Stratasys Recycling Program Good for Our Customers’ Business and the Environment

Incoming FDM canisters are taken apart by the dedicated Lifeworks team.

Stratasys recently announced its new recycling program, which offers our North American customers the ability to recycle their FDM canisters and PolyJet cartridges free of charge. The program brings significant business benefits to Stratasys customers: Eliminate waste disposal shipping co … [Read more...]

How 3D Printed EOATs are Helping Robotics Get a Grip in Manufacturing

A Robai Cyton robotic arm made with several Stratasys FDM-based 3D printed parts and custom FDM EOAT grippers

Robotics are playing an expanding role in manufacturing, increasing efficiency and accuracy for a wide range of assembly and gripping function. But the robot is only as good as its EOAT, or end-of-arm tooling. End of arm tools are the “hands” of robotic machinery that do the work of grasping, pus … [Read more...]

Stratasys 3D Printing Keeps NASA Satellite On Time and On Budget – FDM Strong Enough for Space

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We’re pleased to announce a new frontier in aerospace 3D printing. Stratasys Direct Manufacturing has partnered with NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) to 3D print 30 antenna array supports for the FORMOSAT-7 Constellation Observing System for Meteorology, Ionosphere, and Climate (COSMIC-2) sate … [Read more...]

3D Printers Decreasing Drone Design and Developments Costs While Catering to Customization

Altura Zenith UAS from Aerialtronics

Specialist company deploys 3D printing for both prototype and customized end-use parts production Unmanned aircraft systems (drones) for civilian commercial applications are one of the most exciting disruptive technologies these days. With more than 200 of its aircraft already in use, Netherl … [Read more...]

Stronger, More Colorful Prototypes, Production Parts with New 3D Printing Materials

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Color ASA Thermoplastics allow you to bypass further painting or finishing steps, saving time and money Endur Digital Materials are ideal for challenging geometries and repetitive testing – produce durable prototypes with thin walls, living hinges, snap-fits and moving or assembled parts Stratasys … [Read more...]

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...]

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 
in ASA material

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...]

Leading Designers and Architects Showcase Latest Innovations in 3D Printed Design at ACADIA Conference

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It’s always been the artists who are among the first to appreciate the opportunities of true technological innovation. This is certainly true in 3D printing where architects, fashion designers, sculptors and other hyper creative individuals are showing us just how far practical design can evolve. A … [Read more...]

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

Stratasys Additive Manufacturing Ecosystem

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...]