The future of 3D-print bone parts

Scientists from UNSW Sydney have developed a ceramic-based ink that may allow surgeons in the future to 3D-print bone parts complete with living cells that could be used to repair damaged bone tissue. Using a 3D-printer that deploys a special ink made up of calcium phosphate, the scientists developed a new technique, known as ceramic Read more about The future of 3D-print bone parts[…]

TransRoPorter for unmanned missions to Mars

Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq:SSYS), the 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions company, announced that the German Aerospace Centre (Das Deutsche Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt e.V.) is using Stratasys FDM 3D printing for the production of a fully-working prototype of ‘TransRoPorter’ (TRP). TransRoPorter, built at the Institute for Robotics and Mechatronics (Institut für Robotik und Mechatronik), Read more about TransRoPorter for unmanned missions to Mars[…]

Dental SG Resin – the first biocompatible resin in desktop 3D printing

Formlabs, the designer and manufacturer of powerful and accessible 3D printing systems, today announced the release of Dental SG Resin, the first biocompatible resin in desktop 3D printing. Enabling professionals to push new boundaries in digital dentistry, Dental SG is a certified biocompatible Class 1 material designed primarily for surgical guide applications. The latest addition Read more about Dental SG Resin – the first biocompatible resin in desktop 3D printing[…]

New Human-Sized 3D Scanner

3D MakerJet Inc. (OTCPK: MRJT) introduced its new “open air” human-sized 3D scanner at its Orlando showroom by scanning Michael Pinera of Iron Butterfly and Blues Image fame, whose hit “Ride Captain Ride” became a Billboard sensation in 1970 and a popular anthem for an entire generation of rockers. While Pinera was the first, several celebrities have since been Read more about New Human-Sized 3D Scanner[…]

Markforged Launches High-Strength, High-Temperature Fiberglass

Markforged announces their newest material which allows aerospace and automotive customers to leverage Mark Two parts for use in “under hood” applications. This new fiberglass is twice as strong as Markforged’s standard fiberglass material and has a 30% higher heat deflection point (140°C). Markforged empowers engineers with industrial strength 3D printing. By reinforcing nylon parts Read more about Markforged Launches High-Strength, High-Temperature Fiberglass[…]

3D Printed Surgical Tool Transforms ACL Reconstruction

A 3D printed surgical tool may be a medical breakthrough high-performance athletes have been waiting for. DanaMed™ Inc.’s Pathfinder™ ACL Guide is a biocompatible surgical device enabling surgeons to better reconstruct partially or fully torn anterior cruciate ligaments (ACL) and reduce the risk of re-tearing. Stratasys Direct Manufacturing, one of the largest providers of additive Read more about 3D Printed Surgical Tool Transforms ACL Reconstruction[…]