LimbForge improves 3D printed elbow prosthesis with natural arm swing

LimbForge improves 3D printed elbow prosthesis with natural arm swing

LimbForge, an offshoot of 3D printed prosthetics community e-NABLE, has developed a 3D printed prosthetic elbow that incorporates features suggested by both patients and prosthetists. The nonprofit will now test the device on patients. Most regular readers of 3Ders will have heard of e-NABLE, the simple 3D printed prosthesis project that became a global movement […]

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BayBG announces seven-figure investment in German RepRap’s Liquid Additive Manufacturing (LAM) Technology

BayBG announces seven-figure investment in German RepRap's Liquid Additive Manufacturing (LAM) Technology

BayBG Bayerische Beteiligungsgesellschaft, one of the largest equity investment funds for small and medium size businesses in Germany, has officially sunk its teeth into the liquid 3D printing game with a seven-figure investment in 3D printing company German RepRap GmbH. The massive financier has now secured itself as a minority shareholder in RepRap’s framework, whose […]

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Thyssenkrupp’s 3D Printing facility up and running

Thyssenkrupp’s 3D Printing facility up and running

German steel and engineering conglomerate Thyssenkrupp, already known for pioneering graphene technologies, has announced that its purpose built 3D printing centre has opened and commenced production. Known as the “TechCenter Additive Manufacturing”, the facility is located in Mulheim am Ruhr boasts an EOS M290 metal 3D printing machine and a plastic selective laser sintering machine […]

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