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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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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.

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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.

Fast 3D Printing

4-Hour Parts! Fast 3D Printing in Large Scale

Fast 3D printing has been the goal of new additive manufacturing technology forever. Now, as innovative new technologies hit the market that change the extrusion process allowing industrial 3D printers to produce large-scale parts in just 4 hours, that’s finally changing.

Mass Customization and the Power of 3D Printing

Mass Customization and the Power of 3D Printing

At its simplest, mass customization is exactly what it sounds like: customization on a large scale.
Customization is typically thought of as more one-of-a-kind than one-size-fits-all, which can make it difficult to achieve on a large scale. The major benefit here is in combining the low cost-per-unit of mass manufacturing with the appeal and flexibility of individual design.

Design for Additive Manufacturing

Design for Industrial Additive Manufacturing: Eliminating Support Structures

Optimizing designs is a crucial skill to create manufacturing efficiencies. To get the most out of your additive manufacturing system, or the least in terms of time and material, you need to understand the nuances of your 3D printer and how it differs from other manufacturing technologies.

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High Speed 3D Printing with the BigRep PRO – MXT versus FFF

BigRep printers are designed for industrial applications from the ground up. German-engineered for reliability, all our systems use the high-quality components needed for fast, dependable manufacturing. Now, with the advanced BigRep PRO and its proprietary Metering Extruder Technology (MXT®), we’re raising the bar again to print industrial parts from start to finish in half the time with demanding engineering-grade materials.

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GAAS, A Hands-On Additive Conference for Industrial Applications

On October 30th and 31st the new, exclusive Global Additive Applications Summit (GAAS) will run. A gathering of selected executives and innovative thought leaders over 2 days of detailed workshops and panels in an intimate Berlin location.

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BigRep Wins Creative Use at the 3D Printing Industry Awards 2019

Last week, BigRep was proud to participate in the prestigious 3D Printing Industry Awards! We had the honor to be nominated in five categories and accepted the Creative Use of 3D Printing award for the NERA eBike – our fully 3D printed e-motorcycle.

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We saw you at RAPID+TCT 2019

This year at RAPID+TCT, North America’s most influential additive manufacturing event, BigRep contributed to the industry’s ever-growing momentum by announcing a new and improved additive workhorse. The introduction of BigRep’s new generation STUDIO G2 large-format 3D printer was met with enthusiasm.

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