Concept Laser machines bring can-do attitude to beverage industry

Additive manufacturing has been adopted by specialist stainless steel and aluminium manufacturer Jung & Co. Gerätebau GmbH for making the spare parts needed in drinks-can machi [...]

Large format 3D printing expands with new thermographic monitoring

Thermwood, the manufacturers of large format 3D printer, have announced the addition of thermographic imaging to their Large-Scale-Additive-Manufacturing machines (LSAM) machines. [...]

3D printing metal with a desktop machine

Since launching on Kickstarter in 2015, The Virtual Foundry's Filamet™ copper and bronze 90% metal filament has been used to make stunning models that look as though they could hav [...]

Sliced 3D Printing Digest with 3D printed food, Glowforge delays and more

Its time for the first Sliced 3D printing digest of the week, featuring: 3D printed food, 3D scanning tailors, BAE Systems engineering academy, the Henry Ford Hospital, delays to t [...]

Renishaw’s ‘Company of the Year’ award and new software launch

British company Renishaw have won 'Company of the Year' award at the 20th annual NMI awards ceremony. The awards took place at the Hilton Hotel Bankside, London. The NMI, National [...]

Blender Institute collaborate with Lulzbot in the name of open source

Blender Institute, a platform for 3D design and animation, are collaborating with Lulzbot 3D printers. This project a continuation of Lulzbot and Blender Institute's approach to op [...]

EOS used for 3D printing in extreme environments

German scuba engineers have used additive manufacturing in creating a high quality, lightweight and reliable scuba light. Known as the Thor Rev 2.0, it relied upon 3D printing bure [...]

3D printed kidneys predict the body’s capacity for radioactive material

3D printed organs are increasingly used as educational aids. Patients’ MRI scans are being used by the likes of Stratasys Direct Manufacturing and Whiteclouds to make brain models [...]

Mecuris win Purmundus challenge with 3D printed child prosthetics

At Formnext this year, FirStep was announced as the winner of the Purmundus Challenge. There were five total winners of the gold trophies presented at the fourth annual challenge i [...]

How Makers celebrated Global 3D Printing Day

This past weekend, the 3D printing maker community was alive with activity for Global 3D Printing Day. After taking to twitter, Youtube, and good old email 3DPI decided to round up [...]