From investors including Lockheed Martin Ventures and RTX Ventures.
The approach, led by MIT, involves the 3D printing of a metallic powder strengthened with ceramic nanowire.
We spoke with the leaders of Impossible Objects and learned that they have big plans for the future.
What could be an important development in materials occurred with an announcement from Mechnano.
New research has demonstrated the feasibility of using insects as a 3D printing material.
Students at UC Berkeley have launched a large rocket containing a number of 3D printed components.
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi learn that jute is a 3D printable material.
Essentium announced today a major materials partnership with Braskem that should provide new types of 3D print materials.
Stratasys announced two new 3D printers specialized for composite materials.
A new 3D print material made from oranges has been used in an artistic project.
Fortify has begun to ship its FLUX ONE 3D printers.
RIZE is introducing a new 3D printer, developed with Sindoh, that represents an interesting professional desktop composite system.
This week’s selection is the eBook “Advanced Materials” by 3dpbm.
A manufacturing-as-a-service company has developed a way to 3D print continuous carbon fiber in a production setting.
Megan has some thoughts about the use of composite materials in 3D printing.
Royal HaskoningDHV, DSM, and CEAD have unveiled an interesting 3D printed bridge project that encompasses several aspects of Industry 4.0.
Fortify has announced a successful Series A round, raising $10 million, readying the company for growth in high-strength composite 3D printing.
What happened to Stratasys’ 3D print demonstration technologies? We examine the Continuous Build 3D Printer, the Robotic Composite and Infinite Build technologies.
Impossible Objects has been busy with growing interest in its composite based additive manufacturing (CBAM) process.
A comprehensive interactive chart of 3D printing technologies has been published.
NASA has successfully tested an unusual rocket thruster made with 3D printing and a composite overwrap.
We caught up with Fortify CEO Josh Martin for a chat about high-strength composite-based 3D printing.
Fortify and DSM are developing high-performance composite 3D printing materials for structural parts.
A company is marketing a “diamond” 3D printer filament.
Boston-based Fortify has announced a $2.5 million strategic funding round set to advance its Digital Composite Manufacturing (DCM) process for strong 3D printing.
Call us impressed. Essentium’s new HSE 180•S seems like a 3D printer utterly different from its competitors.
Royal DSM announced a new 3D printer filament that has an unusual statistic: lower carbon fiber.
I’m reading through an experiment by Instructables’ Charlie Godfrey, where he’s managed to 3D print composite materials on a desktop 3D printer.
The last time we heard of Impossible Objects, they were receiving funding in 2014. Now we’ve seen their 3D printer in person.
In the middle of Silicon Valley lies the headquarters of an advanced 3D printing company: Arevo Labs, who produce some extremely interesting materials and software.
A new sapphire-equipped 3D printer nozzle may eliminate abrasion issues, enabling the ability to 3D print very strong materials.
The scientists at Impossible Objects have developed a unique 3D printing process, and it appears the market like it: they were just awarded USD$2.8M.
Objet announced their “Polyjet Matrix technology”, which apparently enables the use of multiple materials simultaneously in a 3D printer. This is a major step, since it will permit the printing of many different kinds of objects – especially those with parts that have different physical characteristics. Most 3D printers are “additive”, meaning they simply deposit… Continue reading Composite Materials used in 3D Printer