Additive Manufacturing - State of the Industry
In this blog, we at 3D Labs LLC aim to provide our readers with valuable insights and information on the latest advancements and trends in the field of 3D printing and additive manufacturing. We focus on the application of high-temperature 3D printing technology in various industries such as aerospace, automotive, medical and oil and gas and how it can lead to increased efficiency, reduced costs, and improved product quality. We also address concerns about job loss in the manufacturing industry and how the integration of AI and 3D printing technology can create new opportunities and drive economic growth. Join us in exploring the exciting possibilities of this cutting-edge technology.
Strategies to tackle warping in high-temperature 3D printing: Unleashing the power of infill patterns
Understanding Infill Patterns
Infill patterns play a crucial role in providing structural support and strength to 3D printed objects. They consist of a lattice-like structure that fills the internal regions of the object, providing stability and reducing mat ... [Read More]
Published: June 21, 2023, 8:36 p.m.
Layer Bonding: Ensuring Structural Integrity
Effective layer bonding is crucial to the structural integrity of printed parts. When printing with high-performance materials, maintaining a suitable chamber temperature is essential for promoting proper interlay ... [Read More]
Published: May 11, 2023, 3 p.m.
The field of 3D printing has made huge strides in recent years, and one of the most exciting areas of research is the ability to print complex, multi-material structures. A new study, titled "Rotational multimaterial printing of filaments with subvoxel control," takes this concept even further by developing a met ... [Read More]
Published: Jan. 22, 2023, 11:57 p.m.
The use of high-temperature 3D printed polymers, such as PEEK and PEI 9085, to replace metal parts in various industries has been gaining traction in recent years. These advanced polymers offer a number of advantages over traditional metal parts, including improved performance and cost savings. The 3D Labs HTX 3D printer i ... [Read More]
Published: Jan. 21, 2023, 7:41 p.m.
The ongoing war in Ukraine has had a profound impact on the lives of many people in the country, including those in the additive manufacturing industry. As a result of the conflict, manufacturers of 3D printers in Ukraine and other countries have faced a number of challenges in obtaining raw materials, components, and tran ... [Read More]
Published: Jan. 21, 2023, 7:04 a.m.
Additive manufacturing, also known as 3D printing, has revolutionized the way we design and manufacture parts. One of the materials commonly used in this process is PEEK (polyether ether ketone), which offers a variety of benefits for a wide range of applications.
First and foremost, PEEK is an ... [Read More]
Published: Jan. 21, 2023, 4:31 a.m.
As artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning continue to advance, one of the biggest concerns among many people is the potential for job loss. One area that has seen a lot of attention in this regard is the field of manufacturing, where the integration of AI and 3D printing technology is becoming increasingly preva ... [Read More]
Published: Jan. 21, 2023, 3:51 a.m.