3D Printing

3D Printing

PLM Group partner and 3D printer developer Markforged has released their Blacksmith software for Markforged X7 printers. The software is designed to improve print use and quality, making sure parts are accurate every time. Blacksmith connects part design, production and inspection with the ability to learn through artificial intelligence (AI). As Blacksmith leverages federated learning

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Technical universities and vocational schools have two main objectives when educating their students. First, they seek to build a strong backbone of technical knowledge through theory-heavy classes. Second, and perhaps more importantly, they provide a place for students to learn and practice real job skills before joining the workforce. These job skills are taught via

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Jigs, fixtures and grippers for robots are invaluable tools in manufacturing. By 3D printing these tools, you can drastically reduce cost and improve lead times. You also release bandwidth of traditional manufacturing methods, such as CNC milling. What are jigs, fixtures and grippers? Jigs, fixtures and grippers are tools, or workpieces that are used to

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