use of Objet Connex Multi-material 3D Printing technology, using it to create various 3D pr … [Read more...]

3D Printing Emotions? Try Turning Your Love Story Into Art!

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Can an inanimate object embody emotion? Combining the science of Estudio Guto Requena and the technology of Stratasys 3D Printing, it certainly can. Here’s how it works. The folks over at Estudio Guto Requena in Sao Paulo, Brazil approached subjects and asked them to recount a love story. During … [Read more...]

Streamlined Kitesurfing Board Uses Stratasys 3D Printed Parts To Attempt Record Channel Crossing

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Harnessing the power of both sea and wind, five kite-surfers are attempting to cross the Bristol Channel in a world’s first, while their competitors aim to reach the same destination overland by car. The team’s unique kitesurfing boards were produced by 3D printing using a Fortus 3D Productio[Read more...]

Stratasys Heads to the Hill to Demonstrate the New Shape of Manufacturing

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Strengthening competitiveness, reshoring jobs, and increasing supply chain efficiencies – all important topics of conversation yesterday, October 16, as Stratasys hosted a 3D printing showcase event on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C. The main topic of discussion  - how additive manufacturing can mov … [Read more...]

Watford Grammar School for Girls Wins 3D Printing Workshop, Presenting New Opportunities to Young Innovators

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Where is the next generation of innovators coming from? A good place to find them is Watford Grammar School – founded in 1704.  A team of Watford students not only placed first in the WIRED Next Generation app contest, but the school also won a prize for submitting the most quality entries to the co … [Read more...]

The UPS Store Brings 3D Printing Services for Product Design to Small Businesses Nationwide

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Special Twitter chat scheduled for small businesses on Tuesday, September 30 at 7pm ET using the hashtag  #3DPrintWeek Following the successful launch of its groundbreaking 3D printing pilot program in six markets across the US, The UPS Store® is expanding professional 3D printing services to nea … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]