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D-Entity is a 50-year-old, full-service dental and orthodontic laboratory that has embraced technology change as a means to deliver affordable and quality care to patients. It has two facilities in Italy, in Modena and Rimini, and co-owner Roberto Acorsi says the company has embraced all things...

Hazleton Casting Company in Eastern Pennsylvania can now offer fast-turnaround castings without expensive hard tooling to its specialty equipment manufacturers Revolutionizing a manufacturing process that has been around for more than 5,000 years isn’t done overnight, but that is precisely what is happening in the metal...

DEARBORN, Mich., April 20,2017 — EnvisionTEC, a leading global manufacturer of professional-grade 3D printers and materials, today launches a new power protection system line of accessories to ensure that voltage fluctuations and power outages don’t disrupt the 3D printing process for its users. More than just...

In this paper, learn the difference between SLA, DLP and 3SP for additive manufacturing in a large build envelope when high accuracy, repeatability, reliability and throughput are required. SLA has inherent difficulties building large parts that are expensive to correct with galvo mirrors, optical systems and...

How the Loop Was Born Maarten Bodewes didn’t set out to get into the hearing care business. A young engineer for Microsoft in Antwerp, Belgium, he was busy enjoying life — including the joys of clubbing and live music. After one night out having fun, Maarten couldn’t shake...

Lead Prototype and Senior DLP Technician

From Machinist to 3D Printing Expert — Growing up in the metro Detroit area, Matt Moser was immersed in machinery. “I grew up around machinists and picked up machining pretty quickly,” said Moser. “It was so much information that I couldn’t put it on any resume.” A graduate of...

Medical Design Technology | March 23, 2017 ~ In “Medical 3D Printing: The Current State of Viable Materials,” 3Diligent offers perspective about the various materials used in medical 3D Printing, including aqueous solutions/bioinks, polymers, low-temperature polymers, high-temperature polymers, thermostat polymers and metals. [caption id="attachment_142042" align="alignleft" width="150"]...

Irvine Public Schools Foundation surprised Irvine High School's Archana Jain, a math teacher, and her students with a $20,000 Innovation Grant, which will provide the school with an EnvisionTEC Micro EDU 3D printer package. IRVINE – Teachers and students at five schools received grants totaling $100,000...

3D Printing Business Directory | March 20, 2017 ~ A team at Northwestern University developed a comprehensive approach for creating robust, elastic, designer Lunar and Martian regolith simulant (LRS and MRS, respectively) architectures using ambient condition, extrusion-based 3D printing of regolith simulant inks. Northwestern University is also...

With more than 100 3D print jobs a week, Oral Arts puts its seven 3D printers through the paces, and the team knows from experience which 3D printers really deliver Thomas Winstead founded Oral Arts Dental Laboratories in 1970 in Huntsville, Alabama. Oral Arts has grown...

Luke S. Kahng owns and operates one of the most successful and innovative dental labs in the United States. His LSK121 Oral Prosthetics outside of Chicago serves about 500 dentists, primarily in North America. A Korean immigrant, Kahng is proud of the work his company does...