The First Shift Blog

Posts Tagged 3D Printing

What the Media Leaves Out of Its 3D Printing Coverage
Additive

What the Media Leaves Out of Its 3D Printing Coverage

There’s an adage you often hear that “all publicity is good publicity,” and for the most part this has proved true for the 3D printing industry. But while media attention is helping to inspire tomorrow’s engineers, it’s created a distorted perception of the technology, one that’s limiting its true value.

FDM Mini-Guide
Additive

FDM Mini-Guide

Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) is an additive manufacturing process in which a machine precisely extrudes melted plastic filament to create a part.

Three Benefits of Urethane Casting
Additive

Three Benefits of Urethane Casting

Whether you’re a Fortune 500 company or a start-up looking to beat your competitor to market, striking the right balance between high-quality, end-use parts and production lead-time can be a headache.