Industrial metals and polymers 3D printing company, EOS, showcased its portfolio of additive manufacturing systems and software solutions as well as materials and a range of services and consulting at this year’s formnext trade show – held in Frankfurt/Main from November 13 to 16, 2018. With LaserProFusion, EOS introduced a technology for polymer additive manufacturing: with … Continue reading EOS showcases new polymer technology and metal 3D printing production cell
The Advanced Manufacturing Growth Centre (AMGC) is supporting a collaborative project led by iOrthotics, a Queensland-based company specialising in design and manufacture of custom-made orthotic devices. iOrthotics is a fast-growing maker of custom orthotic shoe inserts that correct biomechanical issues. The podiatry and orthotic business is pioneering the next wave of 3D printing technologies with … Continue reading AMGC supports Qld-based 3D printed orthotics business
A Berlin air show has witnessed a mini-aircraft almost entirely 3D printed out of polyamide, with Airbus claiming that it has big implications for the future of aerospace. AFP reports that the 21 kilogram, windowless THOR (Test of High-tech Objectives in Reality) flew at the International Aerospace Exhibition and Air Show. According to the company … Continue reading Airbus demoes almost-entirely 3D printed mini-plane
The concept and use of 3D printing is now well established, with a large selection of printers available today, ranging from your low-price small 3D units for home to the larger and more robust industrial printers.