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Rapid 2019 Recap

By Matt Fildes / June 4, 2019 / 0 Comments

From May 21 – 23, 2019, the Plural team was in Detroit at the Rapid + TCT show. We spoke to hundreds of people about the Plural advantages of 3ntr printers: large printer beds, open materials libraries, high temperature extruder, and the dry material handling system. Making its 2019 Rapid debut, the A2v4 features higher…

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Rapid 2019 Preview and AMUG 2019 Recap

By Matt Fildes / April 30, 2019 / 0 Comments

We’ve caught our breath just in time for Rapid in Detroit. Are you going? Because we’re speaking about estimating cost per part at Rapid + TCT Show 2019 on May 22. One of the top questions among additive manufacturing clients is “How do we take the first step toward additive manufacturing? And, how do we…

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AMUG 2019: Temperature Defines the Printer

By Matt Fildes / March 6, 2019 / 0 Comments

Last month, we gave a preview of our AMUG presentation. We discussed high temperature materials like PEEK, PEKK, and Ultem. As the open materials marketplace continues to grow, consider this: how do you select a printer that will deliver for your applications today and meet your needs tomorrow? Consider your application then evaluate materials for…

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AMUG 2019 Preview: PEEK, PEKK, Ultem

By Matt Fildes / February 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

One of the hot market topics has been high strength, high temperature materials such as PEEK, PEKK, and Ultem. Together, Plural Additive Manufacturing and Arkema will cover the differences, specific strengths and dig into the print environments while noting the trade-offs with materials and printers. Given the rapid growth of the open materials marketplace and…

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Open Materials at the Rapid + TCT Show 2018

By Matt Fildes / May 22, 2018 / 0 Comments

At the Rapid + TCT Show in Fort Worth, Texas, several speakers signaled the rise of open materials. At Plural, we’ve been supporting open materials for a while. It’s nice to hear the word is getting out. HP gets it. Stephen Nigro at HP noted that open materials selection unlocks innovation and material pricing in…

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Additive Manufacturing Conference 2017 Review

By superadmin / October 27, 2017 / 0 Comments

Thoughts from Our First AM2017 Show Ed and I attended the annual Additive Manufacturing Conference (AMC), held this year in Knoxville Tennessee, at the Knoxville Convention Center.  Knoxville is a great city with friendly people.  The convention center facilities were clean, comfortable and we wanted for nothing they didn’t handle within minutes.  Logistics, electrical, the…

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RAPID Rundown – Thoughts from Our First Show

By superadmin / May 18, 2017 / 0 Comments

Thoughts from Our First RAPID Show   It’s been a week since the Plural team left Pittsburgh, and we’re still coming down off the high that was RAPID 2017. What an event! 3ntr CEO & Chief Engineer, Davide Ardizzoia, joined us from Italy, and we plied our visitors with Jello shots from the JEVO machine. Between…

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By superadmin / May 11, 2017 / 0 Comments

October 10-12, 2017 / Knoxville Convention Center, Knoxville, TN The focus of the Additive Manufacturing Conference is on industrial applications of additive technologies for making functional components and end-use production parts. It will cover the processes, applications and materials to give you practical knowledge on how to implement AM in your facility. At the event…

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Join us in the Knowledge Theater at PLM

By superadmin / May 4, 2017 / 0 Comments

Join us in the Knowledge Theater at PLM and see what additive manufacturing can do for your business. Attend the following learning sessions: Incorporating Additive Manufacturing into your Production Process Partner Sessions May 10th 9:15 Room 110 ( Additive Manufacturing Overview from a Data/Repeatability Standpoint Knowledge Theater Sessions May 10th 1:30 Knowledge Theater 2 (

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Plural @ RAPID 2017

By superadmin / May 1, 2017 / Comments Off on Plural @ RAPID 2017

3NTR A2 3D Printer Makes its NA Tradeshow Debut at RAPID 2017!     We are excited to formally introduce 3ntr industrial grade printers, and 3ntr CEO and Chief Engineer, Davide Ardizzoia, to the North American Additive Manufacturing community. Come see our large-format A2 printer in action, meet the Plural team and take a look at some of the exciting…

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