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PostProcess Annual Survey

PostProcess is the only data-driven solution for 3D post-printing. In 2019, PostProcess Technologies conducted the first-ever Additive Manufacturing Post-Printing survey. It’s time for the annual additive post-printing trends survey Join the only 3D printing industry survey addressing trends and insights for the third step of…

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How to manage dimensional tolerances in 3D printing

managing dimensional tolerances

In this article we are going to discuss some of the most common errors we often see from customers using FDM technology and how to manage dimensional tolerances. 3D printing is a great manufacturing tool that can produce near-net shape geometry without multiple operations. For…

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Tips on Stratasys 3D Printer Tip Calibration

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At Javelin Technologies, we have trained thousands of customers on how to use their brand-new Stratasys dual extruder 3D printers and the mechanics of tip calibration is always one of the trickiest parts to explain and demonstrate. In this article we are going to talk…

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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 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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Procedures for shutting down your 3D printer to avoid costly damage

proper shutdown procedure for 3D printer

Due to the current COVID-19 situation, there may be a need to shutdown your 3D printer for an undetermined amount of time. If this is the case, it is very important to follow the proper procedures for shutting down your 3D printer to avoid damage…

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How to improve Aesthetic and Mechanical Properties of FDM 3D Printed Parts

Vapour smoothing FDM 3D printed parts

Finishing adds Value to your FDM 3D printed parts 3D printing technology breaks the rules of conventional manufacturing. It allows engineers to build complex geometries, create massive parts, consolidate multiple part components and design solely for form, fit and function rather than for the manufacturing…

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3 Reasons why the Stratasys F120 is the best 3D Printer for SOLIDWORKS

protecting your 3D printer with UPS

3D printing is becoming very popular with designers, engineers, educators, and especially SOLIDWORKS users who want to create prototypes of their CAD models. We are often asked the question “What is the best 3D printer for SOLIDWORKS?” That is a great question as there are many…

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Introducing the NEW Stratasys F120 Desktop FDM 3D Printer

Using the Stratasys F120

The Stratays F120 printer has just been unveiled by Stratasys at AMUG 2019. The F120 is an industrial-grade 3D Printer developed to empower offices, work groups and educational institutes. The F120 is the newest member of the Stratasys F123 Series and will perform with the…

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