Fisher Price Utilizes 3D Printing to Design New Batman Toy

Toy manufacturing giant Fisher Price has recently begun to use 3D printing and virtual reality technologyies to produce rapid prototypes its new toy concepts for hand-on testing and analysis by its designers. The technology is helping the company to ensure product...

Doctors have Successful Surgery with 3D Printed Hip Replacement

In the port city of Kochi, located on India’s southwest coast, doctors have successfully completed a hip surgery for 60 year-old woman, Pennamma Mani. This was no ordinary procedure however, as doctors used a 3D printed model of her hip as the replacement. Mani,...

Engineer at NeoMetrix Reverse Engineers AR-10 Rifle from Scan Data

As an engineer at NeoMetrix Technologies, Ken Hart helps clients improve their current reverse engineering workflow through the use of 3D scanning technology. 3D scanners are efficient at capturing surface measurements of complex parts and the output scan data serves...

3D Printing & Digital Technology: Benefiting Aircraft Engine Manufacturing

The small town of Cameri, located in between two of Italy’s most industrial cities, Milan and Turin, may not be the most appealing destination to tourists, but to those involved in additive manufacturing, it is an engineer’s playground. Avio Aero, now...