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Modix Releases High Capacity Griffin Ultra Extruder for More 3D Printers

Modix Releases High Capacity Griffin Ultra Extruder for More 3D Printers

Modix continues its quest to optimize large-format FFF 3D printing with their new toolhead, the Griffin Ultra.

Stratasys Launches Direct-to-Garment Fabric 3D Printing System

Stratasys Launches Direct-to-Garment Fabric 3D Printing System

Stratasys announced a new “direct to garment” solution for their fabric 3D printer, the J850.

Design of the Week: V-Spooler

Design of the Week: V-Spooler

This week’s selection is the V-Spooler by MakerWorld contributor Fyrby Additive.

Who’s The Biggest In 3D Printing, April 21, 2024

Who’s The Biggest In 3D Printing, April 21, 2024

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

Sovol Launches New SV08 3D Printer: Large Build Volume, High Speed, and Seven-Axis Motion

Sovol Launches New SV08 3D Printer: Large Build Volume, High Speed, and Seven-Axis Motion

Sovol launched what might become a very popular desktop 3D printer model: the SV08.

Rhino3D 8 Revolutionizes 3D Scanning with Innovative Shrinkwrap Function

Rhino3D 8 Revolutionizes 3D Scanning with Innovative Shrinkwrap Function

Robert McNeel & Associates has released a new version of Rhino3D, version 8.

Enhancing Design Reviews: CADChat Combines Communication and 3D Viewing

How to Optimize Shot Peening Parameters to Enhance Fatigue Performance

How to Optimize Shot Peening Parameters to Enhance Fatigue Performance

New research systematically compares effects of different shot peening parameters, including surface roughness, residual stress and strain profiles.

Hands On With The Anycubic Photon Mono M5S Pro, Part 3

Hands On With The Anycubic Photon Mono M5S Pro, Part 3

Our review of the new Photon Mono M5S resin 3D printer from Anycubic concludes with a look at software, print results and final thoughts.

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.

Yale’s Funbotics Camp: How Creality is Contributing to 3D Printing Training

Yale’s Funbotics Camp: How Creality is Contributing to 3D Printing Training

Creality recently concluded its sponsorship of Yale University's first Funbotics Camp.

Creality’s New Release: Ender-3 V3 SE – The Future of Simplified 3D Printing?

Creality’s New Release: Ender-3 V3 SE – The Future of Simplified 3D Printing?

Creality just rolled out their new Ender-3 V3 SE, promising an easier 3D printing experience for novices.

Research

How to Optimize Shot Peening Parameters to Enhance Fatigue Performance

How to Optimize Shot Peening Parameters to Enhance Fatigue Performance

New research systematically compares effects of different shot peening parameters, including surface roughness, residual stress and strain profiles.

Researchers Explore the Cost and Benefits of Manufacturing as a Service

Researchers Explore the Cost and Benefits of Manufacturing as a Service

A new paper explores the idea of Manufacturing as a Service (MaaS).

VIPS-3DP: A New 3D Printing Technique Using Vapor for Solidification

VIPS-3DP: A New 3D Printing Technique Using Vapor for Solidification

Researchers have developed a new and potentially very powerful new 3D printing process they call VIPS-3DP.

Automatic Tuning Breakthrough: The 3D Printer That Adapts to Any Filament

Automatic Tuning Breakthrough: The 3D Printer That Adapts to Any Filament

Researchers have achieved a major breakthrough: a 3D printer that automatically tunes itself.

Corporate

Who’s The Biggest In 3D Printing, April 21, 2024

Who’s The Biggest In 3D Printing, April 21, 2024

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

Who’s The Biggest In 3D Printing, April 14, 2024

Who’s The Biggest In 3D Printing, April 14, 2024

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

Stratasys’ Second ESG Report Highlights Sustainability Progress

Government Funding Fuels Advanced Construction 3D Printing in Canada

Government Funding Fuels Advanced Construction 3D Printing in Canada

There could soon be more construction 3D printing taking place in Canada.

Who’s The Biggest In 3D Printing, April 7, 2024

Who’s The Biggest In 3D Printing, April 7, 2024

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

Ideas

Understanding the Surge in Construction 3D Printing Companies

Understanding the Surge in Construction 3D Printing Companies

Each week I see a different construction 3D printing company in the news. What’s going on?

Can Additive Manufacturing Fix the Supply Chain?

Can Additive Manufacturing Fix the Supply Chain?

These four benefits of 3D printing should appeal to any engineer struggling with supply chain woes.

The Strategic Value of Material Diversity in 3D Printing

The Strategic Value of Material Diversity in 3D Printing

There’s an increasing amount of cooperation between 3D printer manufacturers and chemical companies.

Unpacking the Price Tag: Why Some 3D Printers Are More Expensive

Unpacking the Price Tag: Why Some 3D Printers Are More Expensive

I’m reading a thread on the cost of LulzBot 3D printers, and there are several interesting insights to be found.

Services

Enhancing Design Reviews: CADChat Combines Communication and 3D Viewing

Slant 3D Launches API for Direct Access to Print Farms

Slant 3D Launches API for Direct Access to Print Farms

News from Slant 3D: they’ve developed an API for developers to directly access their print farm.

Filamentive Launches UK’s First 3D Print Waste Recycling Scheme

Filamentive Launches UK’s First 3D Print Waste Recycling Scheme

Aiming to address the issue of plastic waste in the industry, starting with PLA.

Seekmake’s Unique Manufacturing Networks Approach

Seekmake’s Unique Manufacturing Networks Approach

Seekmake is one of the largest manufacturing directories.

Usage

Running Towards Innovation: Zellerfeld’s 3D Printing Fashion Statement

Running Towards Innovation: Zellerfeld’s 3D Printing Fashion Statement

Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi discuss Zellerfeld's intricate 3D printed designs.

CNSA’s Experimental 3D Printed Storage Tank Proves Successful in Lunar Mission

CNSA’s Experimental 3D Printed Storage Tank Proves Successful in Lunar Mission

There was an interesting 3D print development from the China National Space Administration (CNSA).

Axtra3D Focuses on Practical Applications with Its HPS 3D Printing Process

Axtra3D Focuses on Practical Applications with Its HPS 3D Printing Process

I had a chat with Axtra3D and learned the company has taken a step forward.

3D-Printed Valve Assemblies Now in Production for US Navy Submarines

3D-Printed Valve Assemblies Now in Production for US Navy Submarines

Fairbanks Morse Defense will produce a 70-lb copper-nickel valve assembly made with additive manufacturing in a fraction of the time compared to sand casting.