Tag Archives: 3d printers

Global 3D Scanners Giving a Huge Blow to the Consumer Market

3D scanner is an instrument which examines the real objects and environment, to collect data based on shape, geometry, and appearance. The collected data is then used to construct digital 3D replicas. 3D scanners are classified into two groups’ viz., non-contact scanning and contact scanning. Let’s see what has happened earlier in the 3D Printing world.   Twindom launched an ... Read More »

3D Printing Market worth 8.41 Billion USD by 2020

MarketsandMarkets claimed that the 3D Printing Market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 23% from 2013 to 2020, and reach $8.41 billion in 2020 in its new market research report “3D Printing Market by Technology (SLA, SLS, EBM, FDM, EBM, LOM, 3DP), Materials (Polymers, Metal), Application (Aerospace, Automotive, Consumer, Healthcare, Government & Defense) & Geography (Americas, Europe, APAC & ROW) ... Read More »

HP enters 3D Printing Market by 2014

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Hewlett-Packard Development Co CEO Meg Whitman said in the Canalys Channels Forum in Bangkok that the company will enter the 3D printing market by 2014. “We are excited about 3D printing and want to lead this businesses as 3D printing now is in its infancy” Whitman said. “It is a big opportunity and we are all over it and we will have ... Read More »

LGS appointed authorised channel partner for 3D print manufacturer 3D Systems

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London LGS has announced their appointment as an authorised channel partner, which is part of LGS newly-expanded commercial strategy that includes a dedicated 3D printing division, for the CubeX and ProJet x60 series of 3D printers by leading manufacturer 3D Systems.   LGS Managing Director Chris Friend says: As the technology improves and becomes more affordable, were seeing increasing interest from our ... Read More »

UK Government invests half a million pounds in 3D printing lessons

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The government has announced plans to invest £500,000 in order to help schools harness 3D printers in the teaching of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) skills. This action comes after a successful trial in which 21 schools were given financial support to buy 3D printers. The government now intends to make £500,000 available. It means that almost 60 schools can ... Read More »

MakerBot Announces Shipment of First MakerBot Digitizer Desktop 3D Scanners

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MakerBot starts shipping MakerBot® Digitizer™ Desktop 3D Scanner to customers, who were the first to pre-order it, this week. Basically, the MakerBot Digitizer quickly turns the things into 3D models then you can edit, improve, share and 3D print. The MakerBot Digitizer will also be available for purchase at the MakerBot Retail Store in New York City, located at 298 Mulberry Street, ... Read More »

Airwolf 3D Partners with MatterHackers to Bring Fully-supported 3D Printing Software to Customers

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Airwolf 3D, designs and manufactures desktop 3D printers, today announced a new partnership with MatterHackers, Inc. that will see customers of Airwolf 3D’s printers, provided with a free, fully-supported, version of MatterControl Pro. In addition to providing an all-in-one 3D printing interface, MatterControl Pro is the first and only desktop 3D printing software to come with full phone and email support.   “Desktop 3D printers ... Read More »

Airwolf 3D Printers Are Making Waves in SoCal

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Airwolf 3D printers are rapidly populating schools, engineering firms, and governmental agencies in all corners of the world. Renowned for their clean professional design and unfailing performance, the printers are positioning SoCal at the leading edge of a new technology. In order to meet increasing demand for its products such as AW3D XL and AW3D v5,  Airwolf 3D recently moved to a 5,200 square-foot building in ... Read More »

Latest 3D Printing Innovations on Display at WESTEC

  WESTEC, the premier West Coast manufacturing event, will feature a series of additive manufacturing resources for manufacturers. This will include an Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing Resource Center, Additive Panel Discussion, and an Additive Manufacturing Certificate Program.   “Additive manufacturing and 3D printing is an enabling technology for manufacturers,” said Todd Grimm, president of T.A Grimm & Associates and recognized as ... Read More »

Robohand Uses 3D Printing to Replace Lost Digits

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Richard Van As, a South African carpenter, lost four fingers to a circular saw two years ago       He was unable to afford the tens of thousands of dollars to get a myoelectric hand, which detects a muscle’s electric impulses to activate an artificial limb.     “After my accident, I was in pain, but wouldn’t take painkillers. I ... Read More »