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Stratasys Introduces New PolyJet J850 Pro 3D Printer—With No Color!

Stratasys PolyJet systems have always had brilliant colors and been the tools of choice for many seeking prototypes. Now, with the Stratasys J850 Pro, the company is entering new territory…

Colorful Structures Made with Just One 3D Printing Ink

With the use of nonequilibrium self-assembly with direct-write 3D printing, researchers have created photonic crystals (PCs) with tunable structure color. Inspired by nature, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (U of…

3D Printing News Briefs: May 5th, 2020

We’re talking about materials and business in 3D Printing News Briefs today. DyeMansion has launched a color line for grey Multi Jet Fusion parts, and NanoAL was named a 2020…

Purdue University Researchers 3D Printing Microrobots with Integrated Color

Researchers from the School of Mechanical Engineering at Purdue University have developed an innovative new patterning approach for applications like drug delivery in biomedical applications. Detailing their research in the…

The End of the Road for Pot Dyeing in 3D Printing?

Ten years or so ago I worked for a company and we were making thousands of colored sintered parts per day. We were doing this by using large heated soup…

3D Printing News Briefs: May 26, 2019

This year’s RAPID + TCT ended late last week at the Cobo Center in Detroit, so we’re again starting off today’s 3D Printing News Briefs with more news from the…

Turn Color Into Sound with Innovative Specdrums Rings, Created with the Help of 3D Printing

From 3D printed violins and guitars to a modular synthesizer and arpeggiator, 3D printing technology has often been used to help musicians play that funky (and classical) music. A creative group of…

3D Printed Colors Shine Brightly at DyeMansion as They Welcome New Shareholder & Angel Investor

After all the effort that goes into both digital design and the production of 3D models, showing them off with color is the finishing touch that can truly make an…

Artist Shows Off An Easy Water Marbling Technique for Painting 3D Prints

Without question, 3D printing has opened up new vistas for artists and designers. When it comes to color, however, those vistas can be limiting if not monochromatic. While the technology…

Precision Hydrographic Printing: A Fascinating New Way to Precisely Add Color to 3D Prints

I have to admit that it took me a moment to get past the GIF to the right, which shows what appears to be a cat in an advanced state of…

3D Printing is Cool — But 3D Color Printing is Better with Parfait Printing and a New Kickstarter Twist

Is your 3D printer ready to taste test some Parfait? If so, Your Wild World invites you to join a small, limited group of 3D printing enthusiasts who will be involved…

Mosaic Manufacturing Reveals Incredible Multi-Colored 3D Printing from a Single Extruder

Color is what makes a boring 3D printed trinket into something that turns heads. There are numerous ways in which 3D printer manufacturers have gone about enabling multi-colored 3D prints…