ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING

Additive Manufacturing

Custom Molder Enhances Disinfection Equipment With Novel Nozzle Design

Responding to the coronavirus pandemic, Protolabs' innovative nozzle protector successfully augments Foam-iT's flagship fog-mist disinfectant units.
#processorsedge

Additive Manufacturing

Carbon and Fast Radius Expand Partnership

Fast Radius is now the first production partner to add the L1 for general purpose use, which complements their existing lineup of M2 printers and Smart Part Washers. 

Additive Manufacturing

Protolabs Launches Revamped Digital Quoting Platform

Initially unveiled in Europe, the new digital manufacturing platform will be coming to the U.S. in early 2021, bringing greater speed and flexibility to quoting of injection molded, CNC machined, and 3D-printed parts. 
#industry4-0

Hot Runners

3D-Printed Hot Runner Manifold

The additive manufactured Streamrunner hot runner system from Hasco eliminates sharp corners for improved melt flow.

Additive Manufacturing

New Digital Light Processing Resin for DLP and LCD 3D Printing Technology

The Somos QuickGen 500 is targeted for functional and general prototyping needs.

Additive Manufacturing

Covestro Introduces New Products Made from Recycled Plastics at Formnext Connect

These products seek to contribute to help the 3D printing industry to become more circular. 
#sustainability

Additive Manufacturing

Q&A: The Role of 3D Printing When it Comes to Optimizing the Supply Chain

Greg Elfering, president of Ultimaker Americas, discusses the current state of 3D printing and what the future holds. 

Extrusion

Processing Market Expands for Third Straight Month

New orders, production and employment sustain continuous industry expansion. With a reading of 52.9 in September, the index climbed each month in the third quarter.
#economics

Additive Manufacturing

EOS and Texas A&M University to Offer Additive Manufacturing Professional Development Program

The partnership recently completed its first successful session with NASA.