Freshmade 3D bowl a strike with tough new AMClad 3D printing material

Freshmade 3D, a digital manufacturing startup based in Youngstown, Ohio, has released a new powder-based isotropic engineered sand composite material that can be 3D printed into strong solid objects with a smooth finish. The AmClad material has a tensile strength of 5,070 psi and a compression of 1...

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Posted on Oct 4, 2017

Lawrence Livermore demo first 4D printed silicone form fitting material

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) has revealed more details about its 4D printed silicone material. When squashed down to a fraction of its size, the polymer is capable of regaining its original shape, giving it properties suitable for form-fitting cushioning like that found in clothes, ...

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Posted on Sep 14, 2017

Virginia Tech 3D print the unprintable in Kapton material study

Gelatinous, 3D printed honeycombs and rooks are more resilient than they appear in recent materials research from Virginia Tech. The project has 3D printed, “the highest temperature polymer that has ever been printed before.” The complex 3D geometries are made from Kapton, a material als...

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Posted on Aug 29, 2017

Lessons learned making premium 3D printer material at A1 Filament

As previously reported on 3D Printing Industry, A1 Filament has launched a Kickstarter to provide premium feedstock for FDM/FFF 3D printers around the globe. Material … 3D Printing Industry admin...

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Posted on Jul 14, 2017

FDA clears EnvisionTEC dental material for 3D printing

EnvisonTEC has announced their E-Denture material for 3D printing lifelike dentures is now FDA approved. E-Denture will be available on a limited basis in the … 3D Printing Industry admin...

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Posted on Jul 3, 2017

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