3D Printing

Quebec customer Jewish General Hospital increases 3D printing capacity to help fight COVID-19

Jewish General Hospital

At Montreal’s Jewish General Hospital, increasing additive manufacturing capacity recently became an urgent need. As the main site for COVID-19 patients in the Montreal area, hospital staff recognized the need for more in-house production of protective face shields and ventilator components. Supported by donor Dr….

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Javelin Technologies’ Professional Services team is here to help

F900 in Additive Manufacturing Center

Javelin Technologies’ Professional Services group is operating at full capacity throughout the ever-evolving COVID situation. Our team is here to support you and your organization in overcoming challenges with leading class additive manufacturing, 3D scanning, and reverse engineering services; though we are all faced with…

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Javelin teams up with Sunnybrook Research Institute to develop and manufacture reusable PPE

Assembled Face Shield

Javelin Technologies Inc. has partnered with Sunnybrook Research Institute to collaboratively develop, manufacture, and rapidly-deploy Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) during the COVID-19 Pandemic for front-line workers across Canada. The project team has developed a modular face shield, based off an open source design, that has been…

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Diran 410MF07 Material Series Part One: Material Characteristics and Properties

Diran robot end effector

Stratasys has recently released Diran 410MF07 material for the Stratasys 370 printer, this material is a nylon based thermoplastic with 7% mineral fill by weight. Additives like minerals or fibers (carbon fiber) are added to nylon to change its material properties and in some cases…

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Strategies for increasing the throughput of your 3D printing operation

eliminating the support structure to increase throughput

When many additive manufacturing (AM) users talk about the performance of a 3D printer, they often compare the maximum mechanical ‘speed’ of the printer itself, which is often measured by the length of toolpath it can extrude for a given time. While it is one…

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The facts of uninterruptable power supply (UPS) system in 3D printers

protecting your 3D printer with UPS

Some of the main concerns our technical support team hears from our customers: “Why did my 3D printer stop in the middle of the print job?” “I must restart my print job wasting valuable time and materials?” “My 3D printer doesn’t even start now.  Can…

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Young inventor returns to Javelin for Advanced SOLIDWORKS Training

Javelin instructor Jamie Hill with Jeffery

Jeffrey, our youngest student, ever, took a SOLIDWORKS Training course with Javelin in March of 2017 at the age of 11. Fast forward to August 2018, he came back for more. As luck would have it, the same instructor led both classes where Jeffrey was…

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Stratasys 3D Printed Medical Models Help Address Surgical Training Challenges

Femur Pair

Teaching and surgical training for the next generation of surgeons involves a very specific and unique set of challenges that will require innovative and forward-thinking solutions. Some of the most common issues that we hear from our medical education partners around the challenges they are…

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Stratasys F123 Series: Printer Operation Issues & Fixes

Stratasys F123 Series

Stratasys has identified a few minor issues with the new F123 Series 3D Printers. Many of the issues have been resolved at the manufacturing level, but machines released before these issues were fixed may require a Field Change Order (FCO). Read the information below to…

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