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How Long Does 3D Printing Take?

By |2019-04-01T15:30:47-05:00September 20th, 2018|3D Printing|

How long does 3D Printing Take? 3D printing a part can take anywhere from 30 minutes to 7 days or more. There are a several factors that dictate how long it takes to 3d print a part. These include the overall size and geometry of the part as well as the 3D printing technology [...]

PolyJet 3D Printing Basics

By |2019-02-14T16:37:24-05:00September 6th, 2018|3D Printing|

PolyJet 3D Printing Basics PolyJet 3D printing technology was created around 1998 and has quickly been adopted by many industries, including consumer goods and medical development, to improve processes and create incredibly detailed prototypes. PolyJet 3D printing is best used for fit and function models, high-detail parts, and over-mold parts. For parts needing great [...]

FDM 3D Printing Material Guide

By |2018-09-10T19:35:17-05:00August 27th, 2018|3D Printing|

Beginner's Guide to FDM Printing Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) printing is a 3D printing technology that produces part from industrial grade thermoplastics. Because of its durability, FDM is perfect for functional prototyping and end-use parts. FDM printing also happens to be the technology we use for 3D printing many of the jigs and fixtures [...]

3D Printing for the Automotive Industry

By |2018-08-16T16:07:05-05:00August 16th, 2018|3D Printing|

3D Printing for the Automotive Industry In 2016, 70 million passenger vehicles were produced with one manufacturing plant easily producing between three and four hundred thousand vehicles annually. So, it makes sense that the automotive industry is known to have huge production volumes. The automotive industry is going through a transformative period and additive [...]

3 Reasons to Outsource Your 3D Printing Needs

By |2019-02-14T16:37:18-05:00August 6th, 2018|3D Printing|

3 Reasons to Outsource Your 3D Printing Needs 3D printing technology is nearly ubiquitous and it's benefits to an organization are well documented. However, it may not be in your organization's best interest to invest in bringing the technologies and capabilities in-house. While it's true that 3D printing is revolutionizing the manufacturing industry, certainly [...]

How 3D Printing Is Revolutionizing The Manufacturing Industry

By |2018-07-30T21:39:27-05:00July 30th, 2018|3D Printing|

How 3D Printing Is Revolutionizing The Manufacturing Industry 3D printing is changing just about everything in the manufacturing world. It's shrinking supply chains, reducing time-to-market, and increasing the ability to adapt to customer needs. Rapid prototypes, tools, jigs and fixtures, end-use parts, and anything else you can design to speed up or enhance your [...]

Beginner’s Guide to 3D Printing

By |2018-07-30T17:04:32-05:00July 16th, 2018|3D Printing|

Beginner's Guide to 3D Printing Over the past two decades the use of 3D printing has become ubiquitous and embraced throughout virtually every industry engaged in product development. Although the technical term for this manufacturing process is additive manufacturing most people refer to it as simply 3D Printing. While traditional manufacturing processes focus on [...]

3D Printing Design Guide: Fused Deposit Modelling

By |2018-11-13T15:50:23-05:00April 2nd, 2018|3D Printing|

3D Printing Design Guide: Fused Deposit Modelling Overview Fused deposition modelling, or FDM, is a popular and cost-effective 3D printing technology that produces durable parts from standard thermoplastics. FDM accounts for much of the 3D printing we do at 3 Space, both for customers and for our own in-house projects. We’re experts when it [...]

3D Scanning Applications

By |2018-09-10T19:19:10-05:00November 30th, 2017|3D Scanning|

3D Scanning is a versatile technology with applications across a diverse array of industries. Whether it’s engineering, manufacturing, architecture or even arts and entertainment, 3D scanning can save you time and money. Below are just a few of the most common applications for 3D scanning technology. New Product Development 3D scanning can be a boon [...]

3D Scanning Technology Comparison

By |2018-09-10T19:17:01-05:00October 3rd, 2017|3D Scanning|

3D Scanning Technology Comparison There are a variety of 3D scanning technologies available. What distinguishes each technology is the means by which they measure the distance to points in their field of view. Each technology has its own strengths and weaknesses and is best suited to particular applications. Laser 3D Scanning Laser 3D scanners are [...]

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