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Researchers build first 3D printed superconducting cavity, post promising results

Researchers build first 3D printed superconducting cavity, post promising results
A team of researchers at the University of Melbourne has created two 3D printed superconducting aluminum microwave cavities in order to test their electrical properties. Results showed comparable superconductivity between 3D printed and non-printed …
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Wohlers Report 2016: 3D Printing Industry Surpassed $5.1 Billion

Wohlers Report 2016: 3D Printing Industry Surpassed .1 Billion
More than 278,000 desktop 3D printers (under $ 5,000) were sold worldwide last year, according to Wohlers Associates, publishers of the annual Wohlers Report. The report has a chart to illustrate and it looks like the proverbial hockey stick that you …
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PolySmooth and Polysher take the edge(s) off 3D printing

PolySmooth and Polysher take the edge(s) off 3D printing
While people are understandably pretty excited about what can be done with consumer 3D printers, one thing has to be admitted – the objects created by most of those printers tend to have a fairly rough, layered look to them. Polishing them by hand is …
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Stratasys Unveils First Artworks Designed With New Breakthrough J750 3D Printer

Stratasys Unveils First Artworks Designed With New Breakthrough J750 3D Printer
Stratasys 3D printed WOLFKIAM, designed by Nick Ervinck, created for and in collaboration with Stratasys. Produced on Stratasys' new, unique Full-color, Multi-material J750 3D Printer. Photo credit: Yoram Reshef …
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colorFabb launches industrial-grade Stacker S4 3D printer at Hannover Messe

colorFabb launches industrial-grade Stacker S4 3D printer at Hannover Messe
The Hannover Messe, the world's leading technology trade fair, opens its doors today and is doubtlessly harboring countless 3D printing innovations. Among them is the latest industrial 3D printer by colorFabb: the Stacker S4, a large and competitively …
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Sand Springs Students Use 3D Printer To Create Hand

Sand Springs Students Use 3D Printer To Create Hand
Well, they decided to take that learning to the next step and get a 3D printer involved and actually make a hand. "We got the idea to make a real hand so they can see that bio-engineering can make a difference in people's lives," Johnson said. So, they …
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Formlabs Gives Advice on How to Sell 3D Printed Jewelry

Formlabs Gives Advice on How to Sell 3D Printed Jewelry
jewel4 There are many ways that 3D printing exhibits its strength in the areas of customization, and jewelry is definitely one of them. From custom-fitting to custom-designing, jewelry pieces are very special. As 3D printing technology develops, we see …
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3D Printing: The Stories We Didn't Cover This Week — April 23

3D Printing: The Stories We Didn't Cover This Week — April 23
In this week's 3D printing news we see a partnership forged between Latvia's Mass Portal and Ohio's DesignBox3D, for the distribution of Mass Portal's high-quality 3D printers. Also, Autodesk has acquired Solid Angle, in an effort to get more into the …
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6 Fascinating Facts You Probably Didn't Know About 3D Printing

6 Fascinating Facts You Probably Didn't Know About 3D Printing
In the last several years, 3D printing has exploded onto the mainstream scene. It's gone from a technology primarily known only among techies and investors in such companies as 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) and Stratasys (NASDAQ:SSYS) to one that's making …
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