Creaform launches SmartDENT 3D, a powerful aircraft surface inspection software


Creaform launches SmartDENT 3D, a powerful aircraft surface inspection software December 29, 2017 10:08 am The new surface damage analysis software combined with the HandySCAN 3D helps aerospace companies cut downtime and slash aircraft maintenance costs Creaform, a worldwide leader in portable and highly accurate 3D measurement solutions, recently announced the launch of its aircraft […]

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 The Powerful 3D Printing/Additive Manufacturing


The Powerful 3D Printing/Additive Manufacturing December 21, 2017 10:08 am See the video to learn the design and engineering benefits of additive manufacturing and see the various 3D printing processes in action at Stratasys Direct Manufacturing. Every industry is taking advantage of 3D printing services, from aerospace and medical, to automotive and consumer manufacturing.  

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 Advancements in 3D Printing Medical Models


Advancements in 3D Printing Medical Models December 14, 2017 10:08 am   Custom Anatomical Models The medical industry is rapidly embracing the cutting-edge production of 3D printed anatomical models for pre-operative procedural planning. 3D printed pre-procedural models are low-cost and are customized to individual patients. Created from medical scans, the printed models provide physicians the […]

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 3D Printing Spare Parts


3D Printing Spare Parts November 28, 2017 10:08 am   3D printing/additive manufacturing (AM), offers fast production, unrestrained by the lead times associated with injection molding or other traditional manufacturing methods. A variety of technologies and materials serve many applications and are capable of handling complex geometries. Part suppliers can simply send digital files to […]

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 Additive Manufacturung in Aircraft Interiors


Additive Manufacturung in Aircraft Interiors October 31, 2017 10:08 am   Technologies & Materials for Aircraft Interiors The following summarizes common additive technologies and materials utilized for 3D printed aircraft parts: Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) ULTEM™ 9085 ULTEM™ 1010 Benefits of 3D Printed Interior Components Leading aerospace manufacturers are migrating to AM to push the […]

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 3D Printing with Thermoplastics


3D Printing with Thermoplastics September 26, 2017 10:08 am   If your part requires strength, rigidity or high temperature tolerance, then thermoplastics are a great option to fabricate your production component or prototype. Using 3D printing, engineers can make parts with the most commonly used thermoplastics, such as ABS, polycarbonate, a variety of blends, as […]

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 Efficient 3D Printing


Efficient 3D Printing August 15, 2017 11:08 am   Understandably, part size and geometry affect pricing and lead times, but there are additional details you should look at before ordering. The following factors that may impact price and lead times on a 3D printing quote: Materials Material choice and the amount of material used is […]

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