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, Stratasys, FDM Technology, 3D Printing Materials

    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.

    3D Printing, Stratasys, PolyJet Technology

    How to Maintain a Stratasys Objet 3D Printer

    March 1, 2017

    A clean 3D printer is a healthy 3D printer. To obtain the greatest accuracy and increase the longevity of your machines, it is important to keep them running smoothly. In this blog, we break down how to maintain a Stratasys Objet 3D Printer.

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

    3D Technology Round-Up: February 2017

    February 28, 2017

    February came with SOLIDWORKS World 2017 and tons of exciting news and announcements from the 3D printing industry. Check out some of our favorites.

    3D Printing, Stratasys, FDM Technology

    1988 - 2017: Road to The New Stratasys F123 Series

    February 14, 2017

    Like other companies trying to improve productivity, compete against rivals and maintain an edge with customers, Stratasys is always striving to break new ground. This blog explores the progression of Stratasys FDM 3D Printers from the invention of FDM technology in 1988 to the new Stratasys F123 Series product launches in 2017.

    3D Printing, Events and Webinars, Stratasys, FDM Technology

    Product Launch: New Stratasys F123 3D Printer Series

    February 6, 2017

    Stratasys made a BIG announcement at SOLIDWORKS World 2017, releasing a new Stratasys F123 3D Printer Series with "Performance so good, you won’t believe it’s so easy to use!" Be the first to see the F170, F270 and F370 in action by reading our blog:


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

    3D Technology Round-Up: January 2017

    January 31, 2017

    The start of 2017 came with some exciting new developments in the technology and engineering world. Check out some of our favorite highlights from January.

    3D Printing, Stratasys, PolyJet Technology

    How to Prepare Your Stratasys Objet Desktop Printer for Transport

    January 16, 2017

    When the lease is up at the office or you’re in the middle of moving buildings, the last thing you want to worry about is how to prep your Stratasys 3D printer for transport. Stop stressing over questions like “How do you pack this thing up?” or How do you make sure everything is secure, so material doesnt clog the print heads or the fluid lines?”, and learn the best ways to transport your machine. 

    3D Printing, Tech Tips, Stratasys, FDM Technology

    Tech Tip: Fortus 250mc Tip Replacement Instructions

    November 22, 2016

    To ensure optimum performance, it’s important to inspect your machinery on a daily, weekly and monthly basis and monitor proper upkeep. Like any other piece of equipment, Stratasys Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) 3D printers also require preventative maintenance from time to time. For instance, at around 2,000 hours of use, it’s a good idea to check and replace the tips on various FDM technology. In our blog, we will walk you through step-by-step Fortus 250mc tip replacement instructions. Here’s how: