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Stratasys Additive Manufacturing Booth: “Transforming Manufacturing Today” at EuroMold 2014

Learn How to Reduce Manufacturing Time & Costs in Four EuroMold 2014 Videos

Additive manufacturing is changing the way we plan, design and produce products. By augmenting traditional manufacturing processes with 3D printed production tools, molds and final parts, additive manufacturing can accelerate delivery times … [Read More...]

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4,500 Year Old Goddess Attracts New Visitors After Being 3D Printed By Japanese Museum

Precious historical antiques become more accessible, preserving history while educating the public on national heritage, with 3D printing Finally, a museum is encouraging patrons to touch the art. The Yamagata Prefectural Museum, in Yamagat … [Read More...]

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New Online Tool Lets You Immediately Experience the Impact of Color Multi-material 3D Printing

Stratasys color multi-material 3D printing delivers improved product realism by enabling you to mix multiple colors, material rigidity, flexibility and opacity.  Product development times are significantly reduced since realistic models can be evalua … [Read More...]

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

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 acco … [Read More...]

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You Can Mass Finish FDM Parts

For additive manufacturing applications where surface finish is important but volumes are too high for hand-finishing, I've long suspected that mass finishing would work. This time-tested method of polishing parts by the batch is traditionally used on metal components, so I set to work experimenting … [Read More...]

Straight Talk on the Accuracy of Fortus 3D Production Systems

While making CAD designs, do you ever wonder how faithfully they'll be rendered on a 3D printer? Have you asked yourself how dimensionally accurate the 3D printed part would turn out? You might be surprised at how far rapid prototyping has come in terms of accuracy. Whenever we design a part, we … [Read More...]

Design With FDM Technology in Mind

All design requires consideration of the manufacturing method, even for digital manufacturing. Some key considerations when Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) Technology is your method of choice are: Conserving support material Ensuring feature strength Reducing build time This is easy if yo … [Read More...]