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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

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Surface Generation sets up facility for its additive manufacturing process research which will employ twelve staff. more

2 Oct 2017 10:57 Industry News

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

Renishaw has said how its experimental solution for Kärcher's jet washer moulds cut cooling time by 55 per cent. more

20 Jul 2017 14:17 Machinery

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

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

25 May 2017 14:04 Industry News

SABIC has unveiled filament grades for fused deposition modelling at RAPID + TCT 2017. more

22 May 2017 17:01 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

Solvay, a leading polymeric materials corporation, has launched a product line for the dental sector. more

21 Mar 2017 09:59 Materials

The University of Warwick has built the “most 3D printed vessel on the grid” for the upcoming European International Submarine Race using a Stratasys Fortus 3D Printer. more

13 May 2016 12:26 Industry News

At Fakuma, Arburg Director Michael Hehl said that the UK was a “particularly positive example” when identifying areas in Western Europe where sales have been strong in 2015. more

13 Oct 2015 13:52 Machinery

Arburg has launched its Freeformer additive manufacturing machine in the UK and Ireland, highlighting the “cutting edge technology” and “long-term potential” it will offer customers. more

28 Sep 2015 10:50 Machinery

Arburg is to present itself beyond machine technology as a “production system supplier for plastic part production” at Fakuma. more

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Proto Labs, a producer of custom prototypes and low-volume production parts, has added additive manufacturing to its portfolio of services on offer from its Telford, UK facility. more

8 Sep 2015 08:58 Industry News

New for 2016, formnext is a tradeshow dedicated to tool and mould making and additive technologies debuting in Frankfurt this November. more

5 Aug 2015 12:30 Events

At the Plast 2015 trade fair in Milan last week, Sandretto launched what it described as a range of “completely renewed” injection moulding machines, as well as announcing it is the latest traditional manufacturer to enter the 3D printing playground. more

11 May 2015 16:28 Machinery

Helmut Heinson told press at Arburg's Technology days that the resurgence in the automotive market in the UK, as well as the trend of re-shoring is driving sales of injection moulding machines in the country. more

21 Mar 2014 09:51 Machinery