When it comes to high technology, it’s not uncommon even for those who understand early on the value and potential of a given advancement to fail to see the ultimate breadth of uses and applications that new technology eventually allows. Think smartphones and the mobile environment, for instance, or lasers or Internet protocol or even electricity.
3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) has announced the immediate availability of Accura® Xtreme™ White-200 plastic for use in 3D Systems’ iPro SLA® (stereolithography) printers. Said to be the toughest and most durable SLA material available today, Accura Xtreme offers high elongation at break...
Whether you think of them as dolls or action figures, the figurine business is worth billions of dollars. Now with the advent of 3D printing, that business is about to get personal.
3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) has announced a new reseller agreement with Al-mera, a jewelry solutions provider based in Istanbul, Turkey. Through the exclusive partnership, South Carolina-based 3D Systems plans to increase its coverage and focus on delivering 3D printing production solutions to the growing Turkish jewelry marketplace.
Stratasys has announced the Objet30 OrthoDesk 3D printer, specially designed for small to medium-sized labs and clinics. Described as affordable and simple-to-use, it enables orthodontists to easily create accurate, smooth, orthodontic models.