Allocating Your Time to the Right Customers

Additive Manufacturing technology has been proven to have the highest impact at industrial levels. In this growing industrial 3D printing network services need to identify the right clients to remain competitive, especially as more companies want a piece of the pie.

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How 3D Printing Services Overcome the Problems of Manual Quotes

Capturing the growing demand in a complex market like 3D printing is always challenging. The different issues of each customer are evident in processes that demand high precision and expertise. Meeting incoming customer requests is not yet a problem, but how will you adapt as your demand triples in the next 1-2 years?

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Topics: 3D printing Processes 3D Service Optimization

The Future of Car Production - How Local Motors is Using Additive Manufacturing

Founded on the principle that co-creation and open collaboration will transform the world of transportation, Local Motors has rallied a global network of inspired innovators to confront the world’s most formidable challenges. In their relatively short history, they have proved the feasibility of collaborative automotive design and industrial 3D printing of many components and assemblies.

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5 Key Ways AM Production Will Lower Costs for the Automotive Industry (Part 1)

The automotive industry is constantly balancing the efficiency of traditional production lines and the demand of servicing customers worldwide. Heads of production and cost analysts need to determine if the benefits of mass fabrication outweigh shipping costs, storage costs and the amount of time required for production against the benefits of Additive Manufacturing. But as the technology comes of age, the scales are shifting...

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Topics: 3D printing Industry Automotive

Metal 3D Printing on the Rise Part 2: Healthcare and Architecture Industries

In our previous post we discussed the current use cases of metal 3D printing in the aerospace, defense, and automotive industries, and the growth that metal AM technologies are bringing into these sectors. This post focuses on healthcare and architecture, the other two industries that are being fundamentally changed by the adoption of metal AM.

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Topics: 3D printing Additive Manufacturing Architecture Industry Metal Healthcare

New Feature: Commenting on 3D Projects

Additive ManufacturingThe increasing complexity of today’s 3D projects demands simpler and more efficient communication processes. The comments feature within platforms will accelerate production and decision making as well as remove errors caused by inefficient communication.

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Why the US Economy Needs 3D Printing Now, More than Ever

The United States is a world leader in additive manufacturing. A majority of the top AM companies are based in the US, but a shrinking workforce of skilled laborers has led to uncertainty about the expansion of AM. Throughout the US, educational environments are shifting and the government has renewed funding for advanced manufacturing to ensure that the 3D printing industry achieves its potential and benefits the US economy.

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Topics: 3D printing Additive Manufacturing Industry USA Growth

US Leads 3D Printing with a Major Potential for Growth

Every year, innovation strengthens additive manufacturing’s foothold within the global economy. But even with the steady growth of the current market share, there still exists a vast potential for expansion, especially in the United States, which is expected to remain at the forefront of AM in the coming years. The American automotive, medical, dental, and aerospace sectors stand out as key factors in the major growth potential.  

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Topics: 3D printing Additive Manufacturing Industry USA Growth

New Feature: Share and Collaborate on 3D Projects with 3YOURMIND

The average 10-20 person product design team includes engineers and designers, project managers and the purchasing department. 3YOURMIND makes their work simpler with Team Access for 3D Print Projects. The platform enables the team to add members to work on 3D projects (and comment in them) simply as inputting their email address.

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How to Adjust a 3D Design for 3D Printing

It is known that 3D models aren’t always as perfect in reality as on our screen. So what are the best practices for modelling an object that will be 3D printed? We will show you how to avoid the most common mistakes, learn how materials and 3D technologies affect the printability of a model, and ensure you create a high quality designs.

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Topics: 3D printing 3d modeling 3D Guides Best Practice

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