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May 30, 2019

3DEO in the News: 3D Printing in the Medical Technology Industry: An Economic Case

3D printing has left behind its days as an obscure, fledgling technology of dubious real-world value. In nearly all corners of the modern manufacturing environment, additive manufacturing (AM) is now recognized as a powerful manufacturing…
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Industry TrendsMedical DeviceMetal 3D Printing
January 30, 2019

3D Printing in the Medical Technology Industry: An Economic Case

A close look at the variables that determine final part cost reveals that additive manufacturing can be an efficient solution for many medtech applications—but only if approached correctly. 3D printing has left behind its days…
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Medical DeviceMetal Additive Manufacturing
November 30, 2018

Layering Metal: Additive Manufacturing in MedTech

Even though additive manufacturing and 3D printing (AM/3DP) are still in the early adoption phase by most medical device manufacturers (MDMs), these technologies continue to evolve at a rapid pace. Today, most AM/3DP applications in…
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Medical DeviceMetal 3D PrintingNewsPrototype to Production
October 25, 2018

5 Steps to Move 3D Printing Processes from Prototyping to Production

Advances in 3D printing could make medtech mass customization a reality. Matt Sand, president of 3DEO, will discuss the role of 3D printing in medtech in the MD&M Minneapolis session, “3D Printing: The Journey from Prototyping to Production…
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ManufacturingMedical DeviceMetal 3D PrintingSurgical Instruments
May 23, 2018

What you need to know about the FDA’s guidelines for 3D-printed medical devices

No matter how you slice it, the spike in industry-wide 3D printing revenues over the past 5 years has been impressive. A close look at that growth, however, reveals something interesting: it’s been disproportionately driven…
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Medical DeviceMetal 3D PrintingSurgical Instruments
April 17, 2018

3D Printing is Driving Innovation in Medical Devices

Metal 3D printing continues to play a key role in driving innovation within the MedTech industry. The process has three primary advantages over traditional manufacturing techniques: Mass Customization Lower Cost in Low Volumes Design Flexibility…
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Medical DeviceMetal 3D PrintingStrategySurgical Instruments
November 2, 2017

Personalization: 3D Printing’s Strategic Advantage in Medical Device Manufacturing

Additive manufacturing (aka 3D printing) has a singular, strategic advantage in the medical device market: personalization. The global market for 3D-printed medical devices is expected to explode to nearly $10 billion by 2025, which represents…
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