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3D Printing Trade Association – Thoughts On The Corona Virus

“We should’ve done more 3D printing” is the voice of many a CEO, or at least thoughts. Imagine not having a disputed supply chain, less bodies to worry about, less chance of sickness, and a 24/7 workforce that doesn’t have

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3D Printing Trade Show – Rapid Coming to California April 20

At RAPID + TCT 2020, you’ll see the latest applications, materials, hardware, and software from over 400 exhibitors. Explore the newest technologies in 3D printing, 3D scanning, additive manufacturing, CAD/CAE, metrology & inspection, and more. Find solutions to your toughest

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3D Printing Trade Association – Bioprinting Being Used For Tumor Research

A joint team of researchers from Rensselaer, Northwestern University and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai has developed a methodology that could improve the treatment of aggressive glioblastoma brain tumors. The process, which combines medical imaging and bioprinting

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3D Printing Trade Association – What Is The Future Of 3D Printing?

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What is the future? No one really knows, but Greg Paulsen of Xometry certainly has some thoughts on it! For more of Greg and Xometry’s capabilities, reach them at Xometry.com

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3D Printing Trade Association – Consumer Trends In 3D Printing

Consumer-oriented FDM printers are dropping in price and are becoming more affordable. It’s no longer necessary to spend thousands of dollars to buy a 3D printer for the home. In fact, there are a number of printers that cost under

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3D Printing Trade Association – 3D Printing Trends For 2019, 2020

Out Friends from Deloitte speak about eat 3D printing resurgence and trends going forward. Like many new technologies, 3D printing was overhyped to an extent in its early days. By 2014, the industry (including but not limited to large public

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3D Printing Trade Association – 3D Printing Being Used To Change Neighborhoods!

Pittsburgh’s newest neigborhood, dubbed Neighborhood 91, promises to be the hub for modern manufacturing technologies. It will connect all components of the 3D Printing supply chain into one ecosystem. Construction for is set to begin in 2020. The neighborhood will

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3D Printing News – Medical Device Manufacturer Saves Money With Metal 3D Printing

Surgical tool manufacturer Shukla Medical is saving $120,000 per year after harnessing medical 3D printing systems to prototype surgical instruments. The company, a subsidiary of aerospace manufacturer S.S. White Technologies, supplies orthopaedic surgeons across the United States. It has traditionally

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3D Printing News – Military Leads The Way For 3D Printing In France

The French armed forces have been employing 3D printing to produce spare parts for far-off bases in highly remote regions such as Mali. It can be almost impossible to procure supplies and equipment on the field…and therefore the military contracted

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3D Printing Trade Association – 10 Surprises 3D Printing Applications!

Prosthetics, Skin, Homes, Organs. The list goes on and on. In home construction, for example,3D printing is being used to make the world a better place is by reducing the cost of home construction enough to make new houses accessible

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