3D Systems Announces Figure 4 Machine & 3DXpert at IMTS 3D Systems Announces Figure 4 Machine & 3DXpert at IMTS…

3D Systems introduced a new SLA system for manufacturing plastic 3D parts, 3DXpert software for Direct Metal Printing, and partnership…
Stratasys Introduces New 3D Printers for Aero and Auto…

The Stratasys Infinite-Build 3D Demonstrator for lightweight plastic parts and the Robotic Composite 3D Demonstrator were previewed at IMTS.…
GE Drops Plans to Acquire SLM Solutions GE Drops Plans to Acquire SLM Solutions…

Plans are still on for the acquisition of Arcam announced in September, but plans to acquire German 3D printer maker…
Introducing the Rize One 3D Printer and Team…

Rize Inc. developed a zero post-processing 3D printer, led by former members of Objet, Z Corp. and architect of Pro/E…
 

Zero-post Processing with Rize's APD Technology
Zero-post Processing with Rize's APD Technology…

This paper will define Rize's one-of-a-kind Augmented Polymer Deposition (APD), how it works and describe the advantages of the technology.…
 
Rize One 3D Printer Speeds Part Turnaround 20% Rize One 3D Printer Speeds Part Turnaround 20%…

A global consumer packaged goods manufacturer compared the part turnaround speed and costs of their Stratasys Fortus and Rize One…
 
Help with Photo Matching
bs_dk asked: "I need help in photo matching. I can't seem to get it to match. I haven't done this…
 
How to apply a surface to grid scale factor adjustment?
John Summers asked: "How to apply a surface to grid scale factor adjustment?" Bob Rayner replied: I would request the surveyor…
 
Convert to Planar Polygons
Mary B asked, "I have non-planar polygons and I want to convert them to planar. Is there a way to…
 
Please inform more about CONNECTservices
Our company is using MicroStation to mold our products, so far so good. We would like to consider to use…
 
 
MicroStation CONNECT Edition Resource Center
 
 
 
Exporting STL Files from MicroStation…
Learn how to use the Export STL File Dialog in MicroStation and several other helpful tools for preparing parts for…
 
Free EnvisionCAD Order Shapes Macro…
The Order Shapes application will be a welcome addition for any Print Organizer or IPlot Organizer user. Free download until…
 
Here's How to Plot a 3D Reference as a 3D…
If you want to impress your co-workers and superiors, then provide them with a 3D PDF that really shows your…
 
Learn How to Create a Fly-through Animation…
Finishing off the four-part beginner animation tutorials, this video shows easy steps on how to create a fly-through animation for…
 
Announcing the LulzBot TAZ 6 3D Printer! Announcing the LulzBot TAZ 6 3D Printer!…

The newest release from Aleph Objects, the Taz6, was one of our editor picks at RAPID this year.…
 
Stratasys Announced Material with Aero Traceability Stratasys Announced Material with Aero Traceability…

Stratasys'new ULTEM 9085 filaments are produced for full traceability too meet the strict compliances associated with aerospace requirements.…
 
Shapeways Installs First HP 3D Printing System Shapeways Installs First HP 3D Printing System…

Through a partnership with HP Shapeways will print parts for customers on the new HP Multi Jet Fusion 3D printer…
 
 
HP's First Commercial 3D Printers on Display at Rapid 2016…

HP is taking orders for the HP Jet Fusion 3D 4200, shipping in 2016, and the HP Jet Fusion 3D…
Additive Manufacturing Industry Reaches $5.1 Billion Additive Manufacturing Industry Reaches $5.1 Billion…

Wohlers Report 2016 reveals growth continues in many segments, particularly in metal AM and the desktop 3D printer segments.…
Canon Repositions Strategy for Large Format Printer Canon Repositions Strategy for Large Format Printer…

AEC firms, who in the past may have considered large format printing too expensive, can access the Oce ColorWave 500…
Nextimage Repro Now Supports HP PageWide XL Printers Nextimage Repro Now Supports HP PageWide XL Printers…

With the HP PageWide XL Printer driver support, Contex now supports output devices for 60+ printers. Get more details and…
Mcor ARKe Breaks New Ground in 3D Printing Mcor ARKe Breaks New Ground in 3D Printing…

Arrival of ARKe means Mcor can offer industrial-quality, full-color 3D printing on the desktop.…
EnvisionTEC's New 3D Printers Unveiled at CES EnvisionTEC's New 3D Printers Unveiled at CES…

At CES 2016 in Las Vegas, EnvisionTEC lifted the curtain on its Vector 3SP and Micro Plus 3D printers.…
Tough New Large-Format MFPs From HP Tough New Large-Format MFPs From HP…

Hewlett-Packard targets mobile AEC, CAD professionals with new lineup of tough, large-format, multi-function printers like the HP DesignJet T830.…
Selecting the Right Material for 3D Printing 3D Printing: The Impact of Post-Processing…

Industry expert, Todd Grimm, interviewed six global manufacturers to learn the impact of post-processing on time, cost, quality, and more.…
 
The Current State of 3D Printing and Its Future Value The Current State of 3D Printing and Its Future Value…

This paper looks at how automotive, aerospace and AEC industries are utilizing 3D printing, along with ConnectPress member results from…
Part Quality, Print Speed & Simplicity Matter in 3D Printing Part Quality, Print Speed & Simplicity Matter in 3D Printing…

Watch this webinar to learn why three buying criteria are critical considerations when evaluating a professional 3D printer for concept…
The MakerBot Replicator 2 Helps Kisi Open Doors The MakerBot Replicator 2 Helps Kisi Open Doors…

The MakerBot Replicator ensures that Kisi never has to compromise time or money on their prototypes.…
3D Printing Goes Boom-Literally 3D Printing Goes Boom-Literally…

This Spotlight highlights advances in additive manufacturing, including how LANL is 3D printing explosives, the latest materials and 3D printers.…


A 3D Electronic-Printer 5000x More Conductive Than Others…

The Voxel8 3D printer and Autodesk ProjectWire bring this creation of the Lewis Lab to the forefront of multimaterial 3D…
CEEE Produced Green Heat Exchangers with Quickparts CEEE Produced Green Heat Exchangers with Quickparts…

Direct metal printing with 3D Systems' Quickparts service brings heat exchanger manufacturing down from months to weeks.…
See Who Caught Our Attention at RAPID 2016 See Who Caught Our Attention at RAPID 2016…

RAPID 2016 in Orlando, Florida this past week brought out the best and brightest in additive and subtractive manufacturing.…
Opening Thoughts on RAPID 2016 and PLM World 2016 Opening Thoughts on RAPID 2016 and PLM World 2016…

One of the key points mentioned at both conferences was additive processes will outweigh subtractive methods within the next decade.…
Traditional vs. 3D Printed Model Construction Traditional vs. 3D Printed Model Construction…

KMCA used Stratasys to build large-scale models of buildings in the CityCenterDC development project saving $12,000 and 4 weeks.…
Who Will Win in Virtual Reality?…
Jon Peddie compares various VR headsets including Sony's HMD, HTC VIVE and Oculus Rift for virtual reality. See who he thinks will take the lead.
 
3D Printing Helps NYC Firm Inspire Discussion with Clients…
Rietveld Architects is our Innovator of the Month for April for their use of 3D printing to transform client communications and inspire discussion.
 
New Update Radically Simplifies 3D Printing for Creatives…
Designers no longer have to be technical print and materials experts thanks to this new 3D printing functionality in Photoshop CC.
 
Hewlett Packard Takes On 3D Printing…
Hewlett Packard aims to dominate the 3D printing marketplace and release a 3D printer in 2014, according to Business Insider.
 
Has 3D Printing Gone Mainstream?…
The price of 3D printers continues to fall, materials are better and it won't be long until small manufacturers are making their own parts.
 
Universe Architecture to Construct First 3D Printed House…
3D printing is taken to another level as Universe Architecture collaborates to 3D print and construct the Landscape House.