Entries by Paul Collins

What is MXT®? (Metering Extruder Technology)

At the height of additive manufacturing’s growth, a promise was made to advance 3D printing technology to enable anyone to produce anything anywhere. BigRep is proud to have developed the revolutionary Metering Extruder Technology (MXT®) to finally meet that promise and provide industrial manufacturers of any size the dependable tools they need to produce without […]

Integrating CAD and additive learning into general education

Digital design and manufacturing has become increasingly relevant in a, sometimes surprisingly, eclectic mix of industries. In dentistry, fashion, manufacturing itself or any other of the plethora of industries that have evolved with the integration of 3D printing, it’s apparent that an understanding of additive manufacturing and the skills to create 3D printable designs in […]

Personalised fingerprint stool, customer manufacturing with BigRep

Additive manufacturing has offered ungated access to affordable manufacturing solutions and unprecedented reductions in the cost of low-volume high-mix manufacturing. Because of these combined possibilities, a wealth of personalized products have become available to the market from all sizes of businesses. The affordability of large-format additive technology has even changed the way professionals are introduced […]

World-first airless motorcycle tyres, featured on BigRep’s award winning Nera e-bike

An investment in new technology should do more than provide a business with an immediate boost to productivity and capability. It should promise a capacity for future applications as soon as they inevitably arise. It’s a simple consideration, but it could prevent unnecessary future investments and establish an early edge in new applications. BigRep is […]

Ready to fly: The world’s first fully 3D printed high-tech airline seats to be premiered by BigRep at Aircraft Interiors EXPO in Hamburg

Two innovative aerospace seats envisioned with Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform and the industry solution experience “Passenger Experience” / The Retro Seat saves 50 percent of original seat weight, while the cutting-edge bionic Aero Seat offers an all-new passenger experience. Hamburg / Germany, April 1, 2019 – BigRep, the global leader in large-scale 3D printing (FFF segment) […]