3D Printers

See the Latest in Digital Fabrication Technology in Action – March 14th at WPI

Digital Fabrication Showcase - 2017

AET’s 3rd annual Digital Fabrication Technology Showcase is fast approaching! New England educators are invited to learn how integrating digital fabrication technology into their school’s curriculum can promote design-thinking and innovation. This year’s showcase at the WPI Campus in Worcester, will feature a series of interactive Learning Labs to demonstrate the latest in digital fabrication machines & tools… read more

GrabCAD & AET Labs co-host “How to 3D Print” Meetup at UML Innovation Hub

UML Innovation Hub Event

AET Labs had the pleasure of co-sponsoring the “How to 3D Print” meetup hosted at the UML Innovation Hub on Thursday, January 26th. Shuvom Ghose of GrabCAD shared an insightful presentation to a crowd of enthusiastic students, teachers, and community innovators looking to get their 3D printing questions answered. Ghose gave valuable insight on preparing 3D… read more

Develop your 3D printing Craftsmanship Skills with our NEW Hands-on MakerBot Post Processing Workshop!

MakerBot Post Processing Workshop: Silicone Molds

Desktop 3D printing has had a dramatic impact on how professionals work and what students learn. But the value of 3D printing doesn’t necessarily end with the print! By learning the craftsmanship of post processing, you can create an aesthetically realistic prototype, a mold for an end-use product, or even functional machines – all without the cost of traditional… read more

‘How to 3D print’ – Free Workshop at UMass Lowell’s Innovation Hub

Thinking about integrating 3D printing into your curriculum? Have a bunch of questions? Stratasys, a leading maker of 3D printers in the world, is partnering with UMass Lowell’s Innovation Hub to hold a free, 1 hour seminar covering ‘How to 3D print’ – January 26th, 2017 from 6-8pm  Attendees will learn: -How to design files specifically… read more

Design 2020 Helps Young Designers Reimagine Product Concepts with 3D Printing

Here’s some inspiration for our local Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge participants direct from Stratasys! Today’s design students will be tomorrow’s engineers, and to help prepare them for their future challenges, Silicon Valley-based Innodesign, Stratasys and Dassault Systèmes recently partnered on the Design 2020 program. Design 2020 offered 20 Korean designers in their 20s a chance… read more

AET Labs Presents a Webinar on Post Processing Hosted by MakerBot

Help your Students Take Their Ideas Further… Discover Some Cost Effective Techniques for Creating Realistic Prototypes, Molds, Functional Machines & More. Desktop 3D printing has had a dramatic impact on how students learn. But the value of 3D printing doesn’t necessarily end with the print. With a little extra work, you can create highly realistic… read more

Three Skills Students Can Learn From 3D Printers

More and more schools are embracing technology and hands-on learning, which is why 3D printers are an ideal resource for today’s school. They can help bring history to life, help students discover practical applications for math and science, and get them excited about working together in the classroom. Using 3D printers in your classroom curriculum… read more

How to Create a 3D Printed Lithophane

Education 3D Print Your Own Lithophanes: Stratasys Education Series Class Project 22 hours ago Mac Cameron 0 Lithophanes have been around for centuries. These unique molded pieces of art are most often created in porcelain in such a way that to see the real beauty, you need to hold them up to the light.Porcelain not… read more

Regulations of 3D Printed Medical Products in Hospitals Evolving

Medical Evolving Regulations of 3D Printed Medical Products in Hospitals Sep 19, 2016 9:00 PM Scott Rader, Ph.D 2 In part 1 of this post, we reviewed the current state of regulatory considerations relating to 3D printing in healthcare. Specifically, we reviewed the FDA article in the May issue of the journal 3D Printing in Medicine.… read more