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MIT’s new 3-D printed shape-shifting soft robots crawl, jump, grab

MIT engineers have created soft, 3-D-printed structures whose movements can be controlled with a wave of a magnet, much like marionettes without the strings. The menagerie of structures that can be magnetically manipulated includes a...

3D Printing Problem Solving at Small Medical Startup Firm

Alex Berry and his team at Sutrue Ltd. (Colchester, England) exploited the benefits of 3D printing prototypes when developing two new automated suturing devices. They also coined a phrase to describe their prototyping technique. “We’ve...

Manufacturers of hydraulic power units are discovering 3D metal printing

Transmitting high power from a small lightweight package is one of the chief benefits of hydraulics. And there aren’t many applications where this is more important than with equipment that must be carried manually....

New Arburg Freeformer 300-3X system for industrial additive manufacturing

Groundbreaking world premieres and records at Formnext 2018 Three Freeformer exhibits were on show at Arburg‘s Formnext 2018 booth, along with more examples of functional parts made using the Arburg Plastic Freeforming (APF) process...

3D printing company sets up US headquarters in El Paso

The University of Texas at El Paso will serve as the North American base of operations for Aconity3D, one of the world's emerging technology leaders in the production of 3D printing equipment, under a...
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Six-axis robot arm to create new 3D printed textures and patterns

Researchers from the University of West England’s Centre for Fine Print Research (CFPR), located in Bristol, UK, are working with a six-axis Mitsubishi Electric MELFA RV-Series articulated arm industrial robot to create a novel...

It May Soon Be Easy And Practical To Use Metals With 3D Printing

In the last several years, 3D printing with plastics has advanced rapidly. Now, a team of researchers has shown that it may soon be as easy and practical to use metals with 3D printing. Led...

3DGence F340, a PEEK 3D printing workhorse

The 3DGence INDUSTRY F340 is a dual nozzle industrial 3D printer suitable for working with a range of functional materials including the high-grade thermoplastic PEEK. 3D Printing Industry recently visited Poland to test the 3DGence...
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Concrete 3D Printing Technology at CERL Prints Barracks

I was recently invited to the US Army’s Engineer Research and Development Center’s (ERDC) Construction Engineering Research Laboratory (CERL) in Illinois to see a live demonstration of its Automated Construction of Expeditionary Structures (ACES)...

Stanford University Creates Better Cardiac Catheter Devices with 3D Printing

Stanford medical student Kevin Cyr is part of a team of researchers using 3D printing to build custom cardiac surgical devices. Second-year medical student Kevin Cyr is part of a team of Stanford researchers investigating...
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