Prusa Research just concluded a design contest and there’s a surprising outcome.
3D in Auto Repair Task Force issues final report on the promises and challenges of 3D-printed replacement parts.
Markforged announced an unusual new service called “Digital Source”.
SPEE3D has demonstrated their AM capability in war — almost.
Essentium launched a 3D printed parts-on-demand service.
Photocentric is exploring what is probably a new niche in 3D printing: large part production with resin equipment.
voxeljet announced a new on demand 3D print service able to produce flexible parts in TPU.
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi look at the potential for use of 3D printing to produce hearing aids on demand.
I’ve been wondering about the actual logistics of using 3D printing in military settings, and its a bit more gray than black and white.
IKEA has quietly introduced a pair of 3D printed designs in their online store.
Additive manufacturing start-up, Replique, recently announced that it is partnering with German home appliance manufacturer Miele.
3D Systems announced a massive divestiture of their worldwide 3D print service business.
RIZE announced a partnership to produce full color 3D printed anime toys.
I’m reading a fascinating piece on how supply chains are evolving towards a new world of 3D printing.
I’m reading a fascinating story about how a small motorsport company is using 3D printing in a very different way.
British Airways unexpectedly published a list of possible 3D printing applications for their future. We took a look at what it means.
It’s now possible to 3D print spare parts on demand for aircraft in flight using blockchain technology.
The vision of a digital inventory with on-demand 3D printing is becoming a reality, with several companies entering an early adopter program.
Stratasys is working on a fascinating transition to a digital inventory provider. See their experiments with rail car suppliers to understand how it works.
3D printing is part of a growing on-demand manufacturing ecosystem that is in turn set to become part of the even larger eCommerce industry as Xometry and Alibaba.com announce a partnership.
3D printing tooling is something for beer company Heineken to toast.
Xometry has announced $50 million in equity funding.
Dutch 3D printer material mastermind colorFabb has introduced something quite revolutionary: color on demand.
3D printing enables many new business models, one of which is on-demand spare parts.
Startup company Ivaldi Group announced a partnership with a new, large client that could prove their 3D printing concept works.
I’m always interested to see new applications of 3D printing, and have one that may not have been implemented yet.