Posts by Sarah Pew

How 3D Printing Will Revolutionize Eyewear

When you walk into an eyewear store, chances are it took about 18 months for that eyewear company to develop every single one of those frames you see on the shelves. Now consider that eyewear manufacturers may release up to 150 new frame designs to market every week. Together, the top eyewear manufacturers across the globe…

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FDM Thermoform Tooling: What It Is and Why It Works

There’s a good chance you interact with multiple thermoformed products on a daily basis, whether that be in your grocery store, your car, or probably even your fridge. But what does it mean if something is thermoformed? Thermoforming is a conventional plastics forming process where heat is used to bring a sheet of plastic to its sagging point,…

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Medical Case Study: Accelerate Time-to-Market with 3D Printing

Use the power of 3D printing’s speed and precision to streamline your medical device development. Nidek Technologies, developer of ophthalmological diagnostic systems, leveraged this technology to accelerate prototyping and clinical trials. Continue reading to learn about Nidek’s success and find out how 3D printing is a key factor in reducing their time to market. A…

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3D Printer Promotion: Save on the Fortus 380mc

The Fortus 380mc 3D production system lets you build, accurate, repeatable parts faster than ever before. Produce jigs, fixtures, factory tooling and end-use parts, as well as functional prototypes to withstand stringent testing. With four layer thicknesses to choose from, you can strike the right balance between strength, detail, and FDM’s fastest build time. If…

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See the New Stratasys F170 3D Printer at WMTS 2017

From June 6th to June 8th Javelin is exhibiting at the Western Manufacturing Technology Show 2017 (WMTS) at the Edmonton Expo Centre in Edmonton, Alberta. Visit booth #537 to see the latest in Stratasys 3D Printing. Javelin’s 3D Printing experts will be onsite to perform live demonstrations and answer any questions you have about this technology. 3D Printed prototypes and a Stratasys F170 3D Printer will…

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3D Printing in Clinical Simulation for Improved Education and Training

3D Printing can reduce costs, improve patient care and increase speed at nearly every step in the medical innovation value chain. This results in improved profitability, increased technology adoption and agile market responsiveness. Stratasys 3D printing solutions enhance the outcomes and economics of medical solutions. Together, three institutions are shaping the future of vascular health…

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3D Printed Jigs and Fixtures Optimizing Auto and Aero Design

Let’s say you need to produce testing equipment for the some of the most vital, complex industries in the world, like aerospace, defense, automotive, rail and others. In these industries, there is a lot riding on whether a part passes or fails rigorous testing. Producing this testing equipment quickly, flexibly and with 100% precision is an…

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3D Printed Dress Oscillates with Energy at NY Fashion Week

At a gallery near Bleecker Street in New York City, one of the top names in fashion recently took center stage for a milestone runway event – largely made possible through the power of 3D printing. NY Fashion Week is often associated with big name celebrities and stunning haute couture, but this time one of…

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