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Fillamentum, a manufacturer of 3D printing filaments, has released to market its new PLA Extrafill Vertigo Galaxy material, suitable for Fused Deposition Modelling. more

6 Oct 2017 09:45 News

Verbatim has announced the launched of a new high-performance filament, named PRIMALLOY BLACK. more

12 Sep 2017 11:15 TCT Show

A1Filament, a 3D printing material manufacturer, has officially launched its Kickstarter campaign as it looks to raise $465,000 to mass produce its bio-compostable filament range. more

19 Jun 2017 15:46 News

Polish filament manufacturer, FIBERLAB, has released a new flexible and temperature resistant material, Fiberflex 40D. more

14 Jun 2017 14:25 News

Thermoplastic technology company, SABIC has unveiled a new portfolio of high-performance filament grades for FDM 3D printing at RAPID+TCT. more

10 May 2017 15:48 RAPID + TCT

Aleph Objects, best-known for developing the LulzBot brand of 3D printers, has announced the launch and availability of a certified Open Source Hardware 3D printing filament at RAPID+TCT. more

9 May 2017 13:00 RAPID + TCT

The Blackbelt3D printer is about to take off

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UPDATED ON WED MAY 3: Editor, Dan O'Connor spotted something of interest in his twitter timeline last week. A new, Dutch 3D printer capable of printing huge parts using a conveyor belt system. more

2 May 2017 15:49 Daniel O'Connor's Blog

Aleph Objects, the developers of LulzBot desktop 3D printers, will launch a new 3D printing filament at RAPID+TCT 2017 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The company is confident the new filament will ‘make waves’ throughout the 3D technology sector. more

26 Apr 2017 15:00 RAPID + TCT

Swedish 3D printer manufacturer, Magicfirm Europe AB and desktop 3D printer supplier, Hawk 3D Proto have announced a strategic partnership. more

12 Apr 2017 16:29 News

Verbatim, a company under the Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Group which provides a range of technological applications, has announced Polypropylene (PP), its new 3D printing filament. more

4 Apr 2017 16:08 News

Innofil3D, a manufacturer of 3D printing filaments, is to become the preferred materials supplier for Tractus3D through a new partnership agreement. Tractus3D will take advantage of Innofil3D's innovative filaments, such as the PRO1 released in 2016. more

28 Feb 2017 10:34 News

3D4Makers, a producer of high-performance filaments, has developed a new extrusion process whereby filament does not require water during cooling. This allows the company to produce stronger materials at lower temperatures. more

27 Feb 2017 10:26 News

Tanzania STICLab microscope

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A small technology and innovation company is working to create a healthier environment and produce more medical tools with re-used plastic waste as 3D printer filament. The project is called ReFabDar and focuses on the city of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania more

20 Feb 2017 11:45 News

Californian additive manufacturing company, ALT LLC has announced it will launch an Indiegogo Campaign to recycle plastics for high performance 3D printing filament, after it realised AM methods introduce plastic waste into landfills and waterways. more

8 Dec 2016 15:24 News

SENTINEL final rendering

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A team of designers from Canada have created a 3D printer accessory that monitors and cleans the filament. The designers have gone about creating the accessory so production is not ruined midway through due to low filament levels. more

28 Nov 2016 14:14 News

Henkel logo

Henkel

Leading global supplier of high performance materials for critical applications, Henkel is focused on developing novel filament and powder materials in the additive manufacturing field. In preparation, Henkel has partnered with DUS Architects. more

23 Nov 2016 12:34 News

Small pieces of cut up rope go into this DIY machine to be turned into filament.

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A teacher from Tasmania has found a way to recycle marine rope offcuts and turn it into 3D printing filament. Mr Gogolin figured he could melt unwanted plastic rope into a thin, consistent filament for the printer, reducing the amount of waste. more

15 Nov 2016 12:16 News

Ian Wright Floreon

Floreon

Ian Wright has teamed up with 3D printing filament manufacturers, Floreon, to take part in a competition and promote the use of greener plastics. By designing a stylish pair of glasses for the Arsenal legend, you could win an Ultimaker 2+ printer. more

14 Nov 2016 10:49 News

PocketMaker 3D family

PocketMaker 3D

A group of young designers from Beijing have developed an affordable, miniature 3D printing system. The PocketMaker has resisted expendable features and is set to retail at around $149 if and when it launches next year. more

9 Nov 2016 16:33 News

New carbon nanotube reinforced composite filament is designed for 3D printing injection moulding tools for short production runs. more

31 Oct 2016 15:02 News