Tag: 3D Systems

3D Printing News Briefs: November 17, 2018

Continuing with the week’s second edition of 3D Printing News Briefs, or rather formnext 2018 News Briefs, we’ve got more announcements coming from the huge trade fair, which just ended today in Frankfurt. 3D Systems introduced two new 3D printers and a new material, while Solvay showcased its two new medical grade filaments. ViscoTec revealed... Read More »

3D Systems launches two new DMP metal 3D printers and Customer Innovation Center

Leading 3D printer manufacturer 3D Systems has announced the latest additions to its DMP metal 3D printing platform – the DMP Flex 350 and DMP Factory 350 3D printers. Furthermore, the company has introduced a new aluminum alloy material, LaserForm AISiMg0.6(A), and established a new Customer Innovation Center (CIC) in Germany for plastics in additive manufacturing. Vyomesh... Read More »

3D Systems Gentle Giant Studio launches mobile 3D scanning units for the entertainment industry

3D Systems’ photogrammetry division Gentle Giant Studios, has launched two mobile studios to expand 3D scanning services for the entertainment industry. The two studios, Juggernaut I and Juggernaut II, are designed to deliver enhanced scanning services with quality 96% faster than traditional means. “We have always believed the root of modern innovation lies in providing... Read More »

3MF 3D printing file format adopted by Autodesk, HP, Microsoft, Siemens, and 13 others

The 3D Manufacturing Format (3MF), a Joint Development Foundation project established to develop an advanced 3D printing file format, has announced that 17 companies have adopted its 3MF platform to create 32 products. “Wide adoption of 3MF is occurring because 3MF is a modern 3D printing file format designed with manufacturing in mind. For additive... Read More »

Formnext 2018 3D printing preview and exclusive exhibitor comment

It is now only five days until Frankfurt Messe opens its doors to the biggest additive manufacturing show in Europe, and the press releases for Formnext 2018 are still coming in thick and fast. While many upcoming releases will remain under embargo until next week (stay tuned) 3D Printing Industry has collated all of this week’s... Read More »

ACS Custom doubles production efficiency with 3D Systems Figure 4 Standalone 3D printer

ACS Custom, a UK-based customized ear protection and in-ear devices producer, has reported its productivity following the acquisition of two Figure 4 Standalone 3D printers from 3D Systems. According to ACS, the acquisition has resulted in an 80% reduction of associated labor costs and a 50% decrease in materials consumption. Reportedly, the Figure 4 Standalones, released... Read More »

NCMS and ARL open AMMP, attain $15m boost for additive manufacturing in defense

Today the U.S. National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS) opens its new Advanced Manufacturing, Materials, and Processes (AMMP) Center and Consortium in Aberdeen, Maryland. A collaboration between NCMS and the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL), the AMMP Center is a new major additive manufacturing initiative for the U.S. defense industry, funded with $15 million in support... Read More »

3D Systems partners with Amann Girrbach for faster dental device production

3D Systems has announced that Amann Girrbach, an Austrian dental technologies company, will be utilizing its award-winning NextDent 5100 3D printer to optimize dental device production. As a result, Ceramill, Amann Girrbach’s suite of CAD/CAM software, has been integrated into 3D Systems’ 3D Sprint software for use in the NextDent 5100. This will better equip dental... Read More »

3D Systems releases ProJet MJP 2500 IC 3D printer for investment casting

3D Systems has released the ProJet MJP 2500 IC, a wax 3D printer for investment casting (IC). An ideal choice for customized metal parts, and low volume production, the system takes only a fraction of time and cost to produce 100% wax patterns, compared to traditional methods. Mike Stanicek, Vice President of Product Management at... Read More »

3D Systems Releases the ProJet MJP 2500 IC RealWax for Investment Casting

3D Systems today announced the release of the ProJet MJP 2500 IC RealWax. This 3D printer is a digital foundry solution which lets existing investment casting operators switch to 3D printing for their patterns using MJP 3D printing. 3D Systems has implemented an entire investment casting solution along with the system including materials, machines, and... Read More »

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