Southern Ontario Manufacturing Network Talks 3D Printing

DAL Presenting Innovation Breakfast

Recently Javelin Technologies was asked to present recently Golden Horseshoe Manufacturing Network - Innovation Breakfast held at the Ron Joyce Centre, part of the the DeGroote School of Business at McMaster University.  The event, sponsored by Ontario Centres of Excellence, b ... Read More

Designing for 3D Printing – a Practical Example

3D printed speaker wall mount with lock.

In previous posts I wrote about the recommended clearances and tolerances for modeling parts intended to be Printed in 3D with an Objet machine. In order to verify these recommendations I have modeled a wall mount for a small speaker consumer product, consisting of an assembly of ... Read More

Objet and Stratasys Merger: The union of two 3D Printing leaders

objet + stratasys

Objet and Stratasys officially announced their merger today, December 3, 2012, resulting in the creation of a $3 billion multi-solution company. Stratasys now carries a broad portfolio of digital manufacturing and rapid prototyping solutions, including FDM, Polyjet, and Drop On ... Read More

3D Printing and Plastic Injection: How to make functional injection molds in a 3D printer.

Digital mold in place in the support plates.

Objet is continuously developing new materials. One of the materials that they recently launched was the ABS like (RGD5160-DM). A unique digital material that combines the best of its components: toughness, heat resistance and flexibility. If you add those great features to a 3D ... Read More

How to make the right decision when purchasing a 3D printer – ROI: Losing money and have not realized it?

Cork-Screw Image 3

The common questions that come to most people's minds when considering the purchase of a 3D printer are: How much money am I spending in outsourcing prototypes? How many prototypes am I building every month, every year? What is the cost of having an in house 3D printing ... Read More