SLM Solutions breaks record with €48 million metal 3D printer deal

In a record breaking deal, German metal additive manufacturing company SLM Solutions has secured a major order of 70 SLM280 metal 3D printers from an unnamed customer in Asia. The order makes it the second time this year that SLM Solutions has broken its record for the largest contract in the compan...

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Posted on Oct 19, 2017

Relativity Space planning to use Stargate 3D printer to make rockets on Mars

Based in Los Angeles, Relativity Space is developing a new 3D printer for, “scaling and sustaining an interplanetary society”. Since founding in 2015, Relativity Space has received $ 10 million in funding – with backers including Mark Cuban and Y Combinator. The company promises that 3D pr...

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Posted on Oct 18, 2017

Recycling yogurt pots to make 3D printer filament with Refil

Refil, a Netherlands based startup founded by alumni from the Delft University of Technology and members of the Better Future Factory design studio, has launched its latest PLA filament, made from fully recycled yogurt pots. The new PLA 3D printing material has the same qualities as newly manufactur...

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Posted on Oct 17, 2017

HP’s metal 3D printer is probably a MIM based metal additive manufacturing method

HP Inc. (NYSE:HPQ) first publicly revealed plans to embark on metal 3D printing at last week’s Security Analyst Meeting. While details given at the event were sparse, 3D Printing Industry has exclusive insights into the technology under development and the team involved – ahead of offic...

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Posted on Oct 16, 2017

Want to win a BCN3D Sigma R17 3D printer? Enter this TinkerCAD competition.

BCN3D are the makers of one the year’s most in demand 3D printers. A new 3D design competition from Autodesk and file-sharing platform MyMiniFactory, invites the 3D printing community to win a 3D printer. MyMinifactory and Autodesk Tinkercad along with BCN3D are giving away a Sigma R17 for a Hallo...

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Posted on Oct 14, 2017