Topics: 3D Internal Structures
Today we are expanding our product offerings in the world of filament by introducing two new Type A Machines branded PLA filaments to the world: EverydayPLA and PerformancePLA.
No one likes to see their job disappear. Skilled workers who have spent their lives building trade-specific knowledge are being replaced by AI systems. The gap grows between those who have technology and those who do not, fostering discontent, political polarization, poverty, and deprivation.
I spent the weekend with my wife catching Pidgeys, Rattata’s and the occasional Pikachu. The quest to “Catch em all” had half the neighborhood out searching the park. Pokemon Go is the first mass adoption of an augmented reality game on smartphones. Already, it’s far outstripped Instagram, WhatsApp, Snapchat, and just yesterday surpassed Twitter in terms of active users on Android.
Designing objects for the additive manufacturing process (DFAM) is different than traditional design for manufacturing (DFM). This is because the 3D printing process is different than traditional machining, casting, or injection molding. These differences apply to both the design of your part, as well as the way the part is physically oriented on the build platform.