The system has two build modes: 37.5 microns and 50 microns XY resolution; and the Z layer thickness is user selectable between 1 micron and 200 microns in 1 micron increments.
Doosan's DNM 400a offers a compact design along with a 20 station tool changer.
3DSOM Pro generates photo-realistic 3D models from images of real objects. With the 3DSOM Pro Viewer Java applet, interactive plugin-free 3D content can easily be created for websites.
Malcom Hot Air Knife Systems can fully dry metallic surfaces to prevent corrosion and prepare them for subsequent processes.
The Arcam A2 builds functional metal parts layer by layer using an electron beam to melt a metal powder to the exact geometry dictated by a 3D CAD model.
The Protomat S-Series are used for manufacturing prototype circuit boards, machining housings and front panels.
The latest optimization plug-in supports AutoCAD 2010, AutoCAD 2011, 3DS MAX 2010, and 3DS MAX2011.
EasyBlank Inventor is an add-on module for Autodesk Inventor software that is specially designed for sheet metal part designers, tool and die designers, and tool cost calculators.
PolyWorks V12 is scheduled for pre-release in April 2011, and will be demonstrated at the Control trade show held in Stuttgart, Germany, on May 3-6
Bayer MaterialScience develops photopolymer films needing no chemical or thermal treatment, enabling the mass production of 3D holograms.
Makrolon® 2258 polycarbonate is a high-flow grade with an internal mold release additive that allows it to be more easily released from the mold.
KeyShot™ is an interactive raytracing and global illumination program developed by Luxion for both PC and Mac that breaks down the complexity of creating photographic images from 3D models.
Addisil UV 60 EX elastomer is used for medical applications where lower temperatures are required during manufacturing, yet typical silicone rubber physical properties are also mandatory.
BlankWorks develops optimal blank shapes and accounts for material stretch and deformation as well as bending. It is specifically designed for estimators, engineers, account managers and tool and die designers.
960 is a clear, impact-modified styrene acrylic copolymer, and sets the bar for a new level of practical toughness without adversely affecting resin clarity.
3D PDF Converter converts native 3D CAD data to rich, interactive 3D PDF documents. There is a free 21-day trial available for download.
Private, non-commercial use of MEDUSA4 Personal is completely free of charge. Those wishing to use the software for commercial purposes can do so on a pay-per-result basis.
CAD Crowd provides a marketplace for buyers and providers of CAD services, with a new CAD library for sharing files.
The operation has proforma annual sales of approximately $24M, 130 employees and has 100,000 square feet of manufacturing space.
Event will feature demonstrations by: Artaic, Blank Label, CloudFab, Custom Made, FashionPlaytes, F.Rock, Gemvara, Loom Decor and Zyrra.
Freeform Version 12 adds over 50 new features and enhancements to the company’s proven Freeform 3D modeling platform.
SAFETY 2011 will be held June 12 – 15 at McCormick Place West in Chicago, Illinois.
UDL manufactures a wide range of quality castings in ferrous alloys for the automotive and related industries in India.
Mydea Technologies specializes in the rapid manufacture of prototype components and is a client of the UCF Business Incubation Program at Central Florida Research Park in east Orange County.
Bayer MaterialScience LLC is one of the leading producers of polymers and high-performance plastics in North America.
There are 57 tutorial videos available explaining different functionalities of SURFCAM.
Bonzai3d version 2.4 includes support for Maxwell Render, access to the Manual when shift clicking on the Menu items, better support for certain international keyboards.
Husky will become the closure industry’s only provider of complete injection molding systems, including mold, machine, hot runner, temperature controller, as well as a range of consulting and after-sales services.
Features include walk-in quick-measure, one-click CAD-measure, collision-free CAD-teach, virtual simulation, real-time verification, advanced path planning, CAD alignment, datum alignment and many more smart functions.
Advanced Laser Materials (ALM) is a provider of high performance sintering materials for prototyping and manufacturing processes.
The Micronic 82flex will be shown and demonstrated on Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at the offices of International Electronic Components in Santa Clara, California.
The Package Design and Construction Kit (PACK) is a new collection of over 200 2D and 3D presets, images and assemblies that simplify the creation of open and closed packaging containers.
FlexTab™ technology uses injection molding processes to produce unique capsule-shaped dosage forms offering a new platform for formulating pharmaceutical and consumer health products.
Using tsElements, you can import concept models and surface designs from subdivision modeling applications directly into SolidWorks.
MeshCAM offers a wide range of toolpaths including parallel roughing, contour offset roughing, parallel finishing, waterline finishing, and pencil toolpaths.
The workshop will be held in Orlando, FL on April 13th, 2011 from 2pm-8pm and cover 3D scanning, 3D printing, reverse engineering, computer aided inspection and rapid prototyping.
The unveiling of the first prototype URBEE, with its completed body, occurred at the TEDxWinnipeg event on September 15th at the Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG).
A four-axis machine, zCAT is priced at just $25,000. That includes Prrrfect’s own embedded ControlCAT metrology software and an I++ interface that will work with most metrology software.
A 7-axis laser measuring device scanned the original tailpieces. That data was then used to generate highly accurate 3D CAD models of the violin and cello tailpieces.
New features include HSM Z-Roughing strategies, additional STL geometry capabilities for rough machining and stock calculations, adaptive slicing, a new SPost interface, enhanced Mill/Turn mode, optimized toolpath verification & machine simulation and updated CAD translators.
FiberSIM was used to compress product development cycle times and reduce costs by eliminating the laborious processes for manually developing plies, creating templates, and digitizing flat patterns.
Xtl is “for repairing and editing dirty STL geometries you encounter during simulation as well as manufacturing jobs like 3D printing,”
Elecworks is used to integrate electrical schematics into SolidWorks and aids designers in associating electrical requirements with their mechanical projects.
SolidCAM opened a new office in Schramberg, Germany for the sales and support team with two training rooms, a new technology center with CNC machine tools for milling up to 5axes and mill-turn.
The conference focuses on optimizing process manufacturing including presentations in Engineering, Manufacturing, and Supply Chain operations.
The second annual National Robotics Week will be held from April 9-17 with a weeklong series of regional events and activities aimed at increasing public awareness of “robo-technology”
KeyShot is an interactive 3D rendering and global illumination program developed by Luxion for both PC and Mac that breaks down the complexity of creating photographic images from 3D models.
In order to purchase the downloadable courses, visitors will first download a guided tour to see the level of detail involved in TEDCF Publishing training courses.
Maschinenfabrik Berthold Hermle AG will be holding a in-house exhibition at their Gosheim, Germany location from April 13 to 16, 2011.
PolyWorks/Talisman is free of charge and can be downloaded from the Apple iTunes Store.
Ironwood Plastics specializes in close tolerance molding, insert molding, reel-to-reel molding, overmolding, foam in place, high-temperature materials, tooling/engineering, laser scanning and secondary operations.
Fairings are made via prototyping technologies and leading edge fashion design. Fairings cost between $4,000 and $6,000 depending on the complexity of design and finish materials chosen.
The Quickparts sample kit includes 15 samples. The kit also comes complete with an Injection Molding design guide and literature regarding Quickparts’ complete product offering.
The Precision Machining Technology Show (PMTS) will be held April 19th-21st at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Ohio.
HaasTec, scheduled for March 10 through 12, 2011, from 10 am to 4 pm daily, will include machine demos, factory tours, a catered lunch, and more.
20 SCAD industrial design students created more then 200 design concepts for Kids II toys.
Botmill offers a inexpensive 3D printer available preassembled or a DIY kit with PLA or ABS material.
Company claims initial prototype will increase the power output of solar cells by at least 300%.
Evonik’s PA 12 is the principal PA 12 raw material used by all suppliers of LS materials.
Kubotek KeyView enables you to visualize and analyze CAD models without a CAD license.
Sumitomo offers a range of all-electric, hybrid and hydraulic injection moulding machines with clamping forces ranging from 180 kN through 20,000 kN.
About 200 well-wishers comprised of customers, employees, machine tool partners, distributors, suppliers, and city, state, and federal officials, witnessed the jubilant event.
ENGEL Medical Days will be held June 15-16, 2011 at ENGEL Machinery Inc., 3740 Board Road, York, PA, 17406.
A Grand Opening event is planned for October 26th, 2011 and will run from 10:00am – 2:00pm at the Lake Forest, California facility.
BioPlastek 2011 will take place on June 27-29, 2011 at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York City. There will be over 40 presentations from the bioplastics industry.
"ExactFlat leverages the engineering and CAD data within Autodesk Inventor to automate and simplify the manual, time consuming, and costly processes for flattening 3D models into 2D flat patterns."
BRL-CAD is a Open Source combinatorial Constructive Solid Geometry (CSG) solid modeling system available for 6 operating systems.
ChiTAG brings together 20,000+ consumers, inventors, manufacturers, retailers and members of the media to play, promote and celebrate the creation of toys and games.
Carbon nanofibbers are incorporated into thermoplastics to facilitate the electrostatic dissipation.
Supported native formats include all major CAD systems; newly supported pathways include 3D PDF as well as JT and STEP with PMI.
MeshCAM V5 is the first release to include support for 64-bit CPUs, allowing MeshCAM to load extremely large files without 32-bit memory limitations.
Bumpy Photo uses 3D printing to to turn a standard 2D photo into a full-color 3D relief sculpture.
Permabond 940 is the choice product for use as an infiltrant for toughening prototypes made with 3D printing.
Prizes in five categories - Industry, Research, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs), Non-European countries and Lifetime achievement - will be presented at the award ceremony in Budapest on 19 May.
Event will feature about 800 exhibitors and 750 machines valued at Rs.1,400 crore (over $300 million) at the Bangalore International Exhibition Centre.
This mobile solution will introduce users to the NEi Nastran finite element solver used to analyze the stress of structures and mechanical components.
New Report Details Key Challenges and Opportunities for North American Manufacturers.
The PRDC, which will become an innovation center for the company, is scheduled to be operational by the second half of 2012.
The 3 combined conferences will cover geospatial, 3D scanning, & metrology topics offering a variety of sessions, training, networking, exhibits and new business opportunities.
A range of specialty adhesives designed for the manufacturing of medical devices, and an extensive product portfolio for mechanical processing, metal pretreatment and partial cleaning will be presented.
XVL Player can be downloaded for free and enables full viewing, measurement, markup, cross-section and animation playback of a 3D model in the XVL format.
InspectionXpert allows you to export dimensions from a CAD drawing to an inspection report form for quality control.
FATHOM is a new product development studio for design consulting, 3D printing, model making and rapid prototyping new products, located in Oakland's Jack London Square.
The issue features articles regarding Ethernet throughput on NXP ARM Microcontrollers, developing the next generation of human interfaces, and standardizing healthcare device connectivity.
Startl introduced two incubating programs in 2010: Design Boost, a week-long bootcamp for prototyping digital learning products, and Startup Accelerator, a three-month immersion into product design, market strategy and business development.
The WTHX represents the first time that a plastic heat exchanger has been manufactured through Stratasys' Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM®) technology.
Polycarbonate is used in prototyping applications where transparent or electrically non-conductive parts are needed, which cannot be made from sheet metal.
New film eliminates surface defects problematic with other scratch resitant films and is flexible through 180 degrees
TNG Visual Effects two new Canadian locations in Toronto and Vancouver will offer 3D scanning services for clients on location.
The new educational section on the site discusses many of the popular rapid prototyping processes that are used today, including advantages, disadvantages and relative pricing of each one.
The EPIC aluminium casting process was developed by Tritech's technical and engineering experts and provides consistent, repeatable, computer-controlled solidification of parts.
Under the agreement, ALM will act as a majority shareholder obtaining 51 percent of the Integra shares.
RMP was used to deliver a physical model useful for revealing critical design and engineering aspects that would have been undetected through historical drawings.
Genus Designer automates exploration of alternative designs, eliminates invalid designs and gives the user a set of designs that represent trade-offs.