3D Printing, Stratasys, FDM Technology, Applications

How to Use Acetone in Post-Processing: Vapor Smoothing FDM Parts

May 9, 2017

If you have an FDM 3D printer, you might have heard about vapor smoothing parts. For those who have not seen it yet, you're in luck! Because in this blog we discuss how to use acetone in post-processing and use vapor smoothing on FDM parts.

3D Printing, Stratasys, FDM Technology

How to Maintain a Stratasys FDM 3D Printer

May 2, 2017

In a previous blog, I explained how to maintain a Stratasys Objet 3D printer and the importance of keeping your machines running smoothly. Regardless of which printer you have, there are certain levels of upkeep required. In this blog, we outline how to maintain a Stratasys FDM 3D printer.

3D Printing, Stratasys, FDM Technology

How To Recover From Loss of Extrusion in Your 3D Printer

April 28, 2017

3D Printing, Stratasys, FDM Technology, Applications

What to Know About Composite Tooling with FDM Technology

April 25, 2017

Stratasys 3D printers support a wide range of additive manufacturing applications. PolyJet and FDM technology offer game-changing solutions from rapid prototyping to manufacturing tools and production parts to finishing processes. This blog provides an overview of popular 3D printing applications and what to know about composite tooling with FDM technology.

3D Printing, Stratasys, FDM Technology

International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS): Infinite Build 3D Demonstrator

April 19, 2017

In part 1 of our two-part International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) blog, we explored the Robotic Composite 3D Demonstrator introduced at last year's event. But the multi-axis additive manufacturing robot wasn't the only technology that took crowds by storm. In part 2 of our blog series, we dive into the Infinite Build 3D Demonstrator and what this system has to offer the manufacturing technology industry.

Stratasys, PolyJet Technology, Make Your Own Solution

Make Your Own Solution: Chocolate Bunny Molds

April 14, 2017

With the Easter holiday around the corner, we wanted to get into the Spring spirit. So for this week's “Make Your Own Solution” blog, I decided to 3D print chocolate bunny molds using a Stratasys Objet30 Pro.

3D Printing, Stratasys, FDM Technology

International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS): Robotic Composite 3D Demonstrator

April 12, 2017

At last year's International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) in Chicago, attendees got a glimpse of several of the most innovative, emerging technologies. Out of 2,407 exhibitors, Stratasys caught all eyes and ears with the Robotic Composite 3D Demonstrator and Infinite Build 3D Demonstrator. In part 1 of our two-part blog, we explore what the 3D printing robot has to offer the manufacturing technology industry.

SOLIDWORKS, 3D CAD, 3D Printing, Stratasys, TriMech News

3D Technology Round-Up: March 2017

March 31, 2017

March was an exciting month for the 3D printing and CAD communities! Check out some of our favorite news highlights from this month.

3D Printing, Stratasys, PolyJet Technology

Effects of a Poor UV Calibration in Your PolyJet 3D Printer

March 29, 2017

If you’re a PolyJet user, there is a good chance you’ve experienced under-cured or over-cured parts at least once—especially if the UV Calibration Wizard hasn’t been run in a while. In this blog, I’ll explain the effects of a poor UV calibration (low and high) and how to avoid running into these problems.

3D Printing, 3D Printing Materials, Stratasys, FDM Technology

How to Change FDM Material Color

March 15, 2017

Stratasys' PolyJet 3D printing technology is widely known for combining color and providing extreme levels of detail and realism. But what if we told you FDM materials are getting more advanced and can also provide visual appeal? In our blog, we explain how to change FDM material color and achieve that finished product appearance.

3D Printing, Stratasys

What You Need To Know About Metal 3D Printing

March 13, 2017

Metal 3D printing seems to be the next big thing in additive manufacturing. While it’s been around for awhile, the process is still notoriously known as an expensive choice. So companies are looking for more affordable alternatives.

3D Printing, Events and Webinars, SOLIDWORKS World, Stratasys, TriMech News

SOLIDWORKS World 2017 TriMech Sponsored Giveaway

March 3, 2017

We are excited to announce the winner of our TriMech Sponsored Giveaway!

At SOLIDWORKS World 2017, TriMech sponsored a giveaway in honor of the new Stratasys F123 Series product launch. Participants gathered at the Stratasys booth to view the new F370 FDM printer and entered to win a TriMech gift basket that included a $50 Amazon giftcard. TriMech randomly selected one winner, who we are happy to announce is Philip Cathell from Orbital ATK.