3D Printing http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8222/more en FAQs on 3D Printed Jigs & Fixtures http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/faqs-3d-printed-jigs-fixtures <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Stratasys Direct </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What are jigs and fixtures? Where are they used? What are the benefits of using 3D printing</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/faqs-3d-printed-jigs-fixtures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/faqs-3d-printed-jigs-fixtures#comments 3D Printing Design FAQs Tue, 29 Nov 2016 21:33:00 +0000 67781 at http://machinedesign.com How 3D Printing Is Changing Auto Manufacturing http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/how-3d-printing-changing-auto-manufacturing <div class="field-byline"> Jeff Kerns </div> <div class="field-deck"> 3D printing could add the performance factor necessary to meet production demands and regulations. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The movie "Back to the Future" showed us cars hovering in air in an idea of what 2015 would look like. Now in 2016, we see our cars still bound...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/how-3d-printing-changing-auto-manufacturing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/how-3d-printing-changing-auto-manufacturing#comments 3D Printing Automotive Mon, 14 Nov 2016 18:47:00 +0000 67651 at http://machinedesign.com 3D Printing Tips and Techniques: 7 Prototyping Tips http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/3d-printing-tips-and-techniques-7-prototyping-tips <div class="field-byline"> Clement Moreau, Co-Founder and CEO, Sculpteo </div> <div class="field-deck"> The founder and CEO of Sculpteo talks about closing the “prototype gap.” </div> <div class="node-body article-body">There is one challenge every hardware entrepreneur must ultimately tackle, and tackle quickly. It’s called “closing the prototype gap.” This can be...</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/3d-printing-tips-and-techniques-7-prototyping-tips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/3d-printing-tips-and-techniques-7-prototyping-tips#comments 3D Printing Mon, 14 Nov 2016 15:08:00 +0000 67631 at http://machinedesign.com GE Races Ahead on 3D Printing http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/ge-races-ahead-3d-printing <div class="node-body article-body">In recent years it has become increasingly clear that 3D printing is a key emerging tool in manufacturing—and GE has led the way.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/ge-races-ahead-3d-printing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/ge-races-ahead-3d-printing#comments 3D Printing Contributing Technical Experts Tue, 08 Nov 2016 17:46:00 +0000 67481 at http://machinedesign.com 3D Printing Drives the Automotive Industry http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/3d-printing-drives-automotive-industry <div class="node-body article-body">The unique aspects of 3D printing could inject the extra performance needed for automobiles today and beyond. </div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/3d-printing-drives-automotive-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/3d-printing-drives-automotive-industry#comments 3D Printing Automotive Guest Commentary Tue, 08 Nov 2016 16:31:00 +0000 67461 at http://machinedesign.com Getting the Most Out of Metal 3D Printing: Understanding Design and Process Controls for DMLS http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/getting-most-out-metal-3d-printing-understanding-design-and-process-controls-dmls <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Stratasys Direct </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Metal 3D printing is the ideal alternative to complex designs that</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/getting-most-out-metal-3d-printing-understanding-design-and-process-controls-dmls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/getting-most-out-metal-3d-printing-understanding-design-and-process-controls-dmls#comments 3D Printing White Papers Fri, 28 Oct 2016 22:38:00 +0000 67111 at http://machinedesign.com 3D-Printed Metamaterial Shrinks Under High Heat http://machinedesign.com/materials/3d-printed-metamaterial-shrinks-under-high-heat <div class="node-body article-body">Although it is made of two thermally expanding materials, star-shaped unit cells of the metamaterial have a mechanical design that promotes negative thermal expansion (NTE) when heat is applied. </div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/materials/3d-printed-metamaterial-shrinks-under-high-heat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/materials/3d-printed-metamaterial-shrinks-under-high-heat#comments 3D Printing Defense Materials News Thu, 27 Oct 2016 16:11:00 +0000 67151 at http://machinedesign.com Courtesy of Qiming Wang Maker Faire Comes to NYC http://machinedesign.com/news/maker-faire-comes-nyc <div class="node-body gallery-body">Once a year, Makers descend on the New York Hall of Science for this epic show-and-tell.</div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/news/maker-faire-comes-nyc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/news/maker-faire-comes-nyc#comments 3D Printing Recreation News Fri, 07 Oct 2016 20:56:00 +0000 66761 at http://machinedesign.com Additive Manufacturing Aids: Focus on Jigs and Fixtures http://machinedesign.com/webinar/additive-manufacturing-aids-focus-jigs-and-fixtures <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Stratasys </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, October 20, 2016 - <span class="date-display-start">14:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">15:30</span></span> </div> <div class="field-webinar-type"> <span>Event Type:&nbsp;</span> Live Webinar </div> <div class="field-webinar-cost"> <span>Cost:&nbsp;</span> Free </div> <div class="field-webinar-speakers"> <span>Speakers:&nbsp;</span> <table border="0" style="font-family: verdana, arial, helvetica, sans-serif;" width="350"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="font-size: 11px;" width="101"><img height="131" src="http://penton.com/webcasts/Alissa-Wild.jpg" width="115" /></td> <td class="style3" style="font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;" width="239"> <p><strong>Alissa Wild</strong>&nbsp;<br /> <em>Senior Business Development Manager&nbsp;</em><br /> <em>Stratasys</em></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body webinar-body">Manufacturing relies on tools and aids, including jigs, fixtures, templates and gauges to maintain...</div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 550pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> Display Promo Image on Page </div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/webinar/additive-manufacturing-aids-focus-jigs-and-fixtures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 3D Printing Webinars Fri, 07 Oct 2016 17:44:00 +0000 66731 at http://machinedesign.com 3D Printing Makes Its Mark and Continues to Innovate http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/3d-printing-makes-its-mark-and-continues-innovate <div class="node-body gallery-body">From parts and molds to entire cars, 3D printing still fascinates show goers. </div> <p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/3d-printing-makes-its-mark-and-continues-innovate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/3d-printing/3d-printing-makes-its-mark-and-continues-innovate#comments 3D Printing Technologies Wed, 05 Oct 2016 17:45:00 +0000 66661 at http://machinedesign.com