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Tooling Costs Cut by 97% by using 3D Printing (Click here for full article)

3D printing is used in manufacturing process to significantly reduce the time and cost
Supplier of parts for household appliances and commercial vehicles in Germany (Robert Seuffer) is using 3d printing in its manufacturing process to reduce the time and cost of producing injection molded spare parts

Saturday, 26 October 2013 / Author: microplus / Number of views (1096) / Comments(0)

Seven 3D Printing Myths Busted (Article and Videos Here)

3D printing reality Industry Experts explain some 3D Printing Myths

Many people are now aware of the groundbreaking 3d printing technology and may have read some of the many news articles on how this technology will change our lives.

The question is how true and accurate are many of these news stories?

The London Science Museum opens a new exhibit on Wednesday called '3D: Printing the Future." Some industry experts have been invited to guide you around the hype of 3D printing and to look into 3D printing myths in the media and reveal this technology's real-life potential. I was interested to see our UP Plus 3D Printer featured in some of these videos.

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Friday, 11 October 2013 / Author: microplus / Number of views (973) / Comments(0)

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Scientist says 3D Printing is cheaper and Greener that traditional manufacturing. (Click here for full article)

Conclusion drawn after conducting a Lifecycle economic analysis on 3D printing

A Lifecycle economic analysis on 3D printing has concluded that 3D Printing is not only cheaper but also greener.

Michigan Technological University's Joshua Pearce, an associate professor of materials science and engineering/electrical and computer engineering' study showed that making stuff on a 3D printer uses less energy - and therefore releases less carbon dioxide - than producing it in a factory and shipping it to a warehouse.

Thursday, 10 October 2013 / Author: microplus / Number of views (1004) / Comments(0)

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