metal 3d printer

Optomec Brings Metal 3D Printing to Latin America With New Viwa Partnership

3D printing technology manufacturer and developer of the LENS metal additive manufacturing process, Optomec announced a new distribution agreement with Mexican machining and tooling supplier Viwa. The deal will allow Viwa…

Plus-Mfg’s +1000k Multi Material Metal 3D Printer Shows Its Power

It’s been close to six months since we initially covered the Covington, Kentucky-based company Plus-Mfg and their unique take on metal 3D printing. Whereas other companies use lasers to sinter…

Mutoh Industries Unveils New Metal Arc Welding 3D Printer, the Value Arc MA5000-S1

When we typically talk about the various 3D printers on the market today, the machines which are capable of printing in metal materials are usually the ones which garner the…

ATI to Spend $70 Million to Increase Nickel-Based Superalloy Powder Capabilities for 3D Printing

3D printing in metal has really begun to take off within the manufacturing space. Printing in metal allows companies to save time and money in creating custom end-use products which…

i-Scientifica’s Unique 3D Multi-Metal Printer Prints in Gold, Platinum, Titanium Ink – Starting at $40K – Coming Soon!

The 3D printing space is growing by leaps and bounds on a daily basis. The technology continues to improve, as prices come down and more companies begin to understand the…

MatterFab Raises $5.75 Million in Series A Funding for Affordable 3D Metal Printing

Back in July of last year, we reported on a company called MatterFab. They had just emerged from “stealth mode” and had revealed their new 3D metal printer which aimed…

Taiwan: ITRI Unveils Their First 3D Metal Printer, the AM100/AM250

While Taiwan may be a thriving and independent island, they do bow to what they consider true royalty these days: the technology of 3D printing. And they are certainly not…

+Mfg Unveils New +1000k 3D Printer — Prints With Multiple Metals In a Single Run

When it comes to industrial manufacturing, metal 3D printing is where the future is at. Providing the ability to manufacture intricate parts, which are often impossible to produce via casting…

Mini Metal Maker, Affordable Metal Clay 3D Printer, Relaunches on Indiegogo to Fund Mass Production

Affordable metal 3D printing seems like the Holy Grail of additive manufacturing. The ability to print items with metal, on the fly, at prices which don’t break the bank could be…

Engineer Creates a Unique 3D Metal Printer for Just $2 — Prints in Gold, Platinum, Iron & More

It isn’t often that you come across new 3D printers that utilize an entirely new concept which hasn’t been seen within this industry as of yet. With today’s technology, we are able…

Arc 3D Printer Concept Could Print Metal 10x Faster than the Best Available Technology Today

It’s incredible how many different methods of 3D printing have emerged since Chuck Hull’s invention of stereolithography (SLA) back in 1984. In additional to SLA, there is now direct metal…

ReaLizer Unveils Their New SLM 125 Metal 3D Printer

There is little doubt that competition is heating up within the metal additive manufacturing space. The number of companies and new machines entering the market is sure to spark innovation,…

Revolutionary? Aurora Labs Reveals Their S1 Metal 3D Printer For Under $4,000

After reading the title of this article, many of you probably are thinking that this post must be some kind of extremely early April Fools joke. After all, most laser…

MatterFab Reveals Their Affordable Metal 3D Printer, ‘An Order of Magnitude Cheaper’

Metal 3D printing is the Holy Grail of additive manufacturing. Unlike with other materials that can be printed, metal enables manufacturers to create end-use objects via 3D printing, objects which oftentimes…

U.S. Navy Air Warfare Center Seeking 3D Metal Printer

Approximately two months ago the United States Navy installed the very first 3D printer on board the USS Essex, Wasp class amphibious assault ship. The printer was able to print in…

17-Year-Old Creates Affordable 3D Metal Printer – Hopes to Launch Kickstarter Campaign

Materials, materials, materials. When it comes to 3D printing, the biggest improvement that most in the industry wish to see, is the ability to print in more materials. Currently, most…

French Man Has Developed a 3D Metal Printer for Just 600€: Capable of printing in steel, titanium and more

With today’s technology, we have seen some major progress being made within the 3D printing space. Within a couple of years, we have seen 3D printers go from being priced…

Need a Chair? Now You Can 3D Print One at Home Thanks to Joris Laarman

Who says that 3D printers are only for making small objects such as toys, spare parts, and chess pieces? Artist Joris Laarman and several others are changing this philosophy. Laarman,…