Skorpion Engineering transforms prototyping with Stratasys 3D printers

Skorpion Engineering transforms prototyping with Stratasys 3D printers

Skorpion Engineering, a luxury automotive service bureau, is now producing complex automotive prototypes and components up to 1.5 times faster than by traditional means using 3D printing The service bureau uses Stratasys FDM and PolyJet 3D printers to 3D print exterior and interior prototypes from metal and multi-materials within 24 hours of a customer request. […]

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ETH Zurich researchers develop 4D prints that can expand up to 200%

ETH Zurich researchers develop 4D prints that can expand up to 200%

Researchers at the renowned Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (ETH Zurich) are breaking new ground in the rapidly expanding field of 4D printing. As outlined in a new study by Mechanical and Process Engineering professors Marius Wagner, Tian Chen, and Kristina Shea, shape memory polymers have been found to be an important catalyst […]

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VTT suggests 5% of all spare parts could be digitally stored for 3D printing

VTT suggests 5% of all spare parts could be digitally stored for 3D printing

The VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, a technological research organisation serving both the public and private sector, has completed research on the advantages of digitalising and 3D printing spare parts. The findings of the research, suggests that digitalisation could create a “competitive advantage” for businesses. The reasons given include increased availability, cost savings, customisation […]

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