3D Printing Systems

Mind the Gap… Aligning Industry and Academia to Power Additive Manufacturing

Courtesy of Gina Scala, Stratasys Apr 23, 2019 For many years, 3D Printing was an abstract concept. The technology “could” be used to advance innovation, streamline design cycles, and power manufacturing, but there was little or no proof. Industries started to explore how to align additive manufacturing across business, but there were few use-cases to… read more

MakerBot launches 3D Printing Certification Program for Students

Apr 2 – 2019 | | by Felipe Castaneda, Senior Creative Manager, MakerBot MakerBot expands its 3D printing educational ecosystem with a new program aimed to empower students with design thinking and creative problem-solving skills through real-world design applications. MakerBot, a global leader in 3D printing, bridges the 3D printing skills gap with the launch… read more

Masconomet High School Future Engineer Interns for AET labs

AET Labs recently had the pleasure of hosting a bright young intern and budding engineer from Masconomet Regional High School here at our Essex, MA headquarters. Senior Tori LeClair came to us in early April bringing with her a sharp mind, a sweet disposition and an eagerness to learn about digital fabrication and the design… read more

AET Labs & MakerBot Experimental Extruder Workshop Recap

On March 23rd AET Labs and MakerBot introduced the new MakerBot Labs Experimental Extruder to the New England education community. Educators from Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Connecticut came together at Minuteman High School in Lexington, MA for this fun, hands-on day of 3D printing instruction. MakerBot Product Specialist Chris Franks began the day with a… read more

Minuteman High School Hosts Ribbon Cutting to Celebrate New Advanced Manufacturing Program

On Thursday, February 15, 2018 Minuteman High School in Lexington, MA unveiled its highly-anticipated new Advanced Manufacturing Lab to students, members of local industry and a host of invited dignitaries including Massachusetts Lt. Governor Karyn Polito, State Representatives Kate Hogan, Denise Garlick and Jay Kaufman, State Senator Richard Ross and Assistant Secretary for Career Education… read more

Interdisciplinary Learning on Advanced Technology Strengthens STEM at Marlborough High School

Originally published by Stratasys, a global leader in applied additive manufacturing. AET Labs is happy to serve the New England education community as a Stratasys partner. High-Level Learners In 2011, Marlborough High School (MHS) in Massachusetts established their STEM Early College High School program after receiving a grant from the U.S. DOL and the Massachusetts… read more

Extreme Redesign 2018 Announced

Chances are if you were to give your savvy students a product to critique they would quickly assess it and think “I can make this better”, and they’d probably be right! Why not harness that “making” enthusiasm into an engineering design learning opportunity?   Extreme Redesign is a global quest sponsored by Stratasys and GrabCAD… read more

A Doctor’s Perspective on the Future of 3D Printing in Hospitals

In this first installment of our 3DP Healthcare Solutions Blog Series we take a closer look at a ground-breaking investigative trial called 3D Hearts Enabling a Randomized Trial (3DHEART). This initiative is a clinical study to better understand the impact of 3D printed heart models for pre-operative planning for pediatric heart surgery. In a recent interview with Dr. Alistair Phillips, Co-Chair for the… read more

Tour Desktop Metal with AET Labs

Desktop Metal Studio Printer

On October 4th AET Labs will be hosting a tour of Desktop Metal at their sleek new facility in Burlington, MA. Come and speak with the experts in metal 3DP, tour the facility and see this revolutionary technology in action. When: October 4, 2017 from 8:30-11:30am Where: Desktop Metal, 63 3rd Ave, Burlington, MA 01803   Released on… read more

CIC Boston “Medical Innovations in 3D Printing” Seminar Recap

On June 7th AET Labs, along with our partners from Stratasys, kicked off our 3DP Healthcare Solutions Series with a medical roadshow at the Cambridge Innovation Center (CIC) in the heart of Boston’s financial district. We’d like to express a heartfelt note of thanks to all who attended our Medical Innovations in 3D Printing seminar.… read more