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Rapid prototyping with CNC machining and injection moulding

Rapid prototyping is often regarded as being synonymous with additive manufacturing technologies. But a compelling case can also be made for CNC machining and injection moulding as rapid prototyping technologies as well, argues Stephen Dyson. more

29 Nov 2017 16:55 Guest Blog

US extraterrestrial additive manufacturers Made in Space have joined Braskem to use recycled plastic on the International Space Station. more

18 Oct 2017 15:25 Materials

Stabiliser firm Chemson have 3D printed a giant floral vase at a show in America. more

25 Aug 2017 16:00 Materials

Innofil3D will play a central role in BASF’s production of filaments for 3D printing. more

23 Aug 2017 14:40 Industry News

A BASF subsidiary centre will be turned into a specialist company for 3D Printing research in Heidelberg. more

28 Jul 2017 15:50 Industry News

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Arburg has said it's Golden Electric machine on display at Interplas is receiving "great interest", particularly because of the integrated hydraulics for core pulls. more

27 Jul 2017 10:19 Interplas 2017

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Machinery and facilities at Proto Labs Shropshire and German sites will be overhauled after the prototyping firm announced a multimillion inward investment. more

21 Jul 2017 14:20 Industry News

The Manufacturing Technology Centre has enhanced its 3D printing capability with a HP Jet Fusion printer, for work with the European Space Agency. more

18 Jul 2017 16:32 Machinery

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Students at the University of Huddersfield have won an award for giving a 3D Printed ‘bionic’ hand to a ten-year-old girl from North Wales. more

13 Jul 2017 15:44 Industry News

Western Tool and Mould, a Hong Kong producer of plane interior parts, has sped up deliveries to airlines with a Stratasys Fortus 900mc printer. more

12 Jul 2017 10:03 Machinery

Chronic sufferer of tingling irritation from clothes receives 3D printed shield. more

5 Jul 2017 12:06 Industry News

A survey of manufacturers shows there is increasing acceptance of 3D printing methods in Britain. more

25 May 2017 14:04 Industry News

Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Edgbaston, Birmingham, is pioneering the use of 3D printing with Stratasys, for maxillofacial surgery. more

28 Apr 2017 13:59 Industry News

McLaren’s MCL32 racecar will use custom parts instantly made on Stratasys FDM and PolyJet 3D Printing Solutions. more

7 Apr 2017 14:51 Industry News

A father has created a prosthetic arm for his amputee son using 3D printing technology in a project that has enabled cost savings of up to 76 percent compared to traditional methods. more

1 Mar 2017 13:53 Machinery

Peak Group says its switch from CNC tooling to 3D production printing has cut lead times by 90 per cent. more

14 Feb 2017 09:48 Machinery

Stratasys has signed a four-year deal to produce precision tooling and custom parts for the McLaren Racing F1 team. more

24 Jan 2017 12:07 Industry News

An intricate, 3D printed art installation made from recycled plastics is decorating a top London restaurant over the festive period. more

19 Dec 2016 09:00 Environment

This year’s annual Christmas television advert from supermarket giant, Sainsbury’s, has been brought to life thanks to the use of 3D printing. more

12 Dec 2016 15:35 Industry News

Researchers at Disney are proposing a new method of producing its merchandise that uses a twist on the traditional thermoforming process to create unique, customised items. more

15 Aug 2016 12:25 Machinery