Sheridan College FSAE Team Uses Additive Manufacturing

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Sheridan College Motorsports Formula SAE entry is taking shape. The race car was recently on display at entrance of Sheridan’s Centre for Advanced Manufacturing and Design Technologies (CAMDT)  Centre  during the recent  announcement of the $20 Million Business Innovation Access Program by the Hon. Greg Rickford, Minister of State (Science and Technology)  hosted by Sheridan. The race car […]

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Stratasys Announces Finalists for Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge!

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Canadian Entries Dominate Top 10 Finalists The 10th annual Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge, from Stratasys, has named the top 10 finalists in each of its three categories: Art & Architecture, Middle & High School Engineering and College Engineering. An additional person was named the winner for the bonus category, Extreme Sports. Design teams form Ryerson University dominate the […]

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New Multi-Coloured, Multi Material 3D Printer. Introducing Objet 500 Connex3

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Stratasys just announced a new member to the Connex family of 3D Printers. The NEW Objet 500 Connex3. The Objet 500 Connex3 utilizes the new three-material jetting technology. This technology automates the creation of complex prototypes that have diverse material properties without the need to assemble. The Objet500 Connex3 offers the most advanced material combinations […]

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New FDM Material : Nylon 12 Now available for Fortus 3D Production Systems

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FDM® Nylon 12 is the first material in Stratasys’ new family of nylon offerings, complementing the current portfolio of FDM materials and enabling new applications requiring: repetitive snap fits, high fatigue resistance, strong chemical resistance and press (friction) fit inserts. Nylon 12 is primarily used in aerospace, automotive and consumer goods industries to take on everything from […]

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New Digital ABS Material for Objet Connex 3D Printers

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  Available only on Objet Connex 3D Printers, dual-material jetting can produce inkjet photopolymers that simulate a range of durable production-grade plastics. Digital ABS and Digital ABS2 materials create realistic, precise prototypes that are also tough and heat resistant. We have added the Ivory colour option to the Digital ABS family. It is comprised of […]

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3D Printed Supermarine Spitfire : A Tribute

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  The Supermarine Spitfire is a British single-seat fighter aircraft that was used by the Royal Air Force and many other Allied countries throughout the Second World War. The Spitfire continued to be used as a front line fighter and in secondary roles into the 1950′s. It was produced in greater numbers than any other British aircraft and was the only British fighter in […]

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3D Printed Prosthetic Instruments

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Use of 3D Printed Components in the Creation of the Prosthetic Instruments Performer: Soula Trougakos Photo:© Vanessa Yaremchuk This article outlines the major uses of 3D printed components in the prosthetic instruments. A family of digital musical instruments, the prosthetic instruments were created with the intention that they would be worn by dancers as prosthetic devices in an […]

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Digital Manufacturing Summit : The Future is written in 3D.

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Wednesday April 23, York Region hosted a Digital Manufacturing Summit: The future is written in 3D – Discovering Digital Manufacturing for Prototyping and Production. Cimetrix assisted in lining up key speakers that related their experiences and shared their success stories on how 3D Printing impacted their business from a sales/marketing, design and manufacturing standpoint. I had the privilege to […]

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