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3D Printed Thermoplastics versus Metal: Why Volvo Trucks Chose Additive Manufacturing for 30 Engine Assembly Tools

You have to be tough and efficient to be a Volvo Truck engine.  These ultra-reliable paradigms of automotive innovation are built for the long haul with maximum productivity.  The manufacturing and assembly tools used to build them also have to be to … [Read More...]

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Objet260 Connex2 3D Printer from Stratasys

3D Printed Heart Models Helping Doctors Optimize Surgical Plans for Complex Operations

A team of doctors at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center are exploring new avenues to improve surgical preparations and patient care. The hospital recently partnered with the University of Cincinnati’s College of Engineering and Applied Sci … [Read More...]

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Selection 3D Printer from Stratasys

New Stratasys Dental 3D Printer a Breakthrough for Digital Dentistry Precision, Productivity and Patient Satisfaction

The new flagship of the digital dentistry world - the Objet260 Dental Selection 3D Printer – is premiering tomorrow at the International Dental Show in Cologne, Germany. Now dental and orthodontic labs can produce ultra-realistic dental models wit … [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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3D Printed Robotic Gripper: Smarter Design, Faster Delivery, Better Value for Customer

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...]

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Watch a 3D Printed Robot Make News for Engineering Students

Picture it: A robot opens the school day by making the morning announcements, ticking off the remaining days of school on his fingers. This may sound like the opening scene of a science fiction flick, but it is just another school day for the students of Johns Creek High School. Meet Jarvis, a 3D pr … [Read More...]

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3D Printed Injection Molds Help Whale Reduce Risk and Re-Engineering, Cutting Product Lead Time by 97%

“This is hugely revolutionary for our business. We have already seen the technology take months off of our product development process and that in turn minimizes risk. In fact, I estimate that we’ve shortened our R&D process by up to 35% with Stratasys 3D printing. Add that on top of the 20% we’re a … [Read More...]