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April 14, 2021
Compared with traditional manufacturing, the proportion of 3D printing services has been increasing in recent years. So, what are the specific factors that affect the cost of 3D printing? 1. Material cost The cost of raw materials is different for different similar 3D printing materials, and the cost of materials under different processing techniques varies...
April 13, 2021
3D printing has been developed for decades since it appeared in the mid-1990s. But the development of this industry is not very mature. So what is the development direction of 3D printing? I think there are three aspects. Standards and standard setting bodies When a laboratory makes drawings and needs to share them, it will...
April 12, 2021
There are many limits of 3D printing to develop such as materials, machines, worry about intellectual property, moral challenge, commitment of costs and so on. Limitation of materials Firstly, one of the limits is materials. Although high-end industrial printing can realize the printing of plastics, some metals or ceramics, the materials that cannot realize the...
April 8, 2021
Where can I go to get something 3D printed? There are many online 3d printing services website which can upload the files and choose materials to get 3D printed. For example, i.materialise, Shapeways, lava.limited and so on. In LAVA you can 3D print parts of almost any material you want. Our 3D printing process includes...
How does 3D printing cost?
April 7, 2021
How does 3D printing cost? For all 3D printing service providers, the The cost of 3D printing are calculated by the weight of materials. Currently, all materials uploaded by LAVA are calculated by weight. For example, the unit price of standard resin material is 0.2 US dollars per gram. Friends who know a little about...
What is 3D Printing?
March 24, 2021
What is 3D Printing? Generally speaking, it is a kind of rapid prototyping technology, also known as additive manufacturing. And it is a technology based on digital model file, using powder metal or plastic and other adhesive materials to construct objects by layer printing. Realization 3D printing is usually realized by digital technology material printer. Moreover,...
The impact of the epidemic on 3D printing
December 3, 2020
The outbreak of cowid-19 in 2020 has affected all aspects of people's lives. And what is the impact of the epidemic on 3D printing? It is hard to imagine that 3D printing, which has only been widely recognized in recent years, was born as early as 1983. In 2012, the British "The Economist" magazine published...
3D Printing technology in ancient artifacts
November 28, 2020
Archeologist using 3D printing technology to create  artifacts Archeologist Néstor Marqués is on the cutting side of the remediation, using 3D printing technology as a method to assist individuals to connect with ancient history. Starting in 2012, Néstor started experimenting with means to integrate his love of modern technology with his enthusiasm for archeology. This...
Top 10 3D Printing related blogs
November 19, 2020
As its current and potential uses are constantly expanded, 3D Printing has more and more practical uses through increased adaptability. So, where’s the best place to catch up on all that juicy 3D printing news? We’ve taken a look and compiled our top 10 3D Printing related blogs. With insightful content, original designs and products, concise...
KFC will test 3D bioprinting
November 12, 2020
KFC will test 3D bioprinting. Isn't that amazing news? That is no doubt that 3D printing technology is more and more widely used. KFC announced a chain in a July 16 news release. It's that they will certainly examine hen nuggets made with 3D bioprinting innovation in Moscow, Russia, this autumn.   The poultry chain...
FARSOON DEBUTS ITS FLIGHT 252P 3D PRINTER AND TWO NEW INDUSTRIAL POLYMERS
July 13, 2020
Powder bed fusion specialist Farsoon has announced its new high temperature 252Pseries of polymer SLS 3D printers. The set comprises two variants are the ST252P (higher power) and the HT252P (lower power). And it features the company’s proprietary Flight technology. Besides, Farsoon will also be releasing two new plastic powder materials to complement the 252P....
7 Unique 3D printding Projects to Do this 2021!
July 12, 2020
Do you want to do something unique this summer break? Well, why not invest in online 3D printing? You can read 7 unique 3D printing projects and try them on this article. Summer break is on and you want to do something productive for yourself! Well, here’s a suggestion why not go for 3D printing projects?...
what are the advantages of 3d printing?
July 10, 2020
Many businesses are opting for print in 3D today for developing their business prototypes. In fact, the advantages of 3D printing is exciting. In the field of business, engineering and medicine and more, 3D printing has become a thing of fashion. Offering a plethora of uses, 3D printing gives birth to an idea. Not to...