3D Scanning and 3D Printing Helps Close Cold Case

The New York State Police recently turned to the Hudson Valley Advanced Manufacturing Center for their 3D scanning and printing expertise to help solve a cold case. The decades-old unsolved murder of a woman who was found in the woods near Chester, New York, had long...

Redesign Sports Ltd. Reverse Engineers 1952 Ferrari 225

A St. Albans, United Kingdom based company, Redesign Sports Ltd., recently reverse engineered a 1952 Ferrari 225 with the purpose of producing replacement parts and conducting repairs. Due to a lack in available replacement parts and the fact that the parts are mo...

Researchers Create a Digital Noah’s Ark with 3D Scanning

A research team of over 20 people has started a project at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst with hopes of preserving endangered species facing extinction. The project, Digital Life, has been established with hopes of creating a 3D model of every living...

3D Scan to 3D Print – A Practical Guide

What is 3D Printing? 3D Printing, also known as additive manufacturing, is one of the most state-of-the-art, up and coming manufacturing technologies in the world.  3D printing is used across a wide variety of fields across the globe, including the medical, aerospace,...

3D Printing & Scanning Helps Restore World’s Only 1914 Delage Type-S

Australian engineer and pre-war motorcar specialist, Grant Cowie, has successfully restored the only remaining 1914 Delage Type-S Grand Prix car with the help of 3D printing. The engine, which was completely recreated using a 3D printed mold of sand, was restored...