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Rapidly growing range of 3D printing materials

Dr. Rainer Leo Meisel is Senior Manager for Applied Technology Metal Powders at H.C. Starck Surface Technology and Ceramic Powders GmbH in Laufenberg, Germany. He recently talked about high market dynamics and the rapidly growing range of 3D printing materials.
Printed airplane parts, from left to right: turbine – part of a wing – topologically optimized holding bracket in a frame structure of an airplane

Work Group Additive Manufacturing in Aerospace strives for international standards

For the latest issue of 3D fab+print magazine Gillian Kersley and Jolanda Heunen interviewed Mr Stefan Ritt, VP Global Marketing and Communications at SLM Solutions GmbH in Lübeck, Germany. Mr Ritt is also Chairman of the Work Group ‘Additive Manufacturing in Aerospace’.
DWF Germany address 3D printing and law

DWF Germany address 3D printing and law

Ever since the very first edition of 3D fab+print magazine back in September 2015, law firm DWF Germany have been contributing articles about 3D printing and law.
Photo: Messe Düsseldorf, Constanze Tillmann

3D printing opportunities for retail

Companies in the retail industry can integrate 3D printing into their business model in several ways and for retail companies unleashing their imagination can create many desirable opportunities.
trinckle print service setting order specs

trinckle and Conrad Electronic partner and bring industrial 3D printing to...

3D printing is poised to fundamentally change manufacturing across all industries; the technology will serve as the basis for countless innovations in product development and production. Conrad Electronic and trinckle 3D GmbH have partnered to harness the unparalleled potential of 3D printing for their customers.
RVS 316 heat-exchanger which has been 3D printed - Photo: EOS

Production of metal components using additive manufacturing

The emerging opportunity for ‘reshoring’ products in the West is given further impetus by the increasing use of 3D printing, says Ko Buijs from Innomet.
3D printing inspiration by Materialise

3D printing inspiration by Materialise

Thank you Materialise for a small gift containing great coffee and beautiful images that have a little 3D printing story on the backside
Pieter Hermans opening the 3D Printing Electronics Conference

3D Printing Electronics Conference

On January 24th the 3D Printing Electronics (3DPE) Conference was organised by Jakajima at the High Tech Campus in Eindhoven, The Netherlands.
Marco Müller-ter Jung, Certified Attorney in Information Technology, Partner, DWF Germany

Forum on 3D printing and law

Law firm DWF Germany not only write articles about the need for awareness of legal requirements when using 3D printing technology, but also organise a forum on 3D printing and law every year in Cologne, Germany
Kick-start 3D fab+print Russia at interplastica Moscow

Kick-start 3D fab+print Russia at interplastica Moscow

On the first day of 3D fab+print Russia at interplastica in Moscow it was already very busy and the second day just experienced a kick-start.
Itamar Yona, CEO & Founder Aviv3D

3D Printing and the Internet of Things (IoT)

In the product development process – such as IoT solutions – prototypes are required in order to evaluate the product. 3D printing is one of the best tools in our tool box for the purpose of creating a prototype.
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How 3D printing affects baking (and other forms of manufacturing)

If you aren’t familiar with the matter of additive manufacturing (also referred to as 3D printing, or direct digital manufacturing), read on to learn the basic principle of 3D printing in an appetizing way.
3D Printing Patents Are Expiring: What Does it Mean?

3D printing patents are expiring: what does it mean?

3D printing has been around for about 30 years, which means that some of the earliest patents in this space are fond memories. From 2002 to 2016, about 225 3D printing patents expired. More 3D printing patents will expire in 2017.

Size does matter

Massivit 3D Printing Technologies Ltd. offer a 3D printing technology that allows fast life-size 3D printing of light-weight sculptures.
Advantages of 3D printing and 3D scanning for industry

Advantages of 3D printing and 3D scanning for industry

Using 3D printing and 3D scanning techniques can offer several advantages for industry. Of course advantages may vary per industry or even per company, but just to highlight the possibilities, here’s a brief overview of why 3D printing deserves to be embraced by industry.