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Is A Universal File Format Possible For 3D Printing? Part 3: 3MF

August 24, 2017 – MCADCcafe

Although the future of 3D printing continues to look bright, what is still needed is a new file format for 3D print data. Being very mindful of that fact, Autodesk, HP, Siemens, Stratasys, 3D Systems, and some others have come together to form the 3MF Consortium that espouses to get behind a truly ubiquitous file format for 3D printing.

EOS Joins the 3MF Consortium

May 11, 2017 – Photonic Media

WAKEFIELD, Mass., May 11, 2017 — The 3MF Consortium, an industry association created to develop and promote a new full-fidelity file format for 3D printing, has announced the membership of industrial 3D printing developer EOS.

3D printing news Sliced: EOS, EnvisionTEC, Sciaky, Duke University

May 3, 2017 – 3d Printing Industry

Today’s edition of 3D printing news Sliced for quick digestion features 3D design workshops and competitions; turtles; the latest from EOS; Multiply Labs; a 3D printed electric car; an alternative technique for metal printing; Georgia Tech; NASA; Duke University; Sciaky; Airwolf 3D; EnvisionTec; and a 3D printed tribute to the late king of Thailand.

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EOS Joins 3MF Consortium As Founding Member

May 2nd, 2017|Comments Off on EOS Joins 3MF Consortium As Founding Member

WAKEFIELD, Mass. USA – May 2, 2017 – The 3MF Consortium, an industry association created to develop and promote a new full-fidelity file format for 3D printing, today announced that EOS, a global technology leader [...]

Extensions from 3MF Bring New Efficiency and Manageability to 3D Printing

August 2nd, 2016|Comments Off on Extensions from 3MF Bring New Efficiency and Manageability to 3D Printing

Production and Slice Extensions Provide Standardized Tools for Organizing and Slicing Models WAKEFIELD, Mass. – Aug. 2, 2016 -- The 3MF Consortium (3MF) released two specification extensions to its 3MF Core Specification 1.1 for general [...]

ASTM AND 3MF SIGN LIAISON AGREEMENT

June 8th, 2016|Comments Off on ASTM AND 3MF SIGN LIAISON AGREEMENT

Cooperative Relationship Launched to Share 3D Printing, Additive Manufacturing Information WAKEFIELD, Mass., and WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. – June 8, 2016 — ASTM International (ASTM) and the 3MF Consortium (3MF) signed a liaison agreement today to [...]

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3MF: The Future of Data Transfer For 3DP

January 17th, 2017|Comments Off on 3MF: The Future of Data Transfer For 3DP

By Mark Rushton  Product Portfolio Manager, SOLIDWORKS At the launch of SOLIDWORKS 2017, a panel discussion on the Future of 3D Printing brought together experts from various machine manufacturers and service providers and took questions [...]

3MF File Format to Pave the Way to Home 3D printing

July 27th, 2016|Comments Off on 3MF File Format to Pave the Way to Home 3D printing

By Deirdre MacCormack, Chief Marketing Officer, Mcor and Special Guest Blogger Our vision as a company is to put a 3D printer in every office, classroom and eventually every home. The goal is to make [...]

3MF Version 1.1 is Here

March 18th, 2016|Comments Off on 3MF Version 1.1 is Here

I’m pleased to announce that the 3MF Consortium has released its first update to the 3MF Core Specification.  Available for download here. Version 1.1 is the latest proof of the 3MF Consortium’s commitment to defining [...]

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