Prototyping Equipment

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

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

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

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

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

3D Systems to Demonstrate Full Range of Advanced Manufacturing Solutions at Pacific Design & Manufacturing 2016

February 8, 2016

Showcasing comprehensive portfolio of 3D printing materials, on-demand parts services and healthcare solutions Expert additive manufacturing facilities certified for healthcare, automotive and aerospace applications ROCK HILL, S.C. - 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced today that it will bring its full range of advanced manufacturing and healthcare solutions to Pacific Design Manufacturing... Read More

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

3D Systems to Showcase Advanced 3D Technology as Platinum Sponsor at SOLIDWORKS World 2016

February 1, 2016

Demonstrations of end-to-end solutions, from 3D software and printers to on-demand parts manufacturing services Breakout software presentation to discuss "Designing Additive Manufacturing for Production" ROCK HILL, S.C. - 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced today that it will feature its latest 3D printers, materials and software solutions, as well as its on-demand parts manufacturing services... Read More

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

3D Systems Advances MultiJet Printing Capabilities with ProJet MJP 3600 and Enhancements for ProJet MJP 5500X

January 11, 2016

ProJet MJP 3600 doubles print speeds over previous generation ProJet MJP 5500X updates bring higher resolution, faster printing and enhanced elastomeric materials ROCK HILL, S.C. - 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced today the ongoing evolution of its MultiJet Printing (MJP) family of 3D printers with the release of the new high-throughput ProJet® MJP 3600 Series. The company has also... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mechanical Power Transmission, Test & Measuring Instruments

New Prototype Cell Provides Quick Turnaround

January 6, 2016

Santa Maria, CA – Helical Products Company, part of the MW Industries family of companies, announces their new prototype cell dedicated to quickly provide new designs for test and evaluation reducing the lead time for prototypes by over 50%. "For the past 40 years we have been manufacturing custom couplings, u-joints and machined spring prototypes and the lead times have been consistently... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Prototyping Board supports Xilinx Virtex UltraScale (VU) 440 FPGA.

November 19, 2015

Used for prototyping large IPs or mid-size SoCs, Dual VU440 Prodigy Logic Module scales to handle designs up to 88M gates and 177.2 Mb of internal memory. This 280 x 250 mm board offers 518 direct interconnections and 12 GTH transceivers between 2 FPGAs to facilitate design partitioning without cables or interconnection boards. Features include 1,200 GPIOs and 64 GTH transceivers on 12 high-speed connectors, up to 150 MHz performance, and standalone or Cloud Cube™ enterprise operational modes. Read More

Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Synopsys and ARM Expand Collaboration to Accelerate Software Development for ARM-based Designs

November 13, 2015

Collaboration Provides Synopsys with Access to the Latest ARM® Fast Models for Use with Virtualizer Development Kits MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. Highlights:     --  New agreement builds on successful multi-year virtual prototyping         partnership and enables access to the latest ARM Fast models, including         the recently announced ARM Cortex®-A35 processor ... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

Development Board supports IoT applications.

November 10, 2015

With MAX32600MBED, mbed engineers and IoT developers can quickly design embedded systems based on MAX32600 microcontroller. Board includes MAX32600 ARM Cortex®-M3 based microcontroller, prototyping area with adjacent access to precision analog front end connections, I/O access through Arduino®-compatible connectors, additional I/O access through 100 x 100 mil headers, USB interface, and other general-purpose I/O devices. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

Development Kit supports IoT gateways and edge devices.

November 5, 2015

Based on IAP140 quad-core ARM Cortex A53 application processor, Andromeda Box™ Edge is designed for rapid prototyping and development of smart devices. Andromeda Box™ Connect, featuring ARMADA® 385 dual-core ARM Cortex A9 application processor, enables development of IoT gateway solutions. Systems integrate Brillo, Google's OS based on Android, and natively support Weave protocol, enabling phones and devices to talk to each other locally and remotely through cloud. Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Multi-Material 3D Printer targets large dental labs.

November 2, 2015

With triple-jetting capability, Objet500 Dental Selection 3D Printer enables life-like color models and multiple applications to be 3D printed in single run. System produces dental models with gum-like softness and color, range of natural tooth shades, and nerve canals or other anatomy in contrasting materials. Featuring 19.3 x 15.4 x 7.9 in. build volume, printer can produce horizontal build layers as fine as 0.0006 in. Resolution is 600 dpi in X-axis, 600 dpi in Y-axis, and 1,600 dpi in Z-axis. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

MecSoft Announces a Partnership with Creative Tools

October 21, 2015

Irvine, CA – MecSoft Corporation announces today their partnership with Creative Tools. This partnership allows Creative Tools to sell and support MecSoft's 3D printing software tools along with their 3D printers to enable easy and error free 3D printing of models from almost any source. Creative Tools is a provider of market-leading brands of 3D software and hardware in addition to... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Fasteners & Hardware, Test & Measuring Instruments

EVE Device Development Modules foster HMI implementation.

October 8, 2015

While VM810C50A-D features 5.0 in. TFT display with WVGA resolution and resistive touchscreen, VM810C50A-N features 40-pin FFC interface. Latter is used to connect 4.3/5.0 in. LCD and 4-wire resistive touchscreen interface. Both models act as SPI slaves connecting to specified system MCU through SPI interface and support  FT810 series Embedded Video Engine (EVE) ICs. Features include micro speaker, audio power amp, 3-stage audio filter, audio line out option, and LCD backlight control.<br /> Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Metal 3D Printing Systems handle medium, large, extra large parts.

September 30, 2015

With gross deposition rates from 7&ndash;20 lb of metal per hour, Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing (EBAM) 3D printing systems offer scalable production capabilities for parts from 8 in. to 19 ft long. Dual wirefeed option enables 2 different metal alloys to be combined into single melt pool to create custom alloy parts or ingots. To create graded parts/structures, users can change mixture ratio of 2 materials. System utilizes wire feedstock, available in diverse materials. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

FPGA-Based Prototyping System delivers 100 MHz max performance.

September 23, 2015

HAPS®-80 FPGA-Based Prototyping Systems deliver up to 100 MHz multi-FPGA performance and high-speed time-domain multiplexing (HSTDM) technology. Along with ProtoCompiler design automation and debug software, solution uses Xilinx Virtex UltraScale VU440 devices with 26-million-ASIC-gates capacity per FPGA; designs up to 1.6 billion ASIC gates are supported. Components accelerate software development, hardware/software integration, as well as system validation. Read More