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Material Properties 101: Material Selection based on Properties

What is the best material for 3D printing? Is it ABS, PA12, PLA, IN718 or AlSi10Mg? Every additively manufactured part is...


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Topics: Additive Manufacturing, Materials, 3D Printers

Why Bounding-Box Formula for 3D Printing Isn't Enough

Today, most OEMs and Tier 1 Service Bureaus spend too much time quoting and costing additively produced parts with...


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Topics: Challenges in AM, Additive Manufacturing,

Mechanical Fracturing controlled by Twist Motion

Have you ever tried to break spaghetti and had pieces fly left and right? The good news is you are not alone.


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Topics: material science,

Post-Webinar Q&A: How to be Blockchain Ready for 3D Printing

Vishal K. Singh, CTO of LINK3D and Janet Kar, COO of Link3D hosted a webinar yesterday, “How to be Blockchain Ready for 3D...


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Topics: blockchain security, Production Planning, Challenges in AM

Additive Manufacturing Panel Lends Deep Insight on Industry Future

Young experts discuss what to expect in the Additive Manufacturing (AM) space in the coming years at the Rapid+TCT...


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Topics: Additive Manufacturing, Aerospace, supply chain

How Additive Manufacturing is Changing Aerospace

The aerospace industry is leading additive manufacturing (AM) adoption for parts production. And the earlier businesses...


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Topics: Additive Manufacturing, supply chain, Aerospace

How 3D Printing is Changing Education

3D printing is speeding design, prototyping, production and the way we learn.  


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Topics: Education,

3 Ways 3D Printing Will Change the Automotive Industry

The implementation of 3D printed design and manufacturing is going to be groundbreaking in almost any given industry. We...


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3D Printing & How it will Impact the Future of Orthopedics | LINK3D

At face value, 3D printing and orthopedics don’t have much overlap. 3D printing production is traditionally relegated to...


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Topics: Orthopedics,

Electron Beam Melting vs. Direct Metal Laser Sintering

What about an aeronautics company producing a fuel nozzle? This question is mega important to the engineering process. At...


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Topics: Additive Manufacturing,