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The i.materialise blog keeps you updated about outstanding 3D designs, the newest 3D printing technologies and the best 3D modeling software tutorials.
Aluminum 3D Printing Gets Bigger:  We Increased the Printing Size By 162%!

Aluminum 3D Printing Gets Bigger: We Increased the Printing Size By 162%!

Now that’s a big one: We’ve noticed that aluminum 3D prints are often demanded for large designs – and that’s why we decided to increase the printing size by a swooping 162%.

Formerly, the maximum printing size in aluminum was 250 x 250 x 295 mm. Now, however, you order prints with a size up to 500 x 280 x 345 mm!

Simply upload your 3D file, choose our 3D printed aluminum from the list of material, and place your order.

Fusion 360 3D Printing Tutorial

Fusion 360 3D Printing Tutorial

Autodesk Fusion 360 is one of the most popular programs among the 3D printing community, especially for those interested in industrial design. It combines powerful functionalities with a beginner-friendly interface and a relatively easy learning curve. In this tutorial, we will dive deeper into the 3D printing capabilities of Fusion 360. We will learn how to model, edit, prepare and 3D print a Fusion 360 design. So let’s get started!

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Materialise Begins Production with HP Jet Fusion 3D 4200

Materialise Begins Production with HP Jet Fusion 3D 4200

The widely anticipated HP Multi Jet Fusion technology, which promises to be a game-changer in the 3D printing industry, entered production recently at Europe’s largest single-site factory for 3D printing. Materialise, our parent company and leading provider of Additive Manufacturing software and sophisticated 3D printing solutions in the medical and industrial markets, has also added a second HP Jet Fusion 3D 4200 Printing Solution to its production facility. The technology is currently available for orders for Materialise selected partners.

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