Prototyping Equipment

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Sciaky's EBAM Metal 3D Printing Solution Drastically Reduces Time, Waste and Costs on a Mission-Critical Titanium Satellite Part for Lockheed Martin Space Systems

July 14, 2016

Lockheed Martin Chairman, President and CEO, Marilyn A. Hewson, shares the benefits of using Sciaky's metal additive manufacturing technology CHICAGO - Sciaky, Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries, Inc. (PSI) and leading provider of metal additive manufacturing (AM) solutions, announced today that its Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing (EBAM™) technology helped aerospace... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

FPGA Prototyping Becomes Even More Precise with Latest Additions to S2C's World-Class Prodigy(TM) Prototype Ready(TM) Interface Library

July 12, 2016

8 New Modules Give Designers Ability to Focus Development to Achieve Greater Product Differentiation and Faster Time-to-Market SAN JOSE, Calif. - S2C Inc., a worldwide leader of FPGA-based prototyping solutions for today's innovative designs, announced today the addition of 8 new Prototype Ready interface cards and accessories to its extensive library of over 90 pre-engineered hardware... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

SLM Solutions to Feature SLM 280HL Metal 3D Printer at First IMTS

June 23, 2016

Novi, MI — As the largest industrial trade show in North America, IMTS will feature an additive manufacturing section at this year’s event, September 12-17. Making a splash at its first IMTS, SLM Solutions will feature the top-selling SLM 280HL metal additive manufacturing system, their mid-range machine with a build envelope of 280x280x350mm. As with all SLM Solutions machines, the SLM... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Japanese Automaker, Daihatsu, Collaborates with Local Designers to Offer Car Design Customization Using Stratasys 3D Printing

June 22, 2016

Carmaker worked with top Japanese designers to create unique, customizable automotive exterior ‘Effect Skins’ for their 2-door convertible MINNEAPOLIS REHOVOT, Israel - Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq:SSYS), the 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions company, says automaker Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd, (Daihatsu) is one of the first manufacturers to deliver on the 3D printing vision of mass... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

RenAM 500M Presented at IMTS 2016

June 8, 2016

Metal additive manufacturing for industrial production Designed and engineered with serialized production in mind, the Renishaw RenAM 500M builds complex metallic components directly from CAD using metal powder bed fusion technology. The machine will be featured at IMTS 2016 in Renishaw’s booth E-5509 in the East Building of Chicago’s McCormick Place. The RenAM 500M is first in a family... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

HEVC Test Suites offer multiview, screen content coding options.

June 8, 2016

MV-HEVC extension provides means to efficiently encode content with multiple camera views to allow stereoscopic video applications. Streams cover resolutions up Level 6.1 and comprise test sets to check multiple syntax elements of MV-HEVC. Also available, HEVC-SCC (Screen Content Coding) extensions improve compression efficiency for non-camera-captured video with significant graphics, text, or animation content. Both extensions aid manufacturers developing HEVC-compliant decoders. Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

Trimmable Backlighting Kit accelerates display prototyping.

June 6, 2016

Along with 0.45 or 0.3 mm thin, 6 x 11 in., Clad Flat Fiber™ (CFF) flexible optical sheets, Cut-2-Size™ Backlighting Kits include PCB with 8 white, side-fire LEDs that can be powered by 9 Vdc supply. Polycarbonate panels can be cut into any shape or size using such standard cutting tools as scissors or knife. LED board can also be cut in order to create 2 separate boards, and adhesive strip on circuit board stabilizes transition edge while also promoting coupling of light guide panel. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

BAAM Continues to Receive Accolades

June 1, 2016

Cincinnati Incorporated accepts Manny award for biggest breakthrough with Big Area Additive Manufacturing machine. Cincinnati Incorporated’s (CI) Big Area Additive Machine (BAAM) received the “Biggest Breakthrough of the Year” award from the 2016 Manny Awards, sponsored by Cincinnati Magazine. The Manny Awards, now in their 10th year, are committed to recognizing the greatest... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Field Programmable Gate Arrays aid space system prototyping.

May 23, 2016

Providing same timing and power characteristics as space flight units, RTG4™ PROTO FPGAs enable prototyping and design validation activities for radiation-tolerant, high-speed FPGAs. These prototyping products, which can be reprogrammed multiple times without being removed from development board, specifically facilitate hardware timing verification as well as power evaluation. All products come in non-hermetic, ceramic packages. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Power Transmission, Test & Measuring Instruments

Voice Coil Actuator Kit accelerates prototype development.

May 23, 2016

Voice Coil Actuator (VCA) Developer's Kit includes 6 actuators with ODs from 32–113.8 mm, force performances from 15.56–1,512 N, and total strokes from 6.35–31.7 mm. Designed to facilitate prototype building for those unfamiliar with VCA technology, kit provides all necessary components to build operational actuation system. Built-in feedback sensor and programmable controller with MotionLab Software runs on user’s local PC, and sample programs are included. Read More

Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

FDM 3D Printers suit demanding manufacturing applications.

May 20, 2016

With sacrificial tooling solution, Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM®)-based 3D Printers can rapidly create complex, hollow composite parts. ST-130 material and fill patterns accelerate dissolution and build speed, while optimizing autoclave performance and tool quality. ULTEM 9085 Aerospace grade filaments allow full production traceability in compliance with aerospace requirements. Offering smooth matte finish, PC-ABS material is suited for challenging applications, such as power-tool prototyping. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

3D Systems and Partners to Showcase How End-to-End 3D Printing Solutions are Transforming Industries at RAPID 2016

May 17, 2016

Complete ecosystem of printers, materials, software, services, and partner network unlocks full potential of 3D printing ROCK HILL, S.C. – 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced today that it will showcase how customers are using its end-to-end 3D printing solutions to optimize designs, enhance workflows, bring products to market faster and transform industries at the RAPID 2016 Conference and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Stratasys 3D Printed Dresses by Designer Noa Raviv Feature at 'Manus x Machina' Exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

May 9, 2016

MINNEAPOLIS REHOVOT, Israel – Stratasys Ltd (Nasdaq:SSYS), the 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions company, announced that two of its 3D printed pieces, which are incorporated into dresses by designer Noa Raviv, are featured in “Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology,” a new exhibition opening today at The Metropolitan Museum of Art (MET) in New York. Curated by... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Mazak Presents its HYBRID Approach to Additive Manufacturing at RAPID

April 18, 2016

Company combines additive and subtractive processes with multi-tasking part processing FLORENCE, Ky. - Mazak firmly established its position at the forefront of additive manufacturing with the development of HYBRID Multi-Tasking technology, which the company will present at this year’s RAPID Conference and Expo. The event takes place at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

3D Printer streamlines color, multi-material prototype production.

April 8, 2016

Accelerating production of realistic models and prototypes, J750 prints full color, multi-material parts in one 3D print. Users can choose from 360,000+ different color shades and multiple material properties – from opaque to transparent and from rigid to flexible – in same part. Post-processing is not required. Users can physically experience true product prototypes within hours of developing initial concept, which allows immediate design and function validation. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

FATHOM and Nano Dimension Agree to Collaborate on Introduction of Nano Dimension's 3D Printer

March 25, 2016

Oakland, CA — FATHOM, an industry-leading advanced manufacturer with an expertise in 3D printing, announced today that it has signed an agreement to collaborate with Nano Dimension, a leader in the area of 3D Printed Electronics, (NASDAQ, TASE: NNDM), on introducing their DragonFly 2020 3D Printer to Silicon Valley and the greater West Coast area. The innovative inkjet system allows designers... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

ARC Group Worldwide, Inc. Announces Record Metal 3D Printing Backlog

March 16, 2016

DELAND, FL. - ARC Group Worldwide, Inc. ("ARC" and the “Company”) (NASDAQ: ARCW), a leading global provider of advanced manufacturing and 3D printing solutions, announced today a record backlog at 3DMT, its 3D printing division, established in late 2013.  Given the growing demand of metal 3D printing, 3DMT’s current sales backlog is now greater than its inception-to-date revenues. ... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Elio Motors Releases Body Framing and Engine Cradle Design to Suppliers for E-Series Engineering Prototype Builds

February 19, 2016

Design and engineering team meets major milestone, marches toward April 15th Material Release Date for E-1 Engineering Test Vehicles DETROIT, – Elio Motors, the startup vehicle manufacturer launching a three-wheeled vehicle that will get up to 84 MPG with a targeted base price of $6,800, today announced that it has released to its suppliers the body framing and engine cradle design for its... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Essemtec Will Exhibit 3D Assembly and Jet Printing Solutions at APEX

February 19, 2016

Glassboro, NJ Essemtec, the Swiss manufacturer of production systems for electronic assembly and packaging, today announced that it will exhibit in Booth #962 at the 2016 IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place March 15-17, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.  Essemtec will display technical innovations in 3D assembly and jet printing with live demonstrations. Assembly in 3D ... Read More

Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

3D Printing System targets additive manufacturing industry.

February 9, 2016

Fostering access to and adoption of multi-color and multi-material 3D printing, Objet Connex3 offers simplified design-to-3D print workflow. This unified, multi-color, multi-material offering, featuring Adobe color management and connectivity, lets users evaluate and re-design 3D models to accommodate time-sensitive deadlines. Functionality supports ability to combine materials, textures, and colors in one part. Direct quoting, validation, and previewing functions are standard. Read More