Entries by Mark Henton

The Ultimaker 2+ Connect has arrived!

Ultimaker launched their latest 3d printer to the market today – The Ultimaker 2+ Connect The Ultimaker 2+ Connect is designed to be your reliable first step into the Ultimaker world of easy, remote 3D printing. Featuring networking capabilities and a new touchscreen, the latest addition to the Ultimaker 3D printing portfolio will enable you […]

A beginners guide to Support Materials in 3D Printing

Did you get a chance to read this great introductory article on support materials provided by Ultimaker? If not don’t worry, you can find the full article here: Why are support materials important? With FFF (fused filament fabrication) 3D printing, objects are created in layers, from bottom to top. Melted filament passes through the 3D […]

Ultimaker S5 Pro Bundle – what are the key features?

The Ultimaker S5 Pro Bundle (consists of the S5 3D Printer, the S5 Air Manager and the S5 Material Station) – is what Ultimaker call their most professional 3d printing solution to date. In this post we are going to list the key features of the Pro Bundle and explain the key benefits of each […]

3D Printing and the London Skyline

Architect firms and their clients world-wide have been benefiting from the use of 3d printing to help visualize their designs at various stages of the creative process and create incredible scaled models. Modeling in architecture takes surgical precision. Customers expect down to a tenth of a millimeter dimensional accuracy. To remain the world-leader in architectural […]

3D Printing – the go-to technology for the production of dental aligner models

We posted earlier this year about how the Photocentric Magna can produce a whopping 46 Dental Models in just 1 hour and 24 minutes – if you missed it you can read and watch a great video on the process here: https://www.dream3d.co.uk/photocentric-magna-46-dental-models-in-1-hour-24-minutes/ 3d printing has become the go-to for the production of dental aligner models […]

Photocentric Magna – 46 Dental Models in 1 hour 24 minutes

Photocentric have produced a detailed workflow video showing how to 3DPrint 46 Dental Models in 1 hour and 24 minutes on the Photocentric Liquid Crystal Magna Find full specs and details here: To find out more about this amazing machine or for a tailor made quote, please get in touch with us at info@dream3d.co.uk or […]

Zortrax Dual – Ready to Work in 8 Minutes?

To find out more about what this great machine can do, please see our detailed product features and spec page here: https://www.dream3d.co.uk/product/zortrax-m300-dual/ For a bespoke quote on machines, materials and accessories please email us at info@dream3d.co.uk or give us a call on 07789266163

METHOD Pro Series | Robots – All Axis Robotics Case Study

ABOUT THE PROJECT This custom dual-grit robot sander attachment was designed and manufactured in-house by All Axis engineers in under two weeks using a MakerBot METHOD X 3D printer with strong and durable real ABS material. The robot sander automates the time-consuming manual aluminum sanding operation, helping a machine shop to run more efficiently by […]

Ultimaker’s complete solution: 3D printing with high-performance plastics and composites

Ultimaker has a complete solution for high-performance composites on the Ultimaker S5, following collaborations with leading materials companies, including Owens Corning and DSM. Material profiles for Owens Corning XSTRAND™ and DSM Novamid® materials will become available in Ultimaker Cura. And a new abrasion-resistant print core for the Ultimaker S5 will enable reliable printing with composites. The new CC […]