A Strong Case for 3D Printing: R&D Technologies Helps an Active Child with Diabetes Stay Active

The 3D printed device, seen above in orange, was printed with FDM technology on the Fortus 250mc in ABSplus material.

Katherine Tokarski’s 10 year-old son was born with Type 1 Diabetes, a disease which requires extensive glucose monitoring. The Tokarski family carefully tracks their son’s levels with the help of a device called the Dexcom G4. This glucose monitoring system communicates with computers and mobile dev … [Read more...]

Stratasys 3D Printing Allows Normal to Design, 3D Print and Deliver Customized Earphones in 2 Days!

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At best, earbuds don’t fit perfectly. At worst, they’re painful and have awful sound quality. The “one size fits all” approach leaves a lot to be desired. While smartphones are innovating at a remarkable pace, their accompanying earphones aren’t keeping up. But Nikki Kaufman is here to change all … [Read more...]

Unilever Accelerates Consumer Product Prototyping By 40% with 3D Printed Injection Molds

With Stratasys 3D Printing, Unilever is able to produce prototype parts in the final material for testing, 40% faster than before

The Italian division of international consumer goods giant, Unilever, has cut lead times for prototype parts by 40% since introducing Stratasys’ PolyJet 3D printing technology into its manufacturing process. Utilizing 3D printed injection molding tools, the company is now able to produce prot … [Read more...]

Stratasys Announces Winners of Its 2014 Southern Asia & Pacific '3D Print Your Design for FREE' Competition

Sydney Opera House Sculpture 3D printed on the Fortus 450mc 3D Production System 
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We are pleased to announce the winners of Stratasys’ first “3D Print Your Design for FREE” competition held in the Southern Asia and Pacific (SA&P) region. The competition was held from September to November 2014. Participants from all industries and businesses in the SA&P region were invited to … [Read more...]

3D Printed Soluble Cores Keep Porsche Purring!

Porsche 911 using parts enabled by Stratasys 
FDM-based 3D printing

Champion Motorsport has built its reputation on impressive victories in auto racing.  That same winning technology is now available in a line of aftermarket performance products for Porsche cars, including turbo inlet ducts for the Porsche 997 aka Porsche 911. Though traditional manufacturing would … [Read more...]

Stratasys’ Additive Manufacturing 'Your Way' Ecosystem Debuts at EuroMold 2014

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The 3D printing industry has changed a lot over the last few years with more technologies, materials, applications and part delivery options. Stratasys is responding with a new customer-focused Additive Manufacturing Ecosystem designed to help you design and manufacture better products, your way.  W … [Read more...]

Stratasys Speeds Access to Advanced 3D Printing with 11 New High Performance Products at EuroMold 2014

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At EuroMold 2014, we are launching an unprecedented 11 high-performance 3D printers and materials to help our customers improve their competitiveness and deliver high-end prototypes, production aids and manufactured parts with greater ease, speed and efficiency. Designers and manufacturers are in … [Read more...]

The Happy Tail of Oreo and His 3D Printed Patella

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Oreo, a six year old dog residing in Canada, suffered a dislocated left hind patella. The patella was surgically removed to relieve the pain, but the beloved mixed breed pup developed a limp after surgery which left him unable to run and play. Oreo’s veterinarian contacted the Orthopaedic Inn[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...]