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RAPID's free machining design guide covers design for manufacturing best practices and money saving tips for custom machined prototype parts.…
Markforged Announces the Mark X Industrial-Scale 3D Printer Markforged Announces the Mark X Industrial-Scale 3D Printer…

With a larger build volume then the Mark 2, the Mark X can produce 3d printed parts for end use…
Enhanced Prototyping and File Preparation in Netfabb 2017 Enhanced Prototyping and File Preparation in Netfabb 2017…

Autodesk Netfabb 2017 for additive manufacturing integrates design enhancement, manufacturing preparation and build simulation tools.…
SmartCAM Takes CNC Programming to the Cloud SmartCAM Takes CNC Programming to the Cloud…

SmartCAM ShopFloor Milling on the Predator Cloud Network offers a secure shop floor network in the cloud for a low…
 

3D Printing: The Impact of Post-Processing
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Industry expert, Todd Grimm, interviewed six global manufacturers to learn the impact of post-processing on time, cost, quality, and more.…
 
Are You Using DfX Practices? Are You Using DfX Practices?…

This spring ConnectPress and Geometric (now part of HCL Technologies) surveyed readers to see how they were deploying Design for…
 
Print BOM from Sheet Metal Part
How do I print the BOM from the flat panel dimensions of a sheet metal part? Source: 3DCADForums…
 
Add a Round Rubber Seal to a Groove
How do I set the mates for a round rubber seal I wish to add to a groove? Source: ENG-Tips.com…
 
Sharing ILogic Files
What is the best practice for sharing ILOGIC files? Source: Autodesk Forums…
 
Inventor 2016 mould modeling
I'm trying to do some modeling which involves a set angle on vertical faces. This is because I am trying…
 
 
Is the New PLM Right for You? Surveys Reveal All
 
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Autodesk Adds 5-Axis Functionality to Inventor HSM…
HSM Pro features a 64-bit CAM engine, Adaptive Clearning 2.0 technology and 5 Axis Contour and 5-axis Swarf multi-axis milling…
 
Enhance Your Presentation with these Tips…
This video shows how to combine sequences (tweaks) in a presentation to have them run at the same time.…
 
Mold Finishings with Protomold's Design Aid Protogami…
Aside form showcasing resins and finishes, Protogami highlights clip design, living hinges and design for ease of assembly.…
 
Understanding Uniform Wall Thickness…
Creating excellent injection molding requires uniform wall thickness throughout a part design. Learn how to achieve this goal.…
 
New Autodesk Portfolio Combines Additive and Subtractive New Autodesk Portfolio Combines Additive and Subtractive…

Autodesk introduced its Portfolio for the Future of Manufacturing, including Inventor HSM, FeatureCAM, Fusion 360, Netfabb and more.…
 
CIMdata Ranks Mastercam 1st in Installed Seats Worldwide CIMdata Ranks Mastercam 1st in Installed Seats Worldwide…

CNC Software worked closely with machine shops around the world on the 2D, multi-axis, mill-turn enhancements in Mastercam 2017.…
 
3D Systems Announces Figure 4 Machine & 3DXpert at IMTS 3D Systems Announces Figure 4 Machine & 3DXpert at IMTS…

3D Systems introduced a new SLA system for manufacturing plastic 3D parts, 3DXpert software for Direct Metal Printing, and partnership…
 
 
Stratasys Introduces New 3D Printers for Aero and Auto…

The Stratasys Infinite-Build 3D Demonstrator for lightweight plastic parts and the Robotic Composite 3D Demonstrator were previewed at IMTS.…
GE Drops Plans to Acquire SLM Solutions GE Drops Plans to Acquire SLM Solutions…

Plans are still on for the acquisition of Arcam announced in September, but plans to acquire German 3D printer maker…
Introducing the Rize One 3D Printer and Team…

Rize Inc. developed a zero post-processing 3D printer, led by former members of Objet, Z Corp. and architect of Pro/E…
Webinar: OtterBox Innovation with the Stratasys J750 Webinar: OtterBox Innovation with the Stratasys J750…

On Tuesday September 13th, see how electronics accessory company OtterBox, has used Stratasys 3D printing to advance their business.…
Autodesk 2017 CAM Products Now Available Autodesk 2017 CAM Products Now Available…

Autodesk's CAM solutions include enhanced versions of FeatureCAM, PartMaker and PowerMill, which will be on display at IMTS next month.…
Mastercam 2017 Introduces Maximum Stock Engagement Mastercam 2017 Introduces Maximum Stock Engagement…

Mastercam 2017 introduces a more efficient workflow, improved usability, Dynamic Motion improvements, and new toolpath features like Multiaxis Drill.…
3D Systems Updates CAD/CAM Tooling Software 3D Systems Updates CAD/CAM Tooling Software…

Cimatron version 13 introduces new CAD for tooling functionalities, boosted drafting capabilities and new mold-design applicative tools.…
The MakerBot Replicator 2 Helps Kisi Open Doors Breaking the Barriers to Large-scale 3D Printer Adoption…

This paper will define Rize's one-of-a-kind Augmented Polymer Deposition (APD), how it works and describe the advantages of the technology.…
 
Rize One 3D Printer Speeds Part Turnaround 20% Rize One 3D Printer Speeds Part Turnaround 20%…

A global consumer packaged goods manufacturer compared the part turnaround speed and costs of their Stratasys Fortus and Rize One…
ANSYS in ACTION: A Simple 3D Tool for Fast, Flexible Design ANSYS in ACTION: A Simple 3D Tool for Fast, Flexible…

Watch this video to see how to autosurface any STL for rapid reverse engineering create, edit and prepare models for…
The Current State of 3D Printing and Its Future Value The Current State of 3D Printing and Its Future Value…

This paper looks at how automotive, aerospace and AEC industries are utilizing 3D printing, along with ConnectPress member results from…
Part Quality, Print Speed & Simplicity Matter in 3D Printing Part Quality, Print Speed & Simplicity Matter in 3D Printing…

Watch this webinar to learn why three buying criteria are critical considerations when evaluating a professional 3D printer for concept…
Additive Manufacturing Aids for Jigs and Fixtures Additive Manufacturing Aids for Jigs and Fixtures…

Watch this on-demand webinar to see how manufacturing companies like Volvo Truck are using 3D printed jigs and fixtures for…
Now on Demand: OtterBox Innovation with the Stratasys J750 Now on Demand: OtterBox Innovation with the Stratasys J750…

See how electronics accessory company OtterBox, has used Stratasys 3D printing to advance their business in this on-demand webinar.…
How Software and the Cloud Are Revolutionizing 3D Printing How Software and the Cloud Are Revolutionizing 3D Printing…

One game changer is GrabCAD Print, giving designers the ability to organize print queues, monitor material levels and stay up…
The Core Principle of DFMA: Keep It Simple The Core Principle of DFMA: Keep It Simple…

DFMA tools from Boothroyd Dewhurst give college student a firm grasp of the principles of product design and costing for…
3D Printing Across Diverse Fields Now and Beyond 3D Printing Across Diverse Fields Now and Beyond…

See how companies like Airbus, Trek and Unilver are using Stratasys polyjet multi-material technology for their 3D printing needs.…
May's Innovator Helps Others Innovate in 3D Printing…
Using Autodesk Fusion 360, HoneyPoint3D teachers teach everyone and their mother how to utilize new technology cost effectively.
 
Don't Let Tribal Knowledge Kill Your Shop…
Paul Van Metre shares key steps to eliminate tribal knowledge on the shop floor, so all the processes aren't locked into the brains of one person.
 
Who Will Win in Virtual Reality?…
Jon Peddie compares various VR headsets including Sony's HMD, HTC VIVE and Oculus Rift for virtual reality. See who he thinks will take the lead.
 
Canon Joins the 3D Printing Fray…
At its 2015 Paris Expo, the company announced a bold new concept that it claims will vastly improve 3D printing processes and outputs.
 
CIMdata Publishes Review of CGTech VERICUT…
CIMdata provides its own reflections as well as perspectives offered by CGTech customers whom CIMdata interviewed in this in-depth product review.
 
ReDeTec Introduces Recycled Filament for 3D Printer…
Our Innovator of the Month for April is ReDeTec, inventor of the Protocycler, which creates a 3D printing filament from recycled plastic.