Articles by: Rob Greer, CSWP

3D Printing an Oil and Gas Model for Accurate Visual Representation

Hello everyone and welcome to part two of 3D Printing a lightweight Rock Bit. In part one I talked about how I prepared the digital files to be printed on Javelin’s Fortus 450mc. Today I am going to show you how I 3D Printed and Assembled the Rock Bit model. This is what the Rock…

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3D Printing Halloween Decorations

Halloween Models on Fortus 450mc

Check out pictures of our scary 3D Printed Halloween models we used to decorate the Javelin office today.

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Preparing an Oil and Gas Model for 3D Printing

3D Printed Drill Bit

In this blog post learn how an Oil & Gas Rock Bit 3D CAD model, designed for drilling wells in hard rock, is prepared for 3D Printing.

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3D Printed Iron Man Bust

On Saturday Nov.23 2013, Javelin attended the Ontario Professional Engineers Awards Gala (OPEA) held at the Toronto Congress Centre (http://www.ospe.on.ca/events/event_details.asp?id=357660).  We realized that we needed something that would attract attention to our area where we would be displaying various 3D printed samples.  After some thought, it was decided that we would create a 3D Printed…

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Printing multi-material parts with a Stratasys Connex 3D printer

The Connex line of Stratasys Design Series 3D printers is the only 3D printing solution able to use two materials at the same time, and obtain a new one by combining these two base materials. To demonstrate this unique capability I modeled a sample part with 10 different digital materials on it. By using Vero…

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How to quiet down the Objet waterjet pressure unit

This is just a quick tip on how to reduce the noise coming from the pressure unit for the smaller Objet Waterjet.  The water pressure used to clean the support material from the printed parts is generated by a pressure washer type unit.  This device is quite loud so I decided to try to find…

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Stratasys releases a new desktop 3D printer – the Objet30 OrthoDesk

Stratasys has released a new desktop printer specialized for the orthodontics industry, the Objet30 OrthoDesk 3D Printer.  Here are some specifications: You can find more information on the Stratasys blog here: http://blog.objet.com/2013/03/13/dental-digital-orthodontics-3d-printer-orthodesk/ Also here is a link to the product brochure: http://objet.com/sites/default/files/pdfs/Objet30_OrthoDesk_letter_lowres.pdf  

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3D Printed Coat Hanger

3D Printed Coat Hanger

In this time of the year a warm coat is an indispensable piece of attire. Therefore, a good coat hanger is a necessary accessory for any office cubicle. Fortunately, at Javelin, we have plenty of resources to create our own coat hanger – with SolidWorks 3D CAD software and of course, a Stratasys Connex 3D…

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