UCF Uses Stratasys 3D Printing to Create Life-Changing Prosthetic Arm for Six-Year Old

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University of Central Florida (UCF) engineering students have developed a robotic arm for 6-year-old Alex Pring, using a Dimension Elite 3D Printer by Stratasys. Born without his right arm, Pring always dreamed of climbing trees or shaking hands. His dreams came true thanks to UCF engineering stu … [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...]

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...]

New UV-Resistant ASA Thermoplastic Expands 3D Printed Outdoor Applications, Introduced at IMTS

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Stratasys has expanded the variety of outdoor and mechanical applications that can be 3D printed with the launch of its new ASA on September 8, at IMTS.  ASA (Acrylonitrile Styrene Acrylate) is an all-purpose thermoplastic 3D printing material for Stratasys FDM-based 3D Printers and Production Syste … [Read more...]

3D Printed Manufacturing Applications Expanding with Metal Threads and Screws

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If you’re looking for new ways to expand your additive manufacturing applications, this video is a must see. It was filmed by the experts at CAPINC, a Stratasys reseller that serves the northeast United States, and features David Belanger, a member of CAPINC’s Stratasys support team. Belanger dem … [Read more...]

3D Printing Replaces Multi-step Process to Create Museum Quality Dryosaurus

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Collaboration between paleontologist Jeffrie Parker, of Western Paleo Labs, and Kirk Brown, of Stratasys reseller GoEngineer, resulted in a fantastic 3D printed dinosaur! The 3D printed model of a Dryosaurus, which was unearthed by Parker in central Wyoming, was created on a uPrint SE Plus 3D Printe[Read more...]

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...]

3D Printed Robotic Gripper: Smarter Design, Faster Delivery, Better Value for Customer

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Digital Mechanics AB of Sweden combines its design and engineering experience with rapid prototyping technology to tackle challenging projects. Often the work demands more than a prototype. Recently, an injection molding customer asked Digital Mechanics to redesign a robotic gripper. After evaluatin … [Read more...]

14-Foot Creature Roaring Into Comic-Con with Stratasys 3D Printing

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What do you get when you combine the design genius of the Stan Winston School of Character Arts,  the creative mastery of Legacy Effects and Stratasys 3D printing? The answer of course is Bodock – the 14-foot walking-talking giant creature that just debuted on ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live. Missed Bodo … [Read more...]

Stratasys Celebrates the Fortus of July: 3D Printed US Flag

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During Stratasys application engineer Mark Bashor’s first week on the job, he was charged with designing new display models for the showroom. “I noticed that we were in need of some patriotic flair. I came up with the idea of 3D printing our nation’s flag to showcase the Fortus 900mc 3D Production S … [Read more...]