3D printed self-balancing scooter is German students’ attempt to ‘think additively’

3D printed self-balancing scooter is German students' attempt to 'think additively'

Students from the University of Applied Sciences Ravensburg-Weingarten in Germany have designed a first-of-its-kind 3D printed self-balancing scooter. The project is being supported by Stratasys, whose Fortus 900mc 3D printer was used for the larger components. Stroll down the street in any major city today and you’ll see groups of tourists riding Segways—self-balancing, single-person vehicles […]

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Fraunhofer ILT to unveil large-scale SLM 3D printing system at Formnext 2017

Fraunhofer ILT to unveil large-scale SLM 3D printing system at Formnext 2017

To kick things off this Thursday, we’ve got more exciting news for this year’s formnext exhibition, as scientists from the Germany-based Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology ILT have announced they will be presenting their latest development there: a new, large-scale SLM laboratory system. The new selective laser melting 3D printing system, which was developed at […]

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