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Lunar Rover Gets 3D Printing Boost
Makerbot METHOD X is being tapped to create prototype and production parts for a NASA Lunar Rover project in the works at Lockheed Martin Space.
Leading end users, vendors outline the future of additive manufacturing in Chicago.

EnvisionTEC and Covestro Collaborate on 3D Printing Applications
New Resin e-PerFORM, based on SLA Resin Somos PerFORM, has been optimized for EnvisionTEC 3D printers.
Covestro and ParaMatters Co-Develop Anisotropic Optimization Software
By combining ParaMatters' and Covestro's expertise, the two companies are delivering a complete anisotropic design and workflow that explores use of filament extrusion 3D printing with fiber-reinforced materials.
Azul 3D Launches LAKE Printer 
With throughput and an array of materials, the Lake printer will enable manufacturers to consider 3D printing for a wide range of manufacturing applications.
Impossible Objects Cuts Prices for 3D Printed Composite PEEK Products
Polyetheretherketone (PEEK) is a semi-crystalline, high-performance engineering thermoplastic.
3D Printing Inches Toward Electronics
Additive manufacturing adoption in electronics has lagged behind other sectors, but advances in materials and processes are driving experimental use cases.
3D Systems Accelerates Access to Advanced Materials
Company facilitating additive manufacturing of high-strength, corrosion-resistant parts in Certified Scalmalloy (A) & Certified M789 (A) on Direct Metal Printing platform.
Desktop Metal Launches 316L Stainless Steel
Shop System binder jetting enables cost-effective batch production of 316L stainless steel parts via additive manufacturing.
Sintavia Develops Proprietary Copper Printing Technology
GRCop-42 material parameter and furnacing specification to enable full alloy adoption.
Markforged Launches Composite Materials for Aerospace
Onyx FR-A and Carbon Fiber FR-A targeted at highly regulated industries.
New Dry Cabinet for 3D Printing Filament
BigRep SHIELD is a large-format cabinet for optimal material storage.
GKN Additive Develops 3D Printing Process for Low Alloy Steels
New powder materials are specialized for additive manufacturing with regard to spreadability, laser absorption (Laser AM) and sinterability (Binder Jetting).
Editor’s Pick: Explore new multi-material 3D printing capabilities
Both the J35 Pro and the J55 Prime are compatible with Stratasys GrabCAD Print, a utility that allows users to import native CAD files or 3MF files for printing. 
AGC Ceramics and voxeljet Develop 3D Printing Ceramics
The material is  particularly suitable for 3D printing of highly complex molds and cores for metal casting, the companies say.
Material Insights into Additive Manufacturing
Use of multiscale material modeling and simulation software is helping expand role of additive manufacturing.
3D Systems and Alpine F1 Team Advance Wind Tunnel Productivity
New Accura Composite PIV material enables more efficient part production, more accurate and higher resolution Particle Image Velocimetry (PIV) testing data, companies say.



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Lunar Rover Gets 3D Printing Boost
Makerbot METHOD X is being tapped to create prototype and production parts for a NASA Lunar Rover project in the...

EMPHYSIS Helps Link Digital Simulation and Embedded Software
The research project EMPHYSIS led by Bosch has delivered the new “eFMI standard” for model exchange to accelerate the model-based...

General Lattice Secures Contract with the U.S. Army
Goal is to improve energy absorption of next-generation combat helmet with 3D printing, according to the organizations.

EnvisionTEC and Covestro Collaborate on 3D Printing Applications
New Resin e-PerFORM, based on SLA Resin Somos PerFORM, has been optimized for EnvisionTEC 3D printers.

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