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Stratasys, Siemens Target Composites in 3D Printing Collaboration

The Holy Grail for additive manufacturing and 3D printing is volume production. The process has failed to meet the hype of publications such as the Economist and the [..]

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Stratasys Shoots For Cheaper 3D-Printed Injection Molds

Stratasys has invented a new technology to make plastics molds using 3D printers and layers of thermoset UV absorbing plastics with different thermal profiles. One layer of the [..]

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Can Injection Molding Save Stratasys?

Stratasys, the global leader in additive manufacturing, this morning reported very disappointing quarterly financial results, reflecting the plunge in its MakerBot business, global economic weakness, and increased competitiveness [..]

ABS, Additive manufacturing, Africa/MidEast, Design, Europe, Industrial, Injection Molding, Molds & Moldmaking, North America, Polyacetal , , , , ,

SABIC Surprises At NPE With Focus on Additive Manufacturing

There is an interesting, and to some extent unexpected, focus on additive manufacturing at NPE2015, a show dominated by the big iron of injection molding, extrusion, and other [..]

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Is 3D Printing Just Lipstick Or The Real Deal for ARC Group?

What is your company worth? The market capitalization of ARC Group Worldwide, a metal and plastic injection molder, has swung wildly in the past 52 weeks. From 2007 [..]

Additive manufacturing, Automotive, Defense, Electronics, Management, Metal Injection Molding (MIM), North America, Office Products , , , , ,

3D Printing Takes Bigger Role at NPE2015

Look for 3D printing (aka additive manufacturing) to play a bigger role at next year’s National Plastics Exposition than it has in past NPEs. Most important will be [..]

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Minnesota Molder Offers Speedy Service on 3D-Printed Tools

A savvy Minnesota injection molder is moving into the 3D printing/moldmaking/fast part turnaround business, a venture that puts it squarely in the fast-moving world of the likes of [..]

Additive manufacturing, Elastomers, Injection Molding, Molds & Moldmaking, North America, polypropylene , , , , ,

The MakerBot Crowd Will Love This News From Stratasys

One of my favorite companies on the technical conference circuit in the past two years has been an under-the-radar contract R&D startup near River Falls, Wisc. named Interfacial [..]

Additive manufacturing, Automotive, Bioplastics, Consumer Goods, Foam molding, Green, Injection Molding, North America, Reinforcing Material, Wood-plastic composite ,

The Hype For 3D Printing Has Really Gone Way Over The Top

I love 3D printing and have been covering it since the technology was invented by Chuck Hull at 3D Systems in 1986. In 3D printing, also called additive [..]

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