Koch Disruptive Technologies Invests $160M in Desktop Metal; Signals Impending Arrival of Mass Production Metal Additive

So the big news today is that Desktop Metal has secured more financing. Koch Disruptive Technologies led a round of 160 million USD, which brings total funding funding since 2015 to 438 million USD. The implications of this are various. Over the course of this blog post we will unpack them. The first key implication […]

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2019: 3D Printing Trends

It’s that special time of year when we start taking stock of what happened in the past year and begin looking ahead to what 3D Printing trends may likely happen in the future. With that, let’s look ahead to 2019 in the world of 3D Printing and additive manufacturing… The first thing that we think […]

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3Diligent’s New 2019 State of Metal 3D Printing Report Documents Growth of Metal 3D Printing and New Processes

Document Explores Metal 3D Printing Trends and Catalogs Existing and Emerging Processes Providing Readers with a Comprehensive Guide for Metal 3D Printing Projects El Segundo, Calif. – January 7, 2019 – 3Diligent announced today it has released its 2019 State of Metal 3D Printing Report, which provides a comprehensive source of information on current trends […]

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The disruptive impact of a 3D Printed Replacement Part on the F-35 and Beyond…

I read an article earlier this morning about some Marines from Combat Logistics Battalion 31 (CLB-31) in Carderock, Maryland that had managed to fabricate a 3D printed replacement part that saved them $70,000 relative to going back to the original equipment manufacturer. It is a remarkable story and one that really illustrates the disruptive impact of 3D […]

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Announcing 3Diligent Now Quoting Capability

3Diligent customers, we are excited to announce today the soft launch of 3Diligent Now, our rapid quoting service! The Background Since 3Diligent was founded, we have utilized the power of our software and extensive qualified network to provide  customers with one-stop access to a range of digital manufacturing technologies.  However, we were dependent on our fabrication […]

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3Diligent’s 3D Printed Gun Pledge

  As you may have heard, the US government recently reached settlement on a lawsuit related to 3D Printed guns.  The outcome of the settlement is it becomes legal to post 3D Printable files for the fabrication of firearms online starting August 1. At 3Diligent, we take very seriously our responsibility to ensure that CAD-based […]

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