New Castalite 3D printing resin from Tethon3D can cast and shape molten metal

Tethon3D, a manufacturer of ceramic powders and photocurable materials has launched its new Castalite Investment Casting resin for SLA and DLP 3D printing. Castalite, like other resins, has applications in advanced manufacturing, jewellery and engineering. However, thanks to its physical qualities, ...

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Posted on Jan 16, 2018

Harvard solves nature’s composite materials puzzle with rotational 3D printing

Composite materials, found naturally in teeth and shells, or synthetically as reinforced concrete, car tires and plywood, rely on the arrangement of fibers to create superior strength. In man-made objects however, the challenge is still replicating nature’s way of doing things. With rotational...

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Posted on Jan 16, 2018

TU Delft’s 3D printed metamaterial hip puts a spring in the step

Metamaterials are materials engineered with properties that allow them to behave outside, or “beyond”, their nature. They come in many different forms with varying capabilities, including electric and sonic manipulation, or the way they deform under pressure, i.e. auxetic metamaterials. ...

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Posted on Jan 15, 2018

Danish Technological Institute to open $14.5 million 3D printing facility

The Danish Technological Institute (DTI), an independent not-for-profit R&D institution headquartered in Taastrup, is to open a new 88 million krone ($ 14.5 million) 3D printing center. The new “AM-LINE Center” (named after its “AM-Line 4.0” parent project) will feature manuf...

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Posted on Jan 15, 2018

Polymaker launches Warp-Free nylon 3D printer filaments

3D printer materials company Polymaker has launched PolyMide CoPA, a series of nylon (polyamide)-based 3D printer filaments that are optimized for engineering applications with “Warp-Free” technology. PolyMide CoPA is the latest material from award winning 3D printing filament supplier Polymaker...

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Posted on Jan 15, 2018

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