Tech News

3D Printing Is Now Ready For Star Wars

By |February 1st, 2018|

TuPOD, a 3d printed satellite cum deployment platform for other satellites, successfully completed its first mission after it was launched from ISS (International Space Station) for satellite deployment & burnt up while re-entering the earth

 

 

For the 3d printing enthusiasts, the joy lies in the fact that once the TuPOD was 3d printed, it met the […]

3D Printing Technology – Changing The Dynamics Of Economic Planning And Public Healthcare

By |December 5th, 2017|

The government of India, along with state government of Andhra Pradesh has planned a $6 million 3d printing facility in the city of Vizag. AP Medical Tech Zone is a public private partnership and first of its kind specific to the field of medical device manufacturing.

Some note worthy features & aims of the project are:

To […]

3D Printing Blitzkriegs Into European Auto Industry

By |October 13th, 2017|

Volkswagen Autoeuropa has released astonishing data, relative to their usage of 3D Printing Technology in their assembly line for producing tooling components in auto industry since 2014 :

Reduction in production cost by over 90%

Tool development time reduced by 95%

Annual saving of almost $160K

 

Projected saving for this year $200K
Initial investment in 3d printers recovered within two months

3D […]

Adidas Goes 3D Way – 3D Is Everything

By |May 5th, 2017|

 

As we have extensively discussed 3D printing technology in previous articles so let us compile the adidas & 3D printing latest development as follows:

 

3D Printer & technology being used by Adidas – Carbon 3D printer & Continuous Liquid Interface Production.

 

2. Product being manufactured for mass sales –  The mid sole of the sneaker named the […]

Research Group Concludes, Enclosed 3D Printers Are Safe For Users

By |March 14th, 2017|

The title of the published report is “Enclosure performance: Ultra-fine particles (UFPs) and volatile organic compounds (VOCs) removal efficiency of desktop 3D printer enclosures”. Study conducted by Built Environment Research Group, Illinois Institute of Technology, concluded that in enclosed environment the general emission hazards are well within limits for most of the 3D Printers tested. […]

Fabricated In Your Basement, Roar Of Your V8 Engine Sounds Good

By |February 23rd, 2017|

 

After many huge leaps, comes another example of how 3D Printing technology is breaking new barriers of taking precision manufacturing from factories to our small home labs.

 

 

Builder Eric Harrell has created a functional scale model replica of V8 engine belonging to the last generation Chevy Camaro, just by 3D Printing it. Except a few fasteners […]