Enhanced Prototyping and File Preparation in Netfabb 2017 Enhanced Prototyping and File Preparation in Netfabb 2017…

Autodesk Netfabb 2017 for additive manufacturing integrates design enhancement, manufacturing preparation and build simulation tools.…
New Autodesk Portfolio Combines Additive and Subtractive New Autodesk Portfolio Combines Additive and Subtractive…

Autodesk introduced its Portfolio for the Future of Manufacturing, including Inventor HSM, FeatureCAM, Fusion 360, Netfabb and more.…
3D Systems Announces Figure 4 Machine & 3DXpert at IMTS 3D Systems Announces Figure 4 Machine & 3DXpert at IMTS…

3D Systems introduced a new SLA system for manufacturing plastic 3D parts, 3DXpert software for Direct Metal Printing, and partnership…
Stratasys Introduces New 3D Printers for Aero and Auto…

The Stratasys Infinite-Build 3D Demonstrator for lightweight plastic parts and the Robotic Composite 3D Demonstrator were previewed at IMTS.…
 

Part Quality, Print Speed & Simplicity Matter in 3D Printing
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Watch this webinar to learn why three buying criteria are critical considerations when evaluating a professional 3D printer for concept…
 
The MakerBot Replicator 2 Helps Kisi Open Doors The MakerBot Replicator 2 Helps Kisi Open Doors…

The MakerBot Replicator ensures that Kisi never has to compromise time or money on their prototypes.…
 
Autodesk Seek is Gone, Now What??
Not sure if anyone on the forum is aware but "Autodesk Seek is Gone". Apparently Autodesk discontinued support last week…
 
Parapet walls
I have to create a wall that go past the roof. The top of the wall must be round, how…
 
Railing on sloped surface
I am trying to put a railing on a sloped wall. I can only get horizontal runs from the standard…
 
Revit Template Help Please
All, I have looked until I am blue in the face and have tried several different things. What…
 
 
3D Printing Goes Boom
 
 
 
Steve Stafford Compares Mental Ray to Raytracer…
Revit 2016 has both Mental Ray and Autodesk Raytracer options available for users rendering on their desktop.…
 
Capture, Create and Compute with Autodesk ReCap…
There are three main processes to understand when discussing the capabilities of ReCap and how it can be beneficial to…
 
Standalone License Activation for 2014 Products Fails…
Have you received a group of reports when activating Autodesk 2014 products? Here's what to do.…
 
Learn About the User Interface Configuration Calculator…
If you are a BIM Manager working on deployments, you should know about the User Interface Configuration Calculator in Revit.…
 
GE Drops Plans to Acquire SLM Solutions GE Drops Plans to Acquire SLM Solutions…

Plans are still on for the acquisition of Arcam announced in September, but plans to acquire German 3D printer maker…
 
Introducing the Rize One 3D Printer and Team…

Rize Inc. developed a zero post-processing 3D printer, led by former members of Objet, Z Corp. and architect of Pro/E…
Announcing the LulzBot TAZ 6 3D Printer! Announcing the LulzBot TAZ 6 3D Printer!…

The newest release from Aleph Objects, the Taz6, was one of our editor picks at RAPID this year.…
 
 
Stratasys Announced Material with Aero Traceability Stratasys Announced Material with Aero Traceability…

Stratasys'new ULTEM 9085 filaments are produced for full traceability too meet the strict compliances associated with aerospace requirements.…
Shapeways Installs First HP 3D Printing System Shapeways Installs First HP 3D Printing System…

Through a partnership with HP Shapeways will print parts for customers on the new HP Multi Jet Fusion 3D printer…
HP's First Commercial 3D Printers on Display at Rapid 2016…

HP is taking orders for the HP Jet Fusion 3D 4200, shipping in 2016, and the HP Jet Fusion 3D…
Additive Manufacturing Industry Reaches $5.1 Billion Additive Manufacturing Industry Reaches $5.1 Billion…

Wohlers Report 2016 reveals growth continues in many segments, particularly in metal AM and the desktop 3D printer segments.…
Canon Repositions Strategy for Large Format Printer Canon Repositions Strategy for Large Format Printer…

AEC firms, who in the past may have considered large format printing too expensive, can access the Oce ColorWave 500…
Nextimage Repro Now Supports HP PageWide XL Printers Nextimage Repro Now Supports HP PageWide XL Printers…

With the HP PageWide XL Printer driver support, Contex now supports output devices for 60+ printers. Get more details and…
Mcor ARKe Breaks New Ground in 3D Printing Mcor ARKe Breaks New Ground in 3D Printing…

Arrival of ARKe means Mcor can offer industrial-quality, full-color 3D printing on the desktop.…
3D Printing From Mcor, 3D Systems and More at CES 2016 3D Printing Goes Boom-Literally…

This Spotlight highlights advances in additive manufacturing, including how LANL is 3D printing explosives, the latest materials and 3D printers.…
 


A 3D Electronic-Printer 5000x More Conductive Than Others…

The Voxel8 3D printer and Autodesk ProjectWire bring this creation of the Lewis Lab to the forefront of multimaterial 3D…
CEEE Produced Green Heat Exchangers with Quickparts CEEE Produced Green Heat Exchangers with Quickparts…

Direct metal printing with 3D Systems' Quickparts service brings heat exchanger manufacturing down from months to weeks.…
See Who Caught Our Attention at RAPID 2016 See Who Caught Our Attention at RAPID 2016…

RAPID 2016 in Orlando, Florida this past week brought out the best and brightest in additive and subtractive manufacturing.…
Opening Thoughts on RAPID 2016 and PLM World 2016 Opening Thoughts on RAPID 2016 and PLM World 2016…

One of the key points mentioned at both conferences was additive processes will outweigh subtractive methods within the next decade.…
Traditional vs. 3D Printed Model Construction Traditional vs. 3D Printed Model Construction…

KMCA used Stratasys to build large-scale models of buildings in the CityCenterDC development project saving $12,000 and 4 weeks.…
Why You've Not Heard of the World's Leading 3D Printing Co.? Why You've Not Heard of the World's Leading 3D Printing…

XYZprinting leads worldwide shipments of 3D printers with an astonishing 31% of the global market, so why haven't you heard…
RAPID 2016 Preview -- Keynotes and More RAPID 2016 Preview -- Keynotes and More…

ConnectPress subscribers can get 10% off Rapid 2016 admission when they register for RAPID 2016. Details within.…
Selecting the Right Material for 3D Printing Selecting the Right Material for 3D Printing…

The success of a 3D printing job depends on the materials used. This article by ProtoLabs covers how to select…
On Demand Webinar on Custom Manufactured Parts in 24 Hours On Demand Webinar on Custom Manufactured Parts in 24 Hours…

Learn how lighting-controller manufacturer Marlin Controls turns fully-manufactured deliverables in 24 hours using Stratasys 3D printing.…
Who Will Win in Virtual Reality?…
Jon Peddie compares various VR headsets including Sony's HMD, HTC VIVE and Oculus Rift for virtual reality. See who he thinks will take the lead.
 
3D Printing Helps NYC Firm Inspire Discussion with Clients…
Rietveld Architects is our Innovator of the Month for April for their use of 3D printing to transform client communications and inspire discussion.
 
New Update Radically Simplifies 3D Printing for Creatives…
Designers no longer have to be technical print and materials experts thanks to this new 3D printing functionality in Photoshop CC.
 
Hewlett Packard Takes On 3D Printing…
Hewlett Packard aims to dominate the 3D printing marketplace and release a 3D printer in 2014, according to Business Insider.
 
Has 3D Printing Gone Mainstream?…
The price of 3D printers continues to fall, materials are better and it won't be long until small manufacturers are making their own parts.
 
3D Printing Update: Personal Printers, Online Services...…
Wohlers talks about personal 3D printers, 3D printing services by Shapeways and other information gathered in his annual report.