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TopCon Launches New 3D Scanners

Topcon Positioning Group has announced the release of three new models to the GLS-2000 Series of 3D laser scanners — the GLS-2000S, GLS-2000M and the GLS-2000L.  The scanners are designed to capture data based on the measurement range needs of specific applications. Additionally, the systems feature dual 5MP cameras, including one with a 170-degree wide-angle…

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Kids Exploring 2D Design To 3D Printing

As you step into the world of 3D printing it is beneficial to know what exactly the 3D printer is doing.  3D printing is an additive process, adding material layer by layer to create a 3D form. The opposite is subtractive manufacturing, better known to many as carving.  Our Wikki Stix and Soap carving projects…

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US General Services Administration Streamlines 3D Printing Purchasing with 3D Systems

The US government just made it that much easier for its agencies to purchase 3D printing services. As you probably know, government agencies can’t just run out and pick things up at the corner store. Instead, they are bound to make their purchases through the General Services Administration‘s (GSA) Schedules program. The Schedules program offers…

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New Team Of Staples & Sculpteo To Offer Online 3D Printing Services

Staples has been keen to offer its customers access to both 3D printers and printing services for quite some time. Today, though, the company announced that it’s teaming up with Sculpteo on a “new online 3D printing platform.” In other words, you’ll be able to upload your designs or choose from a collection of pre-designed…

Competitive Landscape Analysis By Top Companies In The 3D Printing Market 2015-2025

The Top Companies in the 3D Printing Market 2015-2025 report provides impartial 3D printing sector analysis. With the independent business intelligence found only in our work, you will discover where the prospects are for profit. In particular, our new research provides you with key strategic advantages. Our informed forecasts, independent and objective analysis, exclusive interviews…

3D Printing Medical Devices Market Expected To 2.13 Billion USD By 2020

According to a new market research report “3D Printing Medical Devices Market- by Component (3D Printers, 3D Bioprinters, Materials, Services & Software), Technology (EBM, LBM, Photopolymerization, 3DP, and DD), Medical Products (Surgical Guides, Equipment, Implant) – Global Forecast to 2020”, published by MarketsandMarkets, the report studies the global 3D Printing Medical Devices Market over the…

Huge 3 x 2 Meter Model Of The City Is 3D Printed By Generation 3D

The real estate market in Dubai has been cooling off as of late, but that hasn’t stopped one company from going all out in terms of showing off the city’s architectural marvels at this week’s Cityscape Global exhibition at the Dubai World Trade Centre. Ejadah Management Consultancy recently decided that they would display a large 3…

3-D Printing Is Revolutionizing The Pharmaceutical Industry

Over the past decade, 3-D printers have been hailed as changing everything from fashion to firearms. Now, they’re coming to the pharmaceutical business — or, at least, they seem to be. Earlier this month, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the first 3-D-printed pill: Spritam levetiracetam, a drug which can reduce seizures among epileptics….

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Student Designs & 3D Prints Bottle System For Premature Babies

An estimated 15 million babies are born too early around the world each year – that’s more than 1 in 10 of the total number of babies born. Nearly a million of those children die each year due to complications of their preterm birth, and many of those who survive will face a lifetime of…

DigiFabster: A Cloud-Based CRM & Production Solution For 3D Printing Businesses

DigiFabster, a software and service provider, is focused on making those manufacturing tools and pricing policies available in one click, and they say their solution will mean the launch of the Factory 2.0. DigiFabster was developed by 3DPrintus, an online platform for 3D printing in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States, founded two years…

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India’s 3Ding Unveils FabX 2.0 3D Printer for Under $475

3Ding had recently launched a new 3D printer called the FabX for a price that could appeal to a large portion of the country’s citizens. Even though India is experiencing rapid growth, their GDP currently is nowhere close to many of those in the Western World. The FabX was priced at just $325, and let me tell you,…

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Awesome Stuff: 3D Photography For All

One of the oft-touted features of 3D printers, especially in the early days, was the ability to scan an object and reproduce it. But as the printers themselves have become cheaper and more accessible, the focus seems to have shifted to downloadable and shareable designs, with little attention being paid to the scanning devices that…