Cimetrix Sponsorship Helps QSET Go Further

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The use of 3D printing continues to grow within the realm of Canadian academia, becoming much more than simply being an educational tool within the classroom; these technologies are proving to be a valuable resource to students in a variety of disciplines and environments beyond classes and seminars. In addition to proving to be a […]

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Additive Manufacturing : Career Development for Engineers

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The “FutureME Career Development Video Series, by ASME, cover technical and career development topics which give Early Career engineers the opportunity to learn from featured experts and professionals while exploring relevant technical concepts, industry trends and workplace development issues. This online series also provides insight into career path guidance, network building, and steps in career […]

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Optimizing Part Quality on Stratasys Production Series 3D Printers

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When using Stratasys’ Production Series systems, which employ Fused Deposition Modelling (FDM) technology, there are multiple paramaters that can be modified in order to improve part quality. This week we will focus on two easy methods that prevent part distortion, for both smaler and larger builds, to improve the quality of parts that come off […]

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Joe Gibbs Racing Debuts Stratasys 3D Printing in NASCAR

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Stratasys 3D Printing made its NASCAR Nationwide Series debut at the beginning of August, sponsoring the No. 11 Toyota Camry, driven by Elliott Sadler of the Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) team, at the U.S. Cellular 250. JGR has incorporated Stratasys’ FDM 3D printing technology into their race program for more than a decade, giving them […]

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14 Foot Creature Roars to Life with 3D Printing

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What do you get when you combine the design genius of the Stan Winston School of Character Arts, the creative mastery of Legacy Effects, and Stratasys 3D printing? The answer is Bodock – the 14-foot walking,talking creature that made its debut on ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live. It took just six weeks and 7,500 collaborative hours […]

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Do You Know Where Your Robot Is? Check 3D Printing!

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What could be better than a mechanical device taking on repetitive, mundane tasks for us humans?  2001: A Space Odyssey’s HAL 9000 aside, robotics have become a positive force in today’s society, improving everything from manufacturing to space exploration. However, this innovation stems into robotics itself -  robots are improving just about every shape and […]

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3D Printed Goggles – A Rapid Ride from Design to Production

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UK design consultancy and Stratasys customer DesignReality put their Objet500 Connex3 Color Multi-material 3D Printer to the test recently by 3D printing two pairs of full-color goggles, rugged enough for field testing. DesignReality got its start in 2000, with small design projects and CAD software training. The firm’s first big moment came when they were […]

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Recovering Builds After Print Failure: A How To Guide

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During the summer months, power outages are a common occurrence that often result in part build failures. Whether it is due to a power failure, or other external circumstance, build failures can have repercussions far beyond having to re-print the part. Whilst the use of an uninterruptible power supply (UPS) can prevent failures from short […]

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