Korea

How do 3D Printed Dentures Stack up when Compared to Milled and Injection Molded Dentures?

In a new study, Korean medical researchers have been looking into the differences in quality and accuracy of several different modern ways to make dentures, with a focus on whether…

3DPrint.com & SmarTech to Join Inside 3D Printing in Seoul as Co-Producers

The global trend of ‘digitization’, ‘convergence’ and ‘democratization’ has had a profound impact on every industry and sector from the most innovative to those regarded as the most conservative. One of…

Ultrasonic Wondercutter Device Could Be Used to Cut Away Supports and Finish 3D Printed Parts

Unless you’re dealing with mainly small, handheld items, 3D printed parts rarely look much like their final form while still sitting on the build platform. In order to achieve functional…

3D Printing News Briefs: August 1, 2018

We’re starting out with a little business in today’s 3D Printing News Briefs, then moving on to planes, automobiles, and camping, followed by some medical news. Renishaw just received a…

South Korean Hospital Ready to Commercialize 3D Printed Prosthetic Eyes

At this time, there’s nothing that can restore vision to a person who has lost an eye, unfortunately. That may change in the future; in fact, some researchers fully expect…

South Korea Turning World’s Oldest Book of Movable Metal Print into 3D Data for Cultural Celebration

I remember the amazement I felt when, three years ago, I got to see the Latin translation of the Gutenberg Bible, known as the Vulgate, on display at the Library…

Owl Works Wins Big at Inside 3D Printing Seoul’s Frontier Tech Showdown with Innovative LIPS 3D Printing Technology

Last week, the highly anticipated Inside 3D Printing Seoul event took place at KINTEX in South Korea. We’d been following the anticipated highlights of the Rising Media event, themed “The New Era…

Roboze Continues Global Expansion with First 3D Printing Distribution Agreement in Asia

Over the last few months, after Italian 3D printing company Roboze appointed Gil Lavi as the Global VP for EMEA expansion, the company has been steadily increasing its global reach, announcing partnerships…

Stratasys Teams Up with Dassault Systèmes and Innodesign for Design 2020, to Prepare Korean Design Students for Future Careers

To help prepare today’s design students to become tomorrow’s engineers, three leading tech companies have partnered together on the first-ever Design 2020 program, to help prepare the students for future…

South Korea’s Cultural Heritage is Available in 3D Printable Format from 3Dupndown

Among 3D printing’s many, many valuable applications, the preservation of history and culture is a big one. 3D scanning and 3D printing have been used to digitally preserve and even…

Z3DLAB Signs Joint Venture with Semiconductor Expert HS HI-TECH to Make Z3DFAB Digital AM Production Center

French company Z3DLAB, formed in 2014 and specializing in metal additive manufacturing by SLM, has signed a joint venture with Korean semiconductor expert HS HI-TECH. It’s called Z3DFAB, a new digital additive…

Rokit Shows Off New Stealth 300 and Invivo Bio Printer, Food Safe and Wearable Flexible Filaments at Inside 3D Printing New York

There were a lot of 3D printer manufacturers on hand at the Inside 3D Printing Conference and Expo New York, some familiar and some not so familiar. As I reported…

More Details Released for Inside 3D Printing, RoboUniverse and Virtual Reality Summit in Seoul

It’s only been a week since Inside 3D Printing New York concluded, but it’s already time to think about what’s coming next. May will see I3DP conferences in both Sydney and…

HyVision’s Cubicon Style…You Will Wish You Had Such Style

Reporting from Korea is getting to be really, really exciting as Koreans have begun to seriously embrace 3D printing. We recently found a sleek little desktop printer manufactured by a company called…

SOLIDWORKS CEO Wants to Increase Sales in South Korea, Become Global 3D Design Leader

Gian Paolo Bassi feels pretty good about 2016. The SOLIDWORKS CEO has set his sights on South Korea in particular, announcing that he plans for the company to record double-digit…

Carima Shows Off Fastest 3D Printer in the World, Soon to Release the ‘Imp’

When 3D printing originally exploded onto the technology scene worldwide, it was recognized as an incredible new tool for innovation and was and has continued to be embraced wildly, despite…

High Speed Morpheus 3D Printer Launching on Kickstarter With Breakthrough LIPS Technology

Winning over many already with “we know you are busy and don’t have time to become an expert on the 3D printer,” Team Owl Works is on track for success with…

HyVision System’s Cubicon 3D Printer Shines at Inside 3D Printing Seoul

Like other MecklerMedia events, there was a palpable excitement in the exhibitor’s hall at the Inside 3D Printing Conference and Expo Seoul. Squeezing through the bustling crowd, I managed to…

Morpheus Resin 3D Printer With New LIPS Technology Unveiled at Inside 3D Printing Seoul

One thing that was not lacking at the Inside 3D Printing Seoul Conference & Expo last week were new printers. Some of these 3D printers had just launched, while some…

3D Printed Drug Delivery System Shows Promise in Countering Transplant Rejection

There has been rapid progression seen in the technology used to 3D print live human cells. Over the last four to five years alone we have seen the technology go from only…

Capturing the ‘Moment’ – South Korean Firm Bursts onto the Scene with FFF 3D Printer

Moment debuted their 3D printer four months ago at the Asian Games 2014 in Incheon, South Korea, with a demonstration of printing custom items for athletes, and then went on to…

Visually Impaired South Korean Students Receive 3D Printed Touchable Yearbook by 3D TEK

As I wrote out a pretty substantial check for my son to purchase his yearbook for seventh grade, I knew from experience that while it might momentarily seem like quite a…

South Korea Unveils Plan to Pull Ahead in 3D Printing

If you want to see what it looks like when a country really gets behind 3D printing, then you will want to pay attention to the South Korean government’s newly…