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Pennsylvania Student Turns $10,250 School Maintenance Into a $61 3D Printed Fix

One of my favorite questions that I receive from others, is that of “Can 3D printers really be used in schools, and what are some examples?”. For most teachers, school administrators and…

Moddler Partners with Fictiv for Streamlining 3D Printing Orders via ‘Rock Star’ Vendors

When it comes to the happiness provided to their 3D printing customers, Moddler isn’t taking any chances. With the mission to provide their client base not only with quality 3D models…

Volvo Trucks Cuts Production Time By 94% & Costs with Stratasys 3D Printing Systems

Volvo Trucks is a global truck manufacturer based in Gothenburg, Sweden, owned by AB Volvo, and the company is the world’s second largest heavy-duty truck brand. The first Volvo truck…

20,000 3D Printed Parts Are Currently Used on Boeing Aircraft as Patent Filing Reveals Further Plans

Two quick ways to gauge the growth of additive manufacturing within our society are to look at the number of related patent filings, as well as the number of fortune…

GE Oil & Gas Now 3D Printing End-Use Control Valve Parts in Japan

Although it goes relatively unnoticed, many of today’s top manufacturers are using 3D printing to both prototype and produce end-use parts. One such company is General Electric, which has been…

Are 3D Printed Linear Actuators a Threat to Manufactured Ones?

It’s not something most people think about, but linear actuators are everywhere. They’re in planes, houses, manufacturing plants, office buildings, computers, on farms and in hundreds of other places. There’s…