Customized 3D Printed Brace for Panthers’ Linebacker Could Make Super Bowl History!

The arm brace for Panthers' linebacker Thomas Davis was 3D printed by Whiteclouds on a Stratasys Objet500 Connex3 3D Printer.

What do you do if you’re a linebacker in the NFL and you break your arm two weeks before the Super Bowl? Well that’s what happened to Thomas Davis, All-Pro star linebacker for the Carolina Panthers. Thomas broke his right forearm in a January 24 game against the Arizona Cardinals, winning him a trip … [Read more...]

Stratasys Custom Materials Development Enables ESD-Safe 3D Printed Aerospace Parts

This avionics box, 3D printed with Stratasys ESD PEKK material, can dissipate electrical charge buildup without relying on post-processing steps to prepare the production part.

Custom Materials Development Enables Printed Parts for Aerospace that are Electrostatic Discharge Safe. ESD PEKK is available on demand from Stratasys Advanced Materials. By Scott Sevcik, Director, Aerospace & Defense Business Development, Stratasys Once a satellite is launched, there is no way … [Read more...]

Stratasys Expands 3D Printing Adoption through Simplification

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They say everything is bigger in Texas. Well, that’s certainly true at SOLIDWORKS World 2016, where Stratasys is again making big news. John Gould, North America President of Stratasys, has just addressed a packed room of journalists with some major announcements that are expected to expand the adop … [Read more...]

New Stratasys Creative Colors Software for Connex3: Powered by Adobe, Loved by Designers!

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The release of the new Stratasys Creative Colors Software, powered by the Adobe 3D Color Print Engine, is making creatives crazy happy! Designed for Objet Connex3 3D Printers, it combines, for the first time, advanced color management (including gradient colors) with a direct design-to-3D print work … [Read more...]

Solar-Powered Smart Scooter Rolls Out 50% Faster with 3D Printing

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Leveraging an intelligent combination of Stratasys PolyJet and FDM 3D printing technologies, a German start-up, Floatility GmbH, has developed a lightweight, solar-powered, electric scooter. Known as the “e-floater,” this rentable scooter has an electric motor and is a stabilized by three wheels. It … [Read more...]

Why Stratasys’ New SUP706 Soluble Support Material Is Ideal for Intricate Parts

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Stratasys recently introduced SUP706 soluble support material for PolyJet parts.  The Stratasys Blog sat down with David Tulipman, Product Marketing Director of PolyJet Materials, to discuss the benefits and applications. Stratasys Blog: What is SUP706? David:  SUP 706 is the first multi-funct … [Read more...]

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...]

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

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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...]