Posts Tagged ‘3D Printer’

3D Printing Material Spotlight: Stratasys FDM Nylon 12

There has been recent interest in the Stratasys Nylon 12 3D Printing material. To showcase some of the features of this great product, we have put together Nylon 12 FAQ, usage tips and best practices information. Continue reading to learn more about this innovative material. What is Nylon 12? Nylon is classed as a PA (Polyamide)…

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3D Printing in Schools – Health & Safety FAQ Continued

Earlier this month we posted part two of our three-part blog series covering 3D Printing Health & Safety in schools. We will now answer the remaining FAQ that educators have about 3D printing. Health and safety (H&S) considerations and the successful implementation of 3D Printers are very important to Javelin, Stratasys and MakerBot. Our MakerBot & Stratasys…

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3D Printed Parts to Boost Wheelchair Basketball Canada

2017 has gotten off to a rocking start! In early 2017, Javelin partnered with coaches and advisers from Wheelchair Basketball Canada to design and print sensor housings for a kinetics project. Scope: To design and print housings for an accelerometer that mounts directly to the rear axle of a wheelchair to measure and improve the…

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3D Printed Winter Wonderland: The Snowflake Challenge

Last month for the company tree decorating ceremony the designers and architects at DIALOG DESIGN in Calgary, Alberta were given a challenge to create unique custom designed snowflakes – a Snowflake Challenge. The results were remarkable and resulted in a wide variety of spectacular designs. Some of the designs were driven by algorithms to make them…

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3D Printing in Schools – Health & Safety FAQ

Our MakerBot & Stratasys 3D Printers are a mainstay in education at all levels – elementary & high schools, colleges & universities and also public libraries. This past September we posted part one of our three-part blog series covering 3D Printing Health & Safety in schools. We will now dig further into the topic! Health and safety (H&S)…

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3D Printed Jig Gets Tested in the Waves

Most of you do not know this, but in my previous career I was a professional windsurfer. I competed for Team Canada and represented Canada at many international events around the world. I have taken some time away from the sport since retiring in 2012, as I needed a mental break after running around the world for…

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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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Robotic Composite 3D Demonstrator to revolutionize printing of composite parts

Stratasys and Siemens have been working very closely together to further their shared vision of making 3D printing a viable and indispensable component of production manufacturing. As an example of this vision, Stratasys developed the Robotic Composite 3D Demonstrator, integrating its core additive manufacturing technologies with industrial motion control hardware and design-to-3D printing software capabilities…

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