Metal 3D Printing

April 10-12: Inside 3D Printing New York Focuses on Business, Manufacturing, Medical & Metal

There’s so much to explore at every Inside 3D Printing Show—and this year, you can do so again in New York City, from April 10-12. Enjoying one of the largest…

Fraunhofer Invents New Method for 3D Screen Printing of Metals

Whenever you are at a show on additive manufacturing, and you see the Fraunhofer Institute stand, you can be sure that if you stop by they are going to show you…

Opportunities in Metal 3D Printing — A Few Questions For: IDTechEx

If there are two things we know about 3D printing, it’s that opportunities are rising rapidly in the metals sector and that trade shows are a great place to hear…

UL AMCC Experts Discuss Hazards in 3D Metal Printing & Safety Precautions to Put in Place

It’s always great getting in on something when it’s brand new. It’s like being part of a secret club—with the rules being made up as you go. 3D printing, while…

Metal 3D Printing Helps Innomia Increase the Production of Auto Parts by 17%

With both safety and weight/fuel efficiency concerns being high priorities for automobile manufacturers, plastic components are being used in modern cars more than ever. Unfortunately plastic components can often feel…

POWDERSOLVE Software Ensures Safety and Quality of Metal 3D Printing Materials

The casual user of a desktop 3D printer may not think of 3D printing as something that requires stringent regulations, and, when it comes to casual desktop use, it isn’t….

Sciaky Introduces Advanced Closed-Loop Control and Print Monitoring System for Their EBAM Metal 3D Printing Systems

While metal 3D printing is being readily welcomed into many industrial workflows, the technology is still remarkably new and often inconsistent in results. Not only do printed parts require extensive…

PieceMaker Hits Toy Fair 2016, Announces New Deal with Ford and New Metal 3D Printing Kiosks

PieceMaker has been having quite the year since they launched their new, high-tech 3D printable toy kiosks at last year’s Toy Fair in New York. Not only were their in-store…

LPW Technology Begins Using Plasma Spheroidisation Process for Advanced Metal Powders

Metal powder materials and technology manufacturer LPW Technology is announcing that their new Plasma Spheroidisation equipment is fully operational and it is now producing their new, high-quality metal powder materials….

Dutch Students Create a Unique 3D Printed Metal Bicycle with Help from MX3D

It looks like something Spiderman might have built – a bike made of strong, silvery webbing somehow holding together tires, seat, and handlebars. In actuality it was created by a…

Fonon Corporation Set to Release New Bulk-To-Shape Metal 3D Printing Technology

Despite components made using metal 3D printing finding their way into everything from automobiles to power generators, airplanes and even rockets, the process is still far from perfect. While metal…

Tantalum Powder from Metalysis Shows a Lot of Promise for 3D Printed, Customized Hip Replacements and Spinal Implants

As metal 3D printing expands, the two industries that seem to have been impacted the most are the medical and aerospace industries. Metal additive manufacturing is creating stronger, more effective,…

Mysterious Wire-Feed, Powderless Metal 3D Printer to Be Unveiled Sometime This Year

If you’ve been keeping up with 3D printing news at all, you’re probably pretty familiar with metal 3D printing by now. It’s one of the fastest-growing sectors in the industry;…

Sigma Labs & 3DSIM Forge Complementary Partnership in QA & Testing Solutions for Metal 3D Printing Clientele

3D printing is one technology that is on an undeniably accelerated course. As we find ourselves wowed by an endlessly mind-blowing parade of innovations that seem to outdo themselves one…

Prodways-Nexteam Partnership Aims to Forge Ahead in 3D Metal Printing for Aerospace Clientele

The Prodways-Nexteam partnership isn’t afraid. While all the benefits of 3D printing in manufacturing are being flaunted around the world, still many companies are holding back due to fear of…

LLNL’s Accelerated Certification of Additively Manufactured Metals Project: Physical Understanding of the 3D Printing Process is Necessary to See Real Industrial Change

When it comes to that epic third revolution in manufacturing that many experts have projected via 3D printing, there’s one major stumbling block: people don’t like change. It’s one thing…

NVBOTS Launches NVLABS Promoting Commercial Multi-Metal 3D Printing, Announces Dr. Paul Burke as CRO

NVBOTS is one of the companies that hit the ground running and has continued with a very clear vision. From putting 3D printing into the hands of student innovators to putting…

Puris: Leading Global Metallurgists Create Largest Ever Complex 3D Printed Titanium Part

It’s certainly not uncommon in the 3D printing industry–or other sectors that are reaping the rewards of its uses–to hear that history is being made again. From the technology itself…

ETH Zurich and Cytosurge Introduce FluidFM: Metal 3D Printing on a Nano Level

Two of the fastest-growing segments of the additive manufacturing industry are metal 3D printing and micro 3D printing. It makes sense, then, that a combination of the two would be…

Inside 3D Printing 2016 Düsseldorf with METAV: Emphasis on Metal 3D Printing

While all of Germany is known for its captivating old world charm and delicious beer, many think Düsseldorf exemplifies that best, even featuring the ‘the longest bar in the world’…

Better, Faster, Cheaper: Innovative 3D Printing Inks Open a Vast New World for Metal Printing

Most everyone in the 3D printing industry is well aware that the future for high quality components seems to be in metal 3D printing. With that in mind, researchers have…

3D Systems Releases New ProX DMP 320 Metal 3D Printer, Optimized for Complex Industrial Applications

Now that metal 3D printing technology is advancing so quickly, we’re seeing a lot of companies jump on the bandwagon. Suddenly it seems as though everyone is offering metal printers…