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Additive Manufacturing: Everything you need to know

Additive manufacturing (AM) isn’t just one process. It’s a whole workflow that can impact product development from design to manufacturing. Let’s dive into a look at how AM works, where it can be used, and what the future might bring.

From Idea to  Functioning 3D Printed Motorcycle in 12 Weeks

NERA shows that the low cost and fast results of additive manufacturing allow designers to immediately test prototypes and rapidly produce iterations of experimental engineering.

Ebook: How Ford Reduced Tooling Lead Time by 94%

Ford Motor Company optimized factory-floor tooling production with a 94% lead time reduction by introducing BigRep large-format additive manufacturing.

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How Walter Automobiltechnik Streamlines Quality Assurance with 3D Printed Automotive Production Tools

Integrating 3D printing into the automotive industry’s product development and prototyping workflows is now a widely accepted strategy to reduce costs and lead times. Despite the acceptance, later stages of industrial production remain ripe for additive innovation. One recent area of rapid growth is in 3D printed production tools for use in serial production.

What is Vacuum Forming & Thermoforming?

What is Thermoforming & Vacuum Forming? How to 3D Print Moulds Easily.

Vacuum forming has been used for nearly a century to make many of the products we see and use daily. From grocery store items to car parts, vacuum formed components are all around us. But how are they made – and how is 3D printing making them better?

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Nikola Motor Invests in a BigRep PRO to Help Lead the Future of Sustainable Heavy-Duty Trucking

Nikola Motor invested in the BigRep PRO large-format additive manufacturing system to streamline the design and manufacturing processes of their zero-emission battery-electric and hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicles.

Carbon Fiber 3D Printing

Carbon Fiber 3D Printer: Everything You Need To Know

Plastics reinforced with either chopped or continuous carbon fiber offer engineering-grade performance with all the benefits of 3D printing.

But what are these materials, what advantages do they offer, where are they best used, and how can you work with them?

3D Printed Solar Powered Car Prototype

3D Printed Car Parts for Solar-Electric Vehicles

3D printed car parts are helping engineers to rapidly prototype solar powered cars, amplifying research into replacing fossil fuels with pure solar energy in consumer vehicles.

Rapid Prototyping - Better Engineering

Rapid Prototyping and 3D Printing for Better Engineering

Engineering relies on building toward the best solution. That process, though, is subject to a variety of bottlenecks at various points throughout. Forestalling one major bottleneck that happens on the way to a final product design can make your entire process better – and faster. Rapid prototyping can ease your entire engineering process in a big way with large-format 3D printing.

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BigRep STUDIO G2 Available for Lease Across North America

The BigRep STUDIO G2, our versatile 3D printer for demanding industrial applications like factory jigs and fixtures with a variety of engineering-grade filaments is now available in six-month rental leases at an affordable rate.

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BigRep Ships its 500th Large-Format 3D Printer!

“Signed, sealed and delivered!”

Over at BigRep we’re passing milestones and celebrating the 500th delivery of our large-format 3D printers – making BigRep one of the world’s most trusted and successful AM manufacturers!

Formnext 2019

Digital Solutions Empowering Production: BigRep Showcases Industrial AM’s Powerful Applications at Formnext 2019

BigRep presenting industrial application prototypes in a Fully 3D Printed Autonomous Electric Podcar and with partners Bosch Rexroth, AIRBUS and Dassault Systèmes. BigRep is at Formnext 2019 in Booth 12.1 Hall C12.

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