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Who’s The Biggest In 3D Printing, June 16, 2024

Who’s The Biggest In 3D Printing, June 16, 2024

Once again we take a look at the valuations of the major 3D printing companies over the past week.

Three Creality 3D Scanning Options for Father’s Day

Three Creality 3D Scanning Options for Father’s Day

It’s Father’s Day tomorrow and what might be a great gift idea? How about a 3D scanner to complement a 3D printer?

Understanding Bed Leveling in FFF 3D Printers

Understanding Bed Leveling in FFF 3D Printers

How, exactly, does “bed leveling” work on a FFF 3D printer?

Australian Defence Department Orders Experimental Metal Parts from Aurora Labs

BigRep’s ALTRA 280: A High-Temperature, Large-Format 3D Printer

BigRep’s ALTRA 280: A High-Temperature, Large-Format 3D Printer

BigRep announced a new 3D printer with a twist: it’s a high temperature model.

What is Photogrammetry?

What is Photogrammetry?

Photogrammetry was a potential game-changer, and images are of low quality.

Photocentric Unveils JENI: A High-Speed Modular Resin 3D Printing System for Production

Photocentric Unveils JENI: A High-Speed Modular Resin 3D Printing System for Production

Photocentric announced a new production resin 3D printing system called “JENI”.

Aniwaa’s Comprehensive 3D Printer Manufacturer Chart for 2024

Aniwaa’s Comprehensive 3D Printer Manufacturer Chart for 2024

Aniwaa released an updated comprehensive chart of known 3D printer manufacturers.

Engineered Living Systems: Integrating Polymers with Living Cells for Innovative 3D Printing Materials

Engineered Living Systems: Integrating Polymers with Living Cells for Innovative 3D Printing Materials

I’m reading about a new material category called “engineered living systems”, (ELiS), which involve integrating polymers with living cells.

The Role of 3D Printing in the Skyrocketing Space Market

The Role of 3D Printing in the Skyrocketing Space Market

Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi discuss how 3D printing has the ability to transform the rapidly growing space market.

Three Creality 3D Scanning Options for Father’s Day

Three Creality 3D Scanning Options for Father’s Day

It’s Father’s Day tomorrow and what might be a great gift idea? How about a 3D scanner to complement a 3D printer?

Creality Launches the HALOT-MAGE S Resin 3D Printer

Creality Launches the HALOT-MAGE S Resin 3D Printer

Creality introduced the HALOT-MAGE S resin 3D printer today.

Creality Marks a Decade in 3D Printing with Multiple New Product Launches

Creality Marks a Decade in 3D Printing with Multiple New Product Launches

Creality celebrated their tenth anniversary this week, something few desktop 3D printer manufacturers have been able to achieve.

From Hobbyist to Professional: Creality’s Ender-3 V3 Series Offers a Printer for Everyone

Creality Launches Ender-3 V3 with Innovative CoreXZ System for Enhanced Speed and Quality

Creality Launches Ender-3 V3 with Innovative CoreXZ System for Enhanced Speed and Quality

Creality introduced a new desktop 3D printer, the Ender-3 V3, which has a feature I’ve never seen before.

Anycubic’s Fan Festival with Major Discounts on 3D Printers

Anycubic’s Fan Festival with Major Discounts on 3D Printers

I’m not quite sure how we missed this, but Anycubic is currently running an enormous contest and sale on their 3D printing equipment.

From China to Maryland: Creality’s Expanding Global Engagement in 3D Printing

From China to Maryland: Creality’s Expanding Global Engagement in 3D Printing

Creality successfully hosted its second user meetup, ShareFest Maryland 2023.

Creality’s New 3D Scanner: The CR-Scan Ferret Pro

Creality’s New 3D Scanner: The CR-Scan Ferret Pro

Creality launched a new 3D scanner, the curiously named CR-Scan Ferret Pro.

Creality’s New CR-10 SE: Specs and Features Unpacked

Creality’s New CR-10 SE: Specs and Features Unpacked

Creality announced the CR-10 SE, a printer engineered for advanced users with an emphasis on achieving a superior first layer.

Research

Aniwaa’s Comprehensive 3D Printer Manufacturer Chart for 2024

Aniwaa’s Comprehensive 3D Printer Manufacturer Chart for 2024

Aniwaa released an updated comprehensive chart of known 3D printer manufacturers.

Engineered Living Systems: Integrating Polymers with Living Cells for Innovative 3D Printing Materials

Engineered Living Systems: Integrating Polymers with Living Cells for Innovative 3D Printing Materials

I’m reading about a new material category called “engineered living systems”, (ELiS), which involve integrating polymers with living cells.

#3DBenchy in Space: NASA Tests Volumetric Process in Weightless Environment

#3DBenchy in Space: NASA Tests Volumetric Process in Weightless Environment

A report describes a NASA experiment to 3D print in space using a volumetric process.

ESA’s Experiment Proves Feasibility of Metal 3D Printing in Weightless Conditions

Corporate

Who’s The Biggest In 3D Printing, June 16, 2024

Who’s The Biggest In 3D Printing, June 16, 2024

Once again we take a look at the valuations of the major 3D printing companies over the past week.

Australian Defence Department Orders Experimental Metal Parts from Aurora Labs

Huge Demand for Massivit’s New Large-Format 3D Printer

3D Systems Doubles Down on Dental Market with Comprehensive Technology Roadmap

3D Systems Doubles Down on Dental Market with Comprehensive Technology Roadmap

3D Systems last week announced a comprehensive strategy for the dental market, and the implications are interesting.

Who’s The Biggest In 3D Printing, June 9, 2024

Who’s The Biggest In 3D Printing, June 9, 2024

Once again we take a look at the valuations of the major 3D printing companies over the past week.

Ideas

Cloud Challenges: How Do You Give Away a 3D Printer These Days?

Cloud Challenges: How Do You Give Away a 3D Printer These Days?

Giving away an older 3D printer might seem to be an easy thing to do, but it increasingly is not.

Why CoreXY 3D Printers Outperform Bedslingers: A Practical Demonstration

Why CoreXY 3D Printers Outperform Bedslingers: A Practical Demonstration

I just printed an outstanding example demonstrating why CoreXY 3D printers are much more desirable.

Pricing 3D Print Jobs: Understanding Costs, Labor, and Profit Margins

Pricing 3D Print Jobs: Understanding Costs, Labor, and Profit Margins

I keep reading posts asking “how to price a 3D print job”, so let’s answer this question.

Autodesk AI Acquisition Hints at Future 3D Strategy

Autodesk AI Acquisition Hints at Future 3D Strategy

Autodesk acquired AI-powered Wonder Dynamics, suggesting they may be on the prowl for additional AI acquisitions.

Services

AI-Assisted 3D Printing: Choosing the Right Material with ChatGPT

AI-Assisted 3D Printing: Choosing the Right Material with ChatGPT

I found an interesting way to use ChatGPT to help me complete a 3D print project.

STLFLIX: Exploring the Subscription-Based 3D Model Repository

Authentise Boosts Threads with Plyable and Google Docs Integrations

Authentise Boosts Threads with Plyable and Google Docs Integrations

Authentise announced two new integrations for their “Threads” online manufacturing solution.

DyeMansion Launches Black Diamond Finishing Hub for Easy Part Dyeing and Smoothing

Usage

The Role of 3D Printing in the Skyrocketing Space Market

The Role of 3D Printing in the Skyrocketing Space Market

Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi discuss how 3D printing has the ability to transform the rapidly growing space market.

Chinese Drone Tariff Planning and the Role of 3D Printing in U.S. Security

Chinese Drone Tariff Planning and the Role of 3D Printing in U.S. Security

Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi explore how 3D printing is transforming drone manufacturing and how Chinese drone tariff planning is influencing the global drone industry.

Cricket and 3D Printing: A Game-Changing Partnership

Cricket and 3D Printing: A Game-Changing Partnership

Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi discuss how 3D printing technology can revolutionize cricket equipment by enhancing performance, safety and customization in the sport.

Wegovy Profits Fuel Novo Holdings’ Ambitious 3D Bioprinting Ventures

Wegovy Profits Fuel Novo Holdings’ Ambitious 3D Bioprinting Ventures

Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi discuss how Novo Holdings is channeling the massive success of weight loss drug Wegovy into strategic investments in 3D bioprinting.